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Eye to Hand, Learn to Draw 4-Week Workshop

Published: Thursday, 8 February 2018

Eye to Hand is an observational drawing course taught by award winning contemporary artist Genevieve Swifte. The six week course explores the relationship between the eye and the hand to develop observational and motor skills through traditional and contemporary approaches to mark making. Based in the creative heart of Canberra at the historic Ainslie and […]

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Dadang Christanto – Lost

Published: Tuesday, 6 February 2018

Nancy Sever Gallery is pleased to launch its 2018 program with an exhibition of recent work by Dadang Christanto, one of Australia’s leading contemporary artists. In the exhibition Lost Dadang Christanto focuses on the issue of heritage and critical collective memory on traditional knowledge, called pawukon (wuku), that has been lost. The work is a reflection, a […]

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At home he’s a tourist

Published: Monday, 27 November 2017

New work by Derek O’Connor. Born in Warwickshire, England in 1957, Derek O’Connor moved to Adelaide in 1969, and today lives and works in Canberra. His work is held in major public galleries, including the National Gallery of Australia, Canberra; the National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne; and the Canberra Museum and Art Gallery, as well […]

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Michael Taylor | New Paintings (opening event)

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The Nancy Sever Gallery celebrates its new location at Gorman Arts Centre with an exhibition of new paintings by Michael Taylor. The exhibition will be opened by Deborah Clark, Senior Curator, Visual Arts, Canberra Museum and Gallery, who curated a major, 50-year retrospective exhibition of Michael Taylor’s work at CMAG last year. Michael Taylor is […]

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NANCY SEVER | GALLERY

Published: Tuesday, 21 November 2017

Nancy Sever Gallery offers a range of art advisory services to private, corporate and institutional collectors.

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Michael Taylor | New Paintings

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The Nancy Sever Gallery celebrates its new location at Gorman Arts Centre with an exhibition of new paintings by Michael Taylor. Michael Taylor is one of Australia’s most important contemporary painters and he ranks among the great interpreters of the Australian landscape. He lives and works in the Monaro where he draws his inspiration from […]

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SAGA Zine Launch

Published: Wednesday, 15 November 2017

Join A Gender Agenda (AGA) for a night of art, stories and performance to celebrate the launch of their first zine – Stories of AGA (SAGA). Three months in the making, this has been an opportunity for AGA members to share their stories and art. Copies of SAGA will be available at the launch. AGA […]

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broken-binary-brown

Published: Tuesday, 7 November 2017

In a busy year of musical exploits, Shoeb Ahmad returns to her sound art roots to deliver broken-binary-brown, an installation work that explores themes of gender identity and breaks down the preconceptions placed on her by society. As a journey that never ends, she uses an electro-acoustic sound world – part minimalist wonderland, part chamber […]

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Domino Gold

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Domino Gold is a new exhibition by Dionisia Salas. Dionisia Salas graduated from the painting department of the ANU School of Art in 2007. She has since lived and practiced in Canberra, Melbourne and Berlin where she was assistant to the artist Katharina Grosse. She is a recipient of a 2017 ArtsACT project grant and […]

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Francis Sollano Artist Talk

Published: Thursday, 2 November 2017

Francis Sollano is an acclaimed Filipino trashion and installation artist known for his contemporary takes on upcycling garbage into wearable art and converting decaying landscapes to lush urban spaces. His works have been shown in major cities across the globe, including London, New York, Paris, Tokyo, Singapore and Bangkok, and featured in international design publications. […]

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