Cai Guo-Qiang: Falling Back to Earth, Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane installation view
Be sure to visit the Gallery of Modern Art’s Cai Guo-Qiang: Falling Back to Earth. The exhibition is an Australian first and GOMA exclusive, it presents two new major commissions by the artist which reflect his experience traveling in Australia with his family. Particularly, the commission Heritage 2013 which was based upon the artist’s travel to Queensland’s Stradbroke island.
The exhibition dates are from November 23, 2013 to 11 May 11, 2014
More about the exhibition and ticketing prices here.
____________05.11.13 Alex Seton displayed at the Australian War Memorial
Alexander Seton, Six More, 2011, Queensland pearl marble & halyard 10.0 × 25.0 × 26.0 cm each.
For Remembrance Day 2013, the Australian War Memorial displayed the work Six more by Alex Seton. Acquired by the Australian Memorial in 2011, the work consists of six highly realistic folded ceremonial flags carved from Queensland pear marble. The work commemorates Australian soldiers who have been killed in the Afghanistan war.
Read more about the work at the Australian War Memorial website here.