Collette Brennan, Michael Cook and William Yang August 19

MY GENERATION

  Mick called into the opening of William Yang’s My Generation at Andrew Baker Art Dealer on Friday night and left with some stunning photos.    

Dan Vukovljak, Shane Breynard and Ann McMahon August 16

#SELFIE CCAS MEMBER’S SHOW

It says a great deal about CCAS members that in an exhibition themed #selfie not one actual selfie was entered. (Something of a relief though) The members have taken a phenomenological approach, exploring the concept of the selfie with some really interesting self portraiture  that variously comments on this contemporary phenomenon. There is a set […]

unflattering selfie, Ann McMahon Untitled (2014) August 13

CANBERRA’S GOT TALENT !

  Natasha Rudra and Jeff Chan dropped in this morning to do a featurette for Canberra Times on #selfie the 2014 CCAS Member’s Show. Alex and Sabrina obligingly posed in a myriad of compromising positions for the eager eye of Jeff’s trusty camera. Meanwhile the social secretary cranked up the iPhone and recorded the proceedings. Too much fun […]

Tony Albert August 12

WE CAN BE HEROES : TELSTRA NATSIAA 31 2014

Tony Albert, Yidinui/Girramay language Just when you thought it would be impossible for Tony Albert to win another major art award – he does it again. And it’s a another BIG one; the 31st Telstra National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Award. Although there is not a lot between the winning works in this years […]

The Hairdresser 1969 August 03

RICHARD LARTER 1929-2014

A SHORT STORY Some time ago in Adelaide, perhaps twenty years, I was invited select a work from the collection of the Art Gallery of South Australia for a program of lunch-time talks. I selected a work by Richard Larter, Mode 4 (1978). This imposing painting comprised four repeated images of a very ordinary woman […]

Anna Parragi July 25

HEARTFELT

Angela Parragi’s Anatomy of Life is to some degree in response to her father’s heart attack and triple by pass surgery. Each work looks at the myocardial infarction from a different point of view sometimes emotional and at others purely physical. All adds up, however, to an experience of gothic grandeur as death stalks her subject. Angela brings […]

CCAS Staff, interns and friends
Jared, Sabrina, Channing, Merryl, David, Isobel, Kevin, Alex, Alycia, Lupita, Angelina and Shane Breynard July 22

MEMBER’S SHOW JUDGE ANNOUNCED

#selfie The 2014 CCAS Members Exhibition August 15th & 16th CCAS Gorman House Opening 6pm Friday 15th August Every year the CCAS members Show has a distinguished judge and 2014 is no exception. After many years Shane Breynard is finally able to squeeze this prestigious gig into his tight schedule. Shane is currently the director […]

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