July 22

proppaNOW WOMEN’S BUSINESS

It won’t come as a surprise that proppaNOW: Women’s Art, Women’s Business at Sydney College of the Arts is an exhibition focusing on the women in Brisbane’s feisty collective of Indigenous artists. Curated by Professor Tressa Berman of California College of the Arts and UTS is concurrent with the 5th International Conference on the Arts in Society. Professor Margo Neale from the National Museum opened the show and talked about fab the works by Jennifer Heard, Bianca Beetson and Andrea Fisher that assert Aboriginal women as central to Aussie art history and national culture. Go girls! The good news is that proppaNOW will be in Canberra in December. proppaNOW: Women’s Art Women’s Business at  SCA until 30 July.

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Bianca Beetson and Pat Hoffie