Curator’s talk: JD Mittmann: The Atomic Bomb in Australian Art
Black Mist Burnt Country exhibition curator JD Mittmann gives an overview of artwork in the exhibition and provides an insight in the artistic responses to the use of the tomb bomb and the British atomic tests in Australia in the last seven decades.
Free Event. Bookings essential, call 6581 8888.
Sunday, 9 October 3 pm
Merilyn Fairskye: The Polygon
Merilyn Fairskye creates photo and video artworks that explore the relationship between technology, atomic landscapes and community. In recent years she has visited many nuclear sites around the world, including Sellafield in the UK, the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone in the Ukraine, the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant in Carlsbad, New Mexico, USA, and The Polygon Nuclear Test Site, Kazakhstan in 2015.