The National 2021 at AGNSW

Exhibition and Shows

14 May 2021 to 5 Sep 2021 Daily Event

14 artist projects at the Art Gallery of New South Wales explore the potential of art to heal and care for fragile natural and social ecosystems. In considering our relationship to sentient Country, as both a concept and lived experience, these works engender an attentiveness in and about the world.

The National 2021: New Australian Art is a celebration of contemporary Australian art. The third in a series of biennial survey exhibitions, it showcases work being made across the country by artists of different generations and cultural backgrounds. Through ambitious new and commissioned projects, the 39 artists, collectives and collaboratives featured across three venues respond to the times in which they live, presenting observations that are provocative, political and poetic. The Nationa 2021 is a partnership between the Art Gallery of New South Wales (AGNSW), Carriageworks and the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia (MCA).

This year, it has been curated by Matt Cox and Erin Vink (AGNSW), Abigail Moncrieff (Carriageworks), and Rachel Kent (MCA). Working in close dialogue, they have developed three distinct presentations of new Australian art that together highlight many of the ideas and concerns motivating artists in Australia today.

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Facilities

Bar Cafe Family Friendly Free Wifi Kiosk Parents Room Public Toilet Restaurant Shop / Gift Shop

Rates

Free Entry

Event Dates

Daily Event

14 May 2021 to 5 Sep 2021

Nearby Accommodation

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Lobby

Vibe Hotel Sydney

Sydney

Property entrance

Spicers Potts Point

Potts Point, Sydney

Metro Hotel Marlow Sydney Central

Metro Hotel Marlow Sydney Central

Sydney

Lobby

Travelodge Hotel Sydney

Sydney

Views overlooking Sydney

Meriton Suites World Tower

Sydney

entrance Elizabeth street

Big Hostel

Surry Hills, Sydney

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