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52 ARTISTS 52 ACTIONS : First action January 6

This image: Deborah Kelly, Beware of the God, 2005, projection at Circular Quay, Sydney, commissioned by the Museum of Contemporary Art, courtesy the artist
Banner image: Anida Yoeu Ali, The Buddhist Bug series, digital C print, 2014, courtesy the artist

On Saturday 6 January, Artspace and Sydney Festival will present an action by Indigenous artist Richard Bell, the first in the 52 ARTISTS 52 ACTIONS series, a year-long online exhibition that will respond to the urgent political circumstances of our times. The exhibition will see the creation of 52 new artworks in 52 unique locations throughout Asia that will be shared globally via Instagram and online. Richard Bell’s first action to launch the exhibition will examine the Australian government’s stance on nuclear weapons and will involve him referencing graphic political posters from the 1980’s.  Continue reading 52 ARTISTS 52 ACTIONS : First action January 6