Michael EATHER As souls sail by #6 2011. Watercolour on paper. USC Art Collection. Donated in 2012 by John Mainwaring through the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program. © Michael Eather/Licensed by Viscopy, 2017. Photo: Mick Richards
Future Tense: Two Decades of Gifts to the Collection
Friday 15 September, 6.30pm, USC Art Gallery
Join us for the opening of Future Tense: Two Decades of Gifts to the Collection with remarks by Russell Ousley, Director of the Development Office, USC and Ferre De Deyne, Managing Director, Big Kart Track and USC Art Collection donor.
Deeper conversations: The art of conservation
Wednesday 27 September, 6.30pm, USC Art Gallery
Join paper conservator, Caroline O’Rorke, and paintings conservator, Jo Shea, for a closer look at the art and science of artwork conservation. Caroline and Jo will also speak specifically about recent treatment undertaken on a selction of artworks gifted to USC by Richard and Arija Austin in 2015 that are being exhibited for the first time in Future Tense: Two Decades of Gifts to the Collection.
Deeper conversations are generously supported by Chris Harris of Ord Minnett.