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Artist’s Hand

Artist’s Hand

Since 2002, David and Anita Angel have gifted to the NGV over 100 contemporary Indigenous works, which are displayed together for the first time in Artist’s Hand: Collectors’ Eye: The Angel Gift, now open at The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia. The works by senior male and female artists from the Western Desert, the Kimberley and … Continue reading

The Telephone

The Telephone

The man had stopped speaking.  So had his wife. It started with a simple smily face, an emoticon. His wife had secured a job promotion. He replied with a hand-clap emoticon. She replied with a thumbs-up and a pink love heart. He felt loved. The man forgot his wife’s birthday. She sent him an angry face. … Continue reading

Match Point

Match Point

Each morning the man eats a stale piece of bread and writes his novel. He mumbles to himself, mouth filled with floury crumbs, “the only true artist is the starving artist.” He would then greet Newbould, the cockroach. “Morning Newbould. What does it feel like to be free?” At night, the man would reward himself … Continue reading