Curated Exhibition, Event or Festival

Satellite Anthem

Kathleen Just

Assembly Point Guild, Creative Spaces | Published : 2019

Abstract

Satellite Anthem is a show of works by twelve undergraduate and graduate artists at the Victorian College of the Arts. The exhibition responds to and extends the ideas in the nearby exhibition National Anthem at Buxton Contemporary, also curated by Dr Kate Just, a Lecturer at the VCA. Like National Anthem, Satellite Anthem presents a diverse array of artistic perspectives that critically address Australian national identity and reflect on the ways that the desire for a singular national identity often excludes Indigenous histories and denies a multiplicity of voices, cultures and experiences. In Satellite Anthem, artists address many issues including the ongoing impact of our colonial histor..

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