Tarnanthi at AGSA

15 Oct 2021 - 30 Jan 2022
Next Occurrence : 28 Jan 2022


Tarnanthi is an annual celebration of contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art and a flagship program of the Art Gallery of South Australia.

As the central point of the 2021 statewide Tarnanthi Festival, AGSA presents dozens of new works created through diverse collaborative projects and by individual artists around the country. Tarnanthi at AGSA is a nationwide survey that promises ambitious and innovative up-to-the-minute contemporary art combined with deep reflection on unwavering cultural connections.

During Tarnanthi, AGSA will also host an extensive array of talks, tours, performances, workshops, creative activities and student programs, plus themed activities in The Studio.

Tarnanthi is presented by the Art Gallery of South Australia with Principal Partner BHP and support from the Government of South Australia.

Image: John Prince Siddon, Walmajarri people, Western Australia, born 1964, Derby, Western Australia, Australia: Mix it all up, 2019, Fitzroy Crossing, Western Australia, synthetic polymer paint on canvas, 120.0 x 240.0 cm; Acquisition through Tarnanthi: Festival of Contemporary Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Art supported by BHP 2020, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, © John Prince Siddon | Mangkaja Arts Resource Agency.





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