Newsflashes

Newsflash:

Due to essential network maintenance, access to some online services including the viewing of digital images will be temporarily unavailable between 5 pm and 8 pm AEST on Sunday, 22 September 2019. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Curator floor talk: Sedition

Curator floor talk: Sedition

Sedition showcases the State Library’s little known collections of attention grabbing poster art of the 60s, 70s and 80s.

Thursday
26 September 2019 1pm to 2pm

Price

General Admission: Free

Location

Macquarie Foyer, Ground floor
Macquarie building
Sydney NSW 2000
Australia

 

Sedition showcases the State Library’s little known collections of attention grabbing poster art of the 60s, 70s and 80s.

Produced during the creative tsunami of public art and protest that broke ou in Sydney’s underground at the time, these posters plastered the walls of the inner city with thought-provoking political and promotional messages. Highlighting issues close to the hearts of Sydney’s artists and activists of the day through provocative combinations of word and image, these artworks offer us tantalising glimpses into the urban landscape of our recent past.

Join curator Margot Riley for a guided tour of this new exhibition.

 


More events that may be of interest to you