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the Kerry Lodge Project exhibition
Tue. 25 October 2016, 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm AEST
Join us at Frank Moran Memorial Hall Gallery, QUT for the re-presentation of the Kerry Lodge Art Project
Tuesday, October 25, 2016.
5pm talk by curator, Dr. Karen Hall, UTas & QUT research candidate, Wendy McGrath
6pm for 6.15pm official opening by Professor Mandy Thomas, Dean of Creative industries Faculty, QUT
The Kerry Lodge Archaeology Project 2015-2018 examines the archaeology of incarceration and unfree labour within the mid-19th century British penal colony of Tasmania. The art project brings together 9 contemporary artists to explore connections to the past of the Kerry Lodge convict barracks site.
CURATOR DR. KAREN HALL is a lecturer in theory at the Tasmanian College of the Arts, University of Tasmania, and curator of the Kerry Lodge Art Project. Her research interests revolve around how the past is reimagined in the present.
2016 ARTISTS Robert Boldkald, Wendy McGrath, Graeme Miles, Lydia Nicholson, Mary Peacock, Amelia Rowe, Patrick Sutczak, Helene Weeding, Caroline Heine