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ARTBAR July 2016

Today, 7.00pm, MCA

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Mca Collection

MCA Collection

29 Mar - 31 Jul

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Exhibition

Telling Tales

02 Jun - 09 Oct

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Special Event

ARTBAR July 2016

Today, 7.00pm, MCA

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Workshop

Art Safari

09 Aug, 10.30am, Level 3: National Centre for Creative Learning

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Conference

THE FOREVER NOW

01 Sep, 6.00pm, MCA

– News from inside the MCA

Dear Giselle

New Romance artist Giselle Stanborough answers your questions about the modern dating world. more

What we've been reading: June

In the spirit of our current exhibition, Telling Tales, MCA Staffers share what they’ve been reading over the past month. more

Where do artists get their ideas from?

Artist Educators Stephanie & Athena are interviewed by kids about their art practice more

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Volume One: MCA Collection

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Collection Artist Interviews

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Joint acquisitions by MCA and Tate

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William Yang

b.1943 :

William Yang is a Sydney based artist who was born in1943 in North Queensland. Frequently exploring issues of cultural and sexual identity. William Yang is largely known as a photographer and integrates this practice with writing, performance and film. Yang has exhibited since the late 1970s. Significant exhibitions featuring Yang’s work include Life Lines (part of The China Project), Queensland Art Gallery/Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, 2009; Claiming China, Australian Centre for Photography, Sydney, 2008; Diaries, State Library of New South Wales, Sydney, 1998; Sydney Photographed, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, 1994; From Bondi to Ularu, Higashikawa Arts Centre, Hokkaido, Japan, 1993; Sydneyphiles, Australian Centre for Photography, Sydney , 1977; A Chinese Legacy, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, 2007; World Without End, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2000; On the Edge: Australian Photographers of the Seventies, San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego, 1998; and Art in the Age of AIDS, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, 1994.

Yang’s work has been collected by many institutions including National Gallery of Australia, Canberra; National Library of Australia, Canberra; National Portrait Gallery, Canberra; Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney; Queensland Art Gallery/GoMA, Brisbane; State Library of New South Wales, Sydney; Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney; National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne; Higashigawa-cho Municipal Gallery, Hokkaido, Japan; and Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Japan.

Works by William Yang

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