East Meets West
Corner Burelli and Kembla Streets, Wollongong, NSW, 2500, Australia
18th September 2018 to 25th September 2018
The Mann-Tatlow Collection of Asian Art, gifted in 2003 and the Nancye Dryden Collection of South East Asian Textiles bequeathed to the Gallery in 2012 have formed the Gallery's newest collecting area. This exhibition relates collection works by contemporary Asian artists and Australian artists who have responded to Asian culture within their practice, to the Mann-Tatlow and Dryden collections. Experience surprising parallels and joyous juxtapositions as East meets West in this vibrant exhibition including works by Julie Bartholomew, Lionel Bawden, Kirsten Coelho, Tom Dion, Dong Wang Fan, Sarah Goffman, Graham Kuo, Joanne Saad, Shigeo Shiga, Vipoo Srivilasa, Laurens Tan, Any Warhol and Gerry Wedd. Gallery Hours: Tuesday-Friday 10am-5pm. Weekends 12-4pm. Gallery closed Mondays and Public Holidays.