CITIZEN COLLECTORS

Guo JIAN 'Untitled #5' 2008 oil on canvas, 213.0 x 152.0 cm Hawkesbury One collection Courtesy the artist
11 June - 4 September 2011

What happens when a group of people get together in the name of collecting art? This exhibition surveys the last ten years of art collecting by the syndicate Hawkesbury One. Included is a major new work by Pamela Mei-Leng See, commissioned by the group for Newcastle Region Art Gallery. Other artists represented include James Angus, Adam Cullen, Destiny Deacon, Joachim Froese, Shaun Gladwell, Lucas Grogan, Newell Harry and Callum Morton.

Visit the Hawkesbury One website, or watch ABC TV's Art Nation feature on the group.

Venue

Newcastle Art Gallery
1 Laman Street
Cooks Hill
2300