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Contemporary Art Tasmania

Innovative, energetic and experimental visual art exhibitions.

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Contemporary Art Tasmania is a member based organisation, representing and supporting contemporary artists in Tasmania. They have an annual exhibition program that presents a program of high quality, experimental visual arts exhibitions. The program is characterised by innovation and energy assisted by the high level of professional support they offer exhibitors including publications support.

Contemporary Art Tasmania also hosts public dialogue initiatives designed to foster audience engagement with new and experimental visual culture through their public program. They present a range of special events developed to encourage debate, dialogue and thinking around contemporary art ideas and practice. The program can take the form of artist talks, discussion events, conferences, screenings, symposium, workshops and project specific events. There are around twelve events presented annually, which are often associated with the gallery program and are open to the public, artists and curators.

In addition to its exhibition and public programs, Contemporary Art Tasmania has four artist studios that are available by application to Contemporary Art Tasmania Members for a twelve-month period. They also offer a curatorial mentorship program, a industry access and critical engagement program called SHOTGUN (presented with Detached Cultural Organisation) and administer an Exhibition Development Fund (EDF).

The majority of the exhibition program takes place in the Contemporary Art Tasmania gallery in North Hobart with touring and off-site exhibitions presented in other venues around the state and nationally.

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Past events

†uff Drag Cul†, Simon Pericich, 2016
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Sullun

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27 Tasma Street, North Hobart

Exhibition and Performances
Folded Globe
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Passages

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2017 CAT Curatorial Mentorship Exhibition, curated by Emily Bullock
light memory dark ground
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Light memory dark ground

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27 Tasma Street, North Hobart

Our troubled relationship with the natural world is eloquently addressed and sharply illuminated.
Tiefenzeit
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Tiefenzeit

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27 Tasma Street, North Hobart

New work by Tricky Walsh
The Studio II
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Artist to Artist

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27 Tasma Street, North Hobart

Four artists, curated by four artists, over four Fridays
Ceremonial hat worn for eating finger cheese, still from HD video
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Big Cheese

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27 Tasma Street, North Hobart

Why is there always cheese at exhibition openings?
short circuit green
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The Address

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Brian Fuata, Justy Phillips, Mabel Juli, Sarah Jones and Pip O’Brien
A Studio Voltaire commission. Installation view Studio Voltaire, London. Courtesy of the artist and Laura Bartlett Gallery, London. Credit Andy Keate_f
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Public Program: Joe Scotland

Workshops + seminars

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A free talk with Studio Voltaire director, Joe Scotland
Future Forever
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exhaust

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Curated by Erin Sickler
Dad
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Lisa Garland

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27 Tasma Street, North Hobart

We see things not as they are, but as we are
Volcanic rock
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Underground: Lucy Bleach

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27 Tasma Street, North Hobart

Underground is a mixed-media installation by Hobart-based artist Lucy Bleach.
Lovers
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envelop(e)

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27 Tasma Street, North Hobart

envelop(e) is a group exhibition of sound and light works
Nik Kamvissis Sucking on Nothing 2011
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Tender Exotics

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27 Tasma Street, North Hobart

2015 Curatorial Mentorship Exhibition - curated by Lisa Campbell Smith
The Mystical Fashioner
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The Mystical Fashioner

Theatre + dance

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27 Tasma Street, North Hobart

A New Performance by Karin Chan
The Outsider, wood, varnish, lacquer and acrylic paint. dimensions variable.
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Outside Thoughts

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27 Tasma Street, North Hobart

Curated by Wes Hill
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Contemporary Art Tasmania

27 Tasma Street, North Hobart, Tasmania, Australia

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