Disrupting the ‘White Cube’: Two Exhibitions on Indigenous Art

‘Sovereignty’ Australian Centre for Contemporary Art (ACCA), Curators: Paola Balla and Max Delany 17 December 2016 – 26 March 2017 Free Entry, Open 10/11am – 5pm Daily (excluding Mondays) http://acca.melbourne/exhibition/sovereignty/ ‘Who’s Afraid of Colour?’ NGV Australia, Federation Square, Curator: Judith … Continue reading Disrupting the ‘White Cube’: Two Exhibitions on Indigenous Art

They pretend to be us while pretending we don’t exist*: on cultural appropriation, representation, and authorship

(This is a long version of an article that was printed in Edition 6, 2016, Lot’s Wife.) (*The title of my piece is indebted to Jenny Zhang’s brilliant essay. Go read it.) ‘white people create the dominant images of the world … Continue reading They pretend to be us while pretending we don’t exist*: on cultural appropriation, representation, and authorship