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True Blue

Friday 20th January / posted by Chris Wheeldon

There's no doubt Australia is a proud nation, for better or worse. Sometimes this brings us together as a nation; sometimes it tears us apart.

True Blue: Meditations on forces of nationalism and globalisation in contemporary Australia is a group exhibition made up of local artists dwelling on Australia’s creative and destructive forces of national pride using a variety of mediums from painting to printmaking, sculpture and textiles.

Jess Cockerill is the curator of the exhibit, and she joined Artbeat to discuss the impetus for the exhibition and more.

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