The National review – major showcase of new Australian art gets third and final instalment

The National review – major showcase of new Australian art gets third and final instalment

The Guardian

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Held across Sydney’s three major galleries since 2017, it would be a shame for an exhibition series with so much potential to end here

There’s a great deal of uncertainty when it comes to contemplating what a post-Covid Australia might look like. Do we want to return to some comforting idea of normality? Or would we prefer to take the opportunity to try and build a better and more just world?

These big picture questions might seem worlds away from a discussion about contemporary art in Australia, but in many ways the art world embodies all that is both conservative and progressive in wider culture.

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