Exhibitions in 2016

Richard Bell Scratch an Aussie (2008).

11 Mar – 23 Apr 2016

Richard Bell: Imagining Victory

Leading Australian artist Richard Bell’s trilogy of video projects digs beneath the veneer of cultural integration to expose how racism can be…

Elizabeth Gower, ‘he loves me, he loves me not’. Photo by Tobias Titz (2016).

11 Mar – 23 Apr 2016

Elizabeth Gower: he loves me, he loves me not

Women in all cultures are encouraged to seek validation at an early age, by conforming to prescribed behaviours, sanctioned body image, fashion,…

Nirnay, Pushpa Rawat and Anupama Srinivasan (2012) India | Hindi | 56 min | Colour.

11 Mar – 23 Apr 2016

Quiet Voices

These two works of art by Mithu Sen and Pushpa Rawat poetically address issues women face with obligation, patriarchy and the inter-generational…

6 May – 11 Jun 2016

Out of The Matrix

Out of the Matrix presents artworks from a diverse group of practitioners who employ the various histories and methods of print production…

Martha McDonald Napaltjarri (in foreground) and Mona Nangala painting at Papunya Tjupi art centre, Papunya, 2015. Photo: Helen Puckey.

6 May – 11 Jun 2016

Streets of Papunya: the re-invention of Papunya painting

Celebrating the renaissance of painting that has occurred in one of the best-known locations of art production in Central Australia, since the…

Behind the scenes of the RMIT Art Collection. Photo by Tobias Titz (2016).

1 Jul – 20 Aug 2016


Quiddity explores the ways in which our approach to artworks can change outside the context of a traditional gallery setting. Quiddity takes…

hayden Fowler, New World Order

1 Jul – 20 Aug 2016

Light moves: contemporary Australian video art

Light moves presents projected and screen-based works by internationally recognised contemporary Australian artists which explore the body performing in a range of…

9 Sep – 22 Oct 2016

Bijoy Jain Studio Mumbai: Making MPavilion 2016

An insight into the practice of celebrated Indian architect Bijoy Jain of Studio Mumbai, the designer of the 2016 MPavilion. Since 2013,…