ON ART is a series of public performances, talks and workshops that provide a platform for critical thinking, information and discussion around contemporary art.

Presented by Samstag Museum of Art curatorial staff,
ON ART is for visual arts students, emerging practitioners and anyone interested in contemporary art.


James Tylor in conversation

Join Joanna Kitto, Associate Curator and artist James Tylor and for an examination of contemporary depictions of the Frontier Wars as we tour Australian War Memorial exhibition, For Country, for Nation.

When:  Saturday 27 April, 1 — 2pm
Where: Samstag Museum of Art


Courageous approaches in contemporary arts writing

We all have to write, but how do we do it successfully?
How do you stay focussed, open and strong on your ideas? Gillian Brown, Curator and Joanna Kitto, Associate Curator explore principles and tactics for writing engagingly, about your own art or someone else’s. Open to all emerging artists and arts writers.

When:  Tuesday 21 May, 5.30 — 6.30pm
Where: Samstag Museum of Art