The Canberra Times
Sunday, 3 December 2023

Past and future meet in visual arts year - and Skywhale too

By Sasha Grishin
Updated April 19 2018 - 8:32am, first published December 28 2013 - 3:00am

The Canberra visual arts scene is always a crowded one, but 2013, even by Canberra standards, was an exceptional busy year. The main reason was the program Robyn Archer devised as artistic director for the centenary of Canberra celebrations. Every second exhibition held in Canberra was in one way or another linked with these celebrations and frequently received some sponsorship. This has certainly been the most successful program of visual arts events in Canberra's history.