Destination / In Residence

Denis Piel: Film Stills, Moscow

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Uma Thurman, Christy Turlington and Isabella Rossellini – Denis Piel has captured them all. Film Stills – a collection of more than 50 of Piel’s fashion photographs from the 80s – offers a real-life glimpse of his most famous portraits and more.

Pablo Picasso, Woman with Yellow Hair (Femme aux cheveux jaunes), Paris, December 1931,
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York,
Thannhauser Collection, Gift, Justin K. Thannhauser, 1978
© 2017 Estate of Pablo Picasso/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

Destination / In Residence

Visionaries: Creating a Modern Guggenheim, NY

Picasso, Kandinsky, Pollock, Pissarro. They are the revolutionaries whose distinct styles and unwavering compulsion for creation shaped modern art as we know it. In celebration of its 80th anniversary, the Guggenheim Foundation is exhibiting more than 170 modern works by these geniuses and more, from the most iconic to the less familiar.

Pablo Picasso, Woman with Yellow Hair (Femme aux cheveux jaunes), Paris, December 1931,
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York,
Thannhauser Collection, Gift, Justin K. Thannhauser, 1978
© 2017 Estate of Pablo Picasso/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

Destination / In Residence

Bill Henson, NGV, Melbourne

Untiled 2009/10 2009–2010, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, Victorian Foundation for Living Australia Artist, 2011 (2012.9) © Bill Henson.

Velvet nights. Bill Henson has a way with light, with the manipulation of shadow and the ambiguity of landscapes. He takes the ordinary and makes it ethereal through his lens – a master of the dark arts and the avid documenter of the human condition for the last 40 years.

Destination / In Residence

William Eggleston Portraits, NGV, Melbourne

Untitled, 1965-8, Wilson Centre for Photography © Eggleston Artistic Trust.

They say a portrait offers a glimpse into the secret lives of the subjects. William Eggleston’s intimate photography does this and more, asserting him as a pioneer of colour photography.

Destination / In Residence

Faster, Arts Centre Melbourne

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Move your body. The Australian Ballet’s new, electric performance, Faster, showcases the sheer athleticism of ballet dancers with a triple bill from three of the country’s top contemporary choreographers.