On the Friday afternoon after the conference, our family visited the Queensland Gallery of Modern Art, the Queen Street Mall in Central Brisbane, and the Stanley Street night market on South Bank.
Having completed a week at the conference, our family took the Friday afternoon at leisure to look around central Brisbane. We started our visit at GOMA — the Queensland Gallery of Modern Art.
The exhibits began before we even entered the building, with The High/Perpetual Xmas, No Abstractions 2008, by Scott Redford to the south of the walk.
On the north side of the walk was a patch of Maiwar Green, and the view across the river.
We happened on The China Project exhibition, including a larger-than-life sculpture of Mao Zedong and Mao Zedong by Wang Wenhai.
Down one side of this hall was a series of bronze sculptures titled Metaphysica 2007, by Ah Xian. Continue reading “2009/07/17 GoMA, Queen Street Mall, South Bank — Brisbane“