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Hito Steyerl: How To Build a Sustainable Art World Ocula Conversation Hito Steyerl: How To Build a Sustainable Art World

'A Picture of War is Not War', we read in Hito Steyerl's iconic film November (2004), an essayistic Super 8 film tackling the definition of terrorism constructed around the figure of the artist's best friend Andrea Wolf, who was killed as a terrorist in 1998 in Eastern Anatolia after she joined the PKK (Kurdistan Workers' Party). Mixing documentary...

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Aichi to Okayama: Art in Japan Looks to the Future Ocula Report Aichi to Okayama: Art in Japan Looks to the Future 11 Oct 2019 : Stephanie Bailey for Ocula

There has been a flurry of triennial and biennial art activity in Japan this year. The Aichi Triennale opened in Nagoya this August, sparking a national debate about the shutting down of a display of formerly censored works—the result of public backlash against a burnt image of Emperor Hirohito and a statue commemorating the women forced into...

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Hans Hartung and Art Informel: Exhibition Walkthrough Ocula Insight | Video
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Hans Hartung and Art Informel: Exhibition Walkthrough 15 October 2019

Hans Hartung and Art Informel at Mazzoleni London (1 October 2019-18 January 2020) presents key works by the French-German painter while highlighting his connection with artists active in Paris during the 50s and 60s. In this video, writer and historian Alan Montgomery discusses Hartung's practice and its legacy.Born in Leipzig in 1904, Hans...

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Abdul Abdullah | Yavuz Gallery at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Alex Seton | Sullivan+Strumpf at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Bill Culbert | Roslyn Oxley9 at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Bill Culbert | Roslyn Oxley9 at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Bill Culbert | Roslyn Oxley9 at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Bill Culbert | Roslyn Oxley9 at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Bonita Bub and Lillian O'Neil | The Commercial at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Brook Andrew | Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Charlie Sheard | MAY SPACE at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Chris Dolman | Galerie pompom at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Chris Dolman | Galerie pompom at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Clara Adolphs and Alexandra Standen | Chalk Horse Gallery at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Clara Adolphs and Sally Anderson | Edwina Corlette Gallery at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Edwina Corlette Gallery at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Flowers Gallery at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Girringun Aboriginal Art Centre | Sabbia Gallery at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Girringun Aboriginal Art Centre | Sabbia Gallery at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Glenn Barkley | Sullivan+Strumpf at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Jean Dubuffet | Pace Gallery at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
John Young | OLSEN Gallery at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Jonathan Dalton and Stuart McLachlan | Nanda/Hobbs at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Justin Miller Art at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Justin Miller Art at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Lucas Davidson | Dominik Mersch Gallery at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Mark Whalen | Edwina Corlette Gallery at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Mathieu Briand | MARS at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Mathieu Briand | MARS at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Mel O'Callaghan at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Patricia Piccinini at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Patricia Piccinini at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Patricia Piccinini at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Patricia Piccinini at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Patricia Piccinini at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Patricia Piccinini at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Penelope Davis | MARS at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Peter Adsett | Yavuz Gallery at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Robert Jahnke | PAULNACHE at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Robert Jahnke | PAULNACHE at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Ron Adams | Galerie pompom at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Simon Ingram | Gow Langsford Gallery at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Simon Ingram | Gow Langsford Gallery at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Simon Ingram | Gow Langsford Gallery at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Simon Ingram | Gow Langsford Gallery at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Solander Gallery at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Stephen Dupont | Tim Klingender at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Sullivan + Strumpf at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Tim Klingender at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Tim Silver | Sullivan+Strumpf at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Tim Silver | Sullivan+Strumpf at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Tim Storrier | Australian Galleries at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Tim Storrier | Australian Galleries at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Tin Shed Posters and 583 Elizabeth St Projects at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Yhonnie Scarce | THIS IS NO FANTASY dianne tanzer + nicola stein at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Yhonnie Scarce | THIS IS NO FANTASY dianne tanzer + nicola stein at Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
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Martin Browne Contemporary, Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Martin Browne Contemporary, Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Martin Browne Contemporary, Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Martin Browne Contemporary, Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Martin Browne Contemporary, Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Martin Browne Contemporary, Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
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Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
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Starkwhite, Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Starkwhite, Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Starkwhite, Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Starkwhite, Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Starkwhite, Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Starkwhite, Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
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Sundaram Tagore Gallery, Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Sundaram Tagore Gallery, Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Sundaram Tagore Gallery, Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Sundaram Tagore Gallery, Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
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Tolarno Galleries, Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Tolarno Galleries, Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Tolarno Galleries, Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Tolarno Galleries, Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Tolarno Galleries, Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Tolarno Galleries, Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.
Tolarno Galleries, Sydney Contemporary (13–16 September 2018). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Zan Wimberley.

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