3 March - 3 June 2016
Divided Worlds, the
2018 Adelaide Biennial presents an allegory of human society, one that meditates on the
drama of the cosmos and evolution; on the past and the future; and on beauty and the environment.
Visit the Divided Worlds website for the full list of exhibiting artists.
The 2018 Adelaide Biennial is an Art Gallery of South Australia exhibition presented in partnership with the Anne & Gordon Samstag Museum of Art, UniSA, in association with the Adelaide Festival of Arts, and with generous support received from the Art Gallery of South Australia Biennial Ambassadors Program and Principal Donor The Balnaves Foundation.
This project is supported by the Australian Government through the Australia Council, its principal arts funding body and by the Visual Arts and Crafts Strategy, an initiative of the Australian, State and Territory Governments.
Interpretive resource Contemporary Art
Divided Worlds Interpretive resource will be available
online in March.
Guided and self-guided exhibition visits
All Day Educators Connect - Divided Worlds
Join curators, artists, educators and arts professionals for tours of the 2018 Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art: Divided Worlds and participate in a full day of fun and creative 'making' sessions to use in your classrooms.
When Saturday 17 March, 10am - 4pm
Suitability Early years, primary, secondary, TRT and pre-service educators
Cost $60 per educator, $45 per pre-service educator
Bookings essential Book online
Biennial Curatorial Masterclass
Senior secondary students are invited to collaborate with like-minded peers to view and discuss Divided Worlds perspectives across several Biennial venues. Participants join curators, guides and educators in a day of art-led learning, unlocking works of art by Australian contemporary artists, and exploring their materials and thinking.
When Friday 23 March, 10am – 3pm
Suitability Years 10-12. Recommended for IB Schools.
Where Various venues including the Art Gallery, Anne & Gordon Samstag Museum of Art, ACE, and JamFactory
Cost $40 student, $20 equity & regional students (light lunch provided)
Bookings essential Email firstname.lastname@example.org. Provide school name, number of students and educator contact details.
The Gallery’s Learning and Educator programs are supported by the Government of South Australia through the Department of Education and Child Development.