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Sea Pearl White Cloud 海珠白雲


Sea Pearl White Cloud is a project realised through a collaboration between 4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art, located in the heart of Sydney’s Chinatown, and Guanzghou’s Observation Society, one of China’s most exciting contemporary art project spaces. Bringing together Sydney-based artist Lucas Ihlein and Guangdong-born, Hong Kong-based artist Trevor Yeung, Sea Pearl White Cloud […]

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EXHIBITION DATES: 22 OCTOBER – 17 DECEMBER 2016. Jogja Calling examines the long-standing links between the artistic communities of Australia and Jogjakarta, Indonesia. Over the past few decades Jogjakarta has become a leading destination for Australian artists looking to expand their practice and undertake residencies in Indonesia’s leading contemporary art city. Abdul Abdullah, Briony Galligan […]


4A Curators’ Intensive Lecture Series

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BOOK YOUR SEAT TODAY: As part of the biannual Curators’ Intensive 4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art is delighted to present keynote presentations by three leading international curators. Carol Yinghua Lu (Beijing, China) Zarmeené Shah (Karachi, Pakistan) and Pooja Sood (Delhi, India) are leading curatorial practitioners working to interrogate contemporary concerns through curatorial frameworks. These talks are FREE and allow you to view Pio […]



Monday June 27 – Thursday June 30 2016 4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art is pleased to have hosted in 2016 the third iteration of the 4A Curators’ Intensive supported by Copyright Agency Cultural Fund. This biannual initiative is a week-long intensive program facilitated by leading international curators, Carol Yinghua Lu (Beijing, China) Zarmeené Shah (Karachi, Pakistan) and Pooja Sood (Delhi, India). Along with […]


Talking About Rice While Eating Rice


Thursday 11 August 6.00PM – 7.30PM Free - Book Your Seat. Join us for an evening with this most ubiquitous of grains. Building on his recent visit to a rice farming enterprise in Guangdong province, Lucas Ihlein hosts a conversation with artist Vic McEwan, recipient of the Arts NSW Regional Fellowship 2014-15 (NarranderaNSW), and rice farmer Tim Randall […]