Gallery Talks

Friday 2 August, 11.15 am
Join the Memorial’s first artist in residence, Baden Pailthorpe for a sneak preview of his video works which go on display in new hang of contemporary art from the Memorial’s collection from 22 August. This is a free event and bookings are not required. Meet in the orientation gallery.

Sunday 1 September, 2 pm

Join our artist in residence, Baden Pailthorpe, and Ryan Johnston, the Memorial’s Head of Art, for a conversation exploring Pailthorpe’s artistic practice.

Gain a greater understanding of contemporary artists and the way contemporary art can present fresh perspectives on conflict and interpret the collections in more creative ways.

Meet in the BAE Systems Theatre.


Formation VI
2012, HD colour video, stereo audio, 16:9, 8 minutes, 36 seconds
Purchased 2012
Cadence I
2013, High definition digital video, colour, stereo, 6 mins
Sound engineer: Jack Prest
Courtesy of the artist and Martin Browne Contemporary, Sydney