About closed doors: isolation and art

The Main Library Exhibition Space is currently closed. UNSW Sydney is planning a cautious and phased return to campus.

Exhibition: From 21 May 2021, UNSW Main Library Level 5

Opening event: Thursday 17 June 2021, 5.30pm

The Main Library Exhibition Space is open to members of the public 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday.

Members of the public will be required to preregister their visit to the exhibition and check in via the Service NSW app upon arrival to be given access to the Library.

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About closed doors: isolation and art brings together artworks made by 11 UNSW students during the 2020 lockdown. Curated by Master of Curating and Cultural Leadership students Lor Awwad and Fábio Marques Ferreira, the exhibition explores the resilience, criticality and hope captured by artists during isolation.

The exhibition features work by: Ally Baston, Cindy Wenceslao, Emma Harbridge, Eriel Jeremiah, Ethan Cutler, Evelyn Yeoh, James Delaney, Joshua Chek, Mark Denny, Monika C. Zaper, Scott Liu

Initiated by Dr Rebecca Shanahan


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Performing Sydney - Installation view 1
Performing Sydney - Installation view 2
Performing Sydney - Installation view 3
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Performing Sydney - Installation view 5
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