About Hobart Current
Hobart Current nurtures and showcases contemporary artists working across performance, music, film, design, visual art and literature.
Chris Twite has been appointed. The theme he has chosen is 'Epoch'.
Ten artists have been commissioned to create new works in various art forms.
The exhibition will open in Hobart.
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EPOCH ARTISTS - VIDEO UPDATES
Over the last 5 months ten artists have been working away on their artworks for Hobart Current: Epoch which will open in March 2023.
View the artists' progress so far and gain an intriguing insight into their visions and methodology in these video updates below.
SCREEN AND DIGITAL
Creative Director Chris Twite introduces the ten artists
The ten EPOCH artists revealed
Artist EOI open
Expressions of interest (EOIs) are now open for Hobart Current: Epoch.
There are 10 artist commissions available, for artists working in design, music/sound, performance, screen, digital arts, visual art, and writing.
Creative Director Chris Twite announced
Following a national recruitment process, Chris Twite has been selected as the Creative Director for Hobart Current 2023. Chris' theme for the program is ‘Epoch’.
Chris has programmed and produced for organisations such as the Falls Festival, Sydney Festival, Brisbane Festival and the Sydney Opera House, helping to cultivate new art and ideas in cities around the country.