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IN THE BALANCE: ART FOR A CHANGING WORLD

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© Courtesy of the artist & MCA - Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney
IN THE BALANCE: ART FOR A CHANGING WORLD

140 George Street
The Rocks
NSW 2000 Sydney
Australia
August 19th, 2010 - October 31st, 2010

QUICK FACTS
WEBSITE:  
http://www.mca.com.au
COUNTRY:  
Australia
EMAIL:  
mail@mca.com.au
PHONE:  
(+612) 9245 2400
OPEN HOURS:  
Mon-Wed,Fri-Sun 10-5; Thu 10-9
TAGS:  
film, architecture, photography, installation

DESCRIPTION

In the Balance: Art for a Changing World features works by Australian and international contemporary artists that respond to ecological concerns. The exhibition reflects the diversity of environmental debates and concerns within and beyond Australia today, and features works that address a spectrum of issues including sustainability and recycling.

The exhibition encompasses photography, film, installation and architecture, drawing on the MCA Collection and loans from across the country. In the Balance: Art for a Changing World presents a number of site-specific and commissioned works, performances, and projects taking place both within and outside the Museum. In addition, the exhibition explores the role of community engagement and participation.