Description

Hannah Gadsby is a closet art scholar. Armed with her rapier wit and a desire to pick beneath the paint, she will travel across the continent on a mission to debunk the myths of the Australian identity as defined by our art.

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Description

Hannah Gadsby is a closet art scholar. Armed with her rapier wit and a desire to pick beneath the paint, she will travel across the continent on a mission to debunk the myths of the Australian identity as defined by our art.

    • Episode 1

    Episode 1

    Through a re-examining of colonial era paintings, Hannah sees that White Australia's sense of 'belonging' has a complex and troubled past. Meeting a number of contemporary artists Hannah asks why they are so intrigued with reimagining our colonial history and what relevance this has with our present.

    • HD
    • 27 Minutes

    Through a re-examining of colonial era paintings, Hannah sees that White Australia's sense of 'belonging' has a complex and troubled past. Meeting a number of contemporary artists Hannah asks why they are so intrigued with reimagining our colonial history and what relevance this has with our present.

    • HD
    • 27 Minutes
    • Episode 2

    Episode 2

    If the Australian art cannon is to be believed this country was founded by an army of pioneer blokes in hats. Hannah picks beneath the paint of this hyper-masculine portrait to uncover a more feminine vision of our country.

    • HD
    • 27 Minutes

    If the Australian art cannon is to be believed this country was founded by an army of pioneer blokes in hats. Hannah picks beneath the paint of this hyper-masculine portrait to uncover a more feminine vision of our country.

    • HD
    • 27 Minutes
    • Episode 3

    Episode 3

    Hannah is still searching for a more inclusive Australian identity in our art. In this episode she enters the NOW! But in post-Cronulla Australian art this Identity seems even harder to define.

    • HD
    • 27 Minutes

    Hannah is still searching for a more inclusive Australian identity in our art. In this episode she enters the NOW! But in post-Cronulla Australian art this Identity seems even harder to define.

    • HD
    • 27 Minutes
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