Octopus’s Garden

Work by NZ artist Ani O’Neill is currently on show at Sydney’s Museum of Contemporary Art as part of an exhibition exploring artistic interaction with the ocean, Liquid Sea, alongside Doug Aitken, Hiroshi Sugimoto, Joan Brassil and Elisa Sighicelli. SMH: “Liquid Sea crosses a biennale of art with an episode of ABC TV’s Quantum.” The MCA, perched on the harbour edge, is “a venue fit for Ani O’Neill’s artfully crocheted octopus, presiding impertinently over Opera House views.”


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Rich Production Incentives Draw Global Projects

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