April News: ‘Extinction flock’ features in Geopoetics Symposium Keynote, Griffith University Gold Coast

News: On 26 April 2019, Griffith University Centre for Social & Cultural Research (Gold Coast) hosting the symposium ‘Geopoetics: Relations with the Earth’.      The Keynote talk by Adjunct Assoc Professor Warwick Mules (School of Arts and Social Sciences, Southern Cross University, Lismore, NSW) – “The Poet’s Task: Thinking After the Extinction of the Hypermodern […]

May News: Emma Griffiths Drive with ABC Radio Brisbane May 9 Interview with Emma Lindsay- Extinction Flock at the University of Queensland Art Museum

Emma Griffiths recently interviewed Emma Lindsay on the ABC Radio Brisbane Drive Program, to chat about the extinct Australian bird specimens featured in the Extinction flock painting series, currently on view at the University of Queensland Art Museum’s The Dust Never Settles exhibition until July 30, 2017. It also includes a tidbit about the upcoming exhibition for Artspace […]

April News: ‘The Dust Never Settles’ exhibition UQ Art Museum. 13 April- 30 July 2017.

Michele Helmrich, UQ Art Museum’s Associate Director (Curatorial) and curator of ‘The Dust Never Settles’ provides an intriguing insight into some of the exhibition’s key themes. via Does the dust ever settle? — UQ Art Museum Also: https://www.uq.edu.au/news/article/2017/04/dust-never-settles-uq-art-museum Opening night: 12 April 2017. RSVP with UQ Art Museum. Curated by Michele Helmrich Artists: KHADIM ALI | RICHARD […]

News: Highlights from the’Curios?’ exhibition at the World Science Festival Brisbane, Queensland Museum, 23-26 March 2017.

This week the World Science Festival returned to Brisbane to give the public a short brilliant view into the contemporary world of current science research. I was happy to have some of my work included in a fascinating group show exhibited in the Queensland Sciencecentre, near The Hatchery baby turtle display. Here are some of the […]

December 2016 Update: ‘Black paintings’ (PhD works shown in the Queensland Museum Archive, March 2016)

An additional series of 3 large scale Black paintings arose from the painting Extinct Kangaroo Island emu, that formed part of the Extinction flock (29 extinct Australian bird specimens) series shown to the public during the World Science Festival Brisbane 2016. These paintings are an emotive, larger-than-life connection to the famous examples of international bird extinctions from known anthropogenic causes: The Passenger […]

June 2016 News: New acquisition to the UQAM Collection: Emma Lindsay ‘Extinction flock (29 extinct Australian birds)’

When I made my Extinction flock (29 extinct Australian birds) for my practice-led research PhD, it was my intention to keep the flock together, ideally to be held in a public institution where any member of the public could visit and see the ‘specimens’ for themselves. The 29 life-scale paintings were shown at the World Science Festival Brisbane 2016 and were […]

It’s a wrap: ‘Extinction project’, 9-13 March at World Science Festival Brisbane 2016, Queensland Museum.

A huge thank you to all the people who visited the Extinction project at the Queensland Museum last week! Early statistics indicate 114,000 visitors came to the 5 day festival, with 62,000 people passing through the museum during the World Science Festival Brisbane 2016, and science advocates like Sylvia Earle, Brian Greene, and Alan Alda wandered past the ‘On a wing’ program while […]

Emma Lindsay: Extinction Project opens as part of ‘On a Wing’ program @ World Science Festival Brisbane 2016, Queensland Museum 10-13 March.

The Extinction Project is now up! Come and see over 4 years of practice-led PhD research into my extinction flock of 29 extinct Australian bird specimens (full species and sub species) sourced from global natural history museum archives. All together under the one roof for the first time at the ‪#‎Queenslandmuseum‬ ‪#‎Onawing‬ ‪#‎Streetscience‬‪ #‎WorldScienceFestivalBrisbane‬ 2016. Artist talks will take […]

2016 Exhibition News: Emma Lindsay’s ‘ Extinction Project’ at World Science Festival Brisbane, Queensland Museum 9-13 March.

The first public exhibition of Brisbane-based artist Emma Lindsay’s Extinction Project will be held as part of the inaugural World Science Festival Brisbane, 9-13 March 2016 at the Queensland Museum.  This will be the first time the festival has been held outside of New York City. The World Science Festival brings together great minds in science and the arts to produce live and […]

October News: Emma Lindsay ‘Hunter/hunted’ exhibition opening at Heiser Gallery 27 October-21 November 2015.

Emma Lindsay’s first solo exhibition with the Heiser Gallery in Brisbane opens Tuesday 27th October and runs until Saturday 21st November 2015. If you are in Brisbane, please join the artist and gallery staff for opening drinks on Friday 30th October, 6-8pm. Heiser Gallery 90 Arthur Street Fortitude Valley, Qld 4006. Ph: +61-7-32542849. http://www.heisergallery.com.au

October News: Emma Lindsay ‘Hunter/hunted’ featured in Art Collector magazine (Oct-Dec 2015)

                  Emma Lindsay’s  upcoming Hunter/hunted exhibition has been featured in the ‘What’s Next’ section of the October- December 2015 issue of  Art Collector magazine. The article was written by Louise Martin-Chew, photos by Carl Warner, and included images of: Hunter/hunted (the ray);  Hunter/hunted (mousedeer); and  Hunter/hunted (dingo). Thank you Art Collector! For all […]

October 2015 News: ‘Hunter/hunted’ exhibition, Oct 27-Nov 21 @ Heiser Gallery Brisbane.

Emma Lindsay’s next solo exhibition of paintings Hunter/hunted will open this month at Heiser Gallery in Brisbane, October 27- November 21 2015. This painting series reflects on experiences with common and endangered predator and prey species seen in natural history museum collection archives, and has evolved out of the artists’ encounters with stored taxidermy mounts during global field trips for her […]

Nov/Dec 2013: Heiser Gallery Annual Christmas Exhibition

A new painting will be exhibited in the Heiser Gallery Annual Christmas Show 2013. The exhibition runs from 26 Nov- 22 Dec, 2013. Christmas drinks: Sat 7 December 1-3pm. All welcome. A number of small paintings are also held in the Heiser Gallery stockroom. For all sales enquiries please contact the Gallery: 07 32542849 Heiser Gallery […]