Academy Gallery (McGrath Space and Street Space), School of Creative Arts, UTAS Inveresk Campus, Invermay Road, Launceston


An exhibition exploring how the desire for mobility and speed—from transport to information exchange to body systems—has transformed our society and how we communicate with each other.

Featuring artwork by Margaret Baguley, Kate Camm, Steve Carson, Jon Cattapan, Scott Cunningham, Penelope Davis, Michael Doolan, Josh Foley, Lola Greeno, Neil Haddon, Stephen Haley, Marian Hosking, Wayne Z Hudson, Liam James, David Keeling, Martin Kerby, Kim Lehman, Pete Mattila, Anne Morrison, Troy Ruffels, Paul Snell, Anna Van Stralen, Danielle Thompson, Megan Walch and Helen Wright.

Curated by Dr Malcolm Bywaters

SPEED: Mobility and Exchange includes objects, artworks and teaching materials on loan from the University of Tasmania Fine Art Collection, Library Collection, School of Physical Science Collection, Engineering Collection, Geological Collection and John Elliot Classics Collections

Presented by the Academy Gallery, University of Tasmania, in partnership with the University of Tasmania Collections project and in association with Mofo

Image: Once upon a time, Michael Doolan. Courtesy of Bett Gallery, Hobart.