SARAH HOWELL AND LEIGH RIGOZZI
The Dark Woods
Date: 14-Feb-2004 – 14-Mar-2004
Location: CARNEGIE GALLERY, HOBART AND VARIOUS TOURING LOCATIONS
The Dark Woods was an exhibition surveying current production by young Australian artists whose work culminates in publication through alternative comics. This genre articulates the concerns of youth and explores issues such as identity, being young, and trying to find a place in the world.
Contemporary Art Tasmania is Tasmania’s professional level, public presentation platform dedicated to contemporary and experimental art. Its provenance is traceable from the foundation of Chameleon contemporary art space in 1982, through 20 years operating as Contemporary Art Services Tasmania (CAST) and, from 2013, as Contemporary Art Tasmania.
The organisation is a member of the Contemporary Art Organisations (Australia) national network (CAOs), NETS Australia (National Exhibitions Touring Support) and is assisted by the Visual Arts Board of the Australia Council, Arts Tasmania and through the Visual Arts and Craft Strategy.