Denise Mimmocchi, Senior Curator of Australian Art for the Art Gallery of New South Wales, discusses intergenerational connections and how they are explored in exhibitions today.
Denise Mimmocchi is Senior Curator of Australian Art at the Art Gallery of New South Wales. Her most recent exhibitions and publications include Margel Hinder: Modern in Motion (2021), Tony Tuckson: the Abstract Sublime (2018), O’Keeffe, Preston, Cossington Smith: Making Modernism (2016 with Lesley Harding and Cody Hartley), Sydney Moderns: Art for a New World (2013 with Deborah Edwards) and Australian Symbolism: The Art of Dreams (2012).
Between 2020-2022 Denise led the curatorial team on the major rehangs of the 19th and 20th century collection galleries which was part of the launch of the Sydney Modern project at the Art Gallery of New South Wales.
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