Are Australian Universities “letting Australian art down”?

24 03 2011

Presented without prejudice… a link to an opinion piece written by Nicky McWilliam , director of Eva Breuer Art Dealer in Sydney, and published today in the Sydney Morning Herald. In it, Nicky, who has stepped into her late mother’s formidable shoes and is now running what has been one of Australia’s most successful secondary market dealerships, bemoans what she sees as the lack of formal training in Australian art history at a tertiary level.

Due to my sometime association with the University of Melbourne, I suppose I have a horse of sorts in this particular race. Read the rest of this entry »