Art, Life And The Other Thing
Podcast: Art, Life And The Other Thing
Host: Fenella Kernebone
Sub-Category: Visual Arts
First Episode: 2021
‘Art, life and the other thing’ is the controversial self-portrait that won artist Brett Whiteley the Archibald Prize in 1978. In this six-part series, acclaimed arts presenter Fenella Kernebone explores identity, addiction, legacy, feminism, place and the creative process, using seminal works from Whiteley’s oeuvre as conversational springboards with contemporary Australian artists, curators and academics. To view the artworks mentioned in the titles go to the website. Podcast artwork – Brett Whiteley in his studios 1970 (detail), photo: Robert Walker, National Art Archive, AGNSW.