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'Banksia man head' (detail) by Heather B. Swann, 2016.
© Heather B. Swann, collection of the Art Gallery of South Australia, Dr Christine Annette Lunam Bequest through the Art Gallery of South Australia Foundation 2016.

Nervous: Installation


A collaborative installation with Heather B Swann – ‘Nervous’.

Sculpture: Heather B. Swann
Composer: Thomas Green
Poet: Kevin Brophy
Vocalists: Astrid Connelly and Jack Swann
Music ensemble Plexus: Stefan Cassomenos, Monica Curro and Philip Arkinstall
Music ensemble Continuum Sax: James Nightingale, Christina Leonard, Nick Russoniello and Martin Kay with members of the Leichhardt Espresso Chorus Ristretto as the Banksia Men, led by their Artistic Director Michelle Leonard.


When:Thursday 18 August to Sunday 20 November
Where:National Gallery of Australia, Gallery One

It’s best to double check that events are happening – sometimes things don’t go to plan.
“Stercus accidit.” — David Hume.