The White Rabbit Collection Research Team is excited to begin the task of cataloguing and shelving the hundreds of books donated from the personal art library of Dr Geoff Raby AO. Dr. Raby is a former Australian Ambassador to China, and a highly
See what’s new in the White Rabbit Collection Research Library this week:
We are always acquiring new and interesting titles for our ever-growing research library. See below for just a handful of recent additions!
99 Contemporary Chinese Artists: In 2015 Judith Neilson began work on a new book about selected artists in the White Rabbit Collection. Originally it was to feature 100 artists, then 101, then 110. Various numbers were thrown around and their merits
In early 2011 two paintings by an emerging Chinese artist were acquired for the White Rabbit Collection. They used an unusual technique derived from the aerial mapping of cities to produce large, apparently abstract canvases with grids and formalist
As a specialist research library which aims to advance scholarship in the field of contemporary Chinese art, the library at Dangrove reflects the diversity of ideas explored by artists from the White Rabbit Collection. The Dangrove Research Library
Developing a research library in the highly specific field of Chinese contemporary art from scratch is no mean feat, and when I began this work two years ago I was keenly aware of the problems I would encounter: key texts may prove to be out of