SOSSCA Retrospective Exhibition – Verge Gallery – 11th October 2016

November 9, 2016By Agnes MartinExhibitions

A retrospective of the artworks and materials produced in the campaign to save Sydney College of the Arts.

SOSSCA invite


It has been a troubled year for the visual arts in NSW, with the on again, off again merger of Sydney College of the Arts and the threatened closure of National Art School in East Sydney.
In November last year, University of Sydney announced plans to ‘gradually over the next three years’ move SCA out of the historic Callan Park campus. Then in a surprising turn in June 2016, Vice-Chancellor Michael Spence announced that University of Sydney and UNSW had signed a Heads of Agreement for students at the college at Callan Park to transfer to one of the courses offered by UNSW Art & Design in Paddington. What was touted as a merger was really the closure of SCA.