Campus Sculpture Walks

Did you know there are over 50 outdoor culturally significant art sculptures on ANU campus?

Join Emeritus Professor David Williams AM on a walking tour to see a selection of these sculptures, some of which you may not know existed. The itinerary for the walking tour is as follows:

  1. Meet outside ANU Chancelry  at 11am
  2. School of Art & Design precinct
  3. HC Coombs Building precinct
  4. Menzies Library
  5. University Graduate House precinct
  6. Phenomics Facility
  7. Australian Centre on China in the World
  8. Finish at ANU College of Law lawns

Please note: Itinerary and starting point have been updated as University House will remain closed.

This tour travels through a significant part of our large campus. Please wear comfortable footwear, bring a hat, drink bottle and sunscreen.

After this event, why not go enjoy a free lunch on the lawns.

Emeritus Professor David Williams AM, trained as an art teacher in Victoria. In 1986, he was appointed Director, Canberra School of Art in 1986 (now ANU School of Art & Design) and retired in 2006. He is currently an HRC Adjunct Professor in the ANU Research School of Humanities and the Arts. His research interests are in Public Art and Contemporary Asian and Australian art and the ANU Art Collection. Curatorial activities include the first three Queensland Art Gallery's Asia Pacific Triennial exhibitions as a member of the National Advisory Committee, the Adelaide University Ballets Russes project exhibitions and with Dr Caroline Turner, HRC exhibitions "Recovering Lives" and "Thresholds of Tolerance". Most recently "Making Connections: S.E Asian Art @ ANU". He was a past Chair, Australian Council of University Art & Design Schools and Art Monthly Australia and Deputy Chair, Canberra Glassworks Board. He is currently spokesperson for the ACT arts advocacy Childers Group and Chair of the ANU Visual Arts Endowment.

About

2020 ANU Alumni Weekend

It's back! This weekend is about giving our alumni the chance to revisit campus, see the many changes, and share some fun experiences with friends and family.

Catch up with old friends at one of our many reunion events. This year, we celebrate the 60th anniversary of the ANU College of Law, our alumni are organising a Forestry reunion, and we enjoy our very first All Alumni Reunion Breakfast.

Relive those wonderful memories when you return to our residential halls or take one of our tours of parts of campus which you haven't seen before.

Make new connections at a fun and interactive activity including our Curious Kids - Family Day and taste wines from our local 'ANU' winemakers.

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