The Weekend Australian - Review - - Out & About -

Wil­liam Yang: Sto­ries of Love and Death Pho­to­graphs, many in­scribed with hand­writ­ten re­flec­tions, and live slide pro­jec­tion per­for­mances span­ning four decades fea­ture in this sur­vey of work by north Queens­land­born artist Wil­liam Yang, ex­plor­ing his ex­pe­ri­ences as a gay Chi­nese Aus­tralian. Cov­er­ing the so­cial pol­i­tics of the 1980s, the emer­gence of Syd­ney’s gay com­mu­nity and Yang’s search for his Chi­nese her­itage and fam­ily, the cul­mi­nat­ing ex­hi­bi­tion pro­vides an overview of the artist’s pro­lific ca­reer. Stills Gallery, 36 Gos­bell Street, Padding­ton. Wed-Sat, 11am-5pm. Book­ings: (02) 9331 7775 or on­line. Un­til March 5.

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