This season’s best art shows
JUNE Blak Box
This pavilion tells the stories of the Indigenous people who’ve lived in the area for thousands of years. Audiences can step inside the architecturally designed pavilion and listen to a half-hour audio track featuring spoken word, natural sounds and music, played in state-of-the-art surround sound. Barangaroo Reserve, Barangaroo Point Park, Sydney 2000. urbantheatre.com.au. Tue-Sat 5.30-9pm; Sun 2.30-6pm. Free. Jun 2-24.
JULY The Sleeper Awakes
There are only nine artists in White Rabbit’s latest exhibition, but there’s no shortage of showstoppers, including an eight-metre 3D-printed cruise ship and a Mario-esque video game version of the Long March.
White Rabbit, 30 Balfour St, Chippendale 2008. 02 8399 2867. whiterabbitcollection.org. Wed-Sun 10am-5pm. Free. Until Jul 29.
AUGUST Sun Xun
One of China’s most daring artists is creating a new 40m-long painting on bark paper and series of woodcuts for the MCA exhibition. It will be showing alongside meticulous, handmade, stop-motion animations.
Museum of Contemporary Art, 140 George St, The Rocks 2000. 02 9245 2400. mca.com.au. Thu-Tue 10am-5pm; Wed 10am-9pm. Free. Jul 9-Oct 14.