Miriam Cosic

Miriam Cosic
Miriam Cosic is a Sydney-based journalist and author.

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Image showing installation view of Refik Anadol’s Quantum memories, 2020

NGV Triennial 2020


With a mix of eye-catching works, the second NGV Triennial blends the avant-garde with the populist

‘Unfinished Business: The art of Gordon Bennett’ at QAGOMA


The artist’s explosive visual language is on show in an engrossing retrospective

Image of Anne Ferran, Scenes on the Death of Nature I, 1986

‘Know My Name’ at the National Gallery of Australia


An exhilarating exhibition considers a persistent gender bias in the visual arts

Image of works in the Art Gallery of NSW

The full postcolonial catastrophe: ‘Nirin’


Intellectually ambitious, the Biennale of Sydney’s 2020 program is essential viewing

Grotesqueries: Adelaide Biennial 2020


Leigh Robb’s absorbing curation, ‘Monster Theatres’, is both artistically and politically coherent

Image of Hisui Sugiura's colour lithograph The first subway in the East (1927)

‘Japanese Modernism’


The NGV’s virtual show is a playful celebration of Japan’s moga (modern girls) and mobo (modern boys), full of optimism for the future

Image of ‘Trois Grandes Fugues’ by Lyon Opera Ballet

A study in contrasts: ‘Trois Grandes Fugues’ and ‘Black Velvet’


These performances by the Lyon Opera Ballet and Shamel Pitts at the Adelaide Festival explore the body’s formidable potential

Image from ‘The Doctor’

The Doctor’s dilemma


Director Robert Icke on rewriting the classic Austrian play to explore contemporary moral conundrums

Image of L’Arlésienne [detail], by Pablo Picasso

‘Matisse & Picasso’: National Gallery of Australia, Canberra


Hanging works by the two masters together highlights their artistic rivalry and mutual influence