by stapletonm
posted 04/10/2016

Objects in Space: Artists in the Garden

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The program Artists and Curators on Arts Thursday 22 September with me, Maisy Stapleton, focussed on an exhibition at the Peacock Gallery in Auburn.

I spoke to Glenn Barkley, who curated the exhibition Objects in Space: Artists in the Garden. This exhibition is set both in the Gallery and the adjacent Auburn Botanical Gardens which include a Japanese Garden.

I asked Glenn about the exhibition and also took the opportunity to speak to Glenn about himself; his role as a Curator and his multifaceted activities as artist-potter, gardener and creative producer and manager.

Listen to the interview with Glenn here:

For more information about the Peacock Gallery and Auburn Botanic Gardens go to:

The exhibition Artists in the Garden closes on 23 October.

You can also find out more about Glenn on the Curator’s Department website: and Glenn’s work can be seen on the Utopia Gallery website

If you want to hear the whole program you can listen by going to and clicking on the date 22 August 2016

Tune into Arts Thursday with Maisy Stapleton every fortnight from 10:30 to noon.

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Photos courtesy the Curator’s Department and MS

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