Extra/Ordinary presented a creative response to FCMG’s museum collection through art installations and prose. Artists and writers reflected on the stories told and left untold by our objects, photographs and records.

Artists: Make or Break, Dacchi Dang, Jennifer Leahy, Re-Right Collective, Liam Benson, M. Sunflower, Mary Nguyen, Ginette Morato and Gail Barclay
Writers: Sheila Ngoc Pham, Masako Fukui, Hajer, Deniz Agraz, Laura la Rosa

Download the Extra/Ordinary exhibition catalogue(PDF, 5MB) 

Exhibition period: 23 October 2021 - 9 April 2022

Extra/Ordinary was highly commended at the Museums & Galleries of NSW 2022 IMAGinE Awards


Close-up of artwork including printed fabric and small display case
M. Sunflower, Chleboriginalish, Daruchirishaneseian, Iruginaneseian, Lebachirisharuginalian, and Ancestor Altar, both 2021.


Exhibition documentation by Document Photography, Silversalt Photography and Ali Mousawi