A current surge of survey exhibitions begs the question why Print Email Email to a friend Your email Your name Friend's email Friend's name Verification Please prove your humanity Go on prove it :) Close Related Articles Destigmatising invisible illnesses, creativity and work The arts can be difficult to navigate at the best of times, but what if your particular challenges are invisible? Here's how the sector can pay attention, remove the stigma and better support individuals. MCA receives $450,000 in private gift Sydney's summer blockbuster series gets a boost with a $450,000 gift over the next three years from philanthropists Simon and Catriona Mordant. Archibald reject wins Australia’s richest portrait prize A painting of a fellow artist nabbed Tim Storrier the richest portrait prize this year, but it appears that taste and merit differ between prizes and institutions. The worst dressed woman whose designs made her a Hollywood star Exclusive to Bendigo Art Gallery, a new exhibition celebrates the life and work of Edith Head, the most significant costume designer in film history. (Premium content) Premium content Gina Fairley Sunday 28 May, 2017 A new wave of survey exhibitions indicates renewed interest in looking back over artists' careers. Australian curators discuss this trend. This content is only available to members of ArtsHub Subscribe Now for instant access! A subscription to ArtsHub will enable you to: Access the most comprehensive jobs board for the arts sector, with hundreds of positions posted weekly Keep up to date with the latest industry news Access thousands of subscriber-only features, articles and guides Be in the know with upcoming events and exhibitions added daily Learn how and where to get grants, with the most extensive grant finder in the Arts industry ... and much, much more. Subscribe Now and join the Australian arts community today Member login Email address Password Forgot password? About the author Gina Fairley covers the Visual Arts nationally for ArtsHub. Based in Sydney you can follow her on Twitter @ginafairley and Instagram at fairleygina.