Tracey Moffatt’s Free Spirit

Published in The Saturday Paper Artist Tracey Moffatt’s latest exhibition represents a homecoming for the one-time New York resident. Tracey Moffatt has never enjoyed discussing her work. Throughout an esteemed career, spanning more than three decades, the filmmaker-turned-photographer has maintained the same stance: if she spells out what her art might mean, then she shuts off other interpretations. So the news that she had agreed to take part in public talks for her new exhibition, Spirited, which opened in October at Queensland’s Gallery of Modern Art (GOMA), was received with vague surprise. Assistant director Simon Wright introduced her on stage….