Max and Olive – Melbourne

Starting on Tuesday 31st May and running until Sunday 24th July, the Ian Potter Museum of Art will show a series of images illustrating the photographic life of Olive Cotton and Max Dupain. The exhibition focuses on their works between 1934 and 1945. This was the time of their professional relationship and it was a…

Seven Printmakers

This video shows all the artists, in the show “Seven Printmakers Respond to Place” at Heathcote Gallery Applecross from May 28th – July 3rd 2016 This is a quality exhibition of accomplished printmakers with artwork that connects and shares stories. View video

Guy Warren – Sydney

Genesis of a painter: Guy Warren At 95, artist Guy Warren is celebrating with a special focus exhibition curated by Barry Pearce, Emeritus Curator of Australian Art, AGNSW. UNTIL MAY 29 ‘The work of the 1950s and ’60s is crucial to Warren’s development….. Over the past two decades, Warren has returned to these primal motifs with…

Peter Wegner – Melbourne

While my recent work has focused on portraiture and figurative subjects, the study and examination of the human, I have long held the desire to rekindle my interest in still life. To look inwards, closer to home. “This exhibition is the result of these explorations, a narrowing down, a turning inwards, a study of paint…

Fiona Hooton Takes Up Residency —

Fiona Hooton Site Seeing: Exhibition and Residency 17 May – 16 June 2016 Canberra artist Fiona Hooton will be taking up a one month residency at Ashfield Council’s Thirning Villa from 17 May to 16 June to coincide with her exhibition Site Seeing at AirSpace Projects. During the residency Fiona will be undertaking projects in […]…

Art Funding Cuts

The art sector within Australia has a right to be outraged at recent funding cuts, announced by the Turnball government. There is more to ‘art’ than simply the viewing of an end product in a gallery; and there is also more to art than wealthy people collecting works. The sector provides employment and income for…

Get Most From Artist Residency

We all know the value of an artist residency. They provide essential time to work on your practice, connect with other artists, and give you the space to develop a body of work. But is there an art to getting the most out of a residency? To help find out more about what can make…