Tuesday, August 18, 2009

Anita Tesoriero: In My Own Time

3 Little Queen Street
Chippendale NSW 2008

8 - 26 September

Opening on 8th September, 6 -8 pm

Setting out, 2008. Oil on canvas, 50x50 cm

Sit, 2009. Oil on canvas, 60x60 cm

Scarborough, 2008. Oil on board, 30x30 cm

Tuesday, August 11, 2009

Tiny Stadiums festival 2010

Applications open for Tiny Stadiums festival 2010

In Early March 2010 Quarterbred will be curating the second Tiny Stadiums Festival throughout Erskineville.

For the Tiny Stadiums Festival Quarterbred aims to program art projects that have innovative audience experiences at their core.

The overall festival aims to include: a season of two performance/ live works at PACT theatre, a video library, a rooftop cinema, artist talks, a launch party and a weekend of site-specific live and visual artworks in Erskineville village.

Check out our website to get a sense of what the 2009 festival entailed. Interactive, site specific and cross-artform projects are particularly encouraged. All projects must take place in Erskineville.

You may like to respond to one of these spaces in your idea: PACT theatre, a school, a railway station, Erskineville town hall, a churchm A vacant lot, an empty shopfront, a Laundromat, a pub, a bus stop, a café, a playground, a small park, a parking lot, a street tour of Erskineville, a post office.

Your idea need not be themed around these spaces but be flexible to fit within public spheres. Please note that not all of these spaces are confirmed as available at this stage.

In your application please include:

- Your contact details and a paragraph biography
- A description of your idea
- The audience experience your project
- Basic technical requirements.

You will be asked to present a development or talk about you idea in late October 2009.

Artists will receive:
-An artist fee
-Inclusion in a large marketing campaign for the festival
-A project manager
-Access to a production manager and pact resources.

APPLICATIONS DUE AUGUST 15th, and must not exceed two pages

Send applications to quarterbred@gmail.com
Contact us at the same address with any enquiries.

Marrickville Contemporary Art Prize 2009 MCAP'09

Call for Entries
Marrickville Contemporary Art Prize 2009 (MCAP'09)

Attention artists living or working in the Marrickville local government area including; Camperdown, Dulwich Hill, Enmore, Erskineville * , Lewisham, Marrickville, Marrickville South, Newtown, Petersham, St.Peters, Stanmore and Tempe.

Entries for artworks in any medium are currently being accepted for MCAP'09, the 3rd annual contemporary art prize showcasing and celebrating the creative talent of our communities, brought to you by At The Vanishing Point Contemporary Art and supported by Marrickville Council.

Open Award $2000 - At The Vanishing Point 11-27 September
Student Award $1000 - Chrissie Cotter Gallery 4-27 September
People's Choice 2 x $250 (Open and Student)

Entry Fee $25/$20 per artwork.

Entries due by 5pm Sunday 23 August 2009

Click here, or, email info@atthevanishingpoint.com.au for an entry form. For further information please call Georgina Pollard on 0423 764 824

Or see the ATVP website or Facebook event;

MCAP'09 is supported by Marrickville Council through the Marrickville Festival Grants Program.