Saturday, June 26, 2010

Peats Ridge 2010 : Calling for Artists

Peats Ridge Arts and Culture Team are looking for bold artworks and performances that will enhance the festival experience. Preference will be given to engaging works that may:
  • Be site specific or enhance the natural landscape and festival site
  • Draw attention to issues relating to the environment, lifestyle or culture
  • Showcase Peats Ridge as presenting innovative works and supporting talented artists
  • Reference principles of sustainability and support the Peats Ridge objectives of protection and education about the environment and social change through art.
Go to the link (click on the heading of this entry) for application.  Deadline: 30th September.

    Saturday, June 19, 2010

    Kristine Tribolet-McCarroll in Chemical Agents with "Artists of 17th Parrallel"


    A work about 
    Agent Orange 
    and the never ending traumas it causes to the Vietnamese people,  Vietnam vets and their families.

    120 x 120 cm

    Ink jet prints 
    Mother and legless child on "voile" 
    (front and back layers) 
    Stenciled aircraft silhouettes
    on middle layer  on orange organza  
      (each 10 cm apart)

    Add-on hand embroidery 
    on one side only
    (not visible on this picture - sorry!)

    Wednesday, June 9, 2010

    Barbara Licha in Green at Brenda May Gallery

    Barbara Licha is in a curated group show titled Green at Brenda May Gallery.
    It show cases works expressing artists' concern for the environment.

    Exhibition dates 8 June to 4 July 2010
    Backyard, 2010. 50 x 50 x 50 cm

    Sunday, June 6, 2010

    CALL FOR SCULPTORS: Toyota Community Spirit Gallery Indoor Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition

    The annual Indoor Outdoor Sculpture exhibition is open to all Victorian based sculptors of any level of experience from emerging to established artists. The exhibition is designed to showcase the diversity and excellence of sculpture practice in Victoria. There is no cost to apply, no commission on sales and a small fee is available to successful applicants to assist with transport and installation. All successful applicants to the Toyota Community Spirit Gallery program are eligible to apply for the $10,000 Toyota Community Spirit Artist Travel Award.

    For more information and application forms download documents here from the links below (you must download both documents):

    Applications close 23 July 2010.