Drawing heavily on time spent high in the Austrian alps, Heinz Riegler's new work - Auflösung - examines themes of isolation and repetition using materials mostly found in and around the Oberpleissling area of Salzburg state. The work contains six pieces which are currently in Salzburg's Kapitelplatz square until 7 September.
01 August 2012
Helena Lloyd is working on a 4 month artist residency at Eumarella Shores, Lake Weyba on the Sunshine Coast. She will be conducting artist workshops and producing a body of work focusing on the rich, natural, and fragile biodiversity of the area. This work will culminate in an end of year art show to be held at Eumarella Shores.
Susan Buret has several works in the exhibition - Six Pack - at the Goulburn Regional Gallery (Cnr Bourke & Church Streets, Goulburn, NSW. Ph: 02 4823 4494) from 24 August to 15 September 2012. The exhibition will be opened by Elizabeth Charles on Saturday 25 August (2pm) and the opening will be followed by a panel discussion with the six exhibiting artists.
Inkmasters Print Exhibition 2012 features invited
artists from around the country, works created by GW Bot, Rew Hanks and
Michael Kempson (who took up residencies in Cairns this year), and works
by local artists who participated in the Artists in Residence
The exhibition at Tanks Arts Centre (Collins Ave, Cairns, Qld. Ph: 07 4032 6609) is currently showing and continues to 22 August. Laurel McKenzie, Margaret Genever and Sasi Victoire are amongst the selected artists.
Sue's work has also been profiled in the July - September (Winter) Live guide which promotes arts and cultural events, workshops and activities across Brisbane.
Sue has also been commissioned to create artworks for a new hospital expansion in South East Queensland. Woodhead Architects have designed the building which is is due to be completed in 2014.
Logan Art Gallery Store (Cnr. Wembley Road & Jacaranda Avenue, Logan Central, Qld) has a selection of Rachael Lee's - LittleLee - 12cm x 12cm original monoprints for sale.
Robyn Dansie's next exhibition - Don't we all love to dream - opened on 1 August at Red Gallery (157 St Georges Rd, Fitzroy North, Vic. Ph: 03 9482 3550) and continues to 18 August.
Robyn invites us to explore, in a series of mixed media paintings, the multiple layers that make up our dreams ... dreams that allow us to create worlds which will excite people and produce wonderful outcomes.
Michael Donnelly is a finalist in the 2012 Mandorla Art Award (Perth Town Hall, Cnr Hay Street and Barrack Street, Perth, WA. Ph: 08 9339 7543) with the work Elizabeth and Mary. The exhibition opens 10 August and continues to 19 August.Tony White (pictured) has been selected as one of 40 finalists in the 2012 Sunshine Coast Art Prize 2D who will be showcased at Caloundra Regional Gallery (22 Omrah Avenue, Caloundra, Qld) from 15 August to 7 October 2012. The selected work Big But Small can be seen (and voted for the Peoples' Prize) here.
Joyce Blanche was recently selected as a finalist in the Corangamarah Art Prize held at the Otway Estate Winery in July.
Bron Hayes has been selected as a finalist in the inaugural $10,000Wilson Visual Art Award, Lismore with her diptych - Riverina Bark. The exhibition is held at Trinity Catholic College (1 Dawson Street, Lismore, NSW) from 23-25 August.
If you missed Dave Groom's latest pastels and paintings at the Brisbane Grammar Art Show last week end, a larger body of Groom's landscape work will be exhibited in a group show at the Nindooinbah Woolshed (272 Nindooinbah House Rd, Beaudesert, Qld. Ph: 0437 787 262) in the Kerry Valley. Dave spent time as artist in residence at Garden Hill in the Kerry Valley to create the work for this show, which features the landscape of the Scenic Rim and Lamington National Park. The exhibition will be opened by Bruce Heiser of Heiser Galleries on 1 September and continues with a high tea on Sunday 2 September.