You Are Invited – Melissa Egan, Heroes

Posted by on Dec 1, 2016 in Invitations
You Are Invited – Melissa Egan, Heroes

melissa egan heroes December 3 – December 16 2016 A Melissa Egan painting has the power to transport the viewer far from the everyday and into another world where gravity has been cancelled and notions of time and place have long since dissolved. In her current series of works, the characters inhabiting the luminous realms […]

Opening Pics – Robyn Sweaney – Fade to blue

Posted by on Nov 19, 2016 in Opening Nights
Opening Pics – Robyn Sweaney – Fade to blue

A wonderful crowd came to enjoy the opening night of Robyn’s exhibition and the Marina Mirage looked very festive with all of its Christmas decorations installed.  Susi Muddiman the Director of The Tweed Regional Gallery opened the exhibition in her usual eloquent and very entertaining way!  We were also delighted to welcome to the gallery for […]

You Are Invited – Robyn Sweaney

Posted by on Nov 8, 2016 in Invitations
You Are Invited – Robyn Sweaney

Robyn Sweaney Fade to blue November 12 – November 26 2016 Colours have an ability to influence the psyche directly. Blue has long been associated with the intellect, emotional clarity and an ensuing sense of serenity. It is perceived as the colour of the sky and the sea; their vast, unknowable expanses contributing to a […]

Opening Pics – Jodie Wells ‘Spring’

Posted by on Sep 13, 2016 in Opening Nights
Opening Pics – Jodie Wells ‘Spring’

The title, Spring, is an apt one for Jodie Wells’ latest exhibition which opens in a season when all nature quickens and we too experience a new spring in our step. Apparently! We were delighted that our good friend Andrew Stark, Head of Libraries and Information Services and Associate Dean of Learning at The Southport School, joined […]

You Are Invited – Jodie Wells ‘Spring’

Posted by on Sep 6, 2016 in Invitations
You Are Invited – Jodie Wells ‘Spring’

jodie wells spring September 10 – September 23, 2016 The title, Spring, is an apt one for Jodie Wells’ latest exhibition which opens in a season when all nature quickens and we too experience a new spring in our step. Dormancy is liberated! The burgeoning energy associated with the arrival of springtime is manifest in […]

Opening Pics – Craig Handley ‘Anomalies’

Posted by on Sep 1, 2016 in Opening Nights
Opening Pics – Craig Handley ‘Anomalies’

Saturday, August 20 was the opening of Craig Handley’s first solo exhibition in Queensland.  We were delighted that Virginia Rigney, Senior Curator at The Gold Coast City Art Gallery joined us to open the exhibition – which she did with a fascinating interview format. Craig Handley’s Anomalies exhibition showcases iconic Australian landscapes and scenes with symbolic […]

You Are Invited – Craig Handley ‘Anomalies’

Posted by on Aug 19, 2016 in Invitations
You Are Invited – Craig Handley ‘Anomalies’

craig handley anomalies August 20 – September 3 2016 Images of the landscape, be it rural, urban, suburban, have connotations for the artist whether we are aware of them or not. In scenes invested with symbolic twists and personal relevance, Craig Handley subtly communicates social, environmental and aesthetic considerations. In manifesting the anomalies, his works […]

Congratulations Craig Handley and Robyn Sweaney…

Posted by on Aug 12, 2016 in In the News
Congratulations Craig Handley and Robyn Sweaney…

Congratulations to Craig Handley and Robyn Sweaney for their selection into the Mosman Art Prize.  The Mosman Art Prize is an annual, acquisitive award for painting sponsored by Mosman Municipal Council. Established in 1947, the Prize is one of the oldest and most prestigious, local government art awards in Australia.  Craig was selected for an oil painting […]

Cathy Quinn – The Joy of Colour…

Posted by on Jul 27, 2016 in In the News
Cathy Quinn – The Joy of Colour…

“Cathy Quinn has abandoned all shades of grey and is blazing a trail across luminous landscapes…”