You Are Invited – Avital Sheffer – The Generous Vessel

Posted by on Nov 30, 2017 in Invitations
You Are Invited – Avital Sheffer – The Generous Vessel

Avital Sheffer The Generous Vessel December 2 to December 15, 2017 An Avital Sheffer vessel resonates a palpable presence born of its primordial substance and her visual articulation of a profound understanding that embraces the natural, corporeal and spiritual worlds. “There is a universal artistic lineage which touches a place that is beyond time and […]

You Are Invited – Christabel Blackman – Love And Other Treasures…

Posted by on Nov 18, 2017 in Invitations
You Are Invited – Christabel Blackman – Love And Other Treasures…

Christabel Blackman love and other treasures November 18 – December 1, 2017 Inspiration slips easily into Christabel’s world. Surrounded by gardens, cats, art and music, she doesn’t have to search far to find her pictorial muse. Images appear amidst her daily life; the cat observing a pair of duelling butterflies in her florid garden, her […]

You Are Invited – Carolyn V.Watson – Cloak

Posted by on Oct 26, 2017 in Invitations
You Are Invited – Carolyn V.Watson – Cloak

carolyn v watson cloak October 28 – November 11 2017 ‘There is a certain sensitivity and heightened awareness, seemingly peculiar to artists, that compels them to investigate the vicissitudes of life – to probe relentlessly at some existential core’. The profound ruminations underpinning Carolyn V Watson’s subject matter may be said to exemplify this dictum. […]

You Are Invited – Jodie Wells – Menagerie…

Posted by on Sep 23, 2017 in Invitations
You Are Invited – Jodie Wells – Menagerie…

jodie wells menagerie September 30 – October 14 2017 Unconcerned with symbolic import or socio-historic context, Jodie Wells’ paintings simply present a poetic linking with her domestic environment. “My studio is in my house, so working from home I have found inspiration from those things that are near to me – the objects and animals […]

You Are Invited – Nikky Morgan-Smith ‘murmurations’ & Elaine Green ‘Clouds, Mist And Other Illusions’

Posted by on Aug 17, 2017 in Invitations
You Are Invited – Nikky Morgan-Smith ‘murmurations’ & Elaine Green ‘Clouds, Mist And Other Illusions’

nikky morgan-smith murmurations August 26 – September 9, 2017 Throughout the ages, the marvel of birds in flight has fascinated mankind. It came to symbolise freedom and the imagination: an elevation above the merely corporeal. Kindred musings have prompted Nikky Morgan-Smith’s ongoing interest in winged creatures as both image and metaphor. The title for her […]

You Are Invited – Kristin Tennyson – Marking Territory…

Posted by on Jul 18, 2017 in Invitations
You Are Invited – Kristin Tennyson – Marking Territory…

kristin tennyson marking territory July 29 – August 12 2017 When Kristin Tennyson migrated from the icy wildernesses of Canada to tropical far northern Queensland in 1993 it was more than the environmental contrast that stimulated her creative impulse. An ongoing rumination about how a sense of place shapes the human psyche and the means […]

You Are Invited – Cate Maddy – Loud And Lunatic

Posted by on Jun 20, 2017 in Invitations
You Are Invited – Cate Maddy – Loud And Lunatic

cate maddy loud and lunatic July 1 – July 15 2017 In Cate Maddy’s previous exhibition with Anthea Polson Art she created beautiful artificial worlds to assuage her longing for nature and a feeling of disconnectedness from it, saying, “My paintings are as if scraped off the city’s walls, rubbed as in the graffitied laneways […]

You Are Invited – Sophie Gralton – ‘Every Child’

Posted by on Apr 18, 2017 in Invitations
You Are Invited – Sophie Gralton – ‘Every Child’

sophie gralton every child April 22 – May 6 2017 The focus of Sydney-based Sophie Gralton’s art lies in the quality of interaction between medium and meaning. For her, what matters most is not visual accuracy but the relationship between image and ground and the seduction of visual surfaces. It is a misconception to think […]

You Are Invited – Peter Smets – Men at Work

Posted by on Mar 20, 2017 in Invitations
You Are Invited – Peter Smets – Men at Work

peter smets men at work March 25 – April 8 2017 It is impossible not to become absorbed in the refined detail and mood of a Peter Smets’ painting. Never a mere recorder of visual facts, he deconstructs our habitual ways of seeing. With consummate skill, he persuades us that the contemporary world of industry […]

You Are Invited – Veronica Cay – Portraits from an ordinary life

Posted by on Jan 20, 2017 in Invitations
You Are Invited – Veronica Cay – Portraits from an ordinary life

veronica cay portraits from an ordinary life February 25 – March 11, 2017 Art, like life, is an undulating dance alternately radiant in possibilities, shadowed with limitations and then bright with resolution. A visceral understanding of such permeates Veronica Cay’s ceramic sculptures, collaged works and drawings which she describes as vehicles to encourage a reflection […]