OPENINGS AND THE ARTS – 22/11/2010 – 28/11/2010

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So, we think you should go to every show this week! Because you do realise that the galleries are starting to advertise their last shows.. thats right… for the end of the year(already),

we will be also closing up towards the end of December 2010 until End of Jan 2011..

So if you you want your shows advertised get them in to us..

(if there is something special to share) we may do a mid update…

Check these out this week


JUMBO & ZAP ‘Planetarium’ On Friday – also these guys are showing at the National Gallery in the ACT

Monday 22nd November
Drummoyn Art Soc. Art Show
When: 7-9pm
@ Dummoyne Civic Hall – Marlborough St Drummoyne

Best of PPR (plus a magician) #1
you will hear stories by:
Annaliese Constable, Felicity Castagna, Aidan Roberts, Zoe Norton Lodge and, Nick Coyle
When: 8(sharp)-11-pm
@ The Orchard – 4 Lackey St St Peters

Tuesday 23rd November
Marilyn Schneider | EVIL PARADISES
When: 5-7.30pm
@ Kudos Gallery – 6 Napier Street, Paddington

St George TAFE – Advanced Diploma Grad. Show
When: 6-9pm
@ 12 Mary Place Paddington

Inspire Express Create; Fair Trade Exhibition
When: 6-8pm
@ Plump Gallery, 240 Enmore rd, Enmore, Sydney

Wednesday 24th November
When: 6-11pm
@ Goodgod Small Club – 55 Liverpool Street, Sydney


The Wall presents Recycled & Relisted Arts n Crafts..
When: 8-11pm
@ The Wall at World Bar – 24 Bayswater Rd Kings Cross, Sydney

Thursday 25th November
Alex Fensham – Beyond Nature
Marina Finlay – Landscapes and Female Nudes
When: 6-8pm
@ Charles Hewitt Gallery – 335 South Dowling Street, Darlinghurst

Matt Hinkley
When: 6-8pm
@ Sarah Cottier Gallery – 3 Neild Avenue, Paddington

Farrell and Parkin – Mangamorphosis
When: 6-8pm
@ Boutwell Draper Gallery – 82 George Street  Redfern

ANTHONY LISTER – Memories not included
When: 6-8pm
@ Chalk Horse – 94 Cooper Street, Surry Hills

Sumptuary (The Royal Dozen)
When: 6-8pm
@ Australian Centre for Photography – 257 Oxford St, Paddington

James Freiberg Solo Show
When: 6-9pm
@ Oh Really Gallery – 55 Enmore Road, Newtown

Friday 26th November
JUMBO & ZAP ‘Planetarium’-
Planetarium offers the detritus of that imaginarium with
a dizzying array of pictures and fractured thoughts and captured moments.
@ Lo-Fi Collective, 383 bourke st sydney

Youth Culture – a free event for young people aged 12 to 18 years
independently in an after-hours alcohol free environment.
@ Hazelhurst Regional Gallery and Arts Centre – 782 Kingsway, Gymea

Bell Jar: the capture of creative arts… the 2010 UOW grad show
Guest speaker: Lucas Ihlein (7pm)
@ FCA Gallery, Building 25, University of Wollongong

POP UP: JULIA SCHAUENBURG- 52 bunches of flowers I bought myself
@ Damien Minton Gallery Annex – 583 Elizabeth St, Redfern

Dark Harbour- James McMahon Dale
@ Galleryeight – 12 Argyle Place, Sydney, 2000

Saturday 27th November
When: 3-5pm. – 23 November – 18 December
@ Stella Downer Fine Art – 2 Danks Street Waterloo

James Guppy + Irianna Kanellopoulou – Solo exhibitions
When: 4-6pm
@ Brenda May Gallery – 2 Danks Street Waterloo

Art Documentation Clinic –
When: 9:00am – 12:00pm
@ Index Studios – 60 Hutchinson st, Saint Peters

Sophie E. Bray
When: 2-4pm
@ Hazelhurst Regional Gallery & Arts Centre,
Community Gallery – 782 Kingsway, Gymea, Sydney

A 9×12″ Coo-ee Christmas
When: 3-5pm
@ 31 Lamrock Ave, Bondi

When: 4-6pm
@ ESP Gallery – 228 Illawarra Rd, Marrickville

TURNING POINT by Chris Gentle
When: 4pm – 6pm
@ Wilson Street Gallery – 30-34 Wilson Street, Newtown

Paint as Landscape – Gabrielle Jones – First solo exhibition
When: 2pm (Accompanied by artist’s talk)
@ Goulburn Regional Gallery – Cnr Bourke and Church Streets Goulburn

Sunday 28th November
Middle Head Artists’ Precinct – Fine Art Sale
When: 10-5pm
@ Landship Gallery – 1100a Middle Head Road, Mosman


Group Show featuring the work of five Sydney photographers
Tim Hixson, Sally Mayman, Charles McKean, Steven Godbee & Philip Quirk
Earth, Flower, Water

Also showing until 30 January 2011
Illuminated Landscape
The stunning photographs of award winning night photographer Peter Solness
Highlights from the Head On Portrait Prize 2004-2010
Slide-show presentation
Open free to the public every weekend until 30 January, 2011 in the Superintendents Residence, Centennial Park

Centennial Park website


2011 Conditions of Application

APPLICATION FORM: Deadline Friday, November 19, 2010

The successful applicant will be offered a three-month residency at the
British School at Rome, Italy. The British School at Rome (BSR) is a
centre for research on the archaeology, history, and culture of Italy,
and for contemporary art and architecture. It serves the needs of scholars
and fine artists from the United Kingdom and the Commonwealth.

The successful applicant will receive:
– Studio accommodation to live and work at the BSR for a period of 3 months commencing 3 January 2011.
– A grant for subsistence costs will be available
– A $A2000 allowance towards the cost of travel to and from Italy
– Inclusion in the BSR’s annual fine art catalogue
This Award will be made to an applicant who: –
· has completed a Master of Fine Art or equivalent;
· has displayed a high level of achievement and dedication in their Fine Art studies and/
or professional career and who in the opinion of the judges would benefit artistically through the award
· who can demonstrate clarity of purpose in a study proposal for their period of residency in Rome
· is an Australian citizen or Australian resident and able to comply with visa requirements
· warrants that they are available to undertake the residency for three months beginning 3 January 2011.
N.B. the period of the three-month residency is not negotiable.
All applicants must: –
· complete all parts of the application form, which is available from or for collection
from Reception, National Art School, Forbes Street, Darlinghurst, NSW.

All applications will be considered by a selection panel comprising representatives
of the National Art School and independent assessors.

Applicants who are short-listed may be called on to discuss their application and present
examples of work, and should make themselves available to do this during the week of 22 November 2010.

Conditions of Entry
· Applicants must abide by all the regulations of the award.
· The selectors’ decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
· The successful applicant must strictly agree to abide by
the conditions of residence at the BSR.
· The selectors reserve the right to withhold the award if in their opinion the
standard of applications is insufficient to warrant awarding.

Key Dates:
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: Friday, November 19, 2010
Interviews for shortlisted applicants: week of 22 November 2010
All applicants notified of outcome: week of 29 November 2010
Residency begins 3 January 2011


Charlatan Ink LLC New York has launched earlier this year the international juried
2011 CHARLATAN INK ART PRIZE for the Visual Arts, which will be held biennially in
New York from 2011 onwards and which will travel every other year around the globe.

The Prize is open to all visual artists and visual art practices.
The Theme for the Inaugural Prize is :
“Where do we come from? What are we? Where are we going?”

All detailed information and entry forms can be found at :
The Jury Board : Anthony Lister (AUS); Peter Gric (CZ/AUT); Bing Dawe
(NZ); Marlene Antico [patron of the Paddington Art Prize, Sydney]
(AUS); Winston Smith (USA); JoAnne Berkow (USA); Ed McCormack (USA)

The Advisory Board : Gottfried Helnwein (AUT); Leith O’Malley
(AUS); Hazel Dooney (AUS); Michael Hutter (GER); Richard T. Scott
(USA); Philip Brooker (GBR)

First Prize : US$ 25’000.00
Deadline : 15th of February 2011

Andre van der Kerkhoff
1133 Broadway, Suite 708,
New York, N.Y. 10010
phone 212.330.8214



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