OPENINGS AND THE ARTS IN SYDNEY 04/04/2011 – 10/4/2011

Hello Arty peeps, We are between locations at the moment and you should see this office/studio.. A make shift cardboard chair with a Box desk, with a not very good internet.
But we are doing what we can to keep you informed.. We should be fully back in action for the next Post, we are sorry if we have missed any shows, life has got in the way.
Please keep emailing us at with your shows and information.
Is there any prizes/spaces in shows/exhibitions/jobs/Are you looking for something.. let us know and we will post it, currently we have over 3500 members and growing so give us a bell.
Take care Mark
Monday 4th April


Tuesday 5th April
Palla Jeroff
When:  5:30-8:30pm
@ Wentworth Galleries – Foyer Level, Sofitel Wentworth Hotel 61 Phillip St Sydney 

Lost in Flanders – FREE Screening
When: 12:30-1:30pm
Sydney mechanics’ school of arts – 280 Pitt Street. SydneyEXHIBITION OPENING: SHANNON FIELD: BUSTED…
When: 5-7:30pm
@Kudos Gallery  – 6 Napier Street, Paddington

“Encore” – the most requested work from Ranamok 2010
When: 6:00pm
@ Glass Artists’ Gallery – 68 Glebe Point Road, Glebe

Second Nature
When: 6:00pm
@ Paper Mill – 1 Angel Place Cnr Ash St

Two new solo shows by Andrew Ensor and Beth Josey
When: 6-8pm
@ HardwareGallery – 263 Enmore Road, Sydney


TIGHT: Welcome Back Group Show
When: 6-8pm
@ TIGHT 33 Roslyn St, Kings Cross

Wednesday 6th April
JOHN BAIRD – House Warming
When: 6 – 8pm
@ Art House – n66 McLachlan Avenue  Rushcutters Bay 

David Keeling – New works
When: 6-8pm
@ Kings Street Gallery on William – 177 William St, Darlinghurst

When: 5:30pm – 8:30pm
@ DAB LAB Faculty Research Gallery UTS  – UTS Building 6, Lvl 4 Courtyard, 702-730 Harris St, UltimoGary Smith: Grand Designs
Minka Gillian: Input Output
@ Artereal gallery – 747 Darling Street, Rozelle

The Art of Fact & Fiction gallery discussion
When: 3:00pm – 4:00pm


@ UTS Gallery

The Right to the City
@ Tin Sheds Gallery – 148 City Road, University of Sydney 

Doodle Archive Launch Party by Absolut
Whne: 6-8pm
@ OXFORD ART FACTORY – 38-46 Oxford St, Darlinghurst

Grace Kingston: Embodied – A solo show
When: 7pm

@ 240 Enmore Rd, Enmore

FIRST SCASS Exhibition at Verge Gallery!
When:  8:30pm – 11:30pm
@ Jane Foss Russell Plaza, Eastern side of City Road, near the corner of Butlin Avenue
“SPACE HAPPENS”, Exhibition of new work by Kenzie Larsen
When 6-8pm
@ Firstdraft gallery – 116-118 Chalmers St. Surry Hills, Sydney

Thursday 7th April
David Griggs – Frat of the Obese
Jacqueline Fraser – THE MAKING OF LA DOLCE VITA, 2011
When: 6-8pm‏
@ Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery  – 8 Soudan Lane, Paddington

Friday 8th April

Saturday 9th April

Lino and woodblock prints by Cilla Campbell
When: 5-7pm
@ Frances Keevil Gallery -Bay Village – 28-31 Cross Street, Double Bay
The Silent Hour: Session V with HelloSquare Recordings – $10
When: 7:00pm – 11:30pm
general store for contemporary art – Level 1,77-83 William St, Sydney

Sunday 10th March

Welcome to the Paddington Art Prize 2011, a $20,000 acquisitive prize for a painting inspired by the Australian Landscape.
This National Prize is now in its eighth year and will be held at Menzies Art Brands Gallery, 12 Todman Ave Kensington,
Sydney N.S.W. The Opening Night and Prize Presentations will be held on Wednesday 5th October from 6pm-8pm.Exhibition dates Tuesday 4 October until Sunday 23 October.This year we welcome an inaugural Prize sponsored by Gavin Wilson and Maggy Todd of a two week Artists’ Retreat at  


“Warry’s Cottage”, Hill End, N.S.W. and are most thankful.
In addition International Art Services have generously provided their premises for the delivery, judging and collection of
paintings and once again will be Sponsoring the People’s Choice Award of $2,000.
The University of New South Wales College of Fine Arts will again offer a selected artist the opportunity to create a
limited edition print, plus Menzies Art Brands will sponsor their elegant premises and present a prize of Art Supplies
to the value of $500 to each of the Honourable Mentions.
At the request of numerous artists, we are offering artists in 2011 the choice to enter their painting/paintings via
disc or alternatively, enter their painting/paintings by delivering to International Art Services 2/55 Kent Road Mascot
Sydney NSW, 2020 from 10am-4pm on the dates listed below. Please note there are separate dates associated with
these two methods of entry. There is a limit of two paintings per artist with an entry fee of $45-00 for a single entry or $80 for 2 entries.Entry Method 1: DISC ENTRIES.
DISC ENTRIES to be posted to The Paddington Art Prize, PO Box 1469 Double Bay NSW 1360. Images should 


be a minimum of 1000×750 pixels @72 dpi. File size of each image should not exceed 1mb. File name/s should
correspond with the title of the work/s on the entry form. Discs will not be returned unless a stamped
addressed envelope or package is included.
CLOSING DATE for DISC ENTRIES: Thursday 1 September. All entries must be accompanied by the signed
and witnessed application form together with the entry fee.
JUDGING of DISC ENTRIES: Wednesday 14 September. ONLY successful applicants will be notified
on Thursday 15 September.
SUCCESSFUL DISC ENTRIES: Paintings MUST be delivered to International Art Services 2/55 Kent Road,
Mascot 2020. On Monday 26 or Tuesday 27 September Marked “FINALIST”
From 10am -4pm
PAINTING DELIVERY DATES: Monday 26 September and Tuesday 27 September from 10am-4pm to

International Art Services, 2/55 Kent Road Mascot Sydney NSW 2020JUDGING: Wednesday 28 September. ONLY SUCCESSFUL ARTISTS WILL BE NOTIFIED. The names of 


the finalists will appear in the Sydney Morning Herald, on the Paddington Art Prize website and on
Paddington Art Prize’s Facebook profile on Thursday 29 September.COLLECTION OF NON FINALISTS PAINTINGS:
Collection Thursday 29 September, Friday 30 September from 


10am-4pm and Monday 3 October 10am-4pm.
Paintings not collected by Monday 3 October will incur a storage fee of $2-80 inclusive of GST
per day made payable to International Art Services.
Further information on applications forms [downloadable from the Paddington Art Prize website]
will be posted as they become available.
Information will also be made available on the website and on
Paddington Art Prize’s Facebook Profile.



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