OPENINGS AND THE ARTS IN SYDNEY 13/11/2011 – 20/11/2011

Four great shows to see this week

JOANNA BRAITHWAITE @ Darren Knight gallery, Good Ol Days @ Gallery Burlesque,

2011 Undergraduate Degree Show @ SCA & FONAS PLATE AUCTION @ NAS

Have a brilliant week and thankyou for sending us your information.

Monday 14th November
Guest speaker Dr Alan Krell
Associate Professor Sherman School of Art History and Art Education UNSW
when: 6-8pm
@ The Arthouse Hotel 275 Pitt Street Sydney 2000

Tuesday 15th November
The Disappeared Exhibition by Justin Cudmore & Magdalena
@ Katipo – 101 Bondi Road, Bondi, Australia

JOHN DELLA BOSCA: Every Australian Counts
When: 12:30pm – 1:30pm
@ Sydney Mechanics’ School of Arts – 280 Pitt Street, Sydney

Deluxe dLux Edition #1 Launch
When: 6-8pm
@ Artereal Gallery

2011 Undergraduate Degree Show
When: 6-8pm
@ Sydney College of the Arts, Balmain Road Rozelle (enter opposite Cecily Street)

Price: Entry will be $15 at the door. This includes food, alcohol, and a copy of Vibewire’s quarterly anthology.
When: 6-9pm
@ Sappho Books Cafe & Wine Bar – 51 Glebe Point Road, Glebe

When: 6-9pm
@ NAS – Cell Block Theatre – Forbes street, Darlinghurst

Still Lives – Ancestral Ghosts
278 Liverpool Street, Darlinghurst
When 6-8pm
@ Robin Gibson Gallery – 278 Liverpool Street, Darlinghurst

Wednesday 16th November

Gallery Burlesque “Good Ol’Days”
When: 7.30-11.30pm
@ St James Hotel – 114 castlereagh street, Sydney

When: 6-8pm
@ Factory 49 – 49 Shepherd Street, Marrickville

Jenny Sages – Transience of Time
When: 6-8pm
@ King Street Gallery on William – 177 William Street, Darlinghurst

Thursday 17th November
When: 6–8p
@ BREENSPACE – Level 3, 17–19 Alberta Street, Sydney

is a week long event compiled of many different components drawn from a range of media.
Taking the concept of the ‘traditional’ magazine to new levels of exploration,
EX. transforms the ‘reader’ into a participant.
When: 6-8pm
@ Kaleidoscope Gallery – 3-7 Danks Street, Waterloo

Galleries 1, 2 & 3 – Group Exhibition – Hello Dolly
INTER Projects – Group exhibition
When: 6-8pm
@ Gaffa – 281 Clarence Street, Sydney

Ground Floor: Virtually Reality
Gallery 4.5: Invasion Day – Coming Through the Heads
Starewell Gallery: Greg Petchkovsky
When: 6-9pm
@ At The Vanishing Point – 565 King Street Newtown

Kirsten T Smith
When: 6-9pm
@ Lou Jacks – 420 King street, Newtown, Sydney

Salon Reworked
Over 40 artists working in diverse mediums including jewellery,
photography, skateboard illustration, new media and zines.
When: 6-9pm
@ Verge Gallery – Jane Foss Russell Plaza, City Rd, University of Sydney, Sydney

Shen Shaomin – The Day After Tomorrow
When: 6-8pm
@ 4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art – 4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art

Friday 18th November
JULIE FRAGAR – The Albatross and a Mountain Man
When: 6-8pm
@ Sarah Cottier Gallery – 3 Neild Avenue, Paddington

Art exhibition
When: 5-8pm
@ Gallery W – 6 Bourke St Woolloomooloo

Regarding France
When: 6-8pm
@ Marianne Newman Gallery – 1/1 Albany Street, Crows Nest

SHUTTERSEED Presents KABUL KIDS – A collection of photographs from Afghanistan’s youth
When: 6-8pm
@ China Heights – 3/ 16-28 Foster Street, Surry Hills

Dementia – Tilly Leahy
When: 6:30pm
@ Galleryeight – 12 Argyle Place, Millers Point, Sydney

Robyn Caughlan – My Journey an exhibition
Fashion Show, Silent Art Auction
When: 7-10pm
@ CHAUVEL CINEMA – Level 2, Cnr Oxford St & Oatley Rd, Paddington

When: 6-8pm


Jardine Hansen installation and film night
When: 6pm
@ The Clubhouse – 77 George St basement, The Rocks

Saturday 19th November
Prasad Australia for their Charity Art Auction and Summer Garden Party.
This is a wonderful opportunity to purchase works by some of Sydney’s leading
contemporary and investment artists including David Boyd, Elizabeth Cummings,
Garry Shead, John Peart, Douglas Little, Rob Eadie. Select artisan pottery and
jewellery will also be on view for  auction.
When: 2-5:30pm
@ National Trust Centre – Observatory Hill, The Rocks Sydney

ROD HOLDAWAY – Familiar Terrain
When: 3-5pm
@ Stella Downer Fine Art – 2 Danks Street, Waterloo

Euan Heng – Curious Music
When: 4-6 pm
@ Boutwell Draper Gallery – 82 George Street  Redfern, Sydney 2016

JAMES MORRISON – A History of Robotics
When:  4-6pm
@ DARREN KNIGHT GALLERY – 840 Elizabeth St, Waterloo

Sunday 20th November
Hajara Waraka Miqass Nicole Barakat
Artist Nicole Barakat will spend a week in Plump Gallery making works from
found paper in response to the seeds/threads that were sown/sewn during her
residency in Bethlehem,Palestine in July–August 2010.
When: 3pm–6pm
@ Plump Gallery – 240 Enmore Rd, Enmore, Sydney

Waverley Council and the Waverley Woollahra Art School would like
to hear from artists about their experience of the Waverley Art Prize
and how it could be improved next year. Please take 90 seconds to
complete this online survey.
The survey closes 30 November 2011
Thank you and if you have any questions about the Waverley Art Prize or this survey, please call
02 9387 2461


The SAMAG Committee is currently developing the 2012 seminar program and as we greatly
value the input of our audience we have developed a short questionaire for your completion.
This allows everyone the opportunity to suggest topics and/or speakers as well as provide the
committee with relevant feedback following the 2011 program.
For your chance to win a 2012 membership please complete this survey by Tuesday 15 November 2011.
Thank you for your support throughout 2011, we look forward to bringing you details of the 2012
program in the near future.  In the meantime details of events to be held during November
at Casula and Newcastle are now available on the website.

Sydney Arts Management Advisory Group E
T (02) 8250 5722 P
PO Box 18, Leichhardt 2040


PAN MAGAZINE is a cultural biannual with a literary bent which includes the
work of emerging and established artists and writers.
PAN is looking for passionate, talented and original voices to contribute to our Art Section.
This is a wonderful opportunity to have your writing published.
The theme for issue #3 is ‘WHY?’
We will accept very broad interpretations of this theme.

We’re looking for articles that explore the theme of ‘why’ and can take the form
of contemporary art theory, critique of an artwork or a feature or interview with an artist or artists in collaboration.
Please email your pitch with a sample of your writing to our art editor at by 20th NOV 2011.
As a non-profit journal, we can only offer contributor copies to our published authors, although this situation may change.
It may be a good idea to have a look at issue #2 (on sale now) to get a feel for the type of magazine PAN is.
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