Sydney Art Exhibitions and Sydney Gallery openings and the arts 18/02/2013 – 24/02/2013


“Good morning Sydney!” Hope you are fully getting into this year, it seems to be going so fast, but there are some great arts things coming up!
This week there is the opening of the new gallery partnership ‘Olsen Irwin’ and National Art School is opening The Ben Quilty Afghanistan show. This week’s post also lists grants and the deadlines coming up and some artist call outs.
Our next InStudio interview is with artist Laura Jones – coming up shortly: https://sydneyartgalleriesandartcommunity.wordpress.com/in-studio/
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Where to find us!
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Monday 18th February
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Tuesday 19th February
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Julian Twigg – Harbour Views
http://www.australiangalleries.com.au
When: 6-8pm
@ Australian Galleries – 15 Roylston Street, PaddingtonBarrio Latino
Barrio Latino
http://www.addisonrdcentre.com.au
When: 6pm
@ ARCC Lights Horse Gallery – 142 Addison Roadd Marrickville
Gordon
Philip Drummond & Gordon Fitchett
http://www.maunsellwickes.com/
When: 6-8pm
@ Maunsell Wickes at Barry Stern Galleries – 19 Glenmore Road, Paddington
All My Thoughts Today Had Faces
http://www.sheffergallery.com.au
When: 6-8pm
@ Sheffer Gallery – 38 Lander Street Darlington, Sydney
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Wednesday 20th February
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Pam Aitken – The Travelling Caravan Monochrome Show
JULIA KENNEDY-BELL
http://www.factory49.blogspot.com
When: 6-8pm
@ Factory 49 – Showroom, 49 Shepherd St, Marrickville
PROEM
http://www.carolcrawfordsculpture.net
http://www.karenmichael.com.au
When: 6-8pm
@ Depot Gallery – 2 Danks Street, Waterloo375250-130117-ben-quilty (c) The australian newsBen Quilty – After Afghanistan
http://www.nas.edu.au
When: 6-8pm
@ NAS gallery – Cnr of Forbes and Burton Streets, DarlinghurstHarding_10097NICHOLAS HARDING – Flora, Figures and Landscape
To be officially opened by Dr. John Olsen AO OBE
http://www.timolsengallery.com.au
When: 6-8pm
@ Olsen Irwin – 63 Jersey Road, Woollahra

First draft 20th feb

Mike Hewson – Polymorphia
http://www.firstdarftgallery.com.au
When: 6-8pm
@ Firstdraft (Gallery 1 & 2) – 116-118 Chalmers St, Surry Hills

James Jones – Nuance
Myfanwy Gullifer – Swing Baby Swing
http://www.kingstreetgallery.com.au
When: 6-8pm
@ King Street Gallery on William -177 Williams Street, Darlinghurst

Starting the Journey
http://www.gallerylanecove.com.au
When: 6-8pm
@ Gallery Lane Cove – Upper Level 164 Longueville Road, Lane Cove

BLOW UP
http://www.platform72.com.au
When: 6-8pm
@ Platform72 – 72 Oxford Street, Darlinghurst

Adam Norton – Interplanetary Society
http://www.gallery9.com.au
When: 6-8pm
@ GALLERY 9 – 9 Darley Street, Darlinghurst

HARVEST – Ensemble 2013
Thursday 21 February Preview: Wednesday 20 February
Tickets: $24 Full / $18 Concession / $10 Preview
BOOK TICKETS online
http://www.pact.net.au/
When: 7:30pm
@ PACT centre for emerging artists – 107 Railway Parade, Newtown

MEET ME IN THE MIDDLE’ NEW AND COLLABORATIVE WORK BY CAT RABBIT, NIOR & THE SEVEN SEAS
http://www.catrabbit.com.au
http://www.niorart.com.au
http://www.thesevensees.tumblr.com
When: 6-8pm
@ The Tate – 345 Glebe Point Road, Glebe

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Thursday 21st February
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Gallery 1: Lea Kannar
Gallery 2: Phil Soliman – Plato’s rave
Gallery 3: Laura Fisher and Olivia Bolton – Human made object. Object made human.
GUEST SPACE: Helen Amanatiadis – Immaterial Material
http://www.gaffa.com.au
When: 6-8pm
@ Gaffa Gallery – 281 Clarence Street, CBD, Sydney

SALLY SMART – Choreographing Collage
http://www.breenspace.com
When: 6-8pm
@ Breenspace – Level 3, 17–19 Alberta Street, Sydney

Mike

Mike O’Meally – Skate Photos 1993-2013
http://www.chinaheights.com
When: -8pm
@ China Heights Gallery – Level 3, 16-28 Foster street, Surry Hill

33 degrees – New Gallery – New coordinates
http://www.kaleidoscope-gallery.com
when: 6-8pm
@ Kaleidoscope Gallery 30 O’Connor Street, Chippendale

A LOVE BRIEF : ON EXHIBIT AGAIN
A LOVE BRIEF = a personal/or pro-bono project taken on as an act of love.
SLASHIE = multidisciplinary creative
http://www.vimeo.com/55500997
When: 6pm
@ 70 Oxford St, Darlinghurst

Mason Kimber – Final MFA Exhibition
http://www.masonkimber.com
When: 6-8pm
@ National Art School – Forbes Street, Darlinghurst, Sydney

Nick Collerson Masters Work

Nick Collerson Masters Work
When: 6-8pm
@ National Art School – Forbes Street, Darlinghurst, Sydney
Blue Space Poetry Jam 2013 Volume I
http://www.thebluespacepoetryjam.com.au/2/post/2013/01/kick-off-for-2013-team.html
When: 7pm
@ Petersham Bowling Club – 77 Brighton Street, Petersham
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Friday 22nd February
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THE SAUSAGE SHOW: 22/2-10/3/13
http://www.55sydenhamrd.com
When: 6-8pm
@ 55 SYDENHAM RD MARRICKVILLE NSW 2204 AUARTBAR curated by Emma Price
ART(BAR) is for lovers – Tickets selling fast
http://www.mca.com.au
When: 7.00–11.00pm
Museum of Contemporary Art – 140 George St, SydneyHunter Christmann
http://www.thecommercialgallery.com
When: 6-8pm
@ The Commercial – 148 Abercrombie Street, RedfernfastBREAK Together
http://www.powerhousemuseum.com
When: 7:45-9am
@ Powerhouse Museum – 500 Harris Street, UltimoTO THE OUTSIDE IN
http://www.galleryeight.com.au
When: 6-8pm
@ Galleryeight – 12 Argyle Place, Millers Point

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Saturday 23rd February
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Mervyn Rabuntja
http://www.taligallery.com.au
When: 10am Welcome to Country and a co-workshop with the Royal Art Society Artist of the Year, Julie Simmons;
When: 11am  a children’s workshop with young Indigenous artist Nikeeta Haverfield ($25 per child, bookings essential);
When: 2:30pm  a talk @ Dulwich Hill resident, Martin Edmond who’s writing a book and a PhD paper on the first and most famous Hermannsburg watercolour artist,  Albert Namatjira and the European who taught him to paint, Rex Battarbee.
@ Tali Gallery – 667 Darling Street, Rozelle

UNSETTLING SUITE – Sarah-Jane Norman
Visual Arts Installation
Sat 23 February – Sunday 10 March, 10am-6pm
Live Performances
23-24 February, 3 March 12pm-4pm
2 & 9 March, 4pm-8pm
Cost: FREE
http://www.performancespace.com.au/2013/unsettling-suite/
When: 4pm-8pm Wednesday-Friday
@ Carriageworks 245 Wilson StEveleigh 2015

Zoologica
TANYA CHAITOW, VIOLA DOMINELLO, LYNDA DRAPER, RACHEL FAIRFAX, JUDY HOLDING, JACQUI HUDSON, SHERRIE KNIPE, MIKI KUBO, STEVE LOPES, JOY WARREN, TREVOR WEEKES, JOHN WRIGHT.
http://www.stelladownerfineart.com.au
When: 3-5pm
@ Stella Downer Fine Art – 2 Danks Street, Waterloo

JONATHAN ROACH – SEEING is BELIEVING
http://www.franceskeevilgallery.com.au
When: 2-4pm
@ Frances Keevil Gallery – Bay Village  28 – 34 Cross Street, Double Bay

Home finding beauty in my everyday – Beth Taylor
http://www.home.wizzybliss.com
When: 12pm
@ Shop 4, 58-60 Carlton Cresent, SummerHill

- Irene and the void

MARIA KONTIS – Irene and the void
http://www.darrenknightgallery.com
When: 6-8pm
@ DARREN KNIGHT GALLERY – 840 Elizabeth Street, Waterloo

Owl and Turtle Shadow Puppet workshop
http://www.cultureatwork.com.au/
When: 10-11am or 11-12pm.
@ Culture at Work – 6-8 Scott Street, Pyrmont

MAKING TIME – Makeshift
http://www.performancespace.com.au/2013/workshop-making-time/
http://www.performancespace.com.au/2013/clubhouse-mortality-talking-gas-bag/
http://www.making-time.net/
http://www.facebook.com/makeshiftopia
When: 8am-1pm
@ Performance Space – Eveleigh Market – 243 Wilson Street, Sydney

Painting Grounds Market Royale
These unique markets will have lots of art related products from Sydney artists/designers and creatives.
When: 10am-6pm
@ Protohub – 74-76 Oxford St Sydney

HOME – Beth Taylor
http://www.sweetsworkshop.com/2013/02/interview-with-beth-taylor-about-her.html
When: 12pm
@ Sweets Workshop – Shop 4, 58-60 Carlton Cres., Summer Hill,

The Strides – Urban Roots at Sunset
http://www.campbelltown.nsw.gov.au/Music
When: 6-8pm
@ Campbelltown Arts Centre – 1 Art Gallery Road, Campbelltown

atyp 50-Year Reunion Party
$50 includes canapes and wine/beer/soft drink
This is an 18+ Event
http://www.sa2.seatadvisor.com/sabo/servlets/EventSearch?&presenter=AUTATYP&event=Reunion
When: 7pm
@ Australian Theatre for Young People (atyp) – Pier 4/5 Hickson Road, Sydney

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Sunday 24th December
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Era Gallery Market
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Era-Gallery/303541936415309
When: 10am
@ The Compound – 19-25 Wellington Street, Sydney

CHRIS ANDREWS – SYDNEY POETRY
http://www.facebook.com/brettwhiteleystudio
When: 2pm
@ Brett Whiteley Studio – 2 Raper Street, Surry Hills

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THINGS OF INTEREST + opportunities for artists
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CALL OUT: Newtown Hub Gallery PULP PICTION exhibition
@ 22 Enmore Rd. Newtown , Sydney.

THE EXHIBITION IS ALL ABOUT PULP PAPERS, AND PULP FICTION LIFE…
Call for artist to exhibit paper-art-works….for this exhibition with accept paper- sculptures too.
NO ARTISTS FEES ONLY A COMMISSION OF 20% ART SALE.
ENTRY DAYS: ,WED 13,THURS 14, FRIDAY 15.
…AFTER 2 O’CLOCK.
OPENING 19/02/13 – 6 TO 9 Pm.
NEWTOWN HUB GALLERY OPEN:
THURSDAY to SUNDAY 2 Pm. to 7 Pm.

CONTACTS: anitashirley05@gmail.com
newtownhubgallery@gmail.com
Facebook : Newtown Hub Gallery- 22 Enmore Rd. Newtown
M: 0413531709
ENTRY WORKS DETAILS…PLEASE!

ARTIST NAME:
TITLE OF THE WORK:
PRICE:

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Registrations are filling up fast so don’t delay securing your spot at Creating Spaces Regional Renewal Conference.

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Don’t delay! Register at creatingspacesconference.floktu.com today.

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International artist residency at the Darling Foundry, Montréal

Artspace is accepting applications from artists to take part in a fully-funded three month residency at the Darling Foundry, Montréal, Canada from October to December 2013. In association with the Canada Council for the Arts and supported by Arts NSW, Artspace have created an international development opportunity for professional artists residing in New South Wales.

Click here for more information. Applications due: Friday 19 April 2013

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From: Australia Council for the Arts: Grants closing soon

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