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Gerald Soworka – Chasing Shangri-la

2 October, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 15 November, 2020 @ 1:00 pm

Umbrella is responding to government restrictions for gatherings at this time and visitors must comply with our COVID-19 Safety Plan. Gallery open Tues-Fri 9am-5pm | Sat-Sun 9am-1pm | Gallery closed Mondays, public holidays and during exhibition install weeks | Shop open during gallery  open hours and Tues-Thurs of install weeks. Follow our social media for updates.

This exhibition presents the results of Gerald Soworka’s three-month residency in Umbrella’s Makerspace. The residency program is a partnership between Umbrella Studio Contemporary Arts and PressNorth Printmakers. Soworka’s works were developed from sketches he produced during his time in Bhutan and other locations.

The exhibition will be presented in Umbrella’s downstairs Vault space. Please note there is limited accessibility to this space, as there is one staircase leading to the room (or access via the rear door on Ogden St), then a step up into the room. Please call Umbrella staff prior to your visit if you would like to discuss your options and arrange a time to access the space via our rear door. We apologise for any inconvenience and hope you can make it in to the see the project.

Image: Gerald Soworka, Do you want fries with that? (detail), 2020, Black charbonnel etching ink on buff Stonehenge paper, 70 x 45cm.

Exhibition Launch
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Exhibitions also on display 2 October – 15 November 2020:
Lynnette Griffiths & Marion Gaemers – Final Curtain | Compact Prints Print Commission 2020 | Jack Macale – Ngaraarrdgyie Mohyi Biridu Nigyie Bunuba Grama


2 October, 2020 @ 9:00 am
15 November, 2020 @ 1:00 pm
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| Umbrella Studio Contemporary Arts |
408 Flinders St
Townsville, QLD 4810 Australia