Laura McMahon, also known as Brain Foetus, is a Fremantle native now living and working in Hobart, Tasmania. Her work calls upon a host of recurring characters to reside in a continuous narrative of increasingly colourful and elaborate dreamscapes. These works represent making sense of feelings and searching for a sense of belonging within the artist - a reunion with the inner child. Exhibition Opening 6pm Friday 19 January 2018 Click here to view the Exhibition Invite Click here to…
Vince Bray’s work is an ongoing study of the landscape from Townsville to Mount Isa. Coming to art during a bout of malaria, Bray’s childhood of wandering hills, creeks and rock holes has grown into a deep examination of the dry tropics through painting and printmaking. Exhibition Opening 6pm Friday 19 January 2018 Click here to view the Exhibition Invite Click here to read the Guestbook
Unutterable: too great or awful to describe. A collection of artworks by Rob Donaldson we don’t want to believe or refuse to acknowledge.
Tasmanian visiting artist, Laura McMahon (AKA Brain Foetus) will discuss her artworks in her exhibition 'Child's Play' that is a series of large scale original drawings and hand illustrated paste up murals addressing themes of searching of self and a sense of belonging. Audience participation is welcome – ask questions and gain an insight into the concept and development of the exhibition.
Local artist, Vince Bray will discuss his artworks in his exhibition 'Route A6' that is a body of works focusing on the landscape from Townsville to Mount Isa. Audience participation is welcome – ask questions and gain an insight into the concept and development of the exhibition.
This workshop is designed to experiment with paper to create art forms. From this you will have the skills to continue to explore this technique in a direction to suit your art practice. Two techniques will be explored: 1. Making pulp from used paper and then moulding it into 3D forms like bowls/boxes or into a plaster mould if you have one. 2. Using wire as a base structure and building it up with the paper and glue. All materials…
With a rigorous investigation of landscape over an extensive period of time, Anneke Silver has recently sought to reconcile her own European sensibilities with traditional custodians of the land. This artistic conversation led to a quiet but powerful revelation of the ancient primacy of the landscape, which Silver explores within this body of work. Exhibition Opening 6pm Friday 2 March 2018
After serving for eleven years in the Royal Australian Navy, Marie-Louise Jones was diagnosed with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). While serving in the First Gulf War, she experienced difficulties with the antagonistic attitudes from her male co-workers. Entangle seeks to create a conversation of awareness of PTSD in female veterans, and, hopefully, help others that have experienced this to seek help and support. Exhibition Opening 6pm 2 March 2018
This site-specific installation by Lynn Scott-Cumming is designed to ask the audience to rethink how they view the world. The exhibition is an experiment with the power of words. Exhibition Opening 6pm 2 March 2018
Local artist, Marie-Louise Jones will discuss her artworks in her exhibition 'Entangle' that is a body of works focusing on creating a conversation of awareness of PTSD in female veterans. Audience participation is welcome – ask questions and gain an insight into the concept and development of the exhibition.