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DESIGN Canberra: Open Studios

Published: Thursday, 3 October 2019

Come and discover the magic of creativity at Gorman Arts Centre as we open the doors to the artist’s studios as part of the DESIGN Canberra Festival. This is a chance to peek inside 13 working studios, from violin making and glass works to digital artworks and contemporary performance – this is a world waiting […]

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Ham Darroch

Published: Monday, 9 September 2019

Ham Darroch is an Australian artist working in sculpture, large scale wall paintings and painting. Darroch’s work is characterised by his use of found objects that are often familiar parts of our everyday lives. He transforms these objects in innovative ways using art historical references to create a unique visual vocabulary.  The works explore new possibilities […]

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Peter Solness

Published: Monday, 2 September 2019

Peter Solness is a multi-award winning photographer, artist, educator and writer who specialises in the photographic method of Light Painting. His practice involves mounting his camera on a tripod and working in darkness to allow long camera exposures of between 4 to 60 seconds. These long exposure times mean he can hand-illuminate his chosen subjects using […]

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Exhibition Opening: Greg Daley 101st

Published: Thursday, 22 August 2019

Ceramicist Greg Daley presents sweeping and surprising glazes across each work, presented in his 101st exhibition at Nancy Sever Gallery.

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Greg Daley 101st

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The Nancy Sever Gallery is pleased to show Greg Daly | 101st, an exhibition of work by one of Australia’s leading ceramicists.

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Tainted Love

Published: Tuesday, 13 August 2019

Someone once said that, “Love is a many splendored thing”. Tainted Love brings together six artists who beg to differ. It’s not that they are necessarily cynical or even anti the notion of Love but rather they offer atypical and confronting perspectives that exist outside the clichés that millions of love songs, movies and books have […]

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Tainted Love Opening

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Someone once said that, “Love is a many splendored thing”. Tainted Love brings together six artists who beg to differ. It’s not that they are necessarily cynical or even anti the notion of Love but rather they offer atypical and confronting perspectives that exist outside the clichés that millions of love songs, movies and books have fashioned. […]

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Syncretism | Tim Johnson

Published: Friday, 26 July 2019

“I still believe that it’s possible to create an anima or a patina in a painting, where the whole is more than the sum of the parts.” Syncretism by Tim Johnson opens 3pm on Saturday 27 July at Nancy Sever Gallery in Gorman Arts Centre. Tim Johnson’s work is to be found in the National […]

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Eye to Hand – Drawing Workshops

Published: Friday, 19 July 2019

Eye to Hand, learn to draw at the Ainslie Arts Centre with contemporary artist Genevieve Swifte. 

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Jon Sommariva

Published: Friday, 5 July 2019

Jon Sommariva is an internationally published comic book artist from Canberra, Australia. His work has appeared in publications from DC Comics, Marvel Comics, Image, Dark Horse, and IDW. Jon has also worked as a concept artist and illustrator for Insomniac, Upperdeck, Hasbro, Disney and Nickelodeon in both games and animation. Some properties that Jon has […]

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