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Nicci Haynes

Published: Friday, 7 October 2016

Nicci’s practice is characterised by experimentation and diversity.

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CAPO Auction and Masked Soirée

Published: Wednesday, 21 September 2016

CAPO’s Annual Auction Gala takes on a mysterious feel this year as the CAPO Auction and Masked Soirée. Featuring CAPO Patron Paul McDermott, Canberra’s best art sold live, Dan’s Hot Six, quality food and wine – what’s not to like? Venue: Canberra Museum and Gallery  

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Manuka on a Saturday morning

Published: Friday, 2 September 2016

Exhibition by Sally O’Callaghan. Artist’s statement: My work is an exploration of public spaces such as shopping centres, train stations and supermarkets. I explore my interest in the way in which people move in these spaces and the impression screen technology is making on our public space. Footage stills from different places are digitally collaged. This […]

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Fashion

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Exhibition by Rowan Kane. Artist’s statement: A show exploring the theme of fashion within the context of contemporary art – a look at what’s hot in painting and fashion today. This exhibition is held at CCAS Manuka. Gallery opening hours: Thursday to Sunday, 11am-5pm

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Cycle

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Ruby Berry creates organic woven sculptures that push scale and material contrast. Ideas of protection, comfort and containment are explored through these intricately detailed forms using wool, cotton and beeswax. The slow and deliberate weaving creates a strong relationship to the body, through process and final form. This exhibition is held at CCAS Manuka. Gallery opening […]

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Asialink Arts Residencies Information Session

Published: Wednesday, 31 August 2016

Applications for 2017 Asialink Arts Residencies open on 29 August and close on 30 September 2016. Interested in applying? Asialink will be conducting an information session in Canberra on Monday 5 September at Gorman Arts Centre. This information session will provide an overview of the program, the application process and give you a chance to ask […]

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Future Possible: beyond the screen

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In the 2nd edition of our Future Possible conversation series, we’ll be questioning the future of the screen, and what the place of the plastic or 3D arts will be as we move towards an increasingly digital, back-lit life. Our provocateur for this conversation is Mez Breeze, an award-winning creative who makes bespoke digital fiction, […]

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Genevieve Swifte

Published: Friday, 26 August 2016

Genevieve Swifte is an award winning contemporary artist working in drawing and photography.

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Dreams and Terrors

Published: Thursday, 18 August 2016

What if we didn’t have a word for day and a word for night – if we didn’t split our understanding into two apparent opposites? What if instead, we paid close attention to the subtle qualities of certain moments throughout the 24 hour cycle; the period just as the moon appears over the horizon, the […]

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Afternoon Seminar by the Arts Law Centre of Australia

Published: Wednesday, 17 August 2016

Seminar: Copyright for artists and creatives (artistic practice focus) Presenter: Trudi Sarks, senior solicitor at the Arts Law Centre of Australia. This session, facilitated by the Arts Law Centre of Australia, walks artists through the basics of copyright and moral rights. If you are creating your own material and/or wish to use other’s creative material […]

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