Impressions 8 was a success! Lots of positive feedback about the prints on display. Thanks to all those members who submitted works & volunteered their time in doing tasks involved in staging the show. The little experiment in payment structure will be evaluated in coming weeks. What did you think about the show? Care to comment or include feedback? Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
from Kristina Hall
. Anyone is interested in editioning and doing commissioned prints? Would you like to be involved in forming a policy and payment process?. Email Kristina so a meeting can be organised on email@example.com
Workshops are a perfect way to support Impress & gain skills from professional tutors. Have you done one lately or shared the exciting workshops with friends? We are pleased to announce an upcoming workshop with visiting artist Artist Christopher Hagen (USA). Christopher is undertaking an MFA in Printmaking Illinois State University & has trained at the Tamarind Institute of Lithography Albuquerque. Workshop details as follows.Images below courtesy of the artist.
Lithographic Monoprint with Visiting Artist Christopher Hagen (USA).
Saturday and Sunday 20 & 21 December, 2014.
Cost = $260 (non members) & $220 (members)Materials cost $25.
Impress members don't let 2014 go by without showing off. Impress gallery is now accepting one week stints in the gallery. Yes its time to dust off those prints & exhibit in the lead up to christmas. Cost for members is now $300 per week with an added bond of $150. Emails to Peter, firstname.lastname@example.org
A reminder to keep your swipe card on your person all the time while in the studio as you will not be able to get back in if you are locked out. One you have completed an induction studio access we are all occupying the space safely.
Out with the old in with the new. The new website is up & running. So far the features of the new space seem to be working well. Thank you to Sue Pickford for the time & effort in transferring all the data.
Out & About
Rosslynd Piggott: Evapourated Garden, Powdered Sky, 23rd October - 9th November, Milani Gallery Brisbane
Suzanne Danaher @Bosz Gallery (until Sunday) Doggett St, New Farm Brisbane
IMA Brisbane:Zine Making Workshop. 1 November 2014 â€“ 2:00PM-4:00PM| Free.
Join us for a zine making workshop with Slubberdegullion Magazine editor and Gunk band member Alex Campbell. Participants are invited to create a zine in response to the Sarah Browne and Mierle Laderman Ukeles exhibitions and take their art creations home. This event is free and suitable for children aged 8 and above.
Lindy Lee: The Dark of Absolute Freedom @ UQ Art Museum until Feb 2015
Belle Arti Prize 2014 www.belleartiprize.wordpress.com
$5000 National acquisitive prize for 35 x 35cm artworks on Belle Arti linens.
Entrants receive a free stretched linen canvas.
Entries closing Mon Nov 10.
Visit website for details.Calleen Art Award 2015 â€“ Cowra Regional Art Gallery
Calleen Art Award $19,000 acquisitive.
Central West Regional Art Award $2,500 non-acquisitive.
Peopleâ€™s Choice Award $500 non-acquisitive.Entries closing Fri March 6, 2015. Exhibition May 3 to June 14, 2015.
Annual International Exchange of Postcard Prints 2015
Entries invited to submit an edition of 11 postcards with your interpretation of the theme â€˜Lyricalâ€™.
Entries closing Wed April 1, 2015.
Visit website for details.