Category: Visual Art

ART – Parklands Art Exhibition – Artspace – Festival Theatre – 3K

The results are now on display in the Festival Centre’s Artspace and it is all worth a visit not that the quality of these finalists is uniformly great. But the variety of approaches is in and of itself intriguing.

FESTIVAL CENTRE – Creating the Character

This exhibition, curated by the Performing Arts Collection, showcases the work of Australian stage designers, such as Sue Russell, Tess Schofield, Dean Hills, Paul Morisset, Bronwyn Jones, Tony Graham and Luciana Arrighi who won an Oscar for her designs for Howard’s End.

FRINGE – Alex Frayne – In Dreams – Fisher Jeffries Foyer – 4K

Many photographers, like other visual artists, seem content or determined to be only known by one style, but Frayne constantly pushes the boundaries and this exhibition highlights his inventiveness. 4K

VISUAL ART – Ephemeral by Genevieve Brandenburg – from 19 Feb – Regal Theatre

Ephemeral is the title of the upcoming solo exhibition by Adelaide-based portrait photographer Genevieve Brandenburg. Showing at the Regal Theatre.

NIKON-WALKLEY PRESS PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITION – Fest Centre From 21 Dec

Heartbreak and triumph, jubilation and devastation: it’s all on show at the Nikon-Walkley Press Photography Exhibition. From 21 Dec at Fest Theatre

VISUAL ARTS – Light Connections Art Exhibition 25 Oct – 15 Nov – Marion Cultural Centre

Shining a light on mental health recovery and personal growth through artistic expression! See post for details.

2014 Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art Artists Announced

2014 Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art Curator, Nick Mitzevich has announced the names of over 25 of Australia’s leading contemporary artists for next years’ Adelaide Biennial, Dark Heart.

Male: Real/Ideal – The Mill – Til 27th September

The exhibition is of seven model / photographer collaborations for a pair images each, one representative of a safe place and the other one less comfortable. The results are simply excellent.

VISUAL ARTS – Male; Real/Ideal – The Mill – 6-27 September

A visual testament to the resilience of the modern male, “Male; Real/Ideal” speaks to a society feeling disenfranchised in an organic inability to meet standards of appearance and ability set by media and pervasive celebrity.

SALA – Heartland – AGSA – 3.5K

The Heartland initiative would seem one that could emulate the Samstag’s commitment to the state’s local collectors; that is by being a regularly appearing exhibition. Replacing or alternating with the Biennial of Australian Art at Festival time is one suggestion. 3.5K