Those Gorgeous Gorgonias…

25 04 2018

 

Hot on the heels of Timothy Horn’s gorgeous show at the Adelaide Biennial comes news that one of the Gorgonias (Tree of Heaven) has been added to the Dior Collection (for Dubai)…

 

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What good taste they have!





Still plenty of puff…

19 04 2018

Tom Moore has swum away with this year’s Tom Malone Prize with his latest line in oddball critters, The Pyrotechnic Puffer Fish

 

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Classic Tom; serious technique disguised as ornate luxe punk fun. Fabulous as ever.

Backstory from abc.net.au  here and from the Art Gallery of Western Australia here.

For those of you not familiar with Tom’s work (is this possible!!), take a plunge into his website www.mooreismore.com





Incoming…

23 01 2018

…an ensemble of Timothy Horn’s glorious work is en route, as we speak…

 

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…destined for the Art Gallery of South Australia for the 2018 Adelaide Biennial: Divided Worlds.

It all kicks off on March 3rd. Tim’s show runs from March 3rd to June 3rd.

Heart-stoppingly divine.

Meanwhile, for a nice little background muse (in the glossy New England Home mag), go here.

And for a browse through his website, go here.





Entries call for the 2018 National Emerging Art Glass Prize…

19 12 2017

Just in from the National Art Glass heartland (Michael Scarrone)…

 

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For previous winners/finalists/catalogues, mooch around here.

Don’t get distracted by the silly season, dudes; gold class opportunity – don’t miss it.

 

 





Dancing with the Flame: Contemporary Australian Lampworking…

21 11 2017

 

National Art Glass Gallery curator Michael Scarrone has just sent through some eye candy and happy snaps from Wagga Wagga Art Gallery’s latest showcase exhibition…

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Great looking event/project – between the demos, workshops and official opening, some very serious fun was clearly had by all…

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Launched on the 14th October, it runs until 21st January 2018 – so there’s plenty of time to schedule a visit…

 

 





Prisoners of the Crown Open Studio Day…

28 10 2017

Prisoners of the Crown’s annual Open Studio Day is fast approaching, for those of you tootling around the Far South Coast and curious enough to poke around our studio workshops and gallery…

 

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Contemporary Jewellery and Studio Glass

Open from 10am – 4pm, 12th November

Follow Google Maps and keep an eye out for Maurice de Ute…

 

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[Only 15 sleeps! n(Ed)]





Pick of the Pops…

5 10 2017

Two of our fave glassies are in the comp spotlight atm…

Tevita in the Woollahra Sculpture Prize 2017 (opens Saturday week, 14th Oct)…

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Tevita Havea, Tuna

 

 

And Netty in the Still: National Still Life Award 2017 at Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery (exhibition opens 24th November)…

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Annette Blair, A Place for Everything. (photo: Adam McGrath)

 

Big big love to both and fingers crossed for the win.

Meanwhile the field for the Woollahra has been posted, find it here, and we must confess to being a tad conflicted given that Mariana also made the cut…

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Mariana del Castillo, The Feral Suitors. 

 

Voting can be done on-line for the Viewer’s Choice Award, so get on that!

[Meanwhile we’ll be posting a feature on Netty shortly, stay tuned… n(Ed)]

 

 





The Gift that keeps on giving…

6 06 2017

More luxe gorgeousness from Timothy Horn: Dior commission, Beijing…

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[Now that’s what we call Haute Culture. n(Ed)]





In a class of its own…

18 05 2017

Commission for Dior (New Bond Street): Timothy Horn, Gorgonian 4…

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We are literally swooning – just GORGEOUS.





Upcoming event…

21 04 2017

Celebrating David Wright’s latest window installation…

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Looks spectacular…

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[Thanks to Martin Haskett for the headzup. n(Ed)]