It’s transition time in my curatorial practice as one travelling exhibition winds up and I prepare for the next one. Living Colour! concludes its international tour at AQS Quilt Week Des Moines, Iowa: 30 September-3 October 2015. Thank you to the American Quilters’ Society for showcasing this exhibition. I would love to include YOUR artwork […]
The art of curating brings three distinct imperatives: to select; to organise; and to look after the items in a collection or exhibition. Drawing on my experience with Australia Quilts, Beneath the Southern Sky and Living Colour!, I reflect on the challenges and delights of these imperatives in an extended article in Issue #119 of […]
Yesterday, at the invitation of the Pearl Beach Craft Group, I presented a pop up display of Living Colour! at the Pearl Beach Memorial Hall which is about 30 minutes from my home. The hall is a valuable facility built in the 1950s complete with a robust hardwood floor; special lighting; a catering kitchen; a […]
After an extended outing at the Nautilus Arts Centre in Port Lincoln, South Australia, the Living Colour exhibit is on its way back to me before winging its way to the United States for AQS QuiltWeeks in Grand Rapids, Chattanooga and Des Moines. In response to popular demand, in the small window between engagements, I […]
Living Colour! tours next to the Nautilus Arts Centre in Port Lincoln, South Australia from 8-25 June 2015. This will be the last outing in Australia before the exhibit travels to the United States. Please share with any of your friends that might be able to visit the exhibition.
Gosford Regional Gallery is fully open following the recent storm. Gallery hours are 10am-4pm daily and admission is free. I will be there today at 2pm for a Living Colour! curator floor talk and again on Saturday, 16 May 2015. Join me if you can!