Monthly Archives: July 2015

Dornwell Studios Jeweller at Wunderruma

Wunderruma, a large scale exhibition of contemporary New Zealand jewellery is on now at Auckland Art Gallery. This show, which has travelled from Munich, via the Dowse Art Museum in Wellington, includes work by Dornwell Studio jeweller Raewyn Walsh. Raewyn and veteran jeweller Alan Preston gave a lively presentation at the gallery on Sunday, discussing their own practise and some of the history of contemporary jewellery in New Zealand. An interview with Raewyn at her workspace in Dornwell. 

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Pocket Edition: Meet the Artists

Northart Gallery’s Pocket Edition Exhibition closes this Sunday, August 2, with a “Meet the Artists” gathering from 3pm. If you haven’t seen this show, pop along and say hi. Invited artists, including Dornwell Studio’s Jo Dalgety and Susan Thomas, were asked to complete 10 postcard sized works. The resulting exhibition shows just how much art you can fit on a tiny piece of paper. It’s well worth a look and the art is affordable.

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Susan Thomas’s ten paintings in Pocket Edition

Susan Thomas’s ten paintings on the wall at Northart – Pocket Edition: Small Works for Large Walls.

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13 July – 2 August 2015

Other Invited artists: Carole Prentice, Robert Ellis, Ross Ritchie, Lindsey Lirk, Clyde Scott, Frank van Schaik, Claudia Cooper, Garry Currin, John Oxborough, Brittany Myburg, Siân Davis, Heather Grouden, Freda Brierley, Frances Atkins, Aroha Gossage, Rosemary Theunissen, Felicity Swan, Malcolm McAllister, Fiona Lee Graham, Sharon Vickers, Graham Creamer, Karl Amundsen, Jo Dalgety, Laura McMillan, Sonja Drake, Katie Theunissen and Hao Hu.

Raewyn Walsh in Handshake 2, Stanley St Gallery Sydney

10 Handshake2 contemporary jewellery mentees Amelia Pascoe, Karren Dale, Kathryn Yeats, Kelly McDonald, Lisa Higgins, Raewyn Walsh, Renee Bevan, Sarah Walker-Holt,Tineke Jansen and Vanessa Arthur,  who are mentored by Ruudt Peters, Gemma Draper, Ben Pearce, Kirsten Haydon, Cal Lane, Henriette Schuster, Harrell Fletcher, Helen Britton, Ela Bauer, David Neale will be exhibiting at Stanley Street Gallery 8th July – 1st Aug 2015. Worth a weekend in Sydney!!

Raewyn Walsh – “Imprint”

Ten small paintings sitting on the wall.

Jo Dalgety’s ten paintings on the wall at Northart – Pocket Edition: Small Works for Large Walls.

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13 July – 2 August 2015

Invited artists: Carole Prentice, Robert Ellis, Ross Ritchie, Lindsey Lirk, Clyde Scott, Frank van Schaik, Claudia Cooper, Garry Currin, John Oxborough, Brittany Myburg, Siân Davis, Heather Grouden, Freda Brierley, Frances Atkins, Aroha Gossage, Rosemary Theunissen, Felicity Swan, Malcolm McAllister, Fiona Lee Graham, Sharon Vickers, Graham Creamer, Karl Amundsen, Susan Thomas, Laura McMillan, Sonja Drake, Katie Theunissen and Hao Hu.

Harmonised Chaos 2 by Susan Thomas

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Harmonised Chaos 2 bu Susan Thomas, acrylic on paper

One of ten paintings Susan Thomas has showing in POCKET EDITION. SMALL WORKS FOR LARGE WALLS showing at NorthArt Gallery.

– Affordable & Collectable
– 238 works by 25 artists
– Priced range: $40 – $450
– Cash and carry

POCKET EDITION. SMALL WORKS FOR LARGE WALLS

Susan Thomas and Jo Dalgety were invited to submit ten works each in this  cash and carry exhibition at NorthArt Gallery.

  • Affordable & Collectable
  • 238 works by 25 artists
  • Priced range:  $40  –  $450
  • Cash and carry

Please join us at the opening function on Sunday @ 4pm.
Pictured is Jo Dalgety’s work ‘Dance like I’ve got diamonds’ 2015 watercolour and charcoal on paper.