2008.21-2008.32 Kudos Exhibitions
21. Compassionate Systems
Kynan Stewart Hughes
Exhibition Opening: 5.00-7.30 PM, Tuesday 5 August
Exhibition continues until August 9
"We are constantly creating and recreating; each moment we are shifting from the previously created picture to creating the next... You have to be extremely sensitive and awake."
22. DISLOCATION: cultural diversity exhibition
Georgia Jarrett, Leah-Nicole Torbay, Daniel Chant, Enrique del Val, Ben Rak, Paul Rushworth, Karolina Novak, Mehwish Iqbal, Magdalena Urzon, Tully Arnot
Curated by Lisa Hyun Lee and Jennifer Tran
Exhibition Opening: 5.00-7.30 PM, Tuesday 12 August
Exhibition continues until August 23
23. DISSONANCE: Anticipation
Exhibition Opening: 5.00-7.30 PM. Tuesday 26 August
Exhibition continues until September 6
An annual exhibition supported by the Arc, exploring the dynamic interpretations of feminist art practices today. Since its inception in 1991, this annual show by the College of Fine Arts Women’s Collective provides an alternative platform for feminist discourse and aims to represent the diverse influences that characterises feminism in art.
Gillian Christie, Felicity Anicich, Sony Sirny, Meg Minkley, Penelope Leonard, Rachel Campbell, Chadi Sankary, Chloe So, Mary Egan, Annalice Creighton, Caitlin O’loughlin, Alison Muir, Georgia Graham, Kristen Masters and Joanna Redestowicz.
Curated by Georgia Graham, Kristen Masters and Joanna Redestowicz
Exhibition Opening: 5.00-7.30 PM, Tuesday 9 September
Exhibition continues until September 20
Textile artists utilize traditional craft techniques that are slowly being forgotten, methods which themselves recall times past. Through the use of these processes, which can be seen as a type of remembering, the works also deconstruct and redefine notions of ‘craft’ and ‘textiles’ as artists place them within contemporary conceptual frameworks.
25. SURFACE TENSION
Exhibition Opening: 5.00-7.30 PM, Tuesday 23 September
Exhibition continues until 27 September
26. Tim Olsen Drawing Prize 2008
Prize Presentation: 4.00-5.30 PM, Friday 3 October
Exhibition dates 1-11 October
A collaborative initiative, now in its eighth year, between the Tim Olsen Gallery and the Department of Drawing and Painting at COFA, with the intention of encouraging excellence in drawing.
Exhibition Opening and Award Presentation: 5.00-7.30 PM, Tuesday 14 October
Exhibition continues until October 25
Arc’s Emerging Artist/Designer/ Curator Award for COFA students, with a major prize of $1500 plus a stack of runner-up prizes from our sponsors. This year judged by Del Kathryn Barton, Reuben Keehan and Claire Armstrong.
28. Fresh and Salt: Messages in Stitched Textiles
Exhibition Opening: 5.00-7.30 PM, Tuesday 28 October
Exhibition continues untul November 1
An exhibition of textiles as part of a Masters of Design COFA, UNSW.
2nd year Design Lighting Project
Exhibition Opening: 5.00-7.30 PM, Tuesday 4 October
Exhibition continues until November 8
Joel Beerden, Belem Lett and James Lyle
Exhibition Opening: 5.00-7.30 PM, Tuesday 11 November
Exhibition continues until 22 November
An exhibition which explores points of similarity and divergence between three young artists experiential conceptions of the landscape. A crossroads between perception of place and representation.
Exhibition Opening: 5.00-7.30 PM, Tuesday 25 November
Exhibition continues until 6 December
A selection of works by Fine Arts Honours students as part of the COFA Annual.
32. Itchy Feet
Dirty Hands Collective
Exhibition Opening: 5.00-7.30 PM, Tuesday 9 December
Exhibition continues untul 20 December
Presented by Dirty Hands Collective, a group of graduating students from COFA practicing etching, collograph, screen printing, lino and more, ‘Itchy Feet” features ten emerging printmakers itching to get their dirty hands all over the art world.