Weekend 1 - Saturday 13 May 2017
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Exhibitions and Openings
Yellow Precinct Bike Tour
Join a curated art trail tour with ArtCycle. The best way to tour IWOST is on your bicycle.
Meet Up time is 12.45pm.
For bookings and further information www.meetup.com/en-AU/ARTcycle-Sydney/events/238918398/?eventId=238918398
All exhibitions are open 13+ 14 May
Salon Callan (Studio 9)
Sensitive Receivers: Rejecting WestCONnex
In an ex-shopfittings-factory home studio, Sensitive Receivers: Rejecting WestCONnex presents the urgent work of 40 inner-west artists and activists + screenings of TUNNEL VISION (Ivan Hexter 2016). Up the hill on Victoria Road WestCONnex proposes to demolish 27 homes and businesses for a tollway/tunnel no-one needs.
Art Gallery on Darling (Studio 1)
CHROMA: Artist Marie Schlederer’s insightful exploration of colour runs May 11-21
CHROMA is the purity, intensity and saturation of a colour.
Marie Schlederer’s confidence of colour brings a stillness or
pause leading the artworks to become a portal or meditation of colour.
Suzy King (Studio 5)
Local Urban Landscapes (11 - 4pm). New White Bay industrial and local rooftop paintings by Suzy King.
One plus2Studios, Rozelle (Studio 17)
A group exhibition; opens Saturday 13 May, 3-5pm.
Tania Wursig Studio (Studio 11)
A studio exhibition of the artists recent works inspired by her travels in Tahiti and her islands. Online promotion of 25% off fine art prints from 13-22nd May. Apply code 'OPENSTUDIOTRAIL' at the checkout.
Leather Headpiece @ Embellish Atelier (Studio 14)
Embellish Atelier makes hats and headpieces for all occasions. Regular workshops are conducted. Book for this workshop weekend and make a gorgeous headpiece from leather trimmed with a leather flower.
Kids Art Paste-Ups (Studio 19)
A free workshop for ages 7+
Come and be part of a collaborative pasteup mural for the Art on the Greenway. Design and draw your favourite native animal on site to be added to the Urban Forest installation by local artists Alessandro Berini and Selina Springett. Be part of transforming the bridge space into an Urban Forest for the duration of the exhibition.
Please register as spaces are limited: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/art-on-the-greenway-kids-pasteup-workshop-tickets-33879324973
Beginners Resin Casting Workshop
Learn how to cast resin jewellery in a small and intimate class. Tutor Nadine Sharpe will take the time to ensure that you get a complete grasp of all the skills you need to successfully make resin jewellery at home. As a participant of this workshop you'll learn the art of resin casting using fast curing resin. By the end of this workshop you'll be able to take home four unique and beautiful pieces of Jewellery created by you.
10am to 1.30pm at Breathing Colours Studio, 760 Darling Street, Rozelle (Beside Le Coq, French restaurant)
Cost: $145/ person, which includes the use of the tutors extensive range of pre-made silicone ring and bangle moulds, fast curing resin, pigments, tools, materials, comprehensive notes covering the technical aspects of resin casting and tea & coffee. Lunch: the Studio has easy access to a range of restaurants & cafes.
For further information and to book
Etelage Class - Mothers Day Beading Basics
No experience necessary when you join tutor Christine Smalley and learn the two most commonly used techniques in costume jewellery making (stringing and linking beads) plus Loads of finishing touches and professional tips Learn to string beads on wire and finish off with a clasp. How to individually link beads to make a "rosary" style bead chain. You'll be able to take home an illusion choker strung on flex wire & simple drop earrings using Czech glass crystals A linked crystal choker & earrings. Make and finish the pieces in your choice of colour.
2-5pm at Breathing Colours Studio, 760 Darling Street, Rozelle (Beside Le Coq, French restaurant)
Cost: $125 (includes all materials.
For further information & to register contact the Gallery on 9555 8543.
Weaving with Wool + Nature (Studio 18)
A workshop for kids with artist Jann French. 11-1pm. Ages 5 +
Visit the Nanny Goat Hill Artists at the Jimmy Little Centre to see photos by Gregory Foulds, and watercolours by the Lilyfield Watercolour group at the same time.
Free and all materials provided.
Eco Weaving Workshop (Studio 8)
An opportunity for children under 12 to learn how to weave and learn about sustainability at the same time.
Free but bookings required.
Book online here
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