IWOST Exhibitions and Openings

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Contemporary Luxe @Lara Scolari Studio
Thursday 11 May, 6 – 8pm
(Studio 3 - Yellow Precinct)
Contemporary Luxe focuses on the tonal combinations of rich and luscious colour together with the simpler considered form of the fluid organic circle, influenced in part by our Australian culture - an Island Continent surrounded by water. All welcome.

Deeper into the Woods @ White's Creek Studios 
Thursday 11 May, 6.30 – 8.30pm
(Studio 2 - Magenta Precinct)
Recent work by White's Creek Cottage Artists in Residence Sally Mowbray and Janny Grant. 

HeArt of Annandale 2017 Awards Presentation (Studio 5 - Magenta Precinct)
Friday 12 May
An art competition and exhibition. This year's theme is GROW. Presented by Annandale Village Church and supported by Inner West Council and local business.

Salon Callan (Studio 9)  
Sensitive Receivers: Rejecting WestCONnex3 volumes library of failed motorways Andrew Chuter 300
13/14 May 2017
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.
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Suzy King  (Studio 5)
13/14 May 2017
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)
13/14 May 2017
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.

ART-LIKE LEICHHARDT (Studio 14)Agar dish lightbox 300
14 May 2017
Special edition of the agar dish, where artists present a series of interactive works about the people and places of Leichhardt. Scones + refreshments available from the Town Hall Bar. Pictured right: the agar dish Lightbox 

Tais Hair: Studio Event (Studio 6)
14 May 2017
A gathering of various art forms in a delightful intimate Victorian setting and courtyard, to celebrate the joy of the Arts where you can hear Jazz Vocalist Karen Oliver, see work by Anna,  SAARA (Sculptor) , and view fashion items from Paula Punch’s label Punch Park.

Deeper into the Woods @ White's Creek Cottage (Studio 2)Recent work by Sally Mowbray and Janny Grant. Whites Creek Community Cottage. Opening night is Thursday 11 May from 6.30-8.30pm. Continues Friday and Sat from 1pm - 5pm, and concludes on Sunday 14/05 from 11- 4.
www.sallymowbray.com     www.jannygrant.com

HeArt of Annandale 2017 (Studio 5)
HeArt of Annandale 2017 A art competition and exhibition Boomalli Rivers Mountains Seas 300 this year's theme is GROW. Presented by Annandale Village Church and supported by Inner West Council and local business. Opening night & awards presentations is Friday 12 May. Exhibition is 13 - 21 may, 11am - 5pm. 

North Coast Show Studio 18)
14 May 2017
Featuring works by Bundjalung and Gumbaynggirr Artists who are also Boomalli's Artist Members.
Pictured right: Photo by Kyra Kum-sing  

From the Studio @ Art Est (Studio 17)
An exhibition of new paintings, drawings and sculpture by
Art Est tutors.
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Studio 63 (Studio 15)
Studio 63 will exhibit examples of past work by Eleni Pitsilioni-Alexiou including a mix of ceramic pieces, collages in paper and fabric, jewellery, and mixed media constructions – as well as on-going work being prepared for exhibition.
Saturday 13 May, 3-5pm

Expanded Photography
@ Articulate project space

(Studio 20)
Expanded Photography shows artwork that reflects on relationships between the virtual space of the photographic image and the live space in which it is located.  The exhibition is designed by Articulate to support the Sardar Sinjawi After a Beam of Light Space Ideation 2014interdisciplinary potential being explored within art practices that are sometimes also more discipline-specific. It is also designed to explore ways in which the spatial concerns of Articulate can engage with the photographic concerns being emphasised by many exhibition around Sydney during Head On. Open 11-5pm, Friday - Sunday, 6-21 May.

Derision for Home Owners Won’t Save You @ Newtown ArtSeat (Studio 28) 
EXHIBITION: 1 May – 30 July   Micro-fiction relating to Newtown’s history and ever changing face.  
Location: King Street Newtown 

Alpha-bet @ Alpha Artist Cooperative (Studio 25)
OPENS:  19 May  6pm - 9pm  EXHIBITION RUNS: 19-21 May  
This exhibition showcases the diverse talents of  emerging and established artist and musicians who reside at Alpha Artist cooperative, covering photography, paintings, mixed media and hand-made instruments. An artist cooperative with a history spanning 20 years. The Gallery and studios showcase the works of the established and emerging artists who work in the Gallery.   
Location: 226 Union Street Newtown  

Animals We Love @ OneArt Studio (Studio 17)

Exhibition OPENS: 20 May   EXHIBITION 20-21 May  
Jay Lee and other artists will offer exhibit a range of drawings and paintings of animals they love in different media.OneArt Studio is a small studio that offers children and adult art classes. Our classes are tailored to meet each individual's need to ensure everyone progresses to the next level.
Location: Shop 28, 301-313 Stanmore Rd Petersham   

Art for Social Change @ MLC Gallery (Studio 29)
OPENING:  20 May, 6pm - 7.30pm
EXHIBITION RUNS: 20 May – 17 June 
Miriam Cabello’s new body of work #LayeringBlack investigates the #BlackLivesMatter protests in the USA. Cabello reflects on our own deaths in custody and reveals race-incarceration, police violence, and human-rights abuse. Critical discussion and information sharing on Art for Social Change – 20 May – 17 June.
Location: 5 Eliza Street Newtown 

Off the Rails Exhibition @ Chris Packer Gallery 
OPEN:  20 May, 5pm – 7pm  Chris Packer's backyard studio will be open for inspection.  The series of new works, Off the Rails that play with the picture rails in the home gallery.  The home gallery will be open weekends 10am-2pm. Weekdays by appointment
Location:  63 Wardell Rd Lewisham  

Aliki Tsopanian - Dulwich High School of Visual Arts and Design

Aliki Tsopanian, Dulwich High School of Visual Arts and Design

Raw Talent Exhibition @ Seaview Gallery (Studio 11)
OPEN: 20 May, 10am – 5pm  A mixed exhibition of student work from New South Wales’ only specialist visual arts and design high school, with some interactive arts activities run by students and teachers. The exhibition covers a range of visual art and design forms. Seaview Gallery (Dulwich High School of Visual Arts & Design)  Location: Seaview Street Dulwich Hill (closest corner Marrickville road) Dulwich Hill 

Art Editions Asia @ Newsagency Gallery (Studio 16)
EXHIBITION RUNS:  5 May – 4 June 
Art Editions Asia features a group showing of work from South-East Asian and Chinese contemporary silk screen and digital painting studios. Studios include IdleBeats, Shanghai; Benoit+Bo, Beijing; Krack and Survive Garage from Indonesia, Sticky Fingters from Cambodia and more. Brave, bold and intelligent work always something for everyone. Location:  332 Stanmore Road Petersham 

Jewels of the Swamp @ Join the Dots (Studio 3)
OPENING: 20 May, 5pm – 7pm 
An artist-run space with a focus on experimentation, community and sustainability.
Resident artists: Alice Couttoupes, Tasman Munro, Lyn Heazlewood, Aime Smith, Andrew Brown, Jeff Kessel, Laura Pyke, Caitlin Gibson, Caitlin Doyle, Susanah Williams, Amy Piddington, Rowena Crowe, Pebble Brennan-Kessel, Sylvester Elvis Mars and others, will talk about their practise, and what it means to make art in the contemporary Australian landscape, plus performances, workshops and other fun things. 
Location:  102 Victoria Road Marrickville102 Victoria Road Marrickville  

Open Studio Show @ The Bakehouse Studio (Studio 9 - Green Precinct Map)
Open:  20 May, 5-8pm 
Location:  54 Renwick Street, Marrickville.

UpspaceUPSPACE OPEN @ Ultimo Project Inc (Studio 20)
OPEN: 13+14 and 20+21 May
Group Exhibition in UPSPACE
The Ultimo Project Studio will have a group exhibition at its UP Space Gallery for both weekends. Participating artists include Paul Wan, Jan Fieldsen, Therese Kenyon, Sylvia Hermine, Mark Dubner, Anie Nheu, Gail Kenning, Adam Laerkesen, Barbara Licha, Jennifer Levitus, Wayne Hutchins, Tina Fiveash. The Ultimo Project Inc is a large self-managed studio space for over 20 artists in two buildings with one exhibition/project space.   
Location:  Huts 24 and 15, Addison Road Centre, 142 Addison Road Marrickville   ultimoprojectstudios.blogspot.com/  

Annual Group Show @ Factory 49 (Studio 2)
Our Annual Group show features work from the Committee, recently exhibited artists and alumni. Names are listed on our web site, with details of associated events, performances etc.   With two exhibition spaces, an outside wall series and Paris projects, Factory 49 provides a platform for experimentation and exposure for artists whose work is non-objective, reductive, materials-based or process-driven. Location:  49 Shepherd St Marrickville   factory49.blogspot.com.au
OPENS:  21 May EXHIBITION RUNS: 18-27 May, 6pm – 8pm

Horse @ Scratch Art Space (Studio 25)
Horse an exhibition from Grace Costa will be in the Gallery - some truly amazing shots of horses. Grace will give a floor talk at 2pm on Sunday 21 May.  11am – 5pm
There will also be a presentation of Proximity - Performance Art from 11am - 5pm. Location: 67 Sydenham Road Marrickville   www.scratchartspace.com    

Jetsville (Studio 1)   
Paintings of the Marrickville jetset. Boeing an artist is fun                                                                               
Location: 29 Shepherd Street Marrickville  

Kirsty Collins Cooks River Studio Exhibition (Studio 10)
Join Kirsty at the Studio where she will be exhibiting her latest ceramic artwork and demonstrating her installation art process. There will also be a clay play table for children to experiment. Kirsty Collings was recently awarded a 'commendation’ at Rookwood Cemetery Sculpture Walk 2016.  Her home studio on the Cooks River has her latest artworks and installation artwork in progress.   
10am – 5pm Location:  17 Riverview Road Earlwood  

My Dress as a Picnic @ Mess With It PROJECT ROOM (Studio 26)
Curated Exhibition Opening and Performances with Artist Talk, Painting Plein Air, 2pm-3pm;  Large Scale Lino-printing Demonstration, 11am – 11.30am and 1pm – 1.30pm 
Location: 6 Sloane St Marrickville 

Made in House @ MakerSpace &company (Studio 23)
Made In House is a celebration of work made by the MakerSpace community. With an exhibition of designs for the home, and live demonstrations of blacksmithing, sand-casting metal, machine knitting, ceramics, woodwork and more!   A huge workshop filled with machinery (wood, metal, ceramic, electronics, textiles and printmaking), friendly staff and a phenomenal creative community, come and take a look, take a class or join! 
Location: 1/17 Barclay Street Marrickville

Revolution:  A Group Show @Tortuga Studios
OPENING: 19 May, 6pm – 9pm  
Tortuga Studios is a collaborative hub for 25 artists and makers. In an old brick factory in the heart of St Peters, Tortuga Studios is an eclectic, multi-disciplinary warehouse space/ gallery.  
Location:  31 Princes Highway St Peters 

Those in Stone Houses @ Stonevilla (Studio 27)
Stonevilla Studios will host an exhibition titled, Those in Stone Houses. Six artists will exhibit their latest work in their studio running for the whole day. Participating artists are Nick Strike, Luke Parker, Michelle Hanlin, Stephen Ralph, Sam Whittingham and Trevor Fry. Nick Strike will be providing a film screening of his films 'Box of Clouds', 'Burn Diver' and 'Time on Ice' thought the day.
Location: 19 Railway Road Sydenham 
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Open Studio Show @ The Bakehouse (Studio 9)
OPEN:  20 May, 5pm – 8pm  The Bakehouse Studio
Location:  54 Renwick Street Marrickville thebakehousestudio.com.au 

May Street Artist Studios 

OPENING NIGHT EVENT:  Thursday, 18 May, 6-9pm
Join us for a glass of wine and a browse through our resident artists’ studios. 
Have a chat with the artists in their creative environment and enjoy their work.
Location: May Street Arts Studios, 1st Floor, 23 May Street, St Peters


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