Weekend 2 - Saturday 17 March 2018

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ToursExhibitions and openingsArtist talksWorkshops and demos


ArtCycle Bike Tours – Choose Your ColourARTcyclereport2016photoCraigNiven

Sat 10 Sun 11 Sat 17 Sun 18
Meet up time is 12.45pm for a 1pm start

Join a curated art trail tour with ArtCycle.
The best way to tour IWOST is on
your bicycle. Bookings required.

To book for Saturday 17 (Blue Precinct)

To book for Sunday 18 (Green Precinct)

Pictured: ARTcycle 2016 - photo Craig Niven

Culture Scouts ‘The Cultural Express’ -
Newtown to Ashfield Train Line TourClaire Nakazawa at Monster Mouse studios - Culture Scouts 300

Saturday 17 March, 1pm - 3:30pm
Meeting point: Newtown Train Station outside Cuckoo Callay

Join us for a whistle stop (train journey) cultural tour of the InnerWest. Don't forget your OPAL card! Please don't be late and bringwalking shoes.  Finish in Ashfield for dumplings. Free tour (Food andBeverage not included)

To book: www.trybooking.com/TYFV

Pictured: Claire Nakazawa works at Monster Mouse Studios, Culture Scouts

Art on the Streets Tour

Saturday 17 March 11pm - 1pmmelvassallo300
Meeting point: Newtown ArtSeat in Newtown Square, Corner of Australia Street and King Street Newtown.

Join Melinda Vassallo, author of Street Art of the Inner West, on a guided tour of
street art across Newtown and Enmore. 
Free tour. Bookings essential: www.trybooking.com/TYGT

Pictured: Melinda Vassallo, Art on the Streets Tour

Exhibitions and openings 

Newsagency Print ShopIdleBeats_GregorKoerting_RealBigCity2_GetAway_Jet 302

Saturday 17 March, 11- 5pm
332 Stanmore Road, Petersham

Newsagency Gallery will house Print Shop, a group show featuring exciting new works from  contemporary silk-screen and digital painting studios in Asia. Brave intelligent work that challenges and thrills.
100s of edition Prints in the drawers to discover.    
Participating Artists – Benoit+Bo, Krack Studio, Survive Garage,
Rakasasa, Sticky Fingers, and Idlebeats.

Pictured: Real Big City 2 - Get Away Jet by Gregor Koerting 


Mythology: Where is Hercules? -
MLC Gallery

Saturday 17 March, 11- 5pm
5 Eliza Street,Newtown

Miriam Cabello offers a host of unique artistic responses to this ambitious question. The exhibition celebrates the struggles, triumphs and the beauty of acceptance and tolerance. Highlighting the sociological evolution of social-justice, activism and diversity.


Pictured: Cabello M Blue, Lionel Rose

Ahead of the Trail Exhibition - UPSpace Gallery

Saturday 17 March, 11 - 5pm
Building No. 24 & 15, 142 Addison RoadMarrickville


Weeds and Wasteland -
Gaye ChapmanGayeChapmanIWOST

122A Percival Road, Stanmore
Saturday 17 March, 11am - 5pm

Studio installation exhibition:
'Weeds and Wasteland',
as exhibited in the invitational
exhibition 'Land', Manly
Museum and Art Gallery 2016.


Pictured: Gaye Chapman, No Mans Land

Student Creations - OneArt Studio

Shop 28, 103 -113 Stanmore Road, Petersham
10:30am to 4:30pm
Saturday 17 March,

Drawing demonstration 1-2pm

We will exhibit all our students' work -
drawings, paintings, clay, craft and etc.


Dr Rosenberg's Wunderkammer at Delmar Gallery2TenStringDoubleViolin1982

Trinity Grammar School, Ashfield
Saturday 17 March, 11am to 5pm

A Dada-esque cabinet of curiosities including over 400 violin artefacts, iconography and improbable instruments, telling stories that are musically perverse, historically twisted and culturally critical. Sourced from Australia’s most unusual museum, The Rosenberg Museum, brainchild of composer and violinist Jon Rose.

Pictured: 2 Ten-String Double Violin,1982 

Celebration - Rosedale Street Art Gallery

2A Rosedale Street, Dulwich Hill
Opening night - Friday 16 March, 5pm to 7pm
Open - Saturday 17 + Sunday 18 March, 10 - 5pm  

The exhibition will celebrate 20 years of Rosedale Street
Gallery in Dulwich Hill and will feature the work of Leonard
and Lindy Smith.


Artist talks

March Artist Talks -
AIRspace Projects Inc

1/10 Junction StreetMarrickville
Saturday 17 March, 3pm to 5pm

The March artists will discuss the ideas underpinning their exhibitions. Followed by casual conversation over afternoon tea.

Pictured: Uri Auerbach-Qoheleth, 2017April White night flight Lennox St 300


Afternoon Drinks on the Balcony

111 Lennox Street, Newtown
Saturday, 17 March from 3pm to 5pm

Join the Lennox Street Studios artists for “drinks on the balcony’ for an informal opportunity to chat with them about their practice. Thirty-five artists occupy studios at Lennox Street, so you will be able to talk to artists from a broad range of disciplines, from painters to sculptors, printmakers to photographers and much, much more. 

Pictured: Night Flight by April White


Workshops and demos

Yanada Room at Luna ApartmentsWeaving detials 300- Kim Davies

Saturday 17 March, 11am - 5pm
22 Hudson St, Lewisham

Help make a new community artwork for this new
community space. Join artist Kim Davies to create
a universe from found natural materials. 
No Experience necessary. Drop in anytime.

Pictured: Weaving (detail) - Group work with Kim Davies

Gabby Malpas Watercolor Painting
and Demonstration

Saturday 17 March, 12-4pmacquire
445 King St, Newtown

Gabby Malpas will be in store, sharing her knowledge and demonstrating her special techniques in creating her beautiful watercolour masterpieces. 

Pictured: watercolour by Gabby Malpas

Workshops Australia Street Art Camp

24A Australia Street, Camperdown 
Saturday 17 March, 10am-1pmTreeShrine2017GabrielleBatesandTreeShriners

Michele Morcos - Drawing Our Local Landscape. For ages 8 years and up. For bookings contact michelemorcos@hotmail.com
Sarah Harvie  - Abstract Splatter Garden. For children of all ages. For bookings contact solidairsarah@yahoo.com.au
Roomies - Monoprint 11am-1pm. All ages welcome. For bookings contact annekwasner@gmail.com
Gabrielle Bates - Tree Shrining. All ages welcome. For bookings contact gabrielle.bates@live.com.au

Pictured: Gabrielle Bates, TreeShrine 2017

So you think you can't draw - Lennox Street Studios

Saturday 17 March & Sunday 18 March, 1pm - 2pm
111 Lennox Street, Newtown

Welcome to the Lennox Street Studios challenge for
absolute beginners who insist they love art but can't
draw. Classes led by artist Andre Hobday on thestonvilla 2016 Sam Wittingham
ground floor. No bookings required.


Make and Take Collage Workshop

Saturday 17 March, 10am - 4pm
19 Railway Parade, Sydenham

Sam Whittingham will run a kids "Make and Take Collage" workshop. 10am - 4pm Drop in at anytime and stay as long you like. Suitable for 7-16 year olds.
Drop in anytime.

Pictured: Collage by Sam Wittingham.


Mixed Media Art Show - Something from Nothing
The Inner West Women's Shed

Saturday 17 March, 10am - 5pm
Seaview Hall, 12-14 Seaview Street,Dulwich Hill00472 Pom Pom Rug IW Womens Shed

Inner West Women's Shed's Mixed Media
Art Show displays our talented member's creations. Most for sale. Demonstrations, by members, of art and craft skills, jewellery and home decor from re-purposed and up-cycled donated material


Pictured: Pom Pom Rug - Inner West Women's Shed




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