Workshop | Resin Jewellery Design

Interested in making some beautiful Jewellery? Come along to our workshop with Jodie Banasik on Saturday 9th July in the lovely Jamberoo. Jodie will be guiding and teaching you how to design and make Resin Jewellery in a relaxed and fun environment. Details are below.  Please contact Rhonda at info@kiamaartworkshops.com.au book a place, or checkContinue reading “Workshop | Resin Jewellery Design”

Australian Artists’ Grant

The Australian Artists’ Grant has been initiated by NAVA to assist professional visual and media arts, craft and design practitioners to produce, present and promote their work throughout Australia and overseas. This grant provides assistance towards the costs of: Production of new creative work Presentation of work in a venue Residencies involving the production ofContinue reading “Australian Artists’ Grant”

Daisy’s new coat

Seeking a professional artist to donate their time to paint Daisy the Cow, the week 5 to 12 October. Daisy the Decorated Dairy Cow is currently undergoing surgery and will upon her return need two new coats of paint. The first coat will be a part of an exclusive photography session with one of Daisy’sContinue reading “Daisy’s new coat”

Australian Artists’ Grant

Applications close 15 August 2015 The Australian Artists’ Grant provides assistance to professional visual and media arts, craft and design practitioners who are Australian citizens or permanent residents. Individual applicants are eligible to apply for funding of up to $500 to assist with the public presentation of their work. Groups are eligible to apply for fundingContinue reading “Australian Artists’ Grant”

Australian Artists’ Grant

Applications close| 16 MAY 2015 The Australian Artists’ Grant provides assistance to professional visual and media arts, craft and design practitioners who are Australian citizens or permanent residents. Individual applicants are eligible to apply for funding of up to $500 to assist with the public presentation of their work. Groups are eligible to apply forContinue reading “Australian Artists’ Grant”

Australian Artists’ Grant

Applications close | 16 May 2015 The Australian Artists’ Grant provides assistance to professional visual and media arts, craft and design practitioners who are Australian citizens or permanent residents. Individual applicants are eligible to apply for funding of up to $500 to assist with the public presentation of their work. Groups are eligible to apply forContinue reading “Australian Artists’ Grant”

Australian Design Biennale | Trent Jansen

Congratulations to Trent Jansen for being chosen to speak last Friday at the Australian Design Biennale, hosted by MONA in Hobart. The conference was a day of discussion around ‘crossing the line’ in activism, art and design. Activists, artists and designers including Bob Brown and Greg Taylor spoke about the controversy surrounding the themes that they addressContinue reading “Australian Design Biennale | Trent Jansen”

Trent Jansen | Broached Retreat Mini Retrospective

On Friday the 23rd of May the Broached Commissions opened Broached Retreat, a mini-retrospective of their first two collections at the prestigious Ullens Center for Contemporary Art (UCCA) in Beijing. Broached was invited by Gallery Director Philip Tinari to be the first ever design exhibition, and the first Australian representatives to exhibit at the UCCA. Located in Beijing’s 798 Art District,Continue reading “Trent Jansen | Broached Retreat Mini Retrospective”

2014 Youth Week in NSW Design Competition

Entries are now open for the 2014 Youth Week in NSW Design Competition We are looking for aspiring young designers to help create the look for the Youth Week 2014 in NSW website, posters and other promotional materials. The Youth Week in NSW Design Competition provides young people with the opportunity to showcase their talentContinue reading “2014 Youth Week in NSW Design Competition”

Sydney Design @ COFA

Monday 5th August – Lecture – Paul Pholeros Paul Pholeros is giving a lecture at 2pm in COFA F205. Paul will discuss his work in designing healthy habitats for the developing world. Paul is a very interesting architect, using his skills to solve some of the larger social issues that we are confronted with. MondayContinue reading “Sydney Design @ COFA”

Another Orry Kelly?

What is it about Kiama that spawns costume designers? First there was Orry Kelly, who traded Kiama for Hollywood in the Thirties and is still the Australian with the most Oscars (his work included costumes for 42nd St, The Maltese Falcon, Casablanca, Auntie Mame, Oklahoma!, and Some Like It Hot). Then there was Bob andContinue reading “Another Orry Kelly?”