KCAN and 2017 | What’s in it for you?

Hi all, I am now back on deck after my Christmas/New Year break. As we roll into 2017 I’d like to have a chat about the Kiama Cultural Arts Network (KCAN) KCAN is a place for Kiama artists (of all genres and across the whole local government area) to connect, share, promote, build relationships andContinue reading “KCAN and 2017 | What’s in it for you?”

Pics and Flicks want your thoughts!

We want to know which movies you enjoyed during 2016, which you didn’t like as much, and what you would be interested in seeing. Pics and Flicks films in 2016 – survey Help us provide a better movie-going experience for you by completing this survey. Just 5 minutes of your time and it is anonymous.Continue reading “Pics and Flicks want your thoughts!”

Gerringong Pics and Flicks

2 December 2016 Pics and Flicks is proud to present the exuberant and imaginative Australian film, Girl Sleeping Courtesy of Berlin Film Festival A 14-year-old girl navigates her lurid 1970s surroundings as well as her inner turmoil in a weird and wonderful look into the mind of a teenager. Wide awake to the wonder, terrorContinue reading “Gerringong Pics and Flicks”

Final Pics and Flicks for 2016 | Fri 4 Nov

Pics and Flicks is screening the Turkish film, Mustang Mustang delivers a bracing — and thoroughly timely — message whose power is further bolstered by the efforts of a stellar ensemble cast. It is early summer in a village in Northern Turkey. Five free-spirited teenaged sisters splash about on the beach with their male classmates.Continue reading “Final Pics and Flicks for 2016 | Fri 4 Nov”

Gigs | Loren Collyer

If anyone would like to book anything in or suggest venues for Summer 2016/2017 please don’t hesitate to contact: lcollyer@myune.edu.au Sun 20th November, 2.00-5.00pm | Blue Diamond Bar, Kiama Sun 4 December, 3.30-6.30pm | Barefoot Bar, Gerringong Bowling Club Fri 16 December, 5.30-8.30pm | Blue Diamond Bar, Kiama Sun 18 December | Penny Whistler’s CafeContinue reading “Gigs | Loren Collyer”

Congratulations | Megan Seres

Congratulations to our Gerringong-based artist Megan Seres whose portrait has won the Moran Art Prize. Well done Megan, what a great win! http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-10-26/2016-moran-art-prize-winner-megan-seres-announced/7966200 Megan’s daughter Scarlett modeled as a as a colonial girl for the portrait, winning The Doug Moran National Portrait Prize. Judge Doug Hall said the work was haunting. “It is subtle, it’sContinue reading “Congratulations | Megan Seres”

Tropical Wax to the Max!

Get down to the Gerringong Surf Club this Sunday 16 October for an afternoon of fun, sun and red hot music! Kicking off at 12pm the day will feature a heap of activities including face painting and jumping castles for the kids as well as a host of club information. From 2pm -5pm we willContinue reading “Tropical Wax to the Max!”

Gigs | The Ecalators

Sep 9 – #Gosford – https://www.stickytickets.com.au/40484 Sep 10 – #Kempsey – https://www.stickytickets.com.au/42298 Sep 11 – #MacLean – https://www.stickytickets.com.au/40733 Sep 16 – #Grafton – https://www.stickytickets.com.au/40747 Sep 17 – #Tintenbar – https://www.stickytickets.com.au/40699 Sep 18 – #Newcastle – https://www.stickytickets.com.au/41831 #1 triple j Unearthed Feb 2016: Open Fire YouTube Official Video: http://bit.ly/1O1YExk Listen to our 2016 release ‘From TheContinue reading “Gigs | The Ecalators”

Coast Art Walks 2016

Following the very successful Beach art workshops run for teenagers on Werri Beach last year, Penny Sabudin is starting Coast Art Walk sessions on Friday 29th January, for adults. Penny offers the chance to explore the beautiful coastal landscape of Gerringong, Gerroa and Kiama together as a group. We will create as we walk, fromContinue reading “Coast Art Walks 2016”

Tanna

Review by Richard Kuipers – Variety Courtesy of Venice Film Festival The eternal story of young lovers breaking all the rules and risking everything to be together is beautifully told in “Tanna,” the first-ever feature shot entirely in the South Pacific nation of Vanuatu. Based on dramatic events that took place on the volcanic island ofContinue reading “Tanna”

Pics and Flicks | Wild Nights

The Guardian film review Damián Szifron’s anthology of tales of revenge is a splendidly anarchic portrait of a world on the verge of a nervous breakdown. Fired by “the undeniable pleasure of losing control”, Szifron’s satirical compendium owes as much to the American TV show Tales from the Crypt as to the scandalous European subversionsContinue reading “Pics and Flicks | Wild Nights”

From the Tidal Pool Exhibition

Father and daughter, Leon and Penny Sadubin will be exhibiting together for the first time at Leon’s workshop showroom in Gerringong. Leon Sadubin, a leading name in Australian furniture design, has been at his current workshop in Gerringong since 2012. He will be showing a series of sculptural occasional tables in White Cedar, a HallContinue reading “From the Tidal Pool Exhibition”

Beach Art Workshop | Young People

Beach Art workshops for teens: there are still a few places available. Don’t miss out on this creative opportunity these coming holidays, on beautiful Werri Beach, Gerringong. 3 or 5 day workshop option available. Register at http://www.werribeachart.wordpress.com  

Beach Art Workshop | Young People

Supported by Kiama Cultural Arts grants, Penny Sadubin is offering a 5 day Beach Art workshop for teenagers, on Werri Beach June 29th – July 3rd. Please let any aspiring young artists you know about it, places are limited and registrations are now open! More info and an online registration form at | http://www.werribeachart.wordpress.com/