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Tate Adams at Gallery Ditchburn

September 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Tate Adams at Gallery Sylvia Ditchburn words:Frances Thomson Tate Adams is regarded by many as the godfather of Australian printmaking. Born in Ireland, Tate studied at the London Central school with Gertrude Hermes before arriving...

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More Than Steel and Stone

October 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

‘More Than Steel and Stone’ Exhibition Review by Jeanette Hutchinson Umbrella Studio, Main Space Exhibition, Townsville, QLD. Australia. Robert Henry, Rurik Henry, Rafaela Henry, Roselani Henry and Rainer Rusch. If you haven’t yet viewed the current exhibitions...

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Tropical Encounters at Ditchburn Art Gallery

December 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Sylvia Ditchburn Fine Art Gallery, Shop 7, Metro Quays, 86 Ogden St, Townsville ph 0747243953, Hrs Tue-Fri 10-4; Sun 10-1pm Tropical Encounters Themed group exhibition 28 Nov – 24 Dec 2014 Reviewed by Dr Sylvia...

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‘Tree’ Exhibition Weaves Earthy Magic

November 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Tree Bernadette Boscacci, Kathy Cornwall, Marion Gaemers and Robyn Sweeney. Pinnacles Gallery, Riverway Arts Centre,  31 October – 7 December 2014 review by Dr Anneke Silver Arborophobia (fear of trees) is a term first coined...

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This month Umbrella Studio hosts the work of artist Rainer Schlüters the winner of the Townsville City Council’s Strand Ephemera 2013. Rainer won with his work Blue Dancers (Danseuses Bleues) Quintet – a set of five electric...

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"Helping Hands" - Alan Valentine

Work in Progress – Jan Hynes & Alan Valentine

September 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

We’ve all seen the crazy lengths building and public works organisations go to for safety these days. There has never been a time when work sites have been more littered with signage and high-visibility gear....

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ARENA: A Post Boom Beijing

August 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

International artist Dr Laurens Tan presents ARENA: A Post Boom Beijing as curator, artist and Chinese-Australian ex-pat currently living in Las Vegas; a place for Tan that allows a perspective of China from another country....

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Florae: Bernadette Boscacci & Naomi Smith

June 27, 2013 | 1 Comments

florae: the plants of a particular region, habitat, or geological period. ORIGIN late 18th cent.: from Latin flos, flor- ‘flower.’ Florae is a mixed media exhibition that brings together the works of two long-time friends...

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  Panic Button by Townsville artist Jak Henson is the closest in spirit to her earlier paintings of any of her recent sculptural works. This is perhaps because her installations You are Here [Strand Ephemera...

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Image courtesy of the artist & Umbrella Studio


May 23, 2013 | 1 Comments

Contemporary artists can critique society, and raise awareness about current issues in a way that no other medium can. The artists of Umbrella Studio exhibition Mesh are not contrary to this practice. Marion Gaemers, Lynnette...

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