Penny BYRNE, Gitmo Bay souvenirs, closing down sale, all stock must go! 2010
Penny BYRNE, Gitmo Bay souvenirs, closing down sale, all stock must go! 2010 (installation view), vintage porcelain figures, epoxy resin, metal chains, re-touching medium, power pigments, painted MDF base, 34 x 15 x 65 cm

Exhibitions & Public Programs

Midwinter Masters 2014: Liminal_Narratives

28 June–31 August

Curated by Frances Lindsay AM

Frances Lindsay in conversation with Gareth Sansom, Tim McMonagle & Jane Burton: Thursday 31 July, 6.30–8pm (bookings essential)

RICK AMOR   PETER BOOTH   JANE BURTON   TONY GARIFALAKIS  
RICHARD LEWER   PETER MADDEN   LAITH MCGREGOR   TIM MCMONAGLE  
ANDREW MCQUALTER   SONIA PAYES   GARETH SANSOM

 


Gareth SANSOM, And thus I clothe my naked villainy With odd old ends stol'n out of Holy Writ,
 And seem a saint, when most I play the devil 2013/2014 (detail) 
Oil, enamel and pencil on canvas, 3 panels, each 182 x 169 cm

 

Polyester & Pantyhose: Silhouettes of the Sixties

9 August–28 September

Opening event with 1960s theme: Saturday 9 August, 2–4pm

Afternoon tea with Nicole Jenkins, fashion expert, vintage fashion collector and award-winning author of Love Vintage: Tuesday 9 September, 2pm (bookings essential)

Featuring elegant gowns, prim suits and fashion photography by Bruno Benini, this exhibition covers key 1960s silhouettes from the mini to the maxi.

Image of model Coral Knowles in her wedding gown, 1966.

Model Coral Knowles in her wedding gown, 1966. Image courtesy of the Brighton Historical Society.

Grommets, Grinds & Gnarly Dudes

11 October - 23 November

Opening event: Thursday 16 October, 6pm

Skate Art Prize submissions due 1 September, 5pm.
Download Skate Prize Application Form
Download Skate Prize Design Template

 

Gerry WEDD, Drouyn urn 2011, earthenware, 60 x 45 x 45 cm.

Featuring contemporary art works by Phillip GEORGE, Gerry WEDD & Judd WIMHURST, alongside the Tony Hallam Skateboard Collection, this exhibition examines the roles of surf and skate subcultures within the Australian psyche.

A part of the exhibition, young people aged 10-25 years of age are invited to submit digital or hand drawn artwork for inclusion in the Skate Art Prize. Short listed artists will receive a blank deck on which to realise their designs, and the final works will be exhibited alongside Tony Hallam's Skateboard Collection in Grommets, grinds & gnarly dudes.

Entry forms and skateboard templates can be downloaded from the website, or collected from Bayside City Council Offices, libraries or The Gallery @ BACC.

 

 


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