89.7 Eastside FM
17 August 2018
Radio interview with Sybil Curtis about her exhibition Travelling South. Interview starts at the 9:40 minute mark.Read online: https://eastsidefm.org/episodes/arts-friday-1030am-17th-aug-2018/
Sydney Morning Herald
16 August 2018
They're "the fabulous 50".
From the thousands of painters, sculptors, photographers, print-makers and digital media artists who studied at the National Art School, they have been chosen to represent the institution's impact on Australian culture over seven decades.
Todd Fuller donated an animated film about Captain Moonlight, the bushranger who was hanged at Darlinghurst Gaol - now the site of the NAS.Read online: https://www.smh.com.au/entertainment/art-and-design/national-art-school-showcases-fabulous-50-20180815-h14094.html
Sydney Morning Herald - Spectrum
4-5 August 2018
Contemporary artists including Jo Burzynska, David Capra, Melinda Le Guay and Bill Noonan exhibit pieces that focus on the sense of smell over vision in reminiSCENT.
The Weekend Australian
28-29 July 2018
ReminiSCENT exhibits contemporary artists who explore olfactory experiences. Strongly connected to emotion and memory, the bodily sense of smell portrays a contrast to our highly visual digital world. These scent-based works enforce a sense of intimacy between them and the audience, an added dimension of sensorial engagement. Featured artists include Liz Henderson, Jayne McSwiney and Archie Moore. Curated by Megan Fizell.
Liverpool City Champion
26 July 2018
Catherine O’Donnell’s latest art exhibition reminisces a suburbia filled with classic 1960s houses and overcrowded classrooms, inspired from her childhood at the Green Valley housing estate.
She hopes to recreate her experience through a drawing installation of modernist public housing that’s become somewhat iconic in the western Sydney landscape.
2168: Estate of tomorrow will showcase at Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre from July 28 to September 16.Read online: https://www.liverpoolchampion.com.au/story/5549671/we-shouldnt-be-labelled-by-our-postcode/
Sydney Morning Herald - Spectrum
23-24 June 2018
Emerging, mid-career and established artists have created diverse interpretations of the faithful old mug as part of seasonal exhibition MUGGED! (pictured). In its final day, exhibition-goers who purchase a piece of the pottery will receive a complementary hot chocolate.
13 June 2018
As part of Mugged! Waterloo's May Space Gallery has invited artists to make unique mugs that are wonderful to hold or simply behold. Each Saturday at 11am they are filling purchased mugs with a complementary hot beverage so the gallery-goers can escape the cold and enjoy the shows with a warming drink in hand. This Saturday is a coffee morning, while on June 23 it is all about hot chocolate.
Multidisciplinary artist Matt Chun divides his time between Taipei, Sydney, and his permanent open studio in Bermagui - a small fishing village in the Bega Valley Shire and the source of inspiration for his latest series of work. This exhibition showcases 'memento mori and plein air travelogues in watercolour, pencil and mixed media,' says the artist. 'These introspective observational drawings represent the current phase of my ongoing creative engagement with the landscape, material and community of the far south coast of NSW (Yuin country).'