Monthly Archive: February 2019

Summer Snapshot with Ingrid Daniell

Summer Snapshot with Ingrid Daniell

1. What’s your favourite thing to do on a sunny summer day? If I’m on an uncrowded beach with a great book; my pocket sketch book and pen; and the cool ocean to dip in that’s probably my favourite thing to do … or if the beach is busy with people and the house busy... Read more
Summer Snapshot with Tiel Seivl-Keevers

Summer Snapshot with Tiel Seivl-Keevers

1. What’s your favourite thing to do on a sunny summer day? Hide from the sun. Find the coolest, shadiest spot and read….except I usually fall asleep. I actually dislike how summer is so relentless here in Brisbane and miss seeing the seasons change.   2. Does your art practice/routine vary over this time of... Read more
Elizabeth Barnett, Summer Projects VI

Elizabeth Barnett, Summer Projects VI

Elizabeth Barnett’s creative practice encompasses painting, printmaking and illustration. Elizabeth’s work documents her surroundings, often depicting intimate domestic spaces filled with exotic and interesting plants, colour, treasured objects and furniture, seasonal still life compositions and landscapes. “With these latest works I sought to encapsulate what summer means to me, with a palette of bright hues;... Read more
Yvonne Paton, Summer Projects VI

Yvonne Paton, Summer Projects VI

Geelong based artist Yvonne Paton, uses the environment around her for inspiration throughout her work. Yvonne studied Fine Art at RMIT and spent 7 years studying botanical art at the Geelong Botanical Gardens. Her recent body of work draws inspiration from the Australian bush. “My work expresses the ideas and experiences which accompany my explorations... Read more
Belinda Wiltshire, Summer Projects VI

Belinda Wiltshire, Summer Projects VI

Belinda Wiltshire is a visual artist working predominately as a figurative oil painter. Within her more recent works the artist utilises both non-objective abstract and finely detailed figurative elements. Combining these opposing painting styles brings to the surface her unique culmination of visual rhythm. The painting series “Theia” by Belinda Wiltshire is seeded in the Giant... Read more
Tina Thorburn, A Leg Up: The 100 Planter Project

Tina Thorburn, A Leg Up: The 100 Planter Project

Geelong local Tina Thorburn is the production potter behind ‘Clay by Tina’ and has been working full time as a ceramicist since early 2016. Tina took up wheel throwing as a hobby in 2014 at the Carlton Arts Centre, Melbourne. And despite years of study and a Bachelor of Biomedicine, a Masters in Journalism and... Read more
Tiel Seivl Keevers / Summer Projects VI

Tiel Seivl Keevers / Summer Projects VI

  Tiel Seivl Keevers is a painter with a background in design and illustration. Her work evolves from her interests in the environment and the cycles of life. Through her observations she develops many layers on the surface to capture the impermanence of her explorations. In recent months, Tiel has been exploring concepts of memory and... Read more
Cricket Saleh artwork up for acquisition at Geelong Gallery

Cricket Saleh artwork up for acquisition at Geelong Gallery

We are thrilled to announce that a work by Boom artist Cricket Saleh has been selected by the Geelong Gallery’s Geelong Contemporary committee for potential acquisition into the permanent collection. Geelong Contemporary works closely with Geelong Gallery hosting events to fundraise and support the acquisition of contemporary art. The annual Soiree is not to be... Read more
Ingrid Daniell, ‘Space, Heart, Time’ for Summer Projects VI

Ingrid Daniell, ‘Space, Heart, Time’ for Summer Projects VI

Painter and visual artist Ingrid Daniell, lives on the Surf Coast of Victoria, Australia, where the land and seascapes that surround her inspire her work. “I am constantly drawn to landscapes that offer a sense of solitude, majesty, mystery, places that feel removed from the chaos of our current day; they offer a sacred experience;... Read more