Category: arts

Glass Heart by sculptor Harriet Schwartzrock Photo Adam McGrath

Hearts of glass

Hearts of glass by Robin Osborne, article courtesy of NorDocs A healthy resting heart beats at sixty times per minute and this number came to mind when glass sculptor Harriet Schwarzrock launched into what...

Judith Beheading Holofernes, painted by Artemisia Gentileschi c. 1614-20

Why weren’t there any great women artists?

Why weren’t there any great women artists? In gratitude to Linda Nochlin Judith Beheading Holofernes, painted by Artemisia Gentileschi c. 1614-20. Museo di Capodimonte, Napoli/Wikimedia Commons Joanna Mendelssohn, University of Melbourne In January 1971,...

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Ballina Art Society

Ballina Art Society now has a profile here and is open for membership for 2021 (cost $40). Annual membership provides access to group art classes plus an annual exhibition to display and sell your...

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Arts funding and grants

Arts funding and grants for 2021 – for anyone interested, here is a not-for-profit organisation website – Auspicious Arts Projects – and link for funding packages and grants for the arts in 2021. So...