Calendar: August 2009 sneak peek

15 07 2009

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… link to exhibitions and events on the July 2009 calendar …

firstly, a reminder that ‘Schmuck 2009‘ finishes at RMIT Gallery on 18th July [one of the many review stories]

… now to August 2009

all month:

  • Craft Victoria, ‘Craft Cubed‘ [link]; runs 1st August – 12th September
  • NGV International [link] ‘Dressed to Rule: Imperial Robes of China‘ (textiles); until 6th September; my review story
  • NGV International [link] ‘Persuasion: Fashion in the Age of Jane Austen‘ (primarily textiles); until 8th November; my review story
  • NGV International [link] ‘Salvador Dali: Liquid Desire‘; until 4th October; my review story
  • Melbourne Museum [link] ‘A Day in Pompeii‘; until 25th October

1st August: last day for Gallery Funaki, Warwick Freeman ‘spring collection‘ (contemporary jewellery) [link]; my review story

2nd August: last day for NGV Ian Potter ‘Shared Sky‘ (two-dimensional) [link]

4th August: Gallery Funaki, Svenja John ‘X_BRANEN‘ (contemporary jewellery) [link]; until 29th August

4th August: RMIT School of Art Gallery, ‘Creme‘, curated by Stephen Gallagher (I’m not sure exactly what is in this exhibition, but Stephen is a jeweller, so it will be worth a look) [link]; opening night 5th August, 5-7pm; until 14th August

6th August: Metalab (Sydney), Peta Kruger (jewellery) [link]; until 30th August

8th August: Craft Vic ‘Hatch’ market [link], City Library, Flinders Lane, 11am – 4pm

9th August: rumour has it that Thread Den is having a vintage clothing market, 10am – 2pm [link]

15th August: last day for Flinders Lane Gallery, Kathryn Ryan ‘New Landscapes‘ [link]

15th August: last day for Pieces of Eight, Katie Jacobs ‘Raining in my Heart‘ [link]

16th August: Craft Cubed, Abbotsford Convent open day, 10am – 4pm [link]

20th August: RMIT G&S Jewellery Auction, viewing from 5:30pm, auction starts 6:30pm; all proceeds go towards funding the graduating class exhibition and associated publication [link]

21st August: last day for applications for inclusion in Object Gallery’s ‘Precious Pendants‘ exhibition: “Precious Pendants invites makers from across Australia, and at any level of career, to submit one piece for possible inclusion in the exhibition. The judging panel will select 40 pieces from the applicants to be exhibited in Project Space.” [link]

21th August: NGV (International), ‘Building a Collection: Recent acquisitions of prints and drawings‘ [link]; until 31 January 2010

27th / 28th August: Craft Cubed, Nicholas Building open days, 4-9pm [link]

30th August: last day for expressions of interest for inclusion in Studio 20/17 Christmas gift showcase [link]



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