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through art and culture

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  • Braidwood Regional Arts Group
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Lanter workshop

Following on from the success of illuminARTe 2015 lantern making workshops, they are once again being offered in 2016 but with a completely different theme.

Artist Tracy Luff will instruct workshop participants in lantern construction techniques using wire and cellophane to produce lanterns inspired by her childhood experience in rural Malaysia.

lanternThe adult masterclass provides participants with the opportunity to broaden their arts practice and creativity in lantern making by designing and constructing their own lantern under Tracy's guidance.

Dates, Venue & Costs - Lantern making workshop

Bee awareBEE Aware

is an environmental art project funded by Arts NSW, Regional Arts NSW, Wollondilly Shire Council and Southern Tablelands Arts.

Megan HalcroftOn 12 March from 8.30am onwards; a seminar about native bees will be delivered by expert Megan Halcroft; she is one of few PhD specialists on Australian native bees and combines and an extensive experience in this field with a deep passion for the beauty and diversity of solitary native bees.

Ana PollakCeleste CouckeFollowing the seminar, workshop participants have the opportunity to work with artists Ana Pollak and Celeste Coucke to create components to be included in five ‘bee hotels’ that will be installed in Picton Botanic Gardens. Participants will be given a plant that support native bee habitats courtesy of Wollondilly Community Nursery.

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Mulwaree trust logo

The Veolia Mulwaree Trust is now calling for applications from local artists for the 2016 Veolia Creative Arts Scholarships.

The Veolia Creative Arts Scholarships are available for practicing and emerging artists from any one of the seven Local Government Areas serviced by the Veolia Mulwaree Trust, including Goulburn Mulwaree, Oberon, Palerang, Shoalhaven, Upper Lachlan, Wingecarribee and Wollondilly Shire Council areas.

Details and how to apply - Mulwaree Trust 2016 Scholarships Open

camden logoCan you design a contemporary public artwork?

Camden Council are seeking Expressions of Interest from public artists for the design of a contemporary public artwork for the main entrance wall (external) of the new Oran Park Administration Building. A selection of three artists proposals will be shortlisted. A final selection of one artist will be awarded the major commission.

Details and requirements to enter - Expression of Interest - Public Art Commission


Artists from the Southern Tablelands ARTS (STARTS) Regions of Boorowa, Goulburn Mulwaree, Queanbeyan City, Upper Lachlan, Wingecarribee, Wollondilly and Yass Valley interested in having their art work showcased, digitally mapped and projected onto key buildings in Picton as part of the illuminARTe Wollondilly Festival 2016 are now invited to submit their works for consideration.

Specifications and requirements - Call To Artists - illuminARTe 2016

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