Saturday, 18 July 2015
Tuesday, 31 March 2015
Life Art Worldwide Arts Expo will also host the Brisbane Art Prize for the first time
The Brisbane Art Prize
is an acquisitive $10 000 prize awarded to one of the finalists pre-selected.The exhibition of finalists for the Brisbane Art Prize will be showcased at Lightspace venue in The Valley, Brisbane for 5 days during the Life Art Worldwide Arts Expo 23 -27 September 2015. These dates are aligned with the 2015 Brisbane Festival.
Entries Close: 30 April 2015Art works for the Brisbane Art Prize must be:
- 2D artwork only (painting, drawing, printmaking, photography etc)
- an overall framed sized work measuring 40 x 40 cm. Stock of this size are available at http://www.chapmanbailey.com.au/
- framed/ stretched and ready to hang
- 3D artists can enter this prize! If work is 40 x 40 cm and ready to hang(assemblage, ceramic painting, drawings of sculpture to be exhibited in Life Art Worldwide Expo etc)
- technical proficiency
- adherence to the *concept
- artistic innovation
pre-selcted for the Brisbane Art prize, artists have the chance to
showcase their work at the Life Art Worldwide Arts Expo in all of the
Life Art Worldwide
is an Arts Expo purposefully designed to recognize and promote visual artists with an excellent standard of work from all around the world.In September 23 – 27, 2015 the best artists and galleries from around the globe will showcase their work for 5 days at Life Art Worldwide Arts Expo. Life Art Worldwide takes pride in valuing quality over quantity and the Expo has made only 33 premium booths available. This will create the Australia’s finest contemporary international art marketplace at Lightspace venue in Fortitude Valley in Brisbane.
*Concept:The meaning of life—its significance, purpose, and ultimate fate—is a central world concept and is questioned in science, philosophy, religion and art.
As there is no unequivocal definition of life, this is the chance for international, national and local artists and galleries to offer their interpretation of how their life as an artist relates to their existence and consciousness in a unique exhibition opportunity.
30 APRIL Brisbane Art Prize ENTRIES CLOSE
30 MAY Brisbane Art Prize FINALISTS NOTIFIED
6 JUNE Life Art Worldwide EXPO ENTRIES CLOSE
13 JUNE Life Art Worldwide EXPO ENTRANTS NOTIFIED
23 SEPTEMBER Brisbane Art Prize EXHIBITION OPEN
Life Art Worldwide EXPO OPEN
27 SEPTEMBER Brisbane Art Prize WINNER ANNOUNCED
Life Art Worldwide EXPO CLOSES
Remember to register your interest in Life Art Worldwide Arts Expo when submitting Brisbane Art Prize entry as there is limited availability
Thursday, 18 December 2014
Tuesday, 25 March 2014
http://www.abc.net.au/news/2014-03-25/artists-fight-to-retain-resale-royalties/5344682 "...Artists from across Australia are lobbying the Federal Government to retain the royalty scheme that gives them extra income when their artworks are re-sold. Reg Mombassa, famous for his Mambo imagery and his band Mental As Anything, is one of 70 artists who have written to Arts Minister George Brandis imploring him to support the retention of the scheme, which gives them 5 per cent of the sale price when their work is re-sold..."
Wednesday, 5 February 2014
Don't try THIS at home - or anywhere!
I'd rather paint completely sober, myself!
Sunday, 9 June 2013
How to paint a galaxy on your black clothing! Read the comments too, for some good tips.
Would you like galaxy nails to match?
Saturday, 25 May 2013
Friday, 3 May 2013
Maybe you already know and use this gradient technique, but I didn't.
Yes, I know this is a nail art tutorial - but this method can be used in painting on canvas and paper too, not just on nails.
Here's the link.
Feel free to post what you come up with, if you try it.
Monday, 14 January 2013
Friday, 11 January 2013
Thursday, 6 September 2012
These painting tools look useful, I'd like to try them: