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Barbara Dawson – Layered Land: Time, Fragility, Repair

M16 Artspace, Gallery 3
21 Blaxland Crescent Griffith ACT
Friday 22 March – Sunday 14 April 2024
Open Wednesday to Sunday 12 noon to 5pm

Barbara Dawson’s Layered Land series of drawings and textiles investigates the way a place is remembered. In the mind’s reinterpreting details are altered, omitted, and become imbued with one’s own emotional outlook.

Barbie spoke to Barbara Dawson at M16 about Layered Land: Time, Fragility, Repair
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Canberra Spinners and Weavers – Transformation with a Twist and a Turn

70 Maclaurin Crescent Chifley ACT
Friday 10 and Saturday 11 November 2023 10am to 4pm
Sunday 12 November 2023 11am to 3pm

The annual exhibition of the Canberra Spinners and Weavers includes open days, a silent auction, demonstrations and sales tables. Beautiful handmade garments, scarves and other textile objects are available for sale as well as hand spun yarns.

Lynne Johnson from Canberra Spinners and Weavers talks about Transformation with a Twist and a Turn

Information: https://www.canberraspinnersandweavers.org.au/

Canberra Spinners and Weavers – Warped and Twisted

Fay Skyring Canberra Textile Works Gallery
Chifley Health and Well-Being Hub
70 Maclaurin Cres Chifley ACT
Friday 12 to Saturday 20 May 2023

This annual exhibition and sale of members’ work brings together the varied talents of regional fibre artists in an eclectic collection of techniques, materials and creative products.

Barbie spoke to Barbara Cairns and Monique van Nieuwland from Canberra Spinners and Weavers
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Kirandeep Grewal – Become

An exhibition of selected works
Now at 13 Meroula Street, Casey ACT
Until 20 November 2022
Open Wednesday to Sunday 11am to 3pm

Kirandeep Grewal is a multi-disciplinary artist and art educator. Her practice is about learning and connecting with others, encouraging them to engage with art.

Barbie spoke to Kirandeep Grewal about Become
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Networks Australia: Site Specific – artists respond to Rusten House

87 Collett Street, Queanbeyan NSW
8 – 30 April 2022
Open 10am to 4pm Wednesday to Saturday

This exhibition draws public attention to the history of Rusten House, its architecture, surrounding heritage garden, uses of the building and relationship to community.

Rusten House Art Centre is an 1861 NSW Heritage listed building, renovated for reuse as a gallery and workshop facility. Opening for the first time to the public as a community art centre and gallery from mid April 2021, it is owned and operated by Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional Council.

Barbie spoke to artist Valerie Kirk at Rusten House
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