Sydney Contemporary Art Fair

Posted: September 11, 2017 by Mo Crow in art exhibitions, It's Crow Time
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Shona Wilson Offering represented by Arthouse Gallery
at the Sydney Contemporary Art Fair at Carriageworks
detail of Shona’s Offering
Joshua Yeldham represented by Arthouse Gallery
Joshua Yeldham detail
more detail
Juz Kitson Jan Murphy GalleryChris O’Doherty aka Reg Mombassa Twilight of the Patriarchal Gods VI Watters Gallery
Chris O’Doherty aka Reg Mombassa Twilight of the Patriarchal Gods VII Watters Gallery
visiting the show is an almost overwhelming experience with 90+ galleries representing 300+ artists so it was good to catch up with friends!Sue Anderson and Gwen Harrison Impediment Press the lovely Fiona Dempster with  Good to Print Studiowearing the new linen dress she made for the show!
I enjoyed Fiona’s gracious & informative presentation
she gave me this beautiful second from her print series after the talk, it was lovely to meet in real life!
here it is at home with her partner Barry’s Peace Leaf
they are making such good magic!

  1. Liz A says:

    I always love seeing your gallery and exhibit visits, but your meeting with Fiona makes this post extra special

  2. Wonderful work, thanks for sharing. I can’t work out how Joshua Yeldham’s work is made, are they manipulated photos?

    • Mo Crow says:

      (((Debbie))) the digitally manipulated photograph by Joshua Yeldham is seriously big, nearly 2 metres across printed with an Epson 11880 Archival printer on thick cotton rag paper that he carves & manipulates adding further relief textures with string and small painted dowels, stunning work!

  3. Like it a lot and meeting in real life is such surprise…

  4. fiona says:

    Oh Mo – it was so wonderful to meet in person! An absolute highlight for me and I am so glad we could do it. Another time we might even get to sit quietly…thank you for your support as ever. Go well.

  5. Julie Banks says:

    What exquisite work! Amazing detail – awesome!

  6. Judy Martin says:

    I can see how the first two artists that you featured would inspire you, Mo. This work reminds me of yours – how you use elements of nature, and fine stitch and bead work. I also enjoyed seeing the photos of Fiona and think her dress is way cool. xo Thanks for sharing all of this.

  7. Hazel says:

    You are such a great curator/docent for the rest of us! Thank you.

  8. Louise Watson says:

    Lovely to see the photos of you and Fiona meeting up. And on her blog too. Thanks – made me beam! Two inspirational people.

  9. Carol says:

    Wonderful photos, Mo, and a delight to see Fiona in her beautifully elegant dress. So good you were able to meet her at last; she and Barry are very special, as are you and Roderick. ((((Mo))))

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