Private Posts

By |April 4th, 2020|

Private Posts was a community art project which took some cues from the global ‘mail art’ movement. This movement started back in the 1950s and 60s and was about openness and inclusion. Any person with access to a mailbox can be involved with this project. Its handmade messiness questions the promise of our current state […]

Made in Australia

By |January 23rd, 2016|

“Made in Australia” is a series of multi-plate lino prints that respond to Australian popular cultural icons such as Ned Kelly, Vegemite, big & small pineapples, the ubiquitous brick veneer, the enduring Hills-hoist and some more.
In the exhibition I take a sideways glance at our “great nation” using colourful prints which blend Pop Art, Modernism […]

Little Things that Run the World!

By |January 30th, 2015|

The giant sculptural ants’ nest was created in the foyer of the New England Regional Art Museum from 16 August to 19 October, 2015.  The nest was made of cardboard and paper pulp. The audience was invited to create ants, larvae or other life stages and put them in tunnels and chambers to grow the […]

The Smart Tree

By |January 7th, 2014|

Science meets art at the New England Regional Art Museum

It seemed like a fun idea at the time.  Science Week was coming up and Inspiring NSW was offering funding for events that engaged children with science – a perfect opportunity to get creative and bring science and art together! Cherene Splendelove organized the funding and […]

CATHARSIS opening @ New England Regional Art Museum

By |July 31st, 2012|

The final instalment of the Catharsis project was officially opened by Adam Marshall MP, at the New England Regional Art Museum recently.

Catharsis was an interactive community art installation that has given the Armidale community an opportunity to shred its collective negative thoughts and contribute to the creation of a positive community art work. The installation was in […]