Friday, 17 March 2017

Photographic Workshops 2017

Vince Lovecchio is running a series of photography and photoshop workshops throughout 2017.
He's our shining light in being the energy force behind the Orange Youth Festival as well as being an extraordinary photographer and a really nice guy to boot!

Vince Lovecchio is a photographer based in Orange, NSW. He has won a Variety of National and International photography awards including the Prix de la Photographie Paris (2007), the International B&W Spider Awards (2005), International Photography Awards USA (2003), Australian Nikon/Panorama Photographer of the Year (1998) and the AGFA Trans-TasmanAward (1997). His work has been widely published and represented internationally at major photo conventions.

 Vince’s work has also featured in exhibitions including solo shows at Sydney & Melbourne Airports (1998) as well as group exhibitions including 'Trans-Endings' Lewis Morley Gallery (1998), Australian National Maritime Museum (1998), ‘Showcase’ Star Court Gallery (1999), 'The World is Round’ Los Angeles & New York (2000), 'Italiani Di Sydney' Museum of Sydney (2003), ‘ME NAM : Rivers’  NSW Parliament House ( 2003), Red Lens International Award exhibition  Dubbo (2006), National ‘Head On’ portrait prize finalist (2006), ‘Sydney Now’ New Photojournalism Museum of Sydney (2008), Freedom from Fear Exhibition, Customs House Sydney (2010), Quintessential Orange (2010), ‘Urban Dreaming’ Orange Regional Gallery (2012), (Headon) Hazelhurst Regional Gallery Regional Gallery (2013)

Thursday, 16 March 2017

Tropics and the Fourth Wall

One of Colour City Creatives artists, Michael Carroll is rare. Bestowed with an enquiring mind, an adventurous spirit, with a deep love of nature, a passionate environmentalist, extremely creative and gifted with a rare sense of humour.
He is having an exhibition showing at Jayes Gallery, 33 Gidley Street, Molong,
with the official opening at 2.30 pm Sunday 26 March
He will be present at the opening, so come see the art and meet one of the region's uniquely talented artists.
25 March - 9 April 2017

Friday, 10 March 2017

FOOD Week festival Group Art Show, featuring “Palate To Palette” food producers portrait exhibition

Colour City Creatives Art Gallery and Studios is pleased to present a group exhibition of works featuring our exhibiting creatives. The FOOD Week festival group art show will run from March 31, 2017 - April 9, 2017 with an opening reception on Saturday 1 April from 6 - 9 p.m. The exhibition will also feature  “Palate To Palette” food producers portrait exhibition in the Gore gallery.

Our tastes differ, be they food based or artistic. Palate To Palette exhibition plays on the word similarity by mixing the world of the people who create the food on our plates and for our palates, with the world of creatives who use their palettes to create the portraits displayed in the Gore Gallery.
The Group Show of participating exhibiting member artists are all local, their creative production feeds our imaginations. During FOOD Week festival put some colour and creativity on your plate, it’s free for the viewing at Colour City Creatives Art Gallery and Studios.

The Pottinger Gallery, corridor spaces on ground floor and first floor will showcase our exhibiting artists for who shape, colour and line are driving forces.
“Palate To Palette” food producers portrait exhibition features top local food producers captured by CCC’s top local artists and photographers.
Both exhibitions will run the entire FOOD Week festival. The artists will be present at the opening reception, Saturday, April 1 from 6 - 9 p.m. Gallery hours through the festival are from 10 am to 4 pm from 31 March - 9 April 2017.