Tetsuya & Momoko Otani artist talk and demonstration

Last Thursday night, Ray Cavill opened the doors of The Clay School in West End, enabling Tetsuya and Momoko Otani to share about their practice and life in Japan as well as giving Tetsuya the opportunity to demonstrate his throwing technique. The Otani’s were invited by Kylie Johnson to visit and exhibit at her Paper Boat Press…… Continue reading Tetsuya & Momoko Otani artist talk and demonstration

Matter and Spirit – Bridget Bodenham at Paper Boat Press

Tonight was opening night at Bridget Bodenham’s ‘Matter and Spirit’ exhibition at Paper Boat Press.  I realise that my last three posts have all been exhibition related but I can’t help myself!! If you have the chance, you must visit Paper Boat Press to see Bridget’s exhibition for yourself (running until June 14th). An avid instagram…… Continue reading Matter and Spirit – Bridget Bodenham at Paper Boat Press

Exhibition Opening || Paper Boat Press

Paper Boat Press’ In my hand – inaugural group show  [Click on the images to view in slideshow]  A dream of Paper Boat Press owner, Kylie Johnson has now become reality – a group show based on her poem ‘in my hand I had a kingdom, in my hand i had yours.’ Including local, interstate and international artists,…… Continue reading Exhibition Opening || Paper Boat Press

Exhibition || Vipoo Srivilasa

Vipoo Srivilasa’s  ‘How to Make a Million before Dinner’ @ Edwina Corlette Gallery   I made it just in time to see Vipoo’s fantastic exhibition (cough, the day before it closed, cough cough) and thoroughly enjoyed it. Especially the small touches – the gold shoulder buttons on Networking, the textured flowers on Goals and the bouquet…… Continue reading Exhibition || Vipoo Srivilasa

My 2013 Manningham Victorian Ceramic Art Award Adventure

In yesterday’s post (here), I promised to share my story about checking out the 2013 Manningham Award. Getting out to the Manningham Art Gallery was high on my to-do list in our 24hr Melbourne stop-over two weeks ago. I was really keen to check out the entrants – especially Nandita Nadkarni – a fellow graduate last year. Before…… Continue reading My 2013 Manningham Victorian Ceramic Art Award Adventure

under the winter sky…exhibition opening

Erinswindow’s under the winter sky exhibition opened tonight at Paper Boat Press. It was a lovely Brissy winter’s night with quite a crowd turning up to keep the cold away from PBP’s gallery space. You may already know of Erin Tsubono’s illustrations, jewellery and figurines via her Esty store. Offering a wide range with mugs, spoons, service vessels, mobiles,…… Continue reading under the winter sky…exhibition opening