1 - 12 July | Double Bill: Surfacing by Nicholas Skepper & Zuzana Kovar, and You Have the Soul of an Architect: The photographs of Lucien Hervé curated by Pierre Chevalier
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1 - 12 July | Double Bill: Surfacing by Nicholas Skepper & Zuzana Kovar, and You Have the Soul of an Architect: The photographs of Lucien Hervé curated by Pierre Chevalier

Please note this is a Saturday Opening, 11am - 1pm and 'You have the soul of an architect' will only run until Tuesday 4 July.     

Images:  Top left Zuzana Kovar, and above Nicholas Skepper 

Images:  Top left Zuzana Kovar, and above Nicholas Skepper 

Lucien Hervé: Chapelle de Ronchamps, 1954. Reproduced with kind permission © Estate of Lucien Hervé, Paris.

Lucien Hervé: Chapelle de Ronchamps, 1954. Reproduced with kind permission © Estate of Lucien Hervé, Paris.

28 July - 9 Aug | The Image Unbound: Artists' Book Exhibition in partnership with Byron Writers Festival and Lone Goat Gallery
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28 July - 9 Aug | The Image Unbound: Artists' Book Exhibition in partnership with Byron Writers Festival and Lone Goat Gallery

Please note that this is an Off Site Opening and Exhibition at the Lone Goat Gallery, Byron Bay, 6-8pm   

A group exhibition of Artists' Books by Sabine Brosche, Dr Jan Davis, Karla Dickens, Fiona Fraser, Helle Jorgensen, Christian Morrow, Dr Glen Skein and Dr Gali Weiss. Curated by Christine Willcocks and Meredith Cusack. (Images shown Christian Morrow, Karla Dickens and Dr Gali Weiss).

A group exhibition of Artists' Books by Sabine Brosche, Dr Jan Davis, Karla Dickens, Fiona Fraser, Helle Jorgensen, Christian Morrow, Dr Glen Skein and Dr Gali Weiss. Curated by Christine Willcocks and Meredith Cusack. (Images shown Christian Morrow, Karla Dickens and Dr Gali Weiss).


12 NOVEMBER | ONE DAY ONLY ART POP UP SALE
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12 NOVEMBER | ONE DAY ONLY ART POP UP SALE

OPENS SATURDAY 12 ONLY, 10AM-4PM 

The yearly Art Pop Up Shop originally started by the creative collective The Industrialists is back this year with a slightly different line up.  This Saturday 12th November you can head to the BSA Project Space and pick up an artwork from respected artists James Guppy, Christine Willcocks, Michael Cusack, Travis Paterson, Sarah Harvey and Rick Shearman. Expect to find a diverse range of paintings, drawings, and prints for one-day only prices.  

22 October | James Guppy Preview of Counterpoint
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22 October | James Guppy Preview of Counterpoint

James Guppy Exhibition Preview 22 October 11am - 4pm 

James Guppy's new work returns to favoured themes of the body and intimacy.  'Moved by rhythms and textures of cherished bodies, I have played with these elements to transform lovers at play into a cantata of forms'.  For James these paintings are a celebration of flesh and touch - the essence of our being.  Join us for a preview of James Guppy's Sydney exhibition Counterpoint at Brenda May Gallery.  Artist talk in the BSA Project Space from 1 - 2 pm.     

 

5, 6 & 7 October | Microscope Drawing Laboratory for Kids ages 8 + and Microscope Drawing Laboratory Open House
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5, 6 & 7 October | Microscope Drawing Laboratory for Kids ages 8 + and Microscope Drawing Laboratory Open House

Twice daily workshops 5th & 6th from 10am-12pm and 1pm-3pm 

The BSA is excited to have Jacqui Smith and her Microscope Drawing Laboratory in our Mullumbimby studio this October.  This is a free school holiday art-science workshop to be held twice daily over two days, so you can book your child into one of these sessions and watch their imagination expand as they use microscopes to explore their world. 

Open House 7th from 10am-2pm 

Microscopic Drawing Laboratory Open House on October 7th is for the whole family, artists and wider community - all are welcome to drop in between 10am and 2pm to explore objects, images and the artworks produced during the workshops. Have a go at the activities and participate in the collaborative artworks! 

4 September | Matt Baird CD Launch
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4 September | Matt Baird CD Launch

M.E. Baird will be showcasing his new album with special guests at the BSA Project Space on Sunday September 4th. Doors open 4pm. Music 4:30pm - 6:30pm(ish).  Entry $10 at the door or pay $15 and receive a signed copy of the new album.

26 August - 7 September | We are Not Ourselves Multi Institutional Group Show
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26 August - 7 September | We are Not Ourselves Multi Institutional Group Show

Opening Friday 26 August 6-8pm

We Are Not Ourselves is a multi institutional group exhibition of student work from Queensland College of the Arts, Brisbane; Southern Cross University, Lismore; and the Byron School of Art. 

 

Main Image (below): Green Wall by Cosima Sales, thumbnail image (detail) After Louise by Michelle Holton

12 - 23 August | Interprète / Inappropriate Behaviour by Sonia York-Pryce
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12 - 23 August | Interprète / Inappropriate Behaviour by Sonia York-Pryce

  • BSA Project Space

opening Friday 12 August 6-8pm

PhD candidate, dancer, photographer and film maker, Sonia York-Pryce presents a visual documentation: Interprète, celebrating the mature dancers "corporeal difference" and how their practice rather than their age defines them.  

Scroll down for vimeo link to  Sonia York-Pryce, Interprète/Inappropriate Behaviour 8 Dancers respond, 2015. digital video, duration 6:34mins or go to soniayork-pryce.com

 

22 July - 8 August | Unnatural Worlds Group Show
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22 July - 8 August | Unnatural Worlds Group Show

  • BSA Project Space

Open Tuesday - Saturday, 10am-2pm

Unnatural Worlds curated by Christine Willcocks & Travis Paterson is a group show of established and emerging artists highlighting the possibilities of printmaking. Through materiality and content Unnatural Worlds offers multiple interpretations and representations of the physical world.  Artists include Hanny Bayard, Andrew Browne, Graeme Drendel, Brent Harris, Euan Macleod, Travis Paterson, Ami Sullivan, Christina Waterson, and Christine Willcocks. This show coincides with the 50th anniversary of the Print Council of Australia.      

1 July - 6 July | Two Truths by Matt Baird
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1 July - 6 July | Two Truths by Matt Baird

  • BSA Project Space

Opening Friday 1 July 6-8pm

In this series of works on paper, artist and musician Matt Baird explores the idea of Relativism in which points of view have no absolute truth or validity within themselves.   

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28 April - 11 May | A Consumer's Guide to Unobtainable Happiness by Susan Gourley
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28 April - 11 May | A Consumer's Guide to Unobtainable Happiness by Susan Gourley

  • BSA Project Space

Opening Friday 29 April 6-8pm  

Artist Susan Gourley's work aims to destabilize the consumerist impulse through paradox, mimicry and repetition.  In A Consumer’s Guide to Unobtainable Happiness Gourley uses waste materials to reproduce the textural qualities of faux tableaux French-inspired patisseries, both mimicking and questioning a culture built on mass consumption.