Posts by Jon Beinart:
beinArt Gallery presents a retrospective of bricolage sculptures by Stephen Ives. Join our list for the ONLINE CATALOGUE. The works selected cover 2011 to the present, including time he spent living, working and exhibiting in Europe as well as his recent solo exhibitions at Backwoods Gallery (Melbourne, Australia.) While his earlier work featured high-quality finishes and smooth assimilation of objects, in his later work, he has sought a more… Read More
beinArt Gallery presents Strange Parades, an exhibition of new ink and watercolor paintings by Tim Molloy. Join our list for the ONLINE CATALOGUE. On a sweet breeze comes the sound of weird instruments, playing songs conceived in other worlds and heard only in dreams. In the distance, impossible shapes cavort and tumble, appearing to evolve with weird biological fluidity. The monsters come into sight and pass you by; their… Read More
beinArt Gallery invites you to walk among the “Lost Souls of the Erlking” in the debut solo exhibition of Tasmanian sculptor Nicole Watt, aka Mahlimae. ONLINE CATALOGUE Hear the old whispers of a predatory spirit; feel the faceless malevolence formed from the damp earth and dark thickets in which he lurks, seeking out the vulnerable, ensnaring the childlike heart. This force of nature has carried several names across the… Read More
beinArt Gallery presents “I do not exist,” the debut solo exhibition of Melbourne-based embroidery artist Adipocere. ONLINE CATALOGUE This exhibition explores the unique relationship between a somewhat innominate artist and their artwork. At this showing, they present a wide allegory derived from a level of personal, physical separation to depict studies of abnegation. OPENING NIGHT: Saturday, January 13, from 6–9 pm. Free entry. This exhibition runs from January 13… Read More
Dan Quintana (United States) paints eerie, goddess-like figures immersed in figurative and ethereal worlds. The extensive time spent on each figure is apparent, as their staggering precision grips one’s attention in an instant.
Alex Garant (Canada) decided to truly commit to her passion for Arts after suffering from a heart attack in 2012, changing forever how she would see the world. Garant uses patterns, duplication of elements, symmetry and image superposition as key elements of her imagery.
Reliquaries – Shawn Barber | Mike Davis | Dan Witz | Peter Ferguson | El Gato Chimney | Jean Labourdette
Reliquaries is a group show guest curated by Jean Labourdette. This show includes new works by Shawn Barber, Mike Davis, Peter Ferguson, El Gato Chimney, Dan Witz and Jean Labourdette. ONLINE CATALOGUE A reliquary is a container or shrine for holy objects, and the participating artists have been inspired by this theme to varying degrees: some works obviously depict a reliquary and others are influenced by the idea, though,… Read More
Adipocere (Australia) uses embroidery to create his own visuals inspired by a fascination with the macabre. He combines themes of innocence with an unsettling and sinister melancholy, referring to many of his works as ‘emotional self-portraiture’.