Emergence exhibition opens August 9 at Sturt Gallery
"Emergence – The process of becoming visible after being concealed, to reappear and to resurface."
Curated by Slavica Zivkovic, Emergence is the second of Sturt Gallery’s ‘lockdown’ exhibitions for 2020, that is, those put together at short notice to replace a cancelled program due to COVID 19.
Britta Stenmans, rescued hardwood carved sculptures with gold leaf
Emergence is specially designed to promote the work of a wide range of artists and makers at a time of economic and social distress for all. This new exhibition showcases work by selected artists and makers associated with Sturt, resulting in a display of a diverse and exciting range of mediums including painting, photography, sculpture, multimedia, contemporary furniture and more.
Ray Garnsey, rock maple desk with jarrah details
Featured artists include:
Paintings & drawings by Leanne Booth, Tracey Miller, Susan Heslin, Slavica Zivkovic, Marlene Murray, Sonja Millis
Photography by Tracy Ponich, Clayton John
Contemporary furniture by Ray Garnsey, Rachel Hanrick and Thirston Morris
Sculpture by Britta Stenmanns, Tracy Hopkirk, Phillip Walker
The exhibition will run from 9 August to 13 September
Sturt Gallery, Cnr Range Rd and Waverley Pde, Mittagong, NSW
Rachael Hanrick, Screentime cabinet, blackwood, acrylic veneered ply, brass
Ray Garnsey, Curved rail hall table in Tasmanian myrtle
Thirston Morris, Wave Table, jarrah with rock maple