QG&W directors, JACA mangers and the Tiwi artists, Pauletta Kerinaua, Pedro Wonaeamirri and Timothy Cook were thrilled to finally be able to meet and celebrate the Tiwi Jilamara exhibition. The gallery and JACA could not have made this opportunity possible without the GoFundMe contributions from some very special people
Established in 1989 JACA is owned and governed by Tiwi artists from Milikapiti community on Melville Island. Jilamara artists are nationally and internationally renowned for their unique, traditional Tiwi style. They produce contemporary works based on ceremonial body painting designs, clan totems and Tiwi creation stories.
We couldn’t be more excited! Oakdene is not only known for their exemplary wines – as described by James Halliday, but the estate is also recognised for its offering of cellar door, fine dining restaurant, cafe and accommodation all among a very unique and whimsical environment. Owners Elizabeth and Bernard Hooley first purchased Oakdene in 2001 as a neglected cattle
QG&W are thrilled to finally be able to announce another very exciting outcome from their trip to Venice. In addition to the Peebles Print Prize (PPP) contribution of $4,000 generously sponsored by 360Q, the Streeton Family will be offering an all inclusive seven day residency
It was truly amazing, inspiring, restorative and satisfying on both creative and personal levels. Here's a teeny glimpse of our mammoth two weeks in Venice Images: View from the rooftop of the new shopping centre, Doge's Palace ceiling, Doge's Palace fresco Paradiso Guariento di Apro, Scuola Internazionale di Grafica, MUVE Klein Welten VI
A wonderful opening celebration at Whitehorse Artspace for the Sweeping Landscapes exhibition officially opened by Mayor of Whitehorse Council, Andrew Davenport. Purchase etchings
It is QG&W's great honour that the posthumous prints of Sir Arthur Streeton will form part of the Sweeping Landscapes exhibition at Whitehorse Artspace next month. Whitehorse Art Collection acquired Wheat Sheaves during the Streeton Prints exhibition in 2017. The full set of posthumous prints will sit with a drawing of Streeton
In August last year, the Geelong Gallery inaugural QG&W Print Award residency was awarded to Peter Garnick for his work, Elements. A multi-panel etching which pays homage to the fundamental role of women in ensuring the survival of our species. The award prize gave Peter five days access to QG&W's print
A fantastic opening celebration for Graeme Peebles' survey exhibition, From Velvety Depths. Huge thanks to all who attended and especially Gordon Craig, curator Rockhampton Art Gallery Queensland and great friend of Graeme's who official opened the exhibition. Most appropriate for Gordon to do the honours after having written a
Four Weekends in Queenscliff June 22-24 | June 29-July 1 | July 6-8 | July 13-15 As Winter enters its darkest weeks, Queenscliff launches the inaugural Low Light Festival, bringing the finest international and local arts and culinary talents in a month-long celebration of all the senses. Queenscliff was, for many
They were ALL winners...! Truly and impossible task but we based our decision on creative expression, creative use of medium and, of course, imagination. Congratulations to Jack Salter, Georgia Ruby Hazell and Joanna Cameron-Johnson. Keep on drawing!! A huge thank you to the Queenscliffe Literary Festival for inviting us to
Peter Lamont, director of Handmade Films (Australia) works tirelessly on films for the arts industry. Theo and Soula first met Peter when he approached Soula wanting to make an art film. What resulted was The Hurting Strings – An Artist's Story of Pain, a documentary that ended up winning
QG&W Art Consultation For a small refundable consultation fee (upon purchase of art), QG&W now combine their consulting and image manipulation skills to create a realistic view of acquisition options for their clientele. Understandably, it is difficult to visualise how an art piece may look in situ, not to mention the
Brett Mallon, 2018 This year's recipient, Brett Mallon not only worked the full five days but Brett accessed the studio before and after hours and continues to access the print studio to complete the body of work he began in Queenscliff. After just a couple of days, Brett established
A most wonderful evening with John Bell, Anna Volska, the Queenscliffe Literary Festival team, & guests. Thank you also Shelter Shed Leura Park Estate @thePoint and @ChristineWrest-Smith, a special drawing from life.