Thursday, December 15, 2011
Thursday, October 20, 2011
Contemporary jeweller Melinda Young's production work is an erray of graphic pieces. Using bold colours, crisp, distinct shapes and acrylic as a primary material - her pieces inherit a real tactile quality. Read on to discover her inspirations, influences and what's to come for Melinda...
Thursday, October 6, 2011
Thursday, September 22, 2011
We're well and truley emerging from winter here at Breathing Colours. We've put away our scarves and boots and are embracing frocks and sandals...hello toes!
This also means we needed some new spring earrings to help us celebrate feeling so bright and refreshed. Lucky for us our beautiful resident jeweller Olenka has launched a new range of earrings.
Aren't the gorgeous?
Come in store to check them out; retailing from $39...the perfect thing to brighten up any out fit.
Wednesday, September 21, 2011
Thursday, September 8, 2011
Tuesday, September 6, 2011
The theme for this year is ‘Tiered’.
A tier is one of a series of rows or ranks rising one behind or above another, a layer, level or stratum. ‘Tiered’
refers to something that is arranged in tiers, rows or layers, often used in combination.
This exhibition will be open to the public from 23rd November -24th December2011
Please note: we will be leaving the exhibition on display (to be seen through the window) over our Christmas break until we reopen towards the end of January 2012.
Artists who are selected for the exhibition are required to provide up to three series, each of which should contain three to five individual works (between 3-15 works in total).
Depending on the amount of work submitted, some pieces may not be displayed immediately. However, all works sold at exhibition will be removed from display at the time of purchase, allowing for sold pieces will be replaced with new ones. If a customer is interested in the work of a particular artist, we may also be able to show them more examples that are held in reserve.
Artists who are selected will be required to pay an entry fee of $75, this will cover promotional costs, installation and opening night etc. Breathing Colours takes a 33% commission on all sales.
Paintings and 2D artworks must be within the dimensions 50cm x 50cm (frame included, if framed).
Sculptures, jewellery and object art should not exceed 40cm in any one direction.
Submissions are due by the 1st of October, 2011.
Your expressions of interest should include:
1.) Images of proposed or similar works (please include appropriate captioning for images, including size of piece and materials)
2.) Curriculum Vitae
3.) Artist’s statement relevant to proposed work
Expressions of interested will be accepted via post, email or in person to:
Post: Attention: Jessica Page
446 Darling Street,
Balmain NSW 2041
Submissions due 1st October 2011
Selected artists informed 8th October
Selected artists work required in the gallery 12th November
For enquiries please contact:
firstname.lastname@example.org or (02) 9555 8543
Thursday, September 1, 2011
The exhibition is running from the 30th of August to the 10th of September, so be sure to drop by and indulge yourself.