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Published by artHIVES for the first time on the occasion of the exhibition Moth Song at Rebecca Hossack Gallery, London in January 2012.
Allyson Reynolds | moth song
an interdisciplinary collaboration between visual artist Allyson Reynolds and composer Heinz Riegler.
score for a mineral landscape
12" Black Vinyl recording
100 page full colour hardcover book.
Unique Heinz Riegler drawing
Handcrafted embossed clam-shell soldander box
New artHIVES Publication
Ross Booker | Out from Alice
Ross Booker Out from Alice cover.jpg


Nick Olsen set to exhibit in London

Next month, Nick Olsen will be exhibiting work completed during his Royal Overseas League Residency at Gallery@OXO in the heart of London's Southbank district on 3 October. The exhibition - Indian Summer - includes images produced during his 6 week residency at Hospitalfield House (Scotland). Nick's work will also be exhibited at Rebecca Hossack's London gallery (Fitzrovia) later in 2012.

Jimmy Rix in the Vineyards

Jimmy Rix's - Shy - has been selcted to exhibit in Sculpture in the Vineyards (Wollombi, Hunter Valley, NSW) from 3 November to 3 December. Rix's Shy also recently won the Delta Sculpture Prize at Sculpture on the Greens (Wyong, NSW) in May this year.

Small Sculpture Wins Big

Congratulations to Elizabeth Shaw, winner of the Noosa Regional Gallery national contemporary Sunshine Coast Art Prize (SCAP) 3D, presented by the Sunshine Coast Council, which was announced on Friday, 24 August 2012. Shaw's exquisite tiny sculpture "rotary dibbler" made of recycled sterling silver, found clock cog and bone earned Elizabeth a cash prize of $15,000 and a four-week arts residency on the Sunshine Coast valued at $5000.

Heinz Riegler in Salzburg's Kapitelplatz

Drawing heavily on time spent high in the Austrian alps, Heinz Riegler's new work - Auflösung - examines themes of isolation and repetition using materials mostly found in and around the Oberpleissling area of Salzburg state. The work contains six pieces which are currently in Salzburg's Kapitelplatz square until 7 September. The other parts of the series include an album of music - Survey #2 (One Thousand Dreams I Never Had) and an award winning audiovisual piece - Motion Portrait #1.

Helena Lloyd - Artist Residency at Eumarella Shores

Helena Lloyd is working on a 4 month artist residency at Eumarella Shores, Lake Weyba on the Sunshine Coast. She will be conducting artist workshops and producing a body of work focusing on the rich, natural, and fragile biodiversity of the area. This work will culminate in an end of year art show to be held at Eumarella Shores

Susan Buret part of Six Pack

Susan Buret has several works in the exhibition - Six Pack - at the Goulburn Regional Gallery (Cnr Bourke & Church Streets, Goulburn, NSW. Ph: 02 4823 4494) from 24 August to 15 September 2012. The exhibition will be opened by Elizabeth Charles on Saturday 25 August (2pm) and the opening will be followed by a panel discussion with the six exhibiting artists.

New Robyn Bauer exhibition

Robyn Bauer is holding a new solo show - Terra Australis - Kangaroos and Other Discoveries - continuing her preoccupation with the story of the French explorers to Australia in the late 18th century. The exhibition runs at Robyn Bauer Studio Gallery (54 Latrobe Tce, Paddington, Qld. Ph: 07 35116380) from 4-29 September with the official opening on 8 September (6pm).

Inkmasters Print Exhibition 2012

Inkmasters Print Exhibition 2012 features invited artists from around the country, works created by GW Bot, Rew Hanks and Michael Kempson (who took up residencies in Cairns this year), and works by local artists who participated in the Artists in Residence workshops. The exhibition at Tanks Arts Centre (Collins Ave, Cairns, Qld. Ph: 07 4032 6609) is currently showing and continues to 22 August. Laurel McKenzie, Margaret Genever and Sasi Victoire are amongst the selected artists.

Lindy Sale - We are as clouds

Lindy Sale's exhibition - We are as clouds - imagines the beauty and oddness in nature as it adapts to a precariously balanced environment. The exhibition opens at Anita Traverso Gallery (AT_Salon, 7 Albert Street, Richmond, Melbourne, Vic. Ph: 03 9428 7557) on Wednesday 8 August (6-8pm) and runs until Saturday 18 August. The exhibition may be previewed from Tuesday 7 August.

Sue Beyer - Public Art Commissions

Sue Beyer's work has been chosen to appear in Urban Easels, an initiative created by the Brisbane City Council, with the artist's work presented in Adshel street furniture (13 August – 9 September 2012). Sue's work has also been profiled in the July - September (Winter) Live guide which promotes arts and cultural events, workshops and activities across Brisbane. Sue has also been commissioned to create artworks for a new hospital expansion in South East Queensland. Woodhead Architects have designed the building which is is due to be completed in 2014.

David Henderson at Graydon Gallery

David Henderson will be holding an exhibition of recent paintings and drawings which opens on Friday 24 August and continues until 2 September at Graydon Gallery (29 Merthyr Road, New Farm, Qld). It will include urban landscapes of Rome and Venice, as well as paintings and drawings of the figure.

Nicola Moss part of Natural History Art Prize

Nicola Moss's work on paper - Life on the edge - High tide - was selected for exhibition in The Waterhouse Natural History Art Prize which is currently on show at the South Australian Museum (Adelaide, SA) until Sunday 9 September. The prize celebrates our intricate and complex global biodiversity, whilst giving artists the opportunity to interpret the beauty and fragility of the natural world.