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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


Rachael Lee - Dimensions NC

Rachael Lee will be exhibiting works on 11-12 August at the Nudgee College Arts Festival (Tierney Auditorium, St Joseph's Nudgee College, 2199 Sandgate Road, Boondall, Qld) - Dimensions NC - as a past winner (2008). The college is celebrating previous winners over the last ten years, as well as students, the feature artist and the art comp entrants. Logan Art Gallery Store (Cnr. Wembley Road & Jacaranda Avenue, Logan Central, Qld) has a selection of Rachael Lee's - LittleLee - 12cm x 12cm original monoprints for sale.

Anthony Bennett at Art Melbourne

Anthony Bennett will be featured by Richard Martin Art at Art Melbourne (August 1-4). Bennett's exhibition - apollonian and dionysian - features 15 new works and continues his exploration into the uselessness of celebrity in the post-minogue-ist style.

Sussanne Morton Ehlers in Winter Exhibition

Sussanne Morton Ehlers is currently exhibiting with the mixed 2012 Winter Exhibition at the Hawthorn Studio & Gallery (635 Burwood Road, Hawthorn East, Vic. Ph: 03 9882 5553). Sussanne’s recent, large scale floral paintings in oils, bring to life the colours of spring.

Milkana Kirova finishes Townsville water feature

Brisbane-based Artist Milkana Kirova was commissioned to create the custom art panels that form the base of a water feature in Townsville’s North Shore Town Square. Milkana sculpted in clay the relief for the colour glass reinforced panels in March 2012. The Town Square was completed in July and now hosts NQ markets every fortnight.

Nick Ashby - something

Nick Ashby's exhibition - something - will be at Purgatory Artspace (1st floor, 170 Abbotsford Street, North Melbourne, Vic) from 22 August to 8 September with opening drinks on Saturday 25 August (2-4pm).

Robyn Dansie dream exhibition

Robyn Dansie's next exhibition - Don't we all love to dream - opened on 1 August at Red Gallery (157 St Georges Rd, Fitzroy North, Vic. Ph: 03 9482 3550) and continues to 18 August. Robyn invites us to explore, in a series of mixed media paintings, the multiple layers that make up our dreams ... dreams that allow us to create worlds which will excite people and produce wonderful outcomes.

Print exhibition continues

Printshop is a cooperative project organised by Jon Linkins and a group of 8 artists and 2 photographers collaborating in the production of high quality, affordable and collectable, editioned prints on fine art paper. Their latest exhibition continues at Doggett Street Studio, Brisbane, includes the works of Anita Hochman, Nicky Carey (pictured), Chris Booth, Jon Linkins, Christopher Jones, John Flitcroft, Mark Dean and Danny Guinsberg.

Good Luck to Prize Finalists

Michael Donnelly is a finalist in the 2012 Mandorla Art Award (Perth Town Hall, Cnr Hay Street and Barrack Street, Perth, WA. Ph: 08 9339 7543) with the work Elizabeth and Mary. The exhibition opens 10 August and continues to 19 August. Tony White (pictured) has been selected as one of 40 finalists in the 2012 Sunshine Coast Art Prize 2D who will be showcased at Caloundra Regional Gallery (22 Omrah Avenue, Caloundra, Qld) from 15 August to 7 October 2012.

Kym Barrett - Mixed media workshop

Kym Barrett is running a mixed media workshop where you can create your own mini-series of abstracted works which will involve free line drawing from the surrounding environment, discussion about composition, contrast and space as well as elements of design. It's running at Coolum Beach Community Centre (Jack Morgan Park, Coolum, Qld) on Saturday 28 July (9am-4pm) and costs $55 (Bookings by 14 July).

Reynolds and Riegler to collaborate

Visual artist Allyson Reynolds and composer/musician Heinz Riegler have received a RADF grant to create an interdisciplinary installation in which Reynolds will produce new large scale paintings and Riegler a new musical score. Both Reynolds's and Riegler's recent works have sought to identify naturally occurring patterns and oscillations and the works created will merge to form a unique installation, which will be exhibited in the Focus Gallery (for new media) at the Caboolture Regional Art Gallery in February 2013.

Ross Booker - finalist in SCAP2D

Ross Booker has been selected as one of 40 finalists in the 2012 Sunshine Coast Art Prize 2D who will be showcased at Caloundra Regional Gallery (22 Omrah Avenue, Caloundra, Qld) from 15 August to 7 October 2012.

David Henderson shortlisted

David Henderson's painting - Self Portrait with Clare - has been shortlisted for this year's Doug Moran National Portrait Prize.