Folio: Callum Docherty

Docherty enjoys transforming traditional works on paper into conceptual and composition-based collages, the notion of reinvention is a common thread which runs throughout all aspects of his creative arts practice.

Image: Callum Docherty, Welcome Hone collage on archival paper, 2020. Image courtesy the artist.

Folio: Jasmine Crisp

Jasmine’s characteristic painting practice is inclusive of traditional painting, installation and mural painting. Her work is driven by an interest in relationships between people, their belongings and home environments with focus on ideas concerning how objects and places are treasured, valued, possessed, or used as forms of self-adornment and identification.

Image: Jasmine Crisp, He matched the lids remembered when they were kids, 2020, oil on linen. Image courtesy the artist.

Folio: Mark Valenzuela

Mark Valenzuela’s interdisciplinary practice explores forms of conflict, dominance and resistance. These explorations draw on Valenzuela’s experiences growing up in army base camps in Mindanao, Philippines, and respond to the current socio-political contexts of the spaces he inhabits.
Image: Mark Valenzuela, Once Bitten Twice Shy (detail), 2020. Photograph Saul Steed, courtesy the Art Gallery of South Australia.

Folio: Jane Skeer

Jane Skeer predominately works in sculpture and installation, creating works in response to her observations of people, objects and materiality. Skeer re-presents familiar ready-made objects imbued with their associated sensory/haptic memories, highlighting the vitality she sees in them. A physical process of assembling material en-masse allows her the time and space to inhabit, contemplate and work collaboratively with the material.

Image: Jane Skeer, True Blue, 2019. Used truck rachet straps bought on Australian ebay, Gumtree & Grays online, steel, timber, acrylic. Photograph Charlie Hillhouse.

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Guildhouse offers a range of membership packages to assist you to grow your practice, achieve your career goals and meet requirements as an arts professional.
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Mentor Mentee: A creative releationship

Mentor Mentee: A creative relationship offers initial findings from a three-year project undertaking research-informed evaluation of Guildhouse mentorship programs over the past decade.

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Guildhouse Professional Services

Guildhouse offers a range of customisable professional services to support organisations and individuals to engage with South Australia’s exceptional artists, craftspeople, and designers.

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Call Outs

With a variety of programs and commissions available to help grow your creative practice, Guildhouse membership opens the door to unique opportunities.
Explore our current call outs now!

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Sector Survey

Contribute to our annual sector survey and go in to the draw to win 1 of 5 fabulous prizes!

It will take between 15 – 20 minutes to complete and will help us to deliver a relevant, engaging program and ensure that our services are meeting the needs of our members and the sector.

Closing Monday 30 November.

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Artist Toolkits

Guildhouse supports the professional development of artists, and connects creatives with the broader arts ecology. We’ve built a variety of Toolkits to help you navigate maintaining a sustainable practice.

Commissions & Referrals

With Guildhouse members working across all areas of visual art, craft and design, their work is often sought for public installation and private commission. Discuss with us your project or commission requirements today.

Programs

Guildhouse Programs support and promote creative practitioners, offering opportunities for ongoing professional development, creative challenges that exist beyond the studio environment, while also building and engaging with new audiences.

Exhibitions & Events

Guildhouse offers a variety of events throughout the year that can benefit creatives across different aspects of their career. Check out the events we’ve currently got scheduled to find out how a Guildhouse event can help you.

Maarten Daudeij, (Raising the) White Flag , 2010, 6 x 2 x 0.3 m (approx), fabric, wooden pole, various components from the Palmer Sculpture Biennial 4 2010. Photograph Mal Wass. Image courtesy the artist.

About Guildhouse

Guildhouse is a not for profit organisation that supports South Australian visual artists, craftspeople and designers to build and maintain sustainable careers.

We help nurture and extend art practices and business development. 

We connect professional opportunities, markets and networks.

Folio Artists

Browse some of our Artist Profiles from Folio.

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News

Guildhouse Community Resource Hub

Guildhouse Community Resource Hub

Guildhouse continues to advocate for artists and we encourage you to stay in touch if you require any further assistance. We'll continue to keep this resource hub updated as new information and resources come to light.Our response to dateUPDATE The Guildhouse Office...

Work with us: Guildhouse Operations Manager

Work with us: Guildhouse Operations Manager

Are you an administration and systems guru? Does the operational thrum of a small arts organisation thrill you? We’re seeking an experienced administrator to play a key role in SA’s peak body for visual artists, crafts people and designers. The Operations Manager (0.8...

Mentor Mentee: A Creative Relationship

Mentor Mentee: A Creative Relationship

Image: Simone Tippett and Lauren Simeoni at Union St Printmakers, 2016. Photograph: Aise Dillon Guildhouse launches new research on the impact of mentorships on creative careers. Professor Susan Luckman of the University of South Australia has been leading a...

Work with us: Programs Administration Officer

Work with us: Programs Administration Officer

We’re hiring. Be part of our small powerhouse team. Do you have experience in arts administration and a desire to develop your programming/producer experience within the arts? Are you a self motivated, sector-engaged person with excellent attention to detail? We have...

The Guildhouse Fellowship: Sera Waters

The Guildhouse Fellowship: Sera Waters

Image: Sera Waters with her work Falling: Line by Line, 2018 for the Ramsay Art Prize. Photograph: Nat Rogers. Announcing the 2020 Guildhouse Fellow: Sera Waters Guildhouse, the Art Gallery of South Australia and the James & Diana Ramsay Foundation are...

Guildhouse is supported by the South Australian Government through Arts South Australia and by the Visual Arts and Craft Strategy, an initiative of the Australian, State and Territory Governments.

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