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Image: Leonie Westbrook and Catherine Truman at Gray Street Workshop, 2019. Photograph: Rosina Possingham.

Welcome to Guildhouse in Focus – your repository of interviews, news, and more!

Spotlight: Sarra Tzijan on Catapult

We spoke to emerging Indian-Australian contemporary metal artist Sarra Tzijan about her Catapult mentorship with jeweller and metalsmith Christian Hall and the impact it’s had on her practice.

Moving Forward

ART WORKS 2020 Emerging Curator Steph Cibich reflects on the role of curating through conversations with experienced curators Dr Lisa Slade (Artistic Director, Artistic Programs, AGSA) and Andy Butler (Program Curator, West Space).

Spotlight: Sam Gold on Catapult

We spoke with Sam Gold about pushing the boundaries of her practice and honing her technical skills with her two pronged Catapult mentorship with established ceramicists Jane Robertson and David Pedler.

Reflections on the creative legacy of Pru La Motte

Julianne Pierce reflects on the life of South Australian textile artist Pru La Motte.

Spotlight: Jonathan Kim on ‘S P A C E S’

ART WORKS Emerging Curator Steph Cibich interviews Jonathan Kim about his multidisciplinary practice and the philosophies that inform it.

Permanent Residency

Conversations about making art with ART WORKS Artist in Residence Jane Skeer and ART WORKS Writer in Residence Susan Charlton.

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If Dreams Were Thunder, Lightning Was Desire

If Dreams Were Thunder, Lightning Was Desire

Image: Jasmine Ann Dixon at work the City of Adelaide Art Pod, 2020. Photograph: Sam Roberts. ‘Sometimes you have to step away from what you’re used to, to see if it’s what you want. My whole identity is caught up in painting. Do I still want to be an artist?’...

Spotlight: ART WORKS Emerging Curator Steph Cibich

Spotlight: ART WORKS Emerging Curator Steph Cibich

Image: Steph Cibich and Carly Snoswell with Carly's ‘Crochet your character' at the Adelaide Art Vending Machine housed at AGSA, 2019. Photograph: Rosina Possingham. ART WORKS 2020 Emerging Curator Steph Cibich is currently based one-day per week at...

Spotlight: Louise Flaherty on ‘Our Future in the Landscape’

Spotlight: Louise Flaherty on ‘Our Future in the Landscape’

Image: Louise Flaherty. Photograph: Craig Arnold.Louise Flaherty is known for works that are inspired by the original flora of the Adelaide plains and informed by community engagement. Her dunes (2019) is included in Our Future in the Landscape, an exhibition that...

Spotlight: Regine Schwarzer on CATAPULT

Spotlight: Regine Schwarzer on CATAPULT

Image: Regine Schwarzer, Coral efflorescence. Photograph: Grant Hancock. As a jeweller, Regine Schwarzer knows how crucial in-person learning is when refining a craft skill. Regine connected with Barbara Ryman through skill and materials, and approached the...

Spotlight: Brooke Walker on CATAPULT

Spotlight: Brooke Walker on CATAPULT

Image: Brooke Walker, Roo Memorial, 2020. Brooke Walker is passionate about wildlife conservation. Her vision is to place often overlooked animals back into cities through engaging street art, encouraging the viewer to notice and interact with them day to...

News

Monthly Advice Bank: July 2021

Monthly Advice Bank: July 2021

Tuesday 6 July 2021, 10am – 12pm Pricing: Free for Guildhouse financial members Location: Phone or video conference Presenter: Guildhouse Artistic Programs Manager Debbie Pryor and Guildhouse Operations Manager Emma Bedford Monthly Advice Bank sessions for members...

INFORM: Application Writing Kate Larsen

INFORM: Application Writing Kate Larsen

Tuesday 11 May 2021, 3pm – 7pm Pricing: $30 plus booking fees for Guildhouse financial members or $50 plus booking fees for non members. Location: .in studio + café, 268 Pirie Street, Adelaide SA 5000 Presenter: Kate Larsen'You might get funded, you might not. But...

ART WORKS: Biophilia

ART WORKS: Biophilia

Tuesday 13 April – Friday 30 July 2021 Location: Adelaide Town Hall, Mankurri-api Kuu (Reconciliation room) and First Floor Gallery, 128 King William Street, Adelaide Featuring: Ahli (Radomi), Carly Tarkari Dodd, Gail Hocking, Mark Kimber, Brad Lay, Rebecca...