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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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Spotlight: Rita Kellaway on CATAPULT

Spotlight: Rita Kellaway on CATAPULT

Image: Rita Kellaway, Mellifluous, 2019. Photograph: Michael Kluvanek. Rita Kellaway was flourishing in her creative practice when she graduated in 2018 but when it came to building a sustainable career as a glass artist, Rita had some questions. She...

Spotlight: Maarten Daudeij on CATAPULT

Spotlight: Maarten Daudeij on CATAPULT

Image: Maarten Daudeij, Memorial Meteorites: Echoes of Eternity No. 5 (production still).Maarten Daudeij grew up in the rural south-east of the Netherlands before moving to South Australia at the age of 27. Conscious of his responsibilities as an artist on...

Spotlight: Tom Borgas on CATAPULT

Spotlight: Tom Borgas on CATAPULT

Image: Tom Borgas, Armature Gateway (Hyperobject), 2020. Photograph: courtesy the artist. Emerging artist Tom Borgas predominantly made work for indoor spaces, and recognised the need for a mentor while expanding his portfolio to realise ephemeral works as...

Spotlight: James Dodd on CATAPULT

Spotlight: James Dodd on CATAPULT

Image: James Dodd, Installation view, Backwoods Gallery, Melbourne, 2019. James Dodd had long admired established artist Cameron Robbin's execution of large-scale, permanent kinetic artworks. To help guide his own practise in a similar direction, James has been...

Creative Industries Growth Strategy Survey

Creative Industries Growth Strategy Survey

Image: Geoff Mitchell's studio Photograph: Aise Dillon Contribute to the development of the Creative Industries Growth Strategy by completing this survey and win one of five $50 vouchers for the AGSA store and the JamFactory. Now open, closing Sunday 15...

An interview with Dana Kinter

An interview with Dana Kinter

Image by Elle Dawson-Scott South Australian artist Dana Kinter is kicking goals left and right. If you're not familiar with her incredible woodblock paintings, you'll definitely remember recent collaboration with iconic Australian fashion label Gorman. Well, Dana's at...

News

Work with us: Marketing and Development Manager

Work with us: Marketing and Development Manager

New position to lead Guildhouse’s marketing and development to enhance our profile, grow membership, partners and supporters. We seek an experienced marketing or business development professional who is skilled in implementing creative marketing and communication...

UniSA Yungondi Gallery: Donovan Christie

UniSA Yungondi Gallery: Donovan Christie

Creativity and collaboration are at the heart of innovation. Since 2018 UniSA Business has partnered with Guildhouse to present works by contemporary South Australian visual artists to encourage reflection and inspire new ideas.Selected Works Donovan Christie 16...

Explore the moral imagination with Connal Lee

Explore the moral imagination with Connal Lee

Friday 6 August 2021, 10.30am and 1pm Friday 13 August 2021, 10.30am and 1pm Location: Online via Zoom Featuring: ART WORKS Writer in Residence Connal Lee Does reading, looking at art, watching movies and engaging with stories make you a more ethically minded person?...