in Focus

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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Arts Day on the Hill

Arts Day on the Hill

L-R: Mish Grigor, Selena de Carvalho, Rebecca Selleck, Miranda Johnson, Esther Anatolitis, Georgia Mokak, Shaun Edwards, Nadeena Dixon, Emma Fey, Clare Armitage in the House of Representatives, Museum of Australian Democracy. Photo by Penelope Benton (NAVA).Not long...

CATAPULT Profile: Christopher Williams and Johannes Sistermanns (GER)

CATAPULT Profile: Christopher Williams and Johannes Sistermanns (GER)

Photograph GuildhouseCATAPULT Profile: Christopher Williams and Johannes Sistermanns Guildhouse’s current series of mentorships culminated in dramatic style on 6 May 2019 with a collaborative sound art performance by mentor Johannes S. Sistermanns (Germany) and mentee...

Medicinal Botanicals

Medicinal Botanicals

The Medicinal Botanicals Project is comprised of a number of partners, many who wish to engage with artists. We’d like to invite members to share their interest in potential future projects. The Medicinal Botanicals Project brings together artists with botanists and...


CATAPULT 2022: Call Out

CATAPULT 2022: Call Out

Image: 2020 Catapult mentee James Howe with mentor Gray Hawke. Photograph Sia Duff. Building on from many years of successful mentorship programs, this current round of Catapult continues a focus on applications that will provide a long lasting impact on the career of...

Nice to Meet You: Sebastian Henry-Jones

Nice to Meet You: Sebastian Henry-Jones Wednesday 4 May 2022, 5:30 - 7:30pm Pricing: Free (RSVP essential, places are limited) Location: ACE Open, Lion Arts Centre, North Terrace, Kaurna Yarta, Adelaide SA 5000 Presenter: Sebastian Henry-Jones This event...