Maison Cartier and Canberra’s weather are cool

THE MAISON CARTIER EXHIBITION AND CANBERRA ARE COOL JUST LIKE THE WINTER WEATHER. The National Gallery of Australia (NGA) is clear on its intent to promote art and culture to the masses. It’s current large and visually spectacular exhibition of expensive jewellery. Its 2018 program on pages 8-9 provides the following information: “Cartier: The Exhibition is …

Members’ sweetener from National Gallery Australia

MEMBERS OF THE NATIONAL GALLERY OF AUSTRALIA ARE BEING ENTICED TO VISIT THE TOM ROBERTS EXHIBITION WITH AN OFFER OF A NEW LOUNGE. The old Members’ Lounge which once offered NGA members uninterrupted views of bushland and Lake Burley Griffin has been transformed into a Wedgwood High Tea setting for ladies and gentlemen. It is …

High tea at the National Gallery of Australia

HIGH TEA SETTING AT THE NATIONAL GALLERY OF AUSTRALIA IS A WORK OF ART. High tea at the Art Gallery sounds like fun for children and Mums alike and being able to run around and look at pictures is even better! The Wedgwood Tea Room is stunning – as is the view. Yes, this is obviously a …

Streetwise art finds Canberra gallery

‘STREETWISE’ PRINT-MAKING COLOURS A CANBERRA WINTER. The National Gallery of Australia (NGA) Contemporary Gallery’s exhibition on modern art culture called ‘Streetwise’ (http://www.nga.gov.au/Contemporary/) is warming Canberra’s body and soul.  ‘Streetwise’ offers a new twist on conventional print making where multi-forms of printing are used with a variety of materials. The ‘Streetwise’ exhibition is accompanied by the exhibition …