John Edward




June 2017 exhibitions

Jervis Bay and Basin Arts Inc
Ulan Murray, 'Equilibrium.' Winner of the Open Prize 2015 (steel and copper)
Jervis Bay and Basin Arts Inc

20th May > 8th Jul
Main Gallery, Foyer Gallery

JBBARTS vision for artistic expressions includes all art forms, media types and genres.  This exhibition is seen as an opportunity to develop this vision and to establish strong links with the Shoalhaven City Arts Centre & Regional Gallery and other artists.  Promoting new art forms, developing talent and involving young people in the arts in our region, along with encouraging existing JBBARTS members to exhibit in a broader regional prize are all aims of this exhibition.  Held bi-annually, this is the third NOW Contemporary Art Exhibition.

Donald Keys
Donald Keys, 'Domestic Goddess' portrait of Melbourne artist Matthew Quick
Donald Keys

20th May > 8th Jul
Access Gallery, East Gallery

For the past two years Donald Keys been working on a series of portraits of Contemporary Australian artists he admires and respects including: Carlos Barrios, Anita Larkin, Vince Vozzo, Sally Ryan, Mertim Gokalp, Paul Miller and more than a dozen others.

This current crop of artists make a unique contribution to the Australian art scene—enriching our culture. They pay homage to their cultural heritage yet make their work intrinsically Australian.

This exhibition features the artist’s portrait embedded in an interpretation of the style of their work.