Tuesday, May 17, 2016

KIGA 2016 Grand Opening Invitation




Kirra Galleries - 2016 Kirra Illuminating Glass Award
Peter Kolliner OAM, Gallery Director together with Management and Staff of Kirra Galleries are delighted to invite you to join us at the opening of the 3rd Kirra Illuminating Glass Award.
This is a joint venture with Fed Square Pty Ltd as part of The Light in Winter Program and the exhibition will be officially opened by Ms Robyn Archer AO Artistic Director.
Established and emerging artists from Australia and New Zealand were invited to submit designs for illuminated glass artworks faithful to their individual styles.
The standard of the exhibition will be world class and the judges will have a difficult time selecting a winner from the 39 finalists selected from over 80 submissions received.

Judges: Mr Peter Kolliner OAM, Ms Robyn Archer AO, Dr Grace Cochrane AM, Mr Simon Warrender and Ms Laura Anderson.
The winner for the best Internally Lit Artwork will be presented with $15,000 by Mr Peter Kolliner OAM and Mr Ron Gauci, Interim CEO, Fed Square will present the $3,000 Innovation Award.
Opening Opening Wed 1 June 2016
Time 6.00pm to 7.30pm
Where Kirra Galleries Federation Square
(enter via Atrium),
Cnr Swanston & Flinders Streets,
Melbourne VIC 3000
RSVP Essential by 25 May.
As this is a catered event there will be a guest list at the door and numbers are limited.
Email kirra@kirra.com
or Phone: (03) 9639 6388
Pictured above: Rubjerg Knude Fyr (detail) by Holly Grace.

Kirra Galleries


Cnr Swanston & Flinders Streets,
Melbourne Vic 3000 (enter via Atrium)
Phone: +613 9639 6388   Email: kirra@kirra.com

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