Thursday, September 8, 2011

flame on glass 2011 Exhibition Opening


Peter Kolliner OAM, Gallery Director, is delighted to invite you to the opening of Flame on Glass 2011, our 9th Annual Overview of Contemporary Flame Formed Glass.

Please join us at our Federation Square Gallery on Thursday 15 September 2011 at 6.00pm to meet the artists and watch them demonstrating their production techniques.

The exhibition will be opened by Peter Minson.

Flamework demonstrations will be held in the Atrium within the immediate vicinity of our Gallery from 6.00pm to 8.00pm on opening night and will continue throughout the weekend.

Participating Artists
Christian Arnold, Barbara Ashbee, Sally Balfour, Susie Barnes, Wendy Bergamin, Jemma Clements, Richard Clements, Cas Davey, Pauline Delaney, Kristen Dibbs, Mark Eliott, Mathew Farrell, Sally Green, Marilyn Hayes, Terri Kraehe, Len McFadden, Carol Marando, Raymond Mifsud, Peter Minson, Zhonu Moon, Anne Oberin, Helen Peake, Lisa Simmons, Alan Ussher, Kathryn Wardill and Laurie Young.

Flame on Glass 2011
Opening: Thursday 15 September 2011 6.00pm to 8.00pm

Demonstrations:
15 September, 5pm to 8pm
16 September, 11am to 5pm
17 September, 11am to 5pm
18 September, 11am to 5pm

Kirra Galleries, Federation Square
(enter via Atrium)


Christian Arnold demonstrating his glass blowing
Photography by Rahime Baypekkara


Lionfish by Mark Elliott

Bonsai by Cas Davey

Belladonna and the Mandragon by Christian Arnold

Octopus by Laurie Young

Planet Necklaces by Susie Barnes