Monday, April 14, 2014

Kirra Galleries April Newsletter


Current Exhibition - Today, Yesterday & Tomorrow
This extraordinary exhibition by Scott Chaseling was opened by Deborah Halpern on Thursday 27th March 2014. It features works by Scott that have never been exhibited in Australia before and if you haven’t been able to drop in and see the work we are thrilled to announce that we are extending the exhibition for another week and it will close on Sunday 27 April 2014. If you are unable to visit the Gallery in person, please go to the following link on our website to view the pieces online - http://www.kirragalleries.com/exhibitions/current/18
 
Deborah Halpern – officially opening Scott Chaseling’s exhibition
Deborah Halpern – officially opening Scott Chaseling’s exhibition
 
Scott Chaseling and Deborah Halpern – Opening night 27 March 2014
Scott Chaseling and Deborah Halpern – Opening night 27 March 2014

Easter Gifts From Kirra
If your loved one has said “no chocolate” – come to Kirra Galleries and select a beautifully handcrafted Australian made gift which will last much longer than chocolate! If a visit to the city is too hard – we now have the facility available for you to shop online. Visit www.kirragalleries.com and make a selection from our re-launched website. And we have made it easy for you to shop – you can select an artist or go to the catalogue tab where you have the option to shop in a price category. Payment can be made online and your gift can be shipped to your chosen destination within Australia in a couple of days.
 
“Chook perfume bottles” by Richard Clements
“Chook perfume bottles” by Richard Clements
Paperweights with gold and silver leaf by Brian Hirst
Paperweights with gold and silver leaf by Brian Hirst
Paperweights by Peter Reynolds
Paperweights by Peter Reynolds
Paperweights by Peter Reynolds
Paperweights by Peter Reynolds
Egg shaped paperweights by Robert Wynne
Egg shaped paperweights by Robert Wynne


SAVE THE DATE - 1 May 2014!
Our next exhibition, Narrative in Glass, will open on Thursday 1 May 2014 and will feature the work of nine Australian Glass Artists, Christopher John, Lisa Cahill, Mikyoung Jung, Kristin McFarlane, Peter Nilsson, Ruth Oliphant, Yusuke Takemura, Lorry Wedding-Marchioro and Ben Young.

The exhibition will examine the art of storytelling, personal experiences and social commentary through sculptural works in glass.


Narrative in Glass

We are looking forward to seeing you throughout the year. If you have any questions or would like further information on any of our pieces, please drop in or give us a call.


Kind Regards,



Peter Kolliner OAM
Gallery Director
Kirra Galleries
Phone: 03 9639 6388
Email: gallery@kirra.com
Web: www.kirragalleries.com
   



Kirra Galleries
Federation Square (enter via Atrium)
Cnr Swanston & Flinders Streets
Melbourne, VIC 3000
Australia

Phone:  +61 3 9639 6388
Fax:     +61 3 9639 8522
Email:   gallery@kirra.com
Web:    www.kirragalleries.com