Kirra Galleries opened in 1997 and for more than a decade now, have focused on building the finest commercial exhibition galleries focussing on glass, sculpture and jewellery artworks in Australia. They now have an established reputation as leaders in the Australian Contemporary Art Glass Movement.
Kirra Galleries hold a number of exhibitions each year highlighting the incredible diversity of Australian art glass as well as works by artists working in a variety of different media.
Kirra Galleries together with Fed Square Pty Ltd will launch the Kirra Illuminating Glass Award (KIGA) at 6.00pm Tuesday 3 June 2014. The KIGA exhibition will be opened by Robyn Archer AO and the winner will be announced by the Minister for the Arts, The Hon. Heidi Victoria at 6.30pm in the Atrium of Fed Square. The winner will take home a prize of $15,000.
You will be able to see a sneak preview of the exhibition on ABC Breakfast TV at 7.45am on Tuesday morning (3 June 2014). Tune in at 7.30am just in case they are early!!