Friday, 28 June 2013

Bett Gallery in Singapore

Bett Gallery will be on show at the Australian Consulate in Singapore in an exhibition featuring selected ACGA (Australian Commercial Galleries Association) member galleries.  Urbandigenous will take place from the 1st to the 31st of August 2013.  Bett Gallery will be featuring the work of Richard Bell and Vernon Ah Kee.

Hobart City Art prize finalists

Belinda Winkler, Brink 2013, bronze and steel photo: Peter Whyte
Judges for the 2013 City of Hobart Art Prize have chosen 35 works from a field of 490 entries.
Congratulations to our Bett Gallery artists (and staff, hi Mish) included in the finalists. The winner will be announced on 19 July 2013.

Jane Burton
Amanda Davies
Neil Haddon
Annika Koops
Mish Meijers
Tom O'Hern and Lou Conboy
Megan Walch
Tricky Walsh
Belinda Winkler

Sculpture by the Sea Dick Bett AM Memorial Invitation

Cluster by Ian Bonde Sculpture by the Sea Dick Bett AM Memorial winner 2012
We are pleased to announce that Matt Calvert has been awarded the Dick Bett AM Invitation to exhibit in Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi.The exhibition this year will be held from 24 October to 11 November, 2013.

For more info visit the sculpture by the sea website:

Les Blakebrough AM

Congratulations to Les Blakebrough who was made a Member (AM) in the General Division of the Order of Australia  for significant service to the visual arts as a  ceramicist and educator and through professional associations.

Illumination: The art of Philip Wolfhagen

Philip Wolfhagen is to be congratulated on the launch of his National touring exhibition curated by the Newcastle Art Gallery and Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery.

The exhibition opens in Newcastle by Sir Guy Green AC KBE CVO on 22 June 2013 and will tour to the Australian Capital Territory, Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria and Tasmania.