Birds of a Feather

Published on 02 February 2016

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The Pepper Street Arts Centre will host Birds of a Feather, a visual celebration of our feathered friends, from 14 February to 11 March.

Birds of a Feather is a bright and quirky mixed media exhibition celebrating the exquisite beauty, colour and grace of birds.

There will be a wide variety of work on display for this bird inspired exhibition, including photo-realistic drawings and paintings by wildlife artists, Diana Koch and Annette Dawson. The amazing pelican sculptures by well-known artist, Indiana James, are also a must see.

Featuring more than 30 artists, this exhibition offers a diverse visual feast of works that capture the spirit of our feathered friends. Mediums include sculpture, printmaking, textiles, painting, jewellery, ceramics and much more.

 

Community Launch Event - Sunday 14 February 2 pm - 4 pm

Launch Guest: Associate Professor David Paton

University of Adelaide and President of Birds SA

 

• Painting demonstration by Helen Sidoryn

• Bird diorama making by Rae Kempe

• Fine jewellery demonstration by Paul Smith

• Pin a message on our love birds’ tree

• Wear a bird-themed accessory for a chance to win a prize.

Artist Demonstrations each Saturday of the Exhibition

 

20 February - Diana Koch – drawing, Trish Loader - jewellery

27 February - Catherine Carey – painting, Elizabeth Basuki – beginner cross-stitch

5 March - Lindsay Kilminster – painting, Marzena Kaczmarek - felting

ENDS

Contact: Jenny Barrett 0408 717 025

Issued by:

Paul Deb

Chief Executive Officer

City of Burnside