The Nature of Things

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The Nature of Things

17 February – 22 March 2019 

Opens: Sunday 17 February 2 pm

Opening Speaker: Lucy Sutherland, Director, Botanic Gardens of South Australia
  • Cultural dancing from the Pacific Islands by Pakosi Cora Piper
  • Botanical drawing demonstration by Sandra Johnston
  • Jewellery demonstration by Natalia Jastrzebski

The Nature of Things is a visual and diverse collection with a variety of visual art mediums on display. The theme of ‘nature’ in art takes endless forms as nature provides us with a vast wealth of inspiration. This exhibition will have a broad appeal and includes flowers, plants, animals, wildlife, environment and conservation. There is the work of more than 30 artists on display in this exhibition and visitors can expect to see a wide variety including paintings, drawing, sculptures, textiles, ceramics, woodwork and mixed media.

Works range from the beautiful and delicate oil paintings by Margaret Slape-Phillips to the photo-realistic paintings by Annette Dawson. Textile artist, Marzena Kaczmarek, has lovely abstract felted merino wool and hand dyed silk fabric pieces. There is also
some striking and vibrant jewellery and stunning woodwork and metal sculptures that will be showcased.

Entry is free and the artworks are for sale, all are welcome. The exhibition will run until Friday 22 March 2019 closing at 3 pm on the last day. Pepper Street Arts Centre’s open hours are Tuesday to Friday 10 am – 5 pm and Saturday 12 noon – 5 pm.

Artist Demonstrations

Saturday 23 February 2 pm - 4 pm
Melissa Gillespie - Jewellery
Heather Waring - Mixed Media

Saturday 2 March 2 pm - 4 pm
Lois O’Grady - Oil Painting
Robby Towill - Mosaics

Saturday 9 March 2 pm - 4 pm
Dianne Vanstone - Watercolour
Yvonne Twining - Leather

Saturday 16 March 2 pm - 4 pm
Marzena Kaczmarek - Felting
Effie Theodoridis - Painting

When

  • Tuesday, 19 February 2019 | 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Wednesday, 20 February 2019 | 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Thursday, 21 February 2019 | 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Friday, 22 February 2019 | 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Saturday, 23 February 2019 | 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Tuesday, 26 February 2019 | 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Wednesday, 27 February 2019 | 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Thursday, 28 February 2019 | 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Friday, 01 March 2019 | 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Saturday, 02 March 2019 | 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Tuesday, 05 March 2019 | 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Wednesday, 06 March 2019 | 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Thursday, 07 March 2019 | 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Friday, 08 March 2019 | 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Saturday, 09 March 2019 | 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Tuesday, 12 March 2019 | 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Wednesday, 13 March 2019 | 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Thursday, 14 March 2019 | 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Friday, 15 March 2019 | 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Saturday, 16 March 2019 | 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Tuesday, 19 March 2019 | 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Wednesday, 20 March 2019 | 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Thursday, 21 March 2019 | 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Friday, 22 March 2019 | 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Location

Pepper Street Arts Centre, 558 Magill Rd, Magill 5072  View Map

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