Art & Culture

Art & Culture

Val: 'A Retrospective' at REDSEA Gallery 20 - 29 February

In loving tribute to Valérie Goutard (Known as Val, 1967 – 2016), this upcoming exhibition takes a fresh perspective on Val’s works, showcasing a never-before-seen collection of her career-defining works. Val was a highly lauded bronze sculptor, recognised for her evocative artworks ranging from iconic monolithic works of bronze to vulnerable and intricate sculptures made from bronze and Murano glass. Please join us for our special tribute exhibition at REDSEA Gallery. Admission is free.

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Leonardo da Vinci: 500 Years

Commemorating the 500 anniversary of Leonardo da Vinci’s death, this Talk & Film session will explore the life and achievements of the world’s most celebrated artist, discussing his most iconic paintings and exploring his other achievements. The Renaissance Genius died in 1519 leaving behind one of Europe's richest legacies in the many disciplines he mastered. A captivating documentary by Phil Grabsky will complement the session. Co-presented by Corcovado Arts and The Projector

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The Nude in Art - Talk & Film session at Visual Arts Centre

Nude figures, as old as art itself, appear in the art of most cultures, but are particular present in the History of Western Art. This session will trace the portrayal of the nude body during the course of History from Classical times through the Renaissance and the Neoclassical to Modern Era. A documentary by Seventh Art will complement the session. Happening Nov 11th - 7.30pm at Visual Arts Centre - Dhoby Ghaut Presented by Corcovado Arts

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The History of the Nude in Art - From Neoclassical to Modern - Oct 1

Nude figures, as old as art itself, appear in the art of most cultures, but are particular present in the History of Western Art. This two-session series will trace the portrayal of the Nude body during the course of history from Classical times through the Renaissance and the Neoclassical to Modern Era. Artworks/Artists featured include Venus of Willendorf, The Birth of Venus by Botticelli, Venus Victrix by Canova, The Turkish Bath by Ingres, Olympia by Manet among others. by CorcovadoArts

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Matisse/Picasso: Friends and Rivals

The session will provide an overview of the work of the Modern Masters while examining the main periods of their careers, concentrating on how they were influenced by other great artists of the past, and explaining how the major developments that defined Picasso’s and Matisse’s work have found a lasting place in Art History. A Matisse/Picasso documentary will conclude the session. Happening Nov 13th - 7.30pm at Visual Arts Centre, Dhoby Ghaut Presented by Corcovado Arts

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UNITY, THE EXHIBITION. Now Showing

Open through to 3rd October at REDSEA Gallery, Dempsey. Broaden your horizons with ‘Unity’, an exhibition by contemporary Australian artists Rick Cook and Peter Usher. United in their portrayal of strength and depth in nature, observe how the duo complement the exhibition’s theme with Cook’s contemporary glass works discovering nature from an aerial standpoint and Usher’s conceptual sculptural wall art using mixed mediums.