JANET LAURENCE ARTIST TALK + BOTANIC ELIXIR BAR
Join Byron Arts Magazine and renowned Australian artist Janet Laurence for an exclusive evening of conversation and art at Pack Gallery, Bangalow on Saturday, April 27. Guests will enjoy a botanical experience with the recreation of Janet's Elixir Bar curated by TOWN Restaurant, Bangalow.
A highlight of the evening will be a talk hosted by Lee Mathers from Northern Rivers Community Gallery who will discuss Janet's passion for nature and her art. Lee was awarded an Australia Council and Object Design mentorship with Janet and worked on 'A Medicinal Garden for Ailing Plants', part of the 2010 Biennale of Sydney.
Let there be light!!
Last month the Northern Rivers Community Gallery saw the exciting upgrade from halogen exhibition lighting to energy efficient LED lamps.
The move to LED lights is expected to achieve energy consumption and cost savings of up to 98% when compared with the previous halogen lighting system. The reduction in heat emitted in the new LED lighting system, opposed to halogen lamps, will also provide significant reductions in energy consumption costs to maintain temperature control in the Gallery environment and is better for the artworks on display. The lighting upgrade will achieve significant operational savings, which will be reinvested back into arts and cultural activities for the community.
Creative Studio Spaces
AVAILABLE NOW | Subsidised Creative Studio Spaces
For further information and to download the application form go to the 'Studio Spaces' tab under 'Ignite Studios' or contact Lee Mathers, Gallery Coordinator, on 02 6686 1494.
Exhibition + Ignite Open Day
FIERY EXHIBITION + OPEN STUDIO | Lesley Ryan + Melissa Wright
8 December 2018 | Ignite Studios @NRCG | 60 Crane St Ballina