○○○ I am so honoured to be a part of this incredible exhibition! Thank you so much to Alena and Libby, and all those involved in making this exhition possible. Stay tuned for photos of the Nature's Music series made for the Symphony Exhibition to follow ♡♡♡
Please find information about the Symphony Exhibition (copied from the facebook event) below:
We would like to invite you to a group exhibition by Illawarra artists celebrating harmony in diversity. This exhibition features works from over twenty artists, as well as many workshops and performances and a community art project. It will be a beautiful two week event, encompassing World Harmony Day on the 21st of March. This is the second exhibition of spiritual art organised by Libby Bloxham and Alena Kennedy - we hope there will be many more! We would like to welcome you to the opening night event on Friday 17th, 6.30pm with speaker, Gordon Bradbury At Project Contemporary Artspace 255 Keira St, Wollongong Open Wednesday to Sunday 10am — 4pm. The exhibition features works by: Gabrielle Ayoub, Libby Bloxham, Sr Veronica Chandler, Hannah Cruikshank, Tanya Da Silva, Wendy Denning, Rosa Daniela Diaz, Diane Goodman, Peter Hewitt, Phoebe Isedale, Jennifer Jackson, Cassandra Kavanagh, Alena Kennedy, Moira Kirkwood, Linda Meyns, Shining Rainbow, Robert Reid, Kate Stehr, Maira Sykes, Bridie Temple, Valentina Temple, Arja Valimaki The workshops will be held from 10am — 5pm Saturday the 18th and Sunday the 19th of March and include: Anytime Laughter Creative Writing 3D Building Interfaith Chanting Crystal Singing Bowls Argentinian drumming Mindfulness Meditation Performances will run from 6.30pm — 9.30pm Saturday the 18th and Sunday the 19th of March and will include: Immanuel Creagh — Classical guitar Singongo Choir Illawarra’s Own Heartbeats — Argentinian drumming Elizabeth Brandis — Crystal Bowls Libby Bloxham — Stilt Dance Poetry readings There will be a Community Mosaic Project on Sunday 19th, 10am till 4pm with facilitator, Linda Meyns. All welcome! ***Here is the full workshop and performance program*** Workshops Saturday 18th March - Entry by donation • 10am-11am: Anytime Laughter workshop with Annemarie Vanags • 11am-1pm: 3D building with Libby Bloxham. Play and create with found objects. • 1pm-2pm: Lunch • 2pm-2:30pm: Argentinian Drumming - Barbara Malcolm • 2:30pm-3pm: Afternoon tea • 3pm-4pm: Taiji with Rusel Last. Learning the essentials of intentional human movement. • 4pm-5pm: Divine Songs Interfaith Chanting with Mignon Lee Warden and Judy Gill • 5pm-6:15pm: Dinner break Sunday 19th March - Entry by Donation • 9am-10am: Crystal Singing Bowls Workshop. Go on a journey travelling on waves of sound. • 10am-2pm: Community Mosaic with Linda Meyns | An introduction to the freedom, transformation and meditation of mosaicking. Dabble in the art of mosaic by participating in the creation of a beautiful sun mosaic from sea shells, mirror and tile. Or let your imagination go wild and create your own small mosaic. • 2:pm-5pm: Ekphrasis Writing | The South Coast Writers Centre presents a creative writing workshop with poet and spoken word performer, Gabrielle Journey Jones. Participants will respond to the artworks in the gallery with poetry and prose. Performance Program Saturday 18th March - Entry by Donation • 6:30pm-6:45pm: Illawarra’s OWN Heartbeats - Argentinian Drumming led by Barabara Malcolm • 6:45pm-7:05pm: Singongo Choir led by Janet Andrews • 7:10pm- 7:30pm: Karenni dance by members of the SCARF community • 7:30pm-7:45pm: Ekphrasis Poetry reading with Gabrielle Journey Jones in response to a friend’s art work. • 7:45pm- 8:30pm: Classical Guitar by Immanuel Creagh | Music from across the globe and through time, from ancient Greece to Tibet and beyond, let musical vibrations, words and imagery take you on a journey within. • 8:30pm-8:45pm: Poetry reading with Rusle Last. What is this moment in which we live. • 8:45pm-8:50pm: Dadhirri Dharma Stilt Dance by Libby Bloxham • 8:50pm-9:30pm: Crystal Singing Bowls with Elizabeth Brandis. Enjoy a relaxing and centering sound bath.