Stephen Bird | ARTAND Australia

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Stephen Bird, Loving Cup, 2009, clay, pigment and glaze, 40 x 31 x 20 cm

Stephen Bird has been included in ARTAND Australia’s So hot right now? Contemporary ceramics and contemporary art.

The article, by Glenn Barkley, discusses the resurgence of ceramics in contemporary art and it’s place in the contemporary art world. Barkley describes Bird’s career progression, from formal training as a painter, to his move into ceramics in the 1990’s. “… his work combining polished technical skill with wit and an element of the grotesque.” – Glenn Barkley, ARTAND Australia

Pick up a copy of ARTAND Australia to read the article.


Tamara Dean | Aesthetica Art Prize | 100 Contemporary Artists

Tamara Dean has garnered yet another accolade with her work ‘Centre of the Universe’ selected for the ‘Aesthetica Art Prize 2014 – 100 Contemporary Artists’ exhibition. As one of 92 longlisted artists, Dean’s work is presented on a monitor at York St Mary’s contemporary art gallery and features in the exhibition publication.

Aesthetica Art Prize Exhibition
4 April – 22 June 2014

York St Mary’s
York YO1 9RN


Tamara Dean, Centre of the Universe, 2011, Photograph on archival cotton rag paper, 76 x 102cm


Paul Ryan | Wollongong City Gallery

Paul Ryan‘s latest work at the Wollongong City Gallery exhibition ‘The Green Cathedral – Contemporary Surf Art‘.


The Green Cathedral
30 Nov 2013 – 16 Feb 2014

Wollongong City Gallery
Corner Kembla and Burelli Streets
Wollongong 2500 NSW