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Munday, I, Natural Scale, Penny Carey-Wells and Diane Perndt, Burnie, touring regional Tasmania, pp. 1 (2011) [Representation of Original Art]

Abstract

Penny Carey-Wells and Diane Perndt curated Tasmania 1:100,000 Mapping the Island exhibition for the Ten Days on the Island Festival 2009, that is the leading biannual arts event in Tasmania, Australia. Selected national and international artists, including poets, chefs, wine makers, dancers, musicians, papermakers, printmakers and mixed media visual artists, received a section taken from a topographical map of Tasmania. They were asked to create a two-dimensional paper based response measuring 29 x 29 cm square. Over 140 extraordinary works were received - each piece telling its own story from the deeply personal, to the wonderfully witty and the aesthetically masterful. From the original exhibition the curators have selected nearly of half the works for further touring. Most of these are now housed in individual perspex display boxes suitable for a multitude of venues. The tour begins in Burnie Regional Art Gallery opening on 28 January 2011 after which it will travel to other Tasmania regional centres.

Item Details

Item Type:Representation of Original Art
Research Division:Studies in Creative Arts and Writing
Research Group:Visual Arts and Crafts
Research Field:Fine Arts (incl. Sculpture and Painting)
Objective Division:Cultural Understanding
Objective Group:Arts and Leisure
Objective Field:The Creative Arts (incl. Graphics and Craft)
Author:Munday, I (Mr Ian Munday)
ID Code:71317
Year Published:2011
Deposited By:Art (Hobart)
Deposited On:2011-07-14
Last Modified:2011-07-14
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