Posted: 14 October 2014 Filed under: Exhibitions, Inspiration, Rona | Tags: Abbotsford Convent, art, Australian Galleries, drawing, painting, printmaking, Rona Green, works on paper
A while back I was visited at my Abbotsford Convent studio by Kate Logan from The Learning Connexion.
The purpose of Kate’s visit was to produce a documentary about my art practice as a resource for The Learning Connexion students.
Here is a link to the finished film for your interest -
And for your enjoyment here are some Girls On Film…
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Posted: 15 September 2014 Filed under: Exhibitions | Tags: Abbotsford Convent, art, exhibition, Near Neighbours, printmaking, Rona Green, St Heliers Street Gallery
Near Neighbours is an exhibition of printmaking by ten artists from Australia and New Zealand, curated by myself (Rona Green) and Paulette Robinson, Director of Solander Gallery in Wellington, NZ.
Near Neighbours at St Heliers Street Gallery, Abbotsford Convent with hand coloured linocuts by Rona Green in the background (Photography by Jessika K)
Abbotsford Convent, Melbourne, Australia (Photography by Jessika K)
Near Neighbours is on now at:
St Heliers Street Gallery
1 St Heliers Street, Abbotsford, VIC 3067
Open 7 days, 9am – 5pm
The exhibition runs until 5pm Sunday 28 September 2014.
After the Melbourne leg Near Neighbours will travel to Solander Gallery in Wellington, New Zealand, from 29 October – 26 November 2014.
Near Neighbours at St Heliers Street Gallery – left to right: prints by Deborah Klein, John Callaghan, John Ryrie, and Alexis Neal (Photography by Tim Gresham)
Near Neighbours at St Heliers Street Gallery – left to right: prints by Alex Milsom, Deborah Klein, Deborah Williams, and Jo Ogier (Photography by Tim Gresham)
Near Neighbours at St Heliers Street Gallery – left to right: prints by Jo Ogier, Michael Kempson, and Catherine Macdonald (Photography by Tim Gresham)
Near Neighbours at St Heliers Street Gallery – left to right: prints by Rona Green, Alex Milsom, and Deborah Klein (Photography by Tim Gresham)
The exhibiting artists are:
Director of Solander Gallery NZ, Paulette Robinson, chatting in front of intaglio prints by Michael Kempson (Photography by Jessika K)
Jo Ogier talking about her woodcut print ‘Target’ with a fan (Photography by Jessika K)
Artist Catherine Macdonald at the Near Neighbours exhibition opening (Photography by Jessika K)
John Ryrie standing by his relief prints (Photography by Jessika K)
Director of Solander Gallery NZ, Vincent Drane, discussing mezzotints by Alex Milsom (Photography by Jessika K)
Artist John Callaghan admiring intaglio prints by Deborah Williams (Photography by Jessika K)
Deborah Klein with her hand coloured linocut prints in the background (Photography by Jessika K)
Woodcut prints by John Callaghan featuring in Near Neighbours at St Heliers Street Gallery (Photography by Jessika K)
If you are keen on visiting Near Neighbours, and would enjoy the chance to chat with me about the prints on show, I will be at St Heliers Street Gallery on the last day of the exhibition, Sunday 28 September, from 3pm to 5pm – there will be jelly beans!
Posted: 9 April 2014 Filed under: Exhibitions, Rona | Tags: art, Australian Galleries, exhibition, linocut, Melbourne, printmaking, rabbit, Rona Green
A kooky bespectacled rabbit named Vilém The Villain (by yours truly), on exhibition as part of the supersized group show ‘One of each’ at Australian Galleries, Melbourne, until Sunday 4 May 2014.
Posted: 15 February 2014 Filed under: Exhibitions | Tags: art fair, linocut prints, Royal Exhibition Building, Supergraph, works on paper
Entrance to Supergraph at the Royal Exhibition Building in Carlton
Contemporary Graphic Art Fair
Royal Exhibition Building
8 Nicholson Street, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
10am-10pm Saturday 15 & 10am-5pm Sunday 16 February 2014
Visit the Supergraph website for further information.
Rona’s hand coloured linocuts, Vilem the Villain and Lazer, on exhibition as part of Supergraph Picks
Interior of the Royal Exhibition Building
Prints by Pearl Law on display in the Supergraph Salon
Illustrations by Melanie Webb on show in the Supergraph Salon
Work by David Frazer on view plus his portable printing press
Checking out the scene at Supergraph
Souvenir Supergraph booklet
Check out all the Supergraph activity via Facebook and Instagram.
Posted: 1 January 2014 Filed under: Uncategorized
“Whatever you can do or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, magic, and power in it.”
- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749-1842)
Jaspre, 2013, linocut and hand colouring by Rona Green
Posted: 9 October 2013 Filed under: Exhibitions, Rona | Tags: art, Deborah Klein, exhibition, Filomena Coppola, Heather Shimmen, Maroondah Art Gallery, Paul Compton, Rona Green, Wonder Room
Art lovers are invited to visit Wonder Room, a group exhibition of work by Rona Green, Paul Compton, Filomena Coppola, Deborah Klein and Heather Shimmen, at Maroondah Art Gallery from 17 October – 30 November 2013.
Rona Green, The Doctor I: Vortis, 2010, mixed media, 30 x 39 x 5 cm
Rona Green, Booger Sugar, 2013, acrylic on canvas, 97 x 87 cm
Please click here if you would like to view the Wonder Room online exhibition catalogue – enjoy!