Bundle of special stuff winner announcement

 

Byrd

Byrd

 

Once old dog Byrd woke up from his afternoon nap today he carefully considered all the competition entries and decided the winner of the Rona Green bundle of special stuff is…

Andrea

Congratulations!

 

Byrd also decided to select a few runners-up who will receive a little consolation prize:

Jaz

Mark Roberts

Rose

Sumi

and

ninjanevy

Congratulations also!

 

Winner and runners-up please contact me by clicking here and let me know where you would like your parcel posted to.

 

Thank you to everyone for making the effort to enter the competition and compose such heart-warming comments.

 


Win a bundle of special stuff!

 

***COMPETITON IS NOW CLOSED***

 

Happy new year to you.

To celebrate the beginning of 2016 it is my pleasure to announce the opportunity for you to win a bundle of special Rona Green stuff including badges, a tea towel AND an original limited edition print!!!

 

Freddie and Rona Green badges

Freddie fiercely guarding a stash of Rona Green badges

 

Jude tea towel by Rona Green and Shane

Jude tea towel by Rona Green, on the right being worn elegantly by Shane

 

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Sergeant at Arms by Rona Green (2010, hand coloured linocut, 21 x 21 cm)

 

How to enter the competition:

1.

You must be a follower of this blog

(An existing or new follower – go to the ‘Follow This Blog’ info at the top right hand corner of this page to sign up)

&

Be one of my mailing list subscribers

(An existing or new subscriber – click here to join the Rona Green mailing list)

2.

Leave a comment about why you would like to win the bundle of special stuff

(Click on ‘Leave a comment’ at the top of this blog post)

 

Entries close at 12 noon AEDT on Thursday 14 January 2016.

The competition winner will be announced in a blog post that evening.

Good luck!

 

***COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED***

 


Magical

 

Magical exhibition invitation

 

Neospace gallery

 

Magical

14 November – 11 December 2015

Neospace

7 Campbell Street, Collingwood VIC 3066 Australia

An exhibition of printmaking by 47 artists curated by Rona Green

Emma Armstrong-Porter, Louise Blyton, Mirranda Burton, Tom Civil, Michael Cleary, Elizabeth Cole, Leonie Connellan, Paul Compton, Marisa Corral, Graeme Drendel, Michael Fitzgerald, Kate Gorringe-Smith, Rona Green (curator), Andrew Gunnell, Gregory Harrison, Nick Heynsbergh, Jackie Hocking, Ying Huang, Chris Ingham, Shane Jones, Adrian Kellett, Helen Kennedy, Kate Knowles, Peter Lancaster, Nerissa Lea, Nina Magee, Soula Mantalvanos, Terry Matassoni, Cassie May, Aaron McLoughlin, Leonie Oakes, Sharron Okines, Travis Paterson, Jim Pavlidis, Penny Peckham, Cat Poljski, Nada Poljski, Georgina Ross, John Ryrie, Melinda Schawel, Mrs Stamp, Julian Stow, Sophia Szilagyi, Lee Ward, Deborah Williams, Jessi Wong & Dominique Wylestone

 

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Left – right: Michael Fitzgerald, Kate Gorringe-Smith, Rona Green, Andrew Gunnell & Greg Harrison

 

Magical exhibition opening

Foreground left – right: Louise Jennison, Gracia Haby , Deborah Klein, Leonie Connellan and Shane Jones at the opening celebration of Magical at Neospace

 

Exhibition photographs by Tim Gresham. Crowd shot by Rona.

 

You can click this link if you would like to view the Magical exhibition catalogue.

 

 


Inky sights and sounds

 

Here is some info for you about a few group exhibitions my work is included in that you might be interested to check out…

 

Prints by Deborah Klein, Clayton Tremlett and Rona Green included in the exhibition Inking Up

Prints by Deborah Klein, Clayton Tremlett and Rona Green included in the Inking Up exhibition

 

Inking Up

29 August – 18 October 2015

Castlemaine Art Gallery

14 Lyttleton Street, Castlemaine VIC 3450 Australia

Inking up presents the work of three linocut printmakers:  Rona Green, Deborah Klein and Clayton Tremlett (curator) at Castlemaine Art Gallery & Historical Museum.

Inking up is a slang term for getting a tattoo and also the printmaking process of inking a block in preparation for printing onto paper. Both techniques require bold outlines; one using a needle to embed ink under the skin, the other requiring tools to carve out areas that will not catch the ink.

Inking up poses the questions: Why do people get images tattooed on their body? Why do we define ourselves with statements which give an impression of who we are via symbols?

 

Rona Green, Shitehawk, 2015, hand coloured linocut, 76 x 56 cm

Rona Green, Shitehawk, 2015, hand coloured linocut, 76 x 56 cm

 

Auditory Visions

12 September – 24 October 2015

Lismore Regional Gallery

131 Molesworth Street, Lismore NSW 2480 Australia

A group exhibition of prints by G W Bot, Jan Davis, Rona Green, Alexi Keywan, Bruce Latimer, Travis Paterson and Michael Schlitz, and soundscapes by Jay-Dea Lopez (curator).

 

Rona Green, Dirck 'Foo-Foo' De Cock, 2015, hand coloured linocut, 76 x 56 cm

Rona Green, Dirck ‘Foo-Foo’ De Cock, 2015, hand coloured linocut, 76 x 56 cm

 

Auditory Visions is an exhibition where sound and vision meet. Seven printmakers were asked to create two pieces of work with the knowledge that it would be given an auditory companion composed by Jay-Dea Lopez in response to the images. Thus the visual work in Auditory Visions was created with the hum of imagined sounds within the artists’ minds.

You can click here to visit the Auditory Visions website, where you can view all of the artists prints and listen to the accompanying soundscapes by Jay-Dea Lopez that comprise this wonderful show.

 

Rona Green, Brett, 2014, hand coloured linocut, 38 x 28 cm

Rona Green, Brett, 2014, hand coloured linocut, 38 x 28 cm

 

Beastarium

19 September – 22 November 2015

Dubbo Regional Gallery

Western Plains Cultural Centre

76 Wingewarra Street, Dubbo NSW 2830 Australia

A group exhibition of prints by 40 artists exploring the animal in art, curated by Rona Green.

The participating artists are Sue Anderson, Rosalind Atkins, Jazmina Cininas, Paul Compton, Graeme Drendel, Philip Faulks, Angus Fisher, Dianne Fogwell, Kevin Foley, Alex Game, Alex Gillies, Franck Gohier, Janet Goldman, Jackie Gorring, Gracia Haby & Louise Jennison, Robert Hague, Gregory Harrison, Bill Hay, Kyoko Imazu, Sheridan Jones, Michael Kempson, Alexi Keywan, Jenny Kitchener, Deborah Klein, Patrice Mahoney, John Marshall, Aaron McLoughlin, Ros Meeker, Sharron Okines, Janet Parker-Smith, Graeme Peebles, David Rosengrave, John Ryrie, Heather Shimmen, Stephen Spurrier, Kati Thamo, Scott Trevelyan and Deborah Williams.

 

Beastarium: a print exchange folio by 40 artists curated by Rona Green in 2014. Clockwise from bottom right: colophon and prints by Michael Kempson, Deborah Williams, Sue Anderson, Bill Hay, Jazmina Cininas, Rona Green and Stephen Spurrier - Dubbo Regional Gallery Art Collection

Beastarium: a print exchange folio by 40 artists curated by Rona Green. Clockwise from bottom right: colophon and prints by Michael Kempson, Deborah Williams, Sue Anderson, Bill Hay, Jazmina Cininas, Rona Green and Stephen Spurrier – Dubbo Regional Gallery Art Collection

 

 


Rona Green: Chancing Your Arm exhibition at Australian Galleries

 

The opening night of the Chancing Your Arm exhibition at Australian Galleries Melbourne

The opening night of the Chancing Your Arm exhibition at Australian Galleries Melbourne

 

Rona Green

Chancing Your Arm

7 – 26 July 2015

Australian Galleries Melbourne

35 Derby Street, Collingwood, Victoria, Australia

Open 7 days 10am – 6pm

 

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Australian Galleries reception area displaying works by Rona Green

 

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Another view of the Australian Galleries reception area with works by Rona Green

 

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Pencil and ink drawings on paper by Rona Green at the entrance of Australian Galleries

 

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‘Tela’, ‘Curl’ and ‘Bo’ hanging out at Australian Galleries

 

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‘Zulu’ surrounded by his harem of rabbit and cat flash monotypes at the entrance to the main gallery

 

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‘Marty (rhymes with party)’, ‘Dirck De Cock’, ‘Booger Sugar’, ‘Tomas’, ‘King of Punchbowl’ and ‘Brett’ by Rona Green

 

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‘Submission Magician’, ‘Shitehawk vs. Dirck ‘Foo-Foo’ De Cock’, ‘Mr Correct (Hank)’, ‘Maestro’ and ‘SMF’ by Rona Green

 

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View of the exhibition ‘Chancing Your Arm’ by Rona Green at Australian Galleries Melbourne 2015

 

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‘Brett’ and ‘Jacquy’ by Rona Green

 

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‘SMF’, 2015, acrylic on canvas, 152 x 168 cm, and Rona watching his back…

 

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A view of the exhibition ‘Chancing Your Arm’ and Rona in situ at Australian Galleries Melbourne 2015

 

Photography by Tim Gresham

 

Lord Alan Sugar

Lord Alan Sugar

 

“…you’ve come here to chance your arm, but I’m afraid to say, it’s the end of the road really.” – Lord Alan Sugar

 

 


Chancing Your Arm

 

Rona Green_Chancing Your Arm_exhibition invitation

 

You are most warmly invited to

 

Rona Green

Chancing Your Arm

An exhibition of prints, drawings and paintings

 

Official opening 6pm-8pm Tuesday 7 July 2015

 

Australian Galleries

35 Derby Street

Collingwood VIC 3066 Australia

 

If you would like to view the exhibition catalogue online just click this link.

 

You are also invited to attend an artist talk at 2pm on Saturday 18 July 2015.

I’ll be discussing the work on exhibition and answering any questions you may wish to ask, and there will be goody bags!

 

Exhibition runs until Sunday 26 July 2015

Gallery open 7 days 10am – 6pm

Free entry – all welcome

 

Hope you can see the show!