Jazz at the Gallery - 4Stroke - Thursday 20th Sept

4Stroke comes to the Burnie Regional Art Gallery on the 20th Sept. 4Stroke draws on the best Jazz musicians from Tasmania’s North & North West Coast. Peter Waddle on Bass, Bruce Innocent on Drums, Jason Whatley on Piano, Phil Pitcher on Tenor, and all the way from New York City, Marshall Nichols on the Trumpet. Tickets $15. Door Sales from 7pm. Start time - 7.30pm. Refreshments available.

Source: http://www.burniearts.net/Art-Gallery

Ikebana Workshop with Susie Solomon - 17th November

Burnie Arts Council Inc will be hosting an Ikebana Workshop with tutor Susie Solomon, from Sydney, on the 17th November at the Burnie Regional Art Gallery. Susie specialises in the Sogetsu style of Ikebana. Sogetsu promotes the idea that Ikebana is not difficult and can be practised by anyone, encouraging individual creativity and imagination. Enrol via the IKEBANA WORKSHOP tab (download Registration Form). Places are limited! Cost $58. Date: 17th November. Time: 2pm - 5pm. Contact - Lyndal Thorne 0438 313 045 or email paperonskin@gmail.com

Source: http://www.ikebanahq.org/sogetsu.php

The Place of Art in the Art of Place. Monday - 22nd October

This event, part of Burnie Shines 2018, is a discussion and a 'provocation'. It will mark Burnie Arts Council's 70th Birthday! Hear an expert panel explore the arts in our region and their contribution to our economic, cultural and social life. Speakers:
Saul Eslake – independent economist and Vice-Chancellor’s Fellow, University of Tasmania.
Professor Kate Darian-Smith - Executive Dean and Pro Vice Chancellor College of Arts, Law and Education, University of Tasmania
Lindy Hume – Artistic Director,Ten Days on the Island and author “Restless Giant: changing cultural value in regional Australia”
Vic McEwan – contemporary artist and Artistic Director, The Cad Factory.

Audience interaction and questions welcomed!
Burnie Arts & Function Centre @ 4:00 to 7:00pm
Cost: Free
Book @ http://www.burniearts.net/Home
Mon 22 Oct

Source: http://tendays.org.au/announcing-ten-days-...

'paper on skin' Award Winners Announced

The paper on skin Gala Parade and Award evening was a stunning display of colour, creativity and masterful use of Burnie's signature element, paper. Awards are as follows: $5000 Betta Milk Major Award: Svenja 'Lichen Morphology'. $1500 Friends of the Regional Gallery Runner Up Award: Polly Crowden 'Adira of Aberlone'. $500 Cocoon Design Public Vote Award, Cynthia Hawkins, 'Empress at Forbidden City'. Image: Grant Wells Photo. Svenja - 'Lichen Morphology'

Source: https://www.theadvocate.com.au/story/54718...

Diary Contributions Welcome

Burnie Arts Council Inc are happy to share upcoming arts events on this page. If you have an image or web-link they can also be included in the post. Send items to paperonskin@gmail.com or call Lyndal Thorne on 0438 313 045. Selected items can also be shared on our Facebook page, with the contributors permission.

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