Sun Studio closing ceremony

Sun Studio closing ceremony

Posted by ofay on August 30, 2014 in Art |No Comments

More mint juleps than the Kentucky Derby. 212 played 212 times. Burritos. Red dots. Adios Tactile Arts residency. Next stop, Tent 29 for Castlemaine Festival open studio March 2015.

Pigment tests.

Pigment tests.

Posted by ofay on August 17, 2014 in Art |One Comment

An artist visited my studio on Saturday and I showed him my silvery grey gum bichromate disappointments, as sulky as Yves Klein before his international blue. “Are you doing pigment tests?” He asked. “Ahem, err, huh?” I offered up all my photogram cards, exposure tests really…. Too focused on getting out in the sun and […]

Experimentum – online exhibition

Experimentum – online exhibition

Posted by ofay on August 10, 2014 in Art |No Comments

‘Experimentum, a survey on the effects of solar rays on native plants of the Darwin region in the Northern Territory and their suitability in making anthotype photograms’ was an exhibition held at the Tactile Arts gallery, Darwin Northern Territory Australia from 20 June to 5 July 2014. 50% of all artists sales will be donated […]

Gold

Gold

Posted by ofay on August 6, 2014 in Art |No Comments

There is a lot to love about gold. The way it reflects light. I wrote about Janet Pierce, an Irish artist I met at Banff and her use if Gold leaf (look at earlier entries.) I made a small print using Indian yellow and framed it in a heavy, gold ornate frame. The print is […]