Contemporary Arts Practice - Asher Milgate and Laura Jones
The Gallery is dedicated to showcasing Australian contemporary arts practice, creating opportunities for contemporary artists to connect with our regional audiences and vice versa.
Our Artist in Residence program connects our community with visiting artists. Both Asher Milgate and Laura Jones were 2019 Artists in Residence. These Sydney based artists spent time in our area drawing inspiration to create work for exhibitions in 2020.
Laura Jones is an artist from Sydney, well known for her still life paintings of flowers. Laura has a Bachelor of Arts, Asian Studies from the University of Sydney, a Master of Art from the College of Fine Arts University of New South Wales and was an Archibald Prize 2019 finalist.
Milgate has been exhibiting regularly over the last decade, having solo and group exhibitions in regional NSW and Sydney. Asher has been a finalist in the Sydney Art and About, International Photography Awards (IPA), Black & White Spider Awards and Incinerator Award for his video works. He has also been published in The Guardian, The Big Issue, IMbd, SBS, NITV, ABC’s Awaye. His work is held in private collections all over the world.
Friday 6 March, 6pm
SUGGESTED EDUCATION ACTIVITIES
• ARTISTS IN CONVERSATION, Saturday 7 March, 11am
A free opportunity to meet these artists, learn about their current practice and get insights about their current exhibitions.
To book your education excursion and to plan your visit to the Glasshouse please click here.