Exhibitions, hands-on art and an incredible art trail. There’s plenty on offer around the Gold Coast and northern NSW for lovers of art. Check these May events out:
From One Arts to CollectivArts
From landscapes to nudes, abstract to classical, The CollectivArts Group show running at One Arts on Isle of Capri is sure to have something to appeal to every audience. Artists Nicholas Broughton, Marie France Rose, Barbara Suttie, Ian Tremewen, Lorraine Abernethy, Susan Skuse and Steve Hillier will have a selection of their best works on display until 24 May.
Mo’s offers up a land of enchantment
Life Drawing Sessions teams up with Mo’s Desert Clubhouse to bring you ‘The Land of Enchantment’: A life drawing salon featuring five life models and the full band from the Ondre Davis Experience. The night will present both roving and still poses over two sessions with an intermission. Proceeds from the night will be donated to Scar Stories Inc., a charity that focuses on fostering positive body image to young adult cancer survivors through creative initiatives. Immerse yourself in art and music on Wednesday 16 May from 6-9pm. BYO materials, all welcome. Tickets $45, purchase at mosdesertclubhouse.com.
MAT18 is Moving On
It’s nearly here! The Murwillumbah Art Trail 2018 (theme: ‘Moving On’) is all set to kick off on 18 May, with pop-up galleries in vacant tenancies throughout town, cocktail parties and socialite gatherings, family picnics and progressive dinners awaiting every kind of art lover. Running until 27 May, there are plenty of opportunities for a visit (or three!). See Facebook or themurwillumbaharttrail.com for full program deets. IMAGE: River Leg Shake by Annie Long.