Archive for October 2009

Art exhibitions opening this week – between worlds & empty rooms

The following art exhibitions, opening this week, will transform your perceptions of empty spaces and take you ‘between worlds’. Polixeni Papapetrou Between Worlds Nellie Castan Gallery Opening night Thursday October 29, 6-8pm Exhibition dates October 29 – November 21, 2009 “Within sumptuous landscapes by mountains and seas, an uncanny performance unsettles our ease. From the…

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Photographic exhibition just in time for Halloween!

The Colour Factory would like to thank everyone who attended the grand opening of its gallery last Thursday. It was a wonderful evening and very exciting to see over 150 people in our new gallery space! Here a few pics from Gerard O’Connor and Marc Wasiak’s opening, early on in the evening. Digital photography seminar…

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Y3K photographic exhibition

Y3K Misha Hollenbach Indispensible Duties Opening Saturday October 17, 4 – 6pm Exhibition runs October 17 until November 7, 2009 Misha Hollenbach, makes up one half of ‘Perks and Mini’, along with his wife Shauna. According to someday-store.com: “Perks and Mini fell in love in a world called Shitland, and neither of them felt like…

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Grand opening of the Colour Factory Gallery this Thursday!

Colour Factory Gallery Grand Opening presents Gerard O’Connor & Marc Wasiak Opening night Thursday October 15, 6–8pm Exhibition runs October 15 until November 12, 2009 The Colour Factory has some very exciting news! On October 15 we will be celebrating the opening of our NEW GALLERY SPACE! We invite you to come along this Thursday…

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Information for artists and collectors: Archival quality of your works

Most photographic artists are interested in their work being collectable and withstanding the test of time. However, as most of you are probably aware, there are different levels of archival quality among printing materials, chemistry and inks. Saving $50 on materials now may mean a loss of 60 years viewing down the track! How does…

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Want to create compelling prints from digital files?

Do wish you could have ultimate control over Photoshop’s most advanced features to produce compelling prints from your digital files? Well, we have got the workshop for you! The Colour Factory, in coordination with photographer Tim Handfield is running the Creating Photoshop Masters (Intermediate) digital workshop on October 31. This workshop provides a step-by-step introduction…

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The Grand Opening of the new Colour Factory Gallery!

The Colour Factory has some very exciting news! On October 15 we will be celebrating the opening of our NEW GALLERY SPACE! The gallery is located onsite at the Colour Factory, in the arts precinct of Fitzroy. We invite you to come along to the grand opening of the Colour Factory Gallery from 6 -8pm.…

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Photographic studio for hire!

Gorker Gallery has opened a photographic studio for hire, next to their gallery in Fitzroy with excellent rates! Gorker is just down the street from the Colour Factory. Check out the website for details. Sustainable Fusion Reactions, part of the ‘Eco Living Festival’ Arts Academy Ballarat 14 -23 October 2009 Curated by Jill Orr with…

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