Tuesday, 7 February 2012
Sunday, 5 February 2012
After a six month incubation period, the Next On Now Art Blast is almost upon us! Next On Now will culminate in a weekend long arts festival, the Next on Now Art Blast from 24th to 26th February. Showcasing seven artists throughout Bendigo in a variety of mediums.
The Art Blast features seven installations with works by artists Leonie Kelsall, Tom Pender, Kelly Robson, Christine Sayer, Katie Sfetkidis, Isobelle Sirianni, Amy Turton and Rick Whateley. You can meet the artists and learn more about their journey at the Next on Now Art Blast launch on Tuesday 7th February, 5-6:30pm at El Gordo Café, Chancery Lane, Bendigo.
The Art Blast opens on Friday 24th February from 6pm-8pm upstairs at Viewpoint Handmade Gallery, 13 View Point, Bendigo and runs through Saturday and Sunday. A weekend pass to the Art Blast costs $10 and provides you with a program containing locations map, cultural notes and admission to all installations and performances. Passes are available from the Capital Theatre Box Office at 50 View Street, Bendigo or telephone 03 5434 6100. For more information about Next on Now visit the artists’ blog at www.nextonnow.com.
This will also be the first chance for the public to catch a glimpse of View Point Handmade Gallery's upstairs exhibition and workshop space - don't miss the opportunity to see what Central Victoria has to offer!