Exploring Identity: Ned, Koala & Me.

Published by: Kathie Najar | 22-Dec-2016
An exhibition of artworks by Rosie Deacon and Liam Benson - Curated by The Young Creators
Venue: Art Space on The Concourse
Address: 409 Victoria Ave Chatswood
Date: 11 January to 11 February 2017
Time: 10am - 4pm Wednesday to Sunday
Web: https://www.willoughby.nsw.gov.au/EventDetails.aspx?PageID=1892&eventid=4364
An exhibition of artworks by Rosie Deacon and Liam Benson celebrating and challenging notions of Australian identity. The exhibition has been curated as part of Council's The Young Creators program that engages local high school students in all aspects of curating an exhibition. The 2017 Young Creators are Rosie Adams, Patrick Howe, Andrew Jackson, Alexander McLarty and Natasha Seeto

The Young Creators present an exhibition and workshop program designed to engage, entertain and creatively inspire all ages. Experience the exhibition and get hands on with the fun workshops for pre-schoolers to adults.


Magical Stick Creatures with Angela van Boxtel
10am "“ 12pm, Saturday 21 January
Age: 7 years to adult
Cost: $10 per person, pay on arrival.
Create magical stick creatures with natural materials and scrap fabric & wool. This fun workshop is suitable for the whole family to get creative.
Bookings essential: www.willoughby.nsw.gov.au

Whatta-Hoot Candy-Suit Tutti-Fruit Costume Making
11am "“ 1pm Friday 13 January
Age: 5 plus
Cost: $10 per person pay on the day, bookings essential

Explore materials, movement, craft, colour, party and performance by making your own wearable art piece, inspired by fruit, lollies and the art of Rosie Deacon. Bookings essential: www.willoughby.nsw.gov.au
Contact: Kathie Najar 0401 638 501 kathie.najar@willoughby.nsw.gov.au
Image credits: Rosie Deacon, FUN FOAM FANTASTICAL FABULOUS FUN (detail), 2015.
Photo credits: Zan Wimberley

A Council curated exhibition.
The Young Creators is part of The Chatswood Family Festival 2017.

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