Community Exhibition Wan’din’in Eumundi 17 NOV -10 JAN
Opening: Friday 17 November 6pm ALL WELCOME
Where: Wan’din’in Arts Space, 73 Memorial Drive, Eumundi
When: 17 November 2017 to 10 January 2018
What: Featuring Ceramics, Spoons, Wearable Art, Tree Inspired Images and Sculptures.
Artists include Bec Lindemann, Bill Dorman Corrie Wright, Dallas Sutherland, Gary Field, Jane Welsh, Julie Gardener, Viki Murray, The Bunya Collaboration, Cooroora Institute, Tree Place Community Workshops and Noosa Pengari Steiner School, and many many more from across the Sunshine Coast Community and Beyond.
The Tree Place Community Exhibition at the Wand’in’in Artspace in Eumundi brings together the creative work inspired by trees and the environment. Included are spoon carvers of all levels, including work from well known artists Gary Field and Corrie Wright also a collection from up and coming carvers from Noosa Pengari School. Added to this will be Tree Stories and Mythology from two local ceramicists Jane Welsh and Bec Lindenman, wearable art from Julie Gardner. Images from Dallas Sutherland and Viki Murray, Bunya Inspired Forms from the Bunya Artist Collaboration. A collection of artwork created by the wider community at workshops held around the Sunshine Coast, and one of the other treasures on show, will be a local 200 million year old Pentaxylon fossilised tree.
The Beauty of this work, is the diversity and stories that keep evolving as Tree Place grows, the collaborations of people and the networks of community that are spreading. The workshops have been a way to give people creative tools to inspire them to learn more about plants, seasons, habitiats and notice what is happening around them.