Peter Lamont, director of Handmade Films (Australia) works tirelessly on films for the arts industry. Theo and Soula first met Peter when he approached Soula wanting to make an art film. What resulted was The Hurting Strings – An Artist's Story of Pain, a documentary that ended up winning Peter various awards and helped create huge awareness for chronic pain globally. Currently Peter is not only nearing the completion of the Streeton Prints documentary, [...]
How did this exhibition come to fruition? After successfully restoring 11 of 12 plates and realising we would be able to edition Sir Arthur’s prints, the artist’s grandson William Streeton asked if there was any way the opportunity could transform into something more for QG&W. William was impressed with our dedication to print and arts education and wanted to offer even more support. He asked if we could give him a wish list to which [...]
A huge thank you to The Weekend Australian Magazine for featuring Into The Light, the Sir Arthur Streeton story about the posthumous prints QG&W is editioning. QG&W are closely collaborating with the Streeton family and together, planning Streeton Prints an exhibition with associated events that celebrate the never before publicised set of prints for March/April 2017. Together our aim is to demonstrate the legacy and influence an artist such as Sir Arthur Streeton leaves behind. [...]
Words - Suzie Coffey, photos - Mitch Bear FROM HIGHLY SOUGHT AFTER ARTISTS TO EMERGING TALENTS AND STUDENTS, A NEWLY OPENED GALLERY IN QUEENSCLIFF IS BRINGING THE CREATIVE PROCESS — AS WELL AS THE FINISHED PRODUCT — TO THE PEOPLE, WRITES SUZIE COFFEY Read the full article (pdf) View Our Place magazine online Thank you Geelong Advertiser.
We were ecstatic that a Queenscliff and Bellarine special was filmed by Channel 9's travel show, Postcards. It was our pleasure to host the Postcards team and an extra privilege for QG&W that Andrew Gunnell got the chance to run through the basics of linocut with Rebecca especially for the show. The episode of Postcards will air February 21 on Channel 9. Work on the wall from left to right: Facing wall: Keren Zorn, Anita [...]
Thank you to the Geelong Advertiser's Margaret Linley and Cormac Hanrahan View the pdf Article text about Queenscliff Gallery & Workshop (QG&W) State of the Art Queenscliff is fast earning itself a reputation as an art destination. As another gallery opens its doors, Margaret Linley takes a look at what’s going on in the seaside hamlet. Accident was chance for owners to remake lives CREATIVES Theo and Soula Mantalvanos lived [...]