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Published by artHIVES for the first time on the occasion of the exhibition Moth Song at Rebecca Hossack Gallery, London in January 2012.
Allyson Reynolds | moth song
an interdisciplinary collaboration between visual artist Allyson Reynolds and composer Heinz Riegler.
score for a mineral landscape
12" Black Vinyl recording
100 page full colour hardcover book.
Unique Heinz Riegler drawing
Handcrafted embossed clam-shell soldander box
New artHIVES Publication
Ross Booker | Out from Alice
Ross Booker Out from Alice cover.jpg


Rachael Lee - Evolving Landscapes

Rachael Lee's solo exhibition - Evolving seeks order - opens at Logan Art Gallery (Cnr Wembley Rd and Jacaranda Ave, Logan Central, Qld) on Friday 5 April and continues to 11 May. Rachael examines growth and change in the local natural environment using patterns and repeated organic shapes to form idealised landscapes. To coincide with this show, Rachael will be conducting a free workshop on drypoint etching at the Logan Art Gallery on Wednesday 17 April. As places are limited, bookings commence 19 March by contacting the gallery on 07 3412 5519 or email (

Margaret Genever and Laurel McKenzie - Body Language

Body Languages, an exhibition by Margaret Genever and Laurel McKenzie at ArtRoom@Vivo, Palm Cove, opens 22 March and continues to 21 May 2013. In their third small group exhibition at Vivo, Margaret and Laurel focus on human bodies and the spaces that they occupy. Margaret’s works are drypoint prints that have been inscribed directly from the model onto perspex plates then printed with chine collé in limited editions. The figures, located in the studio environment, are recorded with frank observation and the directness of the drypoint medium.

Robyn Dansie at Jackman Galleries

Robyn Dansie is having an exhibition at Jackman Galleries (60 Inkerman St, St Kilda Vic 3182, Ph: 03 9534 2147, Wed-Sun 11am-6pm). The exhibition runs from March 3rd until April 6th. The focal point of this series is the use of a girl's dress image which explores the use of collage, painting, drawing and found objects in a fun design context. The resultant works rely heavily on the use of whimsy while the multiple layers allow the dress images to dance on the surface.

David Henderson at Villa Mulberry Gallery

David Henderson's exhibition of recent work at Villa Mulberry Gallery (1a Shipley St, South Yarra, Vic) opens on Tuesday 19 March (6-8pm) and runs to 25 March. Subject matter will include urban landscapes painted in Italy and Istanbul, interiors and the nude.

Athene Currie Exhibition at Queensland Cente for Photography

Eastern Face by Athene Currie is currently being exhibited at the Queensland Centre for Photography (Cnr of Cordelia and Russell Streets, South Brisbane). The exhibition are a series of photographs shot in 2010 at George Everest House, a remnant of the British Empire and a building of architectural significance and historical importance used by Sir Everest while completing the Great Trigonometric Survey of India. Athene will be presenting an artists talk at QCP, Sunday 17 March from 1:30pm. The exhibition continues until until 23 March 2013.

Jennifer Long at ART-tique Gallery

Jennifer Long is showing new work at the newly opened ART-tique Gallery (Level 1, 327 George Street, Brisbane, Qld. Ph: 0435 091 278) which is currently featuring work by 9 local artists.

Megan Jones

Megan Jones is currently working on a series of paintings arising from her residency in Greenland in 2012. One of these - Nothing to eat - has been selected for an exhibition in Mosman Art Gallery (Sydney, NSW) which is now on until 10 March.

Des Rolph - VISTAS

Des Rolph's exhibition - VISTAS - is on now at Woolloongabba Art Gallery (613 Stanley St, Woolloongabba,Qld. Ph: (07) 38915551) until 28 March.

Aria Stone's Silence

Paintings from Aria Stone's recent solo exhibition Silence at the Monaro Arts Space in Queanbeyan can still be seen on her website here. The exhibition ran until Saturday 9 March 2013.

Judith Kentish in QUT Triennial

Judith Kentish has been included in Ex post, Queensland University of Technology's inaugural triennial exhibition that surveys the work of past graduates. The exhibition is billed as a tribute to the individual successes of graduates as they move forward to become key figures in contemporary arts practice both nationally and internationally. This year, the exhibition also includes work by Lucy Griggs, Simone Hine, Archie Moore, Sandra Selig and Shaun O'Connor. The exhibition opened on 3 November and continues until 23 December 2012 at QUT art Museum, Gardens Point Campus (next to the City Botanic Gardens) Brisbane, Queensland.

Allyson Reynolds new print

Allyson Reynolds has just released a new limited edition artist print from her Moths series and can been viewed on her website. More artists are embracing the opportunities presented by advances in printing technologies to produce collectable and affordable small edition prints of stunning quality not seen before.

Merry Sparks - Pops Australia

Merry Sparks' latest solo exhibition - Merry Sparks Pops Australia - opens at C Gallery (Shop 13A/23 James Street, Fortitude Valley, Brisbane, Australia. Ph: 07 3852 5069) on 22 November(6.30-9pm) and runs to 30 December.