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Visarts Summary to 12th May

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By Bridget Blair


Visarts summary to the 12th of May 2019


Kia ora all,

Well - the olympics of the art-world has once again opened this weekend the winning exhibit by Lithuanian artists taking out the Golden Lion at the Venice Biennale 2019 - preaching to the converted (review from the Guardian) here is a clip from Al Jazeera. 


Stunning Group Exhibition Celebrates the Beauty of Motherhood - last month, thought I’d add this in to celebrate Mother’s Day!


Coming Up / Jobs:

24th May closing - Whakatane High School photography and another art subject to senior level, full time, permanent position. 

12th of June STEAM Workshop: Christchurch 

Wednesday 10 July 2019:DA Design Sampler Conversations for Teachers - 

SCAPE CHCH - ACTIVATE 2019 Invitation to Participate


Primary Art

Making Shapes Dance - Language and Visual Arts


Junior secondary / Design

Day of the Dead - if you teach this check out this excellent contextual presentation 

Found object illustration - Meni Chatzipanagiotou is a good artist model, here is more work of hers on Beahnce


Links of interest:

Auckland Art Fair

The real story behind the infamous Tiananmen Square ‘Tank Man’ photo.BBC Live on Facebook

Creative Commons Creates Search Engine with Over 300 Million Free Images


Threads this week:

Wendy wanted help with L2 and L3 Design Artist models - thanks for the generosity of those who shared Pinterest boards etc.

Malcolm wondered who is teaching Kowhaiwhai in programs

1.5 Tattooing - the standard that keeps on giving!

Printmaking press repairs in Christchurch

drawing/art apps - for iPads


Kia pai tō wiki 

Bridget Blair

Arts Online Community Facilitator - Visartsnet​


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