The Highlands is known for the strength and creativity of its artistic community. Practitioners of all levels, from national icons to enthusiastic amateurs, come to the area for the cool air, natural beauty and lifestyle which combine to provide an inspirational environment in which to create. The region supports a vibrant Arts/Culture ethos that is reflcted in the wealth of events, performances, exhibitions and festivals that occur
through every season, all year. As a dedicated Arts & Culture site for the Southern Highlands, ARTSfie is both a teaser for the spectacular creative offerings of the region, and a calendar of events for various cultural happenings during the year. We trust that you enjoy what you see and look forward to meeting you here in the
November is Southern Highlands ARTS Trail time! Visual artists across the Highlands open their studio doors for visitors to explore their creative habitats and purchase works direct from the maker. Exhibiting artists range from full-time professionals to emerging artists across genres including painting, ceramics, jewellery, woodwork, photography, sculpture and printmaking. Many of our galleries also participate with Trail-specific exhibitions.
2020 Map and Trail PDFs will be available for download in late October.
THERE IS A HAMONY BETWEEN NATURE AND PRACTICALITY IN HIROE’S WORK
Hiroe Swen’s pottery is functional, her artwork gives a simple feeling of ‘Kokorozukai’ or consideration for others.
A NEW EXHIBITION AT THE SHAC
‘I’m getting darker, moodier and more monochrome. I perceive beauty in the subdued and the unseen.’
WHITEWALL ART PROJECTS IS AN INITIATIVE TO PROVIDE CAREFULLY CURATED ART PIECES AND COLLECTIONS TO THE PRIVATE AND COMMERCIAL MARKETS.
Whitewall Art Projects is preparing to bring a new experience in Contemporary Art and related events to the Southern Highlands in its new permanent space in Berrima.
IN THE FIVE YEARS SINCE ITS CREATION IT HAS BECOME WIDELY RECOGNISED AS ONE OF THE FINEST COMMUNITY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRAS IN NEW SOUTH WALES
The SHSO performs four concert series a year in the Bowral Memorial Hall
WINGECARRIBEE SHIRE COUNCIL ‘S COMMUNITY ART GALLERY
Paint your portrait!
SUPPORT FOR CREATIVES IN A TIME OF LOCKDOWN AND FREAKOUT!
Check out these opportunities for you and your family to keep learning and creating!
THE SHAC WEATHERS THE STORM ONLINE.
ARTSfile is pleased to share the work of The SHAC Online Gallery.