Selected for the group exhibition ION: In Our Nature

Melanie Dare has been selected for the group exhibition called ION: In Our Nature at Lost Eden Creative which will be the first show for 2020. Artists: Tony Windberg, Jo Darvall, Peter Usher, Gregory Pryor, Melanie Dare, Geoffrey Wake, Peter Kovacsy, Tony Davis

Invitation: Open Studios/Fabric of Us Residency

Saturday, August 3, 2019 at 12 PM – 3 PM Midland Junction Arts Centre, 276 Great Eastern Hwy, Midland, West Australia Melanie Dare and Claire Bushby have been working at Midland Junction Arts Centre to develop a collaborative working methodology that explores the commonalities between

Artist Talk: Bunbury Biennale 2019 Part 2

Bunbury Biennale 2019 Artist Talks | Part Two | June 29 Saturday 29th June 2pm - 4pm Melanie Dare | Annette Peterson | Carly Lynch | Stuart Elliot | Helen Seiver A fantastic opportunity to explore the Bunbury Biennale 2019 – a showcase of some of the

The Fabric of Us Residency

ARTISTS IN RESIDENCE MELANIE DARE & CLAIRE BUSHBY | THE FABRIC OF US 21st June to 9th August 2019 Midland Junction Arts Centre, 1276 Great Eastern Highway, Midland, Australia. The artists Melanie Dare and Claire Bushby will work collaboratively to explore the commonalities between their working processes, focusing on

Artworks for Continuity and Change, Future exhibition

MELANIE DARE & MADELEINE BEECH collaborated during the first half of 2019. Exhibiting the outcome in the group exhibition Continuity and Change, Future at Mundaring Art Centre opening 25 May 2019. Melanie Dare and Madeleine Beech started their collaboration discussing pillars from a neighbour’s

Artwork for Bunbury Biennale 2019

The starting point for her current work began 2013 in the Czech Republic when the artist revisited her mother’s homeland. This particular artwork “Remembering” is heavily influenced by her participation last year in a Finnish residency at Arteles Creative Center called Silence Awareness Existence. Dare is

Invitation: Continuity and Change, Future

MUNDARING ARTS CENTRE CELEBRATES 40 YEARSOPENING FRI 24 MAY 7PM - 8.30PM RUNS FROM 25 MAY – 7 JULY 2019 Mundaring Arts Centre is celebrating 40 years of operation with two new exhibitions. The exhibitions reflect

Invitation: Bunbury Biennale 2019

You are invited to the prestigious Bunbury Biennale 2019, an exhibition showcasing the best of contemporary art from around Western Australia. Held every two years, this exhibition occupies the two largest exhibition spaces at the Bunbury Regional Art Gallery. This year, 34 emerging and established artists

Selected to be one of the Mentors for the Continuity and Change, Future project

Pairing emerging artists with established creatives who have been part of Mundaring Arts Centre’s journey, Continuity and Change; Future celebrated 40 years of nurturing creative potential. Twenty exhibiting artists have shared practice and the creative journey to create new collaborative and individual works informed by