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Archive for July, 2012

Look To the Sky and Consider the Light Between the Space

Sometimes our lives are so hectic that we forget to look up at the sky and contemplate the marvels our world has to offer.

Coming up for South Australian Living Artists (SALA) Festival is a multimedia exhibition showcasing skyscape instillation integrating digital photography, time-lapse video and music composition, utilising the state-of-the-art equipment of Bang & Olufsen.

Derek Crozier, Michael Jenkins and Natasha Lee are the artists and organisers of the exhibition, The Light Between the Space.

Jennie Lenman speaks to Michael and Natasha about it.

Head to SALA for more information.

Broadcast 28 July 2012

Prolific South Australian Artist, Remembered: Ivor Hele

Sir Ivor Henry Thomas Hele was a prolific South Australian artist of the last century. He completed more commissioned works than any other Australian artist in the history of Australian art.

This year marks the centenary of his birth and in honour of his achievements Carrick Hill is presenting a selection of his works profiling this important South Australian artist and teacher.

Joining Jennie Lenman is Richard Heathcote, director and curator of Carrick Hill, and Hugo Shaw, Adelaide artist, caricaturist and art teacher to talk about this highly respected artist.

To find out more, go to the Carrick Hill page.

Broadcast 28 July 2012

A Universe of Small Truths: Interview with Julie Henderson

A Universe of Small Truths is an exhibition at the Australian Experimental Art Foundation showcasing the works of established artist, Julie Henderson.

Julie is a doctor of Visual Art Practice and is lecturer in sculpture and installation at the University of South Australia.

Julie speaks to Jennie Lenman about how she has used the space to create a field of objects and what they mean to her.

Broadcast 28 July 2012.

In Our Minds They Begin: Interview with Emmaline Zanelli

down from the sun
up from the ground
on land and in sea
domesticated or free
fur & fins
scales & skins
alive the world over,
but in our minds they begin.

-Emmaline Zanelli

Young local artist Emmaline Zaneli has been impressing art critics, artists and art enthusiasts, with her otherworldly characters and beautiful intricate linework.

After being a part of a number of group exhibitions, Emaline is putting on her first solo exhibition at Espionage Gallery called Animalia.

She speaks to Jennie Lenman about her work and what she has planned for her first solo exhibition.

Head to the Espionage page for more details.

Broadcast 28 July 2012

Microbiology and Art: A Winning Combination

The prestigious Waterhouse Natural History Art Prize Awards just graced Australia in its tenth year. The Waterhouse celebrates our intricate and complex global biodiversity and encourages excellence in natural history art.

The winner of the Youth category this year is a South Australian by the name of Zoe Woods. Zoe is a graduate in Arts and Glass Specialisation at UniSA. She speaks to Jennie Lenman about her piece, her interest in microbiology and her artistic process.

To find out more, head to the Waterhouse webpage.

Broadcast 28 July 2012


SCALA: Joseph Moore

Every week SCALA brings an Original Music Showcase to Independent Arts Space, Higher Ground.

One of the artists performing this week is singer/songwriter, Joseph Moore, who writes and performs moving and poignant alternative music with voice and guitar.

Joseph speaks to Jennie Lenman about his creative process, how musicians have influenced his work and he performs On a Barrell, and Alexandra.

To find out more, head to SCALA.

Broadcast 28 July 2012

Some of Her Lovin’: Deni Hines Plays Dusty

Two of Australia’s leading singers will be at Her Majesty’s Theatre tonight (28 July 2012) paying tribute to the great Dusty Springfield and you may have seen them both in the musical dusty a year of two ago on a national tour.

They are Monique Montez and Deni Hines.  Ewart Shaw  speaks to Deni and asks  when she was first aware of Dusty Springfield.

Broadcast 28 July 2012