Drawing & Photography School Holiday Workshops

Birregurra Community Arts Group is very excited to announce that this September we're bringing you two school holiday workshops for your kids and grandkids to enjoy.

https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B5sxRW7wTqiwV1BJWWNkam5jaEkGet in quick as places are strictly limited. Download registration forms here or you can also pick them up from and submit them to Birregurra Community Health Centre. Please make any cheques payable to Birregurra Community Arts Group.

Back by popular demand - Willow Weaving Workshop!

Saturday - August 29th, 10am-3pm!

Deans Marsh Artist Veronica Phillips will hold another 1 day Willow Weaving workshop in the Art room of Birregurra Primary School.
The day kicks off at 10am and should finish around 3pm and other bendy mediums, like wire are also explored.

Numbers are limited, so book in early to avoid disappointment.
Costs for members is $50 and non-members $60.

TO BOOK:  Fill out the registration form and email to birreartsgroup@gmail.com with payment details.
Registration Form

Whilst you will always be invited to let your imagination run wild, the theme underpinning this workshop is all things SPHERICAL.

What to bring - Your sense of fun and a pair of secateurs or wire cutters.

Red Rock Regional Theatre and Gallery ROCKS!

 Here is a snapshot of up and coming August events at the Red Rock Regional Theatre and Gallery.

In the Theatre - 

Melbourne's iconic Theatre Company La Mama returns to Red Rock Regional Carolyn Theatre in Cororooke for a new performance. 
From the Portsea Sailing Club to the Steiner School Fair, from the Aussie BBQ to the angst of Expressionism. 
Come and join the soirée of characters along the way who have asked the question….

How’s Your Acting Going?

Presented by La Mama Mobile and
Coming to Red Rock Regional Theatre and Gallery 
520 Corangamite Lake roadCororooke 


Tickets $25 or $15 Concession at Cowlicks Books Colac, Cororooke Shop or Try Booking http://www.trybooking.com/IJFU 

Phone 0488531637

Written and performed by Louise O’Dwyer Directed by Tim Ratcliffe and Michael Camilleri Image by Jacqueline Mitelman

In the Gallery - 

Corangamarah Art Prize: Conceit’15 

$7500 Acquisitive Art Price 
August 2nd-30th August 2015 Sat/Sun 11am-4pm.
520 Corangamite Lake Road, Cororooke
(8km NW of Colac)

The Corangamarah art prize supports local community through its annual art exhibition held at RRRTAG in Cororoke, Victoria

A $7,500 acquisitive prize will be awarded to a contemporary work of art which has been inspired by a happening or experience from the year preceding.

Opening of exhibition and award presented will be on 1st August 2015 at 7.30 pm
Tickets @ $25 per person through www.trybooking.com or from Cowlicks bookstore in Colac.

Proceeds from opening and sale of artwork will further enhance Corangamarah Residential Aged Care Facility

DAYTRIP - David Bowie Retrospective Thursday 13 August

Arts Group Registration 
When: Thurs 13 August 2015
Where: Leave from Birregurra Station on the 7.40am train
Cost: Full. $35  Conc. $30
(includes ACMI ticket plus light lunch and glass of wine. Train and other expenses to be paid as you go)

PAYMENT DUE BY: Fri 24 July 2015 

Our itinerary also includes an intimate audience with Australian award winning sculptor and artist, Christine Gibson, in her South Yarra home. Christine will give a short talk about her work and share with us her extensive personal art collection.

Christine studied Classical Portraiture in Sculpture in Bucharest under the watch of well-known sculptor, George Turcu.  Having also worked in printmaking, pastel and ceramics, Christine was the 1985 Winner of the Burke Hall Award for Sculpture and the 1982 Winner of Reshid Bey “Portrait of a Sculpture” Award.

About ACMI's Bowie Retrospective

Prepare for unprecedented access to objects from the David Bowie Archive that tell the enthralling story of the boy from Brixton who became an international cultural icon. Featuring over 50 legendary costumes, original stage set designs, handwritten lyric sheets, album artwork, rare film, video and photographs and interviews, the exhibition showcases Bowie’s impact as a performer and screen star.

David Bowie is became the V&A’s fastest-selling exhibition. This once-in-a-lifetime experience is only in Melbourne for a strictly limited season, with limited capacity and with no extensions possible. Avoid the queues and book online; advanced bookings for Friday nights and weekends is recommended. Plus, every ticket buyer receives a free Bowie album thanks to Google Play!

More details from ACMI on this David Bowie Retrospective

 Articles about the exhibition in The Age

For more information, email birreartsgroup@gmail.com