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2019 South East Road Trip

Friday 12 April - Sunday 14 April

Adelaide • Goolwa • Naracoorte • Mt Gambier • Millicent • Bordertown • Tailem Bend • Murray Bridge • Adelaide

RGASA Road Trippers at the opening of Robyn Stacey Ray of Light, Murray Bridge Regional Art Gallery. Left to right – Barry Wright, Lauren Mustillo, Maureen Wright, Kirsty Hage, Alex Cleland, Ursula Halpin, Julie Buderick, Leonie Enman, Lisa Smedley, Jo May, Paul Horne, Eleanor Scicchitano, Anne Gonaus, Fulvia Mantelli.

RGASA members travelled through the SE of South Australia for three days of exhibition openings,

floor talks, hands on professional development sessions, expert talks, public art walks,

plus the rare opportunity for an extended natter, catch up, chinwag, gossip and mutual support sessions.  

Program

Friday 12 April

8:30am: Bus departs JamFactory, 19 Morphett St Adelaide

(please arrive by 8:15am)

10am: Behind the Scenes with artist Robyn Stacey and the Camera Obscura

(in situ in Goolwa with curator Alice Clanachan (AGSA) and the artist)

11:40am: Kunyi June Anne McInerney: My Paintings Speak for Me 

+ floor talk by Lauren Mustillo, Country Arts SA Touring

(South Coast Regional Art Centre, Goolwa)

12:15pm: Lunch hosted by AGSA and Country Arts SA 

Exhibitions: Submerged: Stories of Australian Shipwrecks (National Maritime Museum)

and Colours of Light: Marek Herburt

(Signal Point Gallery, Goolwa)

12:45pm: Bus to Coonalpyn

(Background info here)

2:40pm: Creating Coonalpyn public art tour

3:10pm: Bus to Naracoorte


6pm: Official opening of IBIS Rising Art Prize

(Naracoorte Art Gallery)

8pm: Dinner 

(William Macintosh Motor Lodge, Naracoorte)

Overnight at William Macintosh Motor Lodge, Naracoorte

20 Stewart Tce, Naracoorte

Saturday 13 April


9am: Bus to Mt Gambier and coffee stop

10:15am: Prosthetic Reality + floor talk/VR demo by Melissa Horton  & Serena Wong + Main Corner tour

(Riddoch Art Gallery, Mt Gambier)

12noon: Bus to Millicent

12:35pm: Lunch provided by Millicent Gallery

SAlt (SA Living Textiles) + meet the artists

(Millicent Gallery)

2pm: Bus to Bordertown


4p
m: Jane Skeer Twine + talk by Director Naomi Fallon:"The Quilty Factor"

(Walkway Gallery, Bordertown)

7pm: Dinner

After dinner speaker, Eleanor Scicchitano:

musings on community engagement from her Regional UK Gallery tour 

(Woolshed Inn, Bordertown)

Overnight at Bordertown Motel, Bordertown

25 Dukes Highway, Bordertown

Sunday 13 April

9am: Bus to Tailem Bend


11am: Why Tintinara? History Festival exhibition + gallery tour

(Coorong Gallery, Tailem Bend)

12:00noon: Bus to Murray Bridge

12:30pm: Lunch in Murray Bridge and optional Sixth St public art walk (Watermark)

2
pm: Opening of Robyn Stacey: Ray of Light by AGSA Director Rhana Devenport 

+ floor talk by Robyn Stacey + PD installation session with curator Alice Clanachan

(Murray Bridge Regional Art Gallery)  

Bus returns to Adelaide (time approx 5:30pm TBC)