Flame oil on canvas 198 x 183 cms

A new Dawn for QDOS

Posted 1 April 2021

A new Dawn for QDOS

There is a fresh excitement in the air at QDOS Arts, following the reopening of venues and closed borders. A repaint lifts the spirits and a new year of outstanding activity will delight lovers of fine art, wherever they hale from.

“A REAL TREAT for me was to visit a warehouse, somewhere at the back of Cheltenham, which is a shared space, with the estate of renowned Australian artist ROGER KEMP, the legacy left to his daughter Michel, partner of GRAEME ROWE.
Graeme stores his massive painting there too.” Graeme Wilkie

So Presenting…

GRAEME ROWE with BOUNDARYBEND 21 March – 2 April

OPENING on the 21st March at 3:00pm
Launched by ROBERT DRUMMOND renowned artist, poet and arts educator,
a man well versed in art history and interesting speaker too.

Flame oil on canvas 198 x 183 cms
Flame (oil on canvas 198 x 183 cms)

UP FOR EASTER…

The Long awaited
BUSH THEATRE by ROBERT ASHTON  3rd – 25th April
Opens EASTER Saturday at 3:00pm

I have been photographing the bush around my home for over 40 years, always looking for new ways to engage with its arbitrary and indiscriminate manifestations.
For this series of photographs I built an ultra large format camera to make wetplate collodion images on glass plates.
The complex process of making each plate balances a very considered and meticulous preparation with the serendipity of the moment and the material.
In these images the bush becomes a stage. The backdrop isolates, reveals, conceals and juxtaposes to create a formal visual tension with the surrounding random chaos.RA.

BUSH THEATRE by ROBERT ASHTON
BUSH THEATRE by ROBERT ASHTON

QDOS ECO ART RETREAT

If you have an innate reverence for the ordinary things like forest, stone, wood and long for simplicity with the harmony of the natural world. Or you need a haven for a weary soul in the natural tranquillity of the Otway Ranges with only the music of nature. Qdos Treehouses Eco Art Retreats accommodation is what you need!

QDOS ARTS Retreat
QDOS ARTS Retreats

Book DIRECT & Stay
Call us on 03 52891989 or book online at www.qdosarts.com
And if you find we are booked out please try, La Perouse…Lorne’s ‘Small Hotel by the Sea’

QDOS EATS
For Breakfast or Lunch…we recommend you make a booking
03 52891989

Opening Hours

TFSSM 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

OPEN all public holidays (except Christmas & Boxing Days)

Qdos Fine Arts  Allenvale Road,  Lorne  03 5289 1989  www.qdosarts.com

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