Prawn (2016). Courtesy of the artist.
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Fantastic Creatures: A Dollar Store Galore with Gerwyn Davies

Costume and Photography - Made by Hand - Sunshine Coast Art Prize Workshop

Guided by Sydney-based artist, Gerwyn Davies, participants will construct a fantastic costumed mask or creature using readymade and everyday objects before acting out their creation for their own photographic portrait. 

The workshops explore the performative power of the selfie and the playful potentials of materials and masks.

Location Date and Time Cost Registration
Caloundra Regional Gallery
Tuesday 27 August, 10.00-11.30am $31 Register
Caloundra Regional Gallery
Tuesday 27 August, 12.30-2.00pm
$31
Register
Caloundra Regional Gallery
Tuesday 27 August, 2.30-4.00pm
$31
Register

Registration essential. All materials will be provided.

Gerwyn Davies is a photographic artist and costume maker currently based in Sydney Australia where he is undertaking his PhD exploring the intersection of camp aesthetics and materiality and photographic self-portraiture at the University of New South Wales (Art and Design). Gerwyn completed his undergraduate studies at the Queensland College of Art and has been a member of academic staff lecturing at both Griffith University and University of New South Wales teaching across photomedia.

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