APOMAWISH

From Fri 1 October 2021
Until Sat 19 February 2022
Hawthorn Arts Centre

360 Burwood Road
Hawthorn VIC 3122

Free
10/01/2021 10:00am 02/19/2022 4:00pm APOMAWISH A pom. A wish. An APOMAWISH. We have a fun, bright, pompom inspired art installation by Rachel Burke (@imakestagram) and the Boroondara community on display at Hawthorn Arts Centre. Over recent months, Rachel along with members of the Boroondara community have created hundreds of pompoms and shared a wish for the future. All are welcome to come and see the sea of beautiful APOMAWISHES on display. If you feel inspired, materials are available to make your very own pompom and a wish, to be included in the installation. For those who prefer to get creative at home, step-by-step instructions and a template are available for you to follow along. All you need is some yarn and simple craft-making tools. For more information, visit Make an APOMAWISH activity page. This project was part of the 2021 Craft Contemporary satellite program proudly hosted by Boroondara Arts. About the artist Rachel Burke is a practicing multidisciplinary artist, designer, and author based in Brisbane, Australia. Known for her vibrant, tactile designs and iconic tinsel creations, her work is inspired by a love for naive craft materials and transforming the mundane into the magical. Rachel has exhibited her work in gallery spaces across Australia, including Saint Cloche Gallery, Hamer Hall, The Australian Centre of the Moving image, Enough Space, GAFFA, and the Redlands Art Gallery. , City of Boroondara [email protected] Australia/Melbourne public

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A pom. A wish. An APOMAWISH.

We have a fun, bright, pompom inspired art installation by Rachel Burke (@imakestagram) and the Boroondara community on display at Hawthorn Arts Centre.

Over recent months, Rachel along with members of the Boroondara community have created hundreds of pompoms and shared a wish for the future.

All are welcome to come and see the sea of beautiful APOMAWISHES on display. If you feel inspired, materials are available to make your very own pompom and a wish, to be included in the installation.

For those who prefer to get creative at home, step-by-step instructions and a template are available for you to follow along. All you need is some yarn and simple craft-making tools.

For more information, visit Make an APOMAWISH activity page.

This project was part of the 2021 Craft Contemporary satellite program proudly hosted by Boroondara Arts.

About the artist

Rachel Burke is a practicing multidisciplinary artist, designer, and author based in Brisbane, Australia.

Known for her vibrant, tactile designs and iconic tinsel creations, her work is inspired by a love for naive craft materials and transforming the mundane into the magical.

Rachel has exhibited her work in gallery spaces across Australia, including Saint Cloche Gallery, Hamer Hall, The Australian Centre of the Moving image, Enough Space, GAFFA, and the Redlands Art Gallery.

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