Exhibition opening - Light Sensitive and Out of Reach

Sat 29 April 2023
2:00 pm 4:00 pm
Town Hall Gallery

360 Burwood Road
Hawthorn VIC 3122

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04/29/2023 2:00 pm 04/29/2023 4:00 pm Exhibition opening - Light Sensitive and Out of Reach Join us for the official opening of two new exhibitions at Town Hall Gallery, major exhibition ‘Light Sensitive’ and community exhibition ‘Out of Reach’ by Amy Cohen. Entry is free, but bookings are essential. Please select the 'Register now' button or call us to book.  About the exhibitions Light Sensitive ‘Light Sensitive’ is a major exhibition at Town Hall Gallery showcasing the narrative potential of light and its innovative application in art. Drawing on the symbolic, conceptual, and functional qualities of the medium, the featured artists have a sensitivity to light in various forms, from natural to neon. In this exhibition, artists share their personal stories, heritage, or responses to place through a sophisticated blending of artistry and science. ‘Light Sensitive’ offers an immersive and contemplative experience celebrating the medium of light in its many incarnations, including photography, installation, and projection. Featuring: Leslie Eastman, James Geurts, Kinly Grey, Taree Mackenzie, Jazz Money, Sanja Pahoki and Meagan Streader. Out of Reach From delicate shells to looming mountains, ‘Out of Reach’ by Amy Cohen is a community exhibition influenced by awe-inspiring, organic structures. Cohen experiments with form, materiality, and texture through ceramic sculpture and collages to emulate natural objects and landscapes. ‘Out of Reach’ delivers a body of work forged by a life-long fascination with the vast world around us that has informed Cohen’s visual practice for over two decades. Image credit: Installation view, ‘Light Gestures: Samara Adamson-Pinczewski’, Town Hall Gallery, 2021. Photography by ImagePlay. , City of Boroondara [email protected] Australia/Melbourne public

Event details

Join us for the official opening of two new exhibitions at Town Hall Gallery, major exhibition ‘Light Sensitive’ and community exhibition ‘Out of Reach’ by Amy Cohen.

Entry is free, but bookings are essential. Please select the 'Register now' button or call us to book. 

About the exhibitions

Light Sensitive

‘Light Sensitive’ is a major exhibition at Town Hall Gallery showcasing the narrative potential of light and its innovative application in art.

Drawing on the symbolic, conceptual, and functional qualities of the medium, the featured artists have a sensitivity to light in various forms, from natural to neon. In this exhibition, artists share their personal stories, heritage, or responses to place through a sophisticated blending of artistry and science.

‘Light Sensitive’ offers an immersive and contemplative experience celebrating the medium of light in its many incarnations, including photography, installation, and projection.

Featuring: Leslie Eastman, James Geurts, Kinly Grey, Taree Mackenzie, Jazz Money, Sanja Pahoki and Meagan Streader.

Out of Reach

From delicate shells to looming mountains, ‘Out of Reach’ by Amy Cohen is a community exhibition influenced by awe-inspiring, organic structures. Cohen experiments with form, materiality, and texture through ceramic sculpture and collages to emulate natural objects and landscapes.

‘Out of Reach’ delivers a body of work forged by a life-long fascination with the vast world around us that has informed Cohen’s visual practice for over two decades.

Image credit: Installation view, ‘Light Gestures: Samara Adamson-Pinczewski’, Town Hall Gallery, 2021. Photography by ImagePlay.
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