Creative works to inspire and learn from.
ART EVENT: Women's History Month being Celebrated at East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania, USA
It is with great pleasure that we support the 22 women artists headed by Rene Hottinger who are displaying their creative works at the Middle Smithfield Township Community & Cultural Center in East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania this month. This exhibition is in celebration of Women's History Month.
The Handmade Universe: from craft to code and the spaces between - Part One
The Handmade Universe exhibition at the State Library of Victoria is from all accounts spellbinding. Today we are able to take you a little way inside the minds of the artists involved in bringing their view of the universe to us.
Celebrating and Embracing Difference
THANK GOD WE ARE ALL DIFFERENT! December 3rd is International Day of Disabled Persons and a huge shout out to everyone who daily has to face the challenges of living in a world where much of it is geared around everyone being able to walk, talk, see and hear and...think and react in a set way.
Gloria Keh: Part Two - the Artistic Process
Yesterday we began to look more closely at the paintings being created by Singapore artist Gloria Keh. Today we begin to learn more about Gloria's creative process and the thoughts behind her vibrant works which dance out to meet you and take you in and on a journey with her passion and ideals.
Gloria Keh: Part One - More than an Artist
Back in the September 2022 Mailbag I introduced you to the Singaporean artist Gloria Keh and her inspiring works which are now all sold to support charities. Over the next two days we are going to learn more about this remarkable woman and artist and view some of her works in more depth.
Rowdy Wylie invites us to the Victor Harbor Regional Gallery Art Events
You all know our wonderful team member Rowdy Wylie and you have recently seen his Remembrance Day painting. Rowdy not only paints, builds frames, restores & mounts cricket bats Rowdy is a volunteer at the Victor Harbor Regional Gallery - why don't you drop and say hello if you are nearby.
Remembrance Day 2022: Reflecting on the Kokoda Trail Campaign 80 years on with Rowdy Wylie
Naive painter Rowdy Wylie from Port Elliot South Australia produces a painting each year for ANZAC DAY (25 April) and REMEMBRANCE DAY (11 Nov). This year he remembers and reflects on the war 1942-1945 in Papua and New Guinea.
Papua and New Guinea Campaign 1942 Part Two
Our "Remembrance" post today is dedicated to those brave men who fought in Papua & New Guinea -especially those involved in the "Kokoda Trail Campaign". We thank you & the many nurses who looked after the injured - may you all "Rest in Peace" knowing that your sacrifice saved your country.
Image Challenge No 1
A new feature for the AnArt4Life blog is "Image Challenge" where you will be shown one image to challenge, inspire, provoke, amuse... and to give us an excuse to showcase some amazing images. Today Melbourne photographer Colin Morris likes to provoke so he is the perfect choice to get us rolling.
Kevin McKay: recognising artistic talent in the young
One of our favourite and most admired artists is Kevin McKay from Sydney who loves to paint mainly urban scenes with a touch of the maritime! Today he inspires us with his support of young artists beginning on their creative journey.
Mental Health Art Exhibition
AnArt4Life blog was approached by the Royal Children's Hospital to alert our subscribers & followers to an online art exhibition being launched during Mental Health Week in October. Please read this post for further details about how to register a submission There is hope & help.