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SALA Festival Exhibition by Catherine Truman

Exhibition  /  11 Jun 2016  -  04 Sep 2016
Published: 01.07.2016
Catherine Truman. Installation: Ongoing Being, 2010. Mixed media. 100 x 200 x 30 cm. Photo by: Grant Hancock. Installation of objects and jewellery. Catherine Truman
Installation: Ongoing Being, 2010
Mixed media
100 x 200 x 30 cm
Photo by: Grant Hancock
Installation of objects and jewellery
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Intro
The mainfold practice of artist Catherine Truman is the subject of our 2016 South Australian Living Artists (SALA) Festival exhibition.Truman works in contemporary jewellery, sculpture, public art, object based installation, photography and the moving image. She is well-known for her diverse practise that largely draws inspiration from the human form and explores the affinity between art and science. She is co-founder of Adelaide’s Gray Street Workshop, a collectively run studio for artists working in jewellery and object making, and is the subject of the 2016 SALA monograph, written by Melinda Rackham and published by Wakefield Press.
 

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Catherine Truman

Programme

Friday 29 July at 6pm 
SALA FESTIVAL AND BOOK LAUNCH 
Kick off the SALA Season and join us to launch the 2016 SALA Festival. 
Immerse yourself in the work of Catherine Truman, Gallery 9 (upstairs)
Book Launch: The SALA monograph published by Wakefield Press- 
Catherine Truman- Touching Distance will be launched!
Have your copy signed by the artist and author.  
Where: Sculpture Courtyard 
Cost: Free 
Bookings: Not necessary but please arrive early to avoid disappointment. 

Friday 5 August from 5 - 9pm
At 6pm join Rebecca Evans Curator of European & Australian Decorative Arts in conversation with Catherine Truman in Gallery 9
Headlining the evening is South Australian, indie / Alt / Rock Artist Timberwolf.  
This First Friday is featured in the Umbrella: Winter City Sounds festival presented by MusicSA
Where: Whole Gallery 
Cost: Free 

Friday 5 August at 5pm 
Auslan Tour at the Art Gallery of South Australia 
Tours for deaf and hearing-impaired visitors assisted by an AUSLAN interpreter 
Join our 5pm tour of the exhibition celebrating SALA Festival feature artist Catherine Truman. 
The human body, its movement, limitations and our obsessive drive to understand it are abiding concerns for Truman. 
This Auslan tour coincides with our First Friday program. 
Where: Meet at the Information Desk, Santos Atrium 
Cost: Free 

Hours

Open daily 10 am to 5 pm (closed 25 December)
Catherine Truman Portrait by Grant Hancock.
Catherine Truman Portrait by Grant Hancock

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Catherine Truman Exhibition at the Art Gallery of South Australia, photo by the artist.
Catherine Truman Exhibition at the Art Gallery of South Australia, photo by the artist

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Catherine Truman. Brooch: Ra Shells, 2011. Carved English Lime wood, Shu Niku ink, sterling silver, steel. 10 x 10 x 3 cm each. Photo by: Grant Hancock. Catherine Truman
Brooch: Ra Shells, 2011
Carved English Lime wood, Shu Niku ink, sterling silver, steel
10 x 10 x 3 cm each
Photo by: Grant Hancock
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Catherine Truman. Brooch: Torn Red Shell, 2013. Carved English Lime wood, Shu Niku ink, sterling silver, steel. 8 x 9 x 3 cm. Photo by: Catherine Truman. Catherine Truman
Brooch: Torn Red Shell, 2013
Carved English Lime wood, Shu Niku ink, sterling silver, steel
8 x 9 x 3 cm
Photo by: Catherine Truman
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