Monthly Archives: October 2011

Shumei Kobayashi at Azuma Restaurant Sydney

The stunning textile art of master Shumei Kobayashi was on exhibit at the gallery in April. A regular visitor to Sydney, this was Shumei’s first exhibition in Melbourne for decades. Gracing the walls of Tetsuya’s restaurants in both Sydney and …
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Mitsuo Shoji Opening Night : Lesley Kehoe Galleries

October 5th, 2011 At the peak of an acclaimed national and international career, Mitsuo Shoji has returned to Melbourne. In 1973 Mitsuo Shoji took up a teaching position at Caulfield Institute of Technology, his first overseas experience and the beginning …
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Urasenke Tea Ceremony at NGV

Chado Urasenke Tankokai Melbourne Association 20th Anniversay Celebration Grand Master Iemoto Soshitsu Sen November will celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Melbourne Chapter of the Urasenke Tea School. To mark this event, the current Grand Master Iemoto Soshitsu Sen, the …
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'What is a Netsuke?' Lecture @ LKG

Here a Hare, There a Hare What is a Netsuke? – More than a hare with amber eyes Lesley Kehoe Galleries lecture – with guest artists Susan Wraight & Leigh Sloggett October, 2011 From Paris via Vienna to Melbourne, devotees …
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NGV to Build Dedicated Japanese Gallery

Sponsored by a generous donation from Mrs Pauline Gandel, collector extraordinaire of Japanese lacquer, and matched by State Government funds, the NGV is to have its first ever gallery dedicated to Japanese art…in fact, we think it might well be …
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Bowness Photography Prize 2011 : Monash Gallery of Art

Light Throw (Mirrors) #4 – Jacky Redgate (Prize Winner) Bowness Photography Prize 2011 Monash Gallery of Art www.mga.org.au/bowness-prize Walk in to a local pub and ask ‘normal people’ for recognition of names like Picasso, Rembrandt, Da Vinci and 9/10 times …
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