Recent News:

Unveiling Contemporaries

Amber Smith, December 28th 2014

 

I am happy to announce that my work is featured on a blog by the very talented Petra Nicel. Her blog focuses on emerging artists and is eloquently written and beautifully documented. In it she reviews my work, most specifically 'No.6 and No.7'. Head over to her website or instagram and have a peruse.

 

Information available at: http://www.unveilingcontemporaries.com (Amber Smith), instagram at www.instagram.com/unveilingcontemporaries or facebook at www.facebook.com/unveilingcontemporaries

 

DRAW

Amber Smith, May 15th 2014

 

I am happy to announce that my work will be a part of the first installment of a five-part exhibition series curated and presented by Melbourne Arts Club and Fawn Gallery, entitled DRAW. DRAW IS dedicated to drawing and illustration and aims at showcasing the best drawing talent. I am honoured to be a part of this exhibition and it will be opening on the 16th of May and running until the 29th. 

 

Information available at: http://melbourneartsclub.com/wreck-yoself-6/

Communication Beyond Words

Amber Smith, November 19th 2013

 

I am happy to announce that my work will be a part of Communication Beyond Words, a travelling art and design exhibition which aims at promoting creative exchange between cultures with different native languages. The first installment has just shown in the Clement Meadmore Gallery at the Australian Academy of Design in Port Melbourne, and is currently packed-up and in transit to its next installment in Colombia! Very exciting stuff.

 

More info is available at: https://www.facebook.com/cbwords 

The Vanguard Project

Amber Smith, November 2013

The Vanguard Project launched at Lovers Gallery in Fitzroy on the 6th of November. 

 

The Vanguard Project advocates autonomous education, critical thinking, collaboration and interdisciplinary practice. The purpose of the Vanguard Project is to open up dialogue and intellectual exchanges between artists and academics that seek alternative streams of knowledge. It is a conceptual collaboration between artists Simone Mugavin and Amber Smith.

 

Stay tuned for more information on the next installment of The Vanguard Project.

All images by Leiko Manalang and © Amber Smith