AENT 2020 Post Card Initiative

Dear AENT member current, past & future At this time we are unsure of what our annual exhibition may look like for 2020 and if it will happen at all. In lieu of this we invite you to be involved in a Post Card initiative designed to draw us together in a time that we […]

Free

Namuru: Contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Practice for Teachers

Online - link to be emailed to participants

A foundation for the development of learning experiences in response to the exhibition John Mawurndjul: I am the old and the new Online workshop for AENT members by the Artist Educator from the  MCA in conjunction with CDU Gallery . About Namuru: Namuru means ‘path’ or ‘compass’ in the language of the Gadigal people, the […]

AENT AGM & Regeneration Themed Paint Party with Mandy Rains (from Bush Chook Designs)

Darwin Railway Club 17 Somerville Gardens, Parap, Darwin, NT

Come and join the Art Educators of the NT for their annual AGM followed by a fun and therapeutic painting session. Where: Railway Club When: Sunday, 28th March 2021 Time: AGM 2.30pm … followed by Mandy’s Paint Party 3-5pm Title of painting: Regeneration Paint Party Description: This 2 hour paint party is aimed at creating […]

$35

Botanical Studies in Mixed Media – 2 day workshop with Jasmine Jan

Jasmine Jan's Studio 75 Herring Road, Lambells Lagoon, NT

Botanical artworks using mixed media, watercolour, coloured pencil and graphite pencil. In this 2 day workshop participants will be introduced to working on botanical subject matter and using a combination of mediums. Day 1 participants will cover a series of mark making techniques in watercolour, coloured pencil and graphite to learn how to lay down […]

‘Recovery’ Exhibition 2021

Darwin Visual Arts Association Ground Floor, Harbour View Plaza, 1/8 McMinn Street, Darwin, NT

Recovery An exhibition celebrating the return of the Art Educators after a COVID year off Join us at Darwin Visual Arts (DVA) for opening night, including live entertainment by our favourite party band, Jigsaw Collective. Opening Night: Friday, 14th May at 6pm, 2021 Ground Floor, Harbour View Plaza 1/8 McMinn Street, Darwin (08) 8981 9351 […]

Weave in Circle with Arnhem Land Weavers

Lyons Community Centre (25 Damabila Dr, Lyons NT 0810)

Learn from Indigenous elders how to use plants for dye as well as to prepare materials for basket weaving, before you relax together and weave a basket under their watchful eyes. - Learn to prepare dyes and fibre - Learn to weave with pandanus fibre -Sharing circle The space will be held gently by René […]

$180

AENT spots available at the CDU Gallery Drawing Session: ‘Contemporary drawing processes for school teachers with Winsome Jobling’

CDU Gallery Charles Darwin University, Building Orange 12.1.02 Casuarina campus, NT

This workshop offers teachers practical activities that explore media and experimentation designed to engage students and develop their confidence and expand their ideas of observation and drawing. Contemporary drawing practice can be a good starting point to develop students’ creativity, drawing skills and confidence without the pressure of a photographic likeness. Contemporary drawing processes encourage […]

$25

Silverpoint on Gouache with Alison Worsnop

Darwin Visual Arts Association Ground Floor, Harbour View Plaza, 1/8 McMinn Street, Darwin, NT

A metal stylus – of Silver, Copper or even Lead – was used for drawing by Renaissance masters such as Albrecht Dürer and Raphael before the invention of the graphite pencil. In this workshop we will experiment with different metals on painted grounds to create our own small Renaissance masterpieces and delicate contemporary drawings with […]

Collaborative Planning Day for Visual Arts Teachers

33 Packard Ave, Durack NT 0830 33 Packard Ave, Durack NT 0830, NT

Come and join Korin Lesh and Lucy Found from The Art Educators of the NT (AENT) to collaboratively plan a Visual Arts Unit/s to use in your classroom. We will connect with experts such as Kyle Neagle from The Art Gallery of South Australia and Robyn Carmody, ACARA Arts Curriculum Specialist. You will also have […]