In early February I met with the Rev. Andrew Collis and Catherine Skipper in the manse studio to reflect on 10 years of the Orchard Gallery (South Sydney Uniting Church).
The Orchard Gallery
“All creatures are fantastic, we just get used to some,” says artist and teacher Jovana Terzic, co-curator of the Fantastic Creatures group show at the Orchard Gallery this month.
Cuts & Clay Curated by Catherine Skipper opening 5pm Saturday March 11 until April 30, 2017
WATERLOO: A new show has opened at the Orchard Gallery. Face to Face, curated by Catherine Wood, presenting 28 portraits – pencil, pastel and charcoal drawings, paintings and a photograph – by participants of the Saturday art classes at South Sydney Uniting Church.
Among the Trees is a group exhibition featuring the work of 30 local artists (including children), and comprising drawings, paintings, photographs, collage works, sculptures and poetry.
Johnny Bell is widely regarded a master. His acrylic and gouache works are highly prized by collectors throughout the country.
For three years now, in support of ASCA’s Blue Knot Day, Heather Robinson, chair of the South Sydney Uniting Church, and minister Rev. Andrew Collis, have led a prayer service for adults surviving child abuse. This year, however, on Saturday November 3, the church was host to a unique visual art and storytelling presentation.