Faces of West Torrens - help us build an exhibition

Published on 25 January 2023

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We are building an exhibition of faces with the community as part of Adelaide Fringe Festival from 17 Feb - 19 March 2023. Read below to see how you can get involved.

Box face

Come and draw a face on a box at the Summer Festival, Kings Fork event on Saturday 11 February - we will then cut out faces and use in the exhibition.

Workshops

Book into one of the following workshops in the West Torrens Auditorium Gallery to create a Portrait/Face artwork.

Paint a portrait

Saturday 18 February - 10am - 12 noon

Join 2022 West Torrens Art Prize winner, Rachel Scholich, for a two hour workshop of painting portraits for Fringe exhibition.

Book now

Print a portrait

Saturday 4 March - 10am - 12 noon

Join print artist, Mary Pulford and learn how to create a printed portrait, using unique Cardboard Dry Printing techniques.

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Collage a portrait

Saturday 4 March - 1 - 3.30pm

Join illustrator, designer Elle Dawson-Scott and learn how to create a detailed collage portrait using new and vintage paper.

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Other activities

  • A self portrait station will be set up during the exhibition inviting you to look into the mirror and create a drawing of yourself to add to the exhibition.
  • Our Youth, Digital and Active Ageing teams will run workshops with their communities to add more fun artworks to the mix over the month of the exhibition.
  • Watch the exhibition grow with diverse, colourful art styles over the month of the Adelaide Fringe Festival. 

Click here for more details, dates and workshop bookings.

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