Walking in tall grass

In celebration of our 8th birthday,

the Serpentine Community Gallery is hosting the very special members' exhibition

"Walking in tall grass"

from 5th to 20th November 2014

Gallery volunteers Anna, Blake, and

Michael help install "Walking in tall grass"

A $500 art prize is being offered for the best entry which will be judged by

Lismore Regional Gallery's Brett Adlington and

the Serpentine's co-founder Corinne Batt-Rawden.

"Walking in tall grass" is open to our artists' interpretation.

Painters, photographers, sculptures, performing artists, installation artists etc are all WELCOME!

The winner will be announced at the opening celebration on Friday 7th November.

A few scenes from the

opening night celebration -

speeches,

entertainment,

art and artist

appreciation

Judge Brett Adlington,

winner Scott Whittingham, gallery committee members Helen Creed and Anna Dorrington

with Lismore Major Jenny Dowell.

Serpentine Art Prize 2014 winner Scott Whittingham

with his winning work 'Subconscious Awakening'

'''Nexus 1' and 'Nexux 2'''

paint on ply

by Julie Crisp

'Walking in Tall Grass'

acrylic and mixed media

by Elizabeth Dowling

'Gathering'

acrylic and mixed media on masonite

by Susannah French

'Walking in Tall Grass'

charcoal on paper

by Angela Bettess

Artist Statement

The young girl in the drawing

has been a feature of some previous

oil paintings and drawings of mine.

I was inspired to do this drawing

of her ‘walking in tall grass.’

I love the excitement

that children feel

when confronted with

something new to them

– even tall grass.

'Fly High, Father'

ceramic

by Annie Bateman