Emerging Creatives offers a range of events that explore contemporary art and ideas, for tertiary students and emerging artists, designers, writers and curators. Keep up to date with local, national and international arts issues through exhibition previews, forums, artist talks, and other events that explore the Gallery's Collection and current exhibitions.
The Gallery also develops a range of programs and events for teenagers – QAGOMA Teens.
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News | Melville Haysom Memorial Art Scholarship
The 2014 Melville Haysom Memorial Art Scholarship has been awarded to Brisbane-based artist collaboration Clark Beaumont. Read more.
Special Event: In Conversation
2014 Melville Haysom Memorial Art Scholars
6.00pm Friday 26 September | GOMA Lounge
Join the 2014 Melville Haysom Memorial Art scholars Sarah Clark and Nicole Beaumont (Clark Beaumont), in conversation with the QAGOMA Emerging Creatives team, as they discuss their practice, its development, and their involvement with the Melville Haysom Memorial Art Scholarship.
Free, no bookings required / Register your interest / Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (07) 3840 7144
Trace Live - Emerging Creatives Networking
Emerging arts practitioners attended an exclusive event during 'Trace Live', which offered the opportunity to meet with 'Trace Live' artists in the surrounds of the 'Trace Live' pop up cash bar.
Discussion: The sustainable marketplace
Emerging artists, designers, writers and curators were invited to join a panel as they revealed the tricks of the trade in building a business and career from sustainable art, craft and fashion. Guest speakers included Kylie Johnson (Paper Boat Press), Tess Curran (Deputy Editor, Peppermint magazine) and Daniele Constance (co-founder, Suitcase Rummage). Held in conjunction with 'Quilts 1700 - 1945'.
In conjunction with 'Contemporary Australia: Women', New Wave Emerging artists joined, artist Natalya Hughes as she shared the development of her work, The After Party 2012, and led a hands-on workshop on making artwork models.
The Fashion of drawing: Drawing session with fashion designer Paul Hunt
Just as costume inspired Henri Matisse's work, drawing continues to be integral to contemporary fashion design. Emerging artists and designers were invited to a special after-hours event, combining a tour of 'Matisse: Drawing Life' and a drawing workshop program led by fashion designer and couturier, Paul Hunt.
GOMA Turns 5 celebrations
New Wave Emerging artist talk and presentation with Tim Woodward
Emerging artists, writers and curators were invited to join Tim Woodward, local emerging artist and recipient of the 2011 Melville Haysom Memorial Art Scholarship, as he shared the results of his art project.