Artistic Synergies Exhibition

Artists – Rodney Swansborough and Pearl Red Moon
Venue: Breathing Colours Gallery
Darling Street Balmain NSW
Exhibition Opening: Saturday 23rd March from 5.00pm
Exhibition Dates:  Daily from: 18th March to 8th April 2013

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Pearl Red Moon and Rodney Swansborough will be displaying a new series of artworks at the 2012 Summer Art Bazaar in the Civic Park in Newcastle.
Thousands of people attend this yearly bazaar, where artist from around the region display their creativity. This is a market not to be missed.

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Rodney on September 21st, 2012

Finalists for the 2012 Norvill Art Prize have been announced. Rodney Swansborough’s artwork “The Ancient of Days – Riding on the Sheep’s Back 1” has been accepted as a finalist. There were 110 entries for this year’s Norvill Art Prize and 50 works were accepted for the finalists.  Three panel adjudicators decided on the finalist works.
All finalists will be hung in the [...]

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Rodney on March 5th, 2012

All information on the Norvill  Art Prize 2012 can be found on the website:

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Exhibition Dates: from Friday 3rd August to Sunday 2nd September 2012
Venue: Muswellbrook Regional Arts Centre
Corner Bridge and Williams Streets, Muswellbrook   2333
Phone :6549 3880

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Rodney on September 29th, 2011

Opera Murrurundi 2011
Friday 14th and Saturday 15th October 2011
St Pauls Angican Church
TICKETS $40.00 which includes:
Gourmet Supper and champagne
Tickets available at:
Murrurundi Information Centre
or  PHONE BOOKINGS  6546 6446

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Metre Max Exhibition
12 August – 3 September 2011
Pearl Moon and Rodney Swansborough exhibit their recent art works in the Metre Max Art Exhibition at the Tamworth Regional Gallery in New South Wales.

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Rodney on August 17th, 2011

Opening Night Friday 30th September at 6.30pm
RSL Hall – New England Highway Murrurundi
Exhibition Dates: 1st October – 23 October 2011
Friday, Saturday, Sundays only.
The Murrurundi District Arts Council invites photographers to submit works in competition for the 2011 Murrurundi Keddies Pastoral Photographic Prize. This biennial prize, valued at $10,000, has been [...]


Rodney Swansborough’s style has been described as ‘fauvistic’, which he totally accepts. Fauvism is characterised by paintings that used intensely vivid, non-naturalistic and exuberant colours. Rodney says, “Colour is all that matters. Colour is everything.  The painting is the colourful world. The  exuberant canvas is the universe. Everything should be saturated with colour.”

In contrast to Rodney Swansborough’s [...]

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Rodney Swansborough from Upstairs Art has entered one of  his firescape art work series,  ’Searing Synergy’  into the Banool Conservation Art Prize 2010 to be held in Scone.  The Banool Conservation Art Prize is part of the annual Scone Art Prize.
The Banool Conservation Art prize is sponsored by Banool Angus park,  Parkvile, just north of Scone in [...]

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