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Do you feel like you are so busy making a living that you forget to enjoy your life? After a busy week, there is nothing better than getting yourself refreshed and recharged during weekends. Why not go check the art galleries to indulge yourself in the creative world. I have handpicked 3 art exhibitions for your exploration and enjoyment.
1. Atelier Paris: The Power Studio
Australian artists and writers have been offered the opportunity to work for up to six months in the heart of Paris, thanks to the Power Institute, which acquired a studio from the Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris in 1967. The exhibition focuses on their cosmopolitan exchanges with Parisian art and culture.
The exhibition runs at the Art Gallery, University of Sydney
Where: University Art Gallery, The Quadrangle, The University of Sydney
When: the exhibition runs until 26 April 2013. 10 am - 4.30 pm weekdays; 12 pm - 4 pm first Saturday of every month.
CLOSED Sundays, Public Holidays, and other Saturdays.
Enquires: Call (02) 9351 6883 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Additionally, don't miss out the Artists' Talks at 1 pm on Saturday 2 March, Wednesday 13 March and Saturday 6 April. Free admission.
2. Artists of Mosman: 2088
Showcasing a wide array of creative works of artists living in Mosman, and members and volunteers of the Mosman Art Gallery, the Artists of Mosman: 2088 annual exhibition presents you a great opportunity to view exhibited works ranging from painting drawing, printmaking, photography, sculpture, ceramics and textiles.
Where: Mosman Art Gallery, Corner Art Gallery Way and Myahgah Road, Mosman 2088 Australia
When: Saturday 9 February – Sunday 10 March 2013; 10 am – 5 pm, 7 days a week (closed on public holidays)
Enquiries: Call (02) 9978 4178 or email email@example.com
Guided by the Mosman Art Gallery Guides and features guest artist Caroline McLean-Foldes, an Artists of Mosman Highlights Tour is scheduled on Sunday 17 February 2013 between 2.30 pm and 3.30 pm. It is free. RSVP online.
3. 2013 Salon des Refusés
Salon des Refusés is an alternative selection from hundreds of entries to the Archibald and Wynne Prizes. The Salon is one of the much-anticipated exhibitions as the exhibited works are diverse in approaches, covering contemporary artwork, portraiture and landscape.