Organic Plastic – Exhibition 2-30 September 2017
Opening Saturday 9 September 2-4pm
Inter-disciplinary French-born and Melbourne based artist Carolyn Cardinet will call Newstead home for the month of September as the first Arts Hub artist in residence.
Passionate about the alarming rate at which our environment is changing. Carolyn Cardinet creates new forms out of plastic waste. Cardinet’s sculptural pieces reflect and draw attention to the worldwide problem of mass production and senseless waste of plastic packaging.
Organic Plastic is an exhibition at the newly restored Newstead Arts Hub*. Sculptural white works from the series Organic Plastic will be displayed across this all white large gallery space.
Opening Saturday 9 September 2-4pm (all welcome).
The exhibition will run till 30 September weekends only 11-4pm.
On Wednesday 6 September, Carolyn has offered, to run a day of Art & Sustainability workshops at the local Primary school -during her residency in Newstead. Children will be encouraged to bring their own plastic waste to be transformed into an art piece. The resulted artworks will join Carolyn’s exhibition and all are welcome to view the combined artworks at the Newstead Arts Hub Saturday 9th September 2-4pm
Open Sat-Sun 11-4pm s only till Saturday 30 September 2017.
Carolyn’s website: www.carolyncardinet.com