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AIR Exhibition 2016/2017

Unfolding Creative Methods

Sat to Thu: 8:30am to 1:30pm - 8:30pm to 11:30pm I Fri: 8:30pm - 11.30pm

12 June - 19 August 2017 I Garage Gallery

 

The AIR Exhibition is a culmination of a nine-month program, featuring works by local contemporary artists who are part of the Artists in Residence Program run by Fire Station.  The exhibition showcases new work and projects created by the artists during their residency period, shedding light on the development of their innovative ideas and diverse studio practices. 

The exhibition also provides a unique opportunity for the resident artists to establish connections with local and regional galleries and arts professionals, as well as engage in critical dialogue and discussion with a wide public audience.  This year’s artist exhibition will show the works of resident artists from a variety of backgrounds and disciplines. The exhibition will cast a light on the processes of each artist to unfold the unique methods followed in their work.

Fusion of Silk with Glass Art

Dates: August 3, 4, 5
Time: 4 pm-7 pm
Course Structure
1.  The different types of  Adhesive and glue Application,
2.  Gold leaf, Layering & Double layering on glass;
3.  Fusion with silk & glass Application,
4.   Heating, fixing and washing;
for registration contact this: rashmigold@yahoo.com
For Ages: 8+
Fees: QR 250 per session per participant
(Note: fees are for one day only; please select your preferred date)

Marbling Art with Paper & Silk

Dates: September 7, 8, 9
Time: 4 pm-7 pm

Course Structure

1) Theory about Marbling & Ebru;

2) Preparation of Marbling

Water and Silk- SIZE & ALUM;

3) Application of Marbling tools;

4) design Techniques on Paper & Silk

For Ages: 8+

Fees: QR 250 per session per participant

(Note: fees are for one day only; please select your preferred date)

for registration contact this: 

rashmigold@yahoo.com

Silk Crafts- Silk Fans, Ties, Cards etc

Dates: October 12, 13, 14

Time: 4 pm-7 pm

Course Structure
Silk Neck Tie
2.2 Silk Greeting Cards
3.1 Box or 1 Note Book
4. Silk hand fans or Silk 
Umbrella

For Ages: 8+

Fees: QR 250 per session per participant

(Note: fees are for one day only; please select your preferred date)
 
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Advanced Mixed Media with Acrylic

Dates: November 16, 17, 18

Time: 4 pm-7 pm

Course Structure
1. Learn how to incorporate mixed media into your acrylic paintings;
2. Build and manipulate the surface & transfer designs;
3. Stencil and stamp to create relief impressions;
4. glaze, apply washes, drips and splatter- and so much more..
 
For Ages: 8+
Fees: QR 250 per session per participant
(Note: fees are for one day only; please select your preferred date)
 
for registration contact this:  

Inktense Art on Silk

Dates: December 9

Time: 4 pm-7 pm

Course Structure
1. The essentials of colour mixing;
2. Learn the basics of brushes and strokes;
3. Extensive lessons on values and colour mixing, blending & shading.
For Ages: 8+
Fees: QR 250 per participant
 
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