b youthartfest

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  • Location: Tewantin, Tewantin 4565 Queensland

April 8 to 24, 2005
Noosa Regional Gallery

A make it yours event incorporating National Youth Week April 9 to April 16, 2005.

b is the initiative of a group of young Sunshine Coast artists with a vision to celebrate the Sunshine Coasts' vibrant youth culture through the arts. This program show cases their talent as well as provides a voice on issues of concern to them.

Directed by Noosa Regional Gallery, and assisted by several community organisations, a committee of dedicated young people have developed a program consisting of exhibitions, performances, stalls and demonstrations.
This program is an excellent way to air young people's issues and ideas and get them involved in decision-making.

It is envisaged that, with developed connections and collaborations, we will have the foundation for a sustainable youth program including a yearly celebration of youth art and culture.


Murals with Metaphors: Gene Ogg
Inner Graphiti: Amos Duggan
Ricism : Kristian Hope

Y eye Youth eye: Photographic documentation: CSIT diploma students

Opening April 10, 12 midday to 8 pm

• Launch of mentoring program
• Opening exhibitions
• Sausage sizzle 12md to 2pm
• Tibetan food stall
• Street Art Talk by Jason 2 pm
• DJ, performance, film
• Stalls and demonstrations
• The Red Paintings
• BBQ 6pm to 8 pm
• Close 8 pm

Y eye reveals a unique look at the diversity of Youth Culture. These 10 emerging imagery artists explore aspects of the youth experience, which are important to them in the context of their lives.

The participating students include: Justin Leegwater; Kate McGuiness; Fiona Peters; Louise Lauchlan; Skye Roche; Melanie Gregory; Stephanie Hall; Samantha Fitch and Samantha Sherley.

What: The Red Paintings
A fabulous art rock band, as much a visual as a musical sensation

What : Murals with Metaphors; an abstract painting exhibition by Gene Ogg.

Murals with Metaphors; is a bold and colourful exhibition centred around strong intellectual concepts which will reward the viewer's experience.

Gene Ogg brings seven years of knowledge to fruition in this exhibition. Gene participated in the Minister's Awards of Excellence, and his artwork has featured in various Art Galleries of the South East Queensland Region.

Gene recently completed a C.S.I.T Diploma of Visual Arts, with High Distinction.

What : Inner Graphiti a painting exhibition by Amos Duggan.

In his exhibition Inner Graphiti, Amos Duggan explores his personal interpretation of universal emotions.

Amos Duggan is an emerging local artist, he completed a CSIT Diploma Visual Arts in 2004. Amos has participated in various exhibitions in Art Galleries throughout the Sunshine Coast.

Contact : Maryke Stagg 54495340


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