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Make A Splash

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NRN # : 000-35894-0148-01

DIMENSIONS : (Height - 61.00 cm X Width - 122.00 cm )

Medium on Base : Mixed Media on Canvas

Genre : Animals

Status : Sold

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Copyright : © Cheryl Bridgart


Cheryl Bridgart Curriculum Vitae---brief

Advanced Diploma of Fine Art (SA School of Art) (Credit)

Bachelor of Education Adelaide College of Arts and Education (Credit) Diploma of Teaching Secondary Art (Distinction)

Accredited Member of Guildhouse formerly Craftsouth

Fellow Member of the Royal SA Society of Arts

Member Contemporary Collectors Art Gallery SA

Member Contemporary Art Centre of SA

Facebook--  Cheryl Bridgart Artist     updated almost daily with new art work in progress--exhibition details etc

Website   My new website created--Nov 2015 -linked to Linkedin, Pinterest & Facebook

Full time Independent artist.

Solo Exhibitions--recent

2015 -'3,000+ Hours =1 Exhibition' SALA Solo , Beltana House Gallery Adelaide Aug 8-31, sold 35 art works, 1,400 visitors, - 250 at opening.

   opened by Robert Reason curator of Dec Arts Australia & Europe at Art Gallery of SA.

2015 Commissioned to create cover of SA Weekend Magazine (The Advertiser) Aug 1,for official SALA opening.

2014-'A Black Tie Affair' SALA  Solo Beltana House Carrington St Adelaide Aug 9-24, ( 31 art works sold), 1,200 visitors + 230 at opening.

 opened by Melinda Rankin, Director of Murray Bridge Regional Gallery

2014- 'Petite-minature Textiles' Wangaratta Art Gallery June 14-July 272014-­Â ‘It’s all about the Journey’ Bay Discovery Centre Gallery, Glenelg Town Hall Adelaide Mar 7 to Apri

2014-­ ‘Expertise Events’ Christchurch & Palmerston Nth New Zealand Feb 12-202013-­Â ‘A Little Attitude”, SALA Aug 10 -­Â18, Beltana House, Adelaide

2013-­Â ‘Colourful Encounters –with a twist’, July 3-­Â31, Q Gallery Strathalbyn

2013- ‘It’s All about The Journey’ (main gallery) April 19-­ÂJun2, Murray Bridge Regional Gallery -opened by Tracey Whiting, Chair of Art Gallery of SA.

2012-­Â ‘Unfinished Journey’, SALA Beltana House, Aug 18-­Â19, Adelaide2012-­ ‘Expertise Events’-­Â Guest Artist, travelling exhibition of Bridgart’s Embroidery Art

April 27-­Â29, Silverdome, Launceston, Tasmania

May 23-­Â27, Convention exhibition Centre, Pert

June 13-­Â17, Exhibition Centre, Darling Harbour, Sydney Jul.26-­Â29, Melbourne Exhibition Centre Southbank, Melbourne August 9-­Â12, Exhibition Park, Canberra

September 6-­Â9, Claudelands Events Centre, Hamilton, NZ October 17-­Â21, Brisbane Exhibition Centre, Brisbane November 8-­Â11, Adelaide Showground, Wayville, SA

2011-­Â ‘Are We Different’-­Â (Solo extended for an extra month) Nov. 24th 2011 to 31st Jan 2012, Santos Conservation Centre, Adelaide Zoo, Adelaide--sold 30 art works at opening.

2011: “Cheryl Bridgart @ The Fringe’-­ (SA Life:-­Â ”10 Highlights of the Fringe”) Feb 18 to March 13, Beltana House Adelaide

2010-­‘Time to Dream’, SALA solo July 30 to Aug. 22, Adelaide Town Hall 2010- & ‘Ethereal Expressions’ SALA July 30 to Aug. 22, Innovation Science, Adelaide Arcade
2009-­Â ‘All
in the Detail”’ Beltana House, Sep 25 to Oct 3,Adelaide

Group Exhibitions (a selection)

2015-Finalist Portrait Prize RSASA North Tce, Adelaide

2015 Created Ian Henscke's portrait live in embroidery RSASA July 2015

2015 Created Rachel Sanderson, MP portrait live at RSASA in free embroidery.

2015-Tugs of War April 19- May 24 RSASA North Terrace Adelaide

2014-­ÂFinalist Solar Art Prize, RSASA North Tce Adelaide Mar 23 –April 20 2014

‘Well Made’ selected -Guildhouse Light Sq. Gallery Feb 21-­ÂMar 14 2014-­

Rotary ART Show Victor Harbor Jan19 to Jan 18
2014-­‘Summer Daze’ RSASA Members Summer Dec 6-­Â Jan 12 2013-­Â“Winter Blues’ SALA members RlSASA July 21-­ÂAug18

2013-­Â ‘The Inaugural Portrait Prize’, RSASA, finalist June 23 to July 14.

2013-­ ‘Tassels &Tales’, Royal SA Society of Arts, Feb 24-­ÂMar 24

2012- ‘Boing Boing’, Royal SA Society of Arts, Nov18-­ÂDec 9
2012-­Â ‘The Melting Pot’, Royal SA Society of Arts, Jul 22–Aug 19
2011-­Â ‘Wish
List’ selected Craftsouth, SALA, Hindley St Adelaide’
2011-­Â ‘SALA
on Hutt”, Westpac Bank, Buenos Aires Restaurant, Adelaide

Overall winner and winner Peoples Choice Award
2011-­ ‘All
of a Twitter’, Art to Wear, Darling Harbour, Sydney--Guest Artist
2011-­Â Adelaide Fringe “Starting Point” -­Â group exhibition to showcase leading visual artists participating in The Fringe Arts Festival SA

2010-­Â ‘Art to Wear”, Guest Retrospective Artist, Darling Harbour, Sydney

2010-­‘Stirling Fine Arts”, Nov 5-­Â7, Stirling

2010-­ ‘Classic Oz Rocks”, Gosford Gallery, NSW & Coffs Harbour NSW

2010-­Â ‘CIBO Arancio”, Finalist Adelaide
2010-­ ‘SALA
on Hutt”, Westpac Bank, Hutt St Adelaide Winner Peoples Choice Award

2010-­Â ‘Wish List”, selected Craftsouth, Prospect Gallery SA
2008, 2006, 2005, 2002, 2000, 1998-­Â TAFTA Exhibition and tutoring Geelong

Publications (a selection)

2015 Cover SA Weekend Magazine -Sat Aug 1 for official opening of SALA Arts Festival in SA

2015 The Advertiser  article--Sat. July 25-pg 

2015 Down Under Textiles Magazine, Issue 20-article page 14 & 15

2012-­Â Channel 10, Nov.8 SA--News at 5pm

2012-­Â ABC Radio, Canberra, & Canberra Times Aug 9.
2012-­Â The Examiner, Tasmania, & Win TV Tasmania Apr 29 2012-­

 SALA Arts ‘Cheryl Bridgart SALA Festival Art Lovers’ Vimeo­Âfestival_cheryl-­Âbridgart Vimeo

2011-­Â Postcards Channel 9 Feb.29 One segment of this show was dedicated to Cheryl and her art. This can be seen at:-­

f2011-­SA Life Feb 2011 page 18) Lance Campbell the arts editor chose Cheryl’s exhibition as one of the10 highlights of the Adelaide Fringe and Womadelaide out of 750 shows
The Advertiser SA Weekend Magazine, 31 Jul 2010 Pages 24 and 25. Two page feature article in colour about Cheryl and her art ”In Stitches” by Samela Harris

Coffee table book-'Masters of Their Craft, by Noris Ioannou, Australian Contemporary Decorative Arts Craftsman House, Arts International

Awards (a selection)

2012-­ ‘Boing Boing’, Royal SA Society of Arts, -­Â2 Merit Awards-­Â 2012-­Â ‘The Melting Pot’, Royal SA Society of Arts, -­ÂMerit Award- 2011-­

Winner  ‘Bernina National Textile Tattoo”’-­-­art work was acquired & received a machine & publicity

2012-­Â SALA Arts Festival “Cheryl Bridgart SALA Festival Art Lovers”



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