The Longest Night Film Festival – New Zealand

To coincide with the winter solstice Mark Bellringer has put together this exciting Film Festival with a series of short films by New Zealand Film makers plus one Australian – that’s me – to be viewed in Eltham on the north island. I have been very fortunate to have been selected to show an extended …

Finalist > Goulburn Art Award 2011

Artist Statement ‘red moon over the hill’ > mixed media on german etching 2010 ______________________________________________________________ During 2009 and 2010 I visited the Far West of NSW and was inspired by the colour, light and the shapes of the industrial landscape in Broken Hill. This work tries to capture the memory of the full moon standing …

The Opening of The Hill

Fantastic reception at Bega Regional Gallery Friday 25th March. The show continues till 7th May 2011. Next is our Artist Talk at the Gallery. We are all very happy with the show and the feedback has been extremely positive.

The River Runs

The studio has been a hub of activity over the past few weeks. Work is nearing completion on the lengths of German Etching paper – measuring 400 mm wide x 4 metres long as a series of six scrolls that will suspend from the ceiling of the Bega Regional Gallery. The studio floor is a …

The River Video and Studio Visit

The RIVER ROAD video Over the past weeks I have returned to the making of the video. With a focus on mapping, with inspiration from the early Mapping Charts of The Darling from the nineteenth century – there has been a shift in the making of the work for show. With two residencies to Broken …

THE HILL – studio updates

At present I am working steadily in the studio getting the 2D work together for the Bega Regional Gallery show. All these works on paper are lying on the studio floor right now and are based on the flow of the Darling River {with help from google earth). Above is the first of the series of …

Franklin Street Resonates

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7_Zh_pepqb0 It was an interesting few days in Melbourne. Firstly installing the 3D pieces and mixed media works then preparing the project room for the opening. A long day with surface preparations, fixing the shelving then painting walls and floor. A quick dinner in Lygon Street then walking back to Hotel next to gallery to …

Melbourne Propaganda Window and Blender Projekts proudly present

LORNA CRANE echo Nacht – night Echoes Opening Night Friday 19 November 6-9pm 110 Franklin Street Melbourne echo Nacht – night Echoes is a direct, responsive video installation that travels through media and the alternate histories of Crane’s recent journey to Berlin. Twenty-one years ago the Berlin Wall fell, giving birth to the reunification of …

‘echo Nacht – night Echoes’

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DqlAPVsT3GY This video installation titled ‘echo Nacht – night Echoes’ is a direct response to the Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church and the genesis for the idea of a projection in the foyer. I have  spliced fragments of imagery in black and white, reflecting flashback sequences of past and present into a melting pot of imagery …

‘Berlin’ Solo – Opening

The works now on display at Belconnen Arts Centre till Sunday 14th November. Sunday 31st October The opening was an exciting evening with a good crowd and so good to finally see the works on the walls at the Belconnen Arts Centre. The mix with two solos was a success too. The big excitement was …