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Spoke too soon...

1200 Shot Round (breastplate), 11 RPH Cannon (brooch)
1200 Shot Round (breastplate), 11 RPH Cannon (brooch)

...so last week when I said that Saturday the 23rd of April would be the last day that…

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Added by Melissa Cameron on April 24, 2016 at 4:30pm — No Comments

Body Politic - last days

Attempts to Kill... - as worn by the artist
Attempts to Kill... - as worn by the artist

It's too late not to sound like a broken record, so here goes:

It's the last week to see my exhibition at…

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Added by Melissa Cameron on April 20, 2016 at 8:04pm — No Comments

Body Politic in the Canberra Times

Kerry-Anne Cousins has written a piece, published today in The Canberra Times, about my Body Politic exhibition at Bilk Gallery, entitled…

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Added by Melissa Cameron on April 2, 2016 at 12:17am — 2 Comments

Body Politic: the interview

Ruchnoy Protivotankovy Granatomyot, from the Escalation series, as worn by the artist.
Ruchnoy Protivotankovy Granatomyot, from the Escalation series.

Many thanks to Vicki Mason for her excellent set of questions about my works in the Body Politic exhibition. The resulting article…

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Added by Melissa Cameron on March 29, 2016 at 5:00am — No Comments

Friends, politicians, Canberrans, lend me your bodies...

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Come to Bilk Gallery in Canberra tonight for the official opening by Nigel Lendon of my exhibition Body Politic. This is shaping up to be the only chance anyone will have to see this collection of work in…

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Added by Melissa Cameron on March 17, 2016 at 6:47pm — No Comments

Body Politic

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You'll find me in Canberra next week for the opening of the Body Politic exhibition, where I'll also be giving a lecture and having a chat with the Gold and Silversmithing students at ANU on Friday afternoon.

More images via the Bilk website,…

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Added by Melissa Cameron on March 8, 2016 at 12:19pm — No Comments

I heart Asheville / Melissa does SNAGnext 2016

Image of Shared Concerns artists by Mercedes Jelinek
Shared Concerns artists by current Penland resident Mercedes Jelnieck

Keen observers will have noted my name on the…

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Added by Melissa Cameron on February 7, 2016 at 9:39pm — 1 Comment

Heat Exchange: Symposium at St. Andrews Museum

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The Heat Exchange Exhibition is in Scotland at St Andrews Museum, Fife, and to coincide with the final weeks that it is there on display, there is a symposium on Friday the 19th of February:

"The event will begin at St Andrews Museum…

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Added by Melissa Cameron on February 7, 2016 at 9:30pm — No Comments

Me-namel!

Workshop in progress: White Plains NY, 2015
Workshop in progress: White Plains NY, 2015…
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Added by Melissa Cameron on January 28, 2016 at 4:50pm — No Comments

SNAG announces 2016 Conference Speaker Line up

Our Keynotes are Don Friedlich, Melissa Joy…
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Added by Brigitte Martin on December 17, 2015 at 1:26pm — No Comments

Synchronicity

From the series HEAT, (1 of 3) 2015 Spatter neckpiece (480mm x 480mcm - 19" x 19") Stainless steel, vitreous enamel, titanium. Image Melissa Cameron.
From the work HEAT, (1 of 3) 2015

Spatter

neckpiece (480mm x 480mcm - 19" x 19")

Stainless steel, vitreous enamel, titanium. Image Melissa Cameron.…
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Added by Melissa Cameron on December 14, 2015 at 7:00pm — No Comments

Material Concerns

Image taken by visual artist Melissa Cameron
Not your average mall...

I've been doing a spot of picture-taking and writing for AJF. I've started with a loose theme of materiality, for which I've just finished writing up a 5 part series. The first one was…

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Added by Melissa Cameron on November 19, 2015 at 5:27pm — No Comments

Twice as Bright!

Apologies everyone for the big gap between posts, there have been pretty huge shenanigans at this end. If you are keen to read about that, please head to my main blog, the page from which most of this material springs, to read Burgled! and Over and…

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Added by Melissa Cameron on November 13, 2015 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Melbourne Jeweller

When Johnny Comes Marching Home. 2015. Replica 1861 rifle cartridges in handmade Irish 60gsm cartridge paper, parrafin wax Minie' ball replicas, glass beads and waxed and unwaxed linen.
When Johnny Comes Marching Home. 2015. Replica 1861 rifle cartridges in handmade Irish 60gsm cartridge paper, parrafin wax Minié ball replicas and glass beads with waxed and unwaxed linen.

Karen - aka Melbourne…

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Added by Melissa Cameron on September 10, 2015 at 5:30pm — No Comments

Heat Exchange 2 - Craft in the Bay

HE Invitation It begins! HE2 is open in Wales from next Saturday, with the exhibition preview from 6-8pm at Craft in the Bay on Friday night. It runs from the 12th of September until the 8th of November before it moved on to Scotland for the next dates, starting in December. Those details…

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Added by Melissa Cameron on September 3, 2015 at 7:18pm — No Comments

Vessel – Permeable Subject

Jill Hermans Uniform Shells - Combat Paper   

Guess who couldn’t decide which image to use for the invitation?

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Added by Melissa Cameron on August 26, 2015 at 10:00pm — No Comments

Make art, not...

combatpaperRiparian Sheets. 2014. Traditional size of paper created during the prolific period of hand papermaking production in Baghdad many centuries ago. These sheets were made on site at various water sources (OK, AZ, AR, CA) with a recipe of military uniforms, us currency and flags. #ragsmakepaper #combatpaper #handmade #paper #pulp #veteran #usarmy #baghdad #papertrail #portraits #fortsill #lakepowell #usf #lakecatherine #sanfrancisco #california #papermaker #combatpaperproject
Combat Paper. Riparian Sheets. 2014. (Image credit - Drew Cameron)

A couple of things that are in perfect alignment with current area of research have recently just fallen into my lap. They are sensitive and…

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Added by Melissa Cameron on July 23, 2015 at 1:59pm — No Comments

Heating up

Image of the work HEAT in stainless steel and vitreous enamel. Photograph by Melissa Cameron. Image of the work-in-progress, HEAT, in stainless steel, titanium and vitreous enamel.

It’s been a hectic couple of weeks in the office and the basement/studio, but I finally snapped some images of this finished neckpiece yesterday evening. I’m going to have another look at the panels that this work comes from later in the week – I need some time away from them before I make any…

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Added by Melissa Cameron on July 19, 2015 at 7:20pm — No Comments

#SnagBoston

Image courtesy Platforma
Image courtesy Platforma

Going to be in Boston for the SNAG conference this week? Come say hi! Not going to be there? Follow along with the shenanigans on Instagram or Twitter by following…

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Added by Melissa Cameron on May 18, 2015 at 8:00pm — No Comments

One Design - My Video

Some of you might remember this little video from last year, when I posted it up on this blog? I created it to give an insight into my working methods, ahead of the exhibition of the works it featured, the One Design show.

Well it’s now in a contest for most popular video, to be decided by likes and number of views, with presentations to be made…

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Added by Melissa Cameron on May 8, 2015 at 11:00am — 1 Comment

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