All Blog Posts Tagged 'Cameron' (82)

Recently announced…

Jewellery from the Escalation series of altered new and vintage objects by Melissa Cameron Seven Personnel (neckpiece) and 11 RPH Cannon (brooch)



If you’ve already seen this on Instagram my apologies, but the lovely co-director of Bilk, Mio Kuhnen, let the world know over the weekend that two of my pieces from the recent…
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Added by Melissa Cameron on September 24, 2016 at 2:30pm — No Comments

A hint of enamel

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

Over at Pratt in Seattle I’m going to be involved with a group-led workshop: It’s All Material: 4 Artists Teach Their Specialties (scroll down for details) starting on the 8th of September. How…

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Added by Melissa Cameron on August 29, 2016 at 9:00pm — No Comments

Mari Funaki Award 2016

Funaki Award

For those of y'all in Melbourne, the Mari Funaki award opens next Wednesday, and in it you will find my work from the recent Body Politic show Ruchnoy Protivotankovy Granatomyot, or RPG for short.

From the Gallery Funaki website:…

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Added by Melissa Cameron on August 18, 2016 at 2:09pm — No Comments

Introducing...

Anna Davern, The Duke of Devonshire, 2015

As the local representative of the Melbourne Jewellery Massive, I’m making a rare trip out of the studio tomorrow (July 27th) to talk up my buddy Anna Davern‘s work at…

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Added by Melissa Cameron on July 26, 2016 at 11:30am — 1 Comment

Shared Concerns

 

Shared Concerns:  Melissa Cameron, Aran Galligan, Dan DiCaprio, Kaori Juzu, Jill Hermans, Caitie Sellers, Lynn Batchelder, and Vincent Pontillo-Verrastro

July 1-31, 2016
Artist’s Reception: Friday July 1, 6-8pm

 

An…

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Added by Mike Holmes on June 23, 2016 at 6:00pm — 1 Comment

Get in quick!

Shared Concerns exhibition 2016 Shared Concerns exhibition 2016
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Added by Melissa Cameron on May 5, 2016 at 7:32pm — No Comments

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

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