Venue

Gaffa Gallery

Address

281 Clarence Street , Sydney VIEW MAP

Date

10 August, 1pm - 2pm
17 August, 1pm - 1:45pm

Tickets

Free

Bookings

BOOK ONLINE

Enquiries

Zara Collins

White Heat: Free Public Touch Tours

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White Heat

White Exhibition Katherine Wheeler Untitled 2012 Photo: Joshua Morris
White Exhibition Katherine Wheeler Untitled 2012 Photo: Joshua Morris

Join co-curator of White Heat & artist, Zara Collins, on a touch tour at Gaffa Gallery where you’ll experience raw clay, ceramic tools and featured artists’ objects. You’ll also encounter the ideas behind the exhibition and each artists’ methodologies.

This is a unique, creative and inclusive hands-on experience for lovers of craft, design and art. You’ll get an insight into the process of designing wearables for the body and experience the tactility of the work on show in White Heat.

The exhibition also includes a ‘Touch Table’, where visitors can independently engage with the artworks with senses other than sight.

Specifically designed tour for members of the community with hearing or sight impairments will be offered on Saturdays.

Touch Tour 1-2pm Saturday 10 August.

A Special Touch Tour for Sydney Design Week is scheduled for 1pm – 1:45pm on Saturday 17 August.

Bookings essential, numbers limited. To book please contact whiteheatexhibition@gmail.com

Image caption: White Exhibition Katherine Wheeler Untitled 2012 Photo: Joshua Morris

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White Exhibition Deirdre Hoban Porcelain Neckpiece 2013 Photo: Joshua Morris
Kris Coad Necklace of Haikus 2011 Photo: Joshua Morris

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