Sunday, April 26, 2009

Tender Things

Paul Compton's, Tender Things opens this Thursday night(April 30th).

An exhibition that playfully explores the inherent fragility of objects, illusions and human lives. This collection of handmade books, objects and drawings combines droll cynicism with sincere empathy and hints at themes of the outsider, animism and nostalgia. Join us from 6-8pm. Exhibition continues until May 26.

Wednesday, April 22, 2009

Palm Reader Exhibition

To celebrate our 1st Birthday Hand Held invites artists to submit proposals or images for possible inclusion in a group exhibition. Book and object makers are invited to respond to the term 'Palm Reader'. Work can be in any medium or form. There will be a $20 entry fee for works selected into the exhibition. Peoples choice award on opening night will be granted a 2010 exhibition at Hand Held.
Proposals for Palm reader are now closed.