Grad Show: Full Steam Astern

Congratulations to our fundraising team!

Our fundraising team: Chantelle, Clare, ChelseaPaniti (Steph who helped with the organisation of the event), who raised $370!! This is a single event that raised the most money after the Art Auction! Well done!!! (Look at all the motorbikes at the back!)

Grad Show website

We are putting the final touches on the Grad Show website. A Big Thank you also to Mackenzie and David A for helping with uploading content and Jasmine for making the final tweaks to the web catalogue.

If you have not submitted any information as requested, please do so as soon as possible. We no longer need your statement or headshot, but we do need 3 images of your work  – please format them as follows:

  • 72 dpi
  • 600px height

Your need to supply the title as: Title, year of production, medium, duration/ dimension (if relevant). Upload these stills to your folder on Google drive: https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B9_vba57mNcyQjl6RjBTVXdidlU and please let Jasmine know that you have done this.

Grad Show schedule

We will need the curatorial committee: Jane, Sonny, Anh, Kate, Steph, Chloe, Clare, and Lily on Friday 17 November 2017 at 11am in building 25, Main Campus. We need to re-assess our draft layout plan for work. The final plan will be uploaded to medadada.net – please check this site.

We also need physical assistance in uploading transported equipment from iC as well as preparation of the rooms (including painting) so please wear work clothes.  If you are not on the curatorial committee but want to help out – we would love to have you.

The installation period is Monday 20 November and Tuesday 21 November. You must be present to install your work in the designated location. If you are not there, your work will not be included in the exhibition.

Opening event

The Grad Show, officially SCOPE: 2017 UOW Graduate Exhibition, is to be formally opened on Friday 24 November 6 – 9pm.

You are welcomed to bring up to 3 guests with you on the night. There is a large number of students participating in the exhibition this year and due to building’s capacity we need to put a ticketing system in place Please obtain your tickets here by registering for the free event at Event Brite 

Speeches are scheduled in 25.107 at 6.30pm. There is limited capacity in the lecture theatre but the event will be live streamed and guests are welcomed at other live stream locations in the building which include 25.163 and 25.128.

Exhibition period

The exhibition will run from Saturday 25 November until Saturday 9 December. It will open to the public on 3 Saturdays from 12 – 5pm):

  • Saturday 25 November
  • Saturday 2 December
  • Saturday 9 December

We need attendants for these three days. Your duties will include turning on/off projections/ av works/ lights, unlocking and locking up spaces. You will need to be present for visitors.

I am asking the following students who signed up for Event and Marketing teams to volunteer. If you or your friend can attend one of these afternoons, please let me know as soon as you can. It would be great to have your contributions:

Kayla, Maya, Kade, Joanna, Briana, Binaisha, Harrison, Sam, Nick, Nathan, David G, Noelle, Teagan

Uninstall

All students must come in to uninstall and collect their works on Monday 11 December 10am. More details to follow.

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