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by stapletonm
posted 04/10/2016

Woollahra Artists in Residence #2


On Thursday 22 September the program Artists and Curators with me, Maisy Stapleton, introduced two more Woollahra artists-in-residence, Penelope Metcalf and Eloise Rankine.

penelope-for-podcastPenelope Metcalf works in plein air depicting buildings around Woollahra from her street-side easel and travelling painting kit.

You can listen to my interview with Penelope here:

For more information on Penelope go to: http://www.penelopemetcalf.com.au/

Waverley Water Tower 30x30cm oil on timber 2016 Park Life 30x30cm, oil on timber 2016Penelope will be holding workshops at the new Woollahra Library from Friday 7 October



Penelope’s exhibition Soft City in November will be at the Saint Cloche Gallery, Paddington http://saintcloche.com/


eloise-for-podcastEloise Rankine is a young artist with a multi-faceted practice in ceramics and drawing and she also makes a production line of ceramics.

Listen to my interview with Eloise here:

You can find more about Eloise at: http://www.eloiserankine.com/

Eloise is represented by Utopia http://www.utopiaartsydney.com.au/artworks.php?artistID=62-Eloise-Rankine .

2017 Artists in Residence?

If you are interested in becoming an artist in residence next year the call has just gone out for applicants for the 2017 program. Go to http://www.woollahra.nsw.gov.au/community/arts_and_culture/artist_in_residence


If you miss the program you can listen again by going to http://eastsidefm.org/arts/artsthursday/ and clicking on the date 6 October 2016.

Tune into Arts Thursday with Maisy Stapleton every fortnight from 10:30 to noon.

On 6 October I will be interviewing the remaining artists in residence Leyla Stevens, Rafaela Pandolfini and Stella McDonald.

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