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MICHAEL KEMPSON: CHILD’S PLAY

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Thursday June 28th – Saturday August 25th at 11:00am to 5:30pm

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Garter Lane Arts Centre presents Child’s Play, an exhibition by Australian artist Michael Kempson.

Michael Kempson has been exhibiting since 1983, with   a total of 28 one-person exhibitions and over 200 group exhibitions, including; Michael Kempson: Work and Play at Song Ya Feng Art Centre, Beijing (2017); Kyoto Hanga 2014: Australia and Japan at the Kyoto Municipal Museum, Japan (2014) and a major exhibition Seen/Unseen – Michael Kempson / A Survey of Prints at V.M. Art Gallery, Karachi, Pakistan (2010). He was a commissioned artist for the Print Council of Australia Member’s Print (1994, 2001 & 2014). He also has a large curatorial practice.

As well as being a practising artist, Michael Kempson is the Convenor of Printmaking Studies and Director of Cicada Press at the University of New South Wales Art & Design in Sydney, Australia.

He has held a number of other prominent positions including, International Member at Large for the US based Southern Graphics Council International (2014-2016). He also initiates printmaking projects in the Asia-Pacific, in his position as Director of Cicada Press, working with over 200 significant Australian and international artists, resulting in 56 curated exhibitions.

Free event.

For more info click here.

Garter Lane Arts Centre, O’ Connell Street, Waterford.

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