Choose a Category

Nov 21, 2013

ARTICLE : Lifelines at the Art Gallery of WA - part two

"Art Within Art: Lifelines by Aneta Wnek, Part Two

It is Sunday afternoon at AGWA and Lifelines artist Aneta Wnek is carefully choosing her next subject. While slowly wandering through the Van Gogh, Dalí and Beyond exhibition she spies a young man sitting alone on a black leather bench. He could be absorbing the arrangement of sculptures by Alberto Giacometti, Julio González and David Smith or just taking a rest from viewing over a hundred artworks. No doubt to his surprise, he is about to be approached by an artist who will ask him to become a work of art.   >> read rest of the story

CommentsCategories ARTICLE Tags Art within Art, Art Gallery of WA, article, Aneta, Wnek,

Sep 13, 2013

ARTICLE : Lifelines at the Art Gallery of WA - part one

It's always fascinating (and nervewrecking) to see how someone other than myself might interpret Lifelines ... here's how the Art Gallery of Western Australia's put it in their recent blog about the Lifelines CollaborART project at the Art Gallery ...

 "Art Within Art: Lifelines by Aneta Wnek

Aneta Wnek loves strangers. Her visual art project Lifelines depends on the willingness of unsuspecting passers-by to sit for her drawings. Lifelines began on a whim during a trip to Thailand in 2004. Fast forward to 2013, Wnek is continuing the project as a CollaborART Partner at AGWA within the Van Gogh, Dalí and Beyond exhibition space.

To become the subject of art is the last thing one would expect when visiting Van Gogh, Dalí and Beyond, but Wnek has been ‘endlessly moved and surprised’ by  >> read rest of the story

CommentsCategories ARTICLE IN THE NEWS