Stability, Grace, Endurance: Hand Crafted in Early Barossa

12 Apr 2024 – 3 Jun 2024
An exhibition bringing together early Barossa pottery, furniture, textile, loaned and borrowed from museums and collectores. Part of SA History Festival 2024

An exhibition realised by The Barossa Regional Gallery, together with the Barossa Council, and in collaboration with the Barossa Museum and a number of Barossa locals, experts and collectors. Featured are loaned pottery, furniture, lacework and textiles, decorative arts, displayed together with the work of contemporary artists Sera Waters and Illona Glastonbury who have drawn inspiration directly from early Barossa crafted objects and stories.

visit barossagallery.com.au for updates on upcoming workshops and activities associated with this exhibition.

Artworks in Exhibition

Beyond Clearing/Beyond McCubbin (homage to Bruce Pascoe)
26cm (W) x 36cm (H)
2022, found frame, gumnuts, cotton, leather. Photograph by Grant Hancock.
2024 Golden Embrace
Golden Embrace
42cm (W) x 64cm (H) x 4cm (D)
Repurposed gloves, cotton, leather
The Unwritten Between: Tears Blood Toil Sweat Milk
57cm (W) x 61cm (H)
Repurposed hessian sack, trim, string, wool, cotton