Reart 2015 – International Upcycle Exhibition & Book Launch

Congratulations to Brett Martin for taking out the winning prize of Reart 2015 with his 3.5m great white shark. Congratulations also to the People’s Choice Award winner Brian McNamara for his Automaphone.

About
Reart is an exhibition to inspire the world to reconsider the idea of waste. It focuses on innovation in upcycling from a selection of local and international artists.

In it’s first year running Reart will open it’s doors to the public on April 22nd to coincide with Earth Day. The exhibition will also highlight the launch of Retrash, a coffee table book showcasing the upcycled work of 82 designers and artists from 20 countries around the world. Author Nathan Devine will be signing copies of his book on Saturday 25 April from 2pm – 4pm where the winner of the People’s Choice Award will be announced.

Exhibition Details

M2 Gallery, 450 Elizabeth St Surry Hills NSW Australia
22-24 April 12pm-6pm (Wed-Fri)
25-26 April 10am-5pm (Sat-Sun) – Book Signing from 2pm-4pm on Saturday

In it’s first year running, Reart will open it’s doors to the public on April 22nd to coincide with Earth Day. Author of Retrash Nathan Devine will be signing copies of his book on Saturday 25 April from 2pm-4pm, the winner of the People’s Choice Award will also be announced.

Awards

1st Place $250 Etsy Voucher, Copy of Retrash – Upcycle Repurpose Reuse Recycle, Cut&Create Glass Bottle Cutter
The winner of this award will be selected by the curatorial panel and will be announced on the 21st April at launch night M2 Gallery, 450 Elizabeth Street Surry Hills NSW 2010 (invitation only event).

PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD – 2nd Place $100 Etsy Voucher, Copy of Retrash – Upcycle Repurpose Reuse Recycle, Cut&Create Glass Bottle Cutter
The winner of this award will be decided by the artworks with the highest number of votes cast by the attendees during the exhibition. The winners will be announced on the 25 April at 2pm @ the M2 Gallery, 450 Elizabeth Street Surry Hills NSW 2010.

Sale of artworks

All works in Reart 2015 will be available for sale through the exhibitors section of the Reart website (launching 21 April 2015).

M2 Gallery Surry Hills Reart 2015

 

Selecting and judging

Artworks will be chosen for exhibition by our panel of judges for display at the M2 Gallery, 450 Elizabeth St Surry Hills NSW.

Enquiries
For more information visit www.reart.com. All queries regarding the exhibition and application process can be made to Nathan Devine on 02 4234 4828 or nathan@reart.com

Platinum Sponsors

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