A study residency at frontyard Marrickville, March 9th-22nd The goal of this residency at frontyard is to not have a goal. During my residency, I will seek to get INPUT through reading, pausing, thinking, talking, visiting, exploring, engaging, walking, meditating. My intention is to ... Read More
Here we showcase where the "art" in BKAD comes from. Creative projects that make us who we are and enrich our creative fabric.
"Messages from Austinmer" is an art and community project based around the creative community of the Illawarra. It is a collaboration with artist, curator and educator Deirdre Arthur-Armstrong. The concept of "Messages from Austinmer" is ever evolving, and revolves around connecting ... Read More
In getting back to my busy working mum life, I started having a huge longing to be more creative. I managed on the spur of the moment to self-motivate by giving myself a “challenge to draw” in late 2013. Making it public. Using Facebook to do it, and to be be accountable. I got through it, ... Read More
Mama's Creative Endeavours is an open studio space and time for creative mums to work on their projects and connect with fellow mothers. For over two years I have been hosting this event every 3-4 weeks in my studio, countless songs have been composed, drawings and paintings have been ... Read More
In 2007 and 2008 Bettina travelled as artist in residence aboard the M/V Lyubov Orlova and Icebreaker Kapitan Khlebnikov to the Antarctic peninsula. Influenced by this experience she worked on a series of paintings in oil on glass, and on found wood, as well as photogrphs. These were exhibited ... Read More