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Montsalvat Arts Festival 2017


Montsalvat’s Arts Festival showcases aspects of our arts program. It therefore includes live music, visual arts and workshops. We include historic tours of Montsalvat for those interested in the colourful history of Montsalvat. It is aimed at all age groups with workshops and opportunities to be creative for children and adults alike!

Sunday 10 September, 10am - 4pm

Tickets
Family $35
Adult $14
Concession / Child $10
Children under 5 FREE

To book your tickets, CLICK HERE

PROGRAM
To book into workshops/demonstrations/tours marked with an * please purchase a ticket online and then phone Montsalvat on (03) 9439 7712 to make a booking.

10am – 4pm    Montsalvat Artists Open Studios              
10am – 4pm    Sculptures by Aldo Bilotta in the Grounds
10am – 4pm    Sculpture by Matt Hill in the Grounds
10am – 4pm    Sculpture by Lloyd Godman in the Barn Courtyard
10am – 4pm    Montsalvat Painting School open
10am – 4pm    Kabuu organic plants available
10- 4pm           Instagram Competition
10 – 4pm          Music in three dimensions An exhibition of guitars made on site with Australian tone woods in The Great Hall
10pm – 4pm    The Wilde Bunch Florist in the Barn Courtyard
10am – 4pm    Stick ya neck out collar design workshop in the Chapel
10am – 4pm    Another Brick In the Wall Creating ephemeral sculpture in the Grounds
10am – 4pm    Children’s Mural (until completed) in the Meadow
10am – 4pm    Installation by Louise Meuwissen in a tucked away corner of Montsalvat
10am – 4pm    Fairy House Workshop for children in the Skipper studio
10am – 4pm    Mosaic Demonstration in the Skipper Studio
10am– 12pm    Meet the Artist Susan Hase in the Residents Gallery
10am - 11am     Affinity Trio performing in the Barn Gallery
10.30am - 11.30am *Children’s Self Portrait Class in Kate Belvedere’s studio (Bookings Essential)
11am – 12pm    Chris Wynne Guitar Makers Presentation in the Great Hall
11am – 1pm      *Hand Casting Workshop with Susan Reddrop (Part One) in the Glass Studio (Bookings essential)
11am – 12pm    *Wheel Throwing Demonstration at Clay Talk (15 maximum) (Bookings essential)
11am – 12pm     Paul Mason solo pianist performing in the Barn Gallery
11am – 12pm     Meet the Artist Belinda Rogers in the Barn Gallery
11am – 12pm     The Scrims performing beside the Glasshouse Studio
11am                 *Montsalvat Tours starting in the Barn Gallery (bookings essential)
12pm -1pm        Wind, Wire, Wood performance by Rodney Waterman and Ben Robertson in the Upper Gallery
12pm - 1pm       Mezzo Soprano Juliet Dufour performing by the Monet Pond
12pm – 1pm      *Nesting A children’s Workshop in the Pine Forest (8 maximum)(Bookings essential)
12pm - 2pm      Clay Talk open to the public
1pm - 2pm        *Children’s Perspective Drawing Class in Kate Belvedere’s Studio (Bookings essential)
1pm – 2pm        Thando Sikwila Trio performing in the grounds
1pm – 2pm        Mr Stone performing in the Meadow
1pm – 2pm        Chris Wynne Guitar Makers Presentation in the Great Hall
1pm - 3pm        Meet the Artist in Residence, Florentina Munteanu in the Gatehouse Studio
1pm – 3pm        Meet the Artist Silvia Sellitto in the Long Gallery                                         
2pm – 3pm       La Rumba Gypsy Flamenco group performing in the Great Hall Courtyard
2pm – 3pm       *Wheel Throwing Demonstration at Clay Talk (15 maximum) (Bookings essential)
2pm – 4pm       Meet the Artist Susan Hase in the Residents Gallery
2pm – 4pm       Meet the Artist Belinda Rogers in the Barn Gallery
2pm - 3pm       *Montsalvat Tours starting in the Barn Gallery (bookings essential)
3.30 – 4pm      *Hand Casting Workshop participants pick up their ‘hands’ from the Glass Studio             

Food Vans
Grace Café
Twisted Fisherman
Bibimbap
Dr Sous
Billy Van Creamy
Paella Truck

Book now to avoid disappointment
Please note that we do not offer refunds for ticket sales

Parking onsite will be reserved for performers, volunteers and staff. Parking will be available in surrounding streets, however we encourage attendees to take public transport, take an uber, or car pool

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