In order to bridge the gap in Perth's art worlds, the ArtGames is bringing together diverse artistic minds and activating collaboration amongst the creative communities. An ArtGames event can involve intense competitions, fun games or just provide entertainment for a community festival or private function. The purpose of the ArtGames is to showcase hidden & emerging talents of the creative people living around you ! Its also a great place to meet like-minded people in your area.
A brand new series will be kicking off February 2015. Details to be released over the new year.
In the meantime Skirmish Battles can infiltrate events around Perth, make sure you are there follow The ArtGames on facebook - A skirmish is a battle outside of the series, a variety of fun competitions & games to further promote a wide range of artistic creatives. Each Skirmish is unique adapted to each location.
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2013-2014 - The ArtGames Season Series:
A full year of the ArtGames competitions occurring around the four climate seasons. Each of the season series are a knock-out competitions between 8 local emerging artists. The competition is broken into four initial rounds, competing two artists stepping up to create an artwork within only 100 minutes on a large canvas'. Their artwork must depict a theme phrase which they have been advised 10 days prior to the battle. After the timer has ended, the artist has one chance to explain how their artwork matches the theme, then the winner is determined by the loudest applause from the crowd and highest points scored from three guest judges invited to a single round. The artist voted through continues into the Semi-Final & Grand Final rounds to compete the other victors.
The series evolve each season to incorporate new challenges and ideas. Thanks to Jacksons Drawing supplies, each contestant is provided with standard paints and tools but are encouraged & welcomed to bring their own secret weapons to assist wow the crowd and the judges.
ARTGAMES SEASON SERIES
HOSTED @ THE GOOD SHEPHERD BAR,
25 MAY / ROUND 1 - MONDAY _vs CASSEY LEE HUTTON
08 JUN / ROUND 2 - POTIONX _vs CHILLIBROS
22 JUN / ROUND 3 - RLSM _vs CODE E
06 JUL / ROUND 4 - SALLY RIDGE _vs HEATHER BRADLEY
20 JUL / SEMI-FINAL 1 - CASSEY LEE HUTTON _vs POTIONX
27 JUL / SEMI-FINAL 2 - RLSM vs SALLY RIDGE
09 FEB / ROUND 1 - RLSM _vs FUTURE SHOCK
23 FEB / ROUND 2 - JOY _vs FERLY
09 MAR / ROUND 3 - JOE _vs ROBYN FASSOM
23 MAR / ROUND 4 - VITAMIN DE _vs CITRUS KNIGHTSHADE
06 APR / SEMI-FINAL 1 - RLSM _vs JOY
13 APR / SEMI-FINAL 2 - JOE _vs VITAMIN DE
27 APR / GRAND FINAL - KILLJOY _vs JOE
09 OCT / ROUND 1 - SHRINK _vs FIELDEY
23 OCT / ROUND 2 - GAEA ANASTAS _vs JENNA DOWNING
06 NOV / ROUND 3 - ARCADIAN DREAMS _vs EMILY JOAN GIBBS
20 NOV / ROUND 4 - BREEZY-E _vs LENE JEANETTE SVEEN
01 DEC / SEMI-FINAL 1 - FIELDEY _vs JENNA DOWNING
01 DEC / SEMI-FINAL 2 - EMILY JOAN GIBBS _vs BREEZY-E
15 DEC / GRAND FINAL - JENNA DOWNING _vs EMILY JOAN GIBBS
10 JUL / ROUND 1 - MIKE DEKKER _vs GIRRL TOYY
24 JUL / ROUND 2 - BUELLO _vs TOMAHAWK
07 AUG / ROUND 3 - ALEX _vs FLICKY
21 AUG / ROUND 4 - LIAM DEE _vs HAYLEY WELSH
15 SEP / SEMI-FINAL 1 - MIKE DEKKER _vs TOMAHAWK
15 SEP / SEMI-FINAL 2 - ALEX _vs HAYLEY WELSH
15 SEP / GRAND FINAL - MIKE DEKKER _vs HAYLEY WELSH