Endurance Exhibition – Joshua YELDHAM 2017

by | Sep 9, 2017

Joshua Yeldham Endurance Exhibition

  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter

White Owl 2014 – Joshua YELDHAM

 

 

  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter

Joshua YELDHAM – Tweed Regional Gallery 2017

 

Sydney based Artist, Joshua Yeldham “Endurance” Exhibition,  Private Collection is currently on show at Tweed Regional Gallery, Murwillumbah, NSW. This exhibition is one of my favourites to date.

This exceptional collection of art works came from a deep spiritual affiliation with the land and a reverential love of nature.  Joshua Yeldham’s practice forms a complex interplay between narrative and myth, imagination and experience. In fact, Joshua’s representation of art is particular moving for me and thousands of others.

 

 Joshua Yeldham’s Journey From Darkness To Light 

 Joshua Yeldham was targeted by school bullies when he attended the Sydney exclusive Cranbrook School. After leaving school, he eventually found his feet through travel and a successful foray into film-making. The artist and film-maker lives with his wife, Jo, and their two children, Indigo, 12, and Jude, 7. He has won a Student Emmy Award, been nominated for a Student Oscar and was a 2018 finalist in the Wynne, Sulman and Archibald prizes. Nowadays, his focus is on the things most important to him – family, fine art and the mysticism of the Australian landscape. In 2017, Joshua won the Wynne Art Prize for Mother Tree Morning Bay. 

ABC One Plus One Interview 

After seeing Jane Hutcheon’s ABC One Plus One Interview with Joshua, I was able to understand better the concepts behind his magnificent art works. Here is a link to that extraordinary interview.  Joshua’s ‘One Plus One’ interview with ABC host Jane Hutcheon is very touching and unforgettable.  

The exhibition included a large number of pictures and carvings of owls; a bird adopted by Yeldham as a fertility totem when he discovered he was infertile. Both of his children were conceived through IVF.

Today, Joshua works from his home studio and his children attend the local school which is a very different upbringing from  what his parents gave him! 

 

  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter

Joshua Yeldham

Discover Northern NSW

The big drawcard to Northern NSW is undoubtedly the Tweed Regional Gallery and Margaret Olley Art Centre, however, there is more to Murwillumbah than just art. Murwillumbah is a booming small town with a lot going for it. Check out my Discover Murwillumbah blog and Tumbulgum NSW blogs 

Travel Planning Resources

Packing Checklist

Subscribe to the Progressive Traveller community and receive my FREE printable travel packing checklists. Learn how to pack efficiently and maximise your luggage space for your next trip abroad. (checklist available at the end of this section)

Book Your Flight

Skyscanner is my favourite airline search engine for booking both my domestic and international flights. Also check out my pro tips on how to find the best and cheapest flights in my Go Travel eBook.

Rent A Car

RentalCars.com is where you will find the right car in the right place at the right price. It’s the best car rental site for comparing prices and offers.

Book Accommodation

My go-to-online accommodation search engine is Booking.com. With over 830,000 hotels, apartments, villas, resorts, guest houses and B&Bs, you will be spoilt for choice. They offer great rates, *free cancellation, no reservation fees and best prices are guaranteed. Through the booking site you have access to customer reviews, special offers and great deals. Plus, each accommodation is shown by location and photos, so you know exactly what to expect.

Save $35 with this Airbnb coupon code and learn the best way to find cheap Airbnb accommodation around the world. Check my Go Travel eBook for more accommodation pro tips.

Protect You and Your Belongings

If you can’t afford travel insurance, you can’t afford to travel! Protect yourself and your belongings with my preferred consumer insurer, World Nomads. They provide an extensive range of options to suit your type of travel and they are giving my readers a 5% discount code when they enter Go Travel. Head to World Nomads, and enter the promo code GOTRAVEL for an exclusive discount!*  

Please note: 

  • For our Canadian and US travellers, unfortunately due to financial services laws, World Nomads cannot provide a discount. This promotional code cannot be used with any other discount offer, including World Nomads Members’ discount for travel insurance policy holders.

 

  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
Go Travel Toolkit checklist

Get My Travel Checklist

 

Join Our Travel Community and Get My Travel Checklist for FREE

 

Your email address will never ever be shared, and you can easily unsubscribe whenever you want

Privacy consent

Welcome to the Progressive Traveller Tribe. You have successfull subscribed.

Pin It on Pinterest