Gallery One62 is a privately owned art gallery based in Auburn, NSW, that has been supporting local and international artists since 2018. They have held solo exhibitions for a number of local artists as well as poets and musician while also showcasing group shows for local together with international artists.
Gallery One62 recently had an International Women’s Day exhibition and is now exhibiting Islamic Art and calligraphy.
The opening day, held on Sunday 11 April 2021, was a great success as fans of art flocked the gallery and were also gifted with live calligraphy demonstration by renowned Iranian artists, Jalal Pouramini, who had exhibited his works at the Imam Hussein Shrine and other masjids in Iran.
Mr Jalal Pouramini
This Ramadan, the walls of Gallery One62 are decorated with works by Sithi Thasleema, Roger ibn Tyrone, Samia Khan, Azlin Ali, Sarah Mumtaz, Shahid Malik, Atif Ali, Umair Ahmad, Rabia Daud, Rafi Riaz, Tasneem F Imaan and Jalal Pouramini.
In conjunction with the theme of Islamic calligraphy, Gallery One62 is now running an Islamic Calligraphy Competition open to everyone. Participants may send images of their artwork to Gallery One62 Facebook page or by email to [email protected]
To be chosen as finalist, send your artwork before Saturday 15 May 2021 with your name and contact details. The top 10 finalists will be announced on Tuesday 18 May 2021. The finalist will then compete on the competition day on Sunday 23 May 2021 at Gallery One62. Cash prizes of $500, $300 and $200 are to be won.
For more information, do contact us at Gallery One62 Facebook and Instagram or email to [email protected]