SALA Mentorship Program

2023 SALA Mentorship Program

Introducing this years SALA 2023 mentees: Charlotte Balmforth, Sage Barkwick and Charlotte Searle. 

Grab your copy of the SALA 2023 Catalogue at one of our Youth Centre or your local IGA!

The SALA Mentorship Program seeks to nurture and support young emerging artists within the city of Onkaparinga to develop and present an exhibition as part of the 2023 SALA Festival. This program is in it's 4th year and has supported 13 young artists to exhibit their artwork and develop their practice.

2023 Exhibition details:

From my Hands - Sage Barkwick
Opening Event Tuesday 1st August 4-6pm
Delicia Acai Bar and Café, Aldinga Central Shopping Centre

"I find that when you can relate to and see the meaning to art, that’s when it sticks to you the most." - Sage Barkwick.

SALA Exhibition Details

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When Words Aren’t Enough - Charlotte Balmforth

Opening event Sunday 6th August 3-5pm
OYEH, Shop 2 24-28 Beach Road, Christies Beach

A young person’s journey through navigating life with chronic illness and mental health.

SALA Exhibition Details

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- Charlotte Searle
Opening Event Friday 25th August 12-4pm
Woodstock Wine Estate, 215 Douglas Gully Rd, McLaren Vale

Australiana will showcase local Australian flora and fauna.

SALA Exhibition Details