The Art of Mulga

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By Celeste Hawkins Although ‘born inspired’, it was after the birth of his first child that Joel (known about the traps as ‘Mulga’) decided to take his art even more seriously. His wife Sarah relates how he is basically unable to sit still and is either drawing compulsively or wandering around the lounge room with his guitar. “I don’t really … Read More

Beautiful Bondi Beach Art

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Being Good Friday and having just returned to stormy Melbourne from a perfectly warm Sydney, I haven’t managed to gather my thoughts and my notes on a very interesting Sydney based artist who is pretty handy with a black pen and not to shabby on the ink either. But more of that next time… Here are a few snaps from Bondi Beach … Read More

Glass Art: Andrew Crewes

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For a long time, Andrew’s work has centered around creating a ‘world of tomorrow’ where a strange hybrid of plant, robot and human characters merge and interact. He explains that he wants these little worlds to appear as if “they sprung up overnight completely unexpectedly and with no explanation whatsoever”. Obviously, this Melbourne based artist likes surprises and what offers … Read More

Justin Lee Williams: New Project

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What is it about the portrait that can make one feel such strong emotion? Sometimes a portrait will border on disturbing, yet draw us back in, again and again. Is it something in the eyes or the prevalence of sunken cheeks? Who is the subject and how much of the artist themselves is present? This is something I would like … Read More

Emerging Artist:Tom Vincent

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TOM VINCENT   Tom is a young emerging artist from Melbourne. At the not so old age of 21, he is producing some beautiful geometric shape adorned canvases that are a sight for the eyes. As a teenager, Tom was really  interested in graffiti and spent 6 years developing his skills. He explains: “I was really fortunate to have a … Read More