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Over a six month period in Ringwood on the outskirts of Melbourne, nine female street artists were chosen from across Australia and abroad to paint nine large works of art at the newly renovated Eastland development.   These were the street artists involved:

23rd Key who painted the largest stencil artwork ever painted in Australia,

Baby Guerilla who did a large paste up of a woman floating in the sky

Camille Walala flew in from London and painted the largest wall she had ever done

Deb who jetted in from San Fransisco

Georgia Hill who came in from Sydney

Hayley Welsh flew in from Perth

Lucy Lucy collaborated with Shannon Crees who flew in from Sydney

and Vexta who flew in from Brooklyn, New York

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Dean Sunshine

About Dean Sunshine

Dean Sunshine has lived in Melbourne Australia all his life and experienced first hand the graffiti and aerosol art movement as it began there in the 80's. For the last decade he has keenly followed the development of the local street art scene and photographed and documented thousands of works for no other reason than appreciation of the art form. Putting his interest online Dean started his blog called Land of Sunshine in 2010 which led to the self-publication of two books – Land of Sunshine (2012) and Street Art Now (2014) His blog is regularly updated with the latest street art and graffiti in Melbourne and also takes photos when travelling the world. Aside from documentation, he also offers the exterior walls of his warehouse in Brunswick, Melbourne for local and international artists to regularly paint and facilitates large and small street art commissions and projects. All photos are his own unless otherwise specified.