Yusk Imai & Dante Horoiwa “Phantom Pain”
June 8, 2018
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Melbourne’s Backwoods Gallery welcomes the return of YUSK IMAI and DANTE HOROIWA, combining their artistic talent to create a dual show, “Phantom Pain”. As they illustrate in their statement, the show is the result of studio discussions exploring a “hidden sensation”, an abstract and constant, but unidentified source of pain. The show attempts to process…
Reka – “SCARLET”
March 21, 2018
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Australian contemporary artist Reka returns to his hometown of Melbourne to present ‘SCARLET’, his first new solo show in 4 years. A brooding mix of Berlin nightlife, Japanese Shibari rope bondage and post-cubist figurative studies, this is one of his most mature exhibitions to date. Influenced by his graffiti background and techniques, as well as…
Have You Seen The Listers?
February 14, 2018
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Have You Seen The Listers? Australian adventure painter, Anthony Lister, unveils a candid and personal insight into his life as he challenges conservative Australia, whilst battling his own demons. Watch slack-jawed as he takes on the law and loses. Stare in amazement as he fails at parenting. Clutch your pearls as he unleashes raw fury…
Adnate paints the Dalai Lama in Melbourne
February 6, 2017
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Australian street artist and old mate ADNATE recently spent a few days painting the rear of a building in Fitzroy on the streets of Melbourne in Australia. The three storey mural features the Dalai Lama whom he met in person last year in India. He was very moved after the meeting and wanted honoured to paint…
Per L’Australia / Passenger by Alice Pasquini Melbourne
November 18, 2016
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Italian street artist Alice Pasquini recently visited Melbourne to paint the exterior wall of the Museo Italiano in Carlton. The large ten metre mural took seven days to complete. When asked to describe the work, this is what she had to say: “The mural is dedicated to the history of Italian emigration to Australia, inspired by the…
Adnate & Plea collaborate on a new piece in Melbourne, Australia
October 29, 2015
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Adnate & Plea just wrapped up their latest collaboration which took place somewhere on the streets of Melbourne in Australia.The newly formed duo went 3D with the integration of the mailbox within the design. The end-result is stunning and shows a perfect integration of Adnate’s portrait with Plea’s abstract imagery.Take a look at more images…
Guido Van Helten unveils a new piece in Port Kembla, Australia
October 19, 2015
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Guido Van Helten is still in Australia where he just finished a brand new portrait somewhere on the streets of Port Kembla, a suburb of Wollongong 8 km south of the CBD and part of the Illawarra region of New South Wales.The popular Australian artist & muralist created this new piece showing the face of a…
Fintan Magee “The Water Carriers”, a new installation in Sydney
October 13, 2015
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Fintan Magee just sent us a series of images from his newest installation which was just completed somewhere on the streets of Sydney, Australia.The image of the children is taken from a photograph from a discarded newspaper clipping. The work shows seven Syrian refugee children, at first they appear as regular children but as you…
Guido Van Helten creates a new mural in Wollongong, Australia
October 12, 2015
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The WonderWalls Street Art Festival is currently taking place on the streets of Wollongong in Australia where Guido Van Helten just wrapped up his latest mural.This poignant and beautiful street piece is a collaboration with renowned Australian war photographer David Dare Parker which was painted from an image taken during the East Timor crisis in…
RONE creates a new mural in Canberra, Australia
August 30, 2015
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RONE just finished working on a brand new piece at the Embassy of Spain in the town of Canberra in Australia.The Australian artist brought to life some of his signature imagery with this large-scale portrait of this young and beautiful lady with her piercing eyes. Famous for his sumptuous paintings of glamorous women, in particular an…