Rone Book Release

Melbourne-based artist Rone has just released his first coffee table slab. The self-titled book features a retrospective of his works, exploring the juxtaposition and often contentious relationship between beauty and decay and the corresponding tug of war that exists between youth and ruin. As one of the pioneering figureheads in the art of large-scale muralism,

Yusk Imai – Organic Future

ORGANIC FUTURE by Brazilian artist YUSK IMAI is open now at Backwoods Gallery, Australia. The show is the Imai’s 5th solo exhibition at the space over a period of 10 years. Directed and filmed by Byron Kehoe, this edit was recorded over Zoom through some late night/ early morning interviews with Yusk, who was stuck

PichiAvo in Port Adelaide, Australia

Spanish street art duo PichiAvo were invited to paint for Wonderwalls Port Adelaide, one the largest mural festival in South Australia. PichiAvo is known for combining art, sculpture artwork, architecture, space and urban setting into one. They create a clear color splash deconstructing classical art and contemporary urban art. In this particular mural, they integrated François-Joseph Bosio’s Cupid

“Dive” by Vesod in Port Adelaide, Australia

Italian Artist Vesod just completed a new mural for the WonderWalls Port Adelaide Street Art Project. Entitled “Dive”, the Italian artist brought to life a beautiful new piece that will be enjoyed by the locals for many years to come Vesod’s artistic attitude has been fostered by his father Dovilio Brero, surrealistic painter, whose influence

Fin DAC in Australia & New Zealand

Globe-trotting urban artist, Fin DAC has spent the last 6 months on the road indulging in a ‘spraycation’ of sorts. As such he hasn’t really been keeping us up to date with his goings-on but, we’ve just heard from him on his return from down under in Australia and New Zealand. The Irish artists’ sponsorship

Artist Interview: Kaff-eine

Kaff-eine has gained a strong following in Australia for her illustrative freehand style, delicate linework, and quiet melancholic characters placed on the streets of her hometown, Melbourne. Outside her country she has painted public and private works in Germany, France, USA and the Philippines; including successful solo and group shows. We reached her for a

ROA returns to Melbourne with a giant “Honey Possum”

ROA recently dropped back into Melbourne for a six week residency as he prepares for his upcoming solo exhibition at Backwoods Gallery. Before getting started, he painted this Honey Possum on the side of  STREAT, a neat social enterprise based in a 150 year old building that was previously a bordello. Renowned for his monumental

#BushfireBrandalism Across Sydney, Melbourne & Brisbane

“As a collective group of Australian artists, we have been driven to reclaim public advertising space with posters speaking to the Australian government’s inaction on climate change and the devastating bushfires. We do not accept that this situation is ‘business as usual’. We are making these issues visible in our public spaces and in our