“CONSTRUCT” by Brad Eastman @ Backwoods Gallery
August 31, 2020
12 min read
Brad Eastman (Beastman) born 1980, is a multidisciplinary artist from Sydney, Australia, who currently lives and works in Bali, Indonesia. Influenced by the biodiversity, symbolism and design aesthetics behind nature’s growth patterns and organic landscapes, Eastman’s paintings, digital illustration, commercial projects and public murals explore a unique visual language, depicting future environments of abstracted geometric…
Rone Book Release
July 9, 2020
3 min read
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
June 13, 2020
2 min read
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. Yusk Imai – Organic Future Directed and filmed by Byron Kehoe, this edit was recorded over Zoom through some late night/ early morning interviews…
ROA: ANNIHILATION
March 26, 2020
2 min read
Roa’s latest show, ‘Annihilation’ is on now at Backwoods Gallery, Melbourne, but due to current circumstances, the exhibition is only available for viewing by appointment only. However, as a special treat for StreetArtNews fans, we have loads of pictures of the install and artworks to share with the rest of the world. Stay tuned to…
Revolver Upstairs Presents… 1UP x Martha Cooper in Melbourne!
December 4, 2019
3 min read
Revolver Upstairs Presents Seasons of Change 34: Summer – featuring Martha Cooper (USA) and 1UP Crew (GER). Legendary NYC documentary photographer Martha Cooper joins Berlin graffiti collective 1UP Crew for a one-night only show of artwork, movie screenings and DJ showcases. Featuring an exhibition of all-new canvases and artworks created just for the night, as…
Kaff-eine – Southern Wild
November 21, 2019
3 min read
Melbourne street artist Kaff-eine’s upcoming exhibition, Southern Wild, celebrates our real, everyday bodies through surreal nude portraits of humanlike characters. Melbourne’s street art spotters have long spied them lurking in city laneways and abandoned spaces; paintings of large, quietly looming characters with nude human bodies, deer skull heads, and hooves for feet. Kaff-eine’s intriguing ‘deerhunters’…
Banksy – Gross Domestic Product Store – Open Now!
October 17, 2019
3 min read
Gross Domestic Product – The homewares brand from Banksy™ Straight out of the gate, several rules for the homeware store set a semi-serious tone for the buyers, perhaps aimed at putting off the rabid hordes of eBay flippers, perhaps at least acknowledging them. The warnings are as follows… How it works The shop is not first come,…
DFace x XLARGE Japan
October 8, 2019
1 min read
This fall, a collaboration between DFace and the street brand ‘XLARGE’, will be launched worldwide, with an exclusive pre-sale in-store at Seibu Shibuya Store, Japan. During the preview, DFace will be painting a fresh mural, transforming the face of Inokashira Dōri Ave in Tokyo. DFace will also be exhibiting in Tokyo for the first time…
Anthony Lister – CULTURE IS OVER
July 17, 2019
1 min read
Anthony Lister kicks off the 10-year anniversary of his No Win Sitch exhibition with an exclusive show opening tonight in Sydney. In 2009, Lister held a one night only pop up art event in Sydney’s Kings Cross, encompassing an installation in the notorious Porky’s Strip Club on the red-light strip. To mark the ten-year anniversary…
Georgia Hill – A Measure of All Things
May 29, 2019
2 min read
A Measure Of All Things is Georgia Hill’s debut Melbourne solo show, in which she explores how structures and language combine to become a scale in which our experiences exist, a place where the physical world connects and shapes our own interpretations. Hill’s large scale mural practice is distilled and reframed through canvas artworks, installation…

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