Mothership Connection?! Oops… we mean Collection! It’s time to gather your space junk and bring it down to Sketch City for a makeover On Sunday 17 May. Whether it be record bags, shoes, bikes, cars or the kitchen sink, bring it along to exchange with your fellow artist to get painted up! Also enjoy stylee paintin’ demo’s by Makatron, Club Muchacho and Damage.
Posted 05-08-2009 by Rachee Renee in Art stuff, Melbourne, Sketch City, Uncategorized
A few weeks ago I picked up a Polaroid camera from a second hand store. To my horror I then discovered that Polaroid stopped production of most of its instant film products and had shut down their factories. Some pricey 600 film was still available but even that was due to expire very shortly.
Posted 05-07-2009 by Poppy Calhoun in Art stuff, Uncategorized
Throne is the latest addition to OCCUPY: Art in Strange Places, an exhibition currently on at Federation Square. As a part of Art In Strange Places, Melbourne artist Clare McCracken has transformed two toilet cubicles (one male, one female) in The Atrium at Federation Square in the opulent style of pre-revolutionary France.
Posted 05-05-2009 by Nicole Tattersall in Art stuff, Design Stuff, Melbourne
In an effort to clean up hundreds of illegal billboards in New York City, an organisation called NYSAT and a dozen of their volunteers have teamed up with 80 artists and transformed New York City into a large scale urban gallery.
Posted 05-03-2009 by Robert Hecimovic in Art stuff
Julien and Romain are two French film makers who’ve come to Melbourne to write, shoot and edit an independent documentary all about the Melbourne street art scene. Come to a screening of Melbourne INK at Open Channel’s shed at docklands and you’ll also witness some live tunes and painting by Meggs, Rone, Reka, Phibs, Haha, Drew and Vexta.
Posted 04-30-2009 by Robert Hecimovic in Art stuff, Melbourne
This Saturday in Melbourne there will be a studio sale featuring pieces by Anna Laura, Jodie Nicholson, Kate Boulton, Rachel Francis, Samantha Sultana and Peta Pledger. Items from fabrics to patterns, sewing and craft supplies, new stock to over stock and many more wonderful bits and pieces.
What: Studio Sale
When: Saturday 2 May, 9am - 5pm
Posted 04-28-2009 by Nicole Tattersall in Art stuff, Melbourne
Posted by Nicole Tattersall in Art stuff, Writing stuff
Yo! It’s so great to know that cool stuff is happening in your hood! This happened to mine!
BLU is awesome. Especially now that he’s decided to make this rad mural in my dear Denmark!
Posted 04-20-2009 by Camilla Bromann in Art stuff, International
Canadian artist Acorn is high rollin’ in Melbourne Town!
What: Acorn’s solo exhibition “My Kingdom, Not Yours”.
When: Opening night April 30. 2009. Runs until May 17.
Where: Gorker Gallery, 395 Gore Street, Fitzroy.
Posted by Camilla Bromann in Art stuff, Melbourne