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Two Chaps, Marrickville

Two Chaps, Marrickville
Two Chaps is a relative newcomer to Marrickville. Hidden behind a roller door on Chapel Street, this little gem is located just down the road from the Henson Hotel. What was once a welding shop has now been transformed by Piero Pignatti Morano and Richard Maxfield into a part cafe, part workshop where they create their tea, coffee and work on their bikes. Not only are Morano and Maxfield the creators... 

MOVIE TICKET GIVEAWAY: See CHILD’S POSE at Norton Street Cinema

MOVIE TICKET GIVEAWAY: See CHILD’S POSE at Norton Street Cinema
It’s movie ticket giveaway time! CHILD’S POSE opens at Palace Norton Street, Leichhardt on May 15 and Palace on Norton Street have generously offered to give away 3 double passes to see the movie. A little bit about the flick: One of the year’s most internationally heralded films, and popular winner of the coveted Golden Bear at the Berlin Film Festival, this moral thriller is a must-see... 

Interview with artist Thomas Jackson

Interview with artist Thomas Jackson
The detailed illustrative works of Thomas Jackson are created through a combination of water colour, gouache and ink. His beautiful style and subject matter will be showcased in his upcoming solo exhibition ‘Studies’ at The Tate this Wednesday, 7 May at 6pm. ‘Studies’ is a new series of small scale works on paper and Thomas has kindly given us a sneak peak at some of the... 

The Grumpy Barista, Petersham

The Grumpy Barista, Petersham
Grumpy? Who are you calling grumpy? Not a single grumpy person in sight when I visited The Grumpy Barista in Petersham. Located in a gorgeous building on Audley Street and serving Tobys Estate coffee. The Italian eggs for breakfast were a winner! Two eggs in a tomato sauce, with chunky mushroom pieces and chorizo was delicious. Everything that came out of the kitchen looked great including the mushrooms... 

Interview with artist & designer Luschia Porter

Interview with artist & designer Luschia Porter
I first discovered the work of Luschia Porter at Mary’s Newtown. Her black and white illustration on the wall immediately grabbed my attention and I have been a fan of her work ever since (check out her instagram). Luschia has a beautiful illustrative style and also produces a range of design objects including resin vases and plant holders, tea towels, pillowcases, cushion covers and tote bags and... 

Daisy’s Milkbar, Petersham

Daisy's Milkbar, Petersham
Inspired by the old Aussie milk bar, Daisy’s Milkbar is a welcome addition to the Inner West. The delicious food and friendly staff, lemonade stand and the colourful wooden booths will put a big smile on your face when you visit. Only one week old, it’s easy to see why there’s already of line of people waiting to try it out. The BBQ pulled pork sandwich with slaw was delicious, as... 

The Art Hunter in Alexandria

The Art Hunter in Alexandria
The Cool Hunter (TCH) is one of the world’s most popular design and pop-culture blogs. Since 2006, TCH has featured the coolest and most innovative in architecture, design, fashion, lifestyle, art, travel, music from around the world. With over 2 million monthly visitors to their website, they know what they are talking about. The Art Hunter is The Cool Hunter’s latest endeavour and it’s... 

‘With the Grain’ Solo Exhibition by SYKE

'With the Grain' Solo Exhibition by SYKE
“With the Grain” is a collection of new work by Syke who has a beautiful ability to capture the essence of the Inner West landscape in both her paintings, street work and 3D scupltures. Her solo exhibition kicks off tomorrow night at the Tate Gallery in Glebe. Syke has combined her appreciation of timber with her expressive street art style. These floating sculptures contrast the harshness... 

MOST 2014 (Marrickville Open Studio Trail)

MOST 2014 (Marrickville Open Studio Trail)
The Marrickville Open Studio Trail is on this weekend! Studios, galleries, and artist-run initiatives throughout the Inner West throw open their doors to the public on Saturday 1 and Sunday 2 March (11am – 4pm). Whether you are interested in the Artcycle tours, exploring art in the back streets of the Inner West on a walking tour or visiting artist run studios, this weekend will be jammed packed... 

“The Night’ with Nico, Ox and SMC3

It’s finally happening! Three of my favourite local artists who also happen to be super talented, as well as absolutely lovely guys are coming together in a group show this Friday. Nico, OX and SMC3 have created some amazing walls for all to enjoy around the Inner West and now they are showcasing their different styles in ‘The Night’, an exhibition that opens this Friday, 13 December... 
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