Category: art & design

Art Pharmacy ONE NIGHT ONLY at Ambush Gallery

Art Pharmacy ONE NIGHT ONLY at Ambush Gallery
This December, Art Pharmacy and aMBUSH Gallery invite you to Stimulate/Sedate, a one-night only art exhibition showcasing the work of twenty visual artists represented on Art Pharmacy’s online gallery who embrace a diversity of practises and aesthetics.  In addition to the dynamic collection of works, Stimulate/Sedate includes live art and performances by musicians Tristan Grassik, Burn Antares... 

Maria Harding – ‘Chasing Rainbows’ Exhibition at Sweets Workshop

Maria Harding - 'Chasing Rainbows' Exhibition at Sweets Workshop
Maria Harding is an artist and graphic designer living in Marrickville. She combines her passion for art, recycling, a love of little ones and their love of life to create colourful, imaginative works that capture magical childhood moments. All paintings are on reclaimed wood – old chairs, tables, fences etc. rescued from roadsides, lovingly restored and given a new lease of life as works of art. Her... 

Takie & Syke ‘Newtown Beat’ Exhibition

Takie & Syke 'Newtown Beat' Exhibition
  There’s no hiding my excitement about the upcoming exhibition “Newtown Beat’ which will showcase the creative collaboration of Takie and Syke. These two local artists will highlight the beauty of the iconic Newtown terraces, rooftops and architecture of the Inner West in their own unique style. I was lucky enough to get a sneak peak in their studio last week and it was a... 

Interview with a Street Artist: Nico

Interview with a Street Artist: Nico
The intricate style of Nico is instantly recognisable on the streets of the Inner West. Nico is an amazingly talented artist, always happy to have a chat with interested passers-by about his art. I’ve been lucky enough to watch Nico painting some of his creations, the most recent being the striking owl that stood watch over the iconic and constantly changing May Lane in St Peters. I find... 

Sweets Workshop – Pack of Heroes

Sweets Workshop - Pack of Heroes
PACK OF HEROES is a card game that has been developed by local Summer Hill game designer Phil Walker-Harding of Adventureland Games with characters and artwork by Sweets Workshop‘s very own John D-C. An exhibition showcasing the artwork created for the up and coming card game will be on at Sweets Workshop from 18 May-18 June. The official opening is at 2pm, Saturday 18 May. Drop into... 

Interview with Street Artist: SMC3

Interview with Street Artist: SMC3
SMC3 is well known for both his paste-ups and painted walls throughout the Inner West. His creative characters brighten many Inner West walls and laneways and his sushi ninja in the Kuki Tanuki Japanese Restaurant in Erskineville is one of my favourites. Tomorrow night (Friday 3 May) is the opening of his solo exhibition ‘Upside-Down Underground’ showcasing his latest illustrations and... 

Art Pharmacy – Prescriptions for art lovers

Art Pharmacy - Prescriptions for art lovers
Art Pharmacy, Sydney’s newest artist collective is hosting back-to-back Pop Up exhibitions this month. Art Pharmacy is Australia’s first online art gallery featuring original Australian artworks with pricing that makes them accessible to all. Local Inner Westie, Emilya Colliver is the creative force behind this great project. Whether purchasing an artwork for a creative space, the home, office,... 

Interview with Street Artist: Fintan Magee

Interview with Street Artist: Fintan Magee
Fintan Magee recently moved to Sydney and has already left his mark in a BIG way. Brisbane’s loss is our gain. He’s painted walls around Sydney and the Inner West on a massive and mind blowing scale. Fintan has his first Sydney solo exhibition opening this Wednesday (27 March) at The Tate Gallery in Glebe which will undoubtedly draw a massive crowd. The Storm Water exhibition is open for... 

LOST – Leichhardt Open Studio Trail

LOST - Leichhardt Open Studio Trail
LOST, Leichhardt Open Studio Trail is here again! It is a great event held in conjunction with Art Month each year in March. Just a couple of weeks ago I had a great time visiting studios around the Inner West which were a part of the Marrickville Open Studio Trail, so I’m expecting this weekend to be just as good! This year, LOST is a two day event and it’s one of the few chances the... 

Beastman & Phibs Upcoming Exhibition “In Our Nature”

Beastman & Phibs Upcoming Exhibition
The artwork of Beastman and Phibs never fails to impress! I’ve been lucky enough to see both of these talented artists creating amazing walls throughout the Inner West. Their style, colours, characters and clean, crisp lines are instantly recognisable and exhibitions that feature their work always draw a massive crowd. Be sure to check out their upcoming exhibition “In Our Nature”... 
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