Category: art & design

Bafcat & Jumbo ‘FUNBOX’ Exhibition

Bafcat & Jumbo 'FUNBOX' Exhibition
I love getting the opportunity to watch talented street artists creating walls for all to enjoy. Lately I have been lucky enough to see Bafcat and Jumbo in action, adding colour and design to walls as only they can. Their individual styles work so well together and it’s great seeing their collaborations being showcased around the Inner West. The great news is Bafcat and Jumbo have an exhibition... 

MOST – Marrickville Open Studio Trail

MOST - Marrickville Open Studio Trail
Make sure you keep Saturday 9 and Sunday 10 March free for the Marrickville Open Studio Trail. Don’t miss the opportunity to check out forty two studios, galleries, and artist-run initiatives which will open their doors to the public. This is a great opportunity to experience Marrickville’s arts scene, watch artists at work and take advantage of purchasing art at studio prices. MOST is... 

Skulk Solo Exhibition on tonight!

Skulk Solo Exhibition on tonight!
Inner Westies will be very familiar with the work of local artist, Skulk. The great news is, he has a solo exhibition showcasing his latest illustrations and paintings opening tonight. So if you love encountering his work on the street and would like to have an original artwork of your very own then make sure you pop into the m2 Gallery tonight from 6pm. m2 Gallery 4/450 Elizabeth Street Surry Hills        Read More →

Interview with Street Artist: Bafcat

Interview with Street Artist: Bafcat
Living in the Inner West I have become very familiar with the great work of street artist Bafcat. His colourful wacky creations always stop me in my tracks and bring a smile to my face and I’ve loved watching his style develop on the street, both individually and in collaboration with others. I recently bought an awesome Bafcat drawing at the “Dirty Laundry” exhibition at The Tate Gallery in... 

The Projects launch this Sunday!

The Projects launch this Sunday!
It’s always exciting to hear about new creative events taking place in our very own Inner West. The team behind Lo-Fi Collective and the refurbished Toxteth Hotel have added another string to their bow at The Vic Hotel in Enmore. The Projects will be taking place in The Vic’s abandoned car park which will be transformed into a multipurpose creative space and beer garden. Weekends will be... 

Exhibition Week Extravaganza

Exhibition Week Extravaganza
It’s going to be a very busy week with so many great exhibitions opening in the next 7 days. The Australian Stencil Art Prize opens tonight, where a selection of finalists works will be exhibited at the Chrissie Cotter Gallery in Camperdown.  I’ll be attempting to do a double header on Thursday night because I don’t want to miss the Secret Walls ‘Battle Royale’ at Ambush... 

Balmain Art & Craft Show is almost here.

Balmain Art & Craft Show is almost here.
It’s that time of year when every suburb has its moment in the spotlight and for Balmain, it’s their The Balmain Art & Craft Show. I was impressed to discover that this will be its 17th year! This show brings together Australian and International artists, showcasing an extensive range of affordable and quality art, from contemporary to traditional, Indigenous works, emerging artists... 

Interview with Street Artist: Sid Tapia

Interview with Street Artist: Sid Tapia
Sid Tapia is a local Inner Westie, a truly talented artist and an all round lovely guy! I met Sid and his beautiful wife and daughter a couple of months ago when I was taking a photo of his fabulous Victory Lane wall in Camperdown. He was more than happy to have a chat with me about his work and I have been lucky to see him painting several times since then. The Victory Lane wall is one of my favourites... 

Just a couple of things I love about the Inner West…

Just a couple of things I love about the Inner West...
The Inner West looks great in Spring. Here’s a couple of my favourite things. My addiction to Instagram continues. Photos of all the fabulous street art we are surrounded by can be seen in the @nemans account and my  @social_property_agents account contains photos of my wanderings through the beautiful suburbs of the Inner West.      Read More →

Interview: Nigel Sense, “I Work With Tools” at Sydney Fringe Festival

Interview: Nigel Sense,
With the Sydney Fringe Festival kicking off this Friday, I thought this would be the perfect opportunity to introduce local Marrickville artist, Nigel Sense. His exhibition “I Work With Tools” is part of the upcoming Sydney Fringe Festival and opens Friday 14th September at the Sheffer Gallery. I hope everyone has a copy of the Fringe Program and has started planning their next month... 
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