Category: street art

Perfect Match Mural weekend is almost here

Perfect Match Mural weekend is almost here
The Ox King. Work in progress.   Thankfully the recently amalgamated Inner West Council has decided to continue running the Perfect Match Mural Program which invites local property owners to find their “Perfect Match”. Council plays Cupid by matching property owners with an artists to transform their public wall into an artwork.   Alex Lehours   This year the free tours and... 

A great new art gallery concept by Artesian4

A great new art gallery concept by Artesian4
Artesian4 are holding an art show featuring street and urban artists, open free to the public in an unorthodox ‘gallery’: Wilson Parking’s Ward Street car park in North Sydney. A diverse range of artistshas been selected for this exhibition including Johnny Romeo, Numskull, Phibs, Peque VRS, Camo, Karen Farmer, Neil Tomkins, Tom Ferson, ZOEZO, Jenna (YoNa) Bloom. This is the first in a series... 

‘Hit the Bricks’ is on this weekend

'Hit the Bricks' is on this weekend
The street art addict within me is more than a little excited about what’s happening this weekend. Look Hear is hosting the HIT THE BRICKS street art festival which will showcase the creative work of over 20 artists, both local and international, on walls throughout Newcastle CBD. You’re probably asking yourself why am I promoting this event when it’s clearly not in my much loved... 

Newtown Street Art Walk: Sunday 17 August

Newtown Street Art Walk: Sunday 17 August
One of my favourite things about the Inner West is the amazing art that can be found on our streets. So many great artists, both local and international have left their mark on walls and alleyways around the Inner West. Whenever I get a chance, I hit the streets in search of recent additions to the street art landscape and share the photos on the I love the Inner West facebook page as well as my... 

Spotlight on an Inner West business: Shannon McKinnon of Aisle6ix Industries

Spotlight on an Inner West business: Shannon McKinnon of Aisle6ix Industries
  Instagram introduces me to so many great people and places that I would otherwise never see or meet. I have been following the screen printing work Shannon does at Aisle6ix Industries through his Instagram account for years because it always looks so creative and his client base is so varied, including many from the Inner West. Having recently been invited to check out his new studio space at Precint... 

Marrickville’s Perfect Match Mural Program

Marrickville's Perfect Match Mural Program
Marrickville Council recently launched their Perfect Match Mural Program inviting local property owners to find their “Perfect Match. Council played Cupid by matching property owners with an artists to transform their public wall into an artwork. Head to the Perfect Match sites from 3 – 6 July to meet the artists and see them painting. There will be walking, bike and bus tours of the artworks... 

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... 

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... 

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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