Yearly Archive: 2018

Five facts about Tarli Glover

Five facts about Tarli Glover

I tend to be naturally inward-looking and don’t really like having people in my studio when I’m working toward exhibitions or creative projects. I stay insular in my creative space – ‘my very own island’. When I do occasionally have visits, I get very nervous and anxious about it but I capitulate to requests for... Read more
Regina Middleton / Tidal Detritus

Regina Middleton / Tidal Detritus

Surf Coast jeweller Regina Middleton is a fossicker at heart, who finds herself propelled to meander, observe and collect along the shoreline. Faced with the overwhelming amount of rubbish choking our oceans, Regina seeks out these unwanted materials to create works that reflect on environmental decay. Reclaiming this detritus and pursuing her intuitive pull towards... Read more
Tarli Glover / My Place

Tarli Glover / My Place

“The body of work created for My Place continues to reflect my interest in the regional landscapes of the central and western plains of Victoria, the familiar environments that I have lived, my whole life in. My country, my land, my place has left a powerful and lasting impression on the aesthetics of my work,... Read more
Andrew Pye / New Tree Scenes

Andrew Pye / New Tree Scenes

“In New Tree Scenes I approach the Australian bush at face value and from inside it. My studies ‘en plen air’ are ten fold since my last exhibition. To this end, many new elements of the bush have revealed themselves to me and I have tried to include them in these new scenes. First and... Read more
Five facts about Summer Projects V Artist Jordy Kerwick

Five facts about Summer Projects V Artist Jordy Kerwick

1) I can’t properly straighten either of my pinky fingers. 2) As a 7 year old, I played in a German Xylophone group. 3) I have eaten a piece of 3 week old pizza – microwaved it for 6 minutes and it was brilliant. 4) Twombly/Motherwell and Frankenthaler are my favourite painters – they were... Read more
Five facts about Summer Projects V Artist Graeme Altmann

Five facts about Summer Projects V Artist Graeme Altmann

 Meet Summer Projects V Artist Graeme Altmann   1. I have one leg shorter than the other, yes I do have to buy two pairs of shoes sometimes….Ha   2. I loved surfing as a young boy. I wasn’t very good at it, but being out beyond the breakers created a beautiful peace in my... Read more
Five facts about Sarah Rowe

Five facts about Sarah Rowe

1. I have long standing love of shipping containers and dump trucks, they’re are both really inspiring I think. The colours and the wear on them are my cup of tea… 2. I spent a year on student exchange in Sweden when I was 17. I went to a Swedish school and I saw snow... Read more
Five facts about Kate Debbo

Five facts about Kate Debbo

I was born and raised in Durban, South Africa. My husband, two children and I immigrated to beautiful Margaret River in Western Australia 5 years ago. We started a furniture making business here, so you can sometimes find me sanding and varnishing something at Anthony’s studio. My mum is Danish and as a child I... Read more
Five facts about Melissa Boughey

Five facts about Melissa Boughey

  Where I live– 23 years ago (when I was 22) I left the suburbs of Perth and moved to the south coast region of WA (near Denmark), with my partner, my BA Art (not very practical), and a baby on the way. Suddenly I had a lot to learn: planting veggies, making compost, planting... Read more
Summer Projects V

Summer Projects V

Summer Projects V  is our first exhibition for 2018. A group show of work by six dynamic painters from around Australia – Sarah Rowe, Melissa Boughey, Kate Debbo, Graeme Altmann, Jordy Kerwick and Mickey Egan. Though quite varied in the individual artist’s approach, Summer Projects V is a complimentary and exciting show. Sarah Rowe is a Melbourne based artist, and established... Read more