Monthly Archive: May 2019

Beth Gibbeson, Marking Time

Beth Gibbeson, Marking Time

Beth Gibbeson’s current works on paper explore the enchanting rock formations among the cliffs of her local landscape, the Mornington Peninsula coast. The varied surfaces and textures of these large rocks are deep with their natural markings which continue to alter over time within their unique environment. Her works on paper are an abstract interpretation... Read more
Ben Crawford, Marking Time

Ben Crawford, Marking Time

Irish-born Ben Crawford says that his work is “often autobiographical, with stories and characters from my life informing and populating the paintings. I’m interested in the mythologisation of memory.” Now living in northern NSW, surreal elements in Ben’s work transform the traditional landscape into a somewhat mystical realm. “These paintings stem from little kernels of ideas; stories and... Read more
Andrea Shaw, To and From

Andrea Shaw, To and From

To and From is a collection of abstract landscape paintings coming together from time spent in the bushy, brambly and wind protected paths behind shorelines of a handful of Australian beaches (predominantly the Victorian Surf Coast). Andrea Shaw is a multidisciplinary artist living and working on the beautiful Surf Coast with her husband and son. Drawing... Read more
Jordy Kerwick, The Best Hologram Party Host

Jordy Kerwick, The Best Hologram Party Host

“The works are derived from a place within, that struggles with social circumstances and really is happiest at home with my little family. So I get my kicks of colour through painting and making autobiographical work, filled with nostalgia, things I love/hate and things I wished I had or could make. There are no endorsements... Read more
Virginia Hodgkinson / Reacquaintance: A Series of Portraits Looking Beyond a Label

Virginia Hodgkinson / Reacquaintance: A Series of Portraits Looking Beyond a Label

Boom Gallery is delighted to host Virginia Hodgkinson’s solo exhibition ‘Reacquaintance: A Series of Portraits Looking Beyond a Label’ . This exhibition presents a sensitive and evocative series of portraits. These oil paintings and pencil drawings are the culmination of 18 months spent getting to know the subjects and their families at the Memory Support... Read more
Liam O’Neil, Off The Leash

Liam O’Neil, Off The Leash

Liam O’Neil discovered his love and talent for art about 4 years ago. As an emerging artist Liam delights in bold colour and stylised design. He has an ability to re-create images that inspire and give pleasure to his audience through his exploration of colour pattern, line and form. As his idiosyncratic style is emerging,... Read more
Louise Tate – Artist in Residence in New York

Louise Tate – Artist in Residence in New York

Louise Tate is an emerging artist whose practice explores historical narratives through painting. Having recently completed a Bachelor of Fine Art with 1st Class Honours from RMIT University, she currently works from her studio in the industrial arts precinct in Collingwood, Melbourne. Her work often explores the overlapping of narratives within physical space, drawing on... Read more