Monthly Archive: August 2019

Melissa Boughey, Eutierria: Moments in Nature

Melissa Boughey, Eutierria: Moments in Nature

Melissa Boughey’s current body of work speaks of a life lived on the land, an intimate connection with both the wild and tamed landscapes in her close daily interactions of living and working on a farm and revegetating native habitat. Ocean swimming, walking the dog, and drawing plein-air in the paperbark wetlands (a stones throw... Read more
Inter:section

Inter:section

Inter:section / Rachel Hine, Hilary Green & Rachel Wood Rachel Hine lives and works in Geelong and spends most days working in her studio. She is a Master’s graduate from Monash University, and has worked as a professional weaver at the Australian Tapestry Workshop. Rachel has exhibited consistently, locally and internationally in group exhibitions for... Read more
Ingrid Daniell, Strange Dreams, Under a Full Moon

Ingrid Daniell, Strange Dreams, Under a Full Moon

“Strange Dreams, Under a Full Moon explores the atmosphere, mystery and magic in the places I experienced on my recent travels through remote Western and South Australia. The intensity of my dreams, visions and memories enhanced during the full moon seemed to draw out an even more intimate and intense connection to place and space in... Read more
Sarah Hickey, Kindred

Sarah Hickey, Kindred

Kindred is the latest exhibition showcasing at Big Boom by artist Sarah Hickey. The relationship between the maker and the made is an intimate, profound one. The creative work is a culmination of the artist’s inner dialogue; the thoughts, dreams and visions, finally birthed into external form after a solitary gestation. The made is laden... Read more
Weaving Workshop at Big Boom

Weaving Workshop at Big Boom

To coincide with our upcoming Craft Cubed exhibition of handwoven tapestry Inter:Section, the amazing Rachel Wood of Wunderweave will be running a workshop with us at Big Boom. See below for details and click the link to book! Join me for a very special workshop at Boom Gallery in Geelong this September! This will be... Read more

Michelle Kettle, Geelong: Exploration of a City

Geelong: Exploration of a City is a close up investigation of Geelong and it’s buildings. Some scenes may be instantly recognisable to those familiar with the city and others depict lesser seen aspects. Somewhat ‘unremarkable’ views are brought into new focus and explored in detail for their texture, light and colour. Photography is an imperative... Read more