Video: Tony Wood - Work for the eye to do


June 14, 2012

feature artist - The conversation between Robert Nelson and Polixeni Papapertou about Papapetrou 's art. (download, subscribe)

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  • Artist: Tom Fantl, Helen Gory, Malcolm Lloyd, Jacqui Stockdale, Heid Yardley
  • Date: Apr 03 - May 03, 2014
  • Gallery: Walker Street Gallery and Arts Centre
    Cnr Walker & Robinson Sts, Dandenong
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Collage has been all the rage over the past year with a number of shows looking at this traditional approach to art making. The renewed interest in co... More
Stephen Bush is one of the country's most interesting 'painters'. The myth promoted at the opening was one about Stephen Bush being a 'painter' as opp... More


To coincide with the current Melbourne season of Empire by Spiegelworld on the Rooftop at Crown, a never-before-seen art exhibition is being presented to celebrate The Art of Spiegelworld by Mark Ogge.
The Death(s) of The Author
“The Real cannot be signified not because it is outside, external to the symbolic order, but precisely because it is inherent to it, its internal limit: the Real is the...
Melbourne ARI Video interview curators from ARI galleries.
Art School Lite Video
Steve Cox has been teaching painting and drawing at art schools around Melbourne for the last 30 years. However, over the last few years he has witnessed the systematic eradication of drawing and painting from the art school experience. Originally Steve imagined this must have been a local administrative mistake, but it appears to be a global phenomenon.
Melbourne street artist: Hiroyasu Tsuri Video
Hiroyasu Tsuri come from Japan and is now one of most promising street artists in Australia.
Damian Smith interviewed by Dr. Gary Willis Video
Damian is currently a PhD candidate at RMIT, focused on contemporary curatorial practice. I met Damian Smith in London, 1996. In face of 10,000 artists, Damian began to re-think his prospects as an artist and...


Future Primitive
In large paintings of a thin but colourful character, Graham Fletcher depicts the radical dream home of the 1970s. Departing from the frontality and symmetries of traditional design, the rougher...
Melbourne Now
‘Melbourne Now’ delivers on the comment Tony Elwood made earlier this year; ‘I can’t ask the community to get behind me if I’m not getting behind them’. 1 Congratulations Tony; it’s so great to see the city’s considerable creativity being celebrated on such a scale. Already the galleries are swarming, just one week into this holiday season blockbuster.
The unspoken clitoris in Heather B Swann
Standing almost two metres high, a large and blunt horn curves forward. With the title *Husband*, this black eminence seems something between a rock from Stonehenge and a human figure, but very phallic, like an archaic fetish, let us say Bonehenge.
Jumping geometries
Geometry that jumps has a special value in art. In most circumstances, geometry is perfectly regular. Anything geometrical can be described by lines and angles, sequences, repetition and uniformity, where each part is predictable by the formula that generates it.