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Brunswick Street Gallery – 50 Squared

Tried out a metallic bronze paint for this one, love how it shines and creates movement as you walk past. The opening night was packed to the brim. The show features some pretty cool local and international artists. All artworks are 50x50cm or smaller, hence the name. Brunswick Street Gallery has a very unique kind…


Walker Street Gallery – 9 by 5 Exhibition

I decided to create  a triptych for this exhibition. Walker Street Gallery and Arts Centre’s 9 by 5 Exhibition commemorates the original 9 by 5 exhibition held in Melbourne in 1889. It has become a nationally recognised event, celebrating diversity within the arts community. Artists from around Australia present their creativity on nine by five…


fortyfivedownstairs – SMALL

Small but powerful. Loved seeing how different artists interpret the 20x20cm canvas! fortyfivedownstairs is located in Melbourne’s CBD. It is a unique multi-arts venue and cultural incubator, with a a 17 year history of supporting the development of independent artists across the visual and performing arts.


Linden Postcard Show

What a treat being part of this show! Getting to the gallery on opening night is filled with excitement. You wander around, not knowing in which of the various rooms your work will be, so it feels like a treasure hunt trying to spot your work amongst all the other artworks on show. Always great…


Yarra Ranges – Not the Archies

The “Not the Archies” exhibition celebrate the people who live, work and play in the Yarra Ranges. Portraits of locals; painted, drawn, collaged, weaved, or sketched by the community is being displayed throughout the Council in various areas. My kids painted with me and we all submitted our paintings. On opening night we went to…


YAVA Gallery

YAVA Gallery hosted a group exhibition and silent auction to raise funds for the new community gallery. It was such a pleasure to contribute and see the diverse talents of all the members. YAVA is a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to enhancing the cultural lives of those who live in, work and visit the Yarra Valley.


“Lineage of Space” – Red Earth Gallery

This exhibition was something different, various artworks mingled with all sorts of interesting stories from community members and old photos of times gone by. “Stories of Mooroolbark” brings together an eclectic collection that represents connection and community. Environmental sustainability and regenerative design are at the core of this exhibition’s values and as such all applicants…


YAVA Members Exhibition III

YAVA Gallery & Arts Hub is a new contemporary creative space in Healesville. This Members Exhibition III will feature 12 Yarra Valley artists, each showcasing a snippet of their creative work. Artists in show: Wilani van Wyk-Smit, Mary Newham, Denise Smith, Cecilia Sharpley, Raelene Sharp, Kate Taylor, Graeme Hardidge, Kate Collins, Pamela Gordon, Tessa Hubble,…


Perspectives from Beyond

Perspective is not a fixed state, it is ever evolving, influenced by the way life unfolds. What we perceive in this moment is informed by our current milieu, the future is open for exploration. This body of work explores the cycles of insight and perception. It delves into the interpretation of experiences that evolve through…


Yarra Glen Art Show

Excited to be part of this show, just doing the finishing touches and so that I can hop into the car and deliver my painting. The Yarra Glen Art Show is a biennial exhibition founded by 6 local artists with the aim to showcase the diversity of art practitioners in the Yarra Valley. Artworks include…