Lisa King’s ‘Riot of Orchids’ at NO VACANCY QV

Adelaide-based artist Lisa King has crossed state lines to bring her new exhibition Riot of Orchids to NO VACANCY Gallery QV, in Melbourne. King got her beginnings …

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Jacob Coppedge’s ‘Dark Corner’ at Off the Kerb

For all the art we have to admire in the world, some of the most fascinating and enrapturing pieces remain to be some of the simplest: drawings. Maybe it’s the ra …

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Must-See Art: ‘Getting By’ by Astrotwitch at OTK.

In times of political turbulence, art has often been our saving grace. Not in so much as it’s anything like miraculous. No, the wonder of art is that it inspires …

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A Milestone Exhibition for Off The Kerb Gallery.

The Collingwood youth-arts mainstay will this month mark ten years in the Arts in Victoria. To celebrate the occasion, OTK will be hosting a large-scale charitable …

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André Brasilier: In New York.

André Brasilier is enjoying a renaissance. The 88-year old French artist has been the subject of renewed fandom in recent times, with prices for his works increasi …

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Rachael Edwards Gets Psychedelic at Off the Kerb

Melbourne-based UK artist Rachael Edwards creates surreal, colourful collages from mixed media. She takes things – bits and pieces that she’s collected …

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Mark Your Calendars – Warhol and Weiwei are Coming!

The National Gallery of Victoria is on a roll at the moment. The slate of shows hosted by the gallery this year has been jam-packed with wondrousness, and they&#821 …

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Cary Joji Fukunaga’s ‘Beasts Of No Nation’

You’ve probably heard some murmurs about Beasts Of No Nation, by now. It’s the new film that’s being heralded as groundbreaking – the one to …

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Another Day, Another Lawsuit: Richard Prince Hit With A New Copyright Claim.

If you’re just joining us, you might want to go back and catch up on instalments one and two in the ongoing saga that is the drama-filled life and times of contr …

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Amrit Murti’s ‘Translucent’ Beauty.

Art which takes a stand, makes a point and makes it well, comes to us in all different shapes and forms. Some art shouts it, brazen and in your face. Other art sidl …

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Bec Hudson: Open Plains.

We live in the age of the ever-present photo-op. Everyone is seemingly always looking, seeking, hunting for the perfect Instagram photo. Everything’s always perfe …

Getting To Know: Julia Schmitt.

Artist Julia Schmitt’s darling pen-on-paper drawings capture the character of Melbourne and the quirkiness of the city’s inner north through a series of ill …

Getting To Know: Adam Osemrs.

Play is a word that serves to describe Melbourne-based artist Adam Osemrs’ artwork well. So it’s fitting, then, that his new show, which is the visual embodimen …

Mira Krulic’s Cosmic Portal.

Artist Mira Krulic’s artworks are stunning. Literally. Gazing at one up close can be a little bit overwhelming—all of that neon-brightness roiling around your r …