Published April 2021
Sean Irving is a writer who spent too much time looking at trains as a kid. He’s currently Editor of ACCLAIM magazine.
WEBB Gallery, Queensland College of Art
Published March 2014
James Cochran, aka Jimmy C, (b. 1973) played a key role in the development of the underground graffiti movement in Australia during the early 1990s, and has a Masters degree in Visual Arts from the University of South Australia. His interests in graffiti, urban realist and figurative oil painting have converged over time, leading to the development of his signature aerosol pointillist style. Cochran now lives in London.
Juliette Peers looks at the big picture of the NGV homegrown blockbuster Melbourne Now and finds its origins reach back in time.
Din Heagney saw Melbourne Now at the NGV and found both maturity and parochialism.
Reko Rennie is an interdisciplinary artist who explores his Aboriginal identity through contemporary mediums. He explores his artistic beginnings and early influences such as the work of Howard Arkley.
Foreword by Andrew Graham-Dixon
National Portrait Gallery, London, 2013
Freelance curator and scholar Margot Osborne reviews a new book on portraiture published by the National Portrait Gallery of London and featuring three Australian artists among others from around the world.
Museum of Contemporary Art, Australia
Curator: Peter Lundberg
Royal Tasmanian Botanic Gardens, Hobart
24 March 2013 – 23 March 2014
Curator: Eleanor Scicchitano
4 September – 21 September 2013