Published April 2021
Din Heagney saw Melbourne Now at the NGV and found both maturity and parochialism.
Din Heagney is a freelance writer and editor.
Juliette Peers looks at the big picture of the NGV homegrown blockbuster Melbourne Now and finds its origins reach back in time.
Published March 2014
Digital nomad Fee Plumley reviews the state of the internet and Facebook's new algorithm that wants to tell you what you want to know.
Patti Astor, who co-founded the FUN Gallery in NYC in 1981, interviews the first and most well-known female graffiti artist Lady Pink, her friend of 30 years.
Plimsoll Gallery, Tasmanian College of the Arts, Univeristy of Tasmania
Mary Place Gallery, Sydney
13 – 23 November 2013
The MYRE Project, Fremantle
October 9 – November 3 2013
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.
Co-Guest Editor of WALL TO WALL Annemarie Kohn writes about how the seed for a graffiti issue of Artlink was sown, back in 1991 at the Metro nightclub in Adelaide. Twenty-three years later, this edition of Artlink is thought to be the first time an Australian art journal has been devoted to exploring graffiti as a contemporary artform.
17 May - 2 September 2013
National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa
Curators: Greg Hill, Candice Hopkins, Christine Lalonde