Amalgamate is the title of the University of South Australian 2012 Bachelor of Visual Communications Graduate Exhibition. A vast array of work was on display from two main genres of Design, Illustration and Graphic Design. I was impressed by the overall standard of the work which featured a wide
I was lucky enough to attend the opening of Ruby Chew’s latest exhibition “Spitting Image” at Hill Smith Gallery on Wednesday night. I have heard a lot of good things about this new up and coming artist who is an honours graduate from the Adelaide Central School of Art.
Tim is a consummate illustrator who is very well-known, though most people may not know his name. He does work as a court sketch artist producing drawings that often illustrate the seedier side of life; his work often appears on the news or in the local paper. He currently
Tegan Empson Cheeky 2011 “Cheeky” is a 630mm high black rabbit, with bright white eyes and a cute little smile; around its neck is a small red collar with coloured dots. Made from hot sculpted and fused blown glass this little bunny is one of a series of limited
August marks the 15th Annual SALA Festival. For those who are not aware, SALA is a visual arts festival that is community based; bringing together 3,453 participating Artists and Designers in locations around the city and across regional centres throughout South Australia. Coffee shops, pubs, Galleries and Schools become
Catherine Fitz-gerald is an Adelaide artist known for her masterful skill in depicting colour, particularly in nature. Her works have spanned a variety of subjects from fruit, to flowers and organic forms. I was able to view her work at Greenhill Galleries in North Adelaide. Catherine grew up in
I met Kally Doyle a few days ago and was most impressed with her work which is hanging in the Geoffrey Stapleton Gallery until the 13th of May. She is in her second year of at Adelaide College for the Arts and is a practising artist in the meantime.
Mandi King is another person I met at Bowerbird Bazaar. It is difficult to really place her in the box of pure Artist, Designer or Craftsperson as she is proficient in all three areas. Her designs are incredibly appealing aesthetically and are extremely functional. Originally Mandi studied at New