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Firstdraft Annual Fundraiser 2013

Firstdraft Annual Fundraiser 2013

Firstdraft, after 27 years, has become one of the older ARIs (artist run initiatives) around. We went along to the Annual Fundraiser a while back. Fun times, as usual. We ran away before the auction action to avoid buying too much like last time... If…
Sydney Contemporary 2013 @ Carriageworks

Sydney Contemporary 2013 @ Carriageworks

The build up to Sydney Contemporary 2013 has been intense. With so many individual galleries involved our inbox has been choking with spam high-quality email marketing from every gallery around Sydney. So, what's all the fuss about? Sydney Contemporary is a new international art fair,…
Why White? @ 107 Projects

Why White? @ 107 Projects

Why White opened at 107 Projects last week. It was a group exhibition launching the space into its new role as a sometimes gallery. The brief for the artists was to explore their take on the stark white walls and convention of gallery spaces. The press release said that…

Ben Frost + James Jirat Patradoon @ Boutwell Draper

If you like your art with a good splash of pop, you would have to have been in some sort of coma not to have seen or heard of the two artists on show at Boutwell Draper on this fine evening. Ben Frost and James…

Paul Jackson + Gavin Hurley @ Boutwell Draper

Paul Jackson' s collection Faux was a collection divided into two parts. The first took a sombre look at Maori history and symbolism and the second explored surreal female portraiture. 759

Hunter + Hayes + West @ Grantpirrie

Despite being a leader in the Sydney gallery scene for a long while now, this was our first visit to Grantpirrie, and I believe it is in no way our last. 761