Search results for: October 2013

Melbourne Now countdown – day 28

In Melbourne Now we are featuring a recent body of photographic collages by local artist Christopher Day, from his Permanent Deferral series of 2013.  I asked Christopher about the ideas and processes involved in making them.   MF: When we …  More

Melbourne Now countdown – day 29

Melbourne Now is Melbourne ‘ooh it’s very soon’ for everyone in the multi-media department.   The little people that live inside your television and computer screens  have been busily editing and writing and programming and finding new ways of making …  More

Melbourne Now countdown – day 30

Summer in Australia is all about the backyard. It is the place of ad-hoc cricket games, relaxed barbeques and abundant gardens. This summer, as part of Melbourne Now, the garden spaces of NGV International are being transformed into the backyard …  More

Melbourne Now countdown – day 31

One of twenty one designers featured in Design In Everyday Life a giant ‘design wall’ curated by Simone LeAmon and designed by LeAmon and Edmund Carter for Melbourne Now, Belinda Stening is the founder and publisher of the industrial design …  More

Melbourne Now countdown – day 32

Gareth Sansom has exhibited his distinctive expressive paintings, drawings and collages since the late 1950s. We caught up with him recently to talk about the group of new paintings that he is contributing to Melbourne Now.   My paintings in …  More

Melbourne Now countdown – day 33

Jane Brown’s photographs prompt feelings of loss and unease, suggesting ghostly imprints rather than hard and fast realities. For Melbourne Now, she has produced the series, Not before time. Working with ‘almost arcane’ film and gelatin silver papers, she explores …  More

Melbourne Now countdown – day 34

Want to join the conversation? There’s a number of ways Melburnians, visitors to Melbourne Now and others can interact with one another and input into a range of projects and programs that are part of this ambitious exhibition.   Twitter …  More