Indigenous Artists

Peter Waples-Crowe I knew I’d love this work as soon as I saw the invitation to the opening of Colour Theory at the Manningham Gallery.   It’s raw, edgy, with an energy that made me think of the street art of Jean Paul Basquiat....
Metal Madams and Mad Moments

Metal Madams and Mad Moments

This exhibition is pure unadulterated fun! As the title suggests, it includes metal, a touch of madness and just a tiny hint of kinky.  Add to that the odd licorice allsort and you’ll find yourself smiling all the way around it. Textile artist Trish Sidway...
Victor Greenaway

Victor Greenaway

“The passage that most caught my attention in Tim Jacob’s introduction to the 2005 book celebrating the ceramic works of Victor Greenaway concerned that moment of stillness, silence, and expectation that all artists, writers, poets, musicians and...
Real Nowhere Land

Real Nowhere Land

The art of Cresside Collette, Marieke Dench, Ann Ferguson and Greg Wood is showcased at the Manningham Gallery until March 3rd. in an exhibition titled “Real Nowhere Land”.  Each of the four Melbourne artists have explored the land through their...