I had a look at the entries today. One of my Studio buddies, Helen Goodear‘s entries One of mine
Tag: St Kilda
Born, bred, it’s in the blood Its tough love. Tex Perkins sums it up perfectly here http://www.saints.com.au/video/2015-08-31/unplugged-tex-perkins-full-song So does Paul Dempsey http://www.triplem.com.au/melbourne/sport/afl/news/2015/8/paul-dempsey-covers-st-kilda-saints-theme-song/
Third entry to Linden Art Show I also coerced fellow VU painter, Helen Goodear to enter, which she did, you go girl! Couldn’t get Sisters,Vanessa and Lauren Kennedy, to enter though, maybe next year@!!
Much loved local icon, the Palais Theatre is under threat! Local rocker and frontman of the Dark Horses, Tex Perkins has stepped up to its defence. Mysterious scaffolding has encased the mighty structure for some time now. Apparently this is not a renovation precaution, but is in place to prevent bits falling off and striking
Our group of VU visual arts students have been covering the subject matter of indigenous art , for Culture and Context . We have watched an informative 3 part series , made by the ABC , made and presented by Hetti Perkins , entitled “Art and Soul “. The aboriginal people are an incredibly talented ,
Spinning wheels , sweat soaked bodies , yelps of pain . I am at the gym . Early morning disciples of fitness , we stagger blindly towards the garishly lit beacon , on the suburban side street . A torturous procession of exercises awaits us . Grinding , relentless , painful , and methodical .
Corrosive sulphur smell masks raggedy peeling paint of a cerulean blue shade . Dim , dark spaces , tunnelling back into cavernous curving arches . Two iridescent orbs shimmering against black , inky , fetid air . Sea stench , chemical car exhaust , rotting vegetation , ancient dust , ground up
Open House is on the last weekend of July in Melbourne . A day for public and private buildings of significance and interest , to throw their doors open to all . A visit to the Mission to Seafarers , Australian Tapestry Workshop , and Malthouse theatre , whetted my appetite in 2012 . Marvelling