Denise Honan

D Honan Is An Australian Visual artist

Denise Honan

Tag: Visual Artist

Orange Rain

Orange Rain

I completed studio practice in 2018 with a performance of 3600 pieces of hand cut orange tracing paper falling in the internal stairwell of Building D at Monash University , Caulfield. It signified the amount of time I had spent working on studio practice whilst completing my Bachelor of Fine Art Degree. The paper was

Circular Canvas

tenth attempt

I secured a circular canvas, from the hard rubbish, as is my wont. Problematic from the start I cut off the hideous decorator design on plastic canvas and discovered a worthy stretcher underneath. Pleating the canvas, and rabbit skin gluing it, was a laborious process. At the end i had a superlative canvas to wield

Rebel, Rebel

Aristone Record Player

A chance conversation in the lift at VU, led to a visit to ACMI, to see the much feted Bowie show. My niece, an artist, from Hobart, and I plunged into the abyss, preparing to be dazzled, and we were. Its a comprehensive show exported from the Victoria and Albert Museum, London, and is exuberant, cunningly staged and