With our conversation ranging from web comics to encountering questionable individuals on Smith Street, we chat with Melbourne visual artist Vootsak, aka Camille Verstegen-Page, who shares insight into the inspirations and processes that form her visually confident yet anxious and introspective art style.
Spicy and Sweet –
A Matter of Sex & Death –
A Chat With Filmmaker Kathleen Lee
Sex & Death, the brand new web series created by Kathleen Lee, is an exploration of love, heartache and self-realisation, and perhaps the perfect Australian show to binge during this lockdown period. We had the pleasure of chatting with Kathleen about the series.
Music in the Mountains –
A Chat with
Grampians Music Festival
A celebration of regional towns, Australian music and good vibes, Grampians Music Festival returns for its fourth year at the end of the month. Ahead of the event, we caught up with the festival programmer Juliette Lalli to find out what’s in store for us this year.
Described as an exhibition for “those who wear their hearts on their sleeves”, Sensitive Sweethearts is a celebration of feelings, and being open and honest with them – even the messier ones.
Positive Feedback –
A Chat with the Creators of Feedback
Set to a backdrop of chaotic Melbourne and soundtracked by some of our best local music, Feedback is a hilarious new series that invites viewers into the shambolic lives of two young, struggling artists.
A Chat with Amber is Blue
Ahead of the launch of UGLY, we had a chat with local artist and zine-maker Amber is Blue, to find out about the project and the new zine.
Conscript – Volume 4
Ahead of the launch of the latest volume of Conscript, we had a chat with Darcy Berry, the mastermind behind the zine, to find out how his fourth edition came about and what it entails.
Working across the mediums of photography and painting Gracie Edwards’ ties together visuals that highlight our interaction with the scenes that surround us, and what exactly can be found within them.
Bedtime Stories – munty.zone
We look behind the experimental illustrations of munty.zone as creator Tom Muntisov shares some ‘Bedtime Stories’.
Isabella Kottek fills us in on Filling in.
Responding to the foundational and overlooked narratives of women pivotal to Melbourne’s coastline, Isabella Kottek’s new body of work Filling In ties the nuances of abstract painting to the expression of historical female figures.
Bedtime Stories – Zac E Tea
Zac E Tea shared with us some ‘Bedtime Stories’ about his super dreamy, playful illustrations.
Soft Toy City
Soft Toy City is a group exhibition curated by Tegan Iversen asking artists to explore their relationships with soft toys as adults.