Archive for February, 2009

The tale of Barry Hunt & Outback Ned

February 19, 2009

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Barry Hunt is a Brisbane artist who gains inspirations from “the colours of the Australian landscape.” His debut exhibition, ‘Outback Ned’, is showing at Circle Gallery, West End from the 20th to 25th February. (more…)

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St Jeromes Laneway Festival Review.

February 6, 2009

hsslBy Justine Tyme (Totally not a pseudonym)

It’s lame gambit to start a festival review talking about the weather, but at 9:30 in the morning on the festival, it was pissing down like no ones business. I was crook, already popping 3 Neurofen per hour, and not looking forward to spending the day all itchy and wet. And then, miraculously, about an hour before opening, a small patch of blue suddenly exploded, and the sun was beating out full force, like Jebus himself willed it to be. So I went in with high hopes & a snotty nose, determined to soak up as much as possible. (more…)

Viewfinder!

February 5, 2009

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If you’re a child of the nineties or prior, I’ve no doubt that hidden away somewhere, probably covered in an epic layer of dust, there are numerous photo albums containing embarrassing photos of you as a naked baby and the like. Nowadays of course all our photos are stored in some sort of digital format on computers and Facebook/you’re social networking site of choice. However, the lovely boys at Ninelives gallery in the valley mall are challenging you to relinquish yourself from the tight grasp of the digital age and embrace the sweet nostalgia of a good old film camera. (more…)