Category Archives: Art

VOTE LUDLAM 1 IN THE SENATE

VOTE LUDLAM —VOTE GREEN Next Saturday TinCanvas requests you to consider voting for Greens Senator Scott Ludlam in our WA Senate Election. The Greens have an excellent arts policy and a general commitment to increase funding for the arts. Senator … Continue reading

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Colour Prejudice

Two exhibitions at Melody Smith Gallery For most artists colour was always a bit weird. It still is, especially if you are a painter. Some painters rejoice in the possibilities of colour, some, however, many find it a bit of … Continue reading

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Have Art. Will Travel!

Martin Heine’s Function # 8 (Psychological Drama) at Melody Smith Gallery, 19 February, 2014 Martin Heine has long maintained an uneasy standoff with paint, the strange ‘coloured mud’ that can simultaneously contain endless visions and versions of the human universe, … Continue reading

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Out of the Coffin Again

Painting is Dead, Long Live Painting Melody Smith Gallery Oats Street, Carlisle 23 January – 22 February, 2014 From today painting is dead! (French painter, Paul Delaroche, 1839) Reports of the ‘death of painting’ have been greatly exaggerated for at … Continue reading

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