It’s been a while between drinks for Sydney artist Trent Whitehead. His last solo exhibition was a sell out at Monster Children Gallery back in 2010 and in the years since then, he’s been busy building a house and making headways on a family. With his new solo exhibition If Not Now, When? opening next…
CHINESE CHECKING IN SYDNEY
Hump day just got a whole lot more interesting. This wednesday, Sept 17, check out the opening of Chinese Checking, an exhibition of collage, drawing and sculpture at Wellington St Projects in Chippendale, Sydney.
NEW TCSS RANGE
Titled Visions of the Inland Sea, TCSS’s look book follows the well dressed lead character, Rad, through the outback as he comes across a buck toothed Roo while carrying an empty esky after running out of petty.
Artist Series: devNgosha
Check out Duane Fernandez’s first installment of his Artist Series, profiling DEVNGOSHA – a fine art collaborative based in Los Angeles, founded in 2012 by American artists Devin Liston and Gosha Levochkin.
PEOPLE: ERIN GARCIA
We sat down with Californian artist Erin Garcia to ask about his creative evolution, and his new exhibition, 5 Shapes 6 colors at HVW8 Gallery in LA.
Reveal: James Jirat Patradoon – Hydra
On the eve of James Jirat Patradoon’s solo exhibition at the RVCA Gallery in Melbourne, he sat down with curator Matt Rabbidge to talk about new material and working with Black Sabbath.
LENS: Benedict Brink in Graceland
Jump in the car, throw all your expectations out the window, and head down to Graceland, Tennessee. And if you can’t, just look at Benedict Brink’s pictures instead. Her camera will take you there.
PEOPLE: SAGE VAUGHN
It is hard to separate Sage the dude from Sage Vaughn the artist. The dude is simply awesome. There are very few people around who I think could be more fun to surf and hang and talk about life and just generally bullshit with than Sage.
Single 12 Months
It’s your dads 80th Birthday, he proposes the idea of a ‘slide night’, you’re thinking great, here goes 2 hours of my life i’ll never get back. Instead, what unfolds is a collection of historic, rare and unique imagery from 1950’s America. This is exactly what happened to a good friend of MC, Craig Rochfort…
LENS: Nat Lanyon
So everyone these days wants to be a photographer, shoot film, shoot girls and make money out of it. God, it does sound good when you put it like that. Anyway, Nat Lanyon has somehow done all of the above and is currently working on a book.
PANEL WORK: SASKIA FOLK
Over the past 8 months Saskia Folk has been hacking rusted out, abandoned vehicles in the Norther Territory to pieces. Fascinated by the textures, patterns, colours and feel that the harsh desert conditions have created she has turned them into one of a kind pieces of art. ‘Panel Work’ starts this Friday August 15th at 424…
MARK WHALEN: PECULIARITIES
Mark Whalen is currently exhibiting some new work at Melbourne Art Fair. Get your mind blown till August 17.
HANDMADE: Sharna Martorella
You know the kind of person that can do just about anything? Well I think Sharna is one of those annoyingly creative people. She’s done it all.
AMANNY AHMAD: Perpetual Motion
Amanny Ahmad is on an extended stay, one-way ticket trip back to Los Angeles. Slow Culture are happy to present Amanny’s solo exhibition “Perpetual Motion,” this Friday August 8th!!
Volcom Mural by Gemma O’Brien
When I finished high school I studied law. And then I was like, ‘fuck this!’ I lasted a year. Then I moved to Sydney and went to Art School.
HAYDEN SHAPES FOR WANG
Now, the Cox and Wang puns were flying around the office like nobody’s business. Hayden’s got a new Wang, Cox and Wang in NY, etc. but we’ll veer away from the smut and fill you in on the more important stuff here. Hayden Cox has teamed up with the one and only Alexander Wang to…
VANS: VAN DOREN INVITATIONAL ARTISTS
The Van Doren Invitational (VDI) is being held at the Vans US Open of Surfing in Huntington Beach, CA, this weekend. We went to scope out the phenomenal artwork featured on the skatepark.
Walkthrough: WAYDAT? in Sydney
Neckface, Leo and Weirdo Dave walk us through RVCA’s group art show, What Are You Doing After this? in Sydney. Watch as they praise and rip each others work to shreds.
KEEGAN GIBBS: UMBRELLA SERIES
For our fashion spread in Issue #43, we turned to Los Angeles photographer Keegan Gibbs to light up our pages with his colorful perspective. Enjoy the outtakes from #43’s ‘On The beach’ fashion shoot.
INTERN SPEAKS #2
Our LA intern, Sarah Wasko, has stuck it out with us for another week. Here she is talking cancelled flights, art, and hometown pride.