Art

Giving life to public spaces

MACEDON Ranges Shire Council is seeking expressions of interest from accomplished local artists and producers to develop a program of activations in public spaces across the shire this year. As part of the Arts and...

Graffiti artists invited to contribute to Whittlesea mural

Whittlesea H Hardware owners are calling out to graffiti or mural artists transform an unsightly fence into a work of art. Pauline Lord, whose family has occupied the land where Whittlesea H Hardware is situated...

Showcasing Macedon Ranges artists

By Tricia Mifsud A POP-up art gallery has been set up on High Street in Lancefield to showcase artists and to raise money for the community. Ten artists and their works are currently featured in the...

Lancefield Christmas decorations light up town

By Colin MacGillivray A GROUP of more than a dozen Lancefield residents dubbing themselves the ‘Christmas elf workshop’ is brightening High Street businesses with festive rooftop art. For three years the group has created giant Christmas...

Seymour artist calls for more art in public places

SEYMOUR artist Megan Webber has brought unique mosaic art to town, with the hopes of increasing art in public places through community-inspired projects. Commissioned by Seymour resident Honor Baxter, Ms Webber completed a series of...

Kilmore Community Centre celebrates Children’s Week through art

Children at the Kilmore Community Centre worked together to reflect this year’s Children’s Week theme - that children have the right to choose their friends and safely connect with others. During Children’s Week in late...

Sculpture exhibition coming to Hanging Rock

Hanging Rock Winery’s Art in the Vines exhibition is underway, showcasing 30 unique works from local and international artists to bring the vineyards to life once again. Now in its fourth year, the exhibition was...

Three Brushes Studio’s Wandong art show showcases young talent

AN art show at Wandong Hall on the weekend showcased more than 100 works made by young artists from Wallan, Kilmore, Wandong and surrounds. Hosted by Wandong’s Three Brushes Studio, the show featured works by...

Two Kilmore artists will have their paintings exhibited in Japan

TWO of Kilmore Art Society’s best-known artists have works headed to Japan to be displayed as part of a sister city program between Mitchell Shire and the city of Honbetsu. Helen Miles and Maureen Runge,...

Australian hip hop artists Allday, JK-47 and more coming to Broadford

NATIONALLY-renowned Australian hip hop artists Allday and JK-47 will headline a youth music event in Broadford next month when The Push All-Ages Tour visits Mitchell Shire. Allday and JK-47 will be joined by a host...