LAND OF SUNSHINE
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Today is the birthday of the Land Of Sunshine blog – the 8th year to the day of posting about Melbourne street art and graffiti and what better way to celebrate than to show the progress shots of this incredible mural by Lucy Lucy. For years I have loved the French street artist’s style and […]

The first time I really spent time with LING was years ago when we worked together on a project for a musical festival in Melbourne. Since then, I have seen loads of the incredible graffiti pieces he has painted on the streets, under bridges, and in abandoned factories – all done with some serious skills. […]

Sunshines Top 10 Melbourne Street Art & Graffiti – February 2018

Denial from Canada launches his new solo exhibition Control Alt Delete at the VS Gallery in Richmond, Melbourne. Check out the video below of artist painting the whole front facade of this new gallery.    

Sunshines Top 10 Melbourne Streetart & Graffiti – January 2018  

When I was asked to get involved in this project, I just could not resist. Using street artists to change the towers of inferno outside Crown Casino into fire breathing dragons to celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year sounded like such a fun and unique activation. Five awesome artists were chosen – Conrad Bizjak Facter Makatron Ruskidd and Mulga check […]

for more information, check Metro Gallery website http://www.metrogallery.com.au/exhibition-stormie-mills-2018

Sunshines Melbourne Street Art & Graffiti Top 10 – November 2017

As a documenter of street art and graffiti myself, there are some other photographers out there that I respect and admire – first and foremost Henry Chalfant and Martha Cooper for their amazing efforts in the 70’s and 80’s in New York, and then comes Rennie Ellis who was taking photos of graffiti he spotted in the lanes and […]

Callum Preston's Milk Bar: A Monument to Nostalgia A tribute to childhoods everywhere!Callum Preston has hand-painted the milk bar of his youth, featuring 452 pieces of nostalgia. Posted by ABC News on Thursday, 7 December 2017 https://www.broadsheet.com.au/melbourne/art-and-design/article/milk-bar-opens-collingwood