LAND OF SUNSHINE
Documenting street art and graffiti in melbourne and beyond

Q. What do you do when you take over a beautiful old building that’s about to be demolished? A. Offer it to your mates and a vast range of artists to use as a blank canvas before you put on possibly the best street art exhibition of the year! Here are some of the incredible […]

I was contacted about The Art Of Banksy exhibition coming to Melbourne a while ago, and I had mixed emotions. It was not authorised but at the same time all the eighty original artworks were sold by Banksy himself thus creating a secondary market for his works. I was assured there were no pieces in […]

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I was approached by The Space Agency to arrange some artists to paint an old building at the Preston market that had been disused and empty for two years. With the help of Duke who had just finished the the inaugural Meeting of Styles Melbourne, the site was prepared, buffed (with the generous support of […]

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This was such an awesome project – over one hundred artists came together to paint in an old timber mill to help raise funds for local charities – organised by Arianna Leane, Alex McCulloch and Ken McGregor. Check the news article here and some videos here and here

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Melbourne graffiti writer DVATE (SDM Crew) recently completed this large scale mural measuring 18mts X 12mts on the back wall of the newly refurbished Lido Cinemas in Hawthorn. The classic building opened as a cinema in 1911, revamped in the 1930’s and still has the original circular patterned plaster ceiling and art deco design throughout the […]

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Get down to this exhibition featuring some of Melbourne’s finest talent as a tribute to Mark “Chopper” Read for more info click here http://hogangallery.com.au/exhibitions/lanewaylaunch/