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Winner of the National Hero’s Journey Art Prize ‘The Road Of Hope’ By Stella Evans

The winner of aMBUSH Gallery's poster exhibition, The National Hero’s Journey Art Prize, has been awarded to Wollongong University student, Stella Evans. Evans' work, The Road Of Hope, was inspired by the struggles her own family, who are from Boorowa in New South Wales, have endured during what she has described as,“the worst drought in living memory.” […]

National Hero’s Journey Art Prize

The aMBUSH Gallery is set to host the National Hero’s Journey Art Prize. The exhibition will feature posters on the subject of COVID-19. Sights, sounds and survival tales driven by feelings of angst, depression, frustration, guilt, need, loneliness, despair, and also the prevailing need to never lose sight of hope. This is a time when […]

Art Month 2017

BY DANIEL JARAMILLO.   The month of March brings the start of an annual contemporary art festival in Sydney known as Art Month. Art galleries around the suburbs of Redfern, Chippendale and Surry Hills band together to showcase up-and-coming visual artists and it’s great fun for people who are interested in exploring the more creative […]

My Art Kills Monsters

Matthew Gillett’s life began to unravel when he was king-hit trying to break up a hotel fight. A brain haemorrhage and a stint in hospital was just the beginning – soon he was travelling the dark recesses of depression. “Not only had my masculinity essentially been challenged, but my brain wasn’t functioning correctly and my […]

Sven Marquardt – Future’s Past

For many people Sven Marquardt’s face has become synonymous with the legendary Berlin clubbing mecca Berghain, where he acts as the doorman. However there is much more depth to this man than the gruff exterior and stories of rejection that quite a few people come away from the club with. Marquardt is also a renowned […]

Project Five, Volume Six

Project Five, Volume Six, lights up the Darling Quarter with a multimedia exhibition featuring internationally acclaimed artists and musicians. The project is a public art initiative of aMBUSH Gallery that features a live art event, public art exhibition and art auction. The pop-up studio will star Askew One, Kyle Hughes Odgers, Alex Lehours and 23rd […]

From the Streets

Raw, unpredictable and distinct, street art is starting to make waves in the art culture of Australia. With .M Contemporary Gallery showcasing a major street art exhibition called From the Streets, street art is moving from laneways to lounge rooms. Michele Paterson, Director of .M Contemporary Gallery, says the exhibition is designed to open people’s […]