This Friday is the launch of an extraordinary book which commemorates the 15 year anniversary of an extraordinary magazine. IdN is set to release the IdN 15 year anniversary book titled “What do you love?” This massive 452 page beauty features specially commissioned works from over 250 of the amazing creatives who have collaborated with IdN over the years.
Mag Nation will be celebrating this momentous launch at their Sydney and Melbourne stores .
Sydney: Friday 6th November starting at 6pm at 155 King St, Newtown. One of the featured artists in the book, Jeremyville, will be at the Sydney launch to sign the book for anyone who purchases it.
Melbourne: Friday 13th November starting at 6pm at mag nation Elizabeth St, on The Third Floor.
Most people take words, letters and type for granted. We see it in the everyday processes of life – in an email, in the newspaper, magazines, street signs. Its every where.
But there are artists who will transform these everyday entities and transform them into works of art and get us feeling the love. From fine artists to graffiti artists to designers, there is a vast array of typographical talent , for those of us who really appreciate the art of typography, or just want to see type in a different light. so if your keen to check it out GO FONT UR SELF*
Want to visit the exhibition nearest you? Here are the details:
SYDNEY / Thursday Oct 15th / Peer Gallery – 153 Bridge Road, Glebe NSW /
MELBOURNE / Friday Oct 23rd / No Vaccancy – 34-40 Jane Bell Lane (off Russell St), Melbourne VIC /
BRISBANE / Friday Nov 6th / Nine Lives – 330 Brunswick St Mall, Fortitude Valley QLD /
For more information, artist profiles and images from past GO FONT UR SELF* exhibitions visit www.gofonturself.com.au.
Kareem Rizk is a Melbourne based Australian artist. Rizk works in various mediums include collage, acrylic, oil pastel, pencil, solvent transfers and acrylic transfers as well as digital collage. The work is highly textured and often multi-layered with a nostalgic, vintage and weathered quality.
We have kindly been given a Kareem Rizk limited edition print, ‘Vandalism’, by the man himself. Which is signed and numbered. And we are giving this amazing print away to one lucky winner.
For your chance to own this limited edition print, simply send your details (name and address) to firstname.lastname@example.org. The winner will be notified by email next Wednesday. (14th Oct)
The very talented Catherine Campbell and Andy Lewis recently set up a gallery and studio in Melbourne, named Extended Play.
And to celebrate their opening they are hosting an exhibition, ‘Blind Date’, featuring some of our favourite Aussie artists; Andrea Innocent, Beastman, Benjamin Sea, Brooke Bobridge, Caitlin Shearer, Eveline Tarunadjaja, Lwnski, Mel Stringer, Sean Morris, Side Project and Yok.
Opening night is Friday 2nd October, 6-9pm. Extended Play Gallery, 547 High Street, Northcote 3070. Vist Extended Play for more details.