Australian Art

Oh Boy, Boy Beardy!

April 23, 2014

Comedienne Minnie Pearl once said that “kissing a man with a beard is like going on a picnic. You don’t mind going through a little brush to get there.” The [...]

Getting SpirARTul

April 20, 2014

I have historically given Easter a hard time. Twelve years of Catholic education that coincided with the slow realisation I was gay, quite a bit of travelling through third [...]

Child’s Play

April 16, 2014

I was disappointed during last week’s GOMA visit to see that Michael Parekowhai’s lovely elephant statue The World Turns had been cordoned off. I’m not [...]

Mad About the Boyd

April 15, 2014

Last year at APT7 at GOMA, I claimed this little baby as my favourite piece in the exhibition – It was hanging in the very first room I walked into, and although it [...]