Fringe review: Gone Girls

Art, Entertainment

Words: Sharmonie CockayneStars: 3.5/5 This drag revenge fantasy chronicles the fictional frenemy-ship of Julia Gillard and Julie Bishop. Beginning at their entry into #auspol, it then moves into the viciously competitive years before and during Gillard’s Prime Minister-ship, through their blossoming friendship outside of politics post Prime Minister-ship, and hypothesises into the unknown future. Without […]

Meet Steven Bellosduardo

Art, Editor's blog, Featured, Life

The Adelaide Airport’s newest art commission is a breakout work by emerging artist Steven Bellosguardo.  Photography, Brianna Speight Words and Portrait, Sharmonie Cockayne  As an emerging artist, to make the proposal stage of a large-scale public art commission is pretty rare, but to win one is near unthinkable. So, for 30 year old local artist Steven Bellosguardo to win the Adelaide airport’s commission is an immense achievement for all emerging artists here […]

Illustrationist to the Stars

Art, Fashion, Featured

As part of our Spring 2019 issue we offered third year TAFE SA Fashion/Costume Illustration students the opportunity to create the imagery paired with that quarters horoscope readings. The design brief required the illustrations to be inspired by fashion, incorporate watercolour paints and reflect our publications core values – diversity, relevance, timelessness, empowerment & sophistication. Ultimately, […]

A Budding Career

Art, Editor's blog, Featured, Work

Having brightly coloured, fresh, fragrant flowers is a lovely touch in any home, and being surprised by a loved one with a bouquet of flowers is always a magical experience! With Valentine’s Day fast approaching, florists across Adelaide are hastily preparing for the biggest day on the romance calendar. “Flowers always make people better, happier, and […]

6 Bowerbird stallholders offering the perfect Mother’s Day gift

Art, Eat & Drink, Fashion, Home & Lifestyle, Local Loves

Bowerbird Design Market, arguably Australia’s premier biannual art and design event is back for its eighth year and kicks off again for three days from Friday May 5th at the Wayville Pavilion, Adelaide Showground. The Bowerbird markets are an opportunity to seek through over 160-curated stalls from Australia’s best independent designers and makers. These stalls range […]