Colourful work by New Zealand artist Mica Still

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By Beck Wheeler in New Art on Wednesday 21 September 2011

If you let a bear loose in a lingerie shop, it might look like one of Mica Stills paintings. Stills is a painter based in Wellington, New Zealand.

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The Fellows and the Blondies: new work by Kate McCarthy

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By Beck Wheeler in New Art on Friday 2 September 2011

The Fellows and the Blondies is Kate McCarthy’s new exhibition. McCarthy uses childhood memories and child-like spontaneity to create her painterly painted pieces. She mentions the 1970s series of Sesame Street among her influences.

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New Beck Wheeler exhibition: Tarts and Flours

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By Beck Wheeler in New Events on Tuesday 23 August 2011

Did you have the Australian Women’s Weekly Childrens Birthday Cake Book as a kid. I did. It was the one book that me and my sisters would fight over as kids. We liked looking at the pictures and dreaming of the day when we could get mum to whip one up for our birthdays. Baking and Painting are two of my favourite things. I have been baking and painting my way towards my next solo show titled “Tarts and Flours” an exhibition about, guess what, baking. Opens September 17 at 19Karen Gallery in Queensland and runs until October 8.

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