Melbourne artist Miso

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By Courtney Beck in New Art on Tuesday 28 June 2011

The detail involved in Miso’s work really needs to be seen to be believed. I saw some of her latest work which involves hand-cut and pin pricked images of animals and cityscapes, and literally sat in awe at the beauty and was totally perplexed at the time and patience it would have taken to create these pieces. Often using white on white, or black on white, it re-iterated to me that sometimes in a world full of colour, there is a still a place for just white.

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JR’s artwork on the streets of New York

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By Stephanie Yazbek in New Art on Tuesday 28 June 2011

Well known for using everyday people to create large artistic impact, street artist and photographer JR has undertaken a new project upon winning the 2011 TED prize. His work has just been unveiled on New York’s bustling Houston St.

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