Bizarre Mr Potato Head portrait sculptures by Stephen Ives

Beck Wheeler Reader Find

By Beck Wheeler in New Art on Friday 30 March 2012

Have you ever wondered what Winnie the Pooh would look like if he went to war? Or what Margaret Thatcher would look like as Mr Potato Head? Well, check out Stephen Ives’ website. It is a fun and fantastical treasure trove for lovers of the surreal.

Read more

Little Deities art exhibition in Melbourne

Contributions Reader Find

By Simone in New Art, New Events on Friday 24 February 2012

Freelance illustrator Daniel Atkinson is curating a group exhibition titled Little Deities. The exhibition involves sixty Melbourne-based artists. Some of the artists involved include Stephen Ives, Andrea Innocent and Ben Ashton-Bell. Each artist in the show has been asked to transform a doll into a god. The exhibition launches on March 8 at the QV building, Melbourne.

Read more