Australia

photojournalism

2,000,000+ Photos Archive 50 Years of Aussie Life—in Arkansas

This LA art dealer just bought 2 million vintage photographs from the Sydney Morning Herald archive; now he’s sorting it.
Shana Nys Dambrot
8.8.17
Illustration

Bold Black Botanical Drawings Bash Back at Addiction

UK artist and dietician Tam Farrell free-associates her vices and curiosities with mesmerizing nature drawings.
Beckett Mufson
8.1.17
Australia

Australia’s Sacred Sites Get Recreated for an Immersive Musical Performance

The Outback goes virtual in composer Kate Moore and artist Ruben van Leer’s collaboration, ‘Sacred Environment.’
DJ Pangburn
7.24.17
Photography

Meet Some of the Insane Creatures Found in the Deep Sea

An international team of scientists set out on 31 day voyage to research the otherworldly life forms at the bottom of the ocean.
Nathaniel Ainley
6.23.17
monday insta illustrator

These Gnarly Rock'N'Roll Illustrations Do the Monster Mash

Australian artist Brooke Penrose writes detailed scenes for every intricate creation.
Beckett Mufson
6.6.17
Installation

This Interactive Installation Lets the Audience Curate Lights and Music

From the brains behind Flume's signature onstage Infinity Prism.
Katherine Gillespie
5.31.17
Photography

Moody Photographs Capture Grit and Beauty

Gil Gilmour shoots shadowy portraits resembling topography.
Antwaun Sargent
5.26.17
painting

[Premiere] Ethereal Landscapes Emerge in This Gorgeous Hand-painted Music Video

For Sophie Koh's "Yellow Rose," Xin Li painted every frame onto a light box before animating it all using stop-motion techniques.
Nathaniel Ainley
5.18.17
Photography

Artist Captures Otherworldly Photos by Dragging a Mirror into a Lake

Murray Fredericks stages kaleidoscopic landscape photos in Australia's largest lake.
Jenny Hart
5.14.17
Photography

Jaw-Dropping Cinemagraphs Show Waves Are Works of Natural Art

Dutch cinematographer Armand Dijcks animated the ocean stills of Australian photographer Ray Collins into a sequence of seascape vignettes.
Nathaniel Ainley
5.10.17
painting

A New Van Gogh Exhibit Takes You Through the Changing Seasons

Get over to the National Gallery of Victoria to see the largest collection of van Gogh paintings to ever travel to Australia.
Nathaniel Ainley
4.13.17
Art

Cheeky Sign Artworks Say What Everyone's Really Thinking

Michael Pederson's illegal signs can be funny, but also soothing.
Beckett Mufson
12.1.16