Lucia Mocnay of Conjured Creations discusses the ethics and ecological implications of taxidermy art. Lucia is exhibiting her work in our current show, Curios. See the online preview here. The ethics of using animals for taxidermy is often considered a conundrum. Here in Australia, foxes and hares are causing widespread disaster for our small native animals and their habitats. Many of these small native animals are endangered and some… Read More
We’ve posted an online preview for those who can’t make it to the opening reception of “Curios” this Saturday, May 28 (6pm – 9pm) and we’re offering FREE WORLD-WIDE SHIPPING for all purchases over $1,000 AUD. *some exclusions apply.
After a 12-month hiatus Dr. Sketchy Melbourne will be rebirthed at beinArt Gallery on June 12, 5pm – 7pm. BOOK NOW! Theatre and the visual arts have been separated for too long. Dr Sketchy seeks to combine them, providing a space for people of all abilities to sit and draw the flourishing alternative performance art that might otherwise be inaccessible to the lone artist. Melbourne’s underground performance scene is… Read More
Pre-orders are now available for Tim Molloy’s highly anticipated graphic novel, “Mr Unpronouncable and the Infinity of Nightmares”. All pre-ordered copies of this wonderfully nightmarish psychedelic book will be hand signed and come with a small original sketch by Tim Molloy. Order here! This 190 page B/W softcover book will be released by Milk Shadow Books and launched at beinArt Gallery’s “Transmogrify” show (June 25), where Tim will be… Read More
beinArt Gallery presents Curios, a three person exhibition of paintings, drawings and taxidermy art. Curios features the anthropomorphic taxidermy creations of Australian artist Lucia Mocnay, the impossibly intricate retro matchbook miniatures of American artist, Jason d’Aquino and the satirical and provocative yet classically painted works of American artist, Scott G. Brooks. WHEN: Opens May 28, 6pm – 9pm. Runs until June 21. SEE ONLINE PREVIEW Lucia Mocnay (Australia) creates… Read More
Hi all! We’ve posted a COMPLETE WEB-PREVIEW for “3”, an exhibition of paintings by Chris Mars, Naoto Hattori & Matt Dangler at beinArt Gallery. This will be a debut exhibition for all three internationally renowned artists in Australia and a rare opportunity for their Australian fans to see their exquisitely detailed work in the flesh. Exhibition opens Saturday, April 30, 6pm – 9pm. Runs until May 24. I’ve also… Read More