Australiana

Callum Preston’s MILK BAR

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From the man who brought you the life-size, entirely made out of wood DeLorean, Melbourne artist Callum Preston now delivers MILK BAR, an exhibition where he has recreated, from memory, his own childhood meeting place and post-school refuge. Callum has replicated every single item out of wood, painstakingly hand painting each piece, whittling each memory into plywood sculptures that comprise the milk bar of his youth.

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Belinda Barnes

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Belinda Barnes is a Canberra-based Australian painter originally from South Africa. The moody colouring of her work evokes landscapes and natural shapes seen as memories, while her use of perspective gives a simultaneous feel of the aerial and the microscopic. There is a distinctly Australian quality about her work – the earthy orange and red palette, combined with striking blues, summon extremes of Australian bush and water. Belinda has had several exhibitions and sold numerous works, and took the time to talk to us about her artwork, her process and her story.

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