Monthly Archives: May 2012
“After a ten year career defacing the streets and gallery walls of Melbourne, Reka is packing up, moving overseas and having one last hurrah.
He will be holding an open studio for one night only, displaying a new body of work exclusively painted on found objects. Using spray cans and rusted metal found from walking the [...]
REKA ’10 years Retrospective’ print, the classic post up character from yesteryear screen printed over a hand finished aerosol tag. “Mr Grims” (2002 – 2012) * Hand Finished 2 colour screen-print. * 560 x 760 mm * each edition has unique characteristics. * Acid-free 300gsm Fabriano paper * signed and numbered. * Edition of only 25. * $250
After a ten year career defacing the streets and gallery walls of Melbourne, Reka is packing up, moving overseas and having one last hurrah. He will be holding an open studio for one night only, displaying a new body of work exclusively painted on found objects. Using spray cans and rusted metal found from walking [...]
In-house artist profile videos from previous Backwoods shows and projects, directed by Louie Mitchell.
After all these years of badness Lush has decided to found a charity aimed at helping those of us who are less fortunate, Toys. Please visit his website and view the heart renching video sponsorship appeal. Pass it on to your friends, co-workers, loved ones and even to your pets. Help to save these toys lives and visit www.LUSHSUCKS.com [...]
To celebrate 10 years of a wonderful and exciting street art career, I have produced a super limited edition screen-print of my old character Mr. Grims.
This print is only available on the Backwoods Online Store. GET IN FAST.
REKA ‘10 years Retrospective’ print.
“Mr Grims” (2002 – 2012)
* Hand Finished with spray-paint - 2 colour screen-print.
* each [...]
Kid Zoom at Backwoods Gallery, March of 2012. (click images for closeup) Bus-Shelter Takeovers. Anytime Zoom, see you soon. A.
Thank you to everyone who came down to the opening night of “Cosmic Scale and The Super Future” by Ghostpatrol on Friday. Here are some photos from the opening, you can find more on the exhibition page here, or on our Facebook event gallery here. The exhibition will be up until the 3rd. Be sure [...]
Future Notes Volume Thr33
Limited edition risograph book featuring notes, sketches and studies leading up to the exhibition “COSMIC SCALE AND THE SUPER FUTURE” at…
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I’m excited to announce the opening of my new exhibition at Backwoods Gallery.
Cosmic Scale and the Super Future
Friday 18 May (opening…
The universe is a head-caving behemoth; an undefinable entity whose eternal expansion into the emptiness of space is too vast for a species aware of its magnitude yet too caught up in the minutiae of their own existence to contemplate, much less comprehend. Melbourne artist Ghostpatrol doesn’t claim to have the answer to its secrets, [...]
Welcome to the new Backwoods Gallery website, We’d like to thank our local and international supporters, family and the artists who have helped make Backwoods the premier Australian Street Art gallery. This new site is still being populated with content from the last two years of projects and shows so bare with us as we fill the [...]