Nadine Kessler – who made the beautiful book-design for The Long Weekend in Alice Springs recently designed this art catalogue for the French Artist Hubert Duprat who has something of a retrospective exhibition at MONA in Hobart. The first major exhibition in the English-Speaking world, outside of the French speaking world. It’s an exsquisite book – incredibly refined and…
Sleuth: The Delegation
it would seem that sometime in the last 250 years the fire-farming just stopped. The humans no longer see themselves in the landscape, and consequently they no longer care for the trees, the dirt, the spirit. Now the giants have awoken. These strange and large visitors have come to Canberra to discuss a situation: Australian spirituality is all over the shop! The continent’s psyche appears to be diversifying … this mightn’t be such a good thing.
I don’t reckon this is such a good thing.
And where is Amos? Is he always late for every meeting!!
Sleuth is an ongoing series that begins with exhibitions, comics and other crosses into other multimedia. It explores what is happening with the Aussie psyche and soul, a nebulous and amorphous thing.
Joshua Santospirito is an illustrator, musician and multimedia artist who lives in Hobart, Tasmania. His main artistic obsessions revolve around language, anthropology, culture and psychology. His main works in comics have been his very rambling Sleuth series, and the award winning graphic novel The Long Weekend in Alice Springs which he published in 2013 through Sankessto Publications.
Listen to this little baby: Convergence - a compilation of Hobart noise & experimental music - Volume One by Various Artists
Convergence - a compilation of Hobart noise & experimental music - Volume One - will be launched at this SK gig.
Originally posted on soundklub:Convergence – a compilation of Hobart noise & experimental music – Volume One
can be bought from the Rough Skies band camp – features Hobart-based noise makers – and will be launched at SKeleven
image – Sally Rees 2014
Josh has a piece in this amazing anthology -
Fluid Prejudice is a collection of comics and drawings focusing on underrepresented, marginalised and alternative visions of Australian history.
50 artists, 175 pages
edited by the wonderful Sam Wallman
You can buy it at Sam’s website – PENERASEPAPER
The Sam Wallman edited ‘Fluid Prejudice’ anthology is launching next week here in Melbourne. This will be an important showcase for stories of Australia’s unmentioned history. #comics #art #australiancomics #australianart #books #graphicnovel #samwallman #australianpolitics #australianhistory #history #oz #anthology #comix #launch #event #melbourne #australia #fluidprejudice
Look!! This lost little comic of mine has found a home on the digisphere … indeed it’s on a map!
Pic of Craig San Roque & @drivewesttoday at exhibit of #LongWeekendinAliceSprings