MURAL | ROCKHAMPTON
Rockhampton City Council invited me to paint a mural as part of their city revitalisation project plus work with local artists and students affected by Cyclone Marcia. ABC did a great interview which you can watch.
LISTEN FOR YOURSELF | BOSE X LUCAS GROGAN COLLABORATION
Bose and I recently got together to discuss what inspires and drives creatives. This was the result. Watch this great video on their Facebook
MURAL | DEL BOCA VILLA | CANGGU INDONESIA
My brilliant friends have just opened their new villa and let me come over to paint one of their walls. Its right down the road from Old Man’s in the best part of Bali. www.delbocavilla.com
PIECES OF EIGHT | MELBOURNE
An ice cream after winning the Under 10’s Soccer grand final.
A mortar board thrown in the air.
A kiss after doing the washing up.
Getting out of bed on a cold day.
A silver locket for your 25th wedding anniversary.
Victory may not be everything – but when it happens we should celebrate it; big or small.
LUCAS GROGAN X SKARFE | COLLABORATION
Three of my designs have been transformed into light-weight cotton scarves measuring 110 x 200cm. Available in November 2014 contact SKARFE for wholesale or purchase. firstname.lastname@example.org.
LUCAS GROGAN X FAUX X CAT STREET GALLERY | COLLABORATION
As part of their Australian Series through Cat Street Gallery Hong Kong, Faux invited me to collaborate to produce four designs for their porcelain range. A dinner plate, oval dish, side bowl and salad bowl will each be produced in an edition of 100 each. Contact FAUX
WATERFALL | PUBLIC ARTWORK
With the help of PARTRIDGE and VIRGINIA WILSON my site specific work Waterfall which consists of over 250,000 suspended blue glass beads has just been installed. Architects- Bates Smart. Location- 180 Thomas Street Haymarket, Sydney. And it moves…
OK | MURAL
HBT Agency asked me to paint their new headquarters. I said OK.
SEE I TOLD YOU | NEWCASTLE ART GALLERY | MURAL
In conjunction with their exhibition Blue & White Newcastle Art Gallery invited me to create a new mural on the outside of the Darby Street side of their gallery.
BIG SCARY | T-SHIRT
BIG SCARY invited me to design their new band t-shirts!
THE DESIGN FILES OPEN HOUSE 2013
Melbourne 21- 24 November and Sydney 5 – 8 December 2014 www.thedesignfilesopenhouse.com
FITZROY | PRIVATE COMMISSION
New mural up in Fitzroy Melbourne, Cnr Moor and George
OLD MANS | MURAL
Huge new murals completed at OLD MANS Canggu Bali Indonesia
GROGAN TOILET TISSUE & TEA TOWEL | THIRD DRAWER DOWN
When Third Drawer Down asked me to create an editioned product for their Open Closed Market I knew exactly what I wanted to do. GROGAN TOILET TISSUE “Always Here If You Need“. If you need a laugh or more insight into why exactly this is perfect check out Urban Dictionary. thirddrawerdown.com
THE DESIGN FILES OPEN HOUSE 2012
29 November – 2 December 2012 www.thedesignfilesopenhouse.com
ART ALMANAC | Cover Image
December 2012 – January 2013 Issue
LUCAS GROGAN X RITTENHOUSE X POEPKE
To celebrate the launch of our collaboration, Rittenhouse asked me to create a work in the window of Poepke in Paddington. They even made a video! Where Have You Been All My Life?
As part of the cultural program for the L’Oreal Melbourne Fashion Festival, AZB Creative curated a series of windows in the city and invited my to create three huge works for Harrold’s Melbourne and Sydney.
Douglas and Hope have produced an Artist Plate featuring this above work. FUCK YEAH. It will be available from early 2012. douglasandhope.blogspot.com
Lucy from The Design Files has asked me for 7 pieces for her first ever Open House. Its secret location (Fitzroy) will be revealed when it opens to the public 1 – 4 December 2011. I’ve had a sneak peek… A M A Z I N G.
LUCAS GROGAN X RITTENHOUSE
Amazing Sydney based fashion label RITTENHOUSE invited me to create works to be printed onto their AW2012 range. The pieces incorporate prints on silk and cotton, and even hand embroidery!
The men’s and women’s range will be available February 2012. Check them out rittenhouse.com.au
LUCAS GROGAN – LULLABY ISLANDS
PIECES OF EIGHT GALLERY – MELBOURNE
The brilliant Pieces of Eight team invited me in September to install my golden Lullaby Islands in their beautiful window. If you have a chance check out Pieces of Eight, who exhibit some of Australia’s best contemporary jewellers www.piecesofeight.com.au
YOU LOOK TERRIFIC BABE
Hosier Lane – Melbourne
HAMMOCKS AND HONEY
New Melbourne based electro-pop group Hammocks and Honey asked me to create the cover art for their record. Check out their myspace here