JW - The Business Sydney

We are very happy to announce that Design is Kinky is partnering with Jacky Winter and Media Arts Lawyers to bring The Business event to Sydney on 9 May 2015. Unique within the creative industry, The Business is an event that focuses on arming you with practical information about the essentials of starting, sustaining, or growing an emerging creative practice. If you’re a young creative of any variety, or even experienced and looking for a refresher, then The Business is an event that you should not miss. Check the site for details and to purchase your tickets.

Ed Spence

We’re really enjoying the work of Vancouver based artist Ed Spence.


Ville Savimaa

Finnish illustrator Ville Savimaa.

Mathieu Le Lay

Beautiful work by talented French landscape photographer Mathieu Le Lay. You should also check out his The Quest For Inspiration movie. Trés cool!

Chelsey Tyler Wood

South Dakota, USA based artist Chelsey Tyler Wood paints figures in unusual positions or situations.


Laurent Chehere

We’re loving the flying houses series by French photographer Laurent Chehere.

Rendi Studio

Brazilian studio Rendi only have a small amount of work online, but we are impressed with what is there so far.

Sundays film

Mischa Rozema and PostPanic Pictures have produced a stunningly beautiful short film called Sundays. It’s an ‘end-of-the-world’ apocalyptic story that is beautifully shot and the VFX are incredible. Watch it now!

Jalal Shams azaran

Iranian documentary photographer Jalal Shams azaran.

Daido Moriyama

Japanese photographer Daido Moriyama.

Oe Jerum

Copenhagen based collage artist, Oe Jerum.


John Reuss

Enjoy the surreal and slightly Francis Bacon-esque world of Denmark based artist John Reuss.


Michael Tunk

Weird and wonderful collage art by Michael Tunk.


Sebastian Palmer

Based between the UK and Brazil, photographer Sebastian Palmer produces beautiful and intimate photo stories on various subjects.

Tim Laffey Exhibition

If you’re in Sydney next Tuesday and looking for a show to check out, head to Black Eye Gallery for the opening of the Tim Laffey show. Details on their site.

Matthew Quick

Loving the Monumental Nobodies series by Australian artist Matthew Quick that uses romanesque statues in quirky scenarios.


Jason Thielke

Enjoying a revisit of the work of talented Denver based artist Jason Thielke.


Aleah Chapin

Brooklyn based artist Aleah Chapin creates beautiful figurative paintings.


Stephen Ives Exhibition

English artist Stephen Ives has a new show opening at Backwoods Gallery in Melbourne on Friday (20 March – 6-10pm). Check it out if you’re nearby.

Tomas Clayton

British portrait painter Tomas Clayton has a unique and very cool style.


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