FOOD • Our final lesson on cheese and wine matching, courtesy of @danmurphys sommelier Peter Nixon, and @lauralowncheesemonger from amazing Melbourne fromagerie @milkthecowmelb ! TODAY our expert pair sign off with a rich pairing of cabernet sauvignon and hard cheeses, including aged cheddar and traditional Dutch Gouda.
REGIONAL • Today our regional team, Karen Locke and Honey Atkinson of @_willworkforfood_ visit a family carving their own life on the land at @little_hill_farm, where they raise award-winning eggs and chickens (amongst other things!), in the Hunter Region of New South Wales. _ LINK TO STORY IN BIO ↖ Words @karen.locke Pics @honeyatkinson
ART • Sydney-based artist and designer @evi_o recently joined forces with ceramicist @millydent to create a one-off collection of handmade ceramics, showcased at @saint_cloche gallery in Sydney earlier this month. _ LINK TO STORY IN BIO ↖ Pics @alanadimou.
ART • ‘The Omega Project’ by artist @r_o_n_e sees the astounding remodeling of the last-home-standing at the YarraBend Alphington housing development. This unique exhibition opens tomorrow in Melbourne or, if you’re out of town, you can take a virtual 3D tour through TDF.
OUR NEW LOOK • We are SO EXCITED to have launched our swish new website this week! We hope you’ll enjoy our beautiful new photo-heroing layouts, a just-added news section, AND of course the sublime abyss that is our infinite scroll ‘explore more’ feature 🙏. EPIC THANKS to our STELLAR web dev team @studiopda and talented art director @annieportelli for making us look so. damn. GOOD!
EXHIBITION • We share a first-look of the finalists for the 2017 Archibald Prize, Australiasia’s iconic portraiture award, announced just this morning. Among the 43 diverse painters honoured are a celebrity polymath, recent-headline-featuring artist, former ‘Home and Away’ actor, and one painter entered under the pseudonym 'what'. _ LINK TO STORY IN BIO ↖ Pics courtesy of @artgalleryofnsw.
STUDIO VISIT • @hannahfoxart’s mesmerising oil paintings explore simple observations – light, colour, texture and space. Today we share an insight into the Melbourne-based artist’s studio practice, ahead of her ‘Faraway’ exhibition opening next week @ours_popup.