Scarborough’s artist-in-residence shines on Channel 7 House Rules!

If Kerry Leigh Juhren’s artwork looks familiar, it may be because you’ve seen it on TV!  The unique style and rich texture of Kerry’s painting was the perfect addition to Perth’s  contestants Tanya and Dave’s home renovation on Channel 7’s “House Rules” this year.    The couple completing the Perth renovations - Lenore and Bradley - fell in love with...

Applecross Artist’s Photos Featured for Opening of WA Museum Boola Bardip

When the first of many Western Australians walk through the doors of the new $400million WA Museum Boola Bardip in November, they will also be greeted with a bird’s eye view of some of our State’s iconic landscapes, captured by Applecross artist, Stellar Fraser.  Stellar is an experienced travel photographer with over 20 years of industry experience sharing landscapes, special...

Stirling artist’s Japanese art style catches the eye of a WA Art Gallery

Deryck Tan, a Stirling resident, practices and shares an unusual and traditional form of Japanese art called Gyotaku- printing fish and other sea life. What started as an interest and hobby has caught the attention of a WA Art Gallery and a whole new following!  Since mid-August 2020, Deryck’s Gyotaku prints, which he customises as his own, with the addition...

Art as a respite element: 5 reasons to buy art for your home

[caption id="attachment_28689" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] First Banksia by Kelly Muller Art, Architecture and Interiors by Shift Architecture, photography by Douglas Mark Black.[/caption]   When the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York reopened after Covid-19 shutdown they had installed two giant white banners on the museum’s front facade designed by the Japanese-American artist Yoko Ono saying: “Dream”  and  “Together”, one responds...

Get Expert Advice in Choosing Art at Art Upmarket

Whether you are a new home owner, business owner or art lover, there is plenty of art out there for everyone. Have you ever wanted to buy art for your home or office but didn't know where to start? There are a lot of considerations to take into account when choosing art such as the price, colour, size, aesthetics and...

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Art Upmarket – Meet the artists

With over 60 of WA's finest artists showcasing their work at Art Upmarket we thought you might like to find out a little more about some of the Art Upmarket Artists. In this blog we catch up with local artists Sarah Malone and Kristy Watkins. Sarah Malone Sarah where do you find inspiration for your art? I am inspired by...