Visual Arts


Surf Coast Arts trail call for artists

Now in its 9th year, the 2020 Surf Coast Arts Trail is an opportunity to discover the work of the Surf Coast’s thriving arts community. Meet the artists in their studios and creative venues from…





In Transit with painter Peter Bakacs

A Melbourne native, Pete spent his childhood in the outer eastern hills subsisting on a diet of skateboarding, cartoons and 70’s cars. With a fastidious hand, Pete reveals a bright, acrylic world of vehicles, old…


Reddy-Set-Go with Melissa Laffy

Melissa Laffy is a local artist with strong links to Lara and the You Yangs. She draws upon nature as inspiration for her art, which involves textiles, garment making, sculpture, mixed media works and painting….




RANG रंग BY LEIKO at Courthouse Youth Arts

Courthouse Youth Arts has a new exhibition of photographs from artist Leiko, taken while backpacking throughout India. Her photos reflect the vibrancy and the sensory overload she experienced during her journey in India. She joined…