Interview

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The Interview:  Celebrating the Underdog! Words Fay Edwards From behind Maddie sits in an armchair, with her head turned towards the camera, flashing a smile underneath a spotlight during filming for PLATFORM Live. Find Crips & Creeps on Instagram and Facebook >> @cripsandcreeps My interview with Madeleine Stewart, the… Read More

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The Interview:  ‘Belonging’ with Jess Cook 107’s Managing Director Words Fay Edwards ‘Belonging’. It’s something I most strongly associate as being an academic concept studied during the dreary years of high school. But it’s a feeling that’s popped up throughout life, tracking me through years of uni, work, love and… Read More

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“My place” was a place to take risks and feel safe Mary Lynne Pidcock on making communities Words Mary Lynne Pidcock Interview Fay Edwards Images Jessica Lindsay, City of Sydney Mary Lynne Pidcock is the chair of the 107 board, president of the South Sydney Business Chamber,… Read More

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Stay flirty, stay playful, stay COY Interview Amy Willing & Bernadette Fingleton Images Claire de Carteret On the last day of our Makers Market, we want to introduce you to one more stall holder. Claire de Carteret is studying Fine Arts and Arts at COFA, and on the side she runs jewellery business… Read More

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Blending architecture and craft with Doolhaus Interview Amy Willing Images Elise Vanden Dool One of our goals with 107 Objects is to celebrate emerging artists, hobbyists, and people who have found a side outlet for their creativity alongside a full time job. Enter Elise Vanden Dool, architecture student and one-woman powerhouse behind jewellery… Read More

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A Business Born at 107 Life Drawing Interview Amy Willing Images Imogen Bowman & Celine Okada Ahead of the 107 Objects Makers Market on December 16 & 17, we got in touch with some of our makers to learn more about them and their practice. First up is Imogen Bowman & Celine Okada… Read More

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The Interview: Meet the illustrator who makes the GIF into an art form Interview Amy WillingImages Nancy Liang More info: Wynscreen | Cultural Capital Follow Nancy on Instagram @under_over_themoon Hi Nancy! What is it that you do? I create dreamlike images of urban landscapes and sleepy scenes of Australian suburbia. These images… Read More

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Sunny Brar: Painting the multicultural faces of Australia Interview Amy WillingImages Sunny Brar Photographer Sunny Brar has been capturing portraits since 2008. For Sunny, who has lived the experience of being an outsider, heritage plays an important role in a multi-racial society. That’s why he started Face, a project which will… Read More

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The Interview:  Clayton Thomas: Keeping in touch with optimism Words Brittney MikrutImage Clayton Thomas In honour of all the work our curators have done to give artists an event to showcase their creativity, we sat down with Clayton Thomas to learn about him, his experiences and what he has done to… Read More

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The Interview: Jason Wing Not a curator, a collector of people. Words Amy Willing To celebrate the opening of our first exhibition for 2017, Blak Mirror, we sat down with its curator, Jason Wing, to talk about life, his influences, and what he has learnt in the process. Blak Mirror is the culmination of… Read More

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The Interview:  Il combattimento di Tancredi e Clorinda Words Amy WillingImages James Harney James Harney is the designer behind Il combattimento di Tancredi e Clorinda, the stage backdrop for the opera of the same name. It is currently on show in the gallery until December 21. James is also a resident artist at 107. Read More

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The Interview:  Watch me now: Jess Miller Words Amy Willing It’s hard to sum up Jess Miller in just a few sentences. Here’s what I say when I try to explain to people who I’m interviewing: She’s pretty bloody awesome. She gets shit done. She’s somebody you need to… Read More