Louise Paramor’s enormous paper sculptures and sculptures from found plastic are at the Ian Potter Gallery in Federation Square.

The paper sculptures are huge and they remind me of giants’ Christmas decorations. You can see the size  in this photo. Louise Paramor has called this exhibition, which was commissioned by the NGV  ‘Palace of the Republic’ as she was inspired by German Architecture she saw in Berlin. There are eight of these enormous…

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Char-grilled sardine

South Melbourne Market – indulge in the mind-blowing selection of seafood on offer

Australia wouldn’t be Australia if there wasn’t sea food for Christmas, New Year, Australia Day any other occasion where people get together. ‘Chuck a few prawns on the Barbie’ is a sort of a joke but it is also what happens.  All summer in Australian households across the country, sea food is being ‘chucked’…

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Sustainability Circuit Map

The South Melbourne Market where sustainability is the buzz word for September.

There is a sustainability tour you can join and take with a leader to tell you the behind the scenes stuff  or you can pick up a map and followed the route at your leisure. Sustainability covers everything: Stall holders supporting small farmers whose approach to farming and animal welfare they know and approve…

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NGV Festival of Photography

It is so easy to take a photo and so easy for us to make our photos look like those of the professional that I wonder what I am going to find in a photography exhibition. The NGV is running a festival of Photography so you can check out how your photos rank. When…

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