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SMC3 – Upside-Down Underground

Sydney-based artist, SMC3 opens his latest show, Upside-Down Underground, at M2 Gallery, Surry Hills on Friday 3rd May.

Part book launch, part art show, the event is an exploration of the Rat Race through geometry, imagery, symbolism and icons, accompanied by a 36-page black & white zine.

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Opening at:

M2 Gallery,
4/450 Elizabeth St,
Surry Hills,
Sydney,
NSW

6pm Friday 3rd May

Soundscape provided by Ears.

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Vexta – Trading Places

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Vexta is one of the most interesting artists to come out of Australia. She was picked up by some guy called Banksy to feature in his ‘Cans’ Festival and subsequent film, Exit Through The Gift Shop. Recently, while every other wannabe was shamelessly networking at Miami Basel, Vexta was over on the other side of the world, working hard at India’s first Contemporary Art Biennale. Despite some near catastrophic events and a very temperamental internet connection, we managed to connect with her for a few words while she painted…

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SMC[3] – Son$ of Anarchy

Sydney-based artist, SMC[3] is kind of old-school. His head-spinning characters and artwork draw influence from skateboarding, anarchy and cartoons. We caught up with the mad bomber for a quick quiz, ahead of his entry into this year’s Sidewayz skate and snowboard art event…

Your art’s pretty tripped, what gives you the ideas for your characters?

I get a lot of influence from 60’s, 70’s & 80’s surf, skate & punk comics and art, the characters are mostly trippy, cartoony, monster-based funk and ooze.

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