Art

Lola’s Garden: Julie White’s New Contemporary Australiana Inspired Collection

Though we feature a lot of them here on Whim, Australia’s not a very pastel-based land. No blushing pink roses, no cherry blossoms, no beds of lavender (Not naturally, at least!). South Australia-based designer and maker Julie White embraces this to a tee in her latest collection, taking her inspiration from the colours, shapes and […] Read more…

A Chat with Whimsical Artist + Ceramicist Bea Bellingham

With chain stores routinely copying the original designs of hard-working indie artists, it’s more important than ever to show some love to your local designers. And what could be better than a piece that’s unique to you? Sydney ceramic artist Bea Bellingham hand-moulds and hand-paints “perfectly imperfect” works, including planters, mugs and jewellery – no […] Read more…

Community Culture: Exploring the World of Aboriginal Art

  Indigenous Australians have a rich history that has approximately 80,000 years of contributions. The Aboriginals of this land are members of one of the oldest surviving cultures on earth and one great way to explore the knowledge and stories of Australia is through the art that surviving members of this culture create. Before European […] Read more…

An Interview with Artist Alicia Haberman from The Conscious Ink

Alicia is a talented illustrator and production designer working bi-coastally from Brooklyn, NY and Venice, CA. When it comes to her unique style of work, she explains: “I used lush, free-flowing line work and feminine imagery to create ethereal pieces that express energy and emotions.” Whim’s Editorial Assistant Cecile recently had the chance to ask Alicia some […] Read more…

‘Lost Princess’: A Series + Interview with Fine Art Photographer Parsa Jamalpour

Q: When did your love of fine art photography first blossom? A: I started painting when I was 14. When I was studying TV Production at university I discovered my love for photography, especially capturing human emotions. However I quickly realised that photography on its own was not satisfying, I wanted to create more artistic […] Read more…

An Interview with Artist Emily Heard

Q: When did your love of art first blossom? A: I have loved art all of my life, and vividly remember being no more than five years old staring at a picture on a wall, utterly transfixed. It was probably just a doodle done by a slightly older kid at school, but all I could […] Read more…

5 Whimsical Artists You’re Going to Love

When it comes to the art world, there is an incredible array of talented artists currently producing work which you’re sure to love. Here are just 5 whimsical artists whose work I’ve been admiring lately. Laura Garcia Serventi: Laura Garcia Serventi is currently based in Brooklyn, but she grew up Buenos Aires in Argentina where her […] Read more…

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