Sugar

 

Sugar is a Perth-born artist currently based in Melbourne who has been passionate about drawing form a young age. Producing works in charcoal, acrylic and aerosol, Sugar has developed a unique style that blends the techniques of realism with surreal themes.

Showcasing work through a number of group and solo exhibitions with recently being a finalists in the Footscray Street Art Prize, carrying out commissioned canvas and mural artwork,  and having travelled around Europe painting, 

Residing in Melbourne, Sugar is currently working as a freelance graphic designer, illustrator and mural artist, additionally taking commissions on canvas and wood. Sugar most enjoys painting surrealistic flora and fauna in conjunction with objects that signify the concept of time and placement. Sugar draws these elements together by distorting aspects of line and form, lending to his distinctive style.

 

            Exhibitions  

  • First Solo show, “Come undone” - July 2011
  • Group show, The Bird - May 2012
  • Joint show with Alex Miller, Lighten up, Marcessi Coiffeur - May 2012
  • Group show, “Hideous beauty”, Corner Gallery - April 2013
  • Solo show, “No harm done”, Kurb Gallery - August 2013
  • RAW Exhibition, “RAW”, The Bakery - May 2014
  • Group show, ”Roll on Rome”, Corner Gallery - Sept 2014
  • Group show, “APEX”, Corner Gallery - April 2015
  • 40x40, Brunswick St gallery - January 2015
  • Group show, “Thoughts become things”, Studio 2 - June 2015
  • Group show, "Art of the Mill", Woodend - February 2016
  • Meeting of styles Melbourne, Hosier lane - April 2016
  • Group show "The come up" Seasons of change - September 2016
  • Group show "JOY" BSIDE Gallery - December 2016
  • Group show "Subject to change" NFA Gallery, Collins Place - December 2016
  • Group Show " Lousy show", BSIDE Gallery - March 2017
  • "Footscray Street art prize" runner-up - May 2017
  • Interview for "CBD News" Melbourne - October 2017
  • Revolver Upstairs, "smokers Paradise" mural and video with "Just another agency" - October 2017
  • Group Show "Jungle Boogie" BSIDE Gallery - December 2017

 

For any questions you have in your head or interested in a commissioned piece, Please email below.

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