Colour Box Studio Round Up: 2016 What a Year!

Spring Pop Up Shop Volunteers

2016… oh what a year! We here at Colour Box Studio have worked hard to host a creative program packed with local art, hands-on workshops, and many opportunities to meet like-minded creative people like yourself. In 2016 the Colour Box Studio Management family grew and welcomed interns Prue Blake as Social Media Coordinator, Liam Anderson […]

Interview with TUYA Winner, Ferney Caro

CBS Member, Ferney Caro

Colour Box Studio member, Ferney Caro was chosen by Sarah Hayes of A Gallery in Preston as the winning exhibitor at our annual members and volunteers exhibition, Throw Up Your Art. We sat down with Ferney to chat about his artistic background, creative process and what it means to be a painter.  Tell us a […]

Throw Up Your Art 2016: Colour Box Studio’s Annual Showase

Throw Up Your Art - Colour Box Studio Members and Volunteers Exhibition 2016

Colour Box Studio turns four this October and we’re celebrating having showcased over 300 artists over this time, with a four week exhibition at VU at MetroWest in Footscray. Come enjoy some drinks and help us celebrate four years of innovative arts programming for creatives and communities in Melbourne by showcasing the work of Colour Box Studio Members […]

It’s A Double Whammy and You’re Invited

Throw Up Your Art Group Exhibition

Colour Box Studio is all about celebrating, empowering and supporting artists and creatives through a thriving community. So, we’ve cooked up a double whammy night full to the brim with artistic inspiration, and you’re invited! Throw Up Your Art, Colour Box Studio’s annual exhibition for members and vollies launches this evening at 5pm. To celebrate […]

Interview with Docklands art space – The Food Court

Located in Melbourne’s Docklands, The Food Court is a unique art space, encouraging experimentation and pushing boundaries for emerging and established artists. We’re collaborating this month with them to bring to you our 3rd Birthday Throw Up Your Art Exhibition (to submit a work please click here). In this interview we find out about the […]

Our first pop up for the year: Friday 21 Feb – Mon 24 Feb 2014.

Colour Box Studio is back and ready to launch our first short pop up exhibition of 2014! Come check it out from 11am-4pm, Friday 21st-Monday 24th February in Maribyrnong City Council’s brand new Creative Containers community art space. We’ll be presenting selected images from 2013’s Disposable Camera Project by Kathryn Goldie, Rahima Hayes, Ko Sonnoy […]

The Disposable Camera Project: Second Edition

Disposable Camera Project: First Edition image by Ilona Nelson

Above image: Disposable Camera Project: First Edition image by Ilona Nelson Missed it the first time round?  Now’s your chance to get snapping! Colour Box Studio is running the Disposable Camera Project for a second time this year after the amazing success and huge amounts of fun had during the first edition! In case you […]

Artist Interview – Hannakin

Hanna Mancini is a Melbourne based illustrator, crafter, procrastinator whose art practices span the exploration of multiple mediums. Her own creative label ‘Hannakin’ encompasses a wide range of things she makes and does, including archival quality prints of her whimsical watercolour and collage illustrations, and textile/soft sculpture works. In both her illustration and textile works […]

Take part in our Mini Art Project!

Colour Box Studio MAP: Mini Art PROJECT

After the aural delight that has been our Music and Sound Program, Colour Box Studio is feeling visually unstimulated and suffering from a serious case of colour deprivation!  We need Colour Box Studio Members and Volunteers, supporters and community to come help spruce up the place a bit by contributing to a temporary mural to […]

Members & Volunteers Showcase Program & Halloween Event – Throw Up Your Art!

Colour Box Studio Members and Volunteers Program – showcasing our creative community: OPEN 12-6pm from 28 October – 6 November. Drop in to check out the Throw Up Your Art Exhibition showcasing Colour Box Studio’s Members and Volunteers. • LAUNCH NIGHT: THROW UP YOUR ART – 31 October – 6-8:30PM – HALLOWEEN THEME & All […]

Shoot blind with Colour Box Studio’s Disposable Camera Project

Colour Box Studio Disposable Camera Project

Colour Box Studio wants to exhibit some brand new photography works – and we want our Members and Volunteers and you, our community to be the photographers! Your mission: You have 24 hours to fill a disposable camera with snaps of whatever you like.  It doesn’t matter if you’re a photography student or a pro, […]

Interface Pop Up Night Projection program at Colour Box Studio

Interface Night Projections at Colour Box Studio

Interface – Night Projections at Colour Box Studio From the 31st of August until the 13th of September Colour Box Studio will use its shopfront window at 236 Nicholson Street, Footscray to exhibit video works by emerging and established Melbourne based video artists in a popup night projection window – ‘Interface’. Passers by will be […]

Suzanne Nguyen on collecting stories and her upcoming project ‘The Two chairs’

Suzanne Nguyen is a story collector but foremost an artist. Suzanne believes that stories are valuable and everyone has a story to share. Suzanne is facilitating an Introduction to Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign on Sunday 7 July. Colour Box Studio asked Suzie some questions on what to expect from her upcoming residency.   Tell us […]

Rant n Rave Radio Broadcast

INTERNET RADIO BROADCAST – Wed 16 Jan from 6PM Alex Schlotzer & Greg Fryer from Rant n Rave Radio will host an Internet Radio Show from Colour Box Studio on our Opening Night: 6-7PM. Rant n Rave Radio is live talk back Internet radio station run by Greg Fryer and Alex Schlotzer. Their show, “The […]

Congee by Ka-yin Kwok

Congee is a video work by artist Ka-Yin Kwok that will feature in Colour Box Studio’s Digital Media Exhibition opening 16 Jan at 6PM. Description of the work – Congee (2011) is a single channel video documenting the Sunday lunches I have with my father Media: Single channel video installation, HDV Duration: 36’21” Completion: 2011 […]

Digital Media Exhibition Featured Video Work

Cromlech  By Layla Vardo Artist Statement: Cromlech has been developed as part of my on-going archival video project O-bit. It is conceived as a kind of burial mound in observance of the death of analogue television. The work incorporates archival footage of television presenters who have made regular appearances on television over decades and chronicles the subject’s on-screen presence over […]