Bittersweet – sugarcane’s history exposed by Footscray filmmaker

This week we’re featuring an article by Jessica Dean of West Art Now who interviewed Colour Box Studio founder and director Amie Batalibasi about her latest film project. Footscray-based filmmaker Amie Batalibasi has bid farewell to wintery Melbourne and headed north to the sugarcane fields of Queensland to direct Blackbird, a film that illuminates a dark […]

Thomas Banks’ Quest for Love

We’re excited to share the story of Thomas Banks, a young gay playwright with cerebral palsy. He unapologetically expresses his journey of finding love through a short autobiographical play and is currently the subject of a documentary film, ‘Thomas Banks’ Quest for Love’. In this Q&A Banks answers inspiring questions on overcoming challenges of rejection […]

Crowdfunding, Creativity & Dessert with Shu Shu Zheng of Pozible

We’re excited to share with you a little Q&A with an awesome Melbourne creative – Shu Shu Zheng. Shu Shu works at Pozible in the world of crowdfunding but she’s also a talented peep working at creating a dessert cookbook with watercolour images! Colour Box Studio met Shu Shu when we did our Pozible project […]

Coming Up in May/ June 2013

Paint a Silk Scarf workshop at Colour Box Studio with Ida Suod, March 2013. Photo by Yusuke Tsutsui Photography.

Colour Box Studio news – a new chapter begins… Colour Box Studio – A New Chapter A community creative hub and multifunctional pop up art space to showcase our creative community. 236 Nichsolson Street, Footscray VIC 3011 Firstly we need to say HUGE thanks to all of those who supported our Pozible campaign whether it […]

Together, There’s No Stopping Us

The Colour Box Studio Crew would like to thank you for contributing to our Pozible campaign. Yep, that’s right, with your help, we went beyond our $7000 target and reached $8535. Wow! It was a wonderful moment of cheering and celebration when we reached the target at the Keep Colour Box Studio Cranking event last night […]

Natalie Pa’apa’a of Blue King Brown at Benefit 30 April

Natalie Pa’apa’a of Blue King Brown has been announced as the headline act for Keep Colour Box Studio Cranking! 30 April, 6PM at Colour Box Studio 236 Nicholson St, Footscray. For more information and bookings please see:http://bit.ly/colourboxstudio Natalie Pa’apa’a is a founding member and the frontwoman of Blue King Brown. She is a vocal social activist […]

Pozible Progress

Support Colour Box Studio on POZIBLE Pledge $35 and one of these handmade necklaces by Charlotte Filshie is up for grabs. Pledge $65 and one of this prize pack with Able & Game tea towel, Hannakin Card and Pretty Wak Keyring can be yours. Pledge $55 and get 6 months membership which includes VIP perks like Exclusive Access […]

Feed our creative community

The Colour Box Studio team is running a 7 week Pozible campain to raise a minimum of $7000 (but we dream of reaching $12 500) to go towards all costs of running our next 6 months of programs. Check out our Pozible crowdfunding campaign and pledge to support us here: http://www.pozible.com/colourboxstudio A Community Creative Hub – Colour […]