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If you remain unmoved by the first half and havent laughed by the second half - you're offically dead. Making music is a second-rate description for this wonderful performance. Music is integral to my painting. I can't even begin to make a mark without finding just the right music which ...Read more>

1 November 2018 |


I was very honoured to be part of an inspiring conversation when I met with the Delegation of the Ecumenical and Interfaith Commission of the Archdiocese (EIC) at a meeting hosted by the Islamic Council of Victoria (ICV). Hearing from so many voices, ideas for strengthening faith, ...Read more>

10 October 2018 |

A wonderful new anthology I'm proud to be part of and, honestly, it's so readable and a breath of fresh air in terms of understanding the hidden cultural diversity in LGBT communities worldwide not just Australia. Living and Loving in Diversity has been nominated for a ...Read more>

30 September 2018 |

Only two days left to make a submission to Treasury's Black Economy Taskforce on their proposed overhaul of the ABN system (for taxation) in Australia. The affect on all Artists from some of the proposals could make Artists choose not to practice professionally and result in a 'feezing effect' for ...Read more>

29 August 2018 |


Chesea Manning has emerged as one of the most interesting people challenging our ideas and values . I enjoyed her interview with Vogue's Sally Singer a lot. See the link: https://youtu.be/iOguaB9Df1A. Photo is by Annie Leibovitz for the September issue of Vogue 2018. Also ...Read more>

11 June 2018 |

A brief note for me personally. After a long illness, my father Ramanathan died on the 21st of March 2018. Our close little family had the chance to say goodbye. He made a choice not to continue treatment and to endure the great suffering that he did. My mother ...Read more>

16 March 2018 |

Wonderful to be shortlisted for the  Collie Art Prize in WA. The theme of identity has inspired the 40 finalists. At the same time it's so hard with Dad's health declining, we are all rather worn out. A trip to the countrysude we decided would do us ...Read more>

2 March 2018 |