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Getting a lift

Getting a lift

May 3rd, 2023 - Rhonda Dredge

The Downtown gallery at Deakin University’s city campus has closed, a disappointing development in the local art scene.

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On a figurative journey

March 1st, 2023 - Rhonda Dredge

There is an otherworldliness attempting to break through Gary Willis’s paintings on show at Library at the Dock.

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Evocative of a gaslight style

February 1st, 2023 - Rhonda Dredge

There are some very moving moments in the first exhibition of photographs at Magnet Gallery as we come back from the summer break.

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Lockdown nostalgia for studio time

August 3rd, 2022 - Rhonda Dredge

Two artists used the lockdown to protect what is important to them, and that is time in the studio.

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A pop novel with a big heart

June 29th, 2022 - Rhonda Dredge

There’s a passage in When Jokers Were Kings just near the end where the voices of the two main characters lock in a “lyrical embrace” singing an Elvis Presley tribute song.

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Emmett and Cindy return

April 29th, 2021 - Rhonda Dredge

In June 2020, Docklands News published a positive review of Katherine Firkin’s debut crime novel Sticks and Stones.

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Parody of rich Asians a local hit

December 3rd, 2020 - Rhonda Dredge

You can say a lot more in fiction than you can in other genres and novelist Kevin Kwan is free and easy about lampooning rich Asians and their pretensions.

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A pop novel with a big heart

A pop novel with a big heart

June 29th, 2022 - Rhonda Dredge
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Lockdown nostalgia for studio time

August 3rd, 2022 - Rhonda Dredge
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