b. 1983, Australia

Vincent Namatjira Ocula Magazine

Vincent Namatjira Ocula Conversation Vincent Namatjira By Natalie King, Melbourne

‘If a painting is making me laugh while I’m working on it, then I know there is something there, like a spark that’s going to get people interested.’

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Helen Hughes and Victoria Lynn Ocula Conversation Helen Hughes and Victoria Lynn By Zara Sigglekow, Melbourne

It's not a journal curating an exhibition; rather it's a collaboration between an exhibition and a journal at a metaphorical level.

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Blak Douglas Wins Australia's Archibald Prize 2022 Ocula News Blak Douglas Wins Australia's Archibald Prize 2022 Sydney, 13 May 2022

Claus Stangl's portrait of Taika Waititi won the Packing Room Prize, which is chosen by staff who receive, unpack, and hang works by the Archibald Prize finalists.

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Who Is Ramsay Art Prize Winner Kate Bohunnis? Ocula News Who Is Ramsay Art Prize Winner Kate Bohunnis? Adelaide, 24 May 2021

The South Australian sculptor won AU $100,000 for her work 'Edges of Excess'.

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Vincent Namatjira Wins $100,000 Archibald Prize 2020 Ocula News Vincent Namatjira Wins $100,000 Archibald Prize 2020 Sydney, 25 September 2020

Namatjira is the first Aboriginal Australian to win the prize in its 99-year history.

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Melbourne Art Shows to See: 2018 Lowdown Ocula Feature Melbourne Art Shows to See: 2018 Lowdown By Carol Que, Melbourne

Held at the Southbank Arts Precinct, Melbourne Art Week returns with fanfare and slight trepidation between 30 July and 5 August 2018.

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Vincent Namatjira at THIS IS NO FANTASY + Dianne Tanzer Gallery, Melbourne Ocula Insight Vincent Namatjira at THIS IS NO FANTASY + Dianne Tanzer Gallery, Melbourne By Laura Thomson

Painting some humour into a serious event or an important person let’s you be in a little bit of control again, you can get a little bit of cheeky revenge.

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