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THE BIG DRAW TALKS
Saturday 26 October, 2pm @ The Memo, Healesville
An invaluable way to spend a Saturday afternoon;
the Big Draw Talks will leave you truly inspired.
Mark Knight, Mimi Leung, Zhen Chew and Kelly Thompson are all internationally renowned artists with varying styles and approaches, have made their mark in the illustration world. Come join us at The Memo, Healesville to listen to these artists speak and learn the secrets of building a creative career.
Hailing from completely different backgrounds, Mark Knight, Mimi Leung, Zhen Chew and Kelly Thompson are all seasoned speakers who will be presenting examples of their work and reflecting how they developed their personal style. They will share tips on how to survive as an Illustrator in our media saturated world and reflect on The Big Draw theme: Draw Tomorrow.
· Mark Knight is the editorial cartoonist for the Herald Sun. No one is safe from his evocative and hilarious caricatures; particularly politicians and football players (and everyone in between).
· Famously gaining kudos from Kanye West in his personal blog, Mimi Leung’s mix of the mundane and unbridled imagination has seen her work for various clients worldwide including Adidas, AOL, VICE Magazine and The New York Times.
· Zhen is internationally known for her Performance Drawing using charcoal and interactive animations; she creates artworks that question perceptions of experience, time, place and self.
· Kelly Thompson’s illustrations are internationally recognized and have captured the imagination of the fashion and art world. Her clients include Penguin Books, Nintendo, Covergirl, Westpac, Nike and Mimco.