Author Archives: Mikaela
My visit to the Venice Biennale 2017 So (or allora as they say here in Venice) there is barely a pavilion in the Giardini which isn’t showing a video of some description. Some are explanatory and accompany the art, which … Continue reading
Thanks to the brilliant photographer Richard Gale for these lovely shots of my turtle at Sculptures at Bathers This exhibition is on until Sunday 12th March. https://sculptureatbathers.com/artist/mikaela-castledine/
If weather is bedding and it so often is cloud pillows blanketing heat sheets of lightning then the continental coverlet of February has slipped sideways as if after a kicking night in which all came untucked and we wake in … Continue reading
The 2016 Bankwest Art Prize opened last night. This is Western Australia’s most prestigious award for WA artists. I am extremely happy to be a finalist amongst some very august company. My piece for this exhibition is called Damage. This work … Continue reading
So for the last two weeks I have been enjoying another wonderful Sculpture by the Sea at Bondi. There is a great line up of works and some fabulous artists from all over the world. My stupas have settled in really … Continue reading
Last night the latest book of short stories from Margaret River Press was launched at the Centre for Stories in Northbridge. Shibboleth and Other Stories is a great collection of work edited by Laurie Steed, it contains my story All the … Continue reading
Big Intention: Inspired by the Buddhist Stupas from Myanmar. Medium: Crocheted nylon Para cord over steel frames. Artist: Mikaela Castledine. Video Production: Josh Hopkins. Music: Andy Hopkins.