This week on FORUM our special guest is Adrian Doyle, artist, curator, writer, and director of Blender Studios, Dark Horse Experiment and conductor of Melbourne Street Art Tours.
Adrian is embedded in Melbourne’s art culture and plays a key role in the city’s creative landscape.
Not only is Adrain renowned for his support of artists, his contributions and advocation of street art, his popular Melbourne street art tours, and his prolific history of painting, installations and public artworks; but also with providing studio and exhibition spaces for artists at Blender Studios and Dark Horse Experiment.
For over sixteen years, Adrian has been pivotal in bringing art to the people, contributing to Melbourne’s cultural identity and economy, whilst pursuing his own creative career that has seen Adrian exhibit worldwide, with his artworks in public and private collections worldwide.
Educated with a BFA (Honors) (Victorian College of the Arts), a Masters’ by research (Victorian College of the Arts), and currently a third-year PhD Candidate at Victoria University, and self-educated within the creative urban environment of Melbourne city, it’s super exciting to have this creative mastermind on FORUM.
Text and photo: Lee-Ann Joy