A reading stop at the Dead Horse

Travelling from Lismore to Wardell, the road passes through macadamia plantation country in the rural Dalwood district south of Alstonville. On the left, a wooden sign suddenly appears advertising a book exchange, fruit, and an art gallery. Continue reading

A collection of kitsch: found art near Alstonville

Stuff. So much gets produced, and if we don’t want it any more, it has to go somewhere. To a good home, into the recycling bin, sometimes even the garbage. Maybe Ikea executive Steve Howard is right when he says that we have reached ‘peak stuff.’ Continue reading