Street Journeys #4 | Mik Shida

Brisbane’s flourishing street art scene is home to some of the world’s most respected and talented street artists. Our Street Journeys #4 takes us on a journey to explore the work of internationally renowned Australian street artist Mik Shida. Mik Shida’s large-scale mural works and vibrant artworks can be found on five continents; and we’re lucky enough to have plenty of his works right here on our doorstep! Mik Shida is a self-taught, multidiciplinary artist who has been involved in the global street art scene since 2004. His captivating expressive style often… Read More

Street Art Journeys #2 | Gimiks Born

As promised Engage Arts is journeying through the streets in search of Brisbane’s street art hotspots. This week we shine a light on the artist known as Gimiks Born. He creates bold illustrative artworks that can be discovered on walls around Australia: from Brisbane, Toowoomba, Bunbury, to Katoomba and beyond. A multi-skilled artist, Gimiks Born’s creative practice spans graphic design, illustration, street art and large-scale commissioned murals. Gimiks Born’s deftly painted public works stop you in your tracks; his quirky characters leap, growl and climb up the walls. With an illustrative style… Read More