“I believe energy exists in many forms and there are many scientific definitions but for me on a more personal basis, i connect Energy in a physical and mental capacity. Energy is all around us. We need energy to run, to walk, to dance to Sing, to move objects. To Exist”. Lisa Edwards Artist: Brett AshbyYear: 2021Title: InvincibleMedium: Mixed multi-media, acrylic, canvas, resin, digital, performance and HD video. Performance ɛnədʒi artwork painted while skateboarding.Art Assistants: Christine Perera, Liam Rayner + […]
Directed by: Brett Ashby Curated by: Christine Perera Filmed at: Pentridge Exploring Flow Experiences. International Artist, Brett Ashby takes his audience inside Pentridge, Melbourne’s former historic prison! Michael Jackson and Jimi Hendrix as his subjects will be painted on canvas, whilst the artist rides a skateboard on ramps. The art focuses on the exchange of energy, art and power through physical whole body movement. Spirituality is a fundamental aspect to this performance, allowing for the artist to connect with the […]
Energy Melbourne Fringe “Energy HAS definition. It can, however, manifest itself in many forms.” Mick Harvey Artist: Brett Ashby Year: 2019 Title: Intensity Medium: Mixed multi-media, acrylic, canvas, resin, digital, performance and HD video. Performance ɛnədʒi artwork painted while skateboarding. Art Assistants: Christine Perera, Liam Rayner + Sam Gratton Sitter: Mick Harvey Audio: Summertime in New York, Four (Acts of Love), Mick Harvey DP: Dimitri Karas Photography: Paul Rogers
“The force that is within, the feeling we muster to direct at our goals to accomplish our dreams.” Sarah McLeod Artist: Brett Ashby Year: 2019 Title: Mania Medium: Mixed multi-media, acrylic, canvas, resin, digital, performance and HD video. Performance ɛnədʒi artwork painted while skateboarding. Art Assistants: Christine Perera, Liam Rayner + Sam Gratton Sitter: Sarah McLeod, The Superjesus Audio: Manic, Rock Music, The Superjesus DP: Dimitri Karas Photography: Steve Mckenzie
“Everything is energy, swirling around us, through us, changing form. We absorb it, merge with it and release it. It combines and collides with itself.I am in my pure state immersed in it, in the moment when the music fills a room and I become the energy in the space, I express that energy through my performance, I’m lost in the moment, riding the energy.” Richard Lewis Artist: Brett AshbyYear: 2019Title: Only A Drummer Knows The FeelingMedium: Mixed multi-media, oil, […]
Paint and Skate, Plein-Air (in the open air) new works by Brett Ashby. Sculpture by the sea, 2014 live art, streaming talks, video screen in rear of van and performances over 3 weeks.
Arts Burst 2013 live art by International artist Brett Ashby. Public moving sculpture and energy painting. Video produced by Minoli James & Co, Melbourne.HD cameraman and online editor James Karas.
Mixed media art by Brett Ashby. Urban wet room explores laneway expressionism of Melbourne, as a place to bath.