Past Forster Event: VOL 1

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April 16, 2014
@ Laneway

A stunning lineup!


Jim Frazier is an icon in global photography. He is an inventor, scientist and artist and has revolutionised the world of still photography and film making. His list of achievements are endless. After his recent successful Lepidoptera exhibition we are excited he is presenting his ‘crystal’ photos.


H. Fish, Internationally acclaimed artist and social commentator is driven by life experiences and social awareness to create a colourful commentary on the social environment as he sees it. You may have caught his recent ‘Visions’ exhibition at Manning Regional Gallery


Merryl Kemp local photographer capturing everyday moments and special events. She has been at home behind the lens since she was a teenager. She sees inspiration in everything and loves to work with all types of photography.


Kristie Banham is a homegrown indie artist who works mainly in mixed media, aimed at woman. Her art almost always encompasses inspiring and encouraging words.


Kadek Wijaya is a popular local artist who moved from Ubud to start a new life in Australia. He loves colour and works mostly with ocean themes, fish and underwater animals.

Andrew O’Sullivan is a master at repurposing second hand plants, materials and furnishings. Collecting from the plethora the world has to offer with an environmentally conscious mind set and a professional work ethic, Andrew designs and constructs unique, inspiring landscapes and dwellings with a seamless connection between the two.

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Fields of Crystal

@ VOL 1 ON APR 16, 2014

Jim Frazier is a scientist, inventor and innovator. He has been awarded the Order of Australia Medal and and Oscar for his work with photographic lenses which have been used by the likes of David Attenborough. He paints crystal solutions which dry into a variety of patterns and when put under specific lighting produce a dazzling array of effects.  His work has been accepted by Hilary Clinton, Goldie Hawn and Sylvester Stallone.

"Presentation of the Day" on May 21, 2014.


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Life is a Rainbow Full of Color

@ VOL 1 ON APR 16, 2014

Kristie Banham draws inspiration from her childhood and family. She shares her life story that made her a painter and an artist. Moreover, she wants to convey a message of peace, love and kindness to the people through her paintings and art. 

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Through my eyes

@ VOL 1 ON APR 16, 2014

Photographer Merryl Kemp has an incredible eye to capture light to enhance seemingly ordinary as well as the extraordinary to bring out the magic. She shows photographs that represent feelings and emotions, and proves how the eye of a camera can capture something that a human eye can not catch.

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Balinese ocean art

@ VOL 1 ON APR 16, 2014

Kadek Wijaya uses vibrant colours to capture his world of Balinese art that is inspired by the ocean and life around it. He uses different painting styles in order to bring variety in his art work. 

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From the Summer of Love to Now

@ VOL 1 ON APR 16, 2014

H.Fish Fish exhibits from a stellar array of surreal art and expressionism. Fish displays work from album covers during the 'Summer of Love' for Jimi Hendrix, John Mayall and Albert King to work on the Batman and Dr Seuss Movies to work for Amnesty International, general progressive thought and political integrity.

Merryl Kemp
in Forster
Andrew O'Sullivan
Landscaper and ReUse Expert, self in Forster
Jim Frazier
Inventor, scientist, photographer in Forster
H.Fish Fish
Artist and social commentator, self in Forster
Kadek Wijaya
Artist, self in Forster
Kristie Banham
Artist, crafter, shop owner , Coco's Closet in Forster