14°C

Brett Ashby and Local Youth

Frankston

Description

Phone: 1300 322 842

The mural was a collaboration of creativity from Elisabeth Murdoch College as a part of the Responsible Street Art Program, Youth Central and Frankston City Council.  The artwork was designed and painted by Ashby, based on the colours, shape, font and words nominated by students during structured workshops. Lines are used for healing, growth, wealth and luck. It focuses the viewers gaze on a gathering point for vibration.

The students learnt about public art, while exploring the negative impacts of illegal graffiti compared with commissioned street art.

The work is about self-acceptance that leads to authenticity. Ashby’s vision was to showcase the voice of the youth and link the creative solution to the space and place, making it relevant for the community of Frankston.

 

Description

Artist Bio:

Brett Ashby is an international mixed multimedia artist from Melbourne, Australia.

Ashby’s work deals with motion, collage, energy, cancer and themes related to the present times. He has exhibited and resided all over Europe, America, Australia, and Asia since 2006.

Instagram page

More Nearby

As She Lay

As She Lay

Artist Bio:Loretta Lizzio is a Gold Coast based artist and illustrator whose work adorns walls and galleries throughout Australia and beyond. Her work explores romanticism, nature and evokes a strong ...
The Barefoot Florist

The Barefoot Florist

Artist Bio:Sara Catena was raised on a diet of nature, traditional handcrafts, and pots of tea, in a small country town on the coast of New Zealand, moving to Melbourne in early 1992. A local F...
Lucky Inn

Lucky Inn

Lucky Inn is a family owned Chinese and Malaysian restaurant located on Foot Street in Frankston. It offers both take away and a BYO dine in service.
George Pentland Botanic Gardens

George Pentland Botanic Gardens

Gate opening/closing times: November to March 7:00am - 9:00pm April to October 7:00am - 6:00pm The undulating grassed open space and garden beds create a pleasant environment for community and famil...
Dame Elisabeth Murdoch Statue

Dame Elisabeth Murdoch Statue

A LIFE-size bronze sculpture of Dame Elisabeth Murdoch is located in the foyer of the Frankston Arts Centre.  The statue, commemorating the late philanthropist's contribution to her local commun...
Cold Rock

Cold Rock

At Cold Rock, we’re all about the fun experience, so we let you pick your favourite combination, which we then create for you on our unique ‘Cold Rock’ right in front of you. We’re not just any ice cr...
Quest Frankston Serviced Apartments

Quest Frankston Serviced Apartments

Kangaroo Apple

Kangaroo Apple

Public Sculpture by Maree Clarke and Vicki Couzens of Victoria Aboriginal culture originates in connection to Country. As custodians and caretakers of Country through ongoing cycles of honouring and ...
Not All is Lost

Not All is Lost

Artist Bio: Andrew Frazer is a multidisciplinary artist from Gelorup, Western Australia. Influenced by common shared stories that remind us of our humanity, Andrew’s art draws upon our inner-child th...
Holey Moley

Holey Moley

Get ready to putt your stuff, because Holey Moley has come to Bayside! With two different courses to choose from, you’ll putt your stuff around 18 uniquely themed holes. Take a seat on the couch at 7...

More Like This

murals street art
Neighbours

Neighbours

"A lot of flashbacks of my life remembering my Dad, my life as a kid not listening at school and drawing all over my desk. All of those years painting graffiti with my friends trying to understand ou...
23rd Key

23rd Key

Artist: 23rd Key, MelbourneJess began creating work in 2005, first exhibiting her work in 2008, and has spent most of her time toiling over a table ever since. Under the pseudonym 23rd Key, she create...
A Longing Distant Connection

A Longing Distant Connection

As a child, a sole Quandong tree existed near to our house in South Western NSW. Every season we’d ride our pushies down to check for fruit and share thoughts on its history. Being unable to travel t...
Smug

Smug

Augmented Reality This is an augmented reality artwork. Watch the artwork come to life through animation by downloading the Big Picture Series AR App, available on the App Store or ...
Don't Stop Won't Stop

Don't Stop Won't Stop

“Don’t Stop Won’t Stop” - the perfect quote to describe this fantastic piece by the Frankston Youth Service street art group. All of this was done in one day in collaboration with local street artist...
Seaford Road Mural

Seaford Road Mural

Created as part of the level crossing removal back in 2020 by Adam Magennis. More information to come.
George Rose

George Rose

Artist: George Rose, MelbourneGeorge Rose is a Melbourne-based artist best known for her large-scale murals. If she’s not working on commercial projects, she’s on the global street art festival circui...
Resurrection: Portrait in Profile (GONE)

Resurrection: Portrait in Profile (GONE)

Artist Bio:Artist Zedrone, was originally from Adelaide, before he decided to call Melbourne home. His artist journey began as a young graffiti artist, predominately using spray cans and acrylic paint...
Generational Knowledge

Generational Knowledge

Artist: Adnate, Melbourne and Aboriginal artist, Michelle Kerrin This artwork completed in March 2022 by Aboriginal artist Michelle Kerrin and well-known mural artist Matt Adnate titled ‘Generational...
Submerged

Submerged

Artist Bio: CLAP Meataxe is an accomplished spray paint muralist, specialising in photorealistic work on the small or large scale. He started painting in the very early 90's with Melbourne graffiti u...

Map & Directions

122-124 Young St, Frankston