Alumni’s art represents Bunbury city, raises money for mental health causes
28 November 2023
our sense of home. It speaks to providing a healthy legacy for my boys and the environment they grow up in,” he said.
Andrew’s practice draws on his surrounding environment, using whimsical characters, hand lettering, and illustrations to create engaging works.
On returning home from his travels, Andrew established the ‘Rediscover Bunbury’ street art festival which brought painters from around the world to transform building walls with their huge murals – more than 30 murals can be seen across the city centre.
This year’s exhibition fundraised programs which supports mental health within the College community: Teen Mental Health First Aid and The Resilience Project. At the opening night, attendees had the opportunity to purchase pieces from the curated exhibition of paintings, sculptures, jewellery, hats and glassware.
Other artists exhibiting this year included Ben Juniper and Krim Benterrak.
The Saturday event coincided with with the College’s 50th Anniversary Reunion with former students and staff.