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Merry Bokeh Christmas

As I’m feeling a little festive, I thought I’d share some experimental bokeh photos I took last night. With the 4KQ Christmas lights winners list as our treasure map, my friend and I explored the pretty lights of suburbia.  Bokeh is the Japanese word for ‘blurred’, and in a photography context, describes the art of […]

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Stephen Wiltshire draws Brisbane in front of our eyes at the State Library

Drawing things from memory is hard. A task as basic as drawing our own house would turn out with the incorrect placement of a window or step. But for UK illustrator Stephen Wiltshire, who travels to cities across the world to draw large scale landscapes, it’s a cinch. Take a look at how Wiltshire recreates […]

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Little Big Brisbane

As some of you may have realised, here at Strutten we have a soft-spot for tilt-shift photography turning people miniature. We’ve praised Uniqlo for their uniqlo calendar (that appears on our site on the bottom right) and I was thrilled to discover an amazing film made here in Brisbane  -Little Big Brisbane. Armed with a […]

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Calling all submissions!

  Calling all artists, designers, illustrators, photographers and all round creative types! We here at Strutten want to help promote YOU and your work as part of our next batch of promotional postcards.   We previously had Steven Rhodes and Shaelah Ariotti’s awesome work on our postcards and now we are putting the call out […]

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Mad Men costume exhibition at QueensPlaza

From the typewriters to the scotch decanters to the evening gowns, every prop and costume you see on Mad Men has been carefully selected. The devoted eye to detail means there are few anachronisms to be found. One woman behind making the costumes of the cast so genuine is Emmy Award winning costume designer Janie […]

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August 2011 Playlist

home is where the ART is Hi Gang, this month to celebrate Triple J’s recent hottest 100 aussie albums of all time i’ve decidedto feature a few charming acts from Brisbane and interstate for your listening pleasure. hope you enjoy, xox sim.     01. Millions – Those Girls Fresh off the back of winning […]

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Strutten :: Call for Submissions!

Exhibition time again! Strutten in partnership with Silo Beats are pleased to announce that submissions are now open for our joint exhibit on September 3rd 2011 .  Silo is a Brisbane based music and arts collective, who love anything electronic. The collective comprises of 12 very talented individuals who are working DJs, electronic musicians and […]

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Semi-Permanent :: This Friday!

  We are SO very, very excited for this Friday! In case you’ve forgotten, which we’re sure you haven’t Semi-Permanent is on this Friday! Tickets have sold out now, but it’ll be an amazing event! There’s some other cool happenings around town if you missed out on tickets!Get excited!  

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Strutten says thank you!.

  We had a really great time last night, at our we ? what we like exhibition and launch party!Thank you to the near 300 people who came along!We wouldn’t have had the amazing night as we did, if it wasn’t for you. There are a few people we want to give special thanks to, […]

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“we ♥ what we like” exhibition poster

Hello! keep an eye out for our posters for our Launch Party/exhibit in and around Brisbane. it looks something like this! and as a bonus, please enjoy a picture of Claire, Sim and Nell having a naturally great time hanging out near the poster.