Living and working in Bourke Street for over twelve years, Osteopath/Chiropractor Anthony Bautovich has opened up his terrace house as an art gallery. Located at 735 Bourke Street, Home@735 Gallery is in the vibrant arts/design precinct of Redfern East. Anthony is currently working towards his Masters in Curating and Cultural Leadership at UNSW Art & Design.
“…Home@735 Gallery offers a new model of art gallery. We are committed to assisting in the progress of our exhibiting artists careers’ through our gallery and to an audience beyond the scope of our space. My focus is on discovering new and engaging Australian art, presenting and promoting the work in the best possible light and engaging the public in the thrill of owning an original Australian artwork…”
Anthony has recently recorded 14 new songs at Alberts studio and has released a 4 track EP with his powerpop/alt country outfit The Forresters. The album is being mixed in the US by Mitch Easter. www.anthonybautovich.com
Madeleine Preston is a director of Home@735 and curates the exhibitions. Madeleine Preston is a Sydney based artist working in painting, sculpture, and installation. She received the G.S.Caird scholarship for Fine Arts at Sydney University and has a MFA in painting from RMIT. In 2015 she was a finalist in the Hobart and the Mosman Art Prizes. In 2016 she was a finalist in the Blake Prize and Sulman Prizes.
Writing also features in her practice and in 2014 she presented a paper on Nostalgia and the Image for the 3rd Transdisciplinary Image Conference at the Pera Museum in Turkey. In 2015 he guest edited the The Australian Journal of Ceramics (Vol 54. 3) and presented a paper on Museums and ‘Good taste’ at the AAANZ Launceston conference.
In 2017 she was awarded an Australia Council for the Arts Development Grant and a NAVA Artists Grant and received the highly commended prize in the Woollahra Small Sculpture prize. In late 2017 she undertook the the AGNSW Moya Drying residency at the at the Cité International des Arts in Paris. In 2018 she will exhibit work from the residency at Sydney’s PomPom Gallery. Madeleine is a sessional academic at UNSW Art & Design and the National Art School.