Living and working in Bourke Street for over eighteen years, Osteopath/musician Anthony Bautovich opened up his terrace house as an art gallery in 2013. Located at 735 Bourke Street, Home@735 Gallery is in the vibrant arts/design precinct of Redfern East. Anthony completed a Certificate in Curating and Cultural Leadership at UNSW Art & Design in 2019.
“…Home is committed to assisting in the progress of exhibiting artists through the gallery and a wider audience. My focus is on discovering 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 been awarded a residency at Bundanon for music (August 2023). He is a singer/songwriter/guitarist and founder of Sydney based band, The Forresters. You can check out all the details at –
Home’s co-director Madeleine Preston passed away in March 2022 after a sudden illness. Madeleine’s knowledge and understanding of the visual arts and her work ethic were significant elements in the success of Home during an almost ten-year period.
I will be recommencing exhibitions at Home in 2023 with the first show in March featuring Madeleine’s work, commemorating the first anniversary of her passing.
Madeleine worked in painting, sculpture and installation. She received the G.S.Caird scholarship for Fine Art Theory at Sydney University and a MFA in painting from RMIT. In 2016 she was a finalist in the Sulman Prize.
She was awarded an Australia Council for the Arts Development Grant, a NAVA Artists Grant, and a Copyright Agency Ignite grant. She was awarded the highly commended prize in the Woollahra Small Sculpture prize in 2017. In 2017-18, Madeleine undertook the AGNSW Moya Dyring residency at the Cité International des Arts in Paris. In 2018 she was one of 16 artists selected internationally to undertake the Slade/Camden Arts Centre London Summer Intensive residency at Slade art school. In 2019 she undertook a fellowship residency at the Vermont Studio Centre in the US. Madeleine was a sessional academic at UNSW Art & Design and the National Art School.