This week on State of the Art, Roger Taylor talks about David O'Brien's exhibition of small figurative oil on board paintings which are mounted inside cigar boxes.
The exhibition is on at Sophie Gannon Gallery 2 Albert Street Richmond, until Saturday.

Also, a new video by Simon Pericich CROWD sorcering. It is a three screen projection. On the outside screens are images of a mosh-pit at an outdoor arena rock concert, while the middle screen depicts a car driving down the various keels of an underground car park The music starts as soft piano and ends as death metal.
More details visit Mars Gallery 7 James Street Windsor until Sunday

And finally Roger discusses a couple of items from the upcoming Melbourne Festival.
More information visit the official website O'Brien.jpg