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Fintan Magee  Brisbane, Australia

'Between two worlds'
'Head in the clouds'

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About Fintan


Born in Lismore NSW, and growing up in Brisbane, Fintan Magee began drawing as a young child. Exposed to Brisbane’s graffiti culture in his teens Magee began to scrawl his name across the city in large vibrant letter forms.

Moving away from traditional graffiti in recent years, Magee has started to explore new ideas and imagery within his painting. In the last year he has created some of the largest and most striking street pieces in Australia. His bold guerilla mural works often combine still life painting of found objects with installation elements. Magee’s works explore themes of waste, consumption, loss and transition. They contain a sentimentality and softness influenced by children’s books.


Recommended by our guest curators


Joyce Varvatos

Art advisor

"Magee has the ability to transform the mundane into something magical. Though his illusions are whimsical they are always intelligent."


Fintan appears in the following Top 10 lists


'Australia'

'2012'

'#Instagram'


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yes

Oh my god that astronaut looks incredible!

SWEET

Pretty interesting

hooly craap!!!!!

whoa!

thats trippy

AWESOME!!!!

awsome

i love art

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