The soul, attraction and class of Melbourne’s neighbourhoods are delicately woven into Ainsley Walters’ memory-loaded paintings. She started out painting these terrace residences, Victorian facades and the interior-town streets out of a appreciate for her hometown – and as a way of preserving the ‘timeless beauty of our heritage buildings’ as a result of her art!
Hoping to share her possess ‘sense of home’ with folks, she expertly captures minimal specifics that make them even far more meaningful. It wouldn’t be an precise depiction of Melbourne without having a bike rider peddling house at dusk, the leafy trees towering in excess of the footpath, and graffiti sprawled on old buildings!
Spring Tide at the Brunswick Avenue Gallery, opening November 17