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Zest builds ‘The LOVE MACHINE’ in the US

Zest Events International Artists Jenny McCracken and Anton Pulvirenti have travelled to the US to take part in the International Chalk Festival in Venice, Florida where hundreds of pavement artists turn the road surface into a “museum in motion”. The theme for the Festival was ‘Love & Peace’, timely given the circumstances in the US. McCracken […]

A brain riding a Sand lizard with a miners hat 3D Artwork

Diary of an Artist – Mental Health Month in North Western Australia

During Mental Health Month (October 2016), Zest Events International teamed with  Shire of Ashburton to deliver a series of creative workshops and 3D artworks to remote communities in North Western Australia. From Wednesday 5th to Sunday 9th October, Zest Artist Anton Pulvirenti toured the Pilbara region to promote mental well-being in the local communities. During his […]

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Rudy’s back from Japan!

Talented and gregarious Zest artist Rudy Kistler is back in Australia after an extended period working in Japan. Here’s a fantastic 3D sand artwork he did on the beach for Nissin’s world famous chicken ramen. It’s incredible how powerful optical illusions can be created with such a simple medium as beach sand and with such impact. These […]

family posing on 3D artwork by Jenny McCracken at Brisbane Festival

Zest’s Spring Newsletter 2016

Fox Sports predicts this year’s NRL grand final teams plus Spring into the Brisbane Festival, CGU @ COBA in Adelaide and lots of news including an intro to our newest artist. Fox Sports NRL finals promotion With the National Rugby League season climaxing with its annual September finals series, Fox Sport engaged Zest Artist Anton […]

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Giant 3D artwork celebrates Fox Sports’ NRL finals launch for 2016

Canberra Raiders star Blake Austin and Sharks stalwart Mick Ennis joined FOX SPORTS’ Matty Johns and Andrew Voss this morning at Central Station to officially launch the NRL Finals Series on FOX SPORTS. For the first time, FOX SPORTS will broadcast every Finals match across September LIVE, with no ad breaks during play and in HIGH […]

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Introducing Zest Artist Shannon Keane

Shannon Keane is a young and inspiring contemporary visual artist. Like many of his peers, his artistic capability has its roots in the world of graffiti, tagging and street art as a youth on the streets of ‘Burn City’ (Melbourne). Such has his progression been that over the last decade he has now worked for quite […]

‘A Taste of South Australia’, National Wine Centre for CGU Insurance

Event Management, It’s Our Passion

Event Management is where we started some years ago and it’s still something we love to do.  Sales oriented, awards,  strategic planning or entertaining clients; we’ve designed, planned and delivered all manner of special events, conferences, exhibitions, awards nights, roadshows, activations and outdoor group activities.  We specialise in personalised projects with strategic objectives. Here’s a few […]

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Art for social change – it’s time to acknowledge Artists as mainstream change agents

In a world where inertia, indifference and active vested resistance rule in conversations about critical and enduring social and environmental challenges, Art increasingly offers promise as a powerful change agent. Importantly its potential is rooted in the science of psychology and should therefore be pursued and utilised with the confidence that an evidence based scientific […]

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Farms Not Coal comes to Martin Place

Local farmers, traditional owners, environmentalists and every day supporters once again united in their battle to fend off coal mining giant Shenhua’s controversial plan for a large open-cut mine in the highly productive Liverpool Plains farming region in northern New South Wales. On 23rd February in the Macquarie Street end of Martin Place in Sydney […]

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Streets Alive in Dubai – Dubai Canvas 2016

Travelling to Dubai we had trepidations about what working in this city would be like, the most we’d ever done was stop over at the airport on the way to Europe.  We’d read the travel stories, been warned about covering up (women covering shoulders and thighs), we’d been told women were oppressed, that there should […]