MICHAEL NEEDHAM - visual artist

Michael Needham is a Melbourne/Kyneton based visual artist and lecturer whose practice primarily incorporates drawing and sculptural installation. Among other things, Needham’s work explores myth, belief and residual melancholia and its postcolonial incarnations.


main image:
Monument to Muther [sic] (detail), 2020
part of One foot on the ground, one foot in the water, La Trobe Art Institute, Bendigo Nov 38 2020 - Jan 17 2021

steel, cast-iron, epoxy resin, LED lights, reclaimed artificial cemetery flowers, enamel, sand, allo-casuarina foliage

image by Ian Hill