Sunday, 4 February 2018

A New Duo Show - June 2018

Domestic Disturbances Two - Meggs Yeo and Anne Bentley

For DDT, Meggs and Anne have collected headlines - news, advertising - anything really, from TV, internet, and newspapers.

Finding humour in headlines is not hard when you hear about 'Checkout Chaos" and " Eateries Serving up Bacteria" or "Pillow Fight Takes a Dark and Dangerous Turn" but  Anne Bentley and Meggs Yeo have taken it one step further by applying their own take on what they've heard and read.

What makes this show even more fun that the resultant art works may not bear any resemblance to what actually happened - and that's got nothing to do with 'fake news'

A waitress is serving bacteria - and nothing else.  Sitting down can kill you - especially if it's an electric chair.  When a pillow fight takes a dangerous turn, blood does fly and, chaos at the checkout, is simply a broken packet of frozen peas.


Opening  5 PM, Saturday  16 June and continuing until 5 PM Sunday 24 June 2018  Refreshments sponsored by Young Henrys

The Shop Gallery
112 Glebe Point Road
Glebe NSW  2037
Mobile: 0438550835

Monday, 15 August 2016

New Duo Show with Meggs Yeo

Megan and I are working on a second domestic disturbances show for 2017.
This time, it's based on media headlines - a lot of fun is being had.
NT (Northern Territory) woman lights fire to scare snake, burns down caravan
(acrylic on cotton canvas 28x36cm)

Groom tries to drown himself after meeting "ugly bride" (acrylic on cotton canvas 28x36cm)

UKIP (UK Independence Party), "Gay donkey tried to rape my horse"
(acrylic on cotton canvas 28x36cm)

Artist murders poet in love triangle hit-and-run (acrylic on cotton canvas 28x36cm)

Saturday, 23 January 2016

An Opportunity

An opportunity - from the vault 2010 Sydney Uni Notice Board
 (© Anne Bentley 2010 & 2016)

Monday, 17 August 2015

One For The Gels

One for the gels! From my collection circa 1935 Germany Agfa lupex paper

Monday, 4 May 2015

Some Travel Reminising

Aran Islands: Inis Mór (Inishmore) meaning the big island (copyright Anne Bentley 2012)

Also a small taste of Paris  here and here

Window Shopping

Fun stuff in Paris 2012

Monday, 2 February 2015

Etsy is go

New shopping via Etsy

lots of fun things coming up over the next few weeks - art, vintage gear and maybe an antique or two.

You'll be Right ( 6x8" / 15x20CM canvas panel)

Tuesday, 16 December 2014

Verandah Gallery Lauch

Announcing the inaugural Veranda Gallery show.

One Day only - Saturday 20th December 2014
11.30AM to 6PM
25 Northwood Street Camperdown 2050

(just on the other side of Camperdown Memorial Rest Park, near King Street Newtown)

prices $1-$150

Sunday, 12 October 2014


July-August 2012

Paste Up Paris

Paste up Reykjavík
Girl on Boat Berlin

Saturday, 16 August 2014

Fashion Victim

"Fashion Victim"  acrylic on cotton canvas - 25 x 31 cm
August 2014 Anne Bentley

Saturday, 26 July 2014

The Little War Monger is born

The Little War Monger (acrylic on canvas 20x25cm) 

Anne Bentley July 2014

Friday, 9 May 2014

The show is hung - the wine is bought

mini woolies - Meggs Yeo
NO - Anne Bentley

Kitchen Sink and Other Domestic Disturbances at Sheffer Gallery, Sydney

Everything looks like sex today - Anne Bentley
Jean Lee - Meggs Yeo