Come and spend some time with one of Brisbane’s finest street artists, Mik Shida. This workshop will inspire you to discover your style, break down your fears and begin translating your art to a large scale.
Graffiti has roots in team collaborations, working together to achieve a common goal. This class will be a supportive group of peers, inspiring each other to improve. The main emphasis will be in honing your can control, giving you a strong foundation and confidence to walk away knowing you can tackle your own artwork.
Shida (born 1990) is an Australian multidisciplinary artist best known for his large scale mural work. Shida has an impressive list of accomplishments under his belt, with several solo shows, and multiple group shows both in Australia and overseas. Shida has been involved in the street art since 2004, painting murals across five continents with his work renowned on the international street art scene.
Shida’s work is instantly recognisable because of his unique illustrative/painting style and for the alien like characters which often feature in his work. Shida’s work takes in everything from traditional, to tribal, to street art techniques, and he is influenced by various Indigenous and spiritual art forms, science fiction, and classical painting.