The Finkelstein Files: In My Room

“Mother says there are locked rooms inside all women; kitchen of lust, bedroom of grief, bathroom of apathy.” – from ‘The House’ by Warsan Shire In My Room is the telling title of Helen Gory’s newest body of works – at once an invitation and a provocation. Strongly symbolist in nature and style, she hasContinue reading “The Finkelstein Files: In My Room”

The Finkelstein Files – The Guts & the Gory

Helen Gory has long held a fascination for me, firstly as a gallerist, well-regarded for her sharp eye, can-do hands-on approach to people & the selling of artworks and more recently, as an effervescent powerhouse of a woman – a surprise package. Happily mentor, art adviser & friend all rolled into one, Gory has garnered aContinue reading “The Finkelstein Files – The Guts & the Gory”

The Finkelstein Files – The Guts & the Gory

Yesterday afternoon I dropped in to Helen Gory’s eponymously named Galerie in Prahran for last drinks. Celebrating an incredible 15 years in Prahran, the team are heading over the river & are eager to start a new chapter alongside fellow gallerists with Dianne Tanzer  in Gertrude St, Fitzroy. As the Australian commercial art world continuesContinue reading “The Finkelstein Files – The Guts & the Gory”