Who is art tank?
Born in Sydney, Russell was brought up an Artist, graduated in Fine Art at ANU (Canberra School of Art) 1985. Russell has always worked in the Arts from looking after the New Parliament House Art collection to creating theatre sets, film sets, photography backdrops, setting up galleries & exhibitions, all while making his own art to exhibit in Australia and New Zealand.
Melbourne born and raised in country Victoria, Helene spent most of her adult years following her creative intuition and exercising her eye for adventure. She sought out the natural beauty in people and place choosing the art medium of photography and digital media for expression. Since 1987, Helene has exhibited her work in Chicago, Sydney, Regional NSW and Melbourne.
Russell & Helene united their talents through Art Tank in NSW, 2012.
Now relocated in Melbourne Australia, Art Tank is taking on new directions.
ART TANK has never been shy of a large scale art project.
We love to be involved in public art, exhibitions, murals, live art, Artist in residency programs and interactive installations.
We partner with State & Local government for the creation of public art, community art projects and community events.
We offer unique art making experiences for families and people of all ages. ART TANK mobile studio & workshops are a perfect addition to any event, large or small. We bring colour, creativity, adventure and fun to private and corporate events.
Business to business collaborations with functions venues, hotels & resorts, art centres and community centres have seen great results having ART TANK on board.
As lead artists we facilitate unique colaborative projects and activities between students and teachers with the ART TANK team at Primary & Secondry schools, childcare and vacation care groups.
We offer tailored art workshops designed for shopping centre holiday activities and Summer School programs that run for half and full days during school holiday periods. Please contact us for updates.
We facilitate wonderful hands on art making activities for all occassions for kids AND adults from baby showers through to 30th, 40th, 50th, 60th birthday parties.
Co-operate parties - in partnership with other creative entertainers works a treat!