2016 Media Releases

Eye Flowers - An exhibition by Digby Webster

11 July 2016

Prolific Australian artist Digby Webster’s exuberant works will be showcased in in the special exhibition, Eye Flowers, held from Friday 15 July to Friday 2 September at Blend Café, 7 Victor Street Chatswood.

Born with Downs Syndrome, Digby approaches art with huge enthusiasm and has developed an expressive, visual language of his own. Working in the mediums of oil pastels acrylics felt pens and inks, Digby enjoys strong, evocative colours and uses them playfully.

"I love to make art. It is my passion, my blood. Every time I draw I feel inspired," said Digby. "Art makes me feel happy because everybody likes my work and because it is out in the world. This is how I see my future. I am the man walking the line. I am very proud,” he said.

Opening Night Celebration
6pm-8pm, Friday 15 July
Blend Café
Dougherty Community Centre, 7 Victor St, Chatswood
Enquiries: 9777 7800 

For further information about Digby Webster, visit digbywebster.com

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