What we are about

Alleycat Creative is an urban art consultancy, laneway specialist.
Working with Melbourne’s underground street artists, Alleycat provides creative solutions to architects, interior designers, urban designers, developers, small businesses and private clients.
Alleycat Creative matches artists to clients. Artists create and install in-situ hand made art pieces (using street art techniques) directly onto wall surfaces to complement and transform spaces (both inside and out).

West Melbourne Waterfront

Alleycat Creative is working within the West Melbourne Waterfront precinct to assist in the transformation of the area. The first project is to cover one of the existing old large brick warehouse buildings in Street Art. It will give something back to the community visually and create something cool in a previously industrial area. Alleycat has been engaged to work with the Developers and architects throughout the precinct to guide and curate urban art within the inner city water front location. Several Street Art works have been installed in June 2015.

Artist: Lucy Lucy & Slicer
Artist: Aaron McKenzie

 

The Gemba Group Board Room

Alleycat Creative was engaged to help deliver the concept of an engaging and interactive artwork upon the walls of the Boardroom in Gemba’s Melbourne office.
Gemba’s concept was a collection of 15 very different people standing in line, all waiting to buy tickets from a ticket booth. Each individual character represents a consumer of sport and entertainment found in the world of Gemba’s insights business. Each individual illustration has a QR code on their body that can be scanned to reveal a profile of the person. The art work was created in June 2015.

Artist: iandtheothers

Private Commission

This is an example of one of the many private commission hand made art works facilitated and managed by Alleycat Creative.
The artist created a 2.5 meter by 3.5 meter hand illustrated art work using aerosol directly onto the wall surface.
The artwork was installed in June 2015.

Artist: Steen Jones

Adina Hotel St Kilda

Alleycat Creative worked with the Adina Hotel in St Kilda to curate an artist to install a vibrant art work upon the concrete wall car park-to-reception area walkway. The artwork assists to guide hotel guests from the car park area into the hotel reception. The art work was installed in June 2015.

Artist: Makatron.

Perri Projects Board Room

Alleycat Creative was engaged to assist the interior designer of Perri Projects, Melbourne add a hand made element to the recent refurbishment of Perri Projects South Melbourne office. An art work was commissioned to be installed directly onto the board room wall. The art work was to reflect the companies values of design, urban development, people & community. The art work was installed over a 2 day period in May 2015.

Artist: Buff Diss

Private Commission Melbourne

This is an example of one of the many private commission hand made art works facilitated and managed by Alleycat Creative.
The artist created a 2.5 meter by 3.5 meter hand illustrated art work featuring an elk head using pastel crayons drawn directly onto the wall surface.
The artwork was installed in February 2015.

Artist: Twoone

Tennis Australia

Alleycat Creative was engaged to work with Tennis Australia providing a short term creative visual element within their Players resting rooms.
Alleycat Creative artist added detailed in situ hand made designs fitting to the Clients brief using electrical tape.
The design was a city scape highlighting several of Melbourne’s iconic buildings.
The line of tape then morphed into the trajectory of a ball that bounced around the entire room.
The Tape art piece was in place for the Australian Open 2015.

Artist: Klara

Melbourne Symphony Orchestra

Alleycat Creative worked with the MSO to scout & secure 4 sites in Melbourne CBD laneways upon which to create 4 street art works inspired by 4 of their up and coming concerts in the 2015 Calendar of Events. Alleycat designed artist briefs for each theme and then best matched Melbourne artists to each of the 4 concerts and project managed all aspects of each of the installs in the 4 different public laneways.
There were Pop Up MSO performances in front of the art works and a competition promoted on social media for the public to find the art works hidden in the laneways. Art works were installed mid October 2014.

Artists: Lucy Lucy, Regan, Drew Funk & Kaffeine

 

 

 

 

Movember 2014

Alleycat Creative was engaged to assist Movember in researching and securing large scale historic building facades in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane upon which an outdoor poster exhibition could be created.
The consultancy involved Alleycat Creative scouting within each city to put forward a selection of potential sites that met the brief.
Out of a short list of preferences Alleycat Creative then investigated/attained permits and approvals required for the install of the large scale paste up exhibition.
The exhibition was installed in October 2014.

Grovedale Hotel Geelong

The Grovedale Hotel in Geelong has recently created a new Beer Garden with recycled timber and cobblestone floor fit out.
Alleycat Creative was invited to assist the Grovedale Hotel create their vision for the new space to target a new crowd.
An 8m by 4m hand painted mural was created using earthy tones to compliment the new fit out upon one of the walls in the beer garden.
The art piece adds a hand made unique one off element, interest and personality to the new space.
The piece was created over a 24 hour period in October 2014.

Artist: Makatron