Girt by Jewel-Sea
Global warming, catastrophic drought, Aboriginal heritage, political squabbles with near neighbours, Oz manufacturing collapsing, ethnic influences, Xenophobia, extreme nationalism, political shift to conservative religious right and white bread values, beer culture and binge drinking, sport obsession, colloquial expressions, ‘She’ll be right, no dramas, no worries’ attitude…..
Ned Culic is a versatile Melbourne based award-winning image maker whose creations have been used in promoting some of Australia’s leading consumer brands. His illustrations are often highly stylized with a strong emphasis on bold colour, whimsical content and rich, multi-layered textures. Ned has created visual language solutions for a broad range of products that include postage stamps, billboards, picture books, editorial, packaging, corporate identity, sports apparel and character design for motion graphics. His images have received recognition in a number of international publications such as New York Art Directors Annual, Graphis Annual, How Magazine and Lurzers Archive. He has also received numerous local awards for illustrative excellence. Ned has served on judging panels for industry professional associations and has extensive lecturing experience in Design and Illustration at University level throughout Australia.