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I'm Just Waiting For A Mate Astronaut No 3 by Popart artist Merry Sparks

I’m Just Waiting For A Mate No 3

Did you ever think that Australia has it’s own Space Project? Sure does – I just invented it. Here I am – Merry Sparks the Astronaut – just hangin’ around, waiting for a mate… Get the feeling you’ve heard that before? FOR SALE – buy the original, please enquire HERE Size – H110 x W110cm […]

It's Showtime - President Donald Trump No 3 by Popart artist Merry Sparks

It’s Showtime! No 3 President Donald Trump

Love him or not – President Donald Trump is here to stay for a while – that is until #fakenews terminates his Presidency. #fakenews #makeamericagreatagain #realdonaldtrump FOR SALE – buy the original, please enquire HERE Size – H110 x W110cm Medium – acrylic and oil pastel on poly/cotton canvas Original paintings will be delivered via the […]

The Optimist Winston Churchill No 3 by Popart artist Merry Sparks

The Optimist Winston Churchill No 3

  Winston Churchill – one of the world leaders who solved the world’s problems forging the end of the Second World War and he had such a cheeky grin as he puffed on his cigar… FOR SALE – please enquire HERE Size – H110 x W110cm Medium – Acrylic and gold leaf on poly/cotton canvas. Original paintings will […]

Porsche 991 Turbo Vinyl Wrap Better Breathing Foundation

Merry Sparks – Wrap Creative – collaborates with  Tim Best from Sign Right Brisbane, Michael Palladino from Autoartisan in Sydney, Better Breathing Foundation and Whittens and McKeough Lawyers and Consultants with this stunning Porsche 991 Turbo vinyl wrap in an abstract design which comes from my painting “Marble Path”.  This car participates in Targa events, track days and […]

It's Showtime - Donald Trump No 1 by Merry Sparks

It’s Showtime! No 1 – President Donald Trump

Love him or not – President Donald Trump is here to stay for a while – that is until #fakenews terminates his Presidency. FOR SALE – buy the original, please enquire HERE Size – H110 x W110cm Medium – acrylic and gold leaf on poly/cotton canvas Original paintings will be delivered via the most respected art […]

Three's A Crowd 2 Popart painting by Merry Sparks

Three’s A Crowd No 2

Urban skylines would be so much more attractive without hideous power poles but aside from the obvious, they serve two other purposes – a perch for birds and a support for a pair of shoes signalling that a drug dealer is nearby.  Three must be a crowd in my neighbourhood as the crows try to untie the shoelaces. […]

The Optimist Winston Churchill No 1 by popart artist Merry Sparks

The Optimist Winston Churchill No 1

  Winston Churchill – one of the world leaders who solved the world’s problems forging the end of the Second World War and he had such a cheeky grin as he puffed on his cigar… SOLD – for something similar, please enquire HERE Size – H91 x W91cm Medium – Acrylic on linen. Original paintings will be delivered […]

Valentines Day 1 by Australian Artist Merry Sparks

Valentine’s Day No 1

Valentine’s Day is a day brimming with love, friendship and companionship.  This messy heart abstract is whimsical, and vibrant against a stark white wall and perfect if you would like your room filled with love. FOR SALE – buy the original, please enquire HERE Size – H91 x W91cm Medium – acrylic on poly/cotton canvas Original […]

Chanel No 5, Butterflies and Diamond No 19 by popart artist Merry Sparks

Chanel No 19

The most exquisite and expensive parfums epitomise Haute Couture, femininity, grace, elegance, sophistication and sexiness and their lingering musky floral key notes are a magnet for any gentleman. Inspiration for this series is derived from the signature parfums “Joy” and “Chanel No. 5”; the traditional yet timeless contemporary rectangular bottle shapes designed in the Art […]

Gobo Optic Light Filter Kangaroos by Merry Sparks

Gobo Kangaroo Optic Light Filter

Let’s illuminate buildings with ART! A GOBO (graphical optical blackout) is a physical stencil or template that is placed inside or in front of a light source, to control the shape of the emitted light. They are often used with stage lighting instruments to manipulate the shape of the light which is cast over a […]

It's Showtime No 2 - Donald Trump by Merry Sparks

It’s Showtime! No 2 – President Donald Trump

Love him or not – President Donald Trump is here to stay for a while – that is until #fakenews terminates his Presidency. #letsmakeaustraliagreatagain ! FOR SALE – buy the original, please enquire HERE Size – H110 x W110cm Medium – acrylic on poly/cotton canvas Original paintings will be delivered via the most respected art […]

The Optimist - Winston Churchill No 2 by Australian PopArt artist Merry Sparks

The Optimist – Winston Churchill No 2

  Winston Churchill – one of the world leaders who solved the world’s problems forging the end of the Second World War and he had such a cheeky grin as he puffed on his cigar… FOR SALE – please enquire HERE Size – H104 x W104cm Medium – Acrylic on poly/cotton canvas. Original paintings will be delivered via […]

Lord Of The Ring Jack Nicholson Popart painting by Australian Artist Merry Sparks

Lord Of The Ring No 7 Jack Nicholson

  Inspired by a man who requested that I paint a man smoking a fat cigar, as the aroma of cigar smoke filled the air and wafted around us.  I’m proud to boast that my smoke rings are as good as those blown by Mr Jack Nicholson – well formed, holding nicely in the air, and slowly drifting away from […]

I'm Just Waiting For A Mate by Australian Pop Artist Merry Sparks

I’m Just Waiting For A Mate No 2

Did you ever think that Australia has it’s own Space Project? Sure does – I just invented it. Here I am – Merry Sparks the Astronaut – just hangin’ around, waiting for a mate… Get the feeling you’ve heard that before? FOR SALE – buy the original, please enquire HERE Size – H92 x W92cm […]

Joy Flight No 8 landscape oil painting by Merry Sparks

Joy Flight No 8

Inspiration for this gallery comes from my friends at VEKTA who are specialist land, engineering and aerial surveyors, providing spatial and surveying solutions to major national and international projects.  I my dreams I can fly.   FOR SALE – buy the original, please enquire HERE Size – H180 x W30cm Medium – oil and acrylic on […]

Australia's Favourite Spread - FIGJAM pop art painting by Autralian artist Merry Sparks

Australia’s Favourite Spread No 16

Fuck I’m Good Just Ask Me! Recipe: 2 slices white soft bread 2 large free-range 70g eggs 1 tablespoon butter Lashings of FIGJAM Pepper to taste Method: Toast the bread, fry the eggs sunny-side up and serve on top of toast spread with butter and FIGJAM, sprinkle with cracked pepper.  YUM. Need I say more? […]

Australias Favourite Spread Figjam No 17 popart painting by Australian artist Merry Sparks

Australia’s Favourite Spread No 17

  Fuck I’m Good Just Ask Me! Recipe: 2 slices white soft bread 2 large free-range 70g eggs 1 tablespoon butter Lashings of FIGJAM Pepper to taste Method: Toast the bread, fry the eggs sunny-side up and serve on top of toast spread with butter and FIGJAM, sprinkle with cracked pepper.  YUM.   FOR SALE […]

The Dingo Did It 1a by popart artist Merry Sparks

The Dingo Did It No 1a

Contemporary Australian Legend has it that a dingo stole and killed a 9 week old baby at Uluru.  Without doubt, it was proven that the dingo really did take the baby, but a percentage of the public remain unconvinced. From Asia, it arrived in Australia about 5,000 years ago and it remains a resilient natural […]

Lord Of The Ring Jack Nicholson painting by popart artist Merry Sparks

Lord Of The Ring Jack Nicholson No 6

  Inspired by a man who requested that I paint a man smoking a fat cigar, as the aroma of cigar smoke filled the air and wafted around us.  I’m proud to boast that my smoke rings are as good as those blown by Mr Jack Nicholson – well formed, holding nicely in the air, and slowly drifting away from […]

Lord Of The Ring Jack Nicholson pop art painting by Merry Sparks

Lord Of The Ring Jack Nicholson No 5

  Inspired by a man who requested that I paint a man smoking a fat cigar, as the aroma of cigar smoke filled the air and wafted around us.  I’m proud to boast that my smoke rings are as good as those blown by Mr Jack Nicholson – well formed, holding nicely in the air, and slowly drifting away from […]

Australian popart artist Merry Sparks featuring at Pullman Mercure Hotels

Pullman Mercure Hotels Brisbane Australia

The Pullman and Mercure Hotels are representing me for the longer term in the restaurant and arcade, located at the corner of Ann and Roma Streets, Brisbane Australia.   Thank you Accor Hotels!  xxx Merry          

Gobo Optic Light Filter Scribbly Gum by Merry Sparks

Gobo Scribbly Gum Bark Filter

Let’s illuminate buildings with ART! A GOBO (graphical optical blackout) is a physical stencil or template that is placed inside or in front of a light source, to control the shape of the emitted light. They are often used with stage lighting instruments to manipulate the shape of the light which is cast over a […]

The Dingo Did It No 20 by Australian Popart Artist Merry Sparks

The Dingo Did It No 20

Contemporary Australian Legend has it that a dingo stole and killed a 9 week old baby named “Azaria” at Uluru.  Without doubt, it was proven that the dingo really did take the baby, but a percentage of the public remain unconvinced. From Asia, the dingo arrived in Australia about 5,000 years ago and it remains a resilient natural […]

Look After Your Valuables popart painting of Piccadilly London by Merry Sparks

Look After Your Valuables No 5

Picadilly Circus, London, is one of the busiest places on the planet and one emerges from the subway to complete mayhem in the intersection.  I’ve observed that people are like ants, with no real orderly direction, constantly bumping into one another whilst their minds are multi-tasking.   Multi-tasking so much that you forget to watch […]

Lord Of The Ring no 4 of Jack Nicholson painted by popart artist Merry Sparks

Lord Of The Ring No 4 popart

  Inspired by a lovely gentleman who requested that I paint a man smoking a fat cigar, as the aroma of cigar smoke filled the air and wafted around us.  I’m proud to boast that my smoke rings are as good as those blown by Mr Jack Nicholson – well formed, holding nicely in the air, and slowly drifting away […]

Lord Of The Ring 3 of Jack Nicholson by Australian Popart artist Merry Sparks

Lord Of The Ring No 3

  Inspired by a lovely gentleman who requested that I paint a man smoking a fat cigar, as the aroma of cigar smoke filled the air and wafted around us.  I’m proud to boast that my smoke rings are as good as those blown by Mr Jack Nicholson – well formed, holding nicely in the air, and slowly drifting away […]

Lord Of The Ring No 1 pop art painting by Australian artist Merry Sparks

Lord Of The Ring No 1

  Inspired by a lovely gentleman who requested that I paint a man smoking a fat cigar, as the aroma of cigar smoke filled the air and wafted around us.  I’m proud to boast that my smoke rings are as good as those blown by Mr Jack Nicholson – well formed, holding nicely in the air, and slowly drifting away […]

Lord Of The Ring popart painting of Jack Nicholson by Merry Sparks

Lord Of The Ring No 2

  Inspired by a lovely gentleman who requested that I paint a man smoking a fat cigar, as the aroma of cigar smoke filled the air and wafted around us.  I’m proud to boast that my smoke rings are as good as those blown by Mr Jack Nicholson – well formed, holding nicely in the air, and slowly drifting away […]

Lizard Gobo Optic Light Filter by Merry Sparks

Gobo Lizards and Dragonfly Filter

Let’s illuminate buildings with ART! A GOBO (graphical optical blackout) is a physical stencil or template that is placed inside or in front of a light source, to control the shape of the emitted light. They are often used with stage lighting instruments to manipulate the shape of the light which is cast over a […]

Three's A Crowd pop art painting of crows, hanging shoes and power lines by Australian artist Merry Sparks

Three’s A Crowd No 1

Urban skylines would be so much more attractive without hideous power poles but aside from the obvious, they serve two other purposes – a perch for birds and a support for a pair of shoes signalling that a drug dealer is nearby.  Three must be a crowd in my neighbourhood as the crows try to untie the shoelaces. […]

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