Reg Mombasa ‘Scenery’ Tea Towel
Cold machine wash, may fade.
Dimensions: 50cm x 70cm (19″ x 27″)
Third Drawer Down Studio in collaboration with iconic Australian artist Reg Mombassa are thrilled to present their Scenery Linen Tea Towel. A functional art product perfect for the kitchen or the wall. Featuring Mombassa’s scenery artwork originally done for an Australia Day cover for the Sydney Morning Herald in 2013 it heroes some of the natural, cultural and built icons peculiar to Australia : the Harbour Bridge, the Opera House, Uluru, an oppressively hot sun, suburban houses, a football, a crushed beer can , some gum trees and shrubs and some modified native animals.
About The Artist/Designer
Christopher O’Doherty, also known as Reg Mombassa, is an Australian musician and artist known for his work alongside Mambo Graphics designing T-shirts and posters since 1986. He has also exhibited paintings, drawings, and prints at Watters Gallery since 1975. Mombassa is also well known for his membership in bands Mental as Anything, Dog Trumpet, and The Pinks. His diverse range of projects also includes taking part in solo and group art shows around the world. His designs were featured in the Closing Ceremony of the Sydney Olympic Games in 2000, and he designed the graphics for the 2013 Sydney New Year’s Eve celebrations.