She’s the cheese and I’m the macaroni

Earth angel’s Cupid was spot on when he aimed at this couple There’s no better pairing than the artistic partnership of Rowena Martinich and Geoffrey Carran. Known for their large scale public artworks, it’s your typical love story…..abstract expressionist meets contemporary artist.

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Their two painting styles are perfectly combined giving birth to the (now) newlyweds first baby and debut range of Martinich&Carran Homewares. Pieces range from their beautiful handpainted ceramics to their stunning cushions featuring Geoffrey’s incredible cockatoo’s and Rowena’s distinctive fluroscent paintings. You cannot pick up a home/lifestyle magazine without it featuring a story on this highly successful, dynamic duo.


Their most recent open studio event was part of the Surf Coast Arts Trail, where they opened up their beachside home and studio space to the public.

_DZK0332              _DZK0303If you missed out and are keen to see more, pop into Koskela this Saturday between 2:00-3:30pm for a chance to meet Rowena Martinich, the neon queen herself, at her new solo exhibition “Inamorata.”

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Photo: Diane Kitanoski for
Title: “She’s the cheese and I’m the macaroni” – Beastie Boys
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