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Throwback Thursday: LEGO Acropolis now in Athens!

Created on February 23, 2017 2:13 pm

Back in 2013  Ryan built a LEGO model of Athen’s famed Acropolis temple complex and the iconic columned Parthenon. The huge diorama was built as part of a series of models (the first being the Colosseum) built around ancient history for Sydney University’s Nicholson Museum. The Nicholson Museum then donated the model to the Acropolis […]

Throwback Thursday: LEGO Acropolis now in Athens!

Mount Panorama in LEGO Bricks

Created on December 7, 2016 12:22 pm

Over 47,000 bricks went into recreating the 2 sections of the iconic  Mount Panorama Bathurst racing circuit, which is now on display in Bathurst Regional Gallery. We had heaps of fun recreating lots of moments from throughout the history of the mountain, from its history with the local Wiradjuri Aboriginal people, to famous race crashes […]

Mount Panorama in LEGO Bricks

Wonders of the World Brisbane Open & Tour Announced!

Created on November 29, 2016 1:52 pm

It’s been an epic first week up in Brisbane for our new Wonders of the World exhibition! It was both exhilarating and slightly frightening to show all the models we’ve been working on for over a year to the public for the first time. But seeing the looks on the faces of the kids ( […]

Wonders of the World Brisbane Open & Tour Announced!

Wonders of the World Launched!

Created on October 26, 2016 11:17 am

I’m so excited to be able to finally share the news about the show we’ve been building towards for over a year! The world premiere of Wonders of the World will be in Brisbane from 23rd November. We will be there until the 14th Dec, after which we move onto our Australian tour heading to Sydney, […]

Wonders of the World Launched!

Happy 4th of July!

Created on June 23, 2016 3:51 am

Here’s something new for our American friends from our upcoming exhibition- Happy Fourth of July guys!

Happy 4th of July!

The Flying Scotsman in Lego Bricks!

Created on May 30, 2016 1:55 pm

Down here at the Brickman workshop we are running like an express train because we’re gearing up toward a massive new touring show! While the full details are still under wraps we thought we’d tease you all by showing one of the biggest new models we’ve built for the show- the first train in the world to break 100mph, The Flying Scotsman!

The Flying Scotsman in Lego Bricks!

Venus de Medici

Created on March 23, 2016 10:45 pm

My first LEGO nude! Here’s a side by side of the classic Venus de Medici, a marble sculpture depicting the Greek goddess of love Aphrodite and my LEGO version. The Venus de Medici model is displayed at the Nicholson Museum in Sydney University as part of their Alpha & Omega exhibition opening soon.

Venus de Medici

LEGO Acropolis

Created on July 3, 2013 9:09 am

Following on from last years huge success the LEGO Colosseum,

This years model for the Nicholson Museum in Sydney is none other than the Acropolis!
120,000 Bricks and a couple of hundred hours of work.

here’s a picture of it just before it left the workshop, come and check it out (along with a host of real Greek treasures)
Opening day is the 6th of July at the Nicholson Museum at the University of Sydney.

LEGO Acropolis

The Olden Days!

Created on July 26, 2010 7:15 am

Here’s a scan of whats now probably my most favourite document. My mum found this when going through stuff from when i was a kid! For those that are not that old, each school holidays Myer (a department store here in Australia) used to run competitions where they had a whole pile of Lego and […]

The Olden Days!
The Brick Man

The Brickman