Tim Meakins is a Perth (Boorloo)
based Artist and Designer.


Low Energy

Cool Change Contemporary. Perth. 2019

Low Energy, is a collection of new works that explore masculinity as a social construct. The exhibition aims to initiate open dialogue about social pressures and the repercussions our embedded desire to conform has on both our physical and mental state. This project has been supported by the Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries. Sculpture Fabrication: Artcom

Pump Iron Til' You Are Iron

Tribituary Projects. Canberra. 2021

Pump Iron ‘Til You Are Iron is a collection of new works which aims to explore the relationship between the human body and, both the objects and process utilised to build body muscle. Through the work comparisons are drawn between the physical processes engaged to increase muscle mass and the resulting internal biological processes our body undertakes. Ideas of repetition, transformation and physical matter are explored with a humorous tone, resulting in a playful examination of the muscle building process. Sculpture Fabrication: Artcom

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Winter Nights 2020

Design & Direction, Brand
In collaboration with Simran Singh.

Winter Nights is The Blue Room Theatres season of experimentation and new ideas. A program that allows artists to forge new ideas concepts, play with their form, and experiment with their process. This publication documents this time as a physical time stamp of what was happening in theatre during COVID-19 in Western Australia. Within this 124 page publication every single page is different.
Photography: Studio Hovea

PICA Design and Direction 2019 & 2020

Design and Direction for Printed Materials for PICA - Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts.

Selection over 2019 & 2020
Tina Havelock Stevens
Laurie Anderson & Hsin-Chien Huang
Marco Fusinato
Agatha Gothe-Snape
Nicholas Mangan

Large Amounts Of Failure

Highgate Continental. Perth.
264pp . 13cm x 20cm
Perfect Bound
Edition of 40 (SOLD OUT)

The debut publication from Perth-based graphic designer Tim Meakins, Large Amounts Of Failure collects thoughts, ideas and illustrations created between January 24 and March 24, 2019. Essays by Sam Bloor and Isaak Karagoglou.