Katie’s Crab Shack

  by Meegan Waugh What do you do if you have a family from Maryland and Louisiana, your great-aunt’s cookbooks, a bunch of family recipes and a passion for seafood? If you’re Katie Marron, you open Miss Ka­tie’s Crab Shack. Located on Johnston Street in Fitzroy (look out for the neon crab sign), Miss Katie’s…

Architecture for art’s sake

by Very Impressive Space is important. The ways in which a space is used or not used help to inform the viewer of the precise purpose of a building just the same as a work of art. Recently I was in attendance at a number of exhibition openings at art galleries in North Melbourne. While…

Mörk Cacao Artisans

  by Michael Hockstein There is a place along Errol Street, a little north of the central ‘plaza’ of cafes, stores and restaurants. A provocative place, luring you into indulgence. Recently I succumbed to desire and en­tered, and my tongue, stomach and mind have thanked me for it. At Mörk Cacao Artisans they deliver an…