Latest Artist Features and Editorial

NSW Parliament Plein Air painting prize.

Congratulations Rachel Fairfax!

Tues 10 June - Fri 1 August 2014

Rachel Fairfax is a semi-finalist in the 2014 NSW Parliament Plein Air painting prize, with her work Wylies Baths Seascape NSW.

 

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UWS sculpture Award & Exhibition 2014

Installation of Denese Oates' Tripla Forza for the University of Western Sydney Sculpture Award 2014

2 May - 1 June, 2014

Denese Oates' large-scale sculpture ‘Tripla Forza' has been installed at the University of Western Sydney Cambelltown campus for the UWS Sculpture Award 2014. ...more

Gallipoli Art Priza 2014 finalist

Rachel Fairfax

Opening Wednesday 23 April, from 24 April until 4 May, 2014

Rachel Fairfax is a finalist for the Gallipoli Art Prize, which opened Wednesday 23 April at Gallipoli Memorial Club in Sydney. ...more

2014 National Works on Paper, Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery

Cogratulations Liz Shreeve!

23 May - 20 July, 2014

Liz Shreeve's work Double Rainbow has been selected for the 2014 National Works on Paper.

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Denese Oates works installed on Optus lawn

Denese Oates sculptures purchased by Optus have been installed

1 April, 2014

Two of DENESE OATES' beautiful sculptures, that were purchased by Optus earlier this year, are now installed on the Optus lawn.

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Artist Profile article in Issue 26

Trevor Weekes' Essay in Issue 26 of Artist Profile 2014

2014

TREVOR WEEKES has had an essay published as part of the Issue 26 of Artist Profile magazine, 2014.

 

The essay, entitled ‘The pitfalls and pinnacles of a creative mind', speaks to the importance of an "internal filter" alongside the creation of ideas and masterpieces in an artistic life.

 

It is well worth a read, we implore everyone to seek out this Issue.

 

Well done to TREVOR for having this thought-provoking piece of writing in a reputable art publication.

Sawmillers Reserve, McMahons Point, Sydney Sculpture Exhibition

Rae Bolotin in Sculpture Exhibition at Sawmillers

8 March - 16 MArch, 2014

RAE BOLOTIN has a work featuring in the 2014 Sawmillers Reserve, McMahons Point, Sydney Sculpture Exhibition, which runs from 8 March - 16 March.

 Congratulations, Rae!

Image: Seed Form 4, stainless steel, 70 x 80 x 60 cm.

Sawmillers Reserve, McMahons Point, Sydney Sculpture Exhibition

Denese Oates features in Sculpture Exhibition at Sawmillers

8 March - 16 March, 2014

DENESE OATES is a featuring artist in the 2014 Sawmillers Reserve, McMahons Point, Sydney Sculpture Exhibition which runs from 8 March - 16 March.

Congratulations, Denese!

Image: Cusco, copper, sandstone base, 195 x 50 x 50 cm.

Stanthorpe Art Prize 2014

Congratulations Rachel Fairfax

28 February 2014

Congratulations Rachel Fairfax, who has been selected as a finalist in the 2014 Stanthorpe Art Prize (judged by Angela Goddard) at the Queensland Art Gallery/Gallery of Modern Art.

The exhibition for the Stanthorpe Art Prize opens on the 28th of February in Queensland.

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Botanical Illustrations Workshop

Rachel Fairfax

30 January 2014

Rachel Fairfax will be running a workshop on Botanical Illustrations at the International School of Colour and Design, North Sydney. It is a one day workshop at a cost of $250, being held on Thursday 30th January 2014. Please contact the school for bookings on 02 9114 5988 or for more information visit their website iscd.edu.au. ...more

Moon Days

6 December 2013

Tanya Chaitow's Moon Days is a collection of small-scale paintings that have the magic and charm of a chidren's book, featuring spooky man-beasts, wise owls, lambs and dogs, such as in Self Portrait (after Soutine) (pictured).

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Moon Days

Tanya Chaitow

29 November 2013

In Tanya Chaitow’s painting Moon Mirror, a hybrid creature – a tallish feathered owl who walks on oversize feet – diligently cradles a glowing yellow moon while traversing a sky-like floor. Two more owl-like souls, dressed in an assortment of formalish clothes, stand solemnly one behind the other. While neither of the onlookers gives any clear indication of the mission, both stand by with quizzically ambiguous looks. ...more

Insight Radical: Where Science Meets Art

Steve Lopes

26 November 2013

Steve Lopes will have work featured in Insight Radical: Where Science Meets Art, opening Tuesday 26 November, 6.30 - 8.30 pm at Mclemoi Gallery, Chippendale. The exhibition continues until 9 December 2013, along with artists Tony Lloyd, Anna Madeleine, Natalie O'Connor, Peter Sharp and Ruth Waller, whom participated with Lopes in an artist residency with the ARC Centre of Excellence for Free Radical Chemistry and Biotechnology. ...more

Eutick Memorial Still Life Award

Congratulations Steve Lopes!

15 November 2013

Congratulations Steve Lopes, who has been selected as a finalist in the Eutick Memorial Still Life Award (EMSLA) for the second consecutive year. The EMSLA exhibition opens tonight and will continue until 18 January 2014 at the Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery. ...more

5 Questions with... Steve Lopes

From the Stella Downer Fine Art blog

12 November 2013

China Studies is a collection of drawings, prints and oil studies made during the artist’s Red Gate Residency in 2011. Lopes spent six months working in Feijiacun, Beijing. This body of work focuses on artistic interpretation and impressions of the small Bei Gao village in Feijiacun, north of Beijing, and its earmarked future as a growth section and extension of the encroaching metropolis. He produced over fifty works during his stay, recording the changing village life and its people. We asked the artist about the experience this exhibition. ...more

Fishers Ghost Art Award

Congratulations Tanya Chaitow and Liz Shreeve!

2 November - 16 December 2013

Congratulations Tanya Chaitow and Liz Shreeve, who have been selected as finalists in the Fishers Ghost Art Award. The exhibition is being held at Campbelltown Arts Centre, 2 November - 16 December 2013. The launch will take place Friday 8th November from 7 pm. ...more