Choose Art/Give Light to Refugees

FYI (For your Information) mixed media assemblage  is included in a 3 week silent online art auction to raise proceeds to Help Refugees, a charity movement established to provide humanitarian aid to refugees especially those affected by the current COVID 19 pandemic.  14o artists from around the world are taking part in this project. hhtp:/… Read more »

Glover Prize for Landscape. 2020

Mathinna and Lady Jane Franklin at Ancanthe in the foothills of Mount Wellington. Acrylic on canvas. 167 x 188cm This painting of the landscape around Hobart depicts the Aboriginal girl Mathinna and Lady Franklin in front of ‘Ancanthe’, the art museum modelled after a Greek temple that Lady Franklin had built at the base of… Read more »

Finalist in the 2020 Glover Prize

My painting ‘Mathinna and Lady Jane Franklin at Ancanthe in the Foothills of Mount Wellington’ has been selected to hang as a finalist in the Glover Prize for landscape 2020. The exhibition is to be opened by Chris Saines, Director: Queensland Art Gallery – Museum of Modern Art (QAGOMA) on 6 March and runs Saturday 7 March –… Read more »

8th Beijing International Art Biennale China 2019

I am exhibiting in the 8th Beijing International Art Biennale China 2019 held in the National Art Museum Beijing. The theme of the exhibition is  ‘A Colourful World and a Shared Future’. ‘Three Spotted Chairs’  acrylic on canvas  168 x 152cm ‘Three Spotted Chairs’ is a painting depicting three disembodied garments, a mother and children… Read more »

Portia Geach Memorial Award – Sunday Program

Teena  McCarthy and I will be talking at the S H Ervin Gallery this Sunday afternoon August 18th as part of the Portia Geach Prize exhibition program.  We’ll talk about my painting of Teena and she will recite some of her poetry. Zuza Zochowski will also be talking about her self portrait.   Starts at… Read more »

Selected for Portia Geach Memorial Award 2019 – S.H. Ervin Gallery Sydney

Exhibition  Thursday 1st August – Sunday 15th September  2019 Portrait of Teena McCarthy in Flannelette Shirt  – Artist and Poet acrylic on canvas  70 x 55cm   2019 Teena McCarthy is a multi-media artist and poet working predominantly in painting, photography and performance art. She is an Italian/Barkindji woman who is a descendant of the… Read more »

Everyday Madonna – Casula Powerhouse

EVERYDAY MADONNA 18 May 2019 – 30 Jun 2019 | 9.00am – 4.00pm Everyday Madonna looks at motherhood from a variety of perspectives and societal expectations. The artists question cultural and popular images of mothers, such as the iconic Madonna & Child. Beyond the societal and cultural expectations of mothers and what is deemed ideal, we… Read more »