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Onement Homage , 39cm x 28cm, acrylic on 649 g.s.m. watercolour paper, 2020

Recent Exhibition

I had an exhibition called Regenerate of the 12 bushfire recovering tree portraits I’d worked on during the COVID19 lock down at the Project Gallery 90 Annex. These works appear in the New Work section of this website. They are still available at Project Gallery 90

Roads to Berry series coming in 2021

I’ve begun working on a new series of landscape paintings loosely based on The Road to Berry, a painting made  by Australian painter Lloyd Rees in 1947. My Roads to Berry series features the many roads and images from the coastline around and leading to the Gerringong and Berry townships on the NSW south coast. There will be an exhibition of this work at Project Gallery 90 in 2021.

Roads to Berry 1, 30cm x 21cm, acrylic on board, 2020

 

The Memory of Trees- 2020
My Pre-COVID19  two person exhibition was titled The Memory of Trees with Queensland artist Ron McBurnie. My work featured a series of paintings based on views of forests at Project Gallery 90 in Paddington, NSW from 20th February to 5th March 2020.  Many of my works from this show and others are still available from Project Gallery 90 website.

About the Artist
I am a Sydney based contemporary landscape painter living in the Blue Mountains.  The paintings are made using a variety of techniques and concerns usually found in Realism, Expressionism, 19th Century New World Romanticism, Abstract Expressionism and even Pop . I’ve been exhibiting my paintings and other artworks professionally since 1981 in Australia and elsewhere. I have also worked as an academic in universities and art colleges in Australia and the UK and curated exhibitions. I’ve been in many groups shows and held 19 solo exhibitions of my paintings. My work is in many collections both public and private in Australia as well as overseas.

Sales
Please Note – All works are offered for sale unless marked sold in the individual title foot notes. See the Purchase Work and Contact pages for details and price guide. Most of my work from 2019 and 2020 can be purchased through Project Gallery 90

Recent and news

Roads to Berry – coming in 2021

Regenerate, Project Gallery 90, 9th – 29th September 2020
The Memory of Trees, with Ron McBurnie- Project Gallery 90, Sydney 20th Feb – 5th March 2020
Cape Banks, Project Gallery 90 Paddington, 4th – 18th July 2019
A Year at the Lagoon, Braemar Gallery Springwood NSW, 8 November to 2 December, 2018
A Shared View,  Weswal Gallery, Tamworth NSW, 4 October to 4 November, 2018
On the Road, a 2 person show with Anthony Cahill, 16th August – 9th September, 2018

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