Love your work – group exhibition coming up

YAY! I just love to exhibit with people whose work I admire. Mission accomplished… I’ll be exhibiting with Jennifer Jackson, Liz Jeneid, Susan McAlister, Julie Donnelly and Mary Wingrave.  SVES is a lovely, light filled space and it’s great to be...

Thread IV @ Red Point Gallery

Yep, it’s on again! I’m delighted to be exhibiting with Julie Brockenshire, Liz Trujillo, Anne-Marie Hayes and Gail Wistow in this fourth iteration of the Thread series. Art is the thread that binds us….   Paintings, drawings, ceramic figures...

Wanting

  John Olsen, The tree of life, oil on canvas, 152 x 182cm Wynne Prize Finalist 2018   I know I’m not alone when I express a desire to be included, just once, in a major exhibition. Something like the Wynne Prize or the Mosman Art Prize. These...

What a wonderful world: the work of Sue Smalkowski

  Alpine wildflowers 2018, oil on linen, 100 x 100cm   Every now and then an art teacher or critic will nominate an artist as ‘a painter’s painter’ – not necessarily a helpful title, as it implies that painters exist as some exclusive little coterie. There’s...

Getting the paperwork done

This is a different kind of show. Organisers Sue Buckton and Janette Loughrey, two long-term friends, business partners and creatives, were inspired by a trip to Mexico last year. They loved the objects crafted from paper that they saw there, and the idea for this...

Group show at Wollongong Art Gallery

It’s a delight to be included in IAVA: NOW, a group show of artists from Illawarra Association for the Visual Arts. We’re showing at the beautiful Wollongong Art Gallery, this year celebrating its 40th Anniversary IAVA NOW showcases the work of Arja...