Painting ‘plein air’ with Ken Knight

1. Tell us about your recent trip to Antarctica and what was your most memorable moment?I have travelled and painted extensively around the world in the last 40 years. I have seen images of the Antarctic landscape and it always fascinated and struck me as an incredible location. One of the aspects that particularly drew […]

Journey through the habitat of Nat Ward

About the Artworks“These new works are reflections of my walks and swims around the Murray River and Wetlands. Rather than interpreting the landscape in a totally realistic way, I am more interested in the nuances being played out within the landscape itself and then in the paintings as I work on them. The negative spaces between […]

The Rocks paintings by Paul McCarthy

About the Artwork“For years, I have spent many days walking the streets of The Rocks, painting or drawing along the way. On several occasions I have been questioned at length by the local security officers, even given a move along order one day when I was drawing; perhaps I looked ambiguous. I found this magnificent […]

“Still Life with Quinces” by Barbara Goldin

About the Artwork:“Being in isolation I wanted to paint my immediate environment. My garden backs onto a beautiful bush reserve. This still life was inspired by the flowers I gathered in my garden and placed in a vase next to some quinces on my kitchen table. The light was just right so I stared the […]

Journey through ‘The Green Room’ by Kobie Bosch

“The Green Room” at Billabong BoudoirOil on linen, 102cm x 102cm$4,280 framed About the Artwork:“We miss the experience of going to the theatre in these days of social isolation. There is nothing quite like the energy and immediacy of a live performance. In this painting I have imagined a green room where performers are waiting […]

Dreaming of Cook Islands by Paul McCarthy

About the Artworks:“My love of the Islands of Polynesia started when I took to the wilds of the Society Islands with my French easel and embarked on a journey of discovery. I would return to this region some four times over several years and visiting five of Tahiti’s Islands. On this occasion I was indulging […]