Finalist Sunshine Coast Art Prize 2016

May 23, 2016

The idea of a migratory bird burdening itself with a collection of vintage airline bags is ridiculous. But then so is the thought that a migratory bird should not be allowed to make a journey with all its meagre possessions from its land to another land, so it can raise its young in safety.

'We travel a lot so collecting these made sense'  Bartailed Godwit Vintage Airline bags  46 x 61 cm watercolour

‘We travel a lot so collecting these made sense’ Bartailed Godwit Vintage Airline bags 46 x 61 cm watercolour

 

 

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Finalist Moreton Bay Regional Art Awards 2016

Terra Australis watercolour 46 x 61 cm

Terra Australis watercolour 46 x 61 cm

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awarded best painting Ipswich Art Awards 2016

'I collect to impress the girls' Greater Bowerbird Sticks and Stones  46 x 62 cm watercolour

‘I collect to impress the girls’ Greater Bowerbird Sticks and Stones 46 x 62 cm watercolour

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overseas travel

February 17, 2016

I am heading to Ukraine for 3 weeks in March and The Netherlands for the 4 weeks of April. It will be both a challenging and recharging time and I hope to do much drawing and documenting while travelling. You can follow along if you like on Instagram and Facebook.

 

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Drawing Dogs for Ukraine fundraiser

the whole story is here….. 20 days, 104 dogs and a few cats later

https://debmostertartist.atavist.com/drawingdogsforukraine

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Public art sculpture

My work continues in collaboration with Chalkoz Art Foundry to produce large scale sculptures for the Brisbane City Council. Fabrication will be finalised in the next few weeks with the installation happening in mid May. It’s been a year in the making and still under wraps but the full story will be told in due course.

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wax positives floating in the tank

 

 

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People – Places

December 05, 2015

3 works have been curated into a group exhibition at the Ipswich Art Gallery entitled People- Places.

Exhibition held from the 5th January – 23rd January with a ‘drinks with the artists’ evening on the 22nd January from 5.30 p.m.

 

Terra Australis 2  2015  82  x 102 cm watercolour and oil pencil

Terra Australis 2 2015 82 x 102 cm watercolour and oil pencil

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Summer Group Show

I will have two works in the Summer Group Exhibition show at Lorraine Pilgrim Gallery opening Saturday 12th December and running until 30th January 2016.

Studio 87, Ridgeway Avenue, Southport

‘Sticks and Stones May Break My Bones’ Migrant Sand Piper 2015 oil on linen 71 x 81 cm

'Sticks and Stones May Break My Bones' Migrant Sand Piper 2015 oil on linen 71 x 81 cm

‘Sticks and Stones May Break My Bones’ Migrant Sand Piper 2015 oil on linen 71 x 81 cm

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Finalist in Eutick Memorial Still Life Award 2015

September 22, 2015

For the 8th consecutive year I am a finalist in the EMSLA at Coffs Harbour Regional Art Gallery, N.S.W.

with this work entitled ‘We travel a lot so collecting these made sense’ Bartailed Godwit Vintage Airline bags 2015 46 x 61 cm watercolour

 

'We travel a lot so collecting these made sense'  Bartailed Godwit Vintage Airline bags  2015 46 x 61 cm watercolour web

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15 Artists

I was curated into 15 Artists at Redcliffe Art Gallery. The opening night was the first chance to see the other artists involved and I was very happy to be hanging with such  high calibre of artists. Lindy Lee’s beautiful work ‘Stealing Bamboo Shoots’ was acquired by the gallery for it’s collection. Other artists involved were Gwynneth Boyce, Keith Burt, Stevie Fieldsend, Shaun Gladwell, Judith Kentish, Sherrie Knipe, Lindy Lee, Euan MacLeod, Deb Mansfield, Lauire Nielsen, Mike Riddle, Kristin Tennyson, Kawita Vatanajyankur and Guan Wei.

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