"My aim is to challenge the viewer to see the beauty of nature as a bee or insect would; as a powerful urge, a survival instinct. To show an object in nature that we see as small and merely pleasing to the senses as the sole repository of our every urge." ~ Rodney James Alexander
"The image 'Manhattan" was inspired by my trip with my daughter (featured in the image) in July 2018 to the USA and NYC. I spent time in Los Angeles before flying across the country to Boston, driving up to Maine to take a workshop. This was my first visit to the USA." ~ Suellen Cook
Sometimes we just pinch ourselves when we think of how fortunate we are to represent such amazing artists in Tasmania. And we seem to pinch ourselves a lot when it comes to representing pastel artist, Kate Smith.
Tasmanian artist, Phillip McKay, latest work is full of depth and richness.
"...When everyone is up front and they're not playing tricks...When you don't have no freeloaders out to get their kicks...When it's nobody's business the way that you want to live...I just have to remember there'll be days like this..." ~ Van Morrison ~