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Harvey Wachtel Artist

HARVEY WACHTEL paintings for sale. Established Artist Harvey Wachtel has been painting and exhibiting since 1961, when his work was first hung in the Art Gallery of Western Australia. His most recent work is inspired by the colourful sights in the North West landscape and Margaret River in the south-west. The paintings are a combination of simple shapes and pure bold, high key colours that strike out at the viewer. Harvey has been awarded many commissions such as the Diocese of the Kimberley and the Cable Beach Club Broome. His work is represented in both national and international collections.

Harvey Wachtel – Artist Biography

Born, Kalgoorlie, Western Australia in 1944, Harvey Wachtel has been painting and exhibiting since 1961, when his work was first hung in the Art Gallery of Western Australia. He has received numerous awards and exhibited on many occasions. His work is represented in private collections throughout the world. We hope you enjoy his original and collectable paintings, inspired by both the colourful sights of the North West landscape and Margaret River in the South West.

1961

Jackson Rowney Art Prize
Student Exhibition, Art Gallery of Western Australia.

1962

Jackson Rowney Art Prize
Perth prize for Drawings (U-25) Art Gallery of Western Australia
Cover Design, Festival of Perth Art Exhibition, Skinner Gallery
Fremantle Festival Poster Design, R&I Bank Award
UNICEF Christmas card design

1963

Perth Prize for drawing, Art Gallery of Western Australia
University of Western Australia Guild Prize

1965

University of Western Australia Guild Prize
Bunbury Art Society Prize

1996-75

Extensive overseas travel

1976

Exhibition, Churchill Galleries, Perth Western Australia

1977

Exhibition, Greenhill Galleries, Perth Western Australia

1978

Exhibition, Gallery Dusseldorf, Perth Festival of Art, Western Australia

1990

Retrospective Exhibition, Vasse Felix Winery, Margaret River
Christmas Exhibition, Perth Galleries, Western Australia

1994

Cover Collection, Cable Beach Club menus, Broome Western Australia
George Patterson Collection, Sydney New South Wales

1995

Artist in Residence, Cable Beach Club, Broome Western Australia
Exhibition, North Shore Fine Arts Gallery, Sydney New South Wales
Exhibition, Darwin Festival of The Arts, Northern Territory

1996

Exhibition, Monsoon Gallery, Broome Western Australia
Linney’s Collection, Broome & Perth Western Australia

1997

With Nick Ward. Collaborator on Ingamal-Godingi. A Sound Sculpture
Fremantle & Broome, Perth International Arts Festival
Commission, Cathedral of Broome Western Australia

2001

Commission, Diocese of The Kimberley, “Lombardina Church of Christ the King”

2002

Commission, Diocese of The Kimberley, “Beagle Bay Church of the Sacred Heart”
Commission, Diocese of The Kimberley, “Our Lady Queen of Peace”

2004

Flutes Restaurant, Margaret River, “Our Corner of the World”

2005

Oper-Arte, “Paintings Can Sing” McAlpine House, Broome Western Australia

2006

“ARTOPIA, Art Everywhere”, Studio South, Fremantle Western Australia
“31 Napier Terrace”, Colourful paintings about nothing much, Caulfield Art Centre, Melbourne

2006

“St Matthews Passion of Christ” Cathedral of Broome, Western Australia
“Landscapes in Full Colour” JahRoc Gallery Margaret River, Western Australia

 

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