Stephanie Reisch Artist – Up Close & Personal

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Belgian born Perth based artist Stephanie Reisch’s art references pre-history, shamanistic practices and primal landscapes. Her abstract forms are created using oil paints, natural pigments and ground substrates. Through her work Stephanie seeks to take the viewer beyond physical and instinctual responses, to create a deeper more subconscious connection. When did you first feel the […]

Felicia Aroney Artist – Up Close & Personal

Felicia Aroney is well recognised for her highly sculptural floral and abstract paintings. She uses a palette knife technique to layer and shape the paint until it stands in relief of the canvas, giving it a textural depth similar to that in nature. Felicia draws inspiration from the fusion of her rich Australian upbringing and […]

“Intrinsic Form” Exhibition 9th March

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LEEUWIN CONCERT WEEKEND OPENING CELEBRATION: 9th March 2019 1-4pm All welcome to join the gallery for local cheese and fine sparkling wine. _________________________ “Intrinsic Form” is a new collaborative exhibition of: Jewellery by Gemma Baker Paintings by Leigh Hewson-Bower Fine Furniture by JahRoc Furniture (Gary Bennett & David Paris). Opening on the 9th March, coinciding […]

Wendy Arnold Artist – Up Close & Personal

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Wendy Arnold has had a long career in the arts, from studying Fine Arts to working as part of the highly successful fashion label Studibaker Hawk, art & fashion have informed her life. This rich history is evident in the use of textiles, gold leaf and intricately painted patterns in her beautifully presented paintings. The […]

Katie Gordon Artist – Up Close & Personal

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Katie Gordon’s hyper realistic still life drawings are spectacular in their vibrancy and delivery. Using Prismalcolor wax pencils and black pigment ink Katie captures the intricacy of rose petals, the lustre of leaves and the play of light on the subject. Her work is meticulously produced requiring much time and dedication to create. With a […]

Christine Lawrence Artist – Up Close & Personal

Established realist artist Christine Lawrence is drawn to the magical illusions that can be created on the surface of the picture plain. She captures the essence of her subjects, using them as a vehicle to study light, colour, form, space and reality. Christine’s artistic career started in South Australia, where she studied then taught visual […]

Liv Vardy Artist – Up Close & Personal

Inspired by nature and the stunning beaches of South West WA artist Liv Vardy paints impressionistic acrylic works that are full of movement and joy. Her superb eye for colour and skilful blending produces paintings that are suggestive of the natural world but which allow space for the viewer to create their own meaning. When […]

Janine Daddo Exhibition Opening Speech

Lots of fun was had by all that attended the opening of Janine Daddo Exhibition “MEANDER. MUSE. MARVEL THE MARGARET RIVER” on Saturday night 14th April. We enjoyed amazing music by Graeme Dickinson, cheese by Margaret River Dairy Company and the wine by Swings & Roundabouts was flowing. Janine Daddo opened the event with an […]

Kerry Nobbs Artist – Up Close & Personal

Landscape artist Kerry Nobbs has been exhibiting at JahRoc Galleries for over 7 years and is admired for his realist oil paintings of our local scenes. Kerry does a road trip to WA from Queensland nearly every year to gather further inspiration and subject matter that he takes home and turns into stunning canvases. With […]

Philip Drummond Artist – Up Close & Personal

As a teenager in suburban Australia in the 1970’s Philip Drummond struggled to see a place for himself in the narrow life choices that were on offer. Rejecting school and the path to a white collar job he left home worked, travelled and mixed in creative circles. Supporting himself as a house painter Philip Drummond […]