“The fourth art auction fundraiser for the Australian Prostate Centre (APC) has raised a record $216,000. More than 120 people gathered at Gibson’s Auctions in Melbourne late last month to watch work by 30 sought-after Australians artists go under the hammer for the New Directions 2019 auction…”
Mary Schepisi ‘Spring Flowers’, 2018 ink on canvas 750cm x 950cm. And needlework on fabric 75cm x90cm.
The needle work says:
You may not be able to control every situation and its outcome, but you can control your attitude and how you deal with it.
My friend and best watercolor painter. This is a watercolor. A beautiful painting. Come see it and take it home you will love it forever. By Jason Roberts .
“Ellora Buddha (lll), 2018
Watercolor on arches paper
43cm x 60cm. .
Julian Twigg’s beautiful ‘Red Channel Marker’ , 2015 oil on board. 60cm x 45cm.
There are two John Wolseley’s in the New Directions Art Auction. More beautiful in person.
‘From the embers- Leaf surge’, 2003
Ed: 5/25. Lithograph. 60cm x33cm
Wonderful and spontaneous Soni Irawon’s latest work is so colorful and clever.
On fire man #3, 2018
Acrylic, paint marker, correction pen on canvas 70cm x 80cm.
This favorite piece, by Caleb Shea, was featured in The Australian article on Monday ‘New Directions as auction gives back to creators’.
@_calebshea Untitled,(gradient of pink on shouldered single line) 2018 Polyurethane paint and aluminum. 111cm x 80cm x 65cm .