An unknown model, through the lens of a third party allows the artist to develop a new relationship with this person apart from normal interaction.

20+ hours in painting time develops the personality and character of the model through intense scrutiny and presents this new identity to an audience to relate to.

Model sourcing and reference photography by Ian Stubber

Model Two
Model Two, Oil on MDF, 2017. 740mm x 740mm



Model One, Oil on MDF, 2016. 740mm x 740mm



  • These works were featured at the 2017 Brunswick Street Gallery Show ‘Subjects’ curated by Kathleen Ashby, hung together for the first time .
  • ‘Model One’ won the Peoples choice award at the 2016 Bairnsdale and Districts Arts Society ‘Pre-Xmas Art Show’.
  • ‘Model One’ was part of Winning 1st in the ‘Body of Work’ Major division in the Graeme Hildebrand Foundation Prize 2017 at the Red Gallery, Fitzroy.IMG_8479