Tim Burns

A Beauty on the Edge of Sadness, 2007

oil on linen

182 x 152cm

From the artist

Tasmania, a beauty on the edge of sadness. This painting evokes my ethical and mystical romance with the Tasmanian landscape.

Artist background

Born Sydney 1960. Lives and works in Judbury, Tasmania. Exhibiting in major solo and groups shows throughout Australia since early 1980s. Winner of Fleurieu Art Prize 2008 & Island Art Prize 2003. Finalist in Wynne Prize 2004; Glover 2005, 2006, 2007 & 2008. Represent in Tasmanian and national public collections.

Represented by Bett Gallery, Hobart