Graeme Whittle

Mersey River at Lees Paddocks, 2005

watercolour on paper

76 x 104cm

From the artist

Lee's Paddocks is an old grazing leasehold surrounded by the northern slopes of the Western Tiers. I have combined multiple viewpoints, weather conditions and time frames in order to give the viewer an overall sense of actually being there.

Artist background

Born in Launceston where he lives and works. Exhibiting since 1980s. Winner of watercolour prize, Tasmanian Art Award, Eskleigh 2016; Bay of Fires People's Choice Awrd 2014; Tasmanian Art Award, Eskleigh 2012; & Burnie Art Prize watercolour award 2006. Finalist in the Glover 2011, 2009 & 2004.

Represented by Brave Gallery, Longford; Norbertellen Gallery, Los Angeles & Artarmon Galleries, Sydney.