Robyn McKinnon

Tapestry, 2011

acrylic on canvas

140 x 140cm

From the artist

To the loves I have know, To the places I have been. To the sweet scent of spring, Ever on my mind. Not unlike a poem, a painting emerges as a living entity, a transcription of a suburban garden in Launceston.

Artist background

Born Brisbane 1953. Lives in Launceston. Exhibiting since 1970s primarily in Tasmania including Theatre of the Worlds, MONA 2012. Third in Waterhouse Naturalist Prize 2009. Finalist in Waterhouse 2013, 2008, Blake 2008, and Glover 2007, 2009, 2010 & 2011 2012, 2014. Work held in TMAG, QVMAG, Art Gallery of South Australia, Holmes a Court, Artbank, Taipei Museum of Fine Art collections.