REFLECTION/REFRACTION 13-24 July 2016 Peta Dzubiel, Cade Turner, Karen Stuart – curated by Rachel Carroll

Exhibition images from Reflection/Refraction 2016. Painting, photography & ceramics.

Interview with Peta Dzubiel by Rachel Carroll curator of Reflection/Refraction

  Interview with Peta Dzubiel: When did you start painting & which teacher/s influenced your practice? I started my BFA at the College of Fine Arts when I was 19 in 2003. I always loved and felt drawn to landscape painting, so I was very happy to have Ian Grant as a painting lecturer. I … Continue reading

REFLECTION/REFRACTION essay and selected preview of work

  Light can give you back your history, not only as a thought or memory but as a vital and intense experience…it strongly influences the sentiment with which you experience your reality. Huisman This exhibition Reflection/Refraction brings together three Sydney based artists who enhance our memories of reality with light. As the quote suggests, light … Continue reading

Arcadia – selected preview of exhibition 1-11 April 2015 @ SHEFFER GALLERY 38 Lander Street, Darlington, 2008, Sydney

Arcadia This exhibition of paintings seeks to re-imagine the idea of Arcadia in the Australian landscape.  Arcadia is a term derived from the Ancient Greek conception of paradise or place of rustic beauty. The phrase, ‘Et in Arcadia Ego’, roughly translates as meaning – Even in Arcadia, there am I. However, even in paradise, behind … Continue reading

Studio Wall

Paintings on the studio wall for my upcoming solo exhibition, Arcadia, in April at Sheffer Gallery in Darlington Sydney.

Inside the Studio

Inside the Studio In the studio I have been oscillating between painting landscape and figurative works for a solo exhibition in early April 2015. I am conscious of the work showing all of my ideas, influences and reading, on a visual picture plane. These ideas consist of Arcadia and the Australian landscape, lost children narratives … Continue reading

‘Approaching’ Winner of the 2013 Fisher’s Ghost Traditional Award, Campbelltown Arts Centre 2 Nov – 16 Dec

Fisher’s Ghost Art Award 2013 Opening Night Friday 8 November 6.30pm Exhibition 2 November – 16 December Campbelltown Arts Centre, 1 Art Gallery Road campbelltownartscentre.com.au Approaching, oil on canvas, 91.5x122cm, 2012

Gunyah artist in residence – North Arm Cove NSW

Gunyah Residency 13-27 September For two weeks in September I was lucky to undertake a self directed artist’s residency. The Gunyah house is beautiful and set amongst the bush on a slope that leads to the waters of North Arm Cove, a gentle sheltered cove where a boat could seek refuge from a storm. During … Continue reading

Peta Dzubiel – Across Time and Place

Across Time and Place Depot II Gallery 2013 This solo exhibition stems from a Bundanon Trust Artists’ residency during the entire month of November last year. The paintings focus on the property, its vastness, beauty and skies that seek to envelop one in its weather. In addition to the landscapes, figurative paintings that feature artefacts … Continue reading

Across Time and Place – solo exhibition

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