Jennifer

Fyfe

 

Born Melbourne 1971.

 

Jennifer works in oil on linen.
Subject matter ranges from landscape and still life to portraiture.

 

Studies:

Jennifer studied Arts at Monash University and had a working career as an Interior Decorator.

Artistic tuition began with life-drawing from the age of 14 – 18 and continued with lessons in oil painting in the year 2000.

 

Activities:

Signatory Member Victorian Artists’ Society
Member Twenty Melbourne Painters Society
Portrait painting demonstrations for Victorian Artists’ Society
Solo Exhibition 2016
Group Exhibitions at Steps Gallery and Victorian Artists Society.

Annual Group Exhibitions with Twenty Melbourne Painters Society

Member of VAS weekly portrait and life painting group
Regular plein air painter out and about.

 

 

VAS Artist of the year in 2015, 2019.

 

Recently- Finalist in the Rick Amor Self Portrait Prize and the AME Bale Oils Prize

 

Winner of the Rick Amor Self Portrait Prize People’s Choice Award 2019

 

Works held in private collections in Australia and the USA.

 

In my work I strive to reflect the atmosphere and mood of the moment and the likeness and character of my sitter.

At Present:

JENNIFER IS WORKING ON A SERIES OF PORTRAITS EXCLUSIVELY FROM LIFE WHICH WILL CULMINATE IN A COLLABORATIVE EXHIBITION IN THE NEAR FUTURE. THROUGH THESE LIFE PORTRAITS SHE IS EXPLORING THE VIEWER'S EMOTIONAL RESPONSE TO AN ARTWORK.

one of Jennifer's  works for exhibition:

dawn plein air, orchards and market gardens, as yet untitled, oil on linen.

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© Abbott Cowling Cowling Fyfe 2019