HSC Visual Art Resources

A resource site for visual art teachers and secondary students completing their HSC in the Visual Arts

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RICHARD WILSON

Richard Wilson, born 1953 London, lives and works in London. Richard Wilson creates artworks as an installation artist, exploring ways in which the audience experiences and interacts with certain spaces. Two of … Continue reading

27/01/2013

ADAM CULLEN

Adam Cullen, born Sydney, 1965-2012. Adam Cullen’s paintings pushed the boundaries of what painting could be, even within the contemporary art movement. Graffiti style caricatures outlined in bold black lines … Continue reading

05/08/2012

MARIAN DREW

Marian Drew born 1960, Bundaberg Australia, lives and works in Australia. Marian Drew, a photographic artist, creates still life memento mori’s influenced by both Vanitas and  18th century European still life painting. … Continue reading

29/07/2012

ABBEY MCCULLOCH

Abbey McCulloch, born 1975, New Zealand, lives and works in Queensland. Abbey McCulloch paints quirky sometimes unsettling, representations of female figures sketched onto a sparse background. Working with bold colour choices and … Continue reading

22/07/2012

REUBEN PATERSON

Reuben Paterson, born 1973 in Auckland, New Zealand, lives and works in Auckland. Reuben Pateson creates large scale paintings consisting largely of glitter, created in traditional Maori patterns, referencing his … Continue reading

22/07/2012

LI HONGBO

Li Hongbo Flexible Woman 2010 Paper Dimensions variable image credits: http://ekfineart.com Li Hongbo, born 1974 Siping City Jilin, China, Lives and works in Beijing. Li Hongbo creates artworks as sculptural forms … Continue reading

17/07/2012

MARTIN SMITH

Martin Smith, born and works in Brisbane, Australia. Martin Smith works with photographic images and text, painstakingly hand cutting the text from the photographic print, creating a negative space of … Continue reading

10/07/2012

MARCUS HARVEY

Marcus Harvey, born 1963 Leeds, England, lives and works in London. Marcus Harvey is a figurative painter that creates paintings of infamous figures and provocative scenarios, often using sculptural techniques, most notably with well known works, … Continue reading

10/07/2012

EX DE MEDICI

eX de Medici, born in 1959 in the Riverina district of New South Wales, lives and works in Canberra. eX de Medici incorporates both her tattooing techniques and previous fine … Continue reading

09/07/2012

YVONNE TODD

Yvonne Todd, born 1973, Auckland, New Zealand, lives and works in Auckland. Yvonne Todd creates portraits of women as female characters, often the forgotten and marginalised, sourced from reality, literature … Continue reading

05/07/2012

LIYEN CHONG

Liyen Chong, born 1979 Malaysia, works and lives in New Zealand. Liyen Chong creates artworks that explore symbols of identity and culture through the use of embroidery with human hair, predominantly the … Continue reading

04/07/2012

CHOI JEONG HWA

Choi Jeong Hwa, born 1961 in Seoul, Korea, lives and works in Seoul, Korea. Choi Jeong Hwa’s artworks explore everyday, mass produced plastic materials as a celebration of abundance, using … Continue reading

01/07/2012

ANGELA ELLSWORTH

Born 1964 in Palo Alto, USA. Lives and works in Phoenix, USA. Angela Ellsworth explores the body as a site, through various contexts and constraints, along with religious and social expectations. … Continue reading

28/06/2012

EMMA WHITE

Emma White, Australian artist, born 1976 Canberra. Emma White works with everyday objects, duplicating their forms out of polymer clay, displaying these works as sculptures amd installations, along side photographic … Continue reading

19/06/2012

KATE ROHDE

  Kate Rhode, Australian Artist, born 1980 Melbourne, Australia. Rohde’s artmaking contains dioramas of taxidermy animals and landscapes contained within elaborate (Baroque styled) display cases that reference both current natural museums and … Continue reading

13/06/2012