Today’s featured artist’s work will transport you to a candy colored dreamland! She beautifully crafts her images with lovely brushwork, creating an ethereal abstract landscape captivating the viewer.
Gabrielle Jones is an Australian abstract artist with an expansive exhibition history spanning 19 years; she completed her Bachelor of Fine Arts with Distinction from the National Art School in 2003.
In addition to her solo exhibitions across Sydney, Melbourne and Perth and appointment as drawing instructor for the Sydney Biennale Events in 2012, Gabrielle has been awarded a number of art prizes and grants, and has been a finalist in the Mosman; Fleurieu Biennale; Duke Gold Coast; Muswellbrook; Paddington; Calleen; Fishers Ghost; Korea Art Foundation; Kedumba and Rick Amor Drawing Prizes.
She has held two exhibitions at Grefti Cultural Projects in Italy, as well as a solo show at Goulburn and Gosford Regional Galleries. Her work has been collected across public Australian institutions (Muswellbrook Regional Gallery, Bundanon Trust), as well as internationally by Fundacion Valparaiso, Spain and Art Scape Organisation, Toronto, and is held in private collections in London, New York, Italy, Spain, Canada, the Netherlands, New Zealand and Tahiti. Jones’s practice has seen her complete artist residencies abroad in Tahiti, Spain and Canada, as well as locally at the Tweed Regional Gallery and at Bundanon, the former home of Arthur Boyd. Her paintings have appeared in two juried publications in USA and UK in 2018.
She will exhibit with the Australian Watercolour Institute in Paddington Sydney, from July 24-August 25, in Melbourne at the Affordable Art Fair September 5-8 with West End Gallery. She will also exhibit at Muswellbrook Regional Art Centre from August 31 to October 20, 2019 and Seaforth September 20 -October 3.
Find Gabrielle online at www.gabriellejones.com.au and on Instagram @artistgabriellejones