Justin Pearson a self portrait Painting, 41.3 H x 37.4 W x 1.2 in
Artist Justin Pearson
Education 1985-88: Bachelor of Arts, Byam Shaw School of Art, London 1984-85: Foundation, Chelsea School of Art, London 1982-84: Pre-Foundation: Putney Art School, London Major Exhibitions 2017 Gallery Bodalla, solo show, Bodalla, NSW 2016 Southern Highlands Art Festival, solo show, Hillview Sutton Forest, NSW 2016 Sturt Gallery, Group show, Mittagong, NSW 2014 Gallery Bodalla, solo show, Bodalla, NSW 2014 Maunsell Wicks Galleries, Paddington, Sydney 2013 DBAS Gallery, Solo show, Bowral, Southern Highlands NSW 2013 Maunsell Wicks & Michael Yabsley, Artists Group Show, Wombat Hollow East Kangaloon, Southern Highlands 2012 Maunsell Wicks Galleries, Huntington Estate Winery, Mudgee 2012 Maunsell Wicks Galleries, Paddington, Sydney 2011 Sohi Art Gallery, Group Show, Bowral, Southern Highlands 2011 Sohi Art Show, Truths and Roses, Peppers Craigieburn Resort, Southern Highlands 2010 Light Horse Gallery, New South Wales
Adam Portrait Award, Highly Commended, 2016, New Zealand Portrait Gallery. Wellington Winner, 2016 John Copes Portrait Prize, Southern Highlands NSW Winner, Celebrity Portrait Prize at the BDAS Gallery, Southern Highlands, 2013 Fettlers Heritage Art Prize, 2nd Prize Winner, Southern Highlands, 2011 Finalist, Adams Portrait Award, New Zealand Portrait Gallery, Wellington, 2010 Tap Gallery, 2nd Prize Winner of Real Refuses, Sydney, 2009 Adam Portrait Award, Highly Commended, 2008, New Zealand Portrait Gallery, Wellington Winner of The Heysen Prize for Australian Landscapes, 2007, oil and acrylic Winner of Touch of Red 111 Competition, 2007 Melbourne
Art Awards Finalist; Doug Moran National Portrait Prize Semi-Finalist, Australia, 2013; John Copes Portrait Prize, BDAS Gallery, NSW, 2012 Adams Portrait Award, New Zealand Portrait Gallery, Wellington, 2012; Goulburn Art Award, Goulburn Regional Art Gallery, NSW, 2011 Works on paper Prize, BDAS Gallery, NSW, 2011; Still Life Prize, BDAS Gallery, NSW, 2010 Adam Portrait Award, New Zealand Portrait Gallery, NZ, 2010; Heysen Prize for Australian Landscape, Heysen Art Gallery, SA, 2006
What critics say about Justin;
"We love all Justin's playful scenes of daily life, greek mythology and beautifully executed portraits."