Helene Leane received her Bachelor of Arts (Fine Arts & History) from the University of Sydney in 1990. She also holds a Master of Teaching, Master of Education (Mathematics) and a Certificate in Art Therapy from Sydney and Newcastle Universities. Her intention with her monotype prints is to stir a sense of joy in the viewer. She believes that art has a unique place in our lives, whereby it can create visual positivity and adds to our well-being. Leane has been a finalist in numerous nationally recognised Art Prizes including Gosford Art Prize (2014, 2009), Muswellbrook Art Prize (2013, 2009), Kilgour Art Prize (2010) and Newcastle Emerging Artist Prize (2008). She is currently represented by Gallery 139 in Newcastle.
Location: Newcastle, NSW