Tracy Dods, Beach walk, 2017. Acrylic on canvas, 84 x 137cm.

Design Council: Tracy Dods

This large-format artwork by artist Tracy Dods transports the viewer to more serene spaces.
Jeska Valk, Oil Slick. Oil on wood, 100 x 131cm.

Design Council: Jeska Valk

Jeska Valk’s Oil Slick combines confidence and mystery; her contemporary take on portraiture reels the viewer in.
Kathryn Lewis, Yellow-Tailed Cockatoo. Carbon and pencil on 200gsm Bristol smooth paper, 72 x 52cm.

Design Council: Kathryn Lewis

Kathryn makes this line drawing come alive with her mastery of the pencil medium.
Gill Pedrana, RIVER GUM. Oil and acrylic on canvas, 76 x 100cm.

Design Council: Gill Pedrana

Gill Pedrana’s medium of oil over acrylic gives this work a unique textural softness.
David Wiggs, Manly ferry passing Dobroyd – Plein air. Oil on canvas, 100 x 150cm.

Design Council: David Wiggs

David Wiggs' method of layering oils gives his work a beautiful sense of depth and movement.
Dalmatian.Waiting.Gold. Acrylic, 91 x 112cm.

Design Council: Jac Clark

Pet portraits tug at the heart strings and somehow seem just as personal as a human portrait...