Kerrie Lester

b. 1953 — 2016

Represented in Melbourne and Sydney by Australian Galleries, artist Kerrie Lester has exhibited her distinctive scenes of fleeting moments in everyday life since the 1970’s. Overseas her works have been exhibited in the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and The Australian Embassy in Paris. Closer to home, her distinctive oil paintings were included in the Sydney Biennale as well as being held in numerous public galleries and prestigious corporate and government collections, including the National Gallery of Australia, the National Portrait Gallery, BHP Australia, and The Children’s Hospital, Westmead. Kerrie has over 30 solo exhibitions to her name and has multiple times been a finalist for the Archibald Prize, in 2011 she won the Mosman Art Prize.

PAST EXHIBITIONS

2018

2016

In Blog

Farewell Kerrie Lester

Kerrie Lester 1953 – 2016 It is with deep sadness that we farewell Kerrie Lester. Her two year battle with …

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Mary Tonkin – Artist Feature

Image above: Ramble, Kalorama  (detail)  2017-19  oil on linen  180 x 1890 cm Mary Tonkin has a unique ability of capturing …

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Rodney Forbes – Artist Feature

Rodney Forbes’ paintings address deeply poignant subject matter through dreamlike and surreal imagery. Figures and objects float against his trademark …

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Sue Anderson: “Savouring moments of artistic escape”

“Two weeks into lockdown, wading through the bleakness of pandemic panic, impending winter, and the wild west of Collingwood’s tumbleweed …

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