Jasper Knight

b. 1978

Painter Jasper Knight completed a Master of Arts at the University of New South Wales. His broadly coloured, painterly works viscerally depict icons of the urban landscape. Knight has held solo exhibitions in Melbourne, Sydney, Perth, Adelaide, Alice Springs and internationally in London. He was awarded the Helen Lempriere Travelling Art Scholarship in 2003, the Brett Whiteley travelling scholarship in 2005 and the Mosman Art Prize in 2008. He completed residencies in Sydney, Germany and China. His work is held by the National Gallery of Australia, Canberra; Artbank, Sydney and several regional galleries.