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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Catherine Abel, Michelle Hiscock, Jenny Rodgerson and Pam Tippett- 2021 Portia Geach Memorial Award

Image: Pam Tippett  Together – Amanda Bell AM  2021  oil on linen on panel  70 x 70 cm Australian Galleries …

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Stephanie Monteith – Hazelhurst’s Teachers and Preparators Exhibition at Hazelhurst Art Centre

Image: Stephanie Monteith  Gunyah Beach Summer  2021  oil on panel  33 x 93cm To celebrate the re-opening of Hazelhurst Art …

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