Peter Neilson

b. 1944

Figurative narrative painter and draughtsman Peter Neilson was born in Melbourne and completed a Diploma of Fine Art at RMIT, Melbourne. His expansive painted works explore variations in perspective and utilise the cinematic language of film noir to suggest dark urban narratives. His recent series of works on paper are detailed studies of musical instruments and household items, utilising his recognisable varying perspectives. Neilson’s work has been exhibited nationally in Sydney and Melbourne and internationally in London and Salzberg.








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Peter Neilson – Artist Feature

Peter Neilson is known for his enigmatic large scale paintings featuring interlacing narratives, mysterious characters and multiple shifting perspectives. His …

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Holly Grace & Sarah Tomasetti – Finalists in the 2024 Fleurieu Biennale Art Prize

Image above: Sarah Tomasetti From Balpatta X 2024 145 x 150 cm pigment oil and marble dust on fresco Congratulations to Holly …

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2024 Salon des Refusés at S.H. Ervin Gallery

Image above (left to right): Graeme Drendel Portrait of Rick  2024 oil on canvas 41 x 31 cm | Michelle Hiscock …

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