Tim Storrier

b. 1949

Celebrated symbolic landscape painter Tim Storrier trained at the National Art School in Sydney between 1967 and 1969. Storrier has held solo exhibitions in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane and internationally in Japan, the United States and the United Kingdom. Survey exhibitions of Storrier’s work include ‘Tickets to Egypt’ which toured to the Art Gallery of New South Wales and the Art Gallery of Western Australia. Storrier has been awarded the Sulman Prize twice, in 1968 and 1984, the Archibald Prize in 2012 and was artist in residence at the Owen Tooth memorial cottage in France in 1972. The artist was awarded a Member of the Order of Australia in 1994 and was made trustee of the Art Gallery of New South Wales in 1989. His work is held by the National Gallery of Australia, Canberra; most state galleries, several regional and tertiary collections and internationally by MOMA, New York. Two significant monographs of the artists work have been published ‘Tim Storrier: the art of the outsider’ 2000 and ‘Lines of fire: Tim Storrier’ 2003.

In Blog

Finalists announced – Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes 2021

Image above: Peter Wegner  Portrait of Guy Warren at 100  oil on canvas  120.5 x 151.5 cm Congratulations to Graeme …

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Tim Storrier – 2020 Wynne Prize

Congratulations to Tim Storrier who has been announced as a finalist in the 2020 Wynne Prize. ‘If a work of …

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30th Anniversary of Australian Galleries in Sydney

Director Stuart Purves and Tim Storrier at Australian Galleries, Sydney in 1989 Australian Galleries Turns 30! 30 years ago today …

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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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Janet Luxton – Finalist in the Artists for Conservation International Exhibition

Image above:  Janet Luxton  Giant Australian Cuttlefish  2021  oil on canvas  120x160cm Congratulations to Janet Luxton who has had two …

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Wayne Eager – Interview in Studio National

Above image: Wayne Eager, Allegory I  2023 oil on linen 95 x 133 cm Wayne Eager was interviewed by Janet …

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Omina Art Prize Finalists – Kate Hudson, Martin King, Robin Stewart and Marina Strocchi

Image above: Marina Strocchi The vineyards of Madden’s Lane 2023 acrylic on linen 122 x 152 cm Congratulations to Kate …

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Jennifer Keeler-Milne – Ravenswood Art Prize Finalist

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Jimmy Rix interview for Sculpture by the Sea, Cottesloe 2024

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Julian Twigg ‘Long Haul’ – short film and interview by Peter Lamont

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Congratulations Martin King – Finalist in The Alice Prize

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