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Heather Davis is a Sydney based artist who has been actively involved with painting for the past 30 years.Heather has an Advanced Diploma in Painting from Meadowbank Tafe.The Australian landscape and in particular the bush has been the subject of Heather's paintings for a number of years and the extensive patterns and colours found there. Heather Davis particularly enjoys building up textural effects and exploring abstract ways of representing her subject. Heather believes painting is yet another way of expressing music but in a different form using the eyes instead of the ears to appreciate the fluidity of movement. Born in Port Macquarie Heather developed a passion for painting as a small child. Heather Davis currently lives on Sydney's Central Coast, Australia.

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Education

2007 Advanced Diploma in Fine Art - Painting, Sydney Gallery School, Meadowbank Tafe

Exhibitions

2016/2017 Gnostic Café Woy Woy
2015 Wallarobba Printmakers Return of the Press Gang Hornsby
2014 Wallarobba Printmakers Sanctuaries Hornsby
2013 Yarramalong Macadamia Nut Farm

Press

"Her beauty and her terror - this wide brown land for me" these lines by Dorothea Mackellar and my Australian identity best describe what stirs me to want to draw and paint the Australian landscape.

Influences

Picasso, Brett Whitley and Arthur Boyd.

61cm (W) x 61cm (H)
Acrylic Paint
$810
122cm (W) x 61cm (H)
Acrylic Paint
$1,450
122cm (W) x 61cm (H)
Acrylic Paint
$1,450
61cm (W) x 61cm (H)
Acrylic Paint
$440
61cm (W) x 61cm (H)
Mixed Media
$560
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