Handpicked by Bluethumb’s curators to showcase artists who’ve had success in major art prizes or in the collection of famous institutions.
If you are searching for the next Nolan, Namatjira, or Whiteley to invest in then Collectable Artists is Bluethumb’s most exclusive area, featuring works by highly renowned emerging and established Australian artists.
“Three-time semi-finalist in the Doug Moran National Portrait Prize, James focuses on the figure and portrait, and the objects we leave behind. Using bold, thick paint to emphasize the abstract nature of paint itself, whilst maintaining a high degree of playful realism.”
“A master of wildlife painting, a member and two-time winner of ‘Best in Show’ at The Wildlife Art Society of Australasia. Paul has been exhibited globally, included in the list of 70 best living traditional artists in 1990, and commissioned by numerous public and corporate bodies including the United Nations and Australia Post.”
“Winner of the 2010 National Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Award, Jimmy’s art is rich in story and in the collections of Australia’s most important museums and national galleries.”
112cm (W) x 75cm (H)
“Winner of the prestigious Bowness Prize and a finalist in many of Australia’s top photography awards, Concettina’s lauded portraiture and landscapes dive into notions of place and identity in contemporary Australia.”
By Todd Simpson
50cm (W) x 50cm (H)
“Contemporary realist artist and master of the airbrush, who practices in the fields of sculpture, portraiture and landscape painting. Todd has been a finalist in several Australian and New Zealand art awards including three-time semi-finalist in the prestigious Doug Moran National Portrait Prize.”
“Unparalleled painter of the magnificent Neo-Classical romantic landscape, and sumptuous still life in the manner of Dutch and Flemish masters. Jos’s works are for the purist amongst Collectors seeking unique works of Fine Art.”