Inspired by Ben Quilty

By Megan George
Melbourne

About this Curation

One of Australia's most famous living artists, Ben Quilty has influenced the practice of countless artists through his illustrious career. His expressive style uses thick paint that captures portraits with a rawness and realness that is unmatched. His works hangs in some of the country's most illustrious galleries - including the Australian War Memorial.


Browse some of Bluethumb's best who have fallen in love with Ben's style and been inspired to channel him in their own work.

About the Curator

Megan is Bluethumb's Content Coordinator and handles all things photography related. The voice behind Bluethumb's social media and blogs, she is a core part of the curatorial team and leads the weekly newsletters. She holds photography dear to her heart, with a background as a freelance photographer herself.


Melbourne born and bred, her days at Bluethumb are filled with many coffees, cuddles from the resident canine companions and of course, spending more $ than is sensible on stunning art.

60.5cm (W) x 76cm (H)
Oil Paint
$500
140cm (W) x 193cm (H)
Mixed Media
$5,950
51cm (W) x 70cm (H)
Acrylic Paint
$730
25cm (W) x 30cm (H)
Oil Paint
$760
26.5cm (W) x 36.5cm (H)
Oil Paint
$1,400
38cm (W) x 45cm (H)
Oil Paint
$830
30.5cm (W) x 30.5cm (H)
Oil Paint
$760
51cm (W) x 61cm (H)
Oil Paint
$3,780
101cm (W) x 101cm (H)
Oil Paint
$2,500
51cm (W) x 61cm (H)
Oil Paint
$500
116.8cm (W) x 116.8cm (H)
Oil Paint
$1,100
61cm (W) x 76.5cm (H)
Oil Paint
$590
60cm (W) x 90cm (H)
Oil Paint
$490
30cm (W) x 30cm (H)
Acrylic Paint
$350
56cm (W) x 38cm (H)
Drawings
$900
68cm (W) x 48cm (H)
Oil Paint
$1,450
76cm (W) x 91cm (H)
Oil Paint
$900