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Kathryn is a 'renaissance woman': artist, writer, photographer, designer, producer, theatre director, actor.
She started her career as a graphic artist-designer in Sydney & has worked also as a stage designer in NSW & SA.
She is currently artistic director of Sealand Theatre Inc. and a partner in Bohemian Makeovers, for GEKA enterprises, South Australia.
She has worked (as an artist- designer) on major festivals in NSW including Songlines, Winter Magic & the Blue Mountains Music Festival.

Kathryn has exhibited on many occasions with her husband, sculptor Geoff Bromilow, in NSW & SA, at venues such as Everglades Gardens (Leura), Hahndorf Academy (Adelaide Hills, SA) and The Courthouse, Normanville & The Links, Lady Bay on the Fleurieu Coast. Her work is influenced by her life close to nature on the Fleurieu Coast, south of Adelaide, and her love of artists such as the Vienna secessionists (Kilmt & Schiele), and the British Arts & Crafts Movement.

She currently shows painting & drawing on a regular basis at the Yankalilla District Council community art gallery, and from her studio in Delamere, SA.

Education

PhD Communications - University of South Australia
BA Hons Communications - University of South Australia
Grad Dip Ed (English teaching) - Charles Sturt University, NSW
BA (Art History, English Lit., Modern History, Australian Legal Systems) - Charles Sturt University, NSW
Certificate of Graphic Design - School of Visual Arts, East Sydney

Exhibitions

Naked by Geoff Bromilow, 2016 - curator/publicist
A Buddha's Heart, The Courthouse, Normanville 2012
Australian Portraits gallery, Hahndorf, 2007 (manager)
SALA festival, Aldgate 2006
Shadowplay, Hahndorf Academy 2006
The art of the sensual, Erosia in North Adelaide, 2006
Artfest, Wairoa barn, Aldgate, 2005
Yallamby Gallery, Leura (as curator) 1999-2000

Press

For fine art - 'Geoff Bromilow sculpts a relationship with art & nature', The Times, Victor Harbor, Oct 12, 2013
- 'An eyewitness to history', The Advertiser, (with Bromilow), Sept 10, 2011
- 'Discover Stirling': The Courier Wed April 29, 2009 (page 24)
- 'Shared vision': Scene stealing by Catherine Bauer, Adelaide Matters, SA page 30 (2006)
- 'Hills art gears up for SALA' The Courier July 26, 2006, page 52
- 'Seducing the senses': Blue Mountains Gazette, Wed 21 Sept, 2005, page 57
For stage design - 'Katoomba gets ready to swing again': Blue Mountains Gazette front page Wed Feb 19, 2003
'Katoomba ready for world's top acts': Blue Mountains Gazette front page Wed March 12, 2003
For mural work (with Birgitte Hansen) - 'Mural honours artist': Blue Mountains Gazette Wed May 1, 2002, Page 7

Influences

Graphic design
Vienna secessionists: Klimt & Schiele; and Hundertwasser
British Arts & Crafts movement
Indonesian traditional arts & crafts

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Acrylic Paint
$930
76cm (W) x 120cm (H)
Acrylic Paint
$800
91cm (W) x 121cm (H)
Oil Paint
$2,450
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Acrylic Paint
$500
42cm (W) x 60cm (H)
Mixed Media
$180
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Drawings
$290
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Drawings
$230
29cm (W) x 42cm (H)
Mixed Media
$150
42cm (W) x 60cm (H)
Drawings
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Drawings
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