Steve Salo is an Australian contemporary artist, best known for his emotive portraiture and expressive landscape paintings. Full bio and recent news at stevesalo.com
Private collections in Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, China, Hong Kong, UAE, Europe, the UK, USA and Canada. Artist residences in Hämeenkyrö Finland and Portsea Australia.
Steve’s profile as a contemporary artist continues to grow, with his paintings being shortlisted in prestigious prizes across Australia and awarded a prize in Florence, Italy. He was a finalist in the Salon des Refusés (selected from Archibald Prize) and gave an artist talk at the S.H. Ervin Gallery in Sydney. Other recognition includes being a finalist in the Len Fox Painting Award, the Kogarah Art Prize, Waverley Art Prize, the Mosman Art Prize, Sunshine Coast Art Prize, Prospect Portrait Prize and John Shaw Neilson Acquisitive Art Prize.