Gary Abkin

Gary is a material led contemporary story teller with an oblique familiarity. His highly-charged sense of place defines his aesthetic.

 

 

 

Gary Abkin was born in northern California in 1967. He studied painting at the California Institute of the Arts and then the San Francisco Art Institute where he received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in painting. In 2003 he relocated from California to Queensland where he now resides

 

 

 

He has exhibited throughout the United States and Australia. In 2004 and 2010 he was invited to exhibit in Sacramento, California at Pamela Skinner Gallery and more recently at the Ipswich Art Gallery.

The artist has also exhibited at the Caloundra Regional Gallery for the Sunshine Coast Art Prize, the San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, Palma Rosa Art Gallery, the Churchie National Emerging Art Prize exhibition and his work was toured throughout Queensland by Flying Arts Inc. as part of the Regional Art Award exhibition.

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Low Vibrations
Low Vibrations
Australian Landscape #8
Australian Landscape #8

47 x 61 cm Oil on Plywood 2017 $520

Australian Garden Struck Landscape
Australian Garden Struck Landscape

60 x 60 cm Oil on Plywood 2019 $620

Australian Garden Mirage
Australian Garden Mirage

60 x 80 cm Oil on Plywood 2019 $680

On The Range
On The Range

60 x 80 cm Oil on Plywood 2019 $680

Crossing the Bremer
Crossing the Bremer

60 x 80 cm Oil on Plywood 2018 $680

Australian Garden Post War
Australian Garden Post War

60 x 80 cm Oil on Plywood 2019 $680

White Collar
White Collar

60 x 80 cm Oil on Plywood 2018 $680

Drover #3
Drover #3

75 x 61 cm Oil on Plywood 2017 $580