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Erika Beck Artists' Workshop - Term 4 2021 (Fully booked)
This workshop is perfect for those wishing to develop their own style by working from the human form, still life and landscape with a focus on creativity. Intermediate and experienced artists are welcome.
Thursdays, 9am - 12pm
Tutor - Erika Beck. 6 -week shortened term (including 1 model session)
Semester 2, 2021 Term 4: 1. November - 11. December
For my current on line exhibition of Abstract Work now showing go to
Using a secure https link
Most recent solo exhibitiions
15. October - 5. November 2019 'Patterns of Light' - Thienny Lee Gallery, Edgeclff NSW
'Patterns of Light' was my 18th Solo Exhibition. In my latest body of landscape work I have returned to the local environment where I live and where I was intensely inspired by the patterns formed through the contrasts of light and shadow.
This exhibiton reveals my fascination with the unspoiled nature of places such as Beauty Point, Middle Harbour, Sirius Cove, and the Northern Beaches, Places whre I often walk . My thoughts reflect the Poet Rilke's words:
'Let him whose soul is no longer startled and transformed by gardens, seas and skies, look anew.
About my Work
My works have been shown over many years in numerous solo and selected group exhibitions winning commendations and prizes. They are enjoyed by people in private and public places My favourite inspiration has always been the Australian landscape, rugged, sparse, sundrenched, seasoned by drought and fire it invites and challenges the artist. Travelling to paint I have captured the images from Cape Tribulation to Kangaroo Island and from the Kimberley to Central Australia. But whatever inspires me at the moment, be it a well chosen bouquet of flowers, a garden or urban setting, I look to the subject to give me inspiration and to stay in my own way, true to its image. But artists must dream and sometimes paint their dreams. I am an artist and I am allowed to dream and I am happy to see that my painting 'The Dreaming' has been selected as a finalist for the 2017 Mosman Art Prize. My painting 'Carrington Falls VI' has been awarded the 2018 Medal of Distinction by the Royal Art Society of NSW.
Share my art and enjoy.
13. Feb 2020, 'Bloooms', Ku-ring-gai Arts Centre, Roseville
Until 7. March 2019 'Every Day' Ku-ring-gai Art Centre, Roseville.
16. Dec 2018 - 26. Jan 2019 'Collectors Choice 2018' Artsite Galleries
20. April - 11. May - Gallery 307 'Florabunda', an exhibition featuring an exciting range of Floral artworks.'
20. April - 20. May - The Royal Art Society'Reflections on Reality'
10. Feb - 4. March - 'Artists of Mosman 2088' Mosman Art Gallery
25 Nov - 17 Dec 2017 'Collector's Choice 2017' Artsite Gallery 165 Salisbury Rd Camperdown NSW 2050
1 Dec - 21 Jan 2017 'Christmas Exhibition' Royal Art Society 25 Walker St North Sydney NSW 2060 (closed 23. Dec - 15. Jan for Christmas)
4 Nov - 26 Nov 2017 Mosman Art Gallery- Mosman Art Society Exhibition - (place and time)
3 Nov - 17 Nov 2017 Gallery 307 - 'Inspired by Nature' 307 Sailors Bay Rd, Northbridge NSW
23. Sept - 29. Oct '2017 Mosman Art Gallery Mosman Art Prize'
For more information you can visit me on Erika Beck's Facebook
My regular Art Artist Workshops are held at the Ku-ring-gai Art Centre on Thursday 9am to 12pm.
To be invited to my exhibitions and nothing else.