Painting - Oils, Acrylics
Born: Hay, N.S.W. 1941.
Painter, Print Maker
Full time artist since 1967, works in all mediums - painter, calligrapher, writer, printmaker, potter, ceramicist, sculptor, poet and contempory musician.
Kevin Oxley was born in Hay, NSW. From the age of 28 he has been a painter, printmaker, sculptor and works in most mediums.
Kevin Oxley has had over 30 one-man exhibitions since 1969 in Sydney, Melbourne and regional centres of NSW and Qld. He has taught painting, drawing and creativity in various districts ranging from Australia Council Workshops, Sunshine Coast University, T.A.F.E. Residence Programs and Qld. State High Schools.
Currently he teaches privately and works in oils, with his personal response to the built environment exploring perspective geometry of buildings and the interaction of people moving within space. He is also exploring three dimensional works in a combination of glass, ceramics and resins in a unique process he has developed to explore light, colour and form.
Works have been acquired by Tweed River Regional Gallery; Sydney Opera House; Parliament House, Sydney; The Lodge, Canberra; Australian Wool Board; University of Western Sydney; Telstra, Brisbane; and numerous private collections in Australia and overseas.
Finalist - Sunshine Coast Art Prize 2006 & 2007
Below are a selection of the artists work:
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"The Truth in a Mark"
“The Truth in a Mark” is a marvelously produced DVD giving insight into Oxley’s diverse artistic ability. It has commentary from the artist and from those who have known him personally and professionally during the 40 years of his career and features over 70 images of artworks. Produced in ‘chapters’ covering areas such as his early inspirations and his contribution to art education and includes an especially moving account of how he completed a unique sculptural commission as a memorial. Running for over 20 minutes, it even has further proof of his incredible artistic reach using background music mostly written and performed by Oxley and his son, Tim.
Copies are available at the gallery or by post.
“The Truth in a Mark” $15.00 plus postage $3.00 within Australia, $6.00 to overseas.
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