is the website of artist Elizabeth Gordon-Werner
lives near Sydney, Australia after extended periods living
and working in Europe and New Zealand. She studied
art at the Otago Art School in Dunedin, NZ, the Hamburg School
of Fine Arts (HfBK) and the National Art School in Sydney.
(Previously she was a scientist, having studied at Victoria
University in Wellington then gaining a doctorate of natural
sciences from the University of Hamburg in Germany and a degree
in environmental science from Macquarie University in Sydney.)
works with diverse mediums and subjects but has ecently specialised
in portraiture, including the difficult art of watercolour
portraiture. Her portraits are usually painted from life while
her subjects are at work, playing musical instruments or relaxing
over coffee. Music is an abiding inspiration
paintings on this site were painted 'en plein air', that
is on-site. In concerts or rehearsals, from the decks of boats,
in cafes or the beach. This direct contact with the subject
matter imparts a freshness and vibrancy to the paintings.
by Elizabeth Gordon-Werner have been exhibited in the high
profile Portia Geach Award for Portraiture, the Fishers Ghost
Exhibition and the Gallipoli Association Exhibition in Sydney.
exhibits regularly. If you would like an invitation to
exhibitions please contact us
with work by E Gordon Werner
Art Gallery, Postna Ulica 4, Maribor
Soul Food Cafe, Hautapu Street
you have suggestions, queries or comments, your feedback
would be most welcome.
Email: e-gw (yes, that is a hypen, not an underscore) at live.com
47 Judd Street, Banksia NSW 2216