Born in Croatia in 1958, Toni Belobrajdic is a full-time figurative artist. He started exhibiting in late seventies and had his first solo show in 1983, Croatia. Toni relocated to New York in 1987 where he continued his art practice. He has been living and working as a Freelance Artist in Sydney since 1989. Toni divides his time between his studios in Sydney and Croatia, exhibits both in Sydney and Europe regularly. He also teaches and conducts painting workshops in Sydney. Oils and watercolours have been the mediums of choice. Etchings is the latest medium being explored and studied with a great passion.
Paintings are available for sale at Thienny Lee Gallery in Edgecliff, Sydney
Self taught artist, studied Architecture and Engineering in Croatia.
Numerous Workshops in Australia, US and Europe.
1980’s Participating in group exhibitions in Croatia and neighbouring countries.
1983 Oils and Watercolours, solo Exhibition, ULAK Gallery, Karlovac, Croatia
1988 Juried Group Exhibition, National Society of painters in Casein and Acrylic, New York, USA.
1989 – Present – Participating in numerous group exhibitions in Australia and Overseas.
2010 Solo Exhibition of Watercolours, Gallery 307,Northbridge, Sydney
2016 Solo Exhibition of Oils and Watercolours, after 6 months Residency in Lane Cove Gallery, Sydney.
2015, 2016, 2017, 2019 Finalist – Hunters Hill Art Exhibition
2016 Solo Exhibition of Watercolours, Town Gallery, Crikvenica, Croatia.
2017 ‘Man in Between’ Solo Exhibition of Oils and Watercolours, Thienny Lee Gallery, Sydney
2017 Solo Exhibition, Watercolours and Oils on paper, Atelier Zvonka Cara, Crikvenica, Croatia
2018: FINALIST – ‘The Collie Art Prize’ Collie Art Gallery, Collie, WA. Australia
2018: Semi-finalist – Bluethumb Art Prize, Australia
2018 ‘Beyond Skin’ Solo Exhibition of Oils on canvas, Thienny Lee Gallery, Sydney
2018 ‘Pandora’s Box’ Solo Exhibition of large Watercolours on paper and Acrylics on canvas, Galerija Klovic , Rijeka, Croatia
2018 Second Salon of Miniature Art, Galerija Klovic, Rijeka, Croatia – Commendation
2019 FINALIST 2019 ‘Adelaide Perry Prize for Drawing’ Sydney, Australia
2019 EQUUS- Frances Keevil Gallery, Sydney, 6 artists group show
2019 Galerija Tos, Punat, Croatia, 34 Watercolours, solo show
2019 Galerija Vasko Lipovac, Split, Croatia, “Pandora’s Box” solo show