Wanda Jeanne Kavanagh - Abstract Painter

Wanda Jeanne Kavanagh - Abstract Painter

Sydney, Australia

About Wanda Jeanne Kavanagh - Abstract Painter

Wanda Jeanne Kavanagh is a contemporary abstract painter from Australia. Inspired by the beauty found in rough decaying surfaces where erosion has taken place in nature as well as urban settings, Wanda’s works have textural boldness and a great commanding presence.

Education

2000-2002 Private Art Training, Creative Youth Initiatives (CYI), Surry Hills, NSW, Australia
2008 National Art School, Darlinghurst, NSW, Australia
2012 Emerging Curator Mentorship Program, ATVP Gallery, Newtown, NSW, Australia

Events

Wanda featured on the 'ABC Arts' television program. Her painting ‘Golden' appeared in the October 2001 issue of 'INSIDEout' magazine. An early work, ‘Floating’, featured on an Avant Card, and her paintings were on permanent display at Poliform Australia from 2000 to 2006.

Exhibitions

2000 Deutsche Bank’s Artworks! Exhibition, Grosvenor Place, Sydney, Australia
2001 Creative Youth Initiative Exhibition, Surry Hills, NSW, Australia
2001 Wentworth Gallery, Sheraton on the Park, Sydney, NSW, Australia
2001 MEDIUM Exhibition, Tap Gallery, Darlinghurst, NSW, Australia
2002 Deutsche Bank’s Artworks! Exhibition, Grosvenor Place, Sydney, NSW, Australia
2002 Solo Exhibition, Cafe Cinque, Newtown, NSW, Australia
2003 Solo Exhibition, Lilting House Cafe, Newtown, NSW, Australia
2000-2006 Poliform's Sydney show room, Surry Hills, NSW, Australia
2008 Mekanarky: a retrospective, Underbelly Festival at Carriageworks, Eveleigh, NSW, Australia
2009 Group Exhibition, Tortuga Gallery, St Peters, NSW, Australia
2012 Re-Construction Exhibition, ATVP Gallery, Newtown, NSW, Australia