Bob Nason

Bob Nason

  • Artist’s Statement

    Through my career in farming I have always had an affinity with our country’s rural landscapes, and this has often been reflected in my painting.

  • Biography

    Bob Nason was an early member of the Australian Flying Art School and the Glenmorgan Art Group and has been painting for over 40 years. His work is represented in many private collections and has received numerous awards. Bob has exhibited in many past Downlands Art Exhibitions.

  • Influences

    I love going to galleries and enjoy all artwork. I’ve been influenced by and received tuition from many artists over the years including Roy Churcher, Stan Rapotec, Merv Morriarty and Bela Ivanyi.

  • Awards

    2012- Finalist in Stanthorpe Biennial Art Award.
    2017,2018,2021- Toowoomba RoyalShow -  Champion painting of Show
    2019 - Toowoomba Royal  Show - Reserve Champion Painting of Show.

    Champion/Reserve Champion  or 1st placings at Toowoomba, Goondiwindi, Millmerran, Pittsworth  & Surat shows over a number of years.

  • Exhibitions

    1975-Surat Art Gallery
    1977- AFAS Gallery, Eagle St Brisbane 
    1978-83- 4 combined exhibitions  with                    AFAS and Glenmorgan Art Group
    1984- Warroo Shire Council  commission - Art work for Canberra Parliament House.
    1989-2021 - Exhibited Downlands  Art Exhibition.
    1997- Warroo Shire Council Commission -Mural  for Cobb & Co Changing Station for the Aquarium 
    1999- 25th Year Retrospective  Exhibition -Balonne  Gallery Surat.
    2001- Warroo Shire Council Commission - additional mural for Coach room Cobb & Co Changing Station.
    2001-2004 - various Art Exhititions & Competitions at Brisbane RNA, Warwick, Winton, Roma, Goondiwindi,
    Meandarra, Wallumbilla and Surat.
    2011- Individual  show at Millmerran Council  Library.
    2005 onwards- Toowoomba Royal Show, Pittsworth, Cecil Plains Millmerran Shows Stanthorpe, Dalby and Miles Regional Galleries.

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Bob Nason

Early Morning: East Creek Park
79 x 105 x 6 cm ACRYLIC ON CANVAS Sold

Bob Nason

Condamine Plains: Mirage Country
61 x 91 x 4 cm Framed: 65 x 95 x 6cm ACRYLIC ON CANVAS Sold