Maryika Welter

Maryika Welter

  • Artist’s Statement

    Artist Statement Maryika Welter
    “Being an Artist is a lifelong Apprenticeship”…
    As a mixed media artist I have an active arts practice spanning some thirty years. Life Drawing has been one of my many focuses throughout my career. It is a fundamental skill in drawing and an activity I often return to as a re grounding before venturing into a new or reworked concepts.

  • Biography

    MARYIKA WELTER CURRICULUM VITAE short version
    Born Nagambie, Victoria
    Lives 186 Perth St Toowoomba, Queensland
    Mob: 0407 664 761. Email: maryika@bigpond.com.
    Art-full Life on Facebook. Artfull Maryika on Instagram
    www.maryikawelter.com
    Occupation Creative Visual Artist and Tutor
    Education Diploma of Visual Arts.
    Cert IV in Assessment and Workplace Training
    Cert in Applied and Visual Art
    Solo Exhibitions
    2020 “The Figurative Muse”, Rosalie Gallery Qld
    2014 “Imprint”, Toowoomba Regional Gallery. Qld
    2013 Landsborough Gallery. Qld
    2013 Artist in Residence, Clifford and Gouldson Lawyers, Toowoomba Qld
    2008 “Fine Lines”, Brunswick Street Gallery Melbourne. Vic
    2008 “Fine Lines”, Crows Nest Regional Gallery. Qld
    2007 “Conversations”, Feather and Lawrie’s, Toowoomba. Qld
    2007 “Fifteen Fabulous Years”, Three

  • Influences

    Fred Williams printmaking and painting.. Liz Williams 3 D sculptures..
    Patrick Jones life drawing

  • Awards

    Numerous including; Artist in Residence, Bursary, short listings, Acquisitions.

  • Exhibitions

    Australia, Italy, Germany, Hong Kong. Solo and group.
    Solo Exhibitions 2014 “Imprint”, Toowoomba Regional Gallery. Qld 2013 Landsborough Gallery. Qld 2013 Artist in Residence, Clifford and Gouldson Lawyers, Toowoomba Qld 2008 “Fine Lines”, Brunswick Street Gallery Melbourne. Vic 2008 “Fine Lines”, Crows Nest Regional Gallery. Qld 2007 “Conversations”, Feather and Lawrie’s, Toowoomba. Qld 2007 “Fifteen Fabulous Years”, Three venues, Toowoomba 2006 “Resonance”, RM Galleries, Hamilton, Brisbane 2006 “Golden Horizons”, Rosalie Gallery, Goombungee 2005 “Connected”, Ascot Art Gallery, Brisbane 2005 “Relocated”, My Art Gallery, Toowoomba 2004 “Golden Horizons”, My Art Gallery, Toowoomba 1999 “Sofa So Good”, The Artists Gallery, Toowoomba 1999 “Happy As Larry”, Crows Nest Regional Art Gallery, Crows Nest Selected Group Shows 2015 “2 High”, The Powerhouse, Brisbane 2013-14-15-16-17 Rotary Art Spectacular. Brisbane 2012 “Imp-act”, Toowoomba Regional Gallery 2011 “What is Blue to You”, Toowoomba Regional Gallery 2010 “Contemporanea”, Smart Artz Gallery Melbourne Vic. 2010 “Contemporanea”, Aarion Gallery. Canberra A.C.T. 2010 to 17 Downlands Art Exhibition. Toowoomba. 2009 “Imaginary Journeys”, Ferrara, Italy 2009 Florence Biennale, Florence, Italy 2009 “Five Senses”, State Library, Queensland 2007 “A Palette of Artists”, Centre Point Plaza 1, Brisbane, Qld 2006-07 RM Galleries. Hamilton. Brisbane. . 2005 “Smile”, Ascot Art Gallery, Brisbane 2005 “The Collectors’ Exhibition”, Steps Gallery, Melbourne, Vic 2004 “Art at Burnley Harbour”, V.C.A.S., Melbourne 2004 “Women of Substance”, St Margarets Anglican Girls School Brisbane 2004 “Antipodes”, Bark Modern Art, Hong Kong 2002 Jondaryan Shire Federation Exhibit, Queensland Museum, Brisbane 2001-2002 “Pol Art”, 8th Festival of Polish Arts, Queensland Museum, Brisbane 2001 “The Peoplescape”, Parliament House, A.C.T 1999-2000 “Upstairs Gallery”, Toowoomba 1991 to present day: Numerous Prizes, Awards, Commissions, Publications and achievements. Public and Private and Corporate Collections, local, national and international. Appointments Volunteer installer/curator Rosalie Gallery Goombungee, 2004-2008. Arts Coordinator St Vincents Hospital, Toowoomba 2014-2017. Guest Speaker in Visual Arts at Southern Queensland Institute of T.A.F.E. Toowoomba. Mixed Media Tutor at U.S.Q. McGregor Winter School and various venues in Qld. Artist in Residence at Clifford and Gouldson Lawyers, Toowoomba. 2013. Artist in residence, Toowoomba Clubhouse Inc, 2016. Casual Tutor: Art Frenzi, 2015-16 and Murrays Art & Framing 2016-17. Casual Teacher Aide, Downlands College, 2015-16.

  • Website

    www.maryikawelter.com

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Maryika Welter

Mannequins
40 x 40 x 2cm pen on canvas $250.00

Maryika Welter

Resting
40 x 50 x 3cm pastel on kraft paper $350.00