Sally West

Sally West

  • Biography

    I have been painting predominantly en plein air for almost 30 years. I enjoy working in the environment to create a direct and spontaneous response to the environment.

  • Awards

    2020 FINALIST – Percival Portrait Painting Prize, Perc Tucker Regional Gallery, Townsville QLD
    2020 FINALIST – Gallipoli Art Prize, Gallipoli Memorial Club, Sydney
    2019 FINALIST - Fisher’s Ghost Art Prize, Campbelltown Regional Art Gallery, Campbelltown
    2019 FINALIST – Georges River Art Prize, Hurstville Museum and Gallery, Hurstville
    2019 FINALIST, ANL Maritime Art Awards, The Mission to Seafarers, Docklands, VIC
    2019 FINALIST - Gosford Art Prize, Gosford Regional Gallery, Gosford, NSW
    2019 FINALIST – Mosman Art Prize, Mosman Art Gallery, Mosman
    2019 FINALIST – Northbridge Art Prize, Gallery 307 Art School, Northbridge
    2019 FINALIST – Northern Beaches Art Prize, Warringah Creative Space, Curl Curl
    2019 FINALIST – Vincent Art Prize, Duck Rabbit Gallery, Redfern
    2019 FINALIST – Hunters Hill Art Prize, Hunters Hill Town Hall, Hunters Hill, Sydney
    2019 FINALIST – John Villiers Outback Art Prize, Outback Regional Gallery, Winton QLD
    2018 FINALIST - Greenway Art Prize, Art Est. Gallery and Art School, Leichardt
    2018 FINALIST - Fisher’s Ghost Art Prize, Campbelltown Regional Art Gallery, Campbelltown
    2018 WINNER – Northbridge Art Prize, Gallery 307 Art School, Northbridge
    2018 FINALIST – Hunters Hill Art Prize, Hunters Hill Town Hall, Hunters Hill, Sydney
    2018 FINALIST – Percival Portrait Painting Prize, Perc Tucker Regional Gallery, Townsville QLD
    2018 FINALIST – Wyndham Art Prize, Wyndham, Victoria
    2017 WINNER - Cliftons Art Prize, Cliftons, Sydney
    2017 FINALIST - Blacktown City Art Prize, Blacktown Arts Centre, Blacktown
    2017 FINALIST - Hornsby Art Prize, Arts and Cultural Centre, Hornsby
    2017 FINALIST - Greenway Art Prize, Art Est. Gallery and Art School, Leichardt
    2017 FINALIST – Georges River Art Prize, Hurstville Museum and Gallery, Hurstville
    2017 FINALIST - Fisher’s Ghost Art Prize, Campbelltown Regional Art Gallery, Campbelltown
    2017 FINALIST - Gosford Art Prize, Gosford Regional Gallery, Gosford, NSW
    2017 WINNER – Northbridge Art Prize, Painting Section, NSVA, Gallery 307, Northbridge
    2017 FINALIST, NSW Parliament Plein Air Painting Prize
    2017 FINALIST, ANL Maritime Art Awards, The Mission to Seafarers, Docklands, VIC
    2017 FINALIST, Manning Art Prize, Manning Regional Gallery, Taree
    2017 FINALIST, Waverley Art Prize, Waverley Woollahra Art School, Bondi
    2017 WINNER, People’s Choice Award, Pro Hart Outback Art Prize, Broken Hill Regional Art
    Gallery, Broken Hill
    2017 FINALIST, Lethbridge Art Prize, Lethbridge Gallery, Brisbane
    2017 FINALIST, Muswellbrook Art Prize, Muswellbrook Regional Art Gallery, Muswellbrook
    2017 FINALIST, North Sydney Art Prize, Coal Loader Centre, Waverton, Sydney
    2016 FINALIST, KAAF Art Prize, Korean Culture Centre, Sydney
    2016 FINALIST, Blacktown City Art Prize, Blacktown Arts Centre, Blacktown
    2016 FINALIST, Hornsby Art Prize, Arts and Cultural Centre, Hornsby
    2016 FINALIST, Eutick Memorial Still Life Award (EMSLA), Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery
    2016 FINALIST, Paddington Art Prize, Queen Street, Woollahra
    2016 FINALIST, Gosford Art Prize, Gosford Regional Gallery, Gosford, NSW
    2016 FINALIST, ANL Maritime Art Awards, The Mission to Seafarers, VIC
    2016 FINALIST, NSW Parliament Plein Air Painting Prize
    2016 FINALIST, Warringah Art Prize, Warringah Creative Space, Curl Curl
    2016 FINALIST, Kogarah Art Prize, Kogarah Library and Cultural Centre, Kogarah, Sydney
    2016 FINALIST, Stanthorpe Art Prize, Stanthorpe Regional Art Gallery, Stanthorpe, QLD
    2016 FINALIST, Fleurieu Food + Wine Art Prize, McLaren Vale & Fleurieu Visitor Centre
    2015 SEMI-FINALIST, KAAF Art Prize, Korean Cultural Centre, Sydney
    2015 FINALIST, Blacktown City Art Prize, Blacktown Arts Centre, Blacktown
    2015 FINALIST, Hornsby Art Prize, Arts and Cultural Centre, Hornsby
    2015 FINALIST, Gosford Art Prize, Gosford Regional Gallery, Gosford, NSW
    2015 FINALIST, Northbridge Art Prize, NSVA, Gallery 307, Northbridge
    2015 FINALIST, Portia Geach Art Prize, SH Ervin Gallery, Sydney
    2015 FINALIST, Warringah Art Prize, Warringah Creative Space, Curl Curl
    2015 FINALIST, Mosman Art Prize, Mosman Art Gallery, Mosman
    2015 FINALIST, Pirtek Still Life Prize, Bowral Art Gallery, Bowral
    2015 WINNER – Mayor’s Prize, Waverley Art Prize, Waverley-Woollahra Art School, Bondi
    2015 FINALIST, Outback Open Art Prize, Broken Hill Regional Art Gallery, Broken Hill
    2015 FINALIST, NSW Parliament Plein Air Painting Prize
    2015 FINALIST, Lethbridge Art Prize, Lethbridge Gallery, Brisbane
    2014 WINNER – Painting Section, Hornsby Art Prize, Hornsby
    2014 FINALIST, Portia Geach Art Prize, SH Ervin Gallery, Sydney
    2014 FINALIST, Gosford Art Prize, Gosford Regional Gallery, Gosford, NSW
    2014 WINNER – Northbridge Art Prize, NSVA, Gallery 307, Northbridge
    2014 HIGHLY COMMENDED - ANL Maritime Art Awards, The Mission to Seafarers, VIC
    2014 FINALIST, Redland Art Awards, Redland Art Gallery, Cleveland, QLD
    2014 FINALIST, Outback Open Art Prize, Broken Hill Regional Art Gallery, Broken Hill
    2014 FINALIST, Hunters Hill Art Prize, Hunters Hill Town Hall, Hunters Hill, Sydney
    2014 FINALIST, Stanthorpe Art Prize, Stanthorpe Regional Art Gallery, Stanthorpe, QLD
    2013 WINNER - Painting Category, Hornsby Art Prize, Hornsby
    2013 FINALIST, Hawkesbury Art Prize, Purple Noon Gallery, Freemans Reach
    2013 FINALIST, Portia Geach Art Prize, SH Ervin Gallery, Sydney
    2013 FINALIST, Northbridge Art Prize, Gallery 307, NSVA, Northbridge
    2013 FINALIST, Waverley Art Prize, Waverley-Woollahra Art School, Bondi
    2013 FINALIST, NSW Parliament Plein Air Painting Prize
    2012 FINALIST, Redlands Art Awards, Cleveland, QLD
    2012 FINALIST, Waverley Art Prize, Waverley Woollahra Art School, Bondi
    2012 WINNER - Pacific Palms Art Prize, Pacific Palms Community Centre
    2012 FINALIST, Salon Des Refuses (Wynne), SH Ervin Gallery, The Rocks, Sydney
    2011 FINALIST, Hawkesbury Art Prize, Purple Noon Gallery, Freemans Reach
    2011 FINALIST, Portia Geach Art Prize, SH Ervin Gallery, Sydney
    2011 FINALIST, Mosman Art Prize, Mosman Art Gallery, Mosman
    2011 WINNER - Landscape Section – Pacific Palms Art Prize, Pacific Palms
    2011 FINALIST, Charlatan Ink Art Prize, Manhattan, New York City
    2011 FINALIST, Prometheus Art Award, Merrimac, QLD
    2010 WINNER - Pacific Palms Art Prize, Pacific Palms Community Centre
    2009 FINALIST, Media 3. Art Biennial, London (Awarded Honorable Award/Diploma of Excellence)
    2009 FINALIST, Societe Nationale Des Beaux-Arts SNBA Salon, Paris (Awarded Special Prix)
    2009 FINALIST, Pacific Palms Art Prize, Pacific Palms Community Centre
    2009 FINALIST, Palm Art Award, Art Domain Gallery, Leipsig, Germany
    2008 FINALIST, Country Energy Art Prize, “Countryscapes”, Wentworth Gallery, Sydney
    2008 FINALIST, Country Energy Art Prize, “Countryscapes”, Broken Hill Regional Gallery
    2008 FINALIST, Corangamarah Art Prize, con.ceit ’08, Barongarook, Victoria
    2008 FINALIST, Small Works Art Prize, Brunswick Street Gallery, Fitzroy, Melbourne
    2007 FINALIST, Pacific Palms Art Prize, Pacific Palms Community Centre, Pacific Palms
    2006 FINALIST, Pacific Palms Art Prize, Pacific Palms Community Centre, Pacific Palms
    2005 FINALIST, Waverley Art Prize, Bondi Public School, Bondi
    2005 FINALIST, Pacific Palms Art Prize, Pacific Palms Community Centre, Pacific Palms
    2004 FINALIST, Pacific Palms Art Prize, Pacific Palms Community Centre, Pacific Palms
    2003 FINALIST, Pacific Palms Art Prize, Pacific Palms Community Centre, Pacific Palms
    2003 FINALIST, Waverley Art Prize, Bondi Public School, Bondi
    2001 FINALIST, Alexander Berry Art Prize, Berry School of the Arts, Berry
    1997 FINALIST, Waverley Art Prize, Bondi Public School, Bondi
    1976 WINNER - Australia Post Art Competition

  • Exhibitions

    Solo Exhibitions:
    2019 Spring Colours - Sydney, Fellia Melas Gallery, Woollahra, Sydney
    2019 Lizzie Beach, KAB Gallery, Crowne Plaza Terrigal
    2018 Sally West, Art Images Gallery, Adelaide
    2018 All Sorts, Fellia Melas Gallery, Woollahra, Sydney
    2017 Surf & Snow, KAB Gallery, Crowne Plaza, Terrigal
    2017 Figurative Focus, KAB Gallery, Crowne Plaza, Terrigal
    2017 Around Town, Traffic Jam Galleries, Netural Bay
    2016 Spring Sydney, Fellia Melas Gallery, Woollahra, Sydney
    2016 Sally West, KAB Gallery, Crowne Plaza, Terrigal
    2015 Sally West Plein Air, KAB Gallery, Crowne Plaza, Terrigal
    2015 Here And There, Traffic Jam Galleries, Neutral Bay
    2014 The Art Of Still Life, Fellia Melas Gallery, Woollahra, Sydney
    2014 One Weekend Only, KAB Gallery, Crowne Plaza, Terrigal
    2014 Northern Beaches Local Landscapes, Angel, Queenscliff, Sydney
    2013 Impressionist Paintings, Fix 8 Gallery, Freshwater, Sydney
    2013 Thread of Light, Artifact Gallery, Manhattan, New York
    2013 Eastern Suburbs, Fellia Melas Gallery, Woollahra, Sydney
    2012 Sally West Solo, CAN Gallery, New Art Centre, Manhattan, New York
    2011 Sally West Solo, CAN Gallery, New Art Centre, Manhattan, New York
    2011 Northern Beaches, Painters Gallery, Mona Vale
    2009 From Dusk to Dawn, Global Gallery, Paddington, Sydney
    2009 To Broken Hill and Back, The Arthouse Hotel, Sydney
    2009 Local Landscapes, Moby’s, Pacific Palms
    2008 Scarlet’s Web, Brunswick Street Gallery, Fitzroy, Melbourne
    2008 Coast Meets Country, 240, Forster
    2007 What Comes After Drought?, The Charles Smith Gallery, Fitzroy, Melbourne
    2006 Reflections, Art Moment Gallery, Bondi, Sydney
    2003 Inside & Out, Hill On Hargrave Gallery, Paddington, Sydney
    2002 A Hat or A Cat, Hill On Hargrave Gallery, Paddington, Sydney
    1999 Underwater, Wadi Gallery, Bondi, Sydney
    1998 The Journey, Bondi Pavillion Gallery, Bondi, Sydney

    Group Exhibitions:
    2020 Artists of Mosman 2088 Group Exhibition, Mosman Art Gallery, Mosman
    2019 Affordable Art and Sculpture, Fellia Melas Gallery, Woollahra
    2019 Mosman Art Society Group Exhibition, Mosman Art Gallery, Mosman
    2019 Artists of Mosman 2088 Group Exhibition, Mosman Art Gallery, Mosman
    2018 Modern Art Fellia Melas Gallery, Woollahra
    2018 Florabunda, Gallery 307, Northbridge
    2018 Harbour Perspectives, Gallery 307, Northbridge
    2018 Artists of Mosman 2088 Group Exhibition, Mosman Art Gallery, Mosman
    2018 Works On Paper, Fellia Melas Gallery, Woollahra
    2017 9X5 Exhibition, Julian Ashton Art School, Headland Park, Mosman
    2017 Harbouring The Beach, Traffic Jam Galleries, Neutral Bay
    2017 Artists of Mosman 2088 Group Exhibition, Mosman Art Gallery, Mosman
    2016 Two Views, Warringah Creative Space, Curl Curl
    2016 9X5 Exhibition, Julian Ashton Art School, Headland Park, Mosman
    2016 Mosman Art Society Autumn Show, Hutley Hall, North Sydney
    2016 Under The Sun Group Exhibition, Fellia Melas Gallery, Woollahra
    2016 Artists of Mosman 2088 Group Exhibition, Mosman Art Gallery, Mosman
    2016 End Of Summer Exhibition, Traffic Jam Galleries, Neutral Bay
    2015 Mosman Art Society 20th Anniversary Exhibition, Mosman Art Gallery, Mosman
    2015 The Drawing Room, Traffic Jam Galleries, Neutral Bay
    2015 Artists of Mosman 2088 Group Exhibition, Mosman Art Gallery, Mosman
    2015 Terrigal In Bloom, KAB Gallery, Terrigal
    2015 9X5 Exhibition, Julian Ashton Art School, Headland Park, Mosman
    2014 Group Exhibition, Traffic Jam Galleries, Neutral Bay
    2014 Group Exhibition, Gallery 307, Northbridge2014 Two Views Exhibition, Art Smart Gallery, Seaforth
    2014 Mosman Art Society Autumn Show, Hutley Hall, North Sydney
    2014 Northern Beaches Inspired Group Show, Painter’s Gallery, Manly
    2014 Artists of Mosman 2088 Group Exhibition, Mosman Art Gallery, Mosman
    2014 9X5 Exhibition, Julian Ashton Art School, Headland Park, Mosman
    2013 Mosman Art Society Christmas Show, Mosman Art Gallery, Mosman
    2013 Christmas Show, Gallery 307, Northbridge
    2013 Christmas Show, Fix 8 Gallery, Freshwater
    2013 Group Exhibition (Keeping Company With The Collection), Manly Art Gallery & Museum
    2013 Spring Group Exhibition, Fellia Melas Gallery, Woollahra
    2013 Landscapes Group Exhibition, Gallery 307, Northbridge
    2013 St Thomas’ Art Show, St Thomas’ School, Willoughby
    2013 Manly Arts Festival Group Exhibition, Manly Community Centre, Manly
    2013 Group Exhibition, Gallery 307, NSVA, Northbridge
    2013 9X5 Exhibition, Julian Ashton Art School, Headland Park, Mosman
    2013 Osbourne & Grace Gallery, Marina Mirage, QLD
    2013 Art Expo New York 2013, NYC
    2013 Lindfield Art Festival, Lindfield, Sydney
    2012 Red Dot Fair, Soho, New York
    2012 New York Art Expo, Chelsea Piers, New York
    2012 Holy Family Art Festival, Holy Family School, Lindfield
    2011 Small Paintings Exhibition, Fellia Melas Gallery, Woollahra
    2011 Affordable Art Exhibition, Fellia Melas Gallery, Woollahra
    2011 La Magie Du Printemps, Gallerie 64, Hendaye, France
    2011 Canasta Group Exhibition, CAN, New York
    2010 Group Exhibition, Woollahra Times Art Gallery (Fellia Melas), Woollahra, Sydney
    2010 MARB Art 2010 – International Art Fair, Marbella, Spain
    2010 Collective Exhibition, Galerie 64 – Atelier, Hendaye, France
    2010 Group Exhibition July/Aug, Camden Art Gallery, London
    2010 Group Exhibition Jun/July, Camden Art Gallery, London
    2010 Art Shopping Carousel Du Louvre, Paris
    2010 CANCAN group exhibition, Contemporay Art Network, New York
    2009 Group Exhibition, Camden Art Gallery, London
    2009 NY Fashion District Arts Festival, Contemporary Art Network Gallery, New York
    2009 Fabulous and Fashionable, Manyung Gallery, Mount Eliza, Victoria
    2008 Traces of Memory, Ferrara Museum of the Estense Castle, Italy
    2008 Out From Down Under and Beyond, Agora Gallery, New York
    2007 Out From Down Under and Beyond, Agora Gallery, New York
    2006 Fashion Moments, Art Moment Gallery, Bondi
    2006 Life’s Precious Moments, Art Moment Gallery, Bondi
    2005 Group Exhibition, My Style, Tuncurry
    2004 Group Exhibition, My Style, Tuncurry
    2004 How Much Is That Doggie, QVB Building, Sydney (www.howmuchisthatdoggie.com.au)
    2003 Tim Hill Stable, Swiss Grande Hotel, Bondi
    2002 IM Fashions Charity Auction, MCA, Sydney
    2002 Christmas Show, Hill On Hargrave Gallery, Paddington
    2002 Mooving Art - www.cowparade.net, public spaces around Australia. Auctioned later.
    2001 Christmas Show, Wadi Gallery, Bondi Junction
    2001 Group Exhibition, Flying Pig Precinct Gallery, Berry
    2001 8th International Art Works On Paper Fair, Byron Kennedy Hall, Fox Studios, Sydney
    2001 On The Beach, Bondi Wadi Gallery, Bondi Junction
    2001 Group Exhibition, Charles Smith Gallery, Fitzroy, Melbourne
    2000 Rising Stars, Wadi Gallery, Bondi Junction
    2000 Christmas Show, Wadi Gallery, Bondi Junction
    1999 Christmas Show, Wadi Gallery, Bondi
    1998 Christmas Show, Wadi Gallery, Bondi
    1998 Red Exhibition, Global Gallery, Paddington
    1997 Global Arts Factory, Global Gallery, Paddington
    1997 Ascending Artists, Wadi Gallery, Bondi

  • Website

    www.sallywestart.com

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  • Sally West

    Bradleys Head (1.8.19) - Plein Air
    90 x 120 cm Oil on Canvas $6,600.00