Bimblebox 153 Birds will be at the Australian National Botanic Gardens. https://parksaustralia.gov.au/botanic-gardens/do/whats-on/exhibitions/bimblebox-153-birds/ 23 February – 3 April, 2022 Visitors Centre Gallery Open Daily, 9.30am – 430pm Clunies Ross St, Acton, ACT, Australia There will be an evening event that is part of Canberra’s Enlighten Festival: 11 March, Nocturnal, A night time exploration of the Gardens […]
Reindeer head, Iceland (after Dürer) 2019…some thoughts
At an artist talk I did recently, a number of people in the audience asked why I didn’t include my encounter stories with works posted on this website as a didactic. They felt the combination enriched their experience of my paintings. It’s always tricky for me to navigate sharing materials and narratives from my process […]
Small work in Outerspace ARI Auction Fundraiser, Brisbane: Fri Nov 1, 2019.
Hi everyone! I’m parting with one of my fav small GBR works for the @outerspace.ari auction coming up Fri Nov 1. If you’ve ever wanted one of my paintings, support emerging and early-career Brisbane artists, start an art collection, and/or support a great local artist run space at the same time, come along […]
News: Finalist in 2019 R & M McGivern Prize
Very happy to announce that my painting ‘Reindeer, Iceland (After Durer)’ 2019, has been selected as a finalist for the R & M McGivern Prize 2019. “The R & M McGivern Prize was established by the will of the late Muriel Evelyn McGivern and is a legacy of Muriel’s support of the arts in Maroondah. The […]
Group Exhibition: ‘Mixed Grill’ @BruceHeiserProjects M-Arts Murwullimbah 5-28 July
Pop up space: M-Arts Precinct, 1 Brisbane Street, Murwillumbah Exhibition current 5 – 28 July 2019 Monday – Friday 10am – 3pm Saturday 10am – 2pm CLOSED THURSDAY AND SUNDAY Emma Lindsay 2017, Stilled lives (pink snapper + prawns), oil on linen.
June 15 2019: The end of #lifeonearth
A huge thank you to everyone who visited the exhibition at Metro Arts Brisbane! Met some fantastic people & artists, had some intense passionate conversations, and am left feeling a little more hopeful about our capacity to act on climate and extinction issues… Here’s some install shots for those of you looking from afar! Thanks […]
‘Life on Earth’ Exhibition opening World Environment Day: 5 June 2019, Metro Arts Brisbane, 6-8pm.
Life on Earth: Selected Fieldtrip Encounters with Wild Species (2011-2019), opens this World Environment Day, Wednesday 5 June 2019, 6-8pm at Metro Arts Brisbane. Artist talk: Saturday 15th June, 3pm. My show ‘Life on Earth’ is a labour of love, and reveals selected personal encounters with threatened, endangered and extinct species experienced during global fieldtrips […]
May News: #savethedate ‘Life on Earth’ opening 6pm World Environment Day, 5 June 2019 Metro Arts Brisbane.
Image: Emma Lindsay, process detail for Borderlines, made at the Sonoran artist Residency, in Ajo, Arizona 2018. #sonorandesertinn
2019 Exhibition News | Emma Lindsay ‘Life on Earth’, June 5-15, Metro Arts Brisbane
Save the date… Opening on World Environment Day 2019: LIFE ON EARTH JUNE 5-15, 2019 | METRO ARTS Brisbane, Australia. Supported by THE DEAN COLLECTION. My next solo show Life on Earth recreates selected intense moments and memories with wild and often threatened species, encountered during global fieldtrips to desert, Arctic, reef and museum sites between 2011-2018. […]
‘This Wild Song’ exhibition opening September 1 2018: Town Hall Gallery Melbourne
‘This Wild Song X Town Hall Gallery’ exhibition, a project by photographer Ilona Nelson, opens 1 September 2018, 2-4pm, Town Hall Gallery, in Hawthorn, Melbourne. Three of my GBR project paintings will be available for sale amongst the work and portraits of some great fellow Australian women artists. Town Hall event details: This Wild Song […]
News: The Dean Collection #TDC20
Woke up recently to the incredible news that I’ve been chosen as one of twenty artists for the inaugural The Dean Collection #TDC20 St(Art)Up grant opportunity, out of over 5000+ global applicants. TDC20 is the brainchild of the husband/wife art collector team Swizz Beatz (a.k.a. Kasseem Dean) & Alicia Keys, whose love of music and […]
July News: Finalist in Sunshine Coast Art Prize 2018
Very happy to announce that my painting Stilled lives (snapper + prawns) 2017, is one of 40 finalists in this years’ Sunshine Coast Art Prize at Caloundra Regional Gallery. The exhibition will run 16 August- 14 October, 2018, with the major awards announced on 30 August. The finalists for this years award can be seen at: […]
March News: Great Barrier Reef | Anthropocene project paintings + photographs
The Great Barrier Reef | Anthropocene Project exhibition has now finished at Artspace Mackay and the paintings and photographs from the show are now available on the website. The Great Barrier Reef | Anthropocene Project was created in response to an invitation by Artspace Mackay Director Julie Skate to undertake an artist residency and create […]
March News: ‘This Wild Song’ Exhibition at Australian High Commission Singapore
Very happy to announce that my work ‘Hunter/hunted (meerkat + chipmunk)’ will be showing in Singapore soon as part of the ‘This Wild Song’ exhibition project! Ilona Nelson’s ‘This Wild Song’ project is documenting the many talented Australian women artists working in the field today, creating unique portraits of each artist that reflect their art […]
November Review: Emma Lindsay & the Great Barrier Reef |Anthropocene Project, by Cultural Flanerie
18 Nov 2017: Cultural Flanerie’s latest blog post offering on current delights of the art world delves into the ‘Great Barrier Reef |Anthropocene Project’. ‘For Australia in particular, animal extinction is particularly pertinent given almost 2000 of our unique species have been identified by the Australian Government as being at risk, on top of approximately […]