Natasha Bieniek

Halcyon

22 May 2021 > 22 August 2021
Tuesday to Sunday, 11AM > 4PM





Natasha Bieniek is best-known for her miniature oil paintings. Bieniek’s paintings are meticulous in their execution and demand close inspection. They link the ancient tradition of 16th century miniature painting with present-day image culture. 

This exhibition brings together a suit of recent works that have not been seen together before, including Bieniek’s stand out painting, Biophilia, which was the winner of the Wynne Prize in 2015.

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IMAGE > [Top] Natasha Bieniek, Biophilia [held by the artist], 2015,
oil on dibond, 9 x 9cm. Image courtesy of the artist and This is no Fantasy.

IMAGE > Portrait of Natasha Bieniek.
Image courtesy of the artist and This is no Fantasy.
IMAGE > [Bottom] Natasha Bieniek, Island-#1, 2017, oil on gold mirror dibond, 55-x-41cm. Image courtesy of the artist and This is no Fantasy.


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IMAGE > Natasha-Bieniek, Biopod-#1, 2018, oil on silver mirror dibond 14 x 9cm.  Image courtesy of the artist and This is no Fantasy.

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Bieniek is a six-time Archibald Prize finalist and has held many solo exhibitions in Australia and overseas most notably at Art Basel Hong Kong and Sydney Contemporary. She has exhibited extensively in both metropolitan and regional public galleries including the National Portrait Gallery, Canberra, Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery, Gippsland Art Gallery, Warrnambool Art Gallery and Tweed Regional Gallery, New South Wales.

Natasha Bieniek is represented by This Is No Fantasy, Melbourne, and Jan Murphy Gallery, Brisbane.

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