b. 1939, Australia

Gareth Sansom Biography

Born 1939, Melbourne, Victoria; lives and works in Melbourne and Sorrento, Victoria. Gareth Sansom held his first exhibition in 1959 and regularly exhibits with Roslyn Oxley9, Sydney, and Milani Gallery, Brisbane. He was Head of Painting and then Dean of the School of Art at the Victorian College of the Arts from 1977 to 1991. Sansom’s work is represented in private collections and public collections throughout Australia and New Zealand as well as the collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. In 2008 he was awarded The John McCaughey Memorial Prize and in 2012 won the Dobell Prize for Drawing. A major survey exhibition Welcome to My Mind: Gareth Sansom, a Study of Selected Works 1964–2005 was held at the Ian Potter Museum of Art, University of Melbourne, in 2005.

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Born 1939, Melbourne, Victoria; lives and works in Melbourne and Sorrento, Victoria. Gareth Sansom held his first exhibition in 1959 and regularly exhibits with Roslyn Oxley9, Sydney, and Milani Gallery, Brisbane. He was Head of Painting and then Dean of the School of Art at the Victorian College of the Arts from 1977 to 1991. Sansom’s work is represented in private collections and public collections throughout Australia and New Zealand as well as the collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. In 2008 he was awarded The John McCaughey Memorial Prize and in 2012 won the Dobell Prize for Drawing. A major survey exhibition Welcome to My Mind: Gareth Sansom, a Study of Selected Works 1964–2005 was held at the Ian Potter Museum of Art, University of Melbourne, in 2005.

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Pussy liked William Burroughs by Gareth Sansom contemporary artwork painting, works on paper, mixed media
Gareth Sansom Pussy liked William Burroughs, 2024 Mixed media on plywood
120 x 80 cm
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The kiss by Gareth Sansom contemporary artwork painting, works on paper, mixed media
Gareth Sansom The kiss, 2024 Mixed media on plywood
120 x 80 cm
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JR HEADERS by Gareth Sansom contemporary artwork works on paper, mixed media
Gareth Sansom JR HEADERS, 2024 Mixed media on plywood
80 x 60 cm
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Helen from MANDATE Club by Gareth Sansom contemporary artwork works on paper, mixed media
Gareth Sansom Helen from MANDATE Club, 2024 Mixed media on plywood
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Space Oddity by Gareth Sansom contemporary artwork painting, works on paper, sculpture, mixed media
Gareth Sansom Space Oddity, 2024 Mixed media on plywood
80 x 60 cm
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Hand of fate by Gareth Sansom contemporary artwork painting, works on paper, sculpture, mixed media
Gareth Sansom Hand of fate, 2024 Mixed media on plywood
80 x 60 cm
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Blast by Gareth Sansom contemporary artwork painting
Gareth Sansom Blast, 2024 Oil and enamel on linen
100 x 100 cm
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Arabesque #2 by Gareth Sansom contemporary artwork painting
Gareth Sansom Arabesque #2, 2024 Oil and enamel on linen
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