b. 1951, Australia

Jenny Watson Biography

Jenny Watson was born in 1951 in Melbourne, Australia. She completed her Diploma of Painting, National Gallery of Victoria Art School, Melbourne, Australia (1972) and Diploma of Education, State College of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia (1973). From 1978-1984 she was a Partner in Art Projects, Melbourne, (Artist run space). Since 2002 Jenny has been an Adjunct Professor, Queensland College of the Arts, Griffith University, Australia.

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She has exhibited extensively nationally and internationally in countries including London, Belgium, Austria, Switzerland, USA, Japan, Canada, UK, Vietnam, Germany, Italy, New Zealand and India. In 1993 Jenny represented Australia at the 45th Venice Biennale, Italy.

Collections include Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney; Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth; Artbank, Sydney; Australian Embassy, Washington; Australian Law Courts, Melbourne; Vienna Academy of Arts and Craft, Vienna, Austria; Yokohama Museum of Art, Japan. Jenny currently lives and works in Queensland, Australia.

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Corner of Broadway and Prince Street New York 1991 by Jenny Watson contemporary artwork painting, textile
Jenny Watson Corner of Broadway and Prince Street New York 1991, 2022 Acrylic and Japanese pigment on rabbit skin glue primed Belgian linen with fabric collage
216 x 156 cm
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Winter by Jenny Watson contemporary artwork painting
Jenny Watson Winter, 2022 Acrylic and Japanese pigment on rabbit skin glue primed Belgian linen
165 x 214 cm
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Keeping the Wheels On by Jenny Watson contemporary artwork painting
Jenny Watson Keeping the Wheels On, 1994 Oil on velvet; oil on canvas
98.5 x 129.5 cm
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Keeping the Wheels On by Jenny Watson contemporary artwork painting
Jenny Watson Keeping the Wheels On, 1994 Oil on velvet; oil on canvas
100 x 120.5 cm
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Animal Husbandry by Jenny Watson contemporary artwork painting, textile
Jenny Watson Animal Husbandry, 1990 Acrylic on fabric
152 x 122 cm
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Tiptoe Love by Jenny Watson contemporary artwork painting, works on paper
Jenny Watson Tiptoe Love, 1993 Oil on cotton and buttons
155 x 70 cm
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Self-portrait in a Martini Glass with a Black Cat by Jenny Watson contemporary artwork painting, works on paper
Jenny Watson Self-portrait in a Martini Glass with a Black Cat, 2019 Acrylic and Japanese pigments on rabbit skin glue primed Belgian linen
245 x 200 cm
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Spring by Jenny Watson contemporary artwork mixed media
Jenny Watson Spring, 1989 Oil, collage, beads, rabbit skin glue and material on canvas
204.9 x 250.2 cm
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Tarrawarra Museum of Art
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