Artists and group profiles
The Bas has been honoured to showcase works from diverse, thought-provoking artists.
Find out more about some of the artists who have exhibited at the Bas:
A Homage to Home and Place group profile
A gathering of Eurobodalla's celebrated artists explores the profound significance of our personal connections to home, and the power of place in shaping our identities.
Alison has always used dyeing and surface design techniques, she likes experimenting with new ways of combining and incorporating these into her work.
Composer, writer, gardener and home builder Amadis takes a transdisciplinary and holistic approach to creativity.
Cathie's art practice focuses on her experiences as she interacts with the world, the people she meets and their stories.
Embers, Epicorm II group profile
Seven female artists from Eurobodalla shire share their personal creative responses of experiencing the devastating Black Summer bushfires and the aftermath.
Gillian's art practice has evolved over the recent decade, she uses a wide range of collage materials with details in water-colour.
Julie's inspiration is drawn from within her life, the people she meets, global cultures, history, music and stories as well as the natural and built environments.
Julie enjoys incorporating textile-related techniques into her felt work, as well as working with recycled materials and found objects.
Sorensen's work reveals the precarious relationship that prevailed between the early European settlers and the harsh Australian landscapes.
Working across mediums, Lee’s practice combines photography, video, sound and text in projects that are often underpinned with institutional and found archives.
Light Shadow Form Space
A group of four recognised local artists come together to showcase their engagement with light, shadow, form and space through their chosen medium.
Having spent most her life in the outback, Lola's work always returns to landscape, she is endlessly fascinated by the energy in nature.
As a painting major with printmaking and textiles as her secondaries at art school, fibre has been an intrinsic part of Lorna's life as an artist for many years.
Mark's practice explores the immediate environment of the south coast of NSW. The themes and inspiration have centred on a continuous association with the area since 1968.
Having sadly passed away in November 2021, Mervyn Moriarty was a prominent artist, his legacy continues through his artwork and the Moriarty colour wheel.
Mischi's inspiration is from the environment she lives in and the materials at hand. She let's it take its own path and she is guided by it.
Walbanja-Yuin woman and self-taught painter, Natalie uses acrylics and watercolours on canvas and watercolour paper. She creates graphic design, murals, commissions and facilitates art workshops.
ngaranggal djinama group profile
These highly acclaimed, award winning artists have all exhibited nationally and internationally, and their artworks are held in preeminent collections around the world.
Peter Matthew Yates
Peter's primary focus is to spend time interpreting and simplifying the world around him with paint.
Prue is a colourist, she is inspired by the natural beauty of the environment and utilises the modern colour wheel in her practice.
Raewyn draws inspiration from the natural beauty of the region’s landscape, the pristine bushland, mountains, rivers and beaches.
Roslyn began introducing found materials into her art forms, she searches the landscape for usable material. These materials inform the work of place and hold memory.
Seawater and Soil group profile
A dynamic and diverse collection of works from five local acclaimed artists exploring the deep connection between the artists and their coastal environment.
Southern Highlands Printmakers group profile
Since their establishment in 1993, the Southern Highlands Printmakers (SHP) have represented quality, innovation, support and engagement.
Speaking Water group profile
Five internationally respected, award-winning, contemporary artists share their watery journey; a collaboration of video works, interwoven with recurring imagery and overlapping sound.
Spiral Gallery group profile
Spiral is a not-for-profit artist run gallery, it is based in Bega and is one of the longest established artists run initiatives in Australia.
Stephanie’s practice uses hyper-realism and elements of chiaroscuro techniques to explore vulnerability and thoughtful moments of contemplation in her subjects.
Interior design influences both Stephanie's textile and sculptural work through the exploration and juxtaposition of form, light, colour and space.
Terry discovered the Canberra School of Art where he learnt to work in clay, to make moulds and to use ciment fondu and eventually working in bronze.