Amy Wright

Wright has a preoccupation with capturing abandon landscapes; the discarded, ignored and untamed. Each canvas is it’s own Wunderkammer, holding a world that morphs reality with imagination and myth, where plants are depicted wildly and landscapes are tiered and towering with obscured horizon lines. Wright works in mixed media, and her painting methodology is reminiscent to collage, where the whole is made up of cropped fragments. Pattern, shape, texture and colour are used to create a sensory narrative of the landscape.

Bachelor of Arts – Textile Design (Honours)
RMIT (Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology) Melbourne, Australia
Bachelor of Fine Arts Sculpture
VCA (Victorian College of the Arts), Melbourne, Australia

Amy has regularly exhibited her work in a number of solo and group shows since 2016.

PRIZES

2018: “Little Things Art Prize Finalist” – Saint Cloche Gallery – Paddington, NSW
2008: John Leslie Art Prize Finalist – Gippsland Gallery – VIC

  • Amy Wright
    Far I, 2019

    52.5 × 42.5 cm
    $720
  • Amy Wright
    Far X, 2019

    52.5 × 42.5 cm
    $720

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