Andre Lipscombe is a visual artist based in Perth, whose practice is centred upon painting. He has exhibited regularly since graduating from (WAIT) Curtin University in 1983 and in his early career was a member of a Perth based group of artists committed to representation and figuration, later exhibiting as Oddfellows. Over thirty years he has conducted studio practices in Melbourne, (1990-96) and Esperance, WA (1997-2002).
Exhibition history includes; Primavera, Praxis, 1984; Drawing (solo), Fremantle Arts Centre, 1985; Peace Show, 1988, Art Gallery of WA; Oddfellows – the essence of contemporary Western Australian figurative artists, Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery UWA, 1996; Silos – wish you were here, 1998, Fremantle Arts Centre; Bestimmungsort (prints), Galerie Sechzig, Vorarlberg, Austria, 2000; Prima Facie, Church Gallery (now Turner Galleries) WA, 2001; Boundless– Contemporary Art from Country WA, Art Gallery of WA, 2002; Boo!, Nyisztor Studio, 2011; pcwk 4, Nyisztor Studio, 2012; Star, Depot Gallery, Sydney, 2012; Joondalup Invitation Art Awards, 2012, Mine Own Executioner, 2014, Mundaring Arts Centre; Painting, Art Collective WA, 2016, Shire of Mundaring Acquisition Exhibition, MAC, 2018.
Andre Lipscombe is represented in private and public Collections in Western Australia including City of Swan, Curtin University of Technology, Edith Cowan University, Shire of Mundaring, Shire of Esperance, St John of God Hospital and University of Western Australia.