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Andre Lipscombe

Andre Lipscombe is a visual artist based in Perth, Western Australia, whose practice is centered upon painting and drawing, collage, photography and print media such as artist’s books.

He has exhibited regularly since graduating from the Western Australian Institute of Technology (now Curtin University) in 1983. In his early career Lipscombe was a member of a Perth based group of artists committed to representation and figuration, later exhibiting as Oddfellows. Over twenty years he conducted studio practices in Melbourne, Victoria (1990 – 1996) and Esperance, Western Australia (1997 – 2001) before situating himself at his current Artsource studio in Fremantle, Western Australia.

The artist’s exhibition history includes: Primavera, Praxis, 1984; Drawing, Fremantle Arts Centre, 1985; Peace Show, 1988, Art Gallery of Western Australia; Oddfellows – the essence of contemporary Western Australian figurative artists, Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery, University of Western Australia, 1996; Passages, Cannery Arts Centre, 1997; Silos – wish you were here, Fremantle Arts Centre, 1998; Bestimmungsort, Galerie Sechzig, Vorarlberg, Austria, 2000; Prima Facie, Church Gallery (now Turner Gallery), Perth, 2001; Boundless – Contemporary Art from Country WA, Art Gallery of Western Australia, 2002; Boo!, Nyisztor Studio, 2011; pcwk 4, Nyisztor Studio, 2012; Star, Depot Gallery, Sydney, 2012; Joondalup Invitation Art Award, 2012; Mine Own Executioner, Mundaring Arts Centre, 2014.

Lipscombe is represented in private and public collections in Western Australia including City of Swan, Curtin University, Edith Cowan University, Shire of Esperance and University of Western Australia.

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