Roberta Falkner

Roberta  Falkner
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Résumé:

Roberta Falkner was born in Brisbane. She spent her childhood in Melbourne & Zurich, Switzerland.

In 1966 she moved with her family to Perth, Western Australia. She studied painting at the West Australian Institute of Technology, where here teachers were Margaret Woodward, Mac Betts & Douglas Chamber.

In 1973 she graduated with an Associateship in Fine Art. In 1974 she was awarded a West Australian Arts Council bursary to do postgraduate studies in painting in Florence, Italy and went on to spend three years living & painting in Northern Italy.

Between 1988 & 2001 she lived in Spain, mostly in Toledo & Madrid returning regularly to Australia to exhibit.  Roberta in now living in Perth & travelling regularly to Europe. There she spends time visiting Galleries, taking part in Ballet classes, and going to performances of The Paris Opera Ballet.

Statement:

Roberta Falkner was born in Brisbane. She spent her childhood in Melbourne & Zurich, Switzerland. In 1966 she moved with her family to Perth, Western Australia. She studied painting at the West Australian Institute of Technology, where here teachers were Margaret Woodward, Mac Betts & Douglas Chamber. In 1973 she graduated with an Associateship in Fine Art. In 1974 she was awarded a West Australian Arts Council bursary to do postgraduate studies in painting in Florence, Italy and went on to spend three years living & painting in Northern Italy. Between 1988 & 2001 she lived in Spain, mostly in Toledo & Madrid returning regularly to Australia to exhibit. Roberta in now living in Perth & travelling regularly to Europe.

Solo Exhibitions

2018 Gallows Gallery, Perth WA

2016 Gallows Gallery, Perth WA

2014 Gallows Gallery, Perth WA

2013 Gallows Gallery, Perth WA

2005 Stafford Studios of Fine Art, Perth WA

2002 Gadfly Gallery, Perth WA

2000 Gadfly Gallery, Perth WA

1999 Gadfly Gallery, Perth WA

1997 Centro International de Arte, Estepona, Spain

1994 Stafford Studios of Fine Art, Perth WA

1992 Stafford Studios of Fine Art, Perth WA

1989 Fremantle Arts Centre, Fremantle WA

1977 Collectors Gallery Perth WA

 

Duo Exhibitions

2008 Stafford Studios of Fine Art, Perth WA

1992 Capricorn Galleries, Melbourne VIC

1986 Fremantle Arts Center, Fremantle WA

1985 William Curtis Gallery, Perth WA

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2010 Stafford Studios of Fine Art, Perth WA

1997 Marabella Art Studio International, Marabella, Spain

1997 Centro International de Arte, Madrid, Spain

1992 Australian Women Artists exhibition, Capricorn Galleries, Melbourne VIC

1985 William Curtis gallery, Perth WA

 

Collections

Represented in Australian Private & Corporate collections in Melbourne, Sydney, Adelaide, Brisbane, Perth The Holmes a Court Collection, & in International Collections in Spain, Italy & Canada.