Esther Schouten

Esther Schouten

  • Artist’s Statement

    Resident of Nillumbik. Member of Nillumbik Artists Open Studios

  • Biography

    Esther Schouten Biography: 2000 – 2004 printmaking (etches) in the studio of Martijn Leeflang, Rotterdam, Holland.
    2011 – 2015 studied oil painting with David Moore, Monsalvat. 2015 -2017 Teacher of Water Colour Painting for Adults, Nichida, Thailand. 2008 -2022 Member of Studio 4 Artists Inc. ( Maroondah Federation Estate Life Drawing Group).
    2022 Member of Nillumbik Artists Open Studios

    EXHIBITIONS
    2009 Group Exhibition, Maroondah Life Drawing group, Maroondah Art Gallery
    2010 Studio 4 Exposed, Maroondah Life Drawing Group, Maroondah Art Gallery
    2010 Belle Arti Prize, Chapman and Bailey, Abbotsford
    2013 Warrandyte Festival “En Plein Air” exhibition
    2013 Art Town, Chapel Street Precinct, “En Plein Air” competition and exhibition
    2014 Warrandyte Festival “The Grand” outdoor painting competition and exhibition
    2014 Art Town, Chapel Street Precinct, “En Plein Air” competition and exhibition
    2014 Revealed, Group Exhibition, Art at Linden Gate Gallery
    2015 Group of Eight, Group Exhibition, “The Long Gallery” Montsalvat, Eltham
    2015 Flesh, Studio 4 Group Exhibition, Tacit Art, Abbotsford
    2018 The Nude, Studio 4 Group Exhibition, Hawthorn Studio and Gallery
    2021 People Places Patterns, Studio 4 Group Exhibition, Ladder Art Space, Kew
    2022 Maldon Portrait Prize, Finalist Exhibition, Maldon
    2022 Rick Amor Self Portrait Prize, Barn Gallery, Montsalvat, Eltham

    PRIZES
    2013 Winner of Warrandyte Festival Art Prize: Judges Choice
    2014 Winner of Warrandyte Festival Art Prize: People’s Choice
    2021 Third Prize Winner, Stones of the Yarra Valley, Spring-Summer Art Prize 20/21
    2022 Short Listed, Maldon Portrait Prize
    2022 Finalist, Rick Amor Portrait Prize

    RESIDENCIES
    2017 Artist in Residence, International School Bangkok
    2021 -2022 Summer Artist in Residence, Blue Lotus Water Garden, Yarra Junction

    INSTAGRAM: Esther_Schouten_Artist

  • Website

    artechodesign.com/

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Esther Schouten

Study No.7, Golden Lotus, Blue Lotus Water Garden
63 x 73 cm Oil on Timber (float framed in oak) $950.00