Colour in Your Life featured artist Carolyn Henry appeared on Colour In Your Life Season Five (5)
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Carolyn Henry began studying art in 2007 and discovered that she has a talent for portrait painting. She was surprised and delighted to be chosen to exhibit in the 2008 Victorian Salon des Refuses with her first portrait.
Carolyn Henry has since been selected each year, and twice her portraits have also been selected in the Best of Hidden Faces of the Archibald Exhibitions. Carolyn Henry has also won the prestigious Six Degrees Art Prize(Walker St Prize) in 2008. Carolyn has also been shortlisted in the prestigious Doug Moran Portrait Prize 2012 with her portrait of Dr. Tony Hanning.
If you wish to visit Carolyn Henry’s studio please ring and make an appointment, she would be happy to show you her workspace and current paintings.
Carolyn Henry Exhibitions
Solo Exhibition at the Heritage Golf and Country Club, 2013
Won the Burrinja Cultural Centre Prize at the SHE Exhibition at Walker St Gallery, 2013
Shortlisted for Doug Moran Portrait Prize 2012
Group Exhibition, Gippsland Contemporary Art Group, August 2012 at ARC Gallery Yinnar
Group Exhibition, Gippsland Contemporary Art Group January 2012 at Latrobe Regional Gallery
Hidden Faces of the Archibald Selected Works 2008-2010 & 2011 Media House Gallery, Docklands, 2010/11.
Salon des Refuses, Hilton Southbank 2010 & 2011
Group Exhibition at Latrobe Contemporary Gallery 2010
Women’s Exhibition, ARC Gallery 2010
Salon des Refuses, Smart Artz Gallery, Sth. Melbourne 2009
Two Sides of Consciousness, Latrobe Contemporary Gallery 2009
Explorations at Walker St Gallery Dandenong 2009
Six Degrees Art Prize winner (Walker St Prize), Frankston 2008
Salon des Refuses, Park Hyatt 2008
West Gippsland Art Centre 2008
Latrobe Regional Gallery 2007
Cardinia Cultural Centre twice in 2007
You can contact Carolyn Henry directly via her website at http://www.carolynhenryart.com/
Original Air Date: 28th July 2013