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LINDA SIMONIS

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LINDA SIMONIS
“Autumn Bloom”
Oil on linen.
120cm x 80cm

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Description

LINDA SIMONIS
“Autumn Bloom”
Oil on linen.
120cm x 80cm

 

ARTIST BIO

Linda Simonis is an Australian artist who emigrated from the Netherlands to Sydney in 1953.

Linda has been exhibiting as an artist for an incredible 39 years! She unlocked her love for painting whilst raising her family and studying with artistic mentors, Allen Fizzell, John Wilson and Peter Abraham. Linda experimented with modern art and particularly focused and refined her skill for oil painting.

Linda passed on her artistic inspiration to her daughter and talented Australian artist, Sonja Perkovich.

Linda’s subject matter includes landscapes, seascapes, florals and portraiture. In addition to her signature oil paintings, Linda also paints in numerous mediums, heightening her skill as a seasoned artist.

Linda’s sheer talent is reflected in her Parramatta and Carramar art studios where she has been teaching for over 39 years!
In addition Linda has been a demonstrator in Art Society workshops, judged multiple exhibitions and was a tutor at Hornsby Wallarobba Gallery.

The artist has been featured in public and private collections nationally including IndiCo Galleries and internationally in countries such as, Boston USA, Japan, New Zealand, France, Germany and The Netherlands.

The artist has also been the exhibition manager for the Combined Sydney Art Societies Exhibitions held in Sydney’s Opera house, Darling Harbour for the past 18 years.

In addition Linda has also won reputable art prizes including:

1. First Prize for a local scene in the 2009 Kandos Annual Exhibition.

2. Highly Commended for her painting of Avoca Beach at the 2013 Art of Sydney awards in Darling Harbour.

3. First Prize in the 2015 Parramatta Art Society Annual Exhibition for her ” Waratahs” oil painting.

Linda’s exquisite use of colour and texture make for sophisticated pieces of contemporary art with a modern flare.