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What a fantastic night! Thank you to everyone who celebrated the opening of ‘6 Mini Solo Shows’ featuring: Alison Mooney Amanda Shelsher Angie Goto Glendon Cordell Johnny Romeo Miss Moresby Music by: DJ Tasha Lohan

Fanny Brodar has recently been featured in an article by Munchies Art Club titled, ‘Fanny Brodar | Paints Big, Bright and Fantastical Works’. The article features work that is currently available at 19 Karen Gallery such as ‘Gun’s and Boots‘ and ‘Far From Home‘. Click HERE to read more…

Carole King has recently been awarded the  Warren Entsch Award: Best Acrylic Painting, for her painting ‘The Mangrove’ at the 73rd Annual Cairns Art Society Exhibition 2021. ‘The Cairns Art Society is one of North Queensland’s oldest and largest community art organisations and was formed in 1931 to ‘promote an interest in art and where possible […]

Brisbane Grammar School has added Australian artist Johnny Romeo’s artwork to their private collection.  ‘Crimp Crew’ (an interpretation of Popeye the Sailor) from Romeo’s recent solo exhibition at Tiny Tree Café is an exemplar piece representative of the artists neo expressionist pop style. “Brisbane Grammar School is an independent, non-denominational, day and boarding school for boys, […]

The sculptural artistic duo Skuja Braden are at it again! Winning an open competition with the Ministry of Culture (MoC) they will exhibit with The Latvian Pavilion at the 59th Venice Biennale International Art Exhibition next year.   With exhibitions world-wide and numerous accolades, the pair were recognised as highlighting Latvian contemporary arts and culture, […]

Sculptural artistic duo Skuja Braden have been nominated for two independent Art awards in Latvia, the Kilogram of Kulture Latvian Art Awards and the Purvisa Balva Award. Both awards accept nominees chosen by a panel of jurors and recognise achievements of artists from various fields. The Kilogram of Kulture Art Awards are widely accepted as […]

Featuring in the tenth anniversary edition of Ocean Road Magazine, Britty Em’s opening exhibition was colourfully captured by magazine Director and Photographer Brian Usher. See all the images and read more about our fabulous region in the full Spring 2020 #40 edition of this iconic local magazine. Click HERE to see the photo’s of Britty […]

Thank you to everyone who joined us for our Hot Summers Night Opening Night at The Sofitel, Broadbeach. With live music by the Koi Boys, fine food, wine and a beautiful selection of art, a fantastic night was had by all.

All the photos from La Nuit by Sofitel – a celebration of art and culture and our new partnership with the Sofitel Gold Coast Broadbeach. A fantastic evening at the beautiful Sofitel, surrounded by amazing people, great food, a cocktail or two and of course the beautiful art by our 19 Karen artists. Many thanks […]

Go Suga has lent his illustration skills to a beautiful new children’s book celebrating the diversity of families. “My Family Doesn’t Look Like Your Family” Written by author Tenielle Stoltenkamp and illustrated by Go – the book was created to reflect the different shapes and forms of families in our community. Article featured in the Gold […]

Digital Echoes Meet the Mythological – AM DeBrincat’s Halogen venus at 19 Karen. A fantastic article exploring AM’s worki. Widewalls chats with AM DeBrincat about her new show at 19 Karen, and her art practice. “AM DeBrincat’s series Halogen Venus explores identity in the digital age and reflects contemporary society’s obsession with the fabrication and maintenance of digital selves.” Read […]

Lou Chamberlain –  “Burn City” –  Melbourne’s Painted Streets –  19 Karen artist Skount is very proud to be part of Lou Chamberlains’ book on the street art of Melbourne – “Burn City”. Two of his paintings in Fitzroy and Collingwood – “Ethereal” and “Inner Portrait” – are featured. Read about it on Skounts blog […]

Rimmel London has appointed 19 Karen artist Indie184 as their Chief Artistic Officer! Chandra Coleman, VP of US Marketing at Rimmel London, said that Indie184’s “Work epitomizes the notion that beauty is art and art is beauty.” Coleman said that the New York-born graffiti artist will help Rimmel redefine beauty standards so customers can create […]

Last week was the celebration of the 8th Biennial of Visual Arts in South-California. Hugo Aguilar participated in the exhibition, and his artwork “Primitive Guardian II” received an Honorable Mention. This is the first Biennial Hugo has participated in and out of the 500 pieces and more than 200 artists to choose from, he was in the […]