Lisa Christensen


Game

By Lisa Christensen $4,500

Medium: Oil on canvas

Size: 120cm by 120cm

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Bloodlines

By Lisa Christensen $3,200

Medium: Oil on canvas

Size: 95cm by 100cm

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Flight

By Lisa Christensen $2,900

Medium: Oil on canvas

Size: 61cm by 90cm

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The Pattern of Things

By Lisa Christensen $1,800

Medium: Oil on canvas

Size: 40cm by 45cm

General Information: Showing in the Bulimba Gallery

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White Lie

By Lisa Christensen $3,200

Medium: Oil on canvas

Size: 59cm by 115cm

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Lemon Perch

By Lisa Christensen $2,500

Medium: Oil on canvas

Size: 50cm by 83cm

General Information: Showing in the Bulimba Gallery

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Rendezvous

By Lisa Christensen $2,000

Medium: Oil on canvas

Size: 90cm by 88cm

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Three Tangelos

By Lisa Christensen $2,100

Medium: Oil on canvas

Size: 55cm by 60cm

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Spring Bundle

By Lisa Christensen $2,750

Medium: Oil on canvas

Size: 71cm by 82cm

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Wrapped

By Lisa Christensen $2,400

Medium: Oil on canvas

Size: 60cm by 94cm

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Peaches on Blue

By Lisa Christensen $2,400

Medium: Oil on canvas

Size: 55cm by 102cm

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Peaches on White

By Lisa Christensen $2,400

Medium: Oil on canvas

Size: 55cm by 100cm

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Melon with Persimmon in Blue

By Lisa Christensen $2,750

Medium: Oil on canvas

Size: 68cm by 113cm

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Two Pears and Glass Bowl

By Lisa Christensen $1,900

Medium: Oil on canvas

Size: 59cm by 64cm

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The Fruits of Solitude

By Lisa Christensen $2,000

Medium: Oil on canvas

Size: 100cm by 100cm

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The Bee Thief

By Lisa Christensen $2,500

Medium: Oil on canvas

Size: 120cm by 120cm

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A New View From Here

By Lisa Christensen $1,750

Medium: Oil on canvas

Size: 70cm by 70cm

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Make Hay

By Lisa Christensen $2,200

Medium: Oil on canvas

Size: 60cm by 115cm

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Artist Statement

My current art practice investigates the space where reality blurs with the imaginary. I use traditional still life techniques and subjects to explore the relationship between the natural world, and the world defined by man and his material objects and spaces.

Still life traditionally contains a mixture of man-made and natural objects in order to display wealth, and as a symbol for immortality and fragility in life. I aim to extend this relationship by depicting animals as characters within the domestic construct of the still life. In my work, these two worlds – the ‘wild’ and the ‘civilised’ become integrated and interdependent.

Scenes of whimsy feature birds from our local bushland and gardens appearing in domestic spaces. Being familiar with the presence of man, these delicate and curious creatures go about their business, undeterred in a somewhat serendipitous and cultured fashion.

Education

2006
Bachelor of Fine Art Honours, QLD College of Art, Griffith University (First Class Honours)
2004
Bachelor of Fine Art, QLD College of Art, Griffith University

Awards

2014 Highly Commended - Lethbridge 10000
2008 Winner - Outback Spirit Ergon Energy Waltzing Matilda Art Show, Winton Qld
2006 Griffith Award for Academic Excellence
2003 Griffith Award for Academic Excellence
2002 Griffith Award for Academic Excellence
2002 Quota International of Brisbane City Inc. Billie Hall Bursary (highest GPA in First Year), Queensland College of Art
2001 Griffith Award for Academic Excellence

Exhibitions and Prizes

2016
Paper and String, Lethbridge Gallery, Brisbane
Downlands Art Show, Qld
Clayton Utz Art Award, Brisbane 
Rotary Art Spectacular, Brisbane 


2015
An Open Window, Lethbridge Gallery, Brisbane


2014
Lethbridge 10000 Finalists Exhibition, Lethbridge Gallery, Brisbane


2013
Lethbridge 10000 Small Scale Art Award, Lethbridge Gallery, Brisbane


2012
Lethbridge 10000 Small Scale Art Award, Lethbridge Gallery, Brisbane


2011
Lethbridge 10000 Small Scale Art Award, Lethbridge Gallery, Brisbane


2008
Behind Glass, Kiln Gallery, Brisbane
Outback Spirit Ergon Energy Waltzing Matilda Art Show, Winton, Qld


2007
Gadens Top Ten, Gadens Lawyers, Brisbane
15 Artists, Redcliffe City Gallery, Redcliffe
Hatched, National Graduate Exhibition, Perth Institute of Contemporary Art, WA


2006
Thiess Prize, Dell Gallery, Brisbane
Hot Pool, Honours Graduate Exhibition, Queensland College of Art, Brisbane
Extract 2- Environments Real and Imagined, Queensland College of Art Galleria, Southbank, Qld
Extract- Environments: Real and Imagined, Metro Arts, Brisbane, Qld
Creatures, Critters and Bipeds, The Art Factory, South Brisbane, Qld


2005
Much More Than This (Painting and Light) Soapbox Gallery, Fortitude Valley, Qld


2004
More Than Beautiful (Deep Space Exploration) paintings and works on paper, Soapbox Gallery, Fortitude Valley, Qld


2003
Thiess Prize, Dell Gallery, Queensland College of Art, Southbank, Qld
Robert Jacks Drawing Prize, Bendigo Art Gallery, Bendigo, Vic

Currently we have no editions available.

Commission Enquiry

Commission Message

If you have seen an artwork by this artist but it’s sold or you would like something similar in a different size, you are welcome to email us an enquiry and we will start the process of commissioning an artwork.