Elizabeth Fair

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Elizabeth  Fair Ember Fairbairn artist
Wistful Choices
oil on carravaggio linen
100 x 100 cm
Elizabeth  Fair Ember Fairbairn artist
Tasting Light 2
oil and wax on canvas on wood (framed)
50 x 50 cm
Framed
Elizabeth  Fair Ember Fairbairn artist
Tasting Light 3
oil and wax on canvas on wood (framed)
50 x 50 cm
Framed
Elizabeth  Fair Ember Fairbairn artist
Defiant Rambling
oil on canvas
120 x 91 cm
Elizabeth  Fair Ember Fairbairn artist
Dream Weaver
oil canvas
100 x 100 cm
Elizabeth  Fair Ember Fairbairn artist
Iktomis House
oil on canvas
100 x 100 cm
Elizabeth  Fair Ember Fairbairn artist
In Her House
oil on canvas
100 x 100 cm
Elizabeth  Fair Ember Fairbairn artist
Treasure in Deeper Waters
Oil on Caravaggio linen
120 x 180 cm
Elizabeth  Fair Ember Fairbairn artist
Joyful Parting
oil on canvas
120 x 120 cm
Elizabeth  Fair Ember Fairbairn artist
Vayu Came To Meet Her
oil on canvas
100 x 100 cm
Elizabeth  Fair Ember Fairbairn artist
Wild Natured
oil on canvas
101 x 50 cm
Elizabeth  Fair Ember Fairbairn artist
What Can You Teach Me Of Love
oil on canvas
100 x 120 cm
Elizabeth  Fair Ember Fairbairn artist
Night Walker
Oil on Caravaggio linen
120 x 120 cm
Elizabeth  Fair Ember Fairbairn artist
Where Wild Roses Grow
Oil on Caravaggio linen
80 x 150 cm
Elizabeth  Fair Ember Fairbairn artist
By Leaf She Wondered 1
In on Archival paper
48 x 36 cm
Elizabeth  Fair Ember Fairbairn artist
By Leaf She Wondered 2
In on Archival paper
48 x 36 cm
Elizabeth  Fair Ember Fairbairn artist
By Leaf She Wondered 8
watercolour on paper
48 x 36 cm
Elizabeth  Fair Ember Fairbairn artist
Floral Abstraction 1
In on Archival paper
48 x 36 cm
Framed
Elizabeth  Fair Ember Fairbairn artist
Floral Abstraction 2
In on Archival paper
48 x 36 cm
Framed
Elizabeth  Fair A Nest For A Heart
A Nest For A Heart
oil on canvas
120 x 150 cm
SOLD
Elizabeth  Fair A New Way
A New Way
oil on canvas
100 x 100 cm
SOLD
Elizabeth  Fair And Nature Could Only Breathe Love
And Nature Could Only Breathe Love
oil on canvas
100 x 100 cm
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Elizabeth  Fair Autumn Falls To The Welcoming
Autumn Falls To The Welcoming
oil on canvas
130 x 130 cm
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Elizabeth  Fair Beginning To Make Space
Beginning To Make Space
oil on canvas
120 x 150 cm
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Elizabeth  Fair Ember Fairbairn
Drink Deep From Life
oil on canvas
71 x 152 cm
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Elizabeth  Fair Felt The Velvet Of Spring Petals
Felt The Velvet Of Spring Petals
oil on canvas
100 x 100 cm
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Elizabeth  Fair
Fertile Ground
Oil on canvas
56 x 56 cm
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Elizabeth  Fair Ember Fairbairn artist
For the Love of this Life
oil on canvas
120 x 150 cm
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Elizabeth  Fair Full Of Life In The Wellspring
Full Of Life In The Wellspring
oil on canvas
90 x 120 cm
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Elizabeth  Fair Grandiflora
Grandiflora
oil on canvas
100 x 100 cm
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Elizabeth  Fair Ember Fairbairn  artist
Halcyon
oil on canvas
120 x 100 cm
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Elizabeth  Fair Heart Breaking_ Seeds Blooming
Heart Breaking, Seeds Blooming
oil on canvas
120 x 120 cm
SOLD
Elizabeth  Fair I Drank Ambrosia
I Drank Ambrosia
oil on canvas
120 x 120 cm
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Elizabeth  Fair Into the Night Blue
Into the Night Blue
oil on carravaggio linen
100 x 160 cm
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Elizabeth  Fair Magenta Bride
Magenta Bride
oil on canvas
120 x 120 cm
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Elizabeth  Fair Ember Fairbairn artist
Make Me Sing This Beauty
oil on canvas
100 x 100 cm
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Elizabeth  Fair Nostalgia
Nostalgia
oil on carravaggio linen
100 x 100 cm
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Elizabeth  Fair Oozing With The Succulent And New
Oozing With The Succulent And New
oil on canvas
122 x 122 cm
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Elizabeth  Fair Passion Forest
Passion Forest
oil on canvas
100 x 100 cm
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Elizabeth  Fair Pepper My Mango
Pepper My Mango
oil on canvas
91 x 122 cm
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Elizabeth  Fair Ember Fairbairn Artwork
Reaching Out For Her Essence Cup
oil on canvas
100 x 150 cm
SOLD
Elizabeth  Fair Ember Fairbairn artist
Refuge
Oil on Caravaggio linen
120 x 120 cm
SOLD
Elizabeth  Fair Romantic Entanglements
Romantic Entanglements
oil on carravaggio linen
120 x 120 cm
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Elizabeth  Fair She Shakes
She Shakes
oil on canvas
100 x 100 cm
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Elizabeth  Fair She Watched it Float Away
She Watched it Float Away
oil on canvas
60 x 120 cm
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Elizabeth  Fair She Yearned To Be Kissed By The Beloved
She Yearned To Be Kissed By The Beloved
oil on canvas
80 x 150 cm
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Elizabeth  Fair Ember Fairbairn
Shen
oil on canvas
91 x 122 cm
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Elizabeth  Fair Spirit Life
Spirit Life
oil on canvas
100 x 120 cm
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Elizabeth  Fair Ember Fairbairn
Still In Movement
oil on canvas
100 x 100 cm
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Elizabeth  Fair Ember Fairbairn artist
Supernature
oil on canvas
120 x 100 cm
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Elizabeth  Fair Ember Fairbairn artist
Surrender Into The Sensual Life
oil on canvas
100 x 100 cm
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Elizabeth  Fair Swimming In The Wild Divine
Swimming In The Wild Divine
oil on canvas
100 x 100 cm
SOLD
Elizabeth  Fair Tasting Light 1
Tasting Light 1
oil and wax on canvas on wood (framed)
50 x 50 cm
SOLD
Elizabeth  Fair Tasting Light 4
Tasting Light 4
oil and wax on canvas on wood (framed)
50 x 50 cm
SOLD
Elizabeth  Fair Tasting Light 6
Tasting Light 6
oil and wax on canvas on wood (framed)
50 x 50 cm
SOLD
Elizabeth  Fair Ember Fairbairn
The Bounteous Spring
oil on canvas
91 x 122 cm
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Elizabeth  Fair The Heart Bled Still
The Heart Bled Still
oil on canvas
38 x 114 cm
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Elizabeth  Fair The Hunting of Love
The Hunting of Love
oil on carravaggio linen
120 x 100 cm
SOLD
Elizabeth  Fair Ember Fairbairn artist
The Only Place of Escape
oil on canvas
120 x 100 cm
SOLD
Elizabeth  Fair The Peace
The Peace
oil on canvas
100 x 100 cm
SOLD
Elizabeth  Fair Ember Fairbairn artist
The Prettiest Whistles
oil on carravaggio linen
120 x 120 cm
SOLD
Elizabeth  Fair Ember Fairbairn artist
The Temperance Garden
oil on canvas
100 x 100 cm
SOLD
Elizabeth  Fair The Wildling Wander
The Wildling Wander
oil on canvas
50 x 110 cm
SOLD
Elizabeth  Fair There Is Utopia Inside You
There Is Utopia Inside You
oil on canvas
122 x 122 cm
SOLD
Elizabeth  Fair There Once Was A Heart Fire
There Once Was A Heart Fire
oil on canvas
100 x 100 cm
SOLD
Elizabeth  Fair These Rain Storms Soothe Hearts
These Rain Storms Soothe Hearts
oil on canvas
90 x 90 cm
SOLD
Elizabeth  Fair They Were Completely Free
They Were Completely Free
oil on canvas
100 x 100 cm
SOLD
Elizabeth  Fair
This Heart Of Passion
oil on canvas
100 x 100 cm
SOLD
Elizabeth  Fair Vulnerability
Vulnerability
oil on canvas
130 x 130 cm
SOLD
Elizabeth  Fair Wrestling the Thistles Undone
Wrestling the Thistles Undone
oil on carravaggio linen
100 x 100 cm
SOLD
Elizabeth  Fair Yemaya
Yemaya
oil on canvas
90 x 150 cm
SOLD
Elizabeth  Fair You Are A Part Of This
You Are A Part Of This
oil on canvas
120 x 120 cm
SOLD
Elizabeth  Fair
You Are Actually Free
oil on canvas
100 x 100 cm
SOLD

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Elizabeth Fair

Elizabeth Fair Description

What is libidinal to each of us and what removes us from it?
How can female cultural memory be rewoven and transformed?

Elizabeth is based from her studio in St Andrews, Victoria.

Elizabeth Fair is mostly known for her densely layered oil paintings of abstracted organic shapes which reference nature . The work is presented as paintings within a frame and also as expanded paintings which occupy various spaces and scales. The work also investigates the way in which colour can impact on the viewer and the space in which it resides. Her work is both about painting itself and how it interacts with space, dimension and form. The pictorial themes often speak about the experience of time, referencing mythology and our relationship with and within nature and the primordial and instinctual nature of humanity.
Elizabeth is interested in what makes a painting libidinal, and how that resides in each of us having a human experience.

“Creating art for me is a communion with all of potential, it is a meditation where one “loses” self and merges into all that is and all that is yet to be. The process dictates the form. employing colour, mark making, symbol and shape through oil paint, and texture via the encaustic process. I want to be instructed by the subconscious and by surrendering to what wants to be made, and I can be educated about life and who I am from that place”.

Elizabeth Fair Resumé

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2018 Manyung gallery
2015 Scent of Light Platform 72 Sydney
2015 Montsalvat - e long gallery
2013 Supra Sex, Platform, Sydney
2012 We Are is, Platform, Sydney
2011 Burrinja Gallery
Performative work with “Birthing the mother” group 2013-2016 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2017

Parameters, VCA Student Show, George Paton Gallery, Melbourne
Untitled, Traffic Jam Galleries
Singapore art fair Nov
Stock room artist Manyung gallery and traffic jam Sydney. 2016 

Singapore art fair Nov
Monica Adams and Ember Fairbairn Manyung Gallery Malvern September
stock room artist Manyung gallery and platform 72
2015
New interiors exhibition Manyung Gallery Malvern November 2015
Affordable art fair Singapore (autumn edition, 2015) 10 NOVEMBER - 15 NOVEMBER, 2015 september group exhibition Manyung Gallery Mt Eliza 3 SEPTEMBER - 27 SEPTEMBER, 2015 affordable art under $2,000 Manyung Gallery Malvern 9 JULY - 2 AUGUST, 2015
Living with nature Manyung Gallery Mt Eliza 30 APRIL - 31 MAY, 2015
Stock room artist Manyung gallery and Platform 72 sydney
2014
Affordable art fair singapore 19 NOVEMBER - 23 NOVEMBER, 2014
The colours of spring Mount Eliza Gallery 6 SEPTEMBER - 28 SEPTEMBER, 2014
Affordable art fair Singapore
Manyung Gallery Group Contemporary Art Australia. 23 MAY - 25 MAY, 2014
Nature a celebration of our natural world 8 MARCH - 30 MARCH, 2014
Stock room artist Manyung gallery and platform 72
2013
Cabin Fever exhibition May platform 72 sydney
Art at Linden Gate september 

Yarra Valley open studios may
Stock room artist platform 72
2012
Affordable art fair Melbourne start programme. July Yarra Valley open studios September 

2011
Agora Gallery, New York . 3 Group shows.
Kaleidoscope Gallery, Sydney opening exhibition , grand opening of gallery September Yarra Valley open studio exhibition
2010
Warburton Arts Centre exhibition
Yarra Valley open studios
2009
Synergy Gallery, Northcote
Yarra Valley open studio program
2006 Fitzroy Gallery Exhibition, VIC
2005
Synergy Gallery, Northcote, VIC
Fitzroy Gallery Exhibition, VIC
2004
Eltham Library Exhibition, VIC
2001
Women art exhibition, Women of the Blackall Ranges
2000
Beginnings, Coolum, QLD 


EDUCATION

2018  Masters in Contemporary Art @ Victorian College of the Arts Melbourne 
2017 Graduate certificate in Visual art @ Victorian college of the Arts Melbourne University
2004 units in post graduate course for experiential and creative arts therapy MIECAT (phenomenology, incomplete) 
1995 Cert IV Visual arts Sunshine coast institute of TAFE
1994 MacGregor winter school.
1993 BA Visual arts QCA (incomplete)


AWARDS
2018 Finalist, Ravenswood Womens Art Prize, Emerging Category
2012 acceptance into start programme for emerging artists
1995 Sunshine Coast Institulte of Tafe, Award for painting
1995 Gold Rush Exhibition, Printmaking Award 

COLLECTIONS, COMMISSIONS,
RESIDENCIES, TEACHING

2013 St Vincents Hospital Sydney Public collection.
2014 - Artist in residence yea arts festival.
2014 - Artist in residence Montsalvat
2016 Allity group for Art duo Corporate commission
2016 Permanent collection on the worlds newest
and largest cruise ship “ Harmony of the seas”
2016 - Art tutor Grampians brushes.
Private collections in Melbourne, Sydney,
Singapore, New York
2010-2014 Various workshops taught at threestories art space as encaustic tutor and oil painting tutor. 

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