Ultimately, there’s no beatin’ Smeaton!

james smeatonJames Smeaton is a Melbourne-based artist who completed a Bachelor of Fine Arts majoring in painting at Monash University in 1985. Since then, Smeaton has exhibited nationally and internationally, including thirteen solo shows which incllude: the William Mora Galleries in Melbourne and at  Michael Carr Art Dealer in Sydney, to mention but a few.

Selected group shows include:

  • Devilbend (2007),
  • Mornington Peninsular Regional Gallery,
  • Four Point Bearing,
  • Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery,
  • The Curators Egg,
  • Anthony Reynolds Gallery,
  • London and National Works on Paper, and
  • Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery. 
  • Deakin University,
  • Monash University Collection,
  • Gippsland Art Gallery,
  • Holmesglen Collection,
  • National Australia Bank Collection,
  • Applied Chemicals International,
  • Artbank,
  • Council of Adult Education,
  • Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery and
  • The University of Southern Queensland.

Smeaton has been the recipient of the Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery Award for works on Paper, (2006), a finalist twice in the Moet et Chandon Australian Art Fellowship (1991 & 1998),  and the winner of the Tattersall’s Contemporary Art Prize, (2005).

For further information check out the artworks which Scott Livesey Galleries has on James Smeaton.


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