About Sam:
Sam Michelle is a New Zealand born artist who has lived in Melbourne Australia since 2001. She has two young boys and enjoys being a mum whilst painting full-time in her home studio. Sam comes from some talented Grandparents. On her paternal side, her Grandpa was a successful painter & her Granny a stunning sketch artist. On her maternal side Sams has a Jewellery designing Grandad and her Nana a china doll maker/painter.

Coming Up:

'BLINK'

Exhibition at Gallerysmith

June 4th - July 10th

‘𝘚𝘢𝘮'𝘴 𝘯𝘦𝘸 𝘸𝘰𝘳𝘬 𝘦𝘹𝘱𝘭𝘰𝘳𝘦 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘤𝘰𝘯𝘤𝘦𝘱𝘵 𝘰𝘧 𝘵𝘪𝘮𝘦, 𝘳𝘦𝘧𝘦𝘳𝘳𝘪𝘯𝘨 𝘵𝘰 𝘮𝘰𝘮𝘦𝘯𝘵𝘴 𝘪𝘯 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘭𝘪𝘷𝘦𝘴 𝘰𝘧 𝘩𝘦𝘳 𝘵𝘸𝘰 𝘨𝘳𝘰𝘸𝘪𝘯𝘨 𝘣𝘰𝘺𝘴. 𝘖𝘣𝘫𝘦𝘤𝘵𝘴 𝘴𝘶𝘤𝘩 𝘢𝘴 𝘣𝘢𝘨𝘴, 𝘷𝘦𝘴𝘴𝘦𝘭𝘴 𝘢𝘯𝘥 𝘣𝘭𝘰𝘰𝘮𝘴 𝘢𝘤𝘵 𝘢𝘴 𝘮𝘦𝘵𝘢𝘱𝘩𝘰𝘳 𝘵𝘩𝘳𝘰𝘶𝘨𝘩𝘰𝘶𝘵 𝘵𝘩𝘪𝘴 𝘴𝘦𝘳𝘪𝘦𝘴, 𝘵𝘰 𝘳𝘦𝘱𝘳𝘦𝘴𝘦𝘯𝘵 𝘯𝘰𝘵𝘪𝘰𝘯𝘴 𝘰𝘧 𝘤𝘩𝘢𝘯𝘨𝘦, 𝘵𝘳𝘢𝘯𝘴𝘪𝘵𝘪𝘰𝘯 𝘢𝘯𝘥 𝘨𝘳𝘰𝘸𝘵𝘩’ 𝙂𝙖𝙡𝙡𝙚𝙧𝙮𝙨𝙢𝙞𝙩𝙝.

To receive details and/or a copy of the catalogue, please email Jess@gallerysmith.com.au

KEY INFORMATION:

Opens:         Released online, Friday June 4th

Venue:          Gallerysmith, 170 Abbotsford Street, North Melbourne

Info:              Jess@gallerysmith.com.au

Catalogue:   Jess@gallerysmith.com.au

Commissions: 

Sam is not currently taking commission requests but you are welcome to be added to the waitlist.

 

If you are looking for something a little more personal and would like to be added to the wait list/receive more information, please email jess@gallerysmith.com.au  

CV:

SAM MICHELLE

born Wellington, NZ, lives Melbourne

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2021 The Blink Collection, Gallerysmith Melbourne

2021 The Elegance of Spring Collection, online Gallerysmith Melbourne

2020 Dual Citizen Collection, Gallerysmith Melbourne 

2020 I Love You More Collection, online Gallerysmith Melbourne

2020 A Summer Perspective Collection, online Gallerysmith Melbourne

2019 The Country Collection, online Gallerysmith Melbourne

2019 The Long White Cloud Collection, online Gallerysmith Melbourne

2019 The Peony Portrait Collection, Gallerysmith Melbourne

2018 The Nature of Spring Collection, online Gallerysmith Melbourne

2018 The Getty Collection, online Gallerysmith, Melbourne

2018 The Autumn/Winter Collection, online Gallerysmith, Melbourne

2018 The Summer/Autumn Collection, online Gallerysmith, Melbourne

2017 EMPEREUR, Scout, Melbourne

2017 The Cloth Collection, Gallerysmith, Melbourne

2017 Effloresce, KAB Gallery, NSW

2017 Flourish, St Cloche, Sydney, Curated by Amber Creswell-Bell

 

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2021 Thread/s Exhibition

2020 The Moon The Sea & Me, Studio Home, Christchurch NZ

2019 Share the Dignity, Sydney

2019 Spring Fling, Studio Home, Christchurch NZ

2019 NEXT, Sydney Contemporary NSW

2017 The Inauguration, Southern Buoy Studios VIC

2017 Hyper-Botanica, Gallerysmith, Melbourne​

2016 Life Still, St Cloche, Sydney, curated by Amber Creswell-Bell

2016 KAB Gallery, Terrigal NSW 

2016 The Moree Gallery, Moree NSW​

2015 Brunswick St Gallery, Melbourne​

2014 Fawn Gallery, ARI, Melbourne 

2014 Art Space (launching artist), City of Casey VIC

2014 9 x 5 Group Exhibition, Walker St Gallery, Dandenong VIC ​

2013 Walker St Gallery, City of Dandenong Art Space, VIC

2013 Exhibit Artist Space, Gallery Show, Williamstown VIC

AWARDS and PRIZE EXHIBITIONS

2019 Shortlisted, St Kevins Art Show, St Kevins College, Toorak VIC

2018 Shortlisted, St Kevins Art Show, St Kevins College, Toorak VIC

2017 Shortlisted, St Kevins Art Show, St Kevins College, Toorak VIC

2017 Highly Commended, Edrington Art Show VIC

2016 Awarded ‘Home Based Business Of The Year’, Casey & Cardinia Council Business Awards VIC

2016 Best in Show, Cardinia Art Show VIC.

2015 Commissioned Artist, Holt Anzac Exhibition VIC

2015 Highly Commended, Yakkerbo Art Show, Pakenham VIC

2014 Best in Show & Feature Artist, Dromana Art Show, Dromana VIC

2014 Finalist, 'SHE' Exhibition, Walker St Gallery, Dandenong VIC

2013 Highly Commended, Edrington Art Show, Berwick VIC

2013 Highly Commended, Dromana Art Show, Dromana VIC

2012 2nd Prize & Highly Commended, Fleetwood Art Show, Berwick VIC

2011 1st Prize & Highly Commended, Fleetwood Art Show, Berwick VIC

2010 Highly Commended, South Eastern Art Festival, Berwick VIC

 

ABOUT SAM:

COMING UP:

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Sam is a Melbourne based oil painter who paints full-time in her beautiful home studio.

 

Sam loves putting together still life compositions and has an ever growing collection of ceramics & textiles. Sam enjoys making comment on textile and ceramic design of today.

Sam enjoys painting  seasonal flora with a particular love for peonies, flannel flower, magnolias & hydrangeas.  

Sam works are exclusively available through her Melbourne Gallery, Gallerysmith. Sam is currently working on her upcoming collection 'Blink' which will be exhibited with Gallerysmith in June 4 - July 10th, opening Saturday June 5 

 

click here to be on the Gallerysmith email list for more information).

To see what Sam is up to in her studio, follow her on instagram, 'Sam Michelle Paintings'


ALL ARTWORK & IMAGES OF ARTWORK ARE THE SOLE PROPERTY OF SAM MICHELLE & MAY NOT BE USED OR REPRODUCED IN ANY WAY FOR PROFIT WITHOUT PERMISSION.