Arts Project Australia
Arts Project Australia
Arts Project Australia


13 October 2011 - 13 October 2011

Venue: Leonard Joel Specialist Auctioneers and Valuers
Opening: 13 October 2011, 6:30pm

Outsider Art Fundraising Auction
Contemporary Art Auction supporting the artists at Arts Project Australia.

In the presence of our patron Thérèse Rein

Arts Project Australia is a centre of excellence that supports artists with intellectual disabilities, promoting their work and advocating for inclusion within contemporary art practice.

All proceeds from the event will go towards ensuring that every artist practising in the Arts Project Australia studio has access to professional grade materials, exceptional artistic guidance, premium exhibition and promotional opportunities in our gallery, as well as national and international galleries. Arts Project Australia's success is due to the dedication of its artists, board, members, staff, volunteers, donors, as well as government and sponsorship partners.

Leonard Joel
333 Malvern Road
South Yarra VIC 3141

Wednesday 5th October 9am–8pm
Thursday 6th October 9am–5pm
Friday 7th October 8:30am–5pm
Monday 10th October 9am–5pm
Tuesday 11th October 9am–5pm
Wednesday 12th October 9am–8pm
Thursday 13 October 9am–2pm
Not on view Saturday and Sunday

Thursday 13 October 2011
from 6.30pm for 7.00pm

This event is invitation only, please contact us to register your interest (tickets: $50)

Works available listed below: 


1 Alan Constable
Untitled 2008
14 x 45 x 32cm
Arts Project Australia artist

2 Charles Blackman
Cat 2003
ink on paper
40 x 30cm
Donated by Sandra Powell

3 Melinda Harper
Untitled 2006
acrylic on canvas
40 x 30cm
Donated by anonymous

4 Riley Dixon
Bird 2010
acrylic on carved wood
56 x 14 x 13cm
Donated by William Nuttall
5 David Bromley
The Sailor Boy
etching, A/P
75 x 50cm
Donated by David Bromley
 6 David Keeling
If you listen you can hear the birds sing: resting 2009
oil on linen over canvas
25.5 x 25.5cm
Donated by David Keeling
 7 Patricia Piccinini
Social Studies (from the series SO2) 2000
digital C-type photograph, 17/60
80 x 80cm
Donated by Kathie Sutherland
8 Nicole Newman
Vitz 4 2005
paper tole
64 x 44cm
Donated by Nicole Stein
9 Rick Amor
In the path of fire 2009
charcoal on paper
60 x 100cm
Donated by Rick Amor
10 Wolfgang Sievers
Bauxite Stockpile, Weipa, Cape York 1971
C-type photograph
36.5 x 29cm
Donated by Iain Kirkwood on behalf of Estate of Wolfgang Sievers
11 Julian Martin
Untitled 2010
pastel on paper
38 x 28cm
Arts Project Australia artist
12 Ian Armstrong
Still Life 1997
gouache on paper
60 x 40cm
Donated by Eastgate & Holst Gallery
13 Mavis Nampitjinpa
Kalipinpa (Water Dreaming) (detail) 2004
synthetic polymer paint on canvas
95 x 30cm
Donated by anonymous
14 Stewart MacFarlane
Sleeping girl in red underwear 2003
oil on board
23 x 39cm
Donated by Charles Nodrum Gallery
15 Jeffrey Makin
Pathway Hanging Rock No1 1981
sugar lift aquatint, A/P
34 x 40cm
Donated by James Makin Gallery & Port Jackson Press
16 Arthur Esam
Watering the Horses
watercolour on paper
50.5 x 65.5cm
Donated by Beverly Brown
17 Justine Varga
#6 Empty Studio 2009
C-type photograph 2/5
22.4 x 28.6cm
Donated by Justine Varga
18 Peter Stephenson
Bunker 1 2003
pastel on paper
77.2 x 112cm
Donated by John Playfoot
19 Wolfgang Sievers
Aluminium Ingots, Comalco, Yennora, NSW 1965
silver gelatin photograph
36.5 x 29cm
Donated by Iain Kirkwood on behalf of the Estate of Wolfgang Sievers
20 Riley Dixon
Three lizards 2009
acrylic on carved wood
7 x 8 x 48cm (largest)
Donated by William Nuttall
21 Tom Moore
Tree-feet, Doll bird 2008
hot joined, blown and solid glass
41 x 35 x 9cm
Donated by Tom Moore
22 Arthur Boyd
ink on paper
51 x 64cm
Donated by Jenny Hillman
23 Pro Hart
Grasshoppers 1974
oil on board
61 x 39cm
Donated by Beverly Brown
24 David Bromley
Windswept 2001
acrylic on canvas
51 x 102cm (overall)
Donated by Scott Livesey
25 Jeffrey Makin
Pathway Hanging Rock 1981
sugar lift aquatint, A/P
47 x 40cm
Donated by James Makin Gallery & Port Jackson Press
26 Jeanie Long Petyarr
Bush Yam Leaves (detail) 2006
synthetic polymer paint on linen
122 x 62cm
Donated by anonymous
27 Julie Blyfield
Embroidery Collection 2005
sterling silver
6 x 8.2 x 1cm
Donated by Julie Blyfield
 28 Peter Atkins
Favorite Overtures 2009
70 x 70cm
Donated by Peter Atkins
29 Nicholas Nedelkopoulos
Hard times are never over 1986
ink on paper
28 x 38cm
Donated by Ralph Renard
30 Susan Norrie
Satan’s Bug 2008
gouache on canvas
20 x 25cm
Donated by anonymous
31 Wolfgang Sievers
St Patrick’s Cathedral, Melbourne 1973
silver gelatin photograph
25.5 x 20cm
Donated by Iain Kirkwood on behalf of the Estate of Wolfgang Sievers
32 Alan Warren
Bribie Island 1984
oil on board
30.5 x 25cm
Donated by Eastgate
33 Wilma Tabacco
Hadrian’s Villa 1 2010
acrylic on paper
49 x 35cm
Donated by Wilma Tabacco
34 Abbey McCulloch
Bikini Girl 2011
charcoal on paper
63 x 51cm
Donated by Abbey McCulloch
35 Eric Thake
In the Nude! Oh Mr Thake 1963
lino print on paper
20.8 x 13.9cm
Donated by Bridget McDonnell
36 Danila Vasilieff
A Thing Opening Up 1947
oil on canvas
53 x 46cm
Donated by anonymous
37 Steven Asquith
Burner 2008-2009
mixed media on board
60 x 70cm
Donated by Steven Asquith
38 Marcel Cousins
Li River Hills (Misty Blue) 2007
enamel on canvas
89 x 129cm
Donated by Marcel Cousins
39 Riley Dixon
Echidna 2010
acrylic on carved wood
12 x 13 x 32cm
Donated by William Nuttall
40 Elizabeth Cross
Near Treviso (Homage to Belini) 1990
watercolour on paper
28 x 24cm
Donated by Ralph Renard


41 Dorothy Braund
Bathers 1976
gouache on paper
40 x 52cm
Donated by Ralph Renard
42 Adrian Robertson
Untitled 2004
acrylic on board
21 x 59cm
Donated by Samantha Pizzi
43 Jacqui Stockdale
Some kind of coyote 2008
oil on linen
76 x 61cm
Donated by Jacqui Stockdale
44 Ricky Swallow
Archers Plate (polished) 2010
16 x 13.5 x 1.8cm
Donated by Ricky Swallow
45 Jon Campbell
Petrol Head 2011
acrylic paint, cotton tea towel, MDF board
50 x 40cm
Donated by Jon Campbell
46 Tony Garifalakis
The Messengers 2010
enamel on offset print
100 x 70cm
Donated by Tony Garifalakis
 47 Frank Werther
Square Dance in the Sugar Gums 1980
oil on canvas
66 x 84cm
Donated from The Frank & Lee Werther Collection
48 Gloria Tamarre Petyarr
Bush medicine leaves 2001
synthetic polymer paint on linen
93 x 65cm
Donated by anonymous
49 John Pastoriza-Piñol
Reluctant munificence (Ananas nanus) 2011
watercolour on paper
50 x 35cm
Donated by John Pastoriza-Piñol
50 Jeffrey Makin
Campbell Town, Tasmania 1986
pen and ink
33 x 23
Donated by James Makin Gallery & Port Jackson Press
51 David Bromley
The Young Artist 2010
print on paper
97 x 77cm
Donated by Irving Laffner
52 Victor Rubin
Interior with Domino 1994/1995
mixed media with collage
26 x 36cm
Donated by Ian Rogers
53 Lorraine Connelly-Northey
Narrbong 2005
woven metal and wire
95 x 31 x 20cm
Donated by Lisl Singer
54 Julian Martin
Untitled 2010
pastel on paper
38 x 28cm
Arts Project Australia artist
55 Brian Dunlop
Light Dance 1992
lithograph, 7/7
42 x 22cm
Donated by James Makin Gallery & Port Jackson Press


Curator(s): Arts Project Australia in collaboration with Leonard Joel
Artist(s): Alan Constable, Charles Blackman, Melinda Harper, Riley Dixon, David Bromley, David Keeling, Patricia Piccinini, Nicole Newman, Rick Amor, Wolfgang Sievers, Julian Martin, Ian Armstrong, Mavis Nampitjinpa, Stewart MacFarlane, Jeffrey Makin, Arthur Esam, Justine Varga, Peter Stephenson, Tom Moore, Arthur Boyd, Pro Hart, Jeanie Long Petyarr, Julie Blyfield, Peter Atkins, Nicholas Nedelkopoulos, Susan Norrie, Alan Warren, Wilma Tabacco, Abbey McCulloch, Eric Thake, Danila Vasilieff, Steven Asquith, Marcel Cousins, Elizabeth Cross, Dorothy Braund, Adrian Robertson, Jacqui Stockdale, Ricky Swallow, Jon Campbell, Tony Garifalakis, Frank Werther, Gloria Tamarre Petyarr, John Pastoriza-PiƱol, Victor Rubin, Lorraine Connelly-Northey, Julian Martin, Brian Dunlop
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