Artists / Conchita Carambano

Conchita was born in 1961 in Stuttgart Germany to Spanish parents.  In 1969 she migrated with her family to Australia and went to school in NSW.  She went on to complete a Graduate Fine Arts Course at the School of Arts Sydney in 1982 and continued post graduate work in Fine Arts in 1983 and 1984.

Conchita’s work is born of an unrelenting passion for the process of creating art and the love of interacting with the canvas.  Her technique is highly refined after more than 25 years as a successful artist, working with both canvas and paper and playing with the subtleties of colour, light and form. Her schedule can be demanding by the standards of many artists -- up to16 hours on any day – but her fine art background, experience and passion show in every layered mixed media composition.

Her current paintings inject a small element of the figurative into her abstract layers while making strongly individual interpretations of her natural surroundings and experiences.  Viewing her work remains both absorbing and complex and it is these intriguing aspects that have had Conchita’s paintings and story featured in architectural, art and interior design publications since 1991.

Conchita is considered an established, collectible artist and her work is highly regarded by major collectors, including a painting specially commissioned by the National Library, in Canberra.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
Gallery One, Petersham
Holdsworth Gallery, Darlinghurst
Bonython Meadmore, Darlinghurst
The Rocks Gallery, Argyle Centre, The Rocks
Native Gallery, Woollahra
Eaglehawke, Glebe
Istral, Woollahra
Art Gallery Ethel Street, Seaforth
Hester Gallery, Newtown
Gallery 368, Crows Nest
Boccoctnos,  Avalon
Salmon Gallery, McMahons Point
Art-Frame, Double Bay
Mahoneys, Melbourne
Art Images, Adelaide
SOHO Galleries, Sydney

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
Trevor Victor Harvey Gallery, Seaforth
Bonython Meadmore, Darlinghurst
The Rocks Gallery Argyle Centre, The Rocks
Eaglehawke, Glebe
Istral , Woollahra
Old Baker’s Gallery, Sydney
SOHO Gallery, Sydney
Quadrivium, Sydney
Mahoneys Gallery, Melbourne
Holdsworth gallery, Darlinghurst
Gallery 368, Crows Nest
Salmon Gallery, McMahons Point
Manyung Gallery, Mt Eliza Melbourne

COLLECTIONS
Grand Hyatt Melbourne
Duxton Hotel Melbourne
Macquarie Town Windsor
Camden Awards 1991
Camden  Award 2001
David Jones Sydney
Veritas Corporation
David Jones South Australia
BMC Software
Duxton Hotel Sydney
Sheraton Noosa Day Spa
Hyatt Hotel Canberra
Western Hotel Taipei Taiwan
Sheraton Hotel Darling Harbour
105 Pitt Street Sydney
Blessington Judd Solicitors Sydney
Sheraton Hotel Phuong, China
Bangkok Hotel, Bangkok

MAJOR COMMISSIONS
National Library, Canberra
Macau Resort, China

Hayman Island Resort

Walker Corporation
Ana Hotel, Sydney
Royal North Shore Hospital
Regent Hotel, Sydney
Meridian Hotel, Sydney
Walker Corporation
Wentworth Hotel
Bond Street Apartments
Flinders Apartments
Mosman Medical Centre
Flinders Apartments
Stanford on Kent

Bennelong Apartments & Penthouse
St John of God Private Hospital Perth
Celsius at the Radisson Hotel Sydney
Kingston Apartments Canberra
Hunt & Hunt Lawyers
St Vincent’s Hospital
Berlie Bra Company
Marriott Sydney
Quay West

 

Works

For a Walk 2017 by Conchita Carambano

For a Walk

Oils on Canvas

122 x 152 cm

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Lets Walk 2017 by Conchita Carambano

Lets Walk

Oils on Canvas

183 x 102 cm

The Colour Indigo 2017 by Conchita Carambano

The Colour Indigo

Oils on Canvas

137 x 92 cm

Colour Me 2016 by Conchita Carambano

Colour Me

Oils on Canvas

122 x 122 cm

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Aqua Whisperer 2016 by Conchita Carambano

Aqua Whisperer

Mixed media on Canvas

137 x 183 cm

Tree Makers Dream 2016 by Conchita Carambano

Tree Makers Dream

Mixed media on Canvas

102 x 102 cm

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Tree Makers 2016 by Conchita Carambano

Tree Makers

Mixed media on Canvas

102 x 102 cm

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