Entries by Murray Charteris

Gift for Joseba

I was recently commissioned by the P&C Association of Springfield Central State High School to create a parting gift for our good friend Joseba Larrazabal, , the founding Principal of SCSHS. The finished piece was 100cm x 75cm, painted in acrylic on linen. Joseba was presented the gift at the recent SCSHS awards ceremony. Following […]

Grevillea Cafe

  The making of ‘Grevillea Cafe’. I had taken a break from painting birds for a couple of years, but when I was approached to do a commission of some native birds of Australia I couldn’t resist. I’m so glad that Helen and Roger found my artwork on the internet and made contact. By chance […]

Belonging

Well after a weekend of locking myself in the studio, I have finally finished Belonging. This painting took a while, mostly due to changing my mind several times about some of the elements of the picture. While the overall theme stayed the same the painting took over and took me into a journey that I […]

About Murray Charteris

Australian artist Murray Charteris was born in Brisbane, 1972. Predominantly working in acrylic but also with extensive experience in digital art and animation, Murray is best known for his vibrant, illustrative paintings. He has had solo exhibitions in Queensland and administered his own gallery in Hervey Bay between 2007 and 2011. Murray has had gallery […]