Louise Tate

Louise Tate is a painter and writer whose practice explores personal and historical narratives of women, care, and Australian identity. Her work weaves a story that is personal, national and fictional, offering up possibilities for new ways of being in the world. Louise completed a Bachelor of Fine Art with 1st Class Honours from RMIT University, and  currently lives and works in Melbourne.

Louise has exhibited locally and internationally in solo and group exhibitions. Recent achievements include: semi-finalist in the Brett Whiteley Travelling Art Scholarship (2019) and the Doug Moran National Portrait Prize (2019), finalist in the ‘churchie’ national emerging art prize (2019), finalist in the Hopper Prize (2020), and an artist residency at the NARS Foundation in New York (2019).

 

(Portrait image credit: Tatanja Ross)

Artworks
Guerrilla gardening for the soul by Louise Tateoil on linen 40.5x30.5cm framedSold
Land of the large pink cloud by Louise Tateoil on linen 107x137cm framedSold
Listless by Louise Tateoil on canvas 122x91.5cm framedSold
Not much left now by Louise Tateoil on board 120x100cm framed
Planting seeds for the future by Louise Tateoil on linen 137x107cm framed$3300
Pocket by Louise Tateoil on linen 35.5x30cm framed$850
Sunsets that last for days by Louise Tateoil on linen 76x61cm framedSold
Teardrops like petals by Louise Tateoil on linen 61x76cm framedSold
Those disappearing feelings by Louise Tateoil on canvas 91.5x122cm framed$3100
Warmer means fewer by Louise Tateoil on board 120x100cm framed$3200
Dream Image, a Euro Delight by Louise Tateoil & synthetic polymer paint on canvas 138x123cm unframed$2500
Remembering The Tropics by Louise Tateoil & synthetic polymer paint on wood 32x42cm framed$600
The Mistaken Warmth of Porcelain by Louise Tateoil on canvas 56x41cm unframed$600
Wet Petal Bedsheets by Louise Tateoil & synthetic polymer paint on wood 32x42cm framedSold
Armchairs and Open Arms by Louise Tateoil & synthetic polymer paint on board 70x60cm unframedSold
Orchard of Peaches (For Rebecca) by Louise Tateoil & synthetic polymer paint on wood 52x72cm framedSold
Hands I’ll Never Know by Louise Tateoil & synthetic polymer paint on canvas 60x50.5cm unframedSold
With Mouths Full of Sugar by Louise Tateoil on canvas 123x91.5cm unframedSold
Paulina by Louise Tateoil & synthetic polymer paint on wood 37x42cm framedSold