.I am a big fan of celebrated artist, Robert Doble’s work
Robert Doble articulate life’s joy and pain with an emotional precision
that bares the wonderment and scars from a heightened consciousnes.
Doble’s artistry is a Morse Code of emotions; a boisterous expression of
personal experiences, a hallucination of beauty and a powerful abstraction
of circumstance. Influences from a life well travelled and lived add to the
gestural abstraction of a talent that hums with a restlessness that urgently
,Born in U.K., Robert Doble studied at the Chelsea School of Art, London. Arriving in Australia in 1990, he continued with his works culminating in approximately twenty exhibitions to date and numerous projects. In 2006 he won the Ergon Energy Central Queensland Art Award and was a finalist in the 55th Blake Prize for Religious Art and the Williamstown Tattersalls Art Prize. In 2008 he was asked by Hermes to paint their infamous life-size “in-store horse” as part of the Melbourne Fashion Festival. Doble is represented in the National Gallery of Victoria with a painting from his Gravity series of 2000, as well as Price Waterhouse Coopers, Rockhampton Art Gallery, The Botanical Restaurant, and private collections in Australia, Japan, UK, USA, Italy and Spain.