Catherine Fitzgerald is an abstract Expressionist Artist. Her paintings naturally express her passion from memory and imagination for the simple things in life, travel , culture and nature.
Catherine Fitzgerald was born, raised and resides in Melbourne Victoria. An accomplished self taught Watercolourist, Oil and Acrylic painter since receiving her first art prize at twelve years old. Catherine is a multi award winning artist who has enjoyed world wide attention for her work with over twenty years experience as a professional Artist. Her paintings emanates a series of vibrancy, movement and emotional honesty. Her paintings are a journey, being creative with feelings of freedom , dreams and visions. Sometimes she asks, “Is so much happiness allowed”. Visions build up when she enters the studio, hours go by without a need to speak! She paints to relive those scenes as if she is there. All these excitements and visions come back in her head, so very pleasantly lost! Catherine paints most days, its an obsession, a spontaneous personal expression and not through the influence of others.
On one of her trips to Europe, Catherine was captivated by the Historical and Culture of the people and their countries, in particular their architecture and lifestyle. Her obsession of these regions is constantly being revisited through her paintings. Catherine is often asked to demonstrate and judge at Exhibitions and has had her painting methods outlined in the Australian Artist Magazine. She has also has Solo and Group Exhibitions in Melbourne and Sydney, her works are held in private and public collections here and Internationally.
Catherine is also involved in Commission work. When you Commission a Catherine Fitzgerald painting you can choose a composition and colour palate that suits your needs. You love my art but need specific dimension to suit your space. Though every piece of art work is one of a kind, no two of my paintings are the same. If you find a painting of Catherine’s that has been sold or the dimensions not to your specification she can assist you in creating a piece tailored to your individual requirements.
Catherine likes the viewer to experience as she does, an instant reminder especially with their wishes that they are part of the scene, she likes share and put a smile on so many faces each time she enters her studio.