Tom Keukenmeester is a contemporary Australian Artist who has exhibited widely
across Australia in galleries and exhibitions. During his time
living in London, New York and Montreal, Tom continuously
developed his self-taught artistic skills; drawing and painting.
Tom completed his undergraduate at the University of South
Australia in 2013 after returning from studies at Concordia
University, Montreal. He went on to study a Master of Art
History at the University of Adelaide along with Drawing and
Painting at Adelaide Central School of Art. His work consists
of two-dimensional figurative paintings on board or canvas on
which he aims to create traditional-appearing oil paintings
that translate contemporary issues.
Recently Tom's work has been selected as a finalist in the
2017 Royal South Australian Society of Arts Biennial Portrait
Prize (Winning the RSASA award), 2017 Cliftons Art Prize,
2016 Fleurieu Art Prize, 2016 Loreto Star Portrait, 2015
Lethbridge Art Prize, the 2014 Cossack Art Prize and the
2014 Royal South Australian Society of Arts Youth Art Prize.