TOM KEUKENMEESTER

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.