About the Artist

Robin L. Stewart has exhibited paintings in solo and group shows around Australia. He currently exhibits at Eastgate & Holst Dealers in Fine Art in Hawthorn, Victoria.

Since the mid-1960s Robin worked as a commercial artist and designer in advertising agencies in Canada, USA and England. When he returned to Australia in 1969 he began a 10-year career as a senior art director, working for agencies including Ogilvy & Mather, Masius Wynne-Williams and Clemenger Advertising.

Robin founded Luscombe & Partners advertising in 1980. As Creative Director then Managing Director he built the agency into a national brand, with offices in Melbourne and Sydney.

From 1993-2008 Robin served on the board of the Victorian Tapestry Workshop, and from 1985-1990 on the board of Life Be In It. He has worked as a business and strategy writer, and created scripts for film and TV. Robin has also published two works of fiction, including Goat on a Hill (1999) and Mcity (2007). Mcity was awarded a commendation by the Fellowship of Australian writers in 2008.

Robin paints from his studio in Richmond, Melbourne Australia.

Museum Acquisitions
Castlemaine Art Gallery & Historical Museum, 2013

Exhibitions
Solo exhibition (sellout), Eastgate & Holst, 2013
Group exhibition, Eastgate & Holst, 2011
Solo exhibition, Art at St. Francis, 2011
Group exhibition, InHaus, 2009

Prizes
Finalist, Archangel Prize, 2011
Finalist, Lethbridge Prize, 2011
Finalist, Kilgour Prize, Newcastle Region Art Gallery, 2010
Finalist, Archangel Prize, 2010
Finalist, Lethbridge Prize, 2010