The art that made me

In this ongoing series from Look – the Gallery’s members magazine – artists discuss works in the Art Gallery of NSW collection that either inspire, influence or simply delight them.

Ceara Metlikovec with her work *Maya 21 August 2018* 2018
The art that made me: Ceara Metlikovec

Art Set: 15 items

Image: Tony Costa
The art that made me: Tony Costa

Art Set: 14 items

Deborah Kelly. Image © Nick Cubbin
The art that made me: Deborah Kelly

Art Set: 14 items

Jack Lanagan Dunbar with his Brett Whiteley Travelling Art Scholarship 2019 winning work *Hades* 2019
The art that made me: Jack Lanagan Dunbar

Art Set: 14 items


Image: Paul Ryan
The art that made me: Paul Ryan

Art Set: 14 items

Tom Polo. Photo by Maja Baska
The art that made me: Tom Polo

Art Set: 14 items

Photo of Debra Phillips
The art that made me: Debra Phillips

Art Set: 14 items

Photo of Del Kathryn Barton
The art that made me: Del Kathryn Barton

Art Set: 14 items


Image: James Drinkwater
The art that made me: James Drinkwater

Art Set: 14 items

Image: Vernon Ah Kee. Photo: Joe Ruckli
The art that made me: Vernon Ah Kee

Art Set: 14 items

Image: Joan Ross
The art that made me: Joan Ross

Art Set: 15 items

Image: Agatha Gothe-Snape, courtesy Artspace. Photo by Jessica Maurer.
The art that made me: Agatha Gothe-Snape

Art Set: 14 items


Image: William Yang. Courtesy Belinda Rolland Photography
The art that made me: William Yang

Art Set: 14 items

Image: Laith McGregor
The art that made me: Laith McGregor 

Art Set: 14 items

Image: Lauren Brincat
The art that made me: Lauren Brincat

Art Set: 15 items

Khaled Sabsabi. Photo by Jessica Maurer, courtesy Artspace
The art that made me: Khaled Sabsabi

Art Set: 14 items


The art that made me: Jude Rae

Art Set: 17 items

Nell, 2016 Artspace One Year Studio Artist. Courtesy Artspace, Sydney. Photo: Jessica Maurer
The art that made me: Nell

Art Set: 14 items

Photo: Cherine Fahd
The art that made me: Cherine Fahd

Art Set: 14 items

Image: Richard Tipping. Photo: William Yang
The art that made me: Richard Tipping

Art Set: 20 items


Maria Kontis. Photo by Ona Janzen
The art that made me: Maria Kontis

Art Set: 7 items

Peter Kingston. Photo: Jan Cork
The art that made me: Peter Kingston

Art Set: 14 items

Nigel Milsom (right) with Charles Waterstreet, the subject of his 2015 Archibald Prize winning portrait
The art that made me: Nigel Milsom

Art Set: 11 items

Ann Thomson. Photo by Stephen Oxenbury
The art that made me: Ann Thomson

Art Set: 11 items


Image: Kevin Connor
The art that made me: Kevin Connor

Art Set: 19 items

Ildiko Kovacs. Photo by Stephen Oxenbury
The art that made me: Ildiko Kovacs

Art Set: 7 items

Brenda L Croft
The art that made me: Brenda L Croft

Art Set: 19 items

Image: Mitch Cairns
The art that made me: Mitch Cairns

Art Set: 11 items


Wendy Sharpe. Photo by Michael Amendolia
The art that made me: Wendy Sharpe

Art Set: 11 items

Reg Mombassa
The art that made me: Reg Mombassa

Art Set: 25 items

Ben Quilty. Photo: Andre de Borde
The art that made me: Ben Quilty

Art Set: 14 items

Tom Carment. Photo: Michael Wee.
The art that made me: Tom Carment

Art Set: 16 items


Lindy Lee. Photo: Lee Nutter
The art that made me: Lindy Lee

Art Set: 16 items

Laing and assistants in 2003 in the Tanami Desert, shooting the series *one dozen unnatural disasters in the Australian landscape*. Photo Peter Burgess.
The art that made me: Rosemary Laing

Art Set: 15 items

Image: Cressida Campbell Photo: Hugh Stewart
The art that made me: Cressida Campbell

Art Set: 20 items

**Image:** Aida Tomescu. Photo: Jedd Cooney
The art that made me: Aida Tomescu

Art Set: 17 items