all art is a confession 


II. Landscapes

‘Classic cinema has been an enormous influence on my visual language and the development of personal motifs that continue to evolve.. That combined with the Tasmanian landscape set my course as a landscape painter in 2009 - Laura Courtney

What follows is a selection of representational landscape and urban/romantic landscapes from 2009 to 2018.




‘but if you close your eyes it almost feels as if nothing changed at all’  oil & wax on board, 40 cm x 30 cm - 2018





‘The departure, Tasmania’   70 cm x 120 cm   oil on board    - 2011










‘Vaticani’  oil & wax on board, 30 cm x 40 cm - 2017







‘The weight’  oil on board, 65 cm x 45 cm - 2009









‘Palatine Hill, Roma’   11 cm x 18 cm,  oil on board  -   2015















‘you may have the universe if I may have Italy - Umbria’  oil & wax on board, 30cm x 40 cm - 2017















‘The road to Cortona’  oil & wax on board, 30cm x 40 cm - 2017















‘Here is there’  oil on board, 11cm x 18cm - 2013













‘Time’   oil on board  15 cm x 15 cm    - 2013












‘The persistence of memory II’  oil on canvas, 15cm x150 cm - 2018


















‘The fox man’   oil on board    60 cm x 75 cm - 2015












‘Tasmanian landscape IV’ oil on canvas 15cm x 15cm   - 2018













‘her smile burned Rome to the ground’ oil on canvas 15cm x 15cm  -   2018














‘Huon nocturne - Tasmania’    oil on board    150 cm x 30 cm    - 2011










‘falling rocket IV’   oil on board, 240cm x 180 cm  2016     








‘Geeveston Winter, Tasmania’  90 cm x 120 cm  oil on board    - 2009









‘Elizabeth, after the burial’    90 cm x 120 cm, oil on board   - 2009   







‘Politics - Centennial Park - Sydney’ oil on board,  65cm x 200cm  - 2014









‘The Quest, an homage to Rick Amor’, oil on board   40cm x 65 cm  - 2011








‘Apollo & Artemis’   oil on board     15 cm x 15 cm   - 2014













‘Roma VIII’     oil on board   15 cm x 15 cm   - 2011







‘Golden Summer with dog’  oil on board  120 cm x 180 cm   - 2014 






‘The night watch’  oil on board   55 cm x 120 cm    - 2013
    






‘Solitude’     60 cm x 75 cm    oil on board     2011






‘Memory’    oil on board   90 cm x 120 cm - 2011








‘Huon Willow - Tasmania’   oil on board 15 cm x 15 cm    - 2011










‘ The road - Tasmania’   oil on board   15 cm x 15 cm   - 2008









‘ The rider - after Corot’    oil on board    40 cm x 120 cm - 2009







‘Oysters, bone, leadshot and heavy metal - The mighty Derwent, Tasmania’
oil on board,  40cm x 120cm  - 2015