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Irene Osborne Dip F.A.

23 Jubilee Drive, Waikiki, W.A. 6169
Phone: +61-8- 9527 3419

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Memberships:
Artists Foundation W.A. ArtsLAW (National)
Artsource (W.A.)
Rockingham Regional Arts Inc
Watercolour Society of Western Australia. NAVA (National)
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Arts Education:

2008-2010 Studying @ Central TAFE-Perth. - Advanced Diploma in Sculpture (& Public Art)
2002 C.A.N. W.A., Public & Community Art Course
2001 C.A.N. W.A., Course in Cultural Planning.
1987 Technical Correctness in Fine Arts.
1975 Diploma in Fine Arts. (Painting major) - Claremont School of Arts


Arts Skills & Experience:
  • Competent with all Drawing and Painting media.
  • Varied Sculpture skills
  • Exhibited throughout Australia and in New York, USA
  • Arts Awards & Competitions Judge.
  • Arts Lecturer - TAFE, Private & Communities in N.S.W., VIC., and W.A
  • Art Consultant to City of Rockingham, Mt Barker
  • Positions on State/ Local Government Arts Panels: Healthway, ARTSWA.
  • Public Art Projects & Commissions:
    - Stainless Steel Sculptures & Banner Poles.
    - Murals painted for towns ( 10x) and private commissions.
    - Etched Stone Sculptures – Pt Hedland, Karratha , Airport Welcome.
    - Mosaic inserts for pathways etc
    - Feather banner making
    - Roundabout Features – sculpted or mosaic.

Public Art Projects & Commissions:
  • 2008 - Dragonfly Fire Sculpture –Ellenbrook Fire Festival
  • 2006 - Stainless Steel Sculptures – 10 items (Delphinis Pk) City of Rockingham
  • 2005 - Murals - 2x, Steam Train and Historical Rural, both 33m long, Mt Barker
  • 2005 - Entry Statement – S-Steel Sculpted birds and grasstrees, City of Rockingham
  • 2005 - “Art Out Yonda” 3 painted cars community murals, Yalgoo
  • 2005 - Big Game Challenge– Kambalda
  • 2005 - BP Golden Jubilee, Series of 3 paintings for Rockingham, Kwinana & Cockburn.
  • 2004 - Murals – 2x Historic Sandalwood, Bencubbin.
  • 2003 - “Welcome to Denham” roundabout mosaic, facilitated community art workshops
  • 2003 - Dirk Hartog Ship Plate, cement roundabout feature – Denham, Shark Bay
  • 2003 - Celebration Feather Banners Collection – Shark Bay
  • 2003 - Mural - Coral Reef Fantasy – Lady Lawley Cottage, Respite Centre – Cottesloe
  • 2002 - Mural - Historic Fire Theme – (96 sq m) Mandogalup Fire Station.
  • 2002 - Artist in Residence - Painted Community Banners & Street Mosaics, Shark Bay.
  • 1999 - “Welcoming Stones” 7x Etched Rocks - Karratha Airport Shire of Roebourne.
  • 1999 - 4x Etched Rocks – Karratha Tourist Centre, Tribute - NW Pioneer Women.
  • 1998 - 12x Etched “Sitting Stones” – Port Hedland Primary School
  • 1998 - Mural - Lake Grace Historical Women’s Mural –(39 sq m), 48 portraits of pioneer women of the district, including local historical references.
  • 1997 - 3x Paintings – Roebourne Police Station, Series of large historic paintings.
Art Awards & Prizes:
Irene has won numerous Arts Awards and has a separate listing available on request.

Collections: Irene’s paintings are represented in numerous private and corporate collections worldwide
A selection of these are:

Pilbara Development Commission,
Karratha Airport,
Shire of Roebourne,
Alinta Gas, WA.
BP Kwinana – (Golden Jubilee),
Dorsogna, WA.
The Vines Resort, WA
Hamersley Iron , Dampier, WA.
Kanowna Belle Gold mine – Kalgoorlie, WA.
Cambridge Gulf Exploration, WA
Woodside Petroleum, Dampier, WA
Posco Mining, Chilli.
Dept of Defence – Army, Sydney NSW.
Heritage Council of WA
Parliament House, Perth, WA
Dept of Resources Development, Perth WA.
Sir Charles Court AK, KCMG OBE Perth WA
Sir Russel Madigan OBE, Melb., Vic.
City of Rockingham,
City of Cockburn,
Town of Kwinana

Irene’s Fine Art Services:
*Sculpture or Paintings & Artwork Commissions*
* Public Art Projects * Artist in Residence *
*Painted or stitched Banners * Mosaic *
* Art Awards Judge *

For more than 30 years, this accomplished artist has been constantly involved in the arts, Irene Osborne is eagerly sought after by astute collectors for her unique artworks, or for doing community and public arts projects in Western Australia. Be sure to contact her early when planning your Arts project.

Studio viewing by appointment please.
Enquiries Welcome
Phone: 61 8 - 9527 3417
or Mob: 0417 176 160