Places, Moments – Seen and Felt
Mal Leckie is a Perth born artist who arrived on the Gold Coast in 1974 to take up an appointment as Art Master at The Southport School, resigning in 1988 to become a professional, full time artist.
He holds graduate and post-graduate qualifications in Fine Art and Art Education from Curtin University, WA. – Majoring in sculpture.
With 37 solo exhibitions and 50+ selected group exhibitions to his credit he is one of the region’s most accomplished artists. These exhibitions have been held in Brisbane, Sydney, Canberra, Melbourne, Perth, Hobart, Adelaide, Gold Coast, Noumea, Hong Kong and numerous regional centres.
Mal has been awarded 36 prizes for his work in New South Wales, Queensland and Western Australia – including the Gold Coast City Art Prize on three occasions.
His work is represented in collections in 18 countries around the world and his work has been acquired by numerous corporate collections including Commonwealth Bank, Qantas, Conrad Jupiters, Bird-Cameron and Morris International.
This exhibition showcases works that resonate calm and stillness and will be a beautiful visual and immersive experience.
We welcome you to attend the Opening Event on Saturday 12th October to meet and chat with Mal himself.