Weekdays: 10am-4pm
Weekends: 11am-4pm
DONATE
BECOME A MEMBER/LOGIN

David Taylor

FVAS

David is recognised internationally for his painting, teaching and his services to the arts.
Born in Melbourne Australia in 1941, David’s early career began in etching and a 6-year apprenticeship at the north Melbourne Printing School of Graphic Arts to colour etching assisted in his future career as an artist painter. Many hand skills were learned such as hand engraving, lino and wood cutting also etching with zinc, copper and magnesium, later etching on film in lithography.

David’s painting career expands many years of studying the art of watercolour painting and he has been involved in teaching his great love of this medium to painters both in Australia and overseas since the late sixties. He is involved in regularly tutoring for the Australian and International Artist magazine.

His numerous achievements include over 100-awards in watercolour, including the Herald Sun Best Of Show Gold Medal Award at The Camberwell Rotary Exhibition 2002 and a silver medal in 1976. and Silver Award currently in 2007. David won the the prestigious Victorian Artists Society Artist Of The Year Award in 1976, 1980 and again in 1989. That same year, David received the Distinguished Leadership Award for outstanding services to watercolour and teaching from the International Directory of Distinguished Leadership and a certificate of merit for distinguished service to the community.

David’s works are represented in numerous public and private collections worldwide.


Works by David Taylor

Sun after Frost Bang bang creek By David Taylor A.W.I.F.V.A.S Size 99 cm x 82 cm $4,000
Sun after Rain, Bang Bang Creek
David Taylor
99cm (W) x 82cm (H)
Watercolour
$ 4,000.00
Morning Glen Helen By David Taylor $6,000
Morning Glen Helen
David Taylor
Watercolour
$ 6,000.00
Natures Way Bay of Fires Tasmania  by David Taylor A.W.I.F.V.A.S  1 metre and 24 cm x 93cm Watercolour
Nature's Way, Bay of Fires
David Taylor
93cm (W) x 24cm (H)
Watercolour
$ 6,000.00
Wating The Tide Looe  U K by David Taylor  A .W.I .F.V.A.S sze 54 cmx 35 cm Watercolor
Waiting the Tide Looe, UK
David Taylor
54cm (W) x 35cm (H)
Watercolour
$ 2,000.00
SEE MORE VAS ARTISTS

Acknowledgment of traditional owners.

We would like to pay our respects to the traditional owners of the land on which our building stands, their leaders, past, present and emerging.