Charles Blackman

Charles Blackman

Biography

Charles Blackman (Australian, b.1928) is a painter, best known for his Schoolgirl and Alice in Wonderland series, and is regarded as one of the most important figurative painters in Australia. Born in Sydney, Blackman was largely self taught, and became an illustrator for the Sun newspaper before moving to Me Read More...

Awards

1997 OBE
1963 Georges Invitation Art Prize, Georges Gallery Melbourne (one painting and one drawing)
1960 Helena Rubinstein Scholarship, Melbourne
1960 George Crouch Prize, Ballarat Fine Art Gallery
1960 Wins prize. A. Shore, The Age (February)
1958 George Crouch Prize, Ballarat Fine Art Gallery
1958 Ro Read More...

Exhibitions

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  • Charles Blackman

    Red Dress And Yellow Jonquils

    121.5 × 101 cm

    oil on canvas

  • Charles Blackman

    Jack in the Box

    72 × 52 cm

    watercolour on paper

  • Charles Blackman

    Alice on the Table

    73 × 66.7 cm

    archival pigment print on paper

  • Charles Blackman

    Skipping Girls

    89 × 68 cm

    pigment print on paper

  • Charles Blackman

    Schoolgirl and Cat

    30 × 21 cm

    ink on paper

  • Charles Blackman

    Schoolgirl and Cat

    30 × 21 cm

    ink on paper

  • Charles Blackman

    Schoolgirl and Rabbit

    35 × 25 cm

    ink on paper

  • Charles Blackman

    Schoolgirl and Rabbit

    30 × 21 cm

    ink on paper

  • Charles Blackman

    Nude on Carpet

    30 × 21 cm

    ink on paper

  • Charles Blackman

    Girl with Flowers 1960

    60 × 97 cm

    archival pigment print on paper

  • Charles Blackman

    Four Schoolgirls

    66 × 100 cm

    archival pigment print on artist paper

  • Charles Blackman

    The Meeting 1961

    65 × 67 cm

    archival pigment print on artist paper

  • Charles Blackman

    'Skipping Girl 1954'

    89 × 67 cm

    archival pigment print on paper

  • Charles Blackman

    Blue Bouquet and Window 1973

    66 × 91 cm

    archival pigment print on paper

  • Charles Blackman

    Schoolgirls in Laneway 1953

    66 × 53 cm

    archival pigment print on artist paper

  • Charles Blackman

    The Letter

    66 × 159 cm

    digital print

  • Charles Blackman

    'The Angelus'

    66 × 84 cm

    pigment print on paper

  • Charles Blackman

    Dreaming Alice

    66 × 97 cm

    archival pigment print on paper

  • Charles Blackman

    'Alice in Wonderland 1956'

    84 × 66 cm

    archival pigment print on paper

  • Charles Blackman

    Girl with yellow bouquet 1959

    89 × 68 cm

    archival pigment print on paper