resides - Sunshine Coast, Qld, Australia
Visual Artist Jacqui Stewart divides her time between family life, photographing landscape surrounds and time in her studio. A perfect combination that ignites her creativity. Jacqui grew up in Melbourne and is now based on the Sunshine Coast Queensland, where she lives high up on a mountain range with her husband, two daughters and Bella the Staffy.
Jacqui graduated in 2000 with Honours from Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT), with a Bachelor of Education - Visual Arts and Health & PE.
Jacqui has taught art in Secondary schools in Victoria and Queensland for a number of years. Having a background in Art Education, Jacqui is a diverse artist and is always exploring different art styles as you can see in her work. She adopted a modernist, figurative - approach to her previous paintings and designer illustrations. Her older works displays a strong Australian narrative content and is currently focusing on contemporary landscapes and photography.
1996 - 1999 RMIT
Bachelor of Education with Honours.
Visual Arts P-12 / Health & Physical Education P-10
2017 Footsquare Finalist, In Clear View, Aspire Gallery, Paddington Brisbane
2016 Finalist, Sweet & Juicy, Lethbridge 10000 Small Scale Award, Brisbane
1996 Golden Key International Society Award for academic achievement, RMIT
1994 Exceptional Service Award - Ski Instructing Blue Cow Mountain, NSW
Sunshine Coast Grammar Qld - Year 3-10 Ceramics, Printmaking, Visual Arts
Nambour State College Qld - Year 7-12 Visual Arts
North Arm State School Qld - Grade 2-4 Voluntary Visual Arts
Caloundra State College Qld - Year 7-10 Visual Arts
St John's College Qld - Year 7-12 Visual Arts, Health & PE
Sienna Catholic College Qld Year 7-12 Visual Arts, Health & PE
Catholic Regional College Vic - Year 7-9 Ceramics, Printmaking,
Visual Arts, Health, Health & PE
Wedge Park Primary School Vic - Grade 1-2