Tony Walker, visual artist

painting here and around the globe

Tony Walker is based in Queensland Australia, and his artwork is focused on landscape and figurative painting drawn from worldwide locations and remote, coastal and urban Australia.

His free and expressive style in watercolour, acrylic inks on paper and canvas and other media, is interpretive and reaches to the heart and spirit of the subject.

Tony travels widely and is represented in galleries in Australia and overseas. He has received various commendations and awards over the years, most recently winning RQAS Brisbane ‘Town and Country’ exhib June 2016, and in the previous year both 1st prize in Watercolour Society of Qld Annual Exhibition, and 2nd in RQAS Watercolour Exhibition.

Galleries & Shows

Tony has solo exhibitions most years. The most recent was in 2015 at Al Madina Gallery in Muscat, Oman, which represents his work after a painting tour in France and Oman. This was followed later in 2015 by solos at Aspire Gallery and Petrie Terrace Gallery Brisbane. He regularly exhibits at Aspire Gallery, the Royal Queensland Art Society Gallery, Watercolour Society Queensland, and AGRA Melbourne.

For a recent selection of work go to “Galleries

Bio and Interview

Tony Walker is Australian, Queensland born, and has studios in Brisbane and Noosa. Now a professional artist and tutor, his earlier career was in urban design in Australia and overseas.
With regard to tutoring art, he observes: “…The biggest obstacle for master or beginner is to be unable or unwilling to cast away habits and preconceptions and try something that is new to them.”

For an interview with Tony by Creative Spirit go here.

Recent pen sketches

These are a selection of pen and wash (Aerocolor acrylic ink or watercolour wash) shown as slideshow – Some works available as signed limited edition prints [link to purch.] See more works here