Bob has been involved making art full time following retirement in 2015 as an electrical engineer, based in his Windam Studio, Sydney, Australia. He is self-taught and has participated in workshops by well-known Sydney artists John Rice and Ann Cape.
Bob draws inspiration from the natural surroundings, people and places. He is also inspired by the masters from the 17th to 20th centuries, particularly Katsushika Hokusai and Tom Roberts. He led a local art group for 3 years, is a member of the Hornsby Art Society (HAS), and listed on the National Register of Australian Art & Artists (NRAAA).
Bob practised fine art photography for many years however, changed to painting to better achieve and share his creative thoughts. He is continuously exploring the many avenues of art materials, mediums, subjects, styles and techniques.
Bob has exhibited in HAS exhibitions and awarded ‘Best Painting’ 2019 Members Exhibition. Other exhibitions Bob’s work displayed; Mooney Valley (Melb.) 2020 Carlingford (Melb.) 2020 Art On Fire (Sydney) 2020
Websites of Bob’s artworks; www.pinterest.com.au/btalbot6 www.gallery247.com.au International Art Society bluethumb.com.au
Other Interests: Life Member & Secretary Sydney Classical Guitar Society http://www.classicalguitarsydney.org