Deborah Paauwe - lilli

Deborah Paauwe's diptych work features in the lobby of lilli apartments, South Yarra.

Deborah Paauwe graduated from the SA School of Art in 1994 and completed her MA in Fine Art at the Chelsea School of Art, London in 2000. She has exhibited nationally and internationally in over 35 solo exhibitions throughout Australia, London, Europe, Asia, New Zealand and the United States.

In 1999 she was awarded a Anne and Gordon Samstag International Visual Arts Scholarship and in 2004 undertook a Australia Council studio residency in New York. She has been commissioned to work with Hugo Boss, Hermes, Josh Goot, Marie Claire magazine and recently photographed Sarah-Jane Clarke and Heidi Middleton from Sass and Bide for the National Portrait Gallery, Canberra.

Her work is represented in over 35 collections including the National Gallery of Australia; Art Gallery of SA; Art Gallery of WA and Artbank. In 2004 Wakefield Press published a hardcover book on Paauwe's work titled "Beautiful Games" written by Wendy Walker.

Deborah Paauwe is represented in Australia by Greenaway Art Gallery, Adelaide and Michael Reid, Sydney. www.deborahpaauwe.com