Vale Michael Hobbs

Michael was a huge and enthusiastic supporter of the arts, and a friend, since the 1970s.

I painted this portrait of him in 1999.


New paintings - old habits

Tom Carment's exhibition, New paintings - old habits is on from 7 November - 2 December 2017 at the King Street Gallery on Wiliam.

177 William St, Darlinghurst 2010
02 9360 9727

Click on the image below to view full exhibiton and prices.

Alex's Olivetti Lettera oil on linen 41x51cm


New essays

Tom has two new essays just published in Sydney Review of Books and Neighbourhood Newspaper.

See below:

Neighbourhood Watch - Womerah Lane, Sydney Review of Books

Typewriters and Eggs, Neighbourhood Newspaper 


Still life awards

Tom is a finalist in two upcoming national still life awards, STILL at the Coffs Harbour Regional Art Gallery and the Eutick Memorial Still Life Award in Wollongong. They have chosen two of his recent typewriter still lifes.

 Fiona's Optima  2017  oil on linen  41 x 51 cm

Office typewriter  2017  oil on linen 49 x 59 cm


Self portrait exhibition

Tom is taking part in a self-portrait exhibition, with Lucy Culliton and Wendy Sharpe, at the King Street Gallery on William, 177 William Street Darlinghurst, from 15 August until September 9.

He will show a group of small self portraits from the late 1980s to 2017 - a timeline of his ageing.