Our Team of Artists
Artist, Blogger & Founder of Art Xtedia
My vision for Art Xtedia is to become a household name and a place of inspiration for creative souls. We are about bringing you the best and finest of our Australian and international visual artist where we not only display beautiful art but we also convey an inspirational story behind our work.
Known for being an eccentric person there were many years of struggles and lost feelings because my creativity needed discovery, but now since embarking upon my artistic journey, many opportunities and pathways are presenting themselves to fulfill my mission to heal our world through Art and bring back it’s meaning in a new and fresh way.
In the process of creating and establishing myself as an artist and blogger, my life’s purpose become clearer to me each time. This creative experiences are both healing and therapeutic and I have made a decision to help as many people along the way into embracing their own creativity.
My painting technique varies for each artwork, but at most times, whether I choose acrylics, wax or oil to paint with, it is a totally a healing experience for me. This makes my original paintings a meaningful creation because they are all unique and special within each collection. I believe that you deserve to own something that is truly one of a kind and its value can be found in its good taste and exquisite style. My Art is intended to make your life beautiful. So enjoy, and be inspired by everything that Art has to offer.
Tanja Louise grew up in a rural town Australia, the youngest of four siblings, she has always had a keen interest in Art. Tanja predominately works with pencil art, but also uses ink and watercolour. She has not completed any formal qualifications in Art, an autodidact – a self taught artist of all aspects of her works, making her art truly unique. She has had her works in several local art shows and galleries, and also completed works on consignment. Tanja’s art comprises of intricate drawings, which include dotwork and mandalas, and also photorealism.
Impressionist Artist & Landscape Poet
This is my journey into the world of Art. Throughout my life, I have resonated well with watercolours. Landscapes are my forte to bring me back to reading a poem like Dorothy Mackellar’s ‘My Country’, which describes the Australian landscape in its majestic beauty. Nature and structures are my inspiration when my paintings are brought to life.
‘In October last year, Monika was approached by Woodlands Publishing, requesting up to 25 paintings. This was a major project for her, not only was she very surprised at being approached, but she was also apprehensive whether she could meet the level of standard of the magazine, having never been involved in such a project before. Yet, to her surprise, when the magazine Artist’s Palette issue 145 came out on the 25th January, her feature covered 10 pages receiving overwhelming positive feedback.’
Rocky Village – Walk through the journey of simply letting go all your worries as you step into the sands barefoot feeling yourself grounded within these landscape.
Impressionist Artist & War Veteran
A man with a delicate touch for landscape and seascape paintings. Having found his healing through art he is now an emerging artist. He sets a good example in coming to terms with the past, by creating beauty in our present. He is inspired by the works of Lens Hend, Bob Ross and Bill Alexander; men who bring life to their canvas by portraying reality.
Water Valley – The soothing and flowing of our feelings when we are inspired by nature.
Portrait & Impressionist Artist
A beauty that conveys her message of love in her Art. She sees in her reality the contrast of life and is inspired by her own imagination of truth. A talented artist with a versatile approach to creating life as it unfolds for her.
An Artist with a heart for nature’s beauty as she captures mother earth’s finest creations. Sandra discovered herself within her paintings not long ago and continues to paint her world beautiful. Her craft details nature as she brings you through its reality that aesthetically shines on canvas. Coming up as a winner in a local neighbourhood Art show Sandra’s art is appreciated both throughout her little village in Victoria, Australia and her online art presence.
Satin Bloom – I stand tall in the midst of darkness as I transform from fragile to a full bloomed flower of hope.
Digital Art Realist and Expressionist
Neil is a self-taught artist with a spinal injury which has caused him difficulty with fine and gross motor skills. Not to be deterred, his creativity is now expressed through his beautiful paintings. He spent most of his life as a career classical musician until an accident in 2007 cut that dream short. As an award-winning International artist he has found that his purpose and passion for beauty can equally flow through the vibrancy and colours that emanate like musical notes from within his artworks.
Winter Vortex & Butterfly Retreat
Cold as ice and as beautiful as snow I swing by my tunnel of hope as my life goes through the channels of change
Urban Expert Artist
Sarah Sculley creates colourful and layered art inspired by the female form, typography and vibrancy. Sarah mixes these elements to create her work on canvas, paper, surfboards and skate decks. She is inspired by personal events, emotional pitfalls and the constant need to find the positive in every situation. her creations are about empowering women, to empathise, to understand and to be the sunshine when skies are grey. “I create colourful, emotional and intimate artwork. It is honest in its exploration of both the light and dark inside all of us. It depicts the contrast between internal self-talk and the external self that is shown to the world”.
Empowering and destructive thoughts are paired with dramatic figures, bold statements and strokes.
Community of Kili Tingatinga
Kili Tingatinga Art represents a community of impoverished artists from Dar es Salaam Tanzania in Africa who are incredibly talented. Tingatinga Art tells the stories of the art from and these amazing, and helps communities get food on their table and help create sustainability in a region which is struggling with poverty and where less than 27% of people get a secondary education.
We create to sustain ourselves and to spread our message that poverty is not our way of life – assist us in evolving to a more comfortable life.
Mix Media Expert Artist
Mrinal Dutt is from Ahemadabad,India. He is a well-known for specializing in all media and significantly a self-taught artist. His inspiration is Sir MF Hussain and his artistic journey started by doing simple sketches. He likes to sit in places and bring his imagination to life on his canvas. He quotes and believes that”being an artist we have a power to see the world differently”.
Togetherness – A masterpiece created to embody love in it’s purest form
Realism and Portrait Artist
A painting says a thousand words, Alistair is a gifted artist with the capability to bring your senses alive through his art. He awakens your feelings and triggers your artistic emotions.
I smile because life tickles me with joy and hope
Collage Expert Artist
Sing Wan Chong Li is from Santiago de Chile. Her collages have been published in magazines virtual of Canada and Peru, also in the magazine printed “Le vertebre et Rossignol” N 4 (Canada), in the news ufológico autonomous “Noufa” and in the website “Cactus Cultural”. Her outstanding work exhibits worldwide from Costa Rica, Mexico to Spain.
Born and raised in Transylvania(Roumania ) the composition and masterful use of color are Ildiko’s trademarks. Life events, feelings and unanswered questions a true sense of belonging or longing are evident in her figurative work – even her abstract works provide a sense of destination. Ildikó’s work communicates to the viewer the mystical appreciation for life and its creation by depicting the human condition – wired to be social yet often alone though not necessarily lonely. Ildikó’s choice of colours give the viewer a sense of real happiness. Innocent in their purity, yet bold and unashamed. All elements lead the viewer’s eye to yet another dimension. The relevancy of Ildikó’s art, along with its playful nature have made her work highly desirable for the art collectors. Her work has been featured in exhibitions in Europe and work is found in private collections worldwide.
The Hiding – Inspired by our private thoughts and the need for solitude.
Digital Expert Artist
Influenced by Digital Media, Kelvin’s unique style of digital art “Smoke Art” combines photography and digital composite techniques to redefine reality and create meaning.
The conceptual elemental composites are exposing how cultural activity is impacting on the environment. His outstanding work explores issues of displacement, loss and the evocative nature of vision and the spectator.