ENVIRONMENTAL EXPRESSIONIST ARTIST: Ursula is concerned by the challenging environmental issues which confront and threaten our global future and she believes in the importance of art to stimulate and encourage discussion of these complex and emotive choices. Her work explores the relationship that humankind has with the environment. She focuses on the profound spiritual connection we have with nature and the duality of our behaviour to the world.
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2016 Archibald Portrait Prize Entry

2016 Archibald Portrait Prize Entry

‘Rob Oakeshott’ Acrylic and Charcoal on Canvas 180 x 120cm Rob Oakeshott is a retired Australian politician. He was the Independent Member for Lyne in New South Wales. Rob was only 40 years old when he along with Tony Windsor...
Sepia Series

Sepia Series

My latest series of paintings has seen a change in my mark making and a limited palette of Sepia colours as I delve deeper into my journey of investigating the spiritual experiences projected onto natural environments.
Sepia Series

Sepia Series

My painting ‘Cutler’s Cliff’  Acrylic on Canvas 91 x 91cm  This is a painting in my new Sepia Series.
Sepia Series

Sepia Series

My painting ‘Forest Forms’ Acrylic on Canvas 122 x 91cm  A painting of a regrowth magical grove as I walked past the ruins of the Wonthaggi Coal Mine.
Sepia Series

Sepia Series

My painting of a ‘Windy Day’ Acrylic on Canvas 91 x 122cm. The strong gusty winds of Wonthaggi show the resilience of these hardy coastal trees.
Reenchantment Series

Reenchantment Series

This is a detail of my latest diptych called ‘Fernery #2’ 2015. It is a close up of the fern fronds. Click on image for more…
CUNNINGHAM DAX COLLECTION

CUNNINGHAM DAX COLLECTION

EXCITING NEWS – The exhibition FROM THE FIRE is soon to begin at The Dax Centre!!! Werner’s ‘Distorted Metal’ chosen for the Newsletter! Image: Werner Theinert, Distorted Metal, 2009, digital print on metal, 120 x 120 cm, The Cunningham Dax Collection From...
The Gippsland 14 Exhibition

The Gippsland 14 Exhibition

  ‘Windswept’ 2014 Diptych Acrylic on Canvas 100 x 200cm I have three paintings in the exhibition. Two of them are on the Youtube Video! GREAT NEWS! I have been invited to exhibit in an exciting exhibition called The Gippsland...
DOUG MORAN PORTRAIT PRIZE 2013

DOUG MORAN PORTRAIT PRIZE 2013

MS GERRI CHRISTIE 2013 Arcylic on Canvas 120 x 180cm GREAT NEWS! My Portrait of Gerri Christie has been selected as a Semi-Finalist in the Doug Moran Portrait Prize 2013 I have delivered it to the courier which should be...
Portia Geach Memorial Award 2012

Portia Geach Memorial Award 2012

My portrait of the charming author ‘Deborah Forster ‘ was a selected finalist in this prestigious and exciting portrait exhibition.  The exhibition was held at the S.H. Ervin Gallery on Observatory Hill, The Rocks in Sydney.  Werner and I had...
Photographs

Photographs

My photographs are a further exploration into humankind’s interaction with the environment, which I am also undertaking in my paintings.  I am concerned by the challenging environmental issues which confront and threaten our global future, and was shocked by what I witnessed around my home,...
Archibald Portrait

Archibald Portrait

I was honoured to be asked to sit for The Archibald Portrait Prize by the artist on my right, Janette Arnold-Collins. We are at the opening night of the Salon des Refuses, Hidden Faces of the Archibald, at the Park Hyatt...