By Lucy Gray
The Basin on a perfect summer day. One of Rottnest Island’s favourite snorkelling spots.
152 x 76
Lucy Gray is an award-winning professional artist and educator, who lives in Mandurah, Perth. She holds a Bachelor of Fine Art and has been practicing fine art since qualifying in 2005. Lucy exhibits regularly and has been awarded an Artist Residency at Contemporary Art Spaces Mandurah in 2024. She also regularly teaches adults and children, sharing her knowledge and passion for art with the community. Lucy Gray’s art practice aims to inspire reflection and foster connections. By utilizing the ocean as her primary subject matter, she strives to evoke intense emotions and establish a profound connection with the viewer. Gray paints realistically. She captures the essence of the ocean’s diverse forms, which are influenced by weather and time. In our fast-paced society, she believes it is crucial to remind ourselves of the importance of slowing down, reflecting, and allowing nature to serve as our muse.