SMALL & LARGE FORMAT CONTEMPORARY SCULPTURE
Soho Galleries and Artpark Exhibitions
Stephen Coburn was
born in Sydney in 1955. He achieved his School Certificate in 1971 at St Ives
High School and his Higher School Certificate at Chiron College in 1977 After
attending Hornsby Technical College from 1972 73, he studied at East Sydney
Technical College between 1974-78,gaining his Diploma of Art(Sculpture). During
this time he also played music and preformed as the bass player for the Pop
group Mental as anything. He went on to further study at Canberra College of
Advanced Education from 1980 83, specializing in the conservation of
paintings and fine art.
Coburn has also
traveled extensively and has a diverse range of professional experience to his
credit. In 1969-71 he lived in Paris and traveled to Italy, Spain, England
Switzerland, Belgium and Holland. In more recent times he has also visited
Indonesia, the United States of America, and made extensive trips around
After many years of
concentrating on painting, having many solo exhibitions and exhibiting in numerous
group exhibitions Coburn has returned to Sculpture. He exhibited at Sculpture
By The Sea in 2002, 2007 and 2009. He
had an exhibition based on the Hawkesbury River called the Deerubbin Series at
the Depot Gallery Danks Street. Coburn describes his style as a balance between
Human endeavor and Nature; there is an environmental theme through his work.
This can be seen in his series Revenge of the Roadkill where he turns cars
into animals. Coburn continues to paint, make sculpture and play music from his
studio in Mosman.
Artwork visual, CV and list of works on application.