Name:Luke Anthony Barker
Phone:07 - 3272 2442
Year of Birth:1974
Occupation:Artist (Posing as a Construction Worker by necessity!)
Favourite Mediums:Pastel - Oil - Graphite
Background:Fine Art, Portraiture, Caricature, CD Cover Illustration, Private Commissions - individuals & interior design companies, Murals
The Studio Art School Lismore NSW
Brin Jones School of Fine Art Southport QLD
Beenleigh Art Society - Tutoring in Pastel & Graphite techniques
Private Tutoring - Individuals & Classes
Industry Membership:Beenleigh Art Society
Pastel Society of Australia
Queensland Art Workers Alliance
Work Experience:Courier Mail Brisbane - Art Department
1998-2000 Monthly work experience
Jonathon Bentley - 36666051
Awards & Prizes:30 Individual Prizes in shows entered since 1993, including:
12 First Prizes, two People's Choice Awards and
one Judge's Choice Award
Beenleigh Show QLD
Bentley Art Show NSW
1st Prize - Still Life Pastel
Highly Commended - Amateur Prize
Bentley Art Show NSWHighly Commended - Amateur Prize
Kyogle Show NSW1st Prize - Pastel Portrait
1st Prize - Still Life
1st Prize - Pastel (Any Other Subject)
1st Prize - Water Colour (Any Other Subject)
1st Prize - Charcoal Open
2nd Prize - Charcoal Open
Most Successful Exhibitor Award
Beenleigh Show QLD1st Prize - Insect Study Any Medium
2nd Prize - Any Painting Any Medium
2nd Prize - Still Life Pastel
Highly Commended - Figure Section
Bentley Art Show NSW
Gold Coast Show QLD

Beenleigh Show QLD
People's Choice Award
2nd Prize - Contemporary Painting
Highly Commended - Contemporary Painting
1st Prize - Figure Any Medium
2nd Prize - Any Painting Any Medium
Highly Commended - Seascape Any Medium
Highly Commended - Figure Painting
Beenleigh Show QLD

Gull Cottage Springwood QLD
1st Prize - Seascape Any Medium
1st Prize - Animal Study Any Medium
1st Prize - Still Life Pastel
1st Prize - Copy Any Medium
Most Successful Exhibitor Award
First Gallery Exhibition (by invitation only)
5th Annual Wildlife Exhibition
Beenleigh Art Society Annual Exhibition
Brisbane R.N.A. Show

Ormeau Art Exhibition
Judge's Choice Award
Highly Commended Fine Art Open Class
Australian Wildlife Flora & Fauna
People's Choice Award
Interior Decorator's Expo Australia (I.D.E.A.) Parklands QLDPeople's Choice Award