artist lucy hennessy

Yes, her artworks stopped me in my tracks but what really won me over about Lucy Hennessy is that she'd most like to meet Julian Schnabel. After reading about him recently in Vanity Fair, I couldn't agree with her more. Lucy is exhibiting at Frances Keevil Gallery until 13 May.

What five words best describe you? Reflective, intense, sensitive, loving and spirited.
What's your proudest achievement? My son Ambrose.
What was the starting point for this exhibition? The Australian Ballet's performance in December 2007 titled "Destiny".
Who inspires you? The artist
Clarice Beckett.
What are you passionate about? Painting.
What's the best lesson you've learnt? To let go.
Which person, living or dead, would you most like to meet? Julian Schnabel.
What are you excited about? The birth of my second child who is due in late May.

Images courtesy of Lucy Hennessy and Frances Keevil Gallery