Artist and lecturer Julie Askew has been exhibiting and teaching throughout the world for over twenty years.
Signature Member and International Board Member of Society of Animal Artists
A book with over 300 of her paintings and sketches – A Voyage Round the World in Paintings - was recently published by New Holland London and launched at the renowned Tryon Gallery, London. ( Book now Sold Out at the Publishers )
Works are amongst others, in private collections and the collections of the Nature in Art Museum UK, the Royal House of Oman, the Chatham Museum – British Army, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi.
Best selling artist in Sothebys last Wildlife Auction.
Exhibitions include New York, Palm Beach, Rotterdam, Paris, London, San Diego, Denver, Abu Dhabi,
Founder of Oman Wild Art - A unique Internationally Juried, Nature Themed Exhibition for Omani Artists painting Arabian Wildlife. Linking the Fine Art Society of Oman ( Diwan ) The Environmental Society of Oman and the Nature in Art Museum, UK.
Artist Ambassador Against Poaching - African Wildlife Trust. One of nine selected International Artists.
SKETCH FOR SURVIVAL Wildlife sketches by artists from around the world have a touring exhibition and auction.
It will open on September 29th in Yorkshire and will tour to venues in London, Bath and New York.. Supporting Conservation projects.
Julie's contribution this year is a study of a lioness, 8 x 8 inch acrylic on linen.
Introducing LIFELINE 7 - Arabian Oryx
A conservation success story.
The Arabian Oryx was extinct in the wild due to hunting. In the 1980s conservationists re-introduced a few into the Al Wusta Reserve in Oman - the location of the last wild animal.
Now, after careful and consistent conservation work there is a healthy population of these elegant antelope.
The Ghosts of Arabia have returned.