Yesim Meltem Gozukara
Yeşim’s work is about connection with nature, and constant exploration of the many creative and inspiring possibilities the watercolour medium offers.
Yeşim has been painting for more than 30 years while working as a senior experimental scientist. Her texture rich watercolour paintings have been featured in eight solo and numerous prestigious national and international art shows. She won many awards including the "Best Watercolour Work Award under $1500 at the Camberwell Art Show 2023, the “Best Non-Traditional under $1500” category award at the CAS 2021 Show and the Medallion Awards at the Australian Art Excellence Awards 2022 and 2018 AGRA.
She regularly provides demonstrations and runs workshops in Victoria and the interstate. She is also passionate about passing on her knowledge, teaching a wealth of watercolour techniques at the Camberwell Community Centre.
She is a member of Victorian Artists Society (VAS), Watercolour Society of Victoria (WSV) and signature member of the Australian Guild of Realistic Artists (AGRA).