Born in Brisbane in 1959, has a Diploma in Visual Communications from the Queensland College of Art and now lives and works in the Blue Mountains.
She has held more than 30 solo exhibitions and has been included in numerous group and ‘by invitation’ exhibitions around Australia, in Tokyo, and California, where she also held her first US solo exhibition in 2004.
Cynthia has been a finalist in many awards including the Mosman Art Prize, the Paddington Art Prize, the Tattersall’s Landscape Prize, the Eutick Memorial Still Life Award and the Portia Geach Memorial Award – Australia’s most prestigious portrait award for female artists.
Her paintings and drawings are represented in public collections including the Rockhampton Art Gallery and Ipswich City Council, corporate collections including BHP Billiton, News Corp, the University of Qld Press and the Tattersall’s Club, as well as being held in numerous private collections in Australia, NZ, Asia, USA, UK, France, Germany, and the United Emirates.
Cynthia Breusch – In this Dream, Acrylic on Linen, 35cm x 40cm