Alex Nemirovsky is a Melbourne based artist and oil portrait painter, accepting commissions from private clients and companies around Australia. His works vary dramatically in scale, from small portraits to medium-sized paintings to expansive public spaces.  In Melbourne he is best known for “The Lady of St. Kilda” which spans the railway bridge in Carlisle St, Balaclava / St Kilda, and was recently restored by the City of Port Phillip.   Alex gained his Bachelor of Arts in St Petersburg…

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From One Portrait to Another

 “Many things in life have character and symbolic sense for me.  I always look at the beauty and aesthetic values of the subject, even in the dark and simple sides of life.  I interpret on reality with the use of my imagination.  Art is the natural way to express my...

Lady of St Kilda

St Kilda the suburb was named after the schooner "Lady of St Kilda", which served from 1834 before being shipwrecked off Tahiti shortly after 1843.  The vessel was named after Lady Rachel Erskine Grange, who in 1734 was imprisoned by her husband and a group of...

Sultan of Johor, private commission

In 2016, Alex completed a private commission for the Sultan of Johor, and is pleased to see the portrait now hangs in his Royal Highness's new palace in the city of Mercing in Malaysia. The new palace is called the "Flintstone Palace".  It's architecture is inspired...