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Winner of the Fifty Squared Art Prize

Winner of the Fifty Squared Art Prize

Alex Nemirovsky started the year with an exciting achievement for his work.  The renowned artist won the Fifty Squared Art Prize Award in 2019 with a First Honourable mention and participation in a solo exhibition with Mark Feary of Gertrude Contemporary for two...

From One Portrait to Another

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 ambiguous or simple sides of life.  I interpret and build on reality with the use of my imagination.  Art is the natural way to...

Lady of St Kilda

Lady of St Kilda

The "Lady of St Kilda" art work by Alex Nemirovsky on Carlisle St in Balaclava was commissioned by the St Kilda Council as a result of a competition in 1993.  The idea was to create a gateway to St Kilda.  The historic shape of the schooner inspired Alex as much as...

Sultan of Johor, private commission

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...