Ros Elkin has been working as an artist across many mediums for over 40 years.  Ros is Newcastle born; a very proud Novocastrian living in Lake Macquarie. Ros has harnessed her artistic potential across several mediums; painting, ceramics, printmaking and photography. She feels accessing and creating using so many mediums has contributed to a heightened sense of awareness and personal insight that translates into a multitude of creative ideas. Every second of Ros’s life is consumed with a passion for the interplay of nature and perspective and a wonder at her own capacity for driven creativity.


Ros’s Prize history is commendable she has been selected as a finalist:

2020 Muswellbrook Art Centre for works on paper

2018 Muswellbrook Art Centre for ceramics

2018 Laman Street Art prize for drawing

2015 Newcastle Club Foundation Art Prize

2013 Gosford Reginal Art Gallery for photography

2009 Newcastle Emerging Art Prize, in four categories.


Solo exhibitions include:

2020 ‘Perception’, Muswellbrook Art Centre

2019 ‘Journey through winter’ and ‘Gift of nature’ at C studios Art Gallery

Group exhibitions include:

2019 40/40 Printmakers Exhibition Art Space Wickham

2019 Independent Art Galleries

2019 Newcastle Regional Art Gallery


Ros Elkin’s work reflects the influence of Claude Monet as she pursues the dream of colour and form.