Good To Know: Stretched canvas on wooden box frame, professionally packed, stored in our humidity controlled art storage facility, condition report available upon request.

Arty-Fact: “It wasn’t until I moved to Jakarta, Indonesia with two young children for my husband’s job that I began to develop an interest in learning realistic oil portraits. I think it was a reaction to the chaotic environment I found myself in, with bomb threats, flooding, protests and snipers hanging out on rooftops, the list goes on…

“The environment I was living in in Jakarta was chaotic, messy and sometimes frightening, so I needed an antithesis to the life that was happening outside, inside my studio.” ~ Jennifer Chalklen

Source: "Researching a Creative Destination" by Matt Mortimer, The New Zealand Artist Magazine, May-June 2019

About The Gallery

Addicted is an art gallery founded by an Australian “Mr” (Blair) and “Mrs” (Elena) living in the buzzing metropolis that
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