Marianne Courtenay is an Australian artist best known as a printmaker specialising in limited edition collagraph, woodblock and digital pigment prints as well as mixed media pieces incorporating print components. Marianne’s practice also includes illustration, painting, and sculpture.
Marianne has taken part in solo and group exhibitions nationally and internationally for over forty years. Her artwork is represented in the print collection of the National Gallery of Australia and in the National Museum of Wales as well as in other Australian public and corporate collections and in private collections across Australia, the UK, the United States, Japan and Europe.
Marianne has worked in arts and education policy and administration and has taught in a range of tertiary and further education institutions. She limits her teaching now to a small number of workshops at her studio and elsewhere in association with different arts organisations.
Coromandel Studios – Marianne’s workshop and studio, is now based where she lives in the small rural town of Braidwood, between Canberra and the South Coast of New South Wales.