Narelle Zeller is a contemporary realist artist based in Canberra, Australia.
Primarily a figurative oil painter, Narelle is currently also exploring still life painting and the connections between people, objects and nature. Her oil paintings explore the beauty of the human condition and our environment, drawing inspiration from the people around her and her own personal life experiences. Narelle aims to convey an authentic and honest representation of each subject, infusing personal and universal narratives within each piece to stir the viewer to question and connect to the stories behind each painting.
Narelle achieved her art education by way of completing workshops and mentorship programs with world-renowned artists. She has been a finalist in multiple prestigious national and international awards, such as the International Arc Salon, ModPortrait, Darling Portrait Prize, International Biennial Portrait Competition, Lester Prize for Portraiture and Shirley Hannan National Portrait Award. Her work has been exhibited both nationally and internationally.