Stewart Merrett (born 1943)

Stewart Merrett (b. 1943) was born in Melbourne, Australia and is known for his work as an illustrator and textile artist of international repute. Merrett’s work is highly regarded for his striking combinations of bold, simple lines and colourful compositions. Popular representations and subjects include bright Australian seascapes and still lifes.

Stewart Merrett’s work is exhibited across Australian collections, most notably in the Australian Art collection of the National Gallery of Australia.