2020 Learning to love the wind

In 2018 Mackinnon was injured in a surfing accident, which meant he had to change the way he painted in order to produce his large-scale¬†canvases. This injury, followed by pandemic-induced lockdown,¬†may have tested his mettle, however he has … Continued

2018 The Lucky Country?

2016 The World Is As You Are, Hamilton Gallery

2016 BASIL SELLERS ART PRIZE, IAN POTTER MUSEUM OF ART

2016 Art Stage Singapore

2016 Internal Weather

Internal Weather

William Mackinnon presents Internal Weather, a series of new paintings examining abiding themes of home, coastal Australia, and journeys physical and psychological. These large-scale works, with their bold compositions and manipulations of paint, deserve contemplation in the … Continued

2014 Basil Sellers Prize, Ian Potter Museum of Art

William Mackinnon’s work presented for the Basil Sellers Art Prize reflects a personal passion for surfing. The coast is often portrayed in Mackinnon’s landscapes and in particular the location of Shoreham. Well known for its strong link to the seaside … Continued

2015 Crossroads

Selected Works

William Mackinnon