Art in South Australia has seen the emergence of Aboriginal Artists who are combining the traditions of their heritage with the designs of the present day.
Scott Rathman is a South Australian artist who is proud of his Aboriginal Past which is represented in his work today
Scott's family is a descendant of the Arrernte people of Central Australia.
The rich design in Scott's art is a tribute to his Grandmother who was taken from her people as a child, her memory is recorded in his contemporary works.
Scott Rathman's works are unique, representing the past through contemporary creative design and expression.
I have a keen interest in activation of space. I love installations and the use of objects in visual arts. I enjoy painting murals and working in a large scale, however I enjoy my canvas work also. I love to create bold and bright works which draw people in to them.