Scott Rathman

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.