Rachel Gaffney-Dawson

Visual Arts Coordinator

Rachel Gaffney-Dawson, a Visual Arts Coordinator with Access Arts, facilitates the Brisbane Outsider Artists’ Studio and curates a range of exhibitions for the organisation.

She has worked with drawing, abstract drip painting, woodblock carving/printing, digital collage, video and sound art, and is currently working with oil paints to explore the relationship between self and nature.

Rachel has a Bachelor of Fine Arts (Visual Arts) from Queensland University of Technology, and also has a background in singing, flute, piano and guitar, and writes original music in the genre of alternative/folk. Her music has been described as minimalist, ethereal, meditative and reflective.