Stephen Baxter Fine Art Consultant

Stephen Baxter is a practising artist and an art consultant. He has lived and worked on the Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia, for over 20 years and has over 30 years of experience in most aspects of the Fine Art Industry. 


As the fully insured owner-operator of / Specialised Art Services, Stephen oversees all projects, be it restoration, valuations, curatorial, or picture hanging. We also supply and install, Slimline Art Hanging Systems, and curate and arrange art exhibitions and sculpture installations.

Stephen has a BA Honours degree in Fine Art. Painting, Sculpture and Ceramics are his predominant disciplines.

He has extensive knowledge of Australian Art and the Gold Coast and Northern NSW regions. Stephen was the Exhibition and Collection Co-ordinator @ Gold Coast City Art Gallery (HOTA) for over 10 years. He also ran the Sculpture Park installation and maintenance schedule for 10 years prior to that. From 1997 until 2000 Stephen was part of the Exhibition Installation team, and from 2001 until his departure as head of the Installation team, he was responsible for overseeing the safe movement and handling of all artworks. Touring exhibitions and exhibitions within the Gold Coast Art Centre, all Gold Coast City Council buildings and Bond University were some of Stephen’s responsibilities.  Stephen has curated, crated, toured, and installed many exhibitions, (see some here) written catalogue essays, and catalogued hundreds of artworks for the Gold Coast City Collection database.

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