Painter, Printmaker, Sculptor and Stained-glass Designer.

“…Kossatz never glides over subject matter. Once he has chosen an area of exploration in his art he insists on tackling it from all angles and ringing every possibility of it”

Peter Dougherty ‘Art Streams’ July 1997

VIEW SELECTED EXHIBITIONS AND APPOINTMENTS

SOLO AND GROUP EXHIBITIONS (SELECTED)

1996 Lyall Burton Gallery, Melbourne
2000 Defiance Gallery Sydney
NT Art Gallery Darwin
2003 University of Tasmania
Heide Museum of Modern Art
RMIT Gallery Melbourne
2004 Baillieu Library Melbourne University
2005 McClelland Gallery & Sculpture Park, Langwarrin
2006 Stonnington Stables Deakin University
2007 – 2008 Robyn Gibson, Sydney
2009 Heide Museum of Modern Art Victoria
Eastgate & Holst Fine Art, Melbourne

APPOINTMENTS

1965 – 1969 Victorian Secondary School Teacher
1968 – 1990 Lecturer RMIT
Numerous Awards including Ian Potter Foundation Sculpture Prize
1980 Commissions include the Eternal flame AWM Canberra and the Korean War memorial, Canberra. Stained Glass Monash Uni Chapel

REPRESENTED

National Gallery of Australia, Canberra
State Galleries of Victoria, NSW, WA ,NT, Queensland and Tasmania
Numerous Regional and tertiary collections

Fleeing Stump (Fire Footprint), 2009, Bronze, 19.5x24.5x14.5cm
Fleeing Stump (Fire Footprint), 2009, Bronze, 19.5x24.5x14.5cm
London, 1972, Mixed Media, 50x55cm
London, 1972, Mixed Media, 50x55cm
Aftermath Black Saturday 8, 2009, Mixed Media on Paper, 31x49.5cm
Aftermath Black Saturday 8, 2009, Mixed Media on Paper, 31x49.5cm
Fire Footprint, 2009, Aluminium, 19.5x27x6cm
Fire Footprint, 2009, Aluminium, 19.5x27x6cm
Aftermath Black Saturday 14, 2009, Mixed Media on Paper, 29.5x46.5cm
Aftermath Black Saturday 14, 2009, Mixed Media on Paper, 29.5x46.5cm
Ribbons and Ramps, 1983, Cast Stainless Steel, 29.5x31x23cm SOLD
Ribbons and Ramps, 1983, Cast Stainless Steel, 29.5x31x23cm SOLD
Executive Lure Box, 1987, Mixed Media, 280x65x75cm available
Executive Lure Box, 1987, Mixed Media, 280x65x75cm available
What If Monument, 2010, Patinated Steel, 246x93x31cm
What If Monument, 2010, Patinated Steel, 246x93x31cm
Hollow Temple / Soft Rock, 2005, Aluminium, 36.5x16x11.5cm
Hollow Temple / Soft Rock, 2005, Aluminium, 36.5x16x11.5cm