Celeste Ivy Bell

Celeste Ivy Bell, is an Adelaide-based surrealist artist, who crafts dreamlike, fantastical pieces that draw inspiration from the natural world. Her work delves into the complexities of human relationships with others and objects, exploring the intertwined possessive qualities and connection between nature and man-made creations. Bells’ artistic process often involves blending traditional and experimental techniques, particularly with her use of oil and gouache paints on wood board, with a current interest in expanding her practice into the tactile and sculptural qualities of ceramics. Her pieces often contain rich symbolism and motifs, offering viewers an opportunity to reflect on their connections to the natural world and the emotions of human experience.