Stephen Baxter has over 30 years of experience in all aspects of the Fine Art Industry. Baxter is a professional art restorer and picture hanging – installation expert and the owner-operator of / Specialised Art Services / Gold Coast / Queensland / Australia.

Baxter is also a practicing artist with a studio in Southport, Gold Coast, Queensland, (follow the link for examples of his award-winning artworks and art history)  @ Baxter supplements his art practice by restoring artworks and  helps collectors with the tricky business of where to purchase artworks. He is also able to guide you in  placement, and professionally  install your treasured possessions.  Baxter has access to databases and industry professionals, giving him insight into all aspects of the fine art industry. If you need someone with a wealth of knowledge and a pair of reliable safe hands and years of practical problem-solving skills. Or you need a contact to help with any aspect of the Fine Art Industry, Baxter is The Linchpin.

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If you require assistance finding the perfect piece for a space in your house or apartment, the best framers on the Gold Coast, or help to find the perfect setting and arrangement for your favourite artworks. Baxter has a BA Honours degree in Fine Art, with majors in Painting, Sculpture, and Ceramics. He has over 30 years of experience in all aspects of the Fine Art Industry and over 20 years of experience in professional picture hanging, exhibition curation, design, and installation. Baxter has curated, crated, toured, and installed hundreds of exhibitions, written catalogue essays, and catalogued artworks for collection databases.  He has an extensive knowledge of Australian Art is proficient with Vernon and Photoshop and is a specialist in both Painting and Ceramics with an extensive knowledge of the Gold Coast and Northern NSW regions.  Baxter has a BA Hons degree from SCU and BA degree from USQ. He schooled at both Murwillumbah State High School and TSS (The Southport School) and has worked here on the Gold Coast and Northern NSW  for the past 30 years. Call or email Stephen now for professional picture hanging – installation, curatorial or general Art advice.

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Images: Gold Coast view, 9th-floor Corporate Centre – Lower: Fingal Beach, NSW by Stephen Baxter.

Stephen Baxter painting the view from his room @ Lake Winnipesaukee USA
Stephen Baxter painting on the porch of our room Lake Winnipesaukee USA
Stephen Baxter receiving a winner’s cheque from the Mayor for his winning work “Gold Coast Winter” Morton Bay Region Art Award.

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Stephen Baxter Professional Picture Hanging - Art installation Gold Coast
Pictured, Stephen Baxter owner-operator, ART-247 – Specialised Art Services.  Artwork by Murray Fredericks – Hector#12.