About the Author

Amanda van Gils
Blurbarian Since July 2008
Name Amanda van Gils
My Web Site http://www.amandavangils.com
Location Melbourne, Victoria, AUSTRALIA
Gender Female
My Occupation Artist
My Bio An Australian artist specialising in oil painting, Amanda van Gils has participated in over 60 exhibitions including solo, group and art prize selections both in Australia and Internationally.

Based in Melbourne, Amanda completed Post Graduate studies at the Victorian College of the Arts (VCA) in 2000 and holds an undergraduate degree from Monash University.

Amanda van Gils has recently received acclaim for her series of works "Views from a Speeding Train" which has been made into a book available through Blurb.com.