Maree is a landscape painter from Gunnedah in north-western NSW. She lives on a farming property south of Gunnedah near the village of Curlewis. She works from her studio at the family farm on a rocky hillside at the end of Long Mountain with a panoramic view of the plains.

Maree has tertiary environmental science and art qualifications, graduating from Newcastle University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in 2001. Passionate about the environment, her work draws on her knowledge and experience in both fields, creating artworks that reflect her deep connection and understanding of the landscape.

Maree has painted and exhibited in many solo and group shows for over 20 years. She has won several local art awards and has been a finalist in national art prizes such as the Paddington Art Prize, Muswellbrook Art Prize, Cromwell’s Art Prize, Norvill Art Prize and the Country Energy Landscape Prize.