After returning to the United States in 2008, Oenone began working on a collection
of semi-abstract oils on canvas. These award-winning paintings are unique
In style and retain the intense colour of her previous work. The focus of her paintings is
our natural resources in particular water, trees, and wind. Her recent water paintings are visually stunning and capture intangible moments in time and space. Water in all its
depths, complexity and purity is gracefully and elegantly orchestrated.
Deriving inspiration from her extensive travels on expeditions to Southeast Asia, India,
Africa and Latin America, Oenone is committed to furthering the cause of conservation
through her work and involvement with organizations such as The World Land Trust
and Fauna and Flora International.
Oenone Hammersley previously specialized in painting rainforest wildlife, exhibiting regularly since 1980, with shows in the USA, Europe, Australia and Africa. Oen