Velia Newman

Recognised as Australia’s foremost contemporary female Artist for her thick impasto palette - Velia gains her inspiration from her love of the beach, surf & natural Bushland surrounds of her studio on Sydney’s beautiful Northern Beaches.

Art Work

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Balmoral Summer

Size: 1m x 1.8m

Velia Newman - Racing Maui

Racing Maui

Size: 75 x 102 cm

South Pacific McCaw

Size: 102 x 75 cm

Velia Newman - South Pacific McCaw
Velia Newman - Sailing San Diego

Sailing San Diego

Size: 102 x 75 cm

Sailing the

Hawaiian islands

Size: 75 x 102 cm

Velia Newman - Sailing the Hawaiian islands
Velia Newman - Oahu spinnakers

Oahu spinnakers

Size: 75 x 102 cm

Velia Newman - Moonlight Sails

Moonlight Sails

Size: 0.68  x 1.38 m

Blue Spinnakers (Antique Chart)

Size: 120 x 88 cm

Velia Newman - Blue Spinnakers (Antique Chart)
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Size: 76 x 152cm

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Kingfisher on Nautical Chart

Size: 75 x 102 cm


Size: 102 x 40cm

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Lilypad Blue

Size: 92 x 92 cm

Love of the Reef

Size: 92 x 92 cm

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Opera House Sails

Size: 102 x 182 cm


Size: 45 x 35cm

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Sydney Sails

Size: 102 x 152 cm

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Sydney Rainbow

Size: 91 x 61cm


Size: 1.2 x 1.2m

Velia Newman - Magnolias
Velia Newman - All for  Love

All for Love

Size: 1.3 x 1.3 m

Floral Panel 2

Size: 152 x 30 cm

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Velia Newman - Floral Panel 152cmh x 30cmw.jpg

Floral Panel 1

Size: 152 x 30 cm

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Dance of Colour

Size: 76 x 152 cm

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The Blue Room

Size: 102 x 127cm

Always Forever

Size: 102 x 76 cm

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Velia Newman -Sunset Pond

Love Bloom's Here

Size: 76 x 152cm


Sunset Pond

Size: 92 x 134 cm


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Size: 91 x 45cm


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White Romance

Size: 76 x 51cm


Size: 102 x 127cm

Velia's Biography

Largely self-taught Velia’s painting career started at age 9, under the guidance of her mother, Anita Newman, who is one of Australia’s better known Romantic Impressionists.

For over a Decade, Velia’s works have created an enormous impact on both the Domestic & International stage. Velia’s works have featured with & are Acclaimed by Famous Australian Artists including David Boyd & Esteemed Archibald winner, Geoff Dyer. Velia’s works feature in some of the world’s best private collections & can be viewed in Galleries throughout, Asia, North America, & United Kingdom. Velia now has 7 works in Limited Edition numbered Print, Only 1/99 of each is being offered World Wide, Angelfish, Seahorses, Octopus Garden- (from the much-acclaimed Oceania Series ) Floral Dance, Daisy & Tulips, Racing & The Kite - they are sure to become a worthwhile Investment & sought after by collectors. 


The popularity of this series in the U.S, Velia describes as overwhelming as an activist for the protection of Australia’s Great Barrier reef/ecosystems, Velia supports Mote Marine Laboratories Sarasota FL USA & ongoing research for healthier World Oceans for generations to come. The Oceania series, Velia describes as almost childlike in character, Innocent in Nature yet bold & very colourful in behaviour. It depicts the frivolity, diversity & splendor that is our marine life & Great Barrier Reef.