Geoff Overheu has been a full time practicing West Australian artist for 14 years, having completed his BA Fine Arts (Hons) at VCA in 2004. He previously farmed for 25 years in the Western Australian wheatbelt. His practice covers sculpture, painting and film and he has exhibited nationally and internationally.
His principal interest has been the romanticisation of the rural landscape and how the difference between perception and reality has affected our culture.
Recent exhibitions include: Sculpture by the Sea, WA 2020, Deakin University Contemporary Small Sculpture Award, Vic 2019, Waterhouse Natural Science Art Prize, SA 2018, Not Fair, Melbourne 2016, Alice Art Award, NT 2016, Bankwest Art Award, Perth, WA 2016, The Relevance of the Critical Medium, Intellegensia Gallery, Beijing 2014 and Fleurieu Art Prize, South Australia 2013.