Back to top



It is with great sadness that we have learned of the passing of Robert Rooney on March 21 at the age of 79; and we express our depest condolences to his family and friends. An obituary of the artist will appear in one of our newsletters.


We warmly congratulate Raymond Arnold on winning the 2017 Glover Prize. The artist’s painting, titled La Barque de Dante/Macquarie Harbour Party Barge, was unanimously selected as the winning entry by judges Ben Quilty and Eleonora Triguboff and Dr Mary Knights.


It is with great sadness that we received the news of the passing of Sydney Ball at the age of 83.

  • L-R: John Wolseley, Deanna Hitti, Jan Senbergs, Rick Amor, Jock Clutterbuck Prof. Sasha Grishin,ess Baldessin

In October 2016, the Baldessin Press launched its inaugural print folio. It was a wonderful function held in the Red Rotunda room of the State Library of Victoria.

  • Lara Merrett, When it pours, polymer paint on linen, 120x100

As you know, Lowensteins is constantly searching for value-add of offerings so that we can provide the best possible service to our clients. Audit Shield is, a tax audit insurance solution which provides cover in the event of an tax audit, enquiry, investigation or review.


We were all very saddened by the news of the passing of one of our old friends and clients, Inga Clendinnen, in early September. She was a wonderful person to meet, full of intellect and charm.


In a park in Northern Germany two hours from Berlin, two Australian expats with a love of art have set up the Wesenberg Sculpture Park. This is the realisation of a dream by Peter Thompson and David Ng.

  • Evan Lowenstein

With our aging population, some of the most frequent questions that we get asked about are the issues around Aged Care and related Centrelink entitlements for the aged.

  • Amalia Gray Lindo with Evan Lowenstein and Sylvia

As part of our continued commitment to the arts, Lowensteins was recently involved in the awarding of a prize as an extension of our  philanthropic activities to the tertiary education sector over the next twelve months.

  • Adam Micmacher

As if the issue of superannuation isn’t complicated enough, following the Budget announcements regarding superannuation, along comes another Treasury announcement containing draft legislation to amend the reform package.

  • Seafood paella, 2007, oil on plywood, 245.0 x 612.0 cm (overall). With permission of  NGV.

Celebration of a great Australian artist. Currently showing at the NGV at Federation Square is an exhibition by renowned Australian living legend, John Olsen.

  • Tom Lowenstein

After years of battling government and the Australian Tax Office on behalf of the arts sector - a frustrating process to say the least - I believe there is a positive undercurrent beginning to emerge within the visual arts community.