Michael Goff moved from India to Australia at the age of ten. From a very young age, he new he loved to paint. At the age of 14, he was taught tonal oils by Carl Anderson and then taught himself watercolours, acrylics, pastels and inks.
In 1989, he gave up his retail management employment to become a professional artist.
Michael is mainly a landscape artist prefers to paint on location (or plein air). He will also use his own sketches and photos to draw on for inspiration, at a later time.
Michael is a sought after demonstrator and judge for various art societies and rotary shows. He also teaches at Sherbrooke Art Society, Ringwood Art Society, Malvern Art Society and now also teaches at home.
He is a featured artist at several Rotary art shows, and has conducted numerous successful solo and group exhibitions.
Has works in private and corporate collections in Australia, U.S.A., Europe, Scotland, England, China, Japan and Indonesia.
He is a member of the following organisations:
Michael Goff has won many awards, including:
Some samples of his artwork are below: