Nicole Kidman, “Wisdom”

20 x 16. Oil on canvas board, Nicole Kidman. Phillip Carrero.   In January of 2006, Nicole was awarded Australia’s highest honor, the Companion in the Order of Australia. She was also named, and continues to serve, as Goodwill Ambassador of UN Women, the United Nations Development Fund for Women, whose goals are to foster…

Nicole “Bewitched”

20 x 16. Oil on canvas board, Nicole Kidman. Phillip Carrero.   Nicole Kidman’s first acting role was as a sheep in a school nativity play. She was five years old. By l0 she had joined an acting school and by 14 she had her first lead role in the Australian film Bush Christmas. By…

Cate

23 x 16. Oil on primed board. Oh My. . . It’s Cate Blanchet! Phillip Carrero.   Cate Blanchett was born on May 14, 1969 in Australia to an American father and an Australian mother. She has an older brother and an younger sister. When she was ten years old, her 40-year old father died of…

Kylie

30″ x 20″. Oil on canvas board, Kylie Minogue. Phillip Carrero.   Kylie Ann Minogue, OBE (born 28 May 1968), often known simply as Kylie, is an Australian singer, recording artist, songwriter and actress. After beginning her career as a child actress on Australian television, she achieved recognition through her role in the television soap opera Neighbours, before commencing her career…