Alasdair McGregor

Alasdair McGregor

Painter, photographer, writer, and sometime architect Alasdair McGregor’s creative interests range from natural history to architecture and design, and the history of exploration. His books include: The Kimberley: Horizons of Stone (1992) and Australia’s Wild Islands (1997), both with Quentin Chester; Mawson’s Huts: An Antarctic Expedition Journal (1998); Frank Hurley: A Photographer’s Life (2004); Antarctica: ‘That Sweep of Savage Splendour’ (2011), and Grand Obsessions: The life and Work of Walter Burley Griffin and Marion Mahony Griffin (2009), which won the 2011 National Biography Award. Alasdair McGregor has staged numerous exhibitions of his paintings, and his work hangs in corporate and public collections in Australia and overseas.