Further Information: The painting of Robin Astley titled 'Painter, Model with Chair' by Darren Mc Donald was painted in his Port Melbourne studio on a hot summer day. Robin Astley is a Melbourne based artist. Her work has been exhibited in Melbourne and in Sicily, and has been a finalist in the Blake Prize and the Hobart Art Prize. McDonald was a finalist in this years Doug Moran Prize and exhibits with Scott Livesey Galleries, Melbourne. McDonald's work is in the collection of the National Portrait Gallery, National Gallery of Australia and Monash University Museum Collection.