Rex Winston/Walford was born in 1968 and belongs to the Gamilaroi language group and resides on the Mid North Coast. Winston is self taught in his art practise and has emerged as a vibrant commercial artist.
In 2012 Winston was awarded the People Choice Award in the Wollotuka Acquisitive Art Prize and has been a finalist on numerous occasions in the Parliament of NSW Aboriginal Art Prize where he won a Commended Award in 2010.
His artwork features bright colours and highly defined dot work arranged in circular shapes and patterns. His works depicts Dreamings exploring seasonal changes and weather, specifically water, sun and rain.
His work is held in various national and international collections.