curriculum vitae


STUDIES

2019

True Grit with artist Bronwyn Rees, Studio West End, Queensland

2017

Mentorship with public artist Daniel Templeman for Yarrabilba public art commission, Queensland

2016

Mentorship with artist G.W. Bot, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory

Screen Printing Master Class with artist Samuel Tupou, Pine Rivers Art Gallery, Queensland

2014

A Lifetime of linos with artist G.W. Bot, Logan Art Gallery, Queensland

2013

Image Weaving with artist Sarah Amos, Firestation Print Studio, Victoria

2011

Colour Interval and Linkage with Merv Moriarty, Brisbane State Library, Queensland

Introductory Printmaking with artist Jay Dee Dearness, Brisbane Institute of Art, Queensland

2009

Multiple Layers with artist Nicola Moss, Mt. Coot-tha Botanic Gardens, Queensland 

2002     

Course in Public Art, The Bremer Institute of TAFE, Queensland

1998-1999     

Diploma of Visual Arts (Fine Arts), Southbank Institute of TAFE, Queensland

1997     

Certificate III in Arts (Visual Arts), Drawing, Brisbane Institute of TAFE, Queensland


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2020

Drawn by a Whisper, Redland Art Gallery, Cleveland, Queensland

2018     

Envisage – unseen rhythms, Logan Art Gallery, Logan, Queensland

2013     

Connections, Tania's Arthouse, Cleveland, Queensland

Evolving Landscapes, life seeks order, Logan Art Gallery, Logan, Queensland

2009     

Transition, Doggett Street Studio, Brisbane, Queensland

2007     

InsideOut, Doggett Street Studio, Brisbane, Queensland


PUBLIC ART

2020

Pods & pentagons – Springwood carpet project, Logan City Council, Queensland

Concept Design – shortlisted for public consultation, Logan Hospital Car Park Facade, Metro South Health, Queensland

Concept Design, Racecourse Road, Artfully for Brisbane City Council, Queensland

2019

Shake your tail feather, Wineglass Drive Precinct, Logan City Council, Queensland

2017

Hide and Seek, Yarrabilba – Creative Move for Lendlease Communities, Queensland

2014

Concept Design – Slacks Creek Catchment Recovery Project, Logan City Council, Queensland


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2020

Impressions 14, Impress Printmakers Studio & Gallery, Brisbane, Queensland

Getting Back Together, Impress Printmakers Studio & Gallery, Brisbane, Queensland

EcoWomen 1, Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve, Maleny, Queensland

2019     

Winter landscape group show, Revival Art & Design Gallery, Brisbane, Queensland

Moreton Bay Art Awards, Strathpine Community Centre, Strathpine, Queensland

2018     

Systems, curated by Melissa Fletcher, Queensland Herbarium, Brisbane, Queensland

Impressions 12 & Unique States, Impress Printmakers Studio & Gallery, Brisbane, Queensland

Impress at Sydney Contemporary – Paper 2018, Carriageworks, Sydney, New South Wales

2018 BAM Art Prize, Thomgallery, Byron Bay, New South Wales

2017     

Onespace Afterimage Editions 2017 Collection, Onespace Gallery, Brisbane, Queensland

2016     

Across the Ditch, co-curated by Kathy Boyle and Glenda Orr, Impress Printmakers Studio & Gallery, Brisbane, Queensland

Across the Ditch, co-curated by Kathy Boyle and Glenda Orr, Taylor Jensen Gallery, Palmerston North, New Zealand, 

2015     

Vision 20/20: Our Future, Logan Art Gallery, Logan, Queensland

2014     

Logan Treasures: Art, Craft & Design Pop-up Store, Logan Art Gallery, Logan, Queensland

2013     

In the garden, Percolator Gallery, Brisbane, Queensland

2012     

Dare to Do Square, Pine Rivers Art Gallery, Strathpine, Queensland

Moreton Bay Region Art Awards, Pine Rivers Art Gallery, Strathpine, Queensland

Summer Show 2012, Doggett Street Studio, Brisbane, Queensland

Past Winners - Dimensions NC, St Joseph's Nudgee College, Brisbane, Queensland

2010     

BAD Exposed, Percolator Gallery, Brisbane, Queensland

Contrast, Brisbane Grammar School, Brisbane, Queensland

Dimensions NC, St Joseph's Nudgee College, Brisbane, Queensland

2009

30 Square – Christmas 2009, Doggett Street Studio, Brisbane, Queensland

40th Annual Art Show, Brisbane Grammar School, Brisbane, Queensland

The 2009 Artworkers Award, Metro Arts, Brisbane, Queensland

2008     

30 Square – Christmas 2008, Doggett Street Studio, Brisbane, Queensland

Pure Passion, Brisbane Grammar School, Brisbane, Queensland

Small Works '08, Brunswick Street Gallery, Fitzroy, Victoria

Dimension NC, St Joseph's Nudgee College, Brisbane, Queensland

2007     

30 Square – Christmas 2007, Doggett Street Studio, Brisbane, Queensland

Kenmore District Kindergarten and Preschool 50th Anniversary Art ShowBrisbane, Queensland

2006     

Art Expo 2006, RNA Showgrounds, Brisbane, Queensland

2002     

Paper and String, Redcliffe City Art Gallery, Redcliffe, Queensland

Courier Mail Art Show, RNA Showgrounds, Brisbane, Queensland

2000     

The Creative Arts Graduate Register and Gallery, Brisbane, Queensland

Degrees of Difference, Gallery Nona, Brisbane Institute of Art, Brisbane, Queensland

1999     

Churchie Emerging Art Exhibition, Anglican Church Grammar, East Brisbane, Queensland

Cathedrals Week Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition, St. John's Cathedral, Brisbane, Queensland

Departure 1999, Graduate Exhibition, Brisbane City Hall, Brisbane, Queensland


COLLABORATIONS

2020

Artwork design for Bestowed clothing range, Sustainable Fashion, Brisbane, Queensland


GRANTS AND AWARDS

2020

BEMAC Creative Booster Pack, Regional Arts Services Networks (RASN)

2015

Arts Ignite grant, Arts Queensland

Regional Arts Development Fund (RADF) grant, Logan City Council

2008

Winner, Open 2D, Dimension NC, Judge Simone Jones, St Joseph's Nudgee College, Queensland

1999

Commended, Redlands Art Awards, Redlands, Queensland

1997

Encouragement Award - Art, Brisbane Institute of TAFE, Queensland


RESIDENCIES

2016     

Megalo Print Studio and Gallery, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory

2013     

Tania's Arthouse, Cleveland, Queensland


COMMISSIONS

2016

Sunshine Coast University Hospital, Queensland


COLLECTIONS

Print Council of Australia archive, Victoria

Logan Art Collection, Queensland

Mater Hospital Pregnancy Assessment Centre, Queensland

Megalo Print Studio and Gallery, Australian Capital Territory

Sunshine Coast University Hospital, Queensland

Gold Coast University Hospital, Queensland

Various Private Collections


BIBLIOGRAPHY

2021, Our Logan, Vol 93 Feb-March 2021, p.23

2019, Our Logan, Vol 81 August 2019, p.28

G.W.BOT, 2018, Envisage – unseen rhythms catalogue introduction

Dearness, Jay Dee, 2018,  Envisage – unseen rhythms catalogue essay, The Biophilia connection

https://www.logan.qld.gov.au/downloads/file/365/rachael-lee-envisage-unseen-rhythms


WORKSHOPS CONDUCTED

2020

Rhythms in relief, Redland Art Gallery, Cleveland, Queensland

2019

Rhythms in relief, Logan Art Gallery, Logan, Queensland

2018     

Making marks, Impress Printmakers Studio, Brisbane, Queensland

Layering the landscape, Logan Art Gallery, Logan, Queensland

Illuminated paper sculptures, Logan Art Gallery, Logan, Queensland

Rubbings, Logan Mental Health Group, Logan Art Gallery, Logan, Queensland

Beyond the object, Logan Mental Health Group, Logan Art Gallery, Logan, Queensland

2013     

Drypoint cardboard etching, Logan Art Gallery, Logan, Queensland


PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

National Association for the Visual Arts - Premium Plus Membership

Flying Arts Alliance

Print Council of Australia

Impress Printmakers Studio & Gallery

Migaloo Press Artists Collective


VOLUNTEER WORK

2012 - 2015 

Reception at Logan Art Gallery, Logan, Queensland