curriculum vitae


TERTIARY EDUCATION

2011     

Introductory Printmaking with Jay Dee Dearness, BIA, Brisbane, Queensland

2002     

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

1999     

Diploma of Visual Arts: Fine Arts, Southbank Institute of TAFE, Queensland

1997     

Certificate III in Arts: Drawing, Brisbane Institute of TAFE, Queensland


PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

2019

True Grit - 2 day workshop with printmaker Bronwyn Rees, Studio West End, Queensland

2017     

Mentorship with Daniel Templeman for Yarrabilba public art commission

2016     

Mentorship with artist G.W. Bot, 2 weeks, Canberra, ACT

Food for Thought - 3 day screenprinting workshop with Samuel Tupou, Pine Rivers Art Gallery, Strathpine, Queensland

2014     

A Lifetime of Linos - 1 day master class with G.W. Bot, Logan Art Gallery, Queensland

2013     

Image Weaving - 3 day workshop with Sarah Amos, Firestation Print Studio, Victoria

2011     

Colour Interval and Linkage - 1 Day master class with Merv Moriarty (founder of Flying Arts), Brisbane State Library, Queensland

2009     

Multiple Layers - 2 day workshop with Nicola Moss, Mt. Coot-tha Botanic Gardens, Queensland


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018     

Envisage – unseen rhythms, Logan Art Gallery, Queensland

2013     

Connections, Tania's Arthouse, Cleveland, Queensland

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

2009     

Transition, Doggett Street Studio, Brisbane, Queensland

2007     

InsideOut, Doggett Street Studio, Brisbane, Queensland


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

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, Mt. Coot-tha, Queensland

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

BAM Art Prize, Thom Gallery, Byron Bay, New South Wales

Impress at Sydney Contemporary, Carriageworks, Sydney, New South Wales

2017     

Onespace Afterimage Editions, Onespace Gallery, Brisbane, Queensland

2016     

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

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


PUBLIC ART

2019     

Shake your tail feather, Wineglass Drive, Logan City Council, Division 7, for the Logan West Community, Logan, Queensland

Springwood carpet project, stencil design for concrete pathways in Springwood, Logan City Council, Logan, Queensland 

2017     

Hide and Seek, procured by Lendlease in consultation with CREATIVEMOVE for the Yarrabilba Community, Logan, Queensland

2014     

Concept Design, Slacks Creek Catchment Recovery Project, Libraries and Cultural Services, Logan, Queensland


ARTIST IN RESIDENCE

2016     

Megalo Print Studio and Gallery, Canberra, ACT, January 2016 (2 weeks)

2013     

Tania's Arthouse, Cleveland, Queensland, August - September 2013


GRANTS

2015     

Arts Queensland, funding for an exhibition of works investigating printmaking and installation titled Envisage - unseen rhythms at Logan Art Gallery in 2018

RADF, funding for a residency/mentorship at Megalo Print Studio, Canberra in 2016 with renowned artist G.W. Bot culminating in the exhibition Envisage – unseen rhythms at Logan Art Gallery in 2018


MENTORSHIP

2017     

Daniel Templeman - public art

2016     

G.W. Bot, January 2016 (2 weeks)


AWARDS AND PRIZES

2008     

Winner - Category Open 2D, St Joseph's Nudgee College - Dimension NC, Brisbane, Queensland

1999     

Commended - Redlands Art Awards, Redlands, Queensland

1997     

Encouragement Award - Art, Brisbane Institute of TAFE, Brisbane, Queensland


WORKSHOPS CONDUCTED

2018     

Making marks with Rachael Lee, 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


COMMISSIONS

Sunshine Coast University Hospital Collection commissed by Lendlease and iAM Projects

Artworks for holiday accommodation at Sunshine Beach, Queensland


COLLECTIONS

Logan Art Collection

Mater Hospital Pregnancy Assessment Centre

Megalo Print Studio and Gallery

Sunshine Coast University Hospital

Gold Coast University Hospital

Various Private Collections


MEMBERSHIPS

National Association for the Visual Arts - Premium Plus Membership

Flying Arts Alliance

Print Council of Australia

Impress Printmakers Studio & Gallery


VOLUNTEER WORK

2012 - 2015 

Reception at Logan Art Gallery, Logan, Queensland