Awards/Publications:

2020                      First Prize, 45th Rio Tinto, Martin Hanson Memorial Art Award

2018                       First Prize, 1770/Agnes Water Art Competition – Judged by Simon Elliott, QAGoMA

2017                       First Prize, 1770/Agnes Water Art Competition – Judged by Kyla McFarlane, QAGoMA

2017                       Published Artist Profile in German Magazine Palette & Zeichenstift May/June issue

2016                       Second Prize, 1770/Agnes Water Art Competition – Judged by Kyla McFarlane, QAGoMA

2016                       First Prize, Contemporary Art Award, Bundaberg Art Festival

2015                       First Prize, 1770/Agnes Water Art Competition – Judged by Jason Smith, QAGoMA

2014                       Highly Commended, Rio Tinto Alcan Martin Hanson Memorial Art Awards, Gladstone, QLD

 

Collections

2020 Winning work “Physical Distancing” acquired by the Gladstone Regional Art Gallery and Museum for their permanent collection

 

Academic Qualifications:

2007 -2010           Bachelor of Fine Art (Honours), Major Painting, National Art School, Sydney

2003 -2004           Certificate III in Applied Colour and Design, School of Colour and Design, Sydney

 

Artist Residency:

October 2015       Artist residency in conjunction with Unsettled Gallery, Las Cruces, New Mexico, USA

 

Solo Exhibitions:

2019                       “Two Sides to an Artist” Gatakers Art Space, Maryborough, QLD

2017                       “You’ve Got (Junk) Mail” Gatakers Art Space, Maryborough, QLD

2016                       “Words” Gatakers Art Space, Maryborough, QLD

2015                       “Colour from My Mind” Gatakers Art Space, Maryborough, QLD

2015**                  “Nothing New?”  Bundaberg Regional Art Gallery, Bundaberg, QLD

2012                       “Visions of an Iconoclast” School of Arts Bundaberg, QLD

2009                       “Shapeshifting” St Vincent’s Hospital, Sydney, NSW

 

**   “Nothing New Exhibition” toured several Regional Art Galleries in Queensland between 2016 and 2019  (Hervey Bay, Biloela, Childers, Wondai, Gayndah and Moranbah)

 

Group-Exhibitions:

2020                       “Found Studio Dog”, Bundaberg Regional Art Gallery and Side Gallery, Brisbane

2020                       “Here and Now”, Bundaberg Regional Art Gallery

2017                       “Text as Art”, Outdoor Art Installations, Bundaberg, Crush exhibition project

2016                       “#tagandrelease”,  Bundaberg Regional Art Gallery and Judith Wright Center of  Contemporary Art, Brisbane                     

2015                       “Wide Bay High Dessert II”, Bundaberg Regional Art Gallery, Bundaberg,& Unsettled Gallery, Las Cruces, New Mexico, USA

2015                       Take it to the Street Project, Outdoor Installations, North Bundaberg, QLD

2013                       “Four Artists, 1001 Ideas”, School of Arts, Bundaberg, QLD

2013                       “Bundaberg Bohemians not Bogans”, Bleeding Heart Gallery, Brisbane, QLD