2018 KAAF Art Prize

I’ve been selected as a finalist  in the 2018 Korea-Australia Arts Foundation art Prize.  Exhibition open – Friday 30  November and runs till Friday 25 Jan. The venue – Korean Cultural Centre Australia 255 Elizabeth Street  Sydney ‘Black and White Cat with Black and White Dress’ –   acrylic on canvas   167 x 152cm… Read more »

Contemporary Gallipoli – Blue Mountains City Art Gallery

‘And the Band Played Waltzing Matilda’ – mixed media assemblage  122 x 70 x 20cm.  Three of my works are included in ‘Contemporary Gallipoli’, a Macquarie University Gallery Touring Exhibition curated by Meredith Brice.    The exhibition runs from 20 October – 25 November 2018 Co-inciding with the 100th anniversary of the end of WWI,… Read more »

Portia Geach Memorial Award – S.H. Ervin Gallery 2018

‘Self Portrait in Blue Dress’    60 x 60cm   acrylic on canvas  has been selected as a finalist in the 2018 Portia Geach Memorial Award, an art prize for portraiture by women artists of people from Art, Letters or the Sciences. Self-portraiture is strange, introspective, revealing and exposing, landing somewhere between vanity and self mockery. The self-examination… Read more »

Assemblages featured in Brazil’s TPM Magazine

‘Hugging Metal’   mixed media sculpture, 40 x 40 x 40cm – a series of sculptural assemblages including Hugging Metal have been featured in Brazil’s TPM magazine and on their revistatpm instagram feed.  These works were part of Domestic Lives, from my 2008 Manly Art Gallery and Museum exhibition in. TPM explores women’s issues and insists… Read more »

‘Inhabited Architecture’- Chrissie Cotter Gallery Pidcock St Camperdown – opening Wed 14 March.

‘Inhabited Architecture’ – an exhibition featuring Ro Murray, Freya Jobbins, Mandy Burgess and Susan O’Doherty exploring the representation of memory, emotion, and family tensions in relation to the houses that we occupy.  The exhibition includes drawing, painting, assemblage, sculpture and installation.   To be opened by Simon Chan, Director at Art Atrium and SCA Architects. Wed… Read more »

Guide Dog Installation – AMP Building 2018

To mark the 60th anniversary, Guide Dogs, NSW/ACT is staging an art installation outside the AMP  Building in Sydney of 60 life size dogs to be exhibited from the 16th February for the opening of the Sydney Chinese New Year Festival 2018.  There will be a follow up auction of the dogs in March to… Read more »

Hunting Season – Studio Exhibition: Eygalieres, Provence France

Interior Studio Shot.   ‘Blue Bed’  – acrylic on canvas.  137 x 122cm – NG Art Creative Residency Opening Night 26th November 2017 Throughout October and November 2017 I was an artist in residence at NG Art Creative Residency in Eygalieres, Provence, Southern France.  During my stay I made paintings which were exhibited in the… Read more »