Artistic Achievements

Current: 2018 Bay of Fires Art Prize finalist

 2018 Bay of Fires Art Prize finalist
 2018 Glover Art Prize finalist
 2017 ʻToo Much Truthʼ, Thistle Hall, Wellington, NZ
 2017 Bay of Fires Art Prize finalist
 2017 ʻWilderenessʼ, Brunswick Street Gallery, Melbourne
 2016 ʻTarkine in Motionʼ Group exhibition, Long Gallery, Hobart
 2016 ʻTarkine in Motionʼ, documentary
 2015- 2016 Kings Bridge Cottage Residency, Launceston
 2014 ʻColour Fields: Inner Visionʼ Sawtooth ARI, Launceston
 2013 ʻLocal Colour Theory: Summerʼ Sawtooth ARI, Launceston

 

Artist’s Profile

I’m an artist working with paper and mixed media.

Two themes have emerged over the years in my work:

  1. Abstract colour works on paper. I used to focus on psychological and spatial qualities of colour in my compositions. I still adore colour, but work to create “conditions” for colours and their effects, perhaps beginning to move from 2D to installation.
  2. Abstract or narrative mixed media works related to place, land and our relationship to land. In these works I explore form by folding and shaping paper into “objects”. I work in small scale, but would love to move towards larger scale works.

 

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