BIOGRAPHY

 PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Australian National Gallery, Canberra; National Gallery of Victoria

Western Australian Art Gallery; Art Gallery of South Australia; Art Gallery of Queensland

Power House Museum, Sydney; Shepparton Art Museum; Art Bank

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

Christine Abrahams Gallery, Melbourne (1987, 1990, 1991, 1994, 1996, 1998, 2000, 2002, 2008)

MADA Gallery, Monash University (2013); Australian Galleries, Melbourne (2010);

Brian Moore Gallery, Sydney (2002, 2005); Beaver Galleries, Canberra (1998)

'Halpern & Murphy' NGV, Shepparton Art Gallery, and Regional Galleries (1991)

 

AWARDS AND COMMISSIONS

City of Hobart Art Prize (2005); Yering Sculpture Award (2004);

Shepparton Australia Day - Myer Ceramic Award (1992, 1993, 1996)

Bronze Commissions: ‘Reclaimed’ (2003), ‘Bud’ (2004), ‘Spiral’ (1999);

Shepparton Art Museum   ‘Elements and Traces’ (1991)

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017              Hatch Contemporary Art Space. ‘States of Being’

2016              Flinders Lane Gallery “Coastal’

2015              Victorian Craft Award (finalist)

2015/13/11     Manningham Victorian Ceramic Art Award (finalist)

2001              ‘Australian Ceramics’, Marianne Heller Gallery, Germany

2001              Sybaris Gallery Michigan USA

2000/01        SOFA exhibition, Chicago USA

2000              ‘Australian Crafts’, International Frankfurt Craft Triennale, Germany

1999              ‘Contemporary Australian Crafts’ Hokkaido Museum of Modern Art & Takaoka City Art Museum & Museum of Modern Art - Shiga, Japan

1999              ‘Creative Australia’ Exhibition, Osaka, Japan

1998/97/95/94/93/92/91 Sidney Myer Australia Day Ceramic Awards, Shepparton Art Gallery

1997              ‘Australian Ceramics’ Galerie Handwerk Munich/Kunstgewerbemuseum Dresden Germany

1997              50th International Ceramic Art Competition, Faenza, Italy

1997/96/95 ‘Delinquent Angel: Australian Contemporary Ceramics’ Museum of International Ceramics in Faenza Italy; Itami Craft Centre Japan; Takashimaya Gallery, Singapore & Australian galleries

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

Journal of Australian Ceramics November 2013, July 2008. World Sculpture News Autumn 2008. The Age Arts 16/4/2008 9/4/2003  8/5/1997; 1/1/1997  Chicago SOFA Exhibition Catalogues 2000 & 2001Craft from Scratch Triennale Australia & Germany 2000. Sydney. Suddeutsche Zeitung Nr15 Germany 2000.  .Ceramics A Canadian Perspective Spring 1999.  Ceramic Art & Perception No69 2007  No52 2003; No34 1998; Australia Art Monthly Sept 1994 No73. Delinquent Angel Aust Contemporary Ceramics Shepparton Art Gallery 1995.  Colin and Cecily Rigg Craft Award 1994 Catalogue National Gallery Victoria.  American Ceramics Monthly Feb 93. Catalogue: Halpern & Murphy 1990 Shepparton Art Gallery. Art in Australia v27/4 1990