Selected Exhibitions

2018

Finalist Doug Moran National Portrait Prize, Paddington NSW

Affordable Art Fair Singapore

Finalist EMSLA Art Prize, Wollongong NSW

Finalist Queensland Figuritive Prize, Brisbane Qld Highly Commended Award

Finalist Kennedy Prize, Adelaide SA

Finalist Nuemann Dust Temple Portrait Prize, Currumbin Qld

Finalist Hurford Hardwood Portrait Prize, Lismore NSW

Affordable Art Fair Hong Kong

Finalist Stanthorpe Art Prize, Stanthorpe Qld

Finalist Rotary Art Spectacular, Brisbane Winner and People’s Choice Award

Finalist Percival Portrait Painting Prize, Townsville Qld (Portrait used as key marketing image)

2017

Affordable Art Fair Singapore

Finalist EMSLA Art Prize, Wollongong NSW

Exhibiting Downlands Art Exhibition, Toowoomba Qld

Solo exhibition ‘Fructuous’ – Lethbridge Gallery, Brisbane

Art Expo Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur

Affordable Art Fair Hong Kong

Finalist Rotary Art Spectacular, Brisbane

Finalist International Artist Magazine Still Life No.97 3rd Prize

Finalist Muswellbrook Art Prize, Muswellbrook NSW People’s Choice Award

Finalist Bluethumb Art Prize, Melbourne Vic

Exhibiting in Sugarman Peterson Gallery, Santa Fe, USA

2016

Affordable Art Fair Singapore

Finalist Kennedy Prize, Adelaide SA People’s Choice Award

Finalist Cliftons Art Prize, Asia Pacific Winner Brisbane

Finalist Clayton Utz Art Award, Clayton Utz, Brisbane Qld

Finalist Annual Art Competition, The Artist Magazine USA

RNA Art Competition, RNA Show, Brisbane Qld First Prize Open Class

‘Transformation’ Lethbridge Gallery, Brisbane

Finalist Lethbridge 10 000, Lethbridge Gallery, Brisbane

Rotary Art Spectacular, Brisbane Winner

Exhibiting in Coda Gallery, Palm Desert, USA

Exhibiting in AustArtStudio, New York, USA

Exhibiting in Mary Martin Gallery, Florida, USA

2015

Spectrum Art Fair Miami, Miami Beach, Florida, USA

San Diego Contemporary Art Show, Balboa Park, San Diego, USA

Artist Showcase, Lethbridge Gallery, Brisbane

Finalist Art Magazine Annual Art Competition, Artist Magazine USA

Finalist Rotary Art Spectacular, Brisbane

‘Cherished’, Lethbridge Gallery, Brisbane

‘Inspired’ Exhibition Clayfield College Art Show, Jugglers Art Space, Brisbane

Brisbane Painting and Drawing Exhibition, Richard Randall Studio, Brisbane

2014

Lethbridge 10000 Finalists Exhibition, Lethbridge Gallery, Brisbane

Lethbridge Gallery Artist Showcase, Lethbridge Gallery, Brisbane

Lethbridge 10 000 Small Scale Art Award, Brisbane People’s Choice Award

Finalist Clayton Utz Art Award, Clayton Utz, Brisbane

2010

Lethbridge 10000 Small Scale Art Award, Brisbane Commended for Skill

RNA Art Competition, RNA Show, Brisbane

Group exhibition, Martin Galleries, Nundah

Grammar Art Show (invitational), Brisbane Grammar School, Brisbane

2009

Nundah Village Festival Art Exhibition, Nundah

Grammar Art Show (invitational), Brisbane Grammar School, Brisbane

2008

Finalist Redland Art Awards, Redland Art Gallery, Cleveland

 

Awards

Highly commended Award – RQAS Figuritive Award 2018

Winner - Rotary Art Spectacular 2018

People’s Choice Award - Rotary Art Spectacular 2018

People's Choice Award - Muswellbrook Art Prize 2017

3rd Prize Still Life Challenge International Artist Magazine

Winner front cover of Art-Prizes Australia Calendar 2017

People's Choice Award - Kennedy Art Prize 2016

Winner (Brisbane) - Cliftons Art Prize 2016

Winner Open Class - RNA Art Competition 2016

Winner - Rotary Art Spectacular 2016

 

Education

2003 – 2018

Brisbane Painting Classes:

·       Portrait from Life - Andrew Bonneau, 2015, 2016, 2017

·       Skin Texture - Marcel Desbien 2015

·       Floral Workshop - Marciel Desbiens 2013

Brisbane Institiute of Art –

·       Portrait from life - Margaret Fredrickson 2004

·       Life Drawing Classes 2005-2016

 

People's Choice Award - Lethbridge 10 000 Art Award 2014

Commended for Originality - Lethbridge 10 000 Art Award 2014

Commended for Skill - Lethbridge 10 000 Art Award 2010

Highly Commended - Nundah Village Art Exhibition 2009

Best Still Life Wilston Art Exhibition 2006

Best Floral Laidley Shire Art Awards 2003

 

 

 

 

 

 

Art Workshops Australia –

·       James Guppy

·       Portraits from Life Peter Churcher 2010

Lethbridge Gallery Workshops –

·       Brett Lethbridge

·       Joel Rea

TAFE Courses –

·       Pen and Ink, Drawing

Bibliography

Purdon, Fiona “State of Originality” Courier Mail U on Sunday p20 Sep 2018

The Percivals 2018 Book, Front cover and p191 April 2018

Pratique des Arts Magazine no139 p41 March 2018

Wong, Rebecca “New Beginnings” Art Republik Magazine p50 Nov 2017

American Art Collector Magazine p103 Issue 137 March 2017

International Artist Magazine P7 Issue 113 Feb 2017

Markle, James 32nd Annual Art Competition finalist Artists Magazine p43 Dec 2015

Marsh, Sarah “Sweet Release” Section8 Magazine online November 2015

Brown, Phil “The fruits of Art” Courier Mail Canvas Mag p11 October 2014

McDowall, Carolyn “Annual Lethbridge 10000 Art Award 2014” The Culture Concept Circle Online Magazine September 2014

Purdon, Fiona “Small ideas make big difference” Courier Mail p2 and p30 June 2014

Lill, Jasmin “Small art, big prizes” Westside News cover and p43 June 2014

“Lethbridge 10000” Brisbane Visual Arts Guide Online June 2014

Issue 12 Wyvern Magazine 2011 Events p14 Kings College UQ 2011

Grams, Jacob “Artists ready to be discovered” Northside Chronicle, Life art April 2010

 

Corporate Commissions/Private Collections

EMSLA collection

Cliftons, Sydney Australia

Reliance Worldwide Corporation, Australia

Kings College, University of Qld

1 Portrait and 2 Posthumous Portraits of previous Masters of the College

Rugby painting

Tupicoffs Brisbane, Australia

Many private collections in Australia and USA

Works Donated for Fundraising and Charity Events

2018   Starlight Foundation Five Chefs Dinner (Brisbane)

         Art for Epilepsy

         Pegasus Developing Abilities through the Twitter Art Exhibit 2018

2016   Fundraiser for Tanzania Orphange Dinner

2015   Marist College 75th Jubilee Dinner

2009  Kings College ‘Kings in Pink’ Breast Cancer Event

          Marist College Melbourne Cup Race Day

          Marist College Blue and Gold Ball – Art Auction

2008   Mater Dei Art Exhibition

           St Dolores School

           Marist College Blue and Gold Ball – Art Auction

2007   Operation Smile

          Mater Dei Art Exhibition

          Marist College Blue and Gold Ball – Art Auction

          St Dolores School

2006  Fistula Fund Fundraiser

          Mater Dei Art Exhibition

          Pregnancy Problem Centre Fundraiser

2005  Sassafras Restaurant Fundraiser

          Mater Dei Art Exhibition

          Operation Smile