REPRESENTED BY

ANTHEA POLSON ART Gold Coast, Qld - www.antheapolsonart.com.au

PENNY CONTEMPORARY Hobart, Tas    - www.pennycontemporary.com.au

 

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2019       tall tales and true  - Anthea Polson Art, Qld

               alter - Uplift, Window Gallery - Pine Rivers Regional Gallery, Qld 

2018       modifiedwonder Penny Contemporary,  Hobart, Tasmania.   

2017       cloak - Anthea Polson Art, Qld 

2016       inbloom - The Ambience Store Project #9 - Curated by Carrie McCarthy , Brisbane

2015       allgloryisfleeting(memoryandhand) - Gallery Two Bundaberg Regional Art Gallery

2014       survivormaths -  Anthea Polson Art, Qld

                 thelivinglifeless -  BMG Art Adelaide

2012       owning the bones - Anthea Polson Art, Qld

2009       love you longtime - Doggett Street Studios, Brisbane  

2008       You never bloody listen - Doggett Street Studio, Brisbane

2007       Pecking Order - Doggett Street Studio, Brisbane

2006       peck -  Project Gallery ,Griffith University  Brisbane 

 

AWARDS

2019       AWARDED Concept Stainless Design Prize Brisbane Sculpture Festival,

             Mt Coo-tha Botanical gardens auditorium           

             Finalist, Moreton Bay Regional Art Awards - 3D section    

2018       AWARDED Barnes Award, Brisbane Sculpture Festival

2017       AWARDED Shillam Award Frank Lambert Memorial Prize, Brisbane Sculpture Festival            

             Finalist, 38th Brisbane Rotary Art Spectacular

             Finalist, Moreton Bay Regional Art Awards - 2D section

             Finalist, Moreton Bay Regional Art Awards - 3D section 

2016       AWARDED Best 3D Work -37th Brisbane Rotary Art Spectacular

             AWARDED Perides Art Projects Award , Brisbane Sculpture Festival

             Finalist, Moreton Bay Regional Art Awards - 2D section 

             Finalist, Moreton Bay Regional Art Awards - 3D section

2015       Finalist, Marie Ellis OAM Drawing Prize

             Finalist, Lethbridge 10 000 Small Scale Award

2013       AWARDED $15,000 First Prize Life Art Worldwide International Award

             AWARDED People’s Choice Award The Colour Red Christmas Exhibition, APA

             Finalist, Moreton Bay Regional Art Awards 3D

             Finalist, SCAP 3D  national contemporary art prize 

             Finalist, Marie Ellis OAM Drawing Prize

2012       Finalist,   Jacaranda Acquisitive Drawing Prize  

             Finalist, JFMP-  John Fries Memorial Prize 

             Finalist, Marie Ellis OAM Drawing Prize      

             Finalist, The Wilson Visual Art Award

2011       Honorable Mention, Marie Ellis OAM Drawing Prize

             Finalist, Prometheus Visual Art Award

             Finalist, Moreton Bay Regional Art Awards - 2D section 

             Finalist, Moreton Bay Regional Art Awards - 3D section

2010       Finalist (two pieces selected) Marie Ellis OAM Drawing Prize

2009       AWARDED  Acquisition Prize in the Agendo exhibition and Visual Art Award

             Finalist Prometheus Visual Art Award

2008       Finalist Churchie National Emerging Art Prize

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019       Flying Arts Alliance Brisbane Seasonal Sittings of Tiny Art-Winter -

             Judith Wright Centre,

             IMA Brisbane

             Line found Form – Metcalfe Gallery, Brisbane institute of Art                   

2018       Small and  Wall (Group Exhibition) - Flinders Lane Gallery, Melbourne

2017       Brisbane Sculpture Festival - Mt Coo-tha Botanical Gardens, Brisbane

             Curios? The ART LAB - curated be Carrie McCarthy -World Science Festival

             Queensland Museum, Brisbane     

             Process and the temporary studio with Jude Robert, Sam Eyles and Carolyn V Watson 

             Jugglers Art  Space, Brisbane

2016       Brisbane Sculpture Festival - Mt Coo-tha Botanical Gardens, Brisbane

2014       Flights of Fancy - birdwatching through the artist eye - Pine Rivers Regional Gallery 

             Qld 

             The Apron - Beneath the skin - Touring exhibition -Metcalfe Gallery Brisbane                         Institute of Art and Gympie Regional Art Gallery

2012       The World Conterminous -  Jugglers Art Space, Brisbane, Qld

              The Studio - Selected Artist -  2High Festival, Powerhouse Brisbane 

2011       Nine wives, curators Mariam Ella Arcilla & Megan Cope

             Nine Lives Gallery, Brisbane, Qld

             Animals, People - A Shared Environment (4th Biennial, Aus. Animal Studies Group                  conference)

             POP Gallery & Project Gallery Brisbane 

             WASH: Traces of Otherness - Woolloongabba Art Gallery, Brisbane 

2010       Other Misconceptions - curator Jo Diball, Level Gallery, Brisbane

             Young Guns Anthea Polson Art, Gold Coast  

2009       3000AD Drawing Show Circle Gallery, Brisbane                                

             Tiny Worlds Artisan - Brisbane   

             2nd Biennial Agendo Exhibition - Phoenix Gallery, Deakin University, Melbourne    

             Prometheus Visual Arts Award - Prometheus Foundation Gold Coast

             X- show - curator Jo Diball Queensland College of Art Gallery  Griffith University    

             Brisbane

             Carnivale Collaborata Dr. Pat Hoffie & Jo Diball curators - Woodford Folk Festival

2008       We make good Pets - curator Jo Diball Metro Arts, Brisbane

             Patch featuring X-UmbiliQCAs ARTISTS - QCA Gallery Griffith  University 

             Impressions 3 - Impress Printmakers Circle Gallery Brisbane

              Churchie Emerging Art Exhibition -Finalist Anglican Grammar  Campus, Brisbane

2007       Horny Ladies - Queensland College of Art Project Gallery, Griffith University,    

             Brisbane              

 

 

COLLECTIONS

             The Ziegler Trust  

             Camberwell College Melbourne

             HHTan Architects Pty Ltd

             Omnia Australia Pty Ltd

             LOA Branding              

             Private collections in Brisbane,  Melbourne,

             Sydney, Hong Kong, Holland and  Munich

 

TEACHING

2014 -19  Tutor - Brisbane Institute of Art - 

              2D to 3D - Drawing to new forms of Sculpture- Studio

2013 -14  Tutor- Brisbane Institute of Art  -

              Contemporary Watercolour and Mixed Media

Guest Artist Workshops

2019          Professional development - Artist workshop for Visual Art Teachers,                   Oxlades Art Supplies, Brisbane

              Artist workshop for Junior and Senior Students – Marymount College Burleigh Waters

              Artist workshop for Junior Students- Iona College

              Artist workshop for Senior Students - Ipswich Grammar School, Ipswich

              Artist workshop for Junior Students– St. Peters Claver Collage, Brisbane

              Artist talk for Senior Students – St Thomas Moore College

              Artist Talk and workshop – Lourdes Hill College

              Artist workshop for Junior Students – The Springfield Anglican College

              Artist workshop for Senior Students - Ferny Grove High School

              Guest Artist - ASTA Professionals Fine Arts Program 8 weeks – Sheldon College

              Artist workshop for Junior Students – St Joseph’s College, Brisbane

              Guest Artist workshop- 6-week program – Brigidine College, Indropilly

              Artist workshop for Junior Students – Kenmore State High School, Kenmore

 

2018        Tutor at Brisbane Institute of Art - 2D to 3D Drawing to new forms of Sculpture -                   Studio

              Professional development - Artist workshop for Visual Art Teachers, Oxlades Art                     Supplies Murarrie, Brisbane

              Artist workshop for Junior Students – St Josephs College, Brisbane

              Artist workshop for Junior Students – Marymount College Burleigh Waters

              Artist workshop for Senior Students - Villa Nova College, Brisbane 

              Artist workshop for Senior Students – Sheldon College, Brisbane

              Artist workshop for Senior Students - Ferny Grove High School

              Artist workshop for Senior and Junior Students – Kenmore State High School,

              Brisbane

              Artist workshop for Junior Students – St. Peters Claver Collage, Brisbane

              Artist workshop for Senior Students – Corinda State High School, Brisbane       

              Artist workshop for Junior Students – Kenmore State High School, Kenmore

 

 

2017        Tutor at Brisbane Institute of Art - 2D to 3D Drawing to new forms of Sculpture

              Workshop Facilitator - ZART “Nurturing Creativity Conference 2017”- St. Leonard’s                 College  Melbourne

              Artist workshop for Senior Students – Sheldon College, Brisbane

 

2016        Artist workshop for Senior Students - Villa Nova College, Brisbane  

              Artist Residency and Art workshops for Senior Students - St Luke's Bundaberg 

 

2014        Artist workshop for Senior Students - Ferny Grove High

              Tutor at Brisbane Institute of Art - 2D to 3D Drawing to new forms of Sculpture

 

2013       Tutor at Brisbane Institute of Art - Contemporary watercolour and mixed media 

             Artist in residence- Life Art Worldwide Exhibition and Award - Sunshine Coast Tafe –  

               Mooloolabah

 

2002       Artist in Residence Kawana Waters College

2001       Artist in Residence Clairvaux Mackillop College

1998       Artist in Residence Kawana Water s College

EDUCATION 

1998  Queensland College of Art Griffith University