2004 Master of Fine Art by research, major in Print media, CoFA UNSW
2000 Advance Diploma in Printmaking
1999 Diploma of Fine Art (majors: painting/printmaking)


2021 "Pacific”, Museum d’Histoire Naturelle, Le Havre – France

Solo Exhibitions

"Transit", Head On photo festival, Wallarobba Arts Centre, Hornsby, NSW
"Paper and Place", Gosford Regional Gallery, Gosford, NSW (2 artists)

"Imaging the Margin: Journeys Borders and Living on the edge"
collaboration with Lee Penelope, Grafton Regional Gallery – NSW
Mary MacKillop Project Space, North Sydney – NSW

"Earthlines, Exploring the limits of symbolic knowledge systems"
Bathurst Regional Art Gallery – NSW
Macquarie University Library – NSW
Burnie Regional Gallery – TAS

“Passing by the tree, the skin of memory”
Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery – NSW
Alliance Française, Melbourne – Victoria
Orange Regional Gallery – NSW
Newcastle University Gallery – NSW

“Lieux de mémoire”, Hôtel de ville, Le Mans – France
Art Atrium, Bondi Junction – NSW

“Scanning Memories”
Nexus Multicultural Art Centre, Adelaide – SA
Swan Hill Regional Gallery – VIC
Tin Sheds Gallery, Sydney – NSW
Red Box Gallery, Sydney – NSW
Photoaccess gallery, Canberra – ACT

“From Hornsby to Paris”, guest artist Hornsby college of TAFE – NSW

“Passage” Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris – France

“Encounter”, Lapérouse Museum – NSW
“Footprint on the water” Wollongong City Gallery, (2artists) – NSW
“Any news of Lapérouse?” State Library of NSW, (2artists) – NSW

“Private Language, Public imagery”, CoFA Space – UNSW

“Of Global Appearance”, Manly Art Gallery and Museum – NSW

“Polygraphy”, First Draft, Sydney – NSW

Selected Group Exhibitions

"On the Edge: Landscapes from the collection", Macquarie University Gallery - NSW
"North Sydney Art Prize", Coal Loader Centre for Sustainability, North Sydney - NSW

"The Red Project", Coal Loader Centre for Sustainability, North Sydney - NSW
"Duro Print Biennale", Duro - Portugal
"Libris Award", McKay - QLD
"Fleurieu Biennale" - SA
Sydney Printmakers, Artsite Gallery, Camperdown - NSW
Sydney Printmakers, Umbrella Studio, Townsville - QLD
Warringah Art Prize – NSW
Hornsby Art Prize – NSW
Blacktown Art Prize – NSW

"North Head Project", Manly Art Gallery and Museum - NSW
AIMPE, International Print exhibition, Tokushima - Japan
“Arte Laguna”, Arsenal, Venice - Italy
Manly Artist Book Award, Manly - NSW
"Place", Articulate Project Space (collaboration Lee P.)  Leichhardt - NSW
5th artists’ books+multiples fair, Brisbane - Qld
North Sydney Art Prize  – NSW
3rd Global Print, Duro – Portugal

55th anniversary exhibition Sydney Printmakers, Artsite, Camperdown – NSW
Sydney Printmakers, The Vault, Mildura – Vic
Swan Hill Print and Drawing Award – Vic
“In the Field”, Macquarie University Gallery – NSW

The North Sydney Art Prize, “Underground” collaboration Lee Penelope – NSW
Adelaide Perry Prize for Drawing – NSW
Hidden, “Paradise”, Rookwood cemetery, collaboration Lee Penelope – NSW
Fun and Game, Sydney Printmakers, Gallery Lane Cove – NSW

Swan Hill Print and Drawing Award – Vic
“On the same page” Collaborative print, Hunter Island Press, Hobart – TAS
Grace Cossington Smith Gallery, Sydney – NSW

Blake prize, Directors’ cut
International Women’s Day Art Prize, Northern Sydney Institute – NSW
Unbound, Macquarie University Gallery – NSW
North Sydney Art Prize, Coal Loader – NSW
Hidden, Rockwood cemetery, Collaboration – NSW
Art Atrium Gallery – NSW
BackStage, Conny Dietzschold Gallery – NSW

“Tracking/Tracing, contemporary arts from Australia”, Stiftelsen 3,14 Bergen – Norway
“Leave nothing but prints”, Manly Regional Art Gallery and Museum, Manly – NSW
“Hidden”, Sculpture Prize, Rookwood Cemetery, Collaboration – NSW

JADA drawing award, Grafton Regional Gallery and touring exhibition
Redcliffe City Art Gallery
University of the Sunshine Coast
New England Regional Art Museum
Hervey Bay Regional Gallery
Griffith Regional Gallery
Tamworth Regional Gallery
Bundaberg Regional Gallery
Caboolture Regional Art Gallery
Gympie Regional Gallery

Sydney Printmakers, travelling exhibition
Moree Plains Regional Art Gallery
Maitland Regional Art Gallery
Cowra Regional Art Gallery
Wagga Wagga Regional Art Gallery

Hot Off The Press, Manly Art Gallery and Museum – NSW
India – Past, Present and Abroad, Macquarie University Gallery – NSW
Artists Book Award, Manly Library – NSW

Libris Awards, Artspace Mackay – QLD
Beyond the surface of the page, Marianne Newman Gallery – NSW

Blacktown City Art Exhibition – NSW
“From Print to Print”, Sydney Printmakers, Hardware gallery – NSW
“In Paradise”, Manly Art Gallery and Museum – NSW
Geelong acquisitive print awards, Geelong gallery – VIC
“White Heat”, Manly Art Gallery and Museum – NSW
“Remembering Paris”, Macquarie University Gallery – NSW
“Keeping company”, biennial exhibition Manly Art Gallery and Museum – NSW
“Not the Flat Surface” (group work), University of the Sunshine Coast – QLD
”Tasmania:1/100,000″, IXL Atrium, Hobart – TAS

“Freestyle Books”, collaboration, State Library of Queensland – QLD
“From the Ocean to Harbour”, Mosman Regional Gallery – NSW
Swan Hill Print and Drawing Award – VIC
“Sighting the whale”, Mosman Regional Gallery – NSW
“Lines in the sand”, Hazelhurst Regional Gallery – NSW
“Transitions”, Macquarie University Gallery – NSW
La Trobe University, La Trobe Campus – VIC
Flinders University Art Museum – SA
Cowra Regional Art Gallery – NSW

Fisher Ghost Art Award – NSW
“Urban Animals” Impression on Paper gallery – ACT
Marianne Newman gallery – NSW
Hutchins Art Prize, Hobart – TAS
“Marche de la Poésie”, Collaboration Lee P., Place St Sulpice, Paris – France
“Poésie sur Prose”, travelling exhibition
“Exploration”, guest artist, Macquarie University Gallery – NSW
“Outback art prize”, Broken Hill regional gallery – NSW
“Keeping company”, Manly Regional Gallery and Museum – NSW
“Lovers” Alliance Française, Sydney – NSW

Cadry’s Art Prize – NSW
Sydney Printmakers, Max Taylor galleries – NSW
Alumni, Kudos Gallery, Sydney – NSW
“Though Australian Eyes”, GuangDong LingNan Exhibition Centre, Guangzhou – China

Gallery 4A – NSW
Blake Prize, Sir Herman Black gallery – NSW
Fremantle Art Prize – WA (group work)
“Palm to Paper”, Palm House, Royal Botanical Gardens, Sydney – NSW
Cadry’s Art Prize, State Library – NSW
Art on Paper Fair – NSW
Willoughby Art Prize – NSW
Hutchins Art Prize, Hobart – TAS

Gallery 4A – NSW
Canadian exchange, Toronto – Canada
Masters of CoFA, Ivan Dougherty Gallery – NSW
Hutchins Art Prize, Hobart – TAS
GuangDong LingNan Exhibition Centre, Guangzhou, “Australia-Enchanting Impressions” – China
“Big” Large Format Show, Manly Art Gallery and Museum – NSW
Books 04, Noosa – QLD
Warringah Art Prize – NSW
“Without Reason” CoFA exhibition & Performance spaces – UNSW
Spectrum, Parliament House – NSW
Broken Hill Art Prize – NSW

“Imaging the land” CoFA Exhibition & Performance Spaces – UNSW
Willoughby Art Prize – NSW
Hutchins Art Prize, Hobart – TAS
Sydney Art on Paper Fair – NSW
Hazelhurst Art on Paper Award – Hazelhurst Regional Gallery – NSW
International Print Biennale, Varna – Bulgaria

Framework, Manly Art Gallery and Museum – NSW
East Coast Sculpture Show, Ballina, collaborative work with Rombaldi-Seppey V. – NSW
"A Passion for paper", Mosman Art Gallery – NSW
SP Sydney Gallery – NSW

Hazelhurst Art on Paper Award, Hazelhurst Regional Gallery – NSW
“Invisible pathway of words”, Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi – NSW
Willoughby Art Prize – NSW
Warringah Art Prize – NSW
Canson Student Award in Printmaking, travelling Australia


Over 30 group exhibitions

Public and Private Collections

Swarthmore College Library, PA – USA
Grafton Regional Gallery – NSW
City of Le Mans – France
Stiftelsen 3,14 – Norway
Manly Art Gallery and Museum – NSW
City of Varna – Bulgaria
Manly Public Library – NSW
National Parks and Wildlife Service
St John’s Uniting Church ,Wahroonga (group work) – NSW
Adult Education Foundation Centre – NSW
Hornsby College of TAFE – NSW
Bibliothèque Nationale de France (rare books)
BMF, Limoges – France
National Library of Australia
State Library of Queensland
State Library of Victoria
Bibliotheca Librorum apud Atificam
Bathurst Regional Art Gallery
Macquarie University
National Gallery of Australia (group portfolio)

Awards and Scholarships

Burnie Makers Studio residency – Tas
BigCi, Blue Mountains residency – NSW

Works with Paper award, North Sydney Art Prize, collaboration – NSW

Hill End residency, National Art School studio – NSW

Australian Artists Grant, NAVA
Musée d’Histoire Naturelle, Le Havre - France

JADA acquired drawing, Grafton Regional Gallery – NSW

Art NSW Grant
Residency Montsalvat Artist Colony – Victoria

Residency Hill End, Bathurst Regional Art Gallery – NSW

Residency AGNSW Studio, Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris – France

Residency Hill End, Bathurst Regional Art Gallery – NSW
Marketing grant from NAVA
Grant from the French Embassy

Residency Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris – France
FAW grant, (group exhibition)

Residency AFAA studio, Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris – France

Research residency Palace of Versailles – France

Grant from the French Embassy – Australia

Honourable Mention, Warringah Art Prize – NSW

Marketing Grant from NAVA

Phillis Arnot Award in Printmaking
Special Mention, East Coast Sculpture Show – NSW
Marketing Grant from NAVA (group work)

Publications and Reviews



Daily Examiner, "Imaging the Margins", Apps L., 10/8/17

Newcastle Herald, “Passing by the Tree, the skin of memory”

Exhibition catalogue, Simpson A. and Janiszewski L. “Earthlines: Exploring the limits of symbolic knowledge systems”

Exhibition E.catalogue, Payne K., “Tracking/Tracing:contemporary art from Australia”
Exhibition catalogue, Pattenden R., “Passing by the tree, the skin of memory”
Open gallery, Fitzgerald M., Sydney Morning Herald (24.25-11-12)

Exhibition catalogue, Pr Grishin S., “Hot off the press, new directions”
Exhibition catalogue, Davis R. and Hammond G., “India – Past, Present and Abroad”

Exhibition catalogue, Dr Lawrenson A., Hartog F., “Scanning Memories”
Exhibition catalogue, “Remembering Paris”, Macquarie University Gallery
Dr Lawrenson A. article, “Scanning Memories”, Imprint vol. 44, nbr 1
Art Almanac, Feb. 2009, Profiles

Geddes T. article “From the ocean to harbour”, Imprint vol. 44
Cashman K. article « sighting the whale », Imprint vol. 43
Exhibition catalogue, Davis R., « Transitions », Macquarie Univeristy Gallery,
Exhibition catalogue, Bourke A., « Lines in the sand », Hazelhurst Regional Gallery and Art Centre

Sasha Grishin, Canberra Times, (10-10-07)
Exhibition catalogue, Stretton A., “Ex-ile”

Waterhouse M., “Palm to Paper”, Palm House, Textile, issue 1, no 81

Exhibition catalogue “Palm to Paper”, Palm House Royal Botanical Gardens, Sydney
Exhibition catalogue, Schmidmaier D., “Any News of Laperouse”, State Library of New South Wales
Pegus A., review, “Any News of Laperouse?” and “Encounter”
Eastside radio (8-9-2005)
SBS radio (12-9-2005)
Meacham S., Sydney Morning Herald (15 & 24-8-05)
Adie K., Mercury (13-7-05)
Latifi A., Advertiser (24 & 27-7-05)
The Highlands to the Sea (8-05)
Exhibition catalogue, Dr Thompson J., “Footprint on the water”, Wollongong City Gallery
Exhibition catalogue, Poncet J., “Encounter”, Laperouse Museum

Williams S. article “Private Language, Public Imagery”, Imprint volume 39
Exhibition catalogue, Munting B. & Oh J., “Without Reason”, CoFA
Exhibition catalogue, van Ogtrop A., “private Language, Public Imagery”, CoFA
Catalogue, “Australia – Enchanting Impressions”, GuangDong LingNan Exhibition Centre, Guangzhou, China

Williams S. article, “Of Global Appearance”, Imprint volume 37,CoFA
Critic’s picks, SMH (12-7-02)
Exhibition catalogue, Cashman K., “A Passion for Paper”, Mosman Regional Gallery

Catalogue essay, Bell P.“Of Global Appearance”. Manly Art Gallery and Museum
 Huxley J. “Of Global Appearance, SMH (18-19-8-2001) 
 The Daily Telegraph (1-9-01)  
Manly Daily (30-8-01)
 Critic’s picks SMH (31-8-01)
CitySearch (3-9-01) 
Catalogue, Carruthers A. “Viet Exhibition, being part of the Landscape”, Casula Powerhouse

Miller G.”Viewpoint”, Northern Herald (26-2-98)
Steggall S. Dimensions (No1&2-98)
Stretton A. ABC “art on Sunday” (9-12-98)

Essays and Public Presentations

Catalogue essay "Jali"

Public presentation 21/7, Manly Art Gallery and Museum - NSW

Hand made paper workshops, Macquarie University Gallery - NSW

Hand made paper workshop, Macquarie University Gallery - NSW

Public presentation, JADA, Grafton Regional Gallery - NSW

Public presentation, 6/8, “Remembering Paris”, Macquarie University Gallery - NSW

Public presentation, Art Exchange 4, Manly Art Gallery and Museum - NSW

In conversation with Akky Van Ogtrop, 13/2/07, “From Hornsby to Paris” - NSW
Public presentation, 1/4, “Ex-ile”, Print Symposium – National Gallery - ACT
Public presentation 27/4, “Exploration”, Macquarie University – Sydney - NSW

essay “Passage”, Paris – France

catalogue essay “Encounter”, Sydney – NSW
Public presentation, 19/1/05, Laperouse Museum - NSW
Catalogue essay “Any news of Laperouse?”, Sydney – NSW
Public presentations, 7/9, 8/9, 13/10, State Library of NSW

Catalogue essay, “Private Language, Public Imagery”, Sydney – NSW

Panel discussion with Francesca Merandi, Lex Marinos, Bruce Robinson and Alissar Chidiac and Dai Le, 23/9, “OF Global Appearance” Manly Art Gallery and Museum - NSW

essay “Polygraphy”, Sydney – NSW