CURRICULUM VITAE


QUALIFICATIONS

2020-current   PhD Candidate (Creative Practice Research), UND , Fremantle, WA

2014                  Cert IV (TAE40110) Training and Assessment, AITT, Bentley, WA

2004                  Master of Arts (Creative Arts), Edith Cowan University, WA

1979                  Grad. Dip Ed, WAIT, WA (presently Curtin University)

1978                  BA (Fine Arts), WAIT, WA (presently Curtin University)

1975                  Matriculation, Transvaal, South Africa


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Currently, I mentor adults through the NDIS in the area of Visual Art. I have worked in disabilities for a number of years, lecturing at TAFE in Leederville WA, and tutoring at DADAA in Fremantle WA. I have taught Visual Art at secondary schools in metropolitan and regional WA, as well as English in PNG as a PALMS volunteer. I curated the Mandorla Art Award from 2006 to 2012. At the moment, I am engaged in Creative Practice Research as a PhD candidate at Notre Dame University in Fremantle WA, and continue to participate in national art prizes as a professional Visual Artist.

AWARDS AND PUBLIC WORKS

2002  “DIVERSIFY/FRUCTIFY”, Billboard, Perth International Festival, Northbridge WA

2016  Mandorla Art Award (Highly Commended), Linton & Kay, Perth, WA (Curator: Kristy Gough)

2016  The Cambridge Gallery Portraiture Prize 2016 (Highly Commended, Godwin Bradbeer), Cambridge Gallery, Melborne, Vic

INTERNATIONAL ART RESIDENCIES

2016    INTERNATIONAL:   “Art for Change”, NIV Art Centre, New Delhi, India

 

 EXHIBITIONS (CURATED)

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

 

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

 

SELECTED JUDGING AND PRESENTATIONS

2016   The 23rd Angelico Exhibition (General Section), Forrest Centre, Perth CBD, WA
2016   IGA Perth Royal Art Show, (with Gera Woltjer and Merrick Belyea) Claremont, WA

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