CV

Qualifications & experience:

  • 1984-86               Diploma of Secondary Art Teaching, Qld. University of Technology
  • 1987                    Secondary art teacher Palm Beach Currumbin S.H.S.
  • 1988-95               Decorated pottery & managed gallery at Port Curtis Pottery Pty. Ltd.
  • 1995-96               Bachelor of Education (Inservice), University of Central Queensland.
  • 1999-00               Graduate Diploma of Painting, Gippsland Centre of Art & Design, VIC.
  • 1996-03               Secondary art and multi-media teacher at Smithfield S.H.S.
  • 2001-06               Masters of Creative Arts, JCU (Part-time)
  • 2004-07               Sec. art teacher, Bentley Park Senior School, Cairns.
  • 2008-09               Sec. art teacher (Part-time), Marist College Rosalie, Churchie, The Gap.
  • 2010-12               Secondary art teacher, Everton Park S.H.S., Kelvin Grove College, Mt St Michael’s College, Brisbane.
  • 2013-15               Primary Art Specialist (Part-time), St Joseph’s Primary School.

Solo exhibitions:

  • 1992                     Vessels, Port Curtis Pottery Gallery, Gladstone, Qld.
  • 1997                     Images of a new home, Cairns Reef Hotel Casino, Cairns
  • 1999                     Homes I shared, Chapel Café, Esplanade Cairns.
  • 2000                     Moving gently through, Kick Arts Gallery, Cairns
  • 2005                     Gardens of the Mind, Cairns Regional Gallery, Cairns
  • 2010                     Botanic Gardens – Near and Far, Brisbane Square Library, Brisbane
  • 2013                     Boombana Café and Gallery, Mt Nebo, Brisbane.

Group exhibitions (selected):

  • 1988-95               Port Curtis Pottery Gallery, Gladstone
  • 1991                     Martin Hanson memorial art exhibition, Gladstone Regional Gallery
  • 1997                     Views from our verandah, Cairns Regional Gallery.
  • 1997                     Made Here, co-operative gallery, Kuranda.
  • 1997                     Sacrilege, Kick Arts Christmas Show, The Chapel Café, Kick Arts, Cairns.
  • 1998                     Four seasons, The Visual Arts Society, Cairns Regional Gallery, Cairns.
  • 1998                     The Chapel Café, Cairns.
  • 1999                     The Botanic Gardens Café, Flecker Botanic Gardens, Cairns.
  • 1999                     Casual encounters, Cairns Art Society, Cairns Regional Gallery, Cairns.
  • 1999                     John Henry’s Gallery Café, Cairns.
  • 1999-00               Utopia Gallery, Cairns.
  • 2000-02               Loans exhibition, James Cook University, Cairns
  • 2003                     No Boundaries, James Cook University, Cairns
  • 2004                     Loans Exhibition, James Cook University, Cairns
  • 2004                     Glare, Kick Arts Gallery, Cairns
  • 2004                     The Postcard Show, Cairns Regional Gallery, Cairns
  • 2005                     The Postcard Show, Cairns Regional Gallery, Cairns
  • 2006                     The Postcard Show, Cairns Regional Gallery, Cairns
  • 2007                     The Village Gallery, Palm Cove, Cairns
  • 2007                     Flight, Kick Arts Gallery, Cairns.
  • 2010                     Flower Power, PS Gallery, Paddington, Brisbane
  • 2010                     Lethbridge Small Scale Art Award, Paddington, Brisbane.
  • 2010                     Belle Arti – Chapman and Bailey Art Award 2010, Metro Gallery, Brisbane
  • 2011                     Belle Arti – Chapman and Bailey Art Award 2010, Brisbane
  • 2012                     Lethbridge Small Scale Art Award, Paddington, Brisbane.
  • 2012                     Queensland Art Teachers Association, Brisbane.
  • 2012                     Robyn Bauer Christmas Show, Paddington, Brisbane.
  • 2013                     Lethbridge Small Scale Art Award, Paddington, Brisbane.
  • 2013                     Moreton Bay Regional Art Award, Strathpine, Queensland.
  • 2014                     Spaces, Easter Show, Petrie Terrace Art Gallery, Brisbane.
  • 2014                     Lethbridge Small Scale Art Award, Paddington, Brisbane.