Biography

Education

        2011 Master of Fine Art (Research) Victorian College of Arts, Melbourne

        2009 Master of Visual Art (Course work) Victorian College of Arts, Melbourne

        2008 Postgraduate Diploma In Visual Art, Victorian College of Arts, Melbourne

        2006 Bachelor of Design, Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne

Awards

2010-2011 Melbourne Research Scholarship

        2010 Shirley Hannan National Portrait Award, NSW (finalist)

        2009 Fiona Myer Award, Melbourne

        2008 Emsla Art Award, Coffs Harbour - NSW (finalist)

        2001 Mosman Art Award, Sydney (finalist)

Selected Exhibitions

        2011 Masters Exhibition, Postgraduate Gallery, VCA Melbourne

        2010 Shirley Hannan National Portrait Award, Bega Regional Gallery - NSW

        2010 The Envelope Residency, West Wing, Melbourne

        2009 Masters Exhibition, Margaret Lawrence Gallery, VCA Melbourne

        2008 Emsla Art Award, Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery - NSW

        2001 Mosman Art Award, Sydney 

Teaching 

   2008 - Present (Graphic Design) Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne            

Professional History prior to 2000

   Exhibitions in Australia, New Zealand and France at a range of public, commercial    

   and artist run galleries. Awards include: Benson & Hedges Art Award NZ - 1980, 

   BNZ Art Award -1978 (finalist), Benson & Hedges Art Award NZ 1976 (finalist).