Enquiry

About

David is a Sydney based artist with a studio in Brookvale.Most of his work at present is painted on site in the landscape.The work is a response to what is going on before him.David completed a Diploma in fine art and post graduate certificate in drawing.He has a number of awards and has been a finalist in many art prizes

AWARDS & ART PRIZES:

WARATAH FESTIVAL OF SYDNEY DRAWING AWARD 1969

CHROMA ACRYLICS AWARD 1989/90/91

SEAFORTH TAFE PAINTING AWARD 1991

LLOYD REES MEMORIAL YOUTH ART PRIZE 1992 – COMMENDED

ROYAL ART SOCIETY OF NSW DRAWING PRIZE – 2004

NORTH SYDNEY ART PRIZE 2005 – HIGHLY COMMENDED

NORTH SYDNEY ART PRIZE 2007 – LOCAL ARTIST AWARD

NSW PARLIAMENT PLEIN AIR PAINTING PRIZE – FINALIST – 2012

NORTHBRIDGE ART PRIZE – COMMENDED – 2012
NORTHBRIDGE ART PRIZE - WINNER - 2017

MOSMAN, WARRINGAH, NORTH SYDNEY & WILLOUGHBY ART PRIZE – FINALIST – 2002 – 2004

MOSMAN ART PRIZE – FINALIST – 2009

NORTH SYDNEY ART PRIZE – FINALIST – 2009

NSW PARLIAMENT PLEIN AIR PAINTING PRIZE – FINALIST – 2012

NSW PARLIAMENT PLEIN AIR PAINTING PRIZE – FINALIST – 2013

OUTBACK OPEN ART PRIZE-FINALIST-2015
WARRINGAH ART PRIZE – FINALIST – 2015

HUNTERS HILL ART PRIZE – FINALIST – 2016

MISSION TO SEAFARERS ART PRIZE – FINALIST – 2016

WARRINGAH ART PRIZE – FINALIST – 2016

GOSFORD ART PRIZE – FINALIST – 2016

HUNTERS HILL ART PRIZE – FINALIST – 2017

NORTHERN BEACHES ART PRIZE FINALIST - 2017

MISSION TO SEAFARERS ART PRIZE FINALIST - 2017

GOSFORD ART PRIZE FINALIST - 2017

MOSMAN ART PRIZE-FINALIST - 2017

HORNSBY ART PRIZE FINALIST - 2017

BLACKTOWN ART PRIZE FINALIST - 2017

Education

MOSMAN HIGH SCHOOL

DIPLOMA OF HORTICULTURE – RYDE SCHOOL OF HORTICULTURE, 1985 – 1988

ASSOCIATE DIPLOMA OF FINE ART MAJORING IN PAINTING – SEAFORTH COLLEGE OF TAFE, 1989 – 1991

POST GRADUATE CERTIFICATE PAINTING – SEAFORTH COLLEGE OF TAFE, 1995 – 1996

Exhibitions

AXIS GALLERY SOLO EXHIBITION 1991

MANLY REGIONAL GALLERY 1991
JOINT EXHIBITION
MANLY REGIONAL GALLERY JOINT EXHIBITION 1998

MANLY ARTS FESTIVAL SOLO EXHIBITION – 2001

OPENED D.WIGGS ART STUDIO/GALLERY – EXHIBITION SPACE TERREY HILLS 2003

THE BASE SPACE – JOINT EXHIBITION 2003

MANLY BEACH EXHIBITION – OCEAN CARE DAY 2003

TAP GALLERY WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY EXHIBITION 2003/04
T
HE BASE SPACE – 2004

ST AUGUSTINES – ART 4 ART SHOW 2004

THE KINGS SCHOOL ART SHOW – 2004

INCLUSIONS IN MOSMAN, WARRINGAH, NORTH SYDNEY & WILLOUGHBY COUNCIL ANNUAL ART PRIZES – 02/03/04

MANLY BEACH – OCEAN CARE DAY – 2004

LIVERPOOL HOSPITAL – 2005

THE ARTROOM UPSTAIRS MANLY EXHIBITION – 2005

ST AUGUSTINES ART 4 ART SHOW 2005
THE KINGS SCHOOL ART SHOW – 2005

GLEN STREET THEATRE – SOLO EXHIBITION 2005

WILLIAM STREET STUDIOS – 2005/06

DALE THOMAS GALLERY – 2006

GLEN STREET THEATRE – 2006

STATIONS OF THE CROSS EXHIBITION – WILLIAM STREET STUDIOS – 2007

MOSMAN MOMENTS EXHIBITION – MOAMAN ART GALLERY – 2007

NORTHERN EXPRESSIONS EXHIBITION – THE ART SANCTUARY GALLERY 2007

ETHEL STREET GALLERY – SOLO EXHIBITION – 2007

NORTH SYDNEY COUNCIL – 2008

MAY GIBBS – NUTCOTE – 2008

MOSMAN A.S. – SPRING EXHIBITION – 2008

ETHEL STREET GALLERY – SOLO EXHIBITION – 2008

MANLY ARTS FESTIVAL – THE OPENING OF DAVID WIGGS’ STUDIO/GALLERY – 2008

MANLY BEACH EXHIBITION – OCEAN CARE DAY – 2008

STATIONS OF THE CROSS EXHIBITION – WILLIAM STREET CHURCH/STUDIOS – 2009

NORTH SYDNEY COUNCIL – MOSMAN A.S. – 2009

PARLIAMENT HOUSE – SYDNEY – 2009

MLC GALLERY – SENSE OF SYDNEY EXHIBITION – 2009

MOSMAN ART GALLERY – MOSMAN DOWN UNDER EXHIBITION – 2009
ETHEL STREET GALLERY – SOLO EXHIBITION – THE BEACH,THE BUSH & THE ROAD – 2009

MOSMAN & NORTH SYDNEY ART PRIZE INCLUSIONS – 2009

STATIONS OF THE CROSS EXHIBITION – WILLIAM STREET CHURCH/STUDIOS – 2010

NORTH SYDNEY COUNCIL – CREATIVE JOURNEYS EXHIBITION – 2010

SOLO EXHIBITION – BATHERS PAVILION BALMORAL – NOVEMBER/DECEMBER – 2010

ETHEL STREET GALLERY – SOLO EXHIBITION – THE BEACH,THE BUSH & THE ROAD – 2011

NORTH HEAD HARBOUR TRUST –  MANLY ENVIRONMENT CENTRE – ECO CONFERENCE EXHIBITION 2011

LUNA PARK – ART ALONG THE BOARDWALK OPEN AIR EXHIBITION- 2011

PARLIAMENT HOUSE  -NORTHERN EXPRESSIONS EXHIBITION- 2011

ART SYDNEY -DARLING HARBOUR -SOLO EXHIBITION- 2011

MOSMAN ART GALLERY SPRING FESTIVAL – MOSMAN ART SOCIETY EXHIBITION – 2011

ETHEL STREET GALLERY-”THE BEACH, THE BUSH, THE HARBOUR AND THE LILLY” – SOLO EXHIBITION – 2011

BUTLER GOODE GALLERY – PADDINGTON – 2012

NORTH SYDNEY COUNCIL – MOSMAN ART SOCIETY EXHIBITION – 2012

ANGEL GALLERY – SOLO – 2012
MOSMAN ART GALLERY – ARTISTS OF MOSMAN 2088 – 2013

NORTH SYDNEY COUNCIL – M.A.S. – 2013

HUNTERS HILL ART PRIZE – FINALIST – 2013

WARRINGAH ART PRIZE – FINALIST – 2013

NORTH SYDNEY ART PRIZE – FINALIST – 2013

MOSMAN ART PRIZE – FINALIST – 2013

MOSMAN ART GALLERY – M.A.S, SPRING EXHIBITION – 2013

MANLY ART GALLERY – KEEPING COMPANY WITH COLLECTION – 2013

BATHERS PAVILION GALLERY – BALMORAL – SOLO – 2013
"MY HARBOUR OF WORK AND LEISURE – MY HARBOUR OF TOIL AND PLEASURE”
GALLERY 307 –EXHIBITIONS- 2013

ETHEL ST GALLERY-SOLO-2014

GALLERY 307-EXHIBITIONS-2014

MOSMAN ART GALLERY – ARTISTS OF MOSMAN 2088 – 2014

NORTH SYDNEY COUNCIL – M.A.S – 2014

HEADLAND PARK-M.A.S.–9”X5”-EXHIBITION-2014

MOSMAN ART PRIZE-FINALIST-2014

WAVERLEY ART PRIZE FINALIST- 2014

MOSMAN ART GALLERY-ARTISTS OF MOSMAN 2088-2015

ETHEL ST GALLERY-SOLO-2015
OUTBACK OPEN ART PRIZE FINALIST-BROKEN HILL ART GALLERY- 2015

WARRINGAH ART PRIZE FINALIST- 2015

GALLERY 307- SOLO EXHIBITION- 2015

MOSMAN ART GALLERY-ARTISTS OF MOSMAN-2088-2016

BATHERS’ PAVILION GALLERY- BALMORAL-SOLO-2016

“THE BEACH,THE CROWD AND THE FERRY”
HUNTERS HILL ART PRIZE FINALIST-2016

MISSION TO SEAFARERS ART PRIZE FINALIST-2016

WARRINGAH ART PRIZE FINALIST-2016

GOSFORD ART PRIZE FINALIST-2016

WARRINGAH CREATIVE SPACE EXHIBITION-TWO VIEWS-2016

GALLERY 307 – EXHIBITION – 2017
NORTH SYDNEY COUNCIL – M.A.S – 2017

CREATIVE SPACE-NORTHERN BEACHES-SOLO-2017

“THE BRIDGE,THE CROWD,THE BEACH AND THE FERRY”
MANLY ART GALLERY-“LAND” EXHIBITION-2017

MOSMAN ART GALLERY-MAS ART EXHIBITION-2017

GALLERY 307-EXHIBITION–HARBOUR PERSPECTIVES-2018

MOSMAN ART GALLERY-ARTISTS OF MOSMAN 2088-2018

122cm (W) x 92cm (H)
Oil Paint
$4,350
122cm (W) x 92cm (H)
Oil Paint
$4,350
60cm (W) x 50cm (H)
Oil Paint
$1,580