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1982 “History Mural” - Denver City Hotel, Coolgardie, Western Australia – Mural – in collaboration with Robyn Wade & Russell Smith

1984 Solo Exhibition Praxis Gallery, FREMANTLE, WA

1985 Solo Exhibition - Claremont School of Art, CLAREMONT, WA

1986 March - Solo Exhibition - Tresillian Community Centre, NEDLANDS, WA

November - Solo Exhibition - Tresillian Community Centre, NEDLANDS, WA

Group Exhibition - PERTH Contemporary Art Society - FREMANTLE Art Gallery, WA

1987 Nicholas Dattner Furniture, Melbourne, Victoria – Furniture Finisher

1988 Group Exhibition - Spoleto Fringe Festival- Mission Arts Centre, MELBOURNE, VIC

Group Exhibition - Artists’ Choice, Stanfield Gallery, MELBOURNE, VIC

1989 Kenny & Pearce – Woolstore Furniture, Healesville, Victoria – Furniture Finisher

1990 Bokhanger Fine Furniture, Boyup Brook, Western Australia – Furniture Finisher

1991 Group Exhibition - Art for Heart’s Sake Exhibition, PERTH Entertainment Centre, WA

Murray Districts Aboriginal Centre, PINJARRA - WA Dept for the Arts -10-week Artist in Residence,

1992 Group Exhibition “Metamorphis” - Festival Fringe, PERTH Museum, WA

1993 SH Ervine Gallery, (Archibald Prize - Salon De Refuse), SYDNEY, NSW

ALBANY Art Prize exhibition (Award for best oil/acrylic), ALBANY, WA

Murray Districts Aboriginal Centre, PINJARRA - WA Dept for the Arts – STARS program:
12-week Artist in Residence,

Pat Thomas Memorial House (Womens’ Refuge) – Country Arts - MANDURAH, WA
8-week Artist in Residence,

1994 Pat Thomas Memorial House (Womens’ Refuge) – Country Arts - MANDURAH, WA
12-week Artist in Residence,

Winjan Aboriginal Corporation, MANDURAH, WA -8-week Artist in Residence,

Pundullmurra Aboriginal College, SOUTH HEDLAND, WA – 12-week Artist in Residence,

Banners on the Terrace – voluntary artist collaboration with Pinjarra Senior High School & Shire of Murray, WA

1995 Screen printing / New Work Opportunities Tutor / Mentor - Murray JobLink PINJARRA

1996 Publication - Alcoa World Alumina, Newsletter, Vol 17, No.6, June 1996

Mural and relief artworks - Tour Reception Centre. Project coordinator, designer, artist and mentor for Gloria Kearing. Commissioned by Alcoa World Alumina, PINJARRA WA

1997 Regional Focus - Millbindi Aboriginal Arts Show, GWN Television, WA 1997

Peel Region Cultural Diversity Mural published in CANWA – News, April 1997, Vol 13, No 2

Cultural Diversity Mural - PEEL Region ’97 –– Project coordinator, designer, artist and mentor, co - funded by Australia Council (CCDB) and ARTSWA

Community and Mental Health Mural, - Project coordinator, designer, artist and mentor. Commissioned by Community and Health Services MANDURAH, WA

1998 Assembly area Mural – Project coordinator, designer, artist with student participation, PINJARRA Primary School, WA.

Assembly area Mural/Ceramic artwork - Project coordinator, designer, artist with student participation. Commissioned by Halls Head Primary School, MANDURAH, WA.

1999 Founding member, spokesperson and mentor for Borrungar Artist Group, Winjan’s Campsite and Borrungar Artworks – Project coordinator, designer, artist and mentor in collaboration with Borrungar Artist Group. Commissioned by Cedar Woods Properties Ltd, MANDURAH, WA

2000 Mariners’ Cove Artworks - Project coordinator, designer, artist and mentor in collaboration with Borrungar Artist Group, and Winjan Aboriginal Corp. Commissioned by Cedar Woods Properties Ltd., MANDURAH WA

Acacia Prison Cultural Centre - Project coordinator, designer, artist and mentor in collaboration with Borrungar Artist Group. Commissioned by the Ministry of Justice, WOOROLOO, WA

Publication – “The Art of Place”, The Fifth National Indigenous Heritage Art Award catalogue, Reconciliation Category, Australian Heritage Commission, 2000 (collaborative artwork with Gloria Kearing)

2001 Cantwell Park Artworks - Project coordinator, designer, artist and mentor in collaboration with Borrungar Artist Group. Co-funded by Australia Council, CCDB/ ArtsWA/ Regional Arts WA, ALCOA World Alumina. PINJARRA, WA

Derbal Nara Community Garden – Project coordinator, designer, artist and mentor for Kree Eyre and Gloria Kearing. Co-funded by CANWA and the City of Rockingham. ROCKINGHAM, WA

2002 Symbols of Reconciliation - Booyeembara Park – Project coordinator, designer, artist and mentor in collaboration with Borrungar Artist Group – Commissioned by the City of FREMANTLE, WA.

Designer postcard (Perdita Phillips) – Cantwell Park Artworks, Pinjarra, WA - 1 of 5 published by Regional Arts WA, promoting successful projects funded during 2001

2003 Volunteer, youth mentor for Serpentine Jarrahdale Youth Activity Group, MUNDIJONG, WA

Pinjarra Cultural Heritage Mural - Project coordinator, designer, artist and youth mentor. Co-funded by CANWA, Country Arts (CAPS). PINJARRA, WA

Minnawarra Art Award (Invitational), ARMADALE, WA

2004 Nth Yunderup Community Seat and Artworks - Project coordinator, designer, artist and youth mentor. Co-funded by CANWA, Shire of Murray, Alcoa World Alumina. Commissioned by Nth Yunderup Community Association Inc. YUNDERUP, WA

Connecting the Carcoola Community – Project coordinator, designer, artist and youth mentor. Co-funded by Regional Arts WA, Shire of Murray, Alcoa World Alumina. Commissioned by Mainstreet Pinjarra on the Murray Inc. NORTH PINJARRA, WA,

ALBANY Art Prize exhibition (Highly commended - painting), ALBANY, WA
Minnawarra Art Award (Invitational), ARMADALE, WA

2005 Byford Peace Memorial – Project coordinator, designer, artist in collaboration with Byford community members. Co-funded by Australia Council (CCDB), CANWA, LotteryWest, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale. Commissioned by the Byford Progress Association. BYFORD, WA

Serpentine Jarrahdale Community Pathways – Project coordinator, artist and CCD facilitator in collaboration with Robyn Brown. Co-funded by Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale, Alcoa World Alumina, Fremantle Arts Centre, CANWA. MUNDIJONG, WA.

“Casterways” Invitational Sculptural Awards (Major award) – ROCKINGHAM, WA

Minnawarra Art Award (Invitational), ARMADALE, WA

Publication - CANWA - Catalyst Community Arts Fund Bulletin, October 2005, Volume 21

2006 Historical Sculpture Project – Commissioned by Avon Valley Arts Society - design and produce historical public artworks. NORTHAM, WA

Board Member CANWA and Chairperson CANWA Catalyst Funding Panel

2007 Quandong Park – Project coordinator, designer and artist in collaboration with Gloria Kearing. Commissioned by MIRVAC, Halls Head, MANDURAH, WA

Group exhibition – Exeter Gallery, Fairbridge, Pinjarra, WA.

City of Armadale - Part time Arts and Culture Officer, ARMADALE, WA

Board Member CANWA and Chairperson CANWA Catalyst Funding Panel

Publication - CANWA 10TH Anniversary Catalyst Bulletin 1997-2007, CANWA 25 Years Catalyst Bulletin

2008 Santalum Circus Park - Project coordinator, designer and artist in collaboration with Gloria Kearing. Commissioned by MIRVAC. MANDURAH, WA,

City of Armadale - Part time Arts and Culture Officer, ARMADALE, WA

Board Member CANWA and Chairperson CANWA Catalyst Funding Panel

2009 Travel Lines Erskine - Project coordinator, designer and artist in collaboration with Gloria Kearing. Commissioned by National Lifestyle Villages. MANDURAH, WA

Board Member CANWA and Chairperson CANWA Catalyst Funding Panel

Tattersall’s Club Landscape Art prize (Invitational), BRISBANE, QLD

Publication - CANWA 10TH Anniversary Catalyst Bulletin 1997-2007, CANWA 25 Years Catalyst Bulletin

2010 Rotary Art Spectacular (Invitational) Award Exhibition – BRISBANE, QLD,

Cossack Art Award – (Best Watercolour) – COSSACK, WA

Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital Biennial (Invitational) Award Exhibition, NEDLANDS, WA

Pedestrian Underpass Mural – Project coordinator, community facilitator youth mentor and artist. Co-funded by CANWA, Alcoa World Alumina, Shire of Murray, in partnership with the Nth Pinjarra Progress Association and the Carcoola Primary School. CARCOOLA WA

Turning Graffiti into Art - Project coordinator, community facilitator youth mentor and artist. Funded by the Department of Crime Prevention – Anti Graffiti Fund in association with the Shire of Woodanilling. WOODANILLING, WA

2011 Mount Romance Centennial Art Prize (Best work on Paper) – ALBANY, WA

South-Western Times Survey (Invitational) Exhibition, BUNBURY, WA

MANDJAR Art Award – (Winner Regional Artist) – MANDURAH, WA

Cossack Art Award – (Highly commended work on Paper) – COSSACK, WA

Nannup Art Prize – (Joint Winner, overall) – NANNUP, WA

Dobell Prize – (Finalist) – Art Gallery of NSW

Living Histories – Serpentine Culture and Heritage Trail (Stage I) – Project coordinator, community facilitator youth mentor and lead artist in collaboration with Gloria Kearing. Co-funded by CANWA, Lotterywest, DCA and Regional Arts WA in association with the Serpentine Historical Society

2012 Solo Exhibition – “SOMEWHERE” - Alcoa Mandurah Art Gallery, Mandurah Performing Arts Centre, MANDURAH, WA

Adelaide Perry Prize for Drawing – (Finalist), PLC SYDNEY, NSW

South Western Times Survey Invitational Exhibition - (BHP Billiton Award for excellence), BUNBURY WA

Wynne Prize for Landscape – (Finalist), Art Gallery of NSW

Vancouver Arts Centennial Art Prize – (Best work on Paper), ALBANY, WA

Wanneroo Art Award – (Best work on Paper), WANNEROO, WA

Melville Art Award – (Best Watercolour) MELVILLE, WA

Cliftons Art Award – (Finalist) PERTH, WA

Minnawarra Art Award (Invitational), ARMADALE, WA

Tattersall’s Club Landscape Art prize (Invitational), BRISBANE, QLD

The Royal Agricultural Society of WA Open Art Award – (First Prize), PERTH WA

Living Histories – Serpentine Culture and Heritage Trail (Stage II) – Project coordinator, community facilitator youth mentor and lead artist in collaboration with Gloria Kearing. Co-funded by CANWA, Lotterywest, DCA and Regional Arts WA in association with the Serpentine Historical Society

2013 South Western Times Survey Invitational Exhibition - (BHP Billiton Worsley Alumina Award for excellence),

Great Southern Art Award – (Best Work on Paper) ALBANY, WA

Minnawarra Art Award (Invitational), ARMADALE, WA

Bunbury Biennale (Invitational) BUNBURY WA

Tattersall’s Club Landscape Art prize (Invitational), BRISBANE, QLD

Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital Biennial (Invitational) Award Exhibition, NEDLANDS, WA

Hawkesbury Art Award (Commended), Hawkesbury NSW

Living Histories – Serpentine Culture and Heritage Trail (Stage III) – Project coordinator, community facilitator youth mentor and lead artist in collaboration with Gloria Kearing. Co-funded by CANWA, Lotterywest, DCA and Regional Arts WA in association with the Serpentine Historical Society

Pinjarra Community Culture Mural – Project lead artist, community facilitator in collaboration with Gloria Kearing. Co-funded by the Department of Crime Prevention – Anti Graffiti Fund, CANWA, ALCOA World Alumina Pinjarra and the Shire of Murray in association with the Nth Pinjarra Progress Association. PINJARRA, WA.

2014 Solo Exhibition – “terra INCOGNITA” - Bunbury Regional Art Galleries, BUNBURY, WA

The Survey Invitational Exhibition - (BHP Billiton Worsley Alumina Award for excellence and City of Bunbury Art Collection Acquisition Award), BUNBURY WA

Minnawarra Art Award (Invitational), ARMADALE, WA

Derwent Prize for Drawing (Finalist), London, UK

Tattersall’s Club Landscape Art prize (Invitational), BRISBANE, QLD

The Royal Agricultural Society of WA Open Art Award – (Best Regional Artist), PERTH WA

2015 Mid West Art Prize (Finalist), Geraldton WA

Minnawarra Art Award (Invitational), ARMADALE, WA

Calleen Art Award (Finalist), COWRA NSW

Tattersall’s Club Landscape Art prize (Invitational), BRISBANE, QLD

Black Swan Portrait Prize – (Salon des refuses), PERTH, WA

Selfie – Collie Art Gallery, COLLIE, WA

Murray Community Art Mural – Project lead artist community facilitator. Funded by the Department of Crime Prevention – Anti Graffiti Fund in association with the Shire of Murray. PINJARRA, WA

2016 Minnawarra Art Award (Invitational), ARMADALE, WA

The Survey (Invitational) Exhibition, BUNBURY, WA

Kilgour Prize (Finalist), Newcastle Art Gallery, NEWCASTLE, NSW

Tattersall’s Club Landscape Art prize (Invitational), BRISBANE, QLD

Banners in the Terrace - Hidden Gems - City of Mandurah – Community facilitator/lead artist. Funded by the City of Mandurah, WA.

COLLECTIONS:

City of Armadale
City of Bunbury
City of Nedlands
Sir Charles Gardiner Hospital
Pilbara Development Commission
City of Mandurah
Presbyterian Ladies College Sydney
Tattersall’s Club Brisbane
& numerous private collections

Education

PERTH Technical College, WA - 1979, 80 – Art Studies, Part Time
CLAREMONT School of Art, WA - 1982, 83, 85 (Diploma of F/Art Sculpture)

Exhibitions

SOLO EXHIBITIONS:
84 Praxis Gallery, FREMANTLE, WA
85 Claremont School of Art, CLAREMONT, WA
86 March and November– Tresillian Community Centre, NEDLANDS, WA
2012 SOMEWHERE - Alcoa Mandurah Art Gallery, Mandurah Performing Arts Centre, MANDURAH, WA
2014 terra INCOGNITA - Bunbury Regional Art Galleries, BUNBURY, WA
2016 CURIOUS intimacies – Moores Building Contemporary Art Gallery, Fremantle, WA

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS:
86 PERTH Contemporary Art Society - FREMANTLE Art Gallery, WA
88 Spoleto Fringe Festival- Mission Arts Centre, MELBOURNE, VIC (4-person group show)
Artists’ Choice, Stanfield Gallery, MELBOURNE, VIC
91 Art for Heart’s Sake Exhibition, PERTH Entertainment Centre, WA
92 Metamorphis Festival Fringe, PERTH Museum, WA
93 SH Ervine Gallery, (Archibald Prize - Salon De Refuse), SYDNEY, NSW
ALBANY Art Prize exhibition (Award for best oil/acrylic), ALBANY, WA
04 ALBANY Art Prize exhibition (Highly commended - painting), ALBANY, WA
03/04/05 Minnawarra Art Award (Invitational), ARMADALE, WA
05 Casterways Invitational Sculptural Awards (Major award) – ROCKINGHAM, WA
09 Tattersall’s Club Landscape Art prize (Invitational), BRISBANE, QLD
2010 Rotary Art Spectacular (Invitational) Award Exhibition – BRISBANE, QLD,
Cossack Art Award – (Best Watercolour) – COSSACK, WA
Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital Biennial (Invitational) Award Exhibition, NEDLANDS, WA
2011 Mount Romance Centennial Art Prize (Best work on Paper) – ALBANY, WA
South-Western Times Survey (Invitational) Exhibition, BUNBURY, WA
MANDJAR Art Award – (Winner Regional Artist) – MANDURAH, WA
Cossack Art Award – (Highly commended work on Paper) – COSSACK, WA
Nannup Art Prize – (Joint Winner, overall) – NANNUP, WA
Dobell Prize – (Finalist) – Art Gallery of NSW
2012 Adelaide Perry Prize for Drawing – (Finalist), PLC SYDNEY, NSW
South Western Times Survey Invitational Exhibition - (BHP Billiton Award for excellence), BUNBURY WA
Wynne Prize for Landscape – (Finalist), Art Gallery of NSW
Vancouver Arts Centennial Art Prize – (Best work on Paper), ALBANY, WA
Wanneroo Art Award – (Best work on Paper), WANNEROO, WA
Melville Art Award – (Best Watercolour) MELVILLE, WA
Cliftons Art Award – (Finalist) PERTH, WA
Minnawarra Art Award (Invitational), ARMADALE, WA
Tattersall’s Club Landscape Art prize (Invitational), BRISBANE, QLD
The Royal Agricultural Society of WA Open Art Award – (First Prize), PERTH WA
2013 South Western Times Survey Invitational Exhibition - (BHP Billiton Award for excellence), BUNBURY WA
Great Southern Art Award – (Best Work on Paper) ALBANY, WA
Minnawarra Art Award (Invitational), ARMADALE, WA
Bunbury Biennale (Invitational) BUNBURY WA
Tattersall’s Club Landscape Art prize (Invitational), BRISBANE, QLD
Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital Biennial (Invitational) Award Exhibition, NEDLANDS, WA
Hawkesbury Art Award (Commended), Hawkesbury NSW
2014 The Survey Invitational Exhibition - (BHP Billiton Award for excellence and City of Bunbury Art Collection Acquisition Award), BUNBURY WA
Minnawarra Art Award (Invitational), ARMADALE, WA
Derwent Prize for Drawing (Finalist), London, UK
Tattersall’s Club Landscape Art prize (Invitational), BRISBANE, QLD
The Royal Agricultural Society of WA Open Art Award – (Best Regional Artist), PERTH WA

2015 Mid West Art Prize (Finalist), Geraldton WA
Minnawarra Art Award (Invitational), ARMADALE, WA
Calleen Art Award (Finalist), COWRA NSW
Tattersall’s Club Landscape Art prize (Invitational), BRISBANE, QLD
Black Swan Portrait Prize – (Salon des refuses), PERTH, WA
Selfie – Collie Art Gallery, COLLIE, WA
2016 Minnawarra Art Award (Invitational), ARMADALE, WA
The Survey (Invitational) Exhibition, BUNBURY, WA
Kilgour Prize (Finalist), Newcastle Art Gallery, NEWCASTLE, NSW
Tattersall’s Club Landscape Art prize (Invitational), BRISBANE, QLD

Press

Alcoa World Alumina, Newsletter, Vol 17, No.6, June 1996
Millbindi Aboriginal Arts Show, GWN Television, WA 1997
CANWA – News, April 1997, Vol 13, No 2 – Peel Region Cultural Diversity Mural
Numerous local newspaper articles 1984-2016
CANWA - Catalyst Community Arts Fund Bulletin, October 2005, Volume 21, Issue 1
CANWA 10TH Anniversary Catalyst Bulletin 1997-2007, CANWA 25 Years Catalyst Bulletin 2009/10

Influences

Flemish Northern Renaissance art, Joachim Patinir, Caspar Friedrich, Fred Williams

54cm (W) x 38cm (H)
Limited edition 1/300 Archival print on Hahnemuhle William Turner 190gsm cotton paper
$315
130cm (W) x 30cm (H)
Limited edition 1/50 Archival print on Canson Aquarelle 240gsm cotton paper
$595
54cm (W) x 38cm (H)
Limited edition 1/300 Archival print on Hahnemuhle William Turner 190gsm cotton paper
$315
54cm (W) x 38cm (H)
Limited edition 1/50 Archival print on Hahnemuhle William Turner 190gsm cotton paper
$315
38cm (W) x 54cm (H)
Limited edition 1/50 Archival print on Hahnemuhle William Turner 190gsm cotton paper
$315
54cm (W) x 38cm (H)
Limited edition 1/50 Archival print on Hahnemuhle William Turner 190gsm cotton paper
$315
38cm (W) x 54cm (H)
Limited edition 1/50 Archival print on Hahnemuhle William Turner 190gsm cotton paper
$315
38cm (W) x 54cm (H)
Limited edition 1/50 Archival print on Hahnemuhle William Turner 190gsm cotton paper
$315
38cm (W) x 54cm (H)
Limited edition 1/50 Archival print on Hahnemuhle William Turner 190gsm cotton paper
$315
54cm (W) x 38cm (H)
Limited edition 1/50 Archival print on Hahnemuhle William Turner 190gsm cotton paper
$315