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SELECTED BIOGRAPHY

1934

Born Johannesburg, South Africa

1951 - 54

Studied Painting, Johannesburg Art School, South Africa

1956

Studied Painting p/t at Central School of Art St Martins, London, UK

1967

Immigrated to Australia


PUBLICATIONS

1990

The Australian Contemporary Art Fair -
Sunday Herald Magazine, Victoria, June 10th

1992

New Art Seven - Profiles in contemporary Australian Art.
Craftsman House BVI Ltd. pp 178-181

1993

Review - Elwyn Lynn - Australian Weekend Arts
December 4 - 5th

1994

'Sharing Sher's View' - Judith McGrath. Arts Unlimited
April/May Issue, pp 6 - 7
Images 2 - Contemporary Australian Painting
Craftsman House/G&B Arts International Text, p 21, plates 29 & 179

1995

'A Dual Aesthetic' - Judith McGrath Artlink - Vol. 15, No. 4, p 76

1996

Australian Artist - March, Vol. 141, pp 68 - 73,
Artists & Galleries of Australia - Max Germaine CD Rom
Review - 'Earth, Air, Fire, & Water', Judith McGrath,
The Western Review, June p 14
Review - 'Patience with the Land in Mind', Eve Arnold,
Business Review Weekly, Sept. 30th, p 83
Review - 'The Elements', Judith McGrath,
The Western Review, November p 20

1998

Images 3 - Contemporary Australian Painting
Craftsman House / G&B Arts International Text, p 19, plate 24

2003

'Fire's On!' - Artist's Chronicle Issue, No. 89, March, p 10
'New Horizons' - Review, Judith McGrath, www.artseeninwa.com

2005

'Lost Horizon' - Judith McGrath, Front cover feature,
Australian Art Review, Issue 07, March/June 05

2006

'4 Painters' - Review, Judith McGrath, www.artseeninwa.com

2007

Arts Chronicle '4 Painters' - Lyn DiCicero, Issue No. 114 May/June - P4
Western Suburbs Weekly - 'Awesome Four', Kate Bruce-Rosser
June 12-18, p31


SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

 


SOLO EXHIBTIONS

1959

New Vision Gallery, London

1960

Lidchi Gallery, Johannesburg

1961

Lidchi Gallery, Johannesburg

1967

Clune Galleries, Sydney

1971

Linda Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg

1982

Art Directors' Gallery, Sydney

1984

Old Bakery Gallery, Sydney

1986

Old Bakery Gallery, Sydney

1987

Greenhill Galleries, Perth

1988

Old Bakery Gallery, Sydney

1989

Perth Galleries, Perth
Access Contemporary Art Gallery

1990

Access Contemporary Art Gallery, Sydney

1991

Perth Galleries, Perth
Access Contemporary Art Gallery, Sydney

1993

Access Contemporary Art Gallery, Sydney

1994

Perth Galleries, Perth

1995

Perth Galleries, Perth
Access Contemporary Art Gallery, Sydney
Editions Galleries, Melbourne

1996

Perth Galleries, Perth
Gunyulgup Galleries, Yallingup WA

1997

Beaver Galleries, Canberra
Editions Galleries, Melbourne

1998

Access Contemporary Art Gallery, Sydney
Perth Galleries, Perth

1999

Gunyulgup Galleries, Yallingup WA
Access Contemporary Art Gallery, Sydney

2000

Axia Modern Art, Melbourne

2002

Gunyulgup Galleries, Yallingup WA
Axia Modern Art, Melbourne

2003

Stafford Studios, Perth

2004

Australian Art Resources, Sydney

2005

Gunyulgup Galleries, Yallingup WA

2006

Gunyulgup Galleries, Yallingup WA

2007

Mahoneys Galleries, Melbourne

2009

Linton & Kay, Perth WA

2010

Gunyulgup Galleries, Yallingup WA

 


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

1990

Australian Contemporary Art Fair 2 -
Royal Exhibition Building, Melbourne

1991

Invited Artist - '100 Years of Gold Mining' - Perth Mint, Perth

1992/93

Invited Artist - Western Australian Group Show, Austrade - Hong Kong

1992

Selected - Downland Art Exhibition - Toowoomba, Queensland

1993

Invited Artist - 'On the Other Hand' - S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney
Invited Artist, Everard Read Gallery, Johannesberg, South Africa

1992/94

Invited Artist - Mandorla Religious Art Prize, WA

1995

Mandorla Art Award WA Regional Gallery Tour - Geraldton & Kalgoorlie

1997

Invited Artist - Redlands Westpac Art Prize - Sydney
Invited Artist - Axia Modern Art, Melbourne

1998

Australian Contemporary Art Fair - Royal Exhibition Building, Melbourne

1999

The Perth Mint Centenary Art Prize - Perth
Invited Artist - 'Water' - Gunyulgup Galleries Group Show
Selected Artist - International Works on Paper Fair, Sydney

2000

Australian Contemporary Art Fair - Royal Exhibition Building, Melbourne

2001

Invited Artist - DADAA Group Show - Janet Holmes á Court Gallery, Perth

2003

Invited Artist - Group Show 'Fire's On!', Perth International Arts Festival, Stafford Studios, Perth
Invited Artist - Art 03, The Western Australian Contemporary Art Fair, Victoria Quay, Fremantle

2006

'Four Views' - Charles Hewitt Gallery, Sydney
'4 Painters' - Elements Gallery, Perth
'4 Painters' - Mahoneys Galleries, Melbourne

2007

Invited Artist - Gunyulgup Galleries 20th Anniversary Group Show
Gunyulgup Galleries, Yallingup WA


AWARDS

1989

First Prize - Gallery Australia Exhibition, Perth

1992

First Prize - WA DILGEA Migrant Art Award
First Prize - Hammersley Iron & Associates, Cossack Art Gallery,
Western Australia

1993

Highly Commended - Heritage Council of Western Australia Art Award

1994

Finalist - Mandorla Religious Art Prize, Western Australia

2001

Cossack Art Awards - Prize Winner, Mermaid Marine Australia Ltd.,
judged by Ken Done

2002

Cossack Art Awards - First Prize, 'Best Overall Artwork' -
Shire of Roebourne, judged by Betty Churcher.

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