About ǀ CV

I find great joy in the repetition of movement, be it in a drawing or making stitches on a piece of cloth. The movement of my hand and the gestures it makes on a surface are central to my practice.

 

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS
2006       Bachelor of Arts, Visual Arts, Australian National University School of Art (ANU SOA), Canberra, ACT, Australia
1979       Bachelor of Arts, Second Class Honours (Anthropology), ANU, Faculty of the Arts
SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2020                       The Opening Stitches Project, M16 Artspace, Griffith ACT
2018  
                     Between Here and Now, Canberra Contemporary Art Space, Manuka, ACT
2014                       The Embroidered Truth, Tuggeranong Arts Centre, ACT
2010                       Substrate, Structure, Surface, Craft ACT: Craft + Design Centre, Canberra, ACT
JURIED PRIZES
2019                      
Finalist, Dobell Drawing Prize 2019,National Art School, Darlinghurst, NSW
2017                      
Finalist, Wangaratta Contemporary Textile Award, Wangaratta Art Gallery, VIC
2016                      
Finalist, Goulburn Art Award, Goulburn Regional Gallery, NSW, (also 2013 and 2012)
2015                      
Finalist, Gold Coast Art Prize, Gold Coast City Gallery
2014                      
Finalist, Petite, Miniature Textiles, Wangaratta Art Gallery, VIC, (also 2012)
2013                       Finalist, Australian Craft Awards
RECENT SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2019                      
Visionaries: Craft ACT 2019 members exhibition, Craft ACT: Craft + Design Centre, Canberra, ACT
2018                       Placemakers:Craft ACT 2019 members exhibition, Craft ACT: Craft + Design Centre,
2015                       Well Worn,Gosford Regional Gallery, NSW
2014                      
Efflorescent,Goulburn Regional Art Gallery, NSW
2013                      
Off the Square,Belconnen Arts Centre, ACT
2012                      
Fetish,Podspace Gallery, Newcastle, NSW
2011                      
Single State,Megalo Print Studio + Gallery, ACT
RESIDENCIES
2016                       Asialink Visual Arts Residency, Youkobo Art Space, Tokyo, Japan, 2 months