Curriculum Vitae

Born in England in 1945
Migrated to Australia in 1968
Practicing Registered Nurse, Trained in UK
Appointments in UK and Australia including midwifery and nursing in Northern Territory on Aboriginal Reserves
Travel includes - UK, South America, Italy, Spain, New Zealand, New Hebrides and Russia

ART EDUCATION
2002 Course in Casting and Moulding- RMIT Foundry
1992-95 Bachelor of Arts (Fine Art - Painting and Sculpture) - RMIT, City.
1990-91 Advance Certificate (Art and Design) at Moorabbin College of TAFE

EXHIBITIONS
2009 Summer Exhibition Herring Island Melbourne - sculpture
2008 Heritage Country Club- Sculpture Exhibition
2008 Tesselar Tulip Farm - Sculpture
2008 Montsalvat- Association Sculptors Annual Exhibition
2008 Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show - sculpture
2008 Summer Exhibition Herring Island Melbourne - sculpture
2007 Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show - Sculpture
2007 Summer Exhibition Herring Island Melbourne - sculpture
2006 Montsalvat, Eltham - Association Sculptors' of Victoria - Annual Exhibition
2006 Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show - sculpture
2006 Summer Exhibition- Herring Island Melbourne - Sculpture
2005 Association of Sculptors of Victoria - Annual Exhibition and Awards Melbourne
2005 Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show - Victorian Assoc. of Sculptors
2005 Frankston International Guitar and Music Festival - Painting
2005 North-East Victoria Sculpture Event
2004 Anti-Cancer Council - Daffodil Awards - Captured moments
2004 Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show - Victorian Assoc. Sculptors
2004 Intrude Gallery - Fitzroy Melbourne – Solace in Sky and Sea - Exhibition of Paintings
2003 Victorian Sculpture Society Annual Exhibition - Sculptures
2003 Anti-Cancer Council – Daffodil Awards: “ Windows” - Commended
2003 Public Domain - Sculpture Awards: Cement & Concrete Assoc. Australia
2002 Yering Station Winery Sculpture: Exhibition and Awards
2001 Kingston Art Centre - Group Exhibition of Paintings
2001 Anti-Cancer Council - Daffodil Awards: "The Puzzle” - Highly Commended
2001 Mira Fine Art Gallery - Flinders St. Melbourne - Indoor/ Outdoor Sculpture
2001 Corporate Art Centre – Burleigh Queensland - Paintings
2001 Kingston Art Centre - Corporate Art Exhibitions - Sculpture and Painting
2000 Kingston Council - Art Bites Project - Corporate Art Exhibitions
1999 Alan Lane Gallery – Warrnambool Regional Gallery “Still Life Alive” Exhibition of Paintings
1999 Anti-Cancer Council - Daffodil Awards - “Hair or There” St Paul’s Cathedral Melbourne
1999 New Collectables Gallery – Perth, WA, - Paintings
1998 Anti-Cancer Council - Daffodil Awards “The Journey Within” Saint Paul’s Cathedral
1998 Tmesis Gallery - Mt Eliza Victoria-“Still Moving” Exhibition of Paintings
1998 Lyall Burton Gallery Melbourne - Emerging Artists Program “Still” Exhibition of Paintings
1998 Tmesis Gallery - Mt Eliza Victoria - “Stir” - A Solo Exhibition of Paintings and Sculpture
1995 Kingston Art Centre - “Stir Gently” A Solo Exhibition of Paintings and Sculptures
1995 Caulfield Arts Complex - Group Exhibition Painting
1995 Entry Hugh Ramsey Art Award
1994 George Paton Gallery , Melbourne University Campus Exhibition - Paintings
1994 RMIT Arts Union Gallery - Paintings and mixed Media
1993 Caulfield Arts Complex - Bronze Sculpture
1993 RMIT Faculty Gallery - Works on paper
1992 RMIT Faculty Gallery - Works on Paper
1988 Maker’s Gallery - Sandringham Group Exhibition

GALLERIES
Castleman Gallery – Black Rock, Victoria
Little Malop Street Gallery – Geelong, Victoria
Without Peir Gallery - Cheltenham, Victoria
Mingara Gallery - Philip Island, Victoria

COMMISSIONS
2008 Sculpture – Cold Bronze- Private collector
2003 Les Miserables Painting of Props And Scenery for Barbirra Music Company
2002 Artwork and design for “Kooyonga Chapel” Winery
2002 Sculpture “Girl Sitting on Rock “, Waterford Valley Retirement Resort Vic
2001 Sculpture “The Shearer” Shear Outback. Shearers Hall of Fame Hay, NSW
2001 Sculpture – Private collector
1999 Sculptures in Cement – Private collector
1994 Drawings: Advertisement in Melbourne Times
1991 Mural: Castlefield Community Centre, Sandringham.
1998-2000 7 Sculptures for private company

COLLECTIONS
Chisholm Institute of TAFE - Works on Paper
Moorabbin College of TAFE - Five Drawings
Department of Community Care - Two Paintings
Victorian Superannuation Board - Two Paintings
Private Collector - Eight Sculptures
Kooyonga Chapel Winery - Sculptures

POSITIONS
2011-2013 President, Association of Sculptors of Victoria Inc. (ASV)

PUBLICATIONS
Country Style Magazine - Editorial “ Bowled Over” In depth article about rural sculpture
Road notes – Magazine for Concrete & Cement Association Australia
Leader Press
Melbourne Herald Sun