Awards & Commissions

2009

Won, International Public Art Award, Bury City Centre, Three in One – The Rock Project, Manchester, UK (not taken up)

RMIT University, Design Research Institute Grant: Tapestry of Light: History into Futures

International Funding Research; Metasenta Projects, RMIT University, Metasenta Pty. Ltd

 

2008

International Funding Research; Metasenta Projects, RMIT University, Metasenta Pty. Ltd

 

2007

Shortlisted for International Public Art Project, Three in One – The Rock Project, Bury City Centre, Manchester, United Kingdom

 

2006

Won, Honourable Mention for Intersections – Reading the Space, Museums Australia, Jewish Museum

Frankston City Council, Public Art Project, Circular Light Project, ground installation

 

2005

Frankston City Council, Frankston bayside, Public Art Project, Ellipse, 2 Glass Sculpture Works

Finalist, Arthur Guy Memorial Painting Prize, Bendigo Art Gallery, Concentric Cross Form

 

2004

Frankston Commission, Eight Works – A Kinaesthetic Experience, major sculptural work, Pivot

 

2003

Arts Victoria, New Work Development Grant

Selection – finalist, Docklands Lighting Project, ARM Architects (5 shortlisted)

 

2002

Lighting Project, Geelong Arts Precinct, with Brecknock Consulting

 

1999

Victoria University Postgraduate Research Fellowship, Australian Postgraduate Award, H.E.C.S Scholarship

 

1998

Victoria University Postgraduate Research Scholarship

Australian Postgraduate Award, H.E.C.S Scholarship

Airfare and Travel Grant, Victoria University

Nets Victoria, Exhibition Development Fund Grant, Saying it with Flowers

Victoria University Postgraduate Scholarship

 

1997

Australian Postgraduate Award, H.E.C.S Scholarship

Invitee, The 1997 John McCaughey Memorial Art Prize, National Gallery of Victoria

Australian Postgraduate Award, H.E.C.S Scholarship

 

1996

Five Soft Sculptures, Art in Public Spaces, Melbourne City Council

 

1995

Prepared Table, Lowther Hall, Anglican Girls Grammar School, Melbourne

Architect/Artist collaboration, Maggie Edmond (Edmond and Corrigan), presentation only, The Women’s Building, Lonsdale St, Melbourne

Boxes, (design), Tokyo, Japan

Daniel Joles, portrait commission, Melbourne

Visual Production, Bart mitzvah, Mount Scopus College, Melbourne

Noel Counihan, portrait purchase, Albury Regional Gallery, NSW

Artist in Residence, Charles Sturt University, Albury, NSW

 

1994

Esther; concept and visual production collaboration with Alida Chase (former member of the Australian Ballet Company) Netherlands Dance Theatre, Frankfurt Ballet Company

Master of Fine Art: The Spiritual and the Mundane, Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne University

1993                       

H.E.C.S. Scholarship, Master of Fine Art, V.C.A. Melbourne University

Drina; A Modern Dance Piece, collaboration with Alida Chase, Studio 1. Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne

Rubies and Carbuncles, a modern dance piece, collaboration with Alida Chase, Greenmill Choreographic project, Malthouse Theatre, Melbourne

 

1992                     

H.E.C.S. Scholarship, Master of Fine Art, V.C.A. Melbourne University, Melbourne

1991                     

Australia Council, Visual Arts / Craft Board, Artists Development Grant

Artist in Residence, (Lithographic), Muka Studios, Auckland, New Zealand

Prismatic Still Life (painting), Prism Paints, Melbourne

Eight Banners, collaboration with Elizabeth Gower, Melbourne Cricket Club, Great Southern Stand Arts Commissions, architect, Daryl Jackson, Melbourne

 

1990                    

Maggie and Mathew, portrait commission, Edmond and Corrigan

Artist in Residence, Mount Scopus College, Melbourne.

Artist in Residence, Victoria College, Ceramic Department, Melbourne

Beltshazzar, costume drawing for Peter Corrigan, Theatre Works, Melbourne

1989                    

Children's Workshops, (invitation) Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne

Dr. Henry Kranz, portrait commission

Visual Production, Richmond A.O.G. Theatre Production, Melbourne

Playbox Panel Painting, Malthouse Theatre, Melbourne

1988                   

Artist in Residence, (Kyneton), - not taken, Victoria

8' X 28', Factory work, commission for John Sands Collection, Melbourne

1987                   

Visual production, Cultural Exchange, Pun Yu Province and Guangzou, China

1986                   

Andrew Barton, Portrait commission, Victoria

1985                  

Artist in Residence, Melbourne Boys Grammar, Melbourne

Sybil Craig, Selected Drawing Prize, Mornington Peninsular Art Centre, Vic

1984                  

Two Billboards, Victoria's 150th Anniversary, Victorian Ministry for the Arts, Melbourne

1982                  

Portraits, commissions for subjects of Paris and Britain

Blue Print, blueprint for the British Embassy Church mural, Paris, France

Accepted for Master of Fine Arts, Chicago Institute of Art, Chicago, USA

Scholastic scholarship, value $6,000 USA (not taken up), Chicago Institute of Art. USA

1981                

Sculpture Studio, six month residency, Cite' Internationale des Arte, Montmartre, Paris, France

1980              

Dyson Grant, Art Gallery of NSW Sydney, NSW

1979               

Glenfiddich Painting Acquisition, Sydney Opera House, NSW

Australia Council, Visual Arts Board Project Grant

Keith and Elizabeth Murdoch Travelling Fellowship, Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne

1979              

Power Studio, Residency, Cite' Internationale des Artes, Paris, France, Sydney, University

Australia Council, Visual Arts Board Residency, Vence, France

1978             

N.S. Eckersley Scholarship, Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne

1977             

Fractured and Cluttered – 12ftX 18 ft: Art in the Streets Project, Six Artists, Selected for installation, City Square, Ministry for the Arts, Melbourne

1976             

Glimpses, Visual Design, collaboration with Claire Robertson, Graeme Murphy, Australian Ballet Company, Melbourne

Glimpses, Visual Design, collaboration with Claire Robertson, Sydney Dance Company, NSW