BIOGRAPHY

 

1982            Born in Sydney

 

EDUCATION

 

2006            Master of Art (Printmaking), College of Fine Arts, University of New South Wales, Sydney

2003             Bachelor of Arts (Asian Studies), University of Sydney

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2015            Laura Jones- Still Life, Hawkesbury Regional Gallery, Windsor, NSW

 

2014            Punch, Gallery Ecosse, Exeter, NSW

Shadow and Soul, TDF Collect, Melbourne

Light is Fugitive, Gallery Ecosse, Exeter

 

2013            With Flowers, Maunsell Wickes Gallery, Sydney

The Conductor’s Project, St James and Museum Stations, Sydney

 

2012            On Air, Maunsell Wickes Gallery, Sydney

2011            Mon Coeur (Into My Own), Sheffer Gallery, Sydney

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2015            Kogarah Art Prize, Kogarah Library and Cultural Centre, Sydney

NSW Parliament Plein Air Painting Prize, NSW Parliament, Sydney

Group Show: 5 Artists, Gallery Ecosse, Exeter, NSW

In the Still, Arthouse Gallery, Sydney

 

2014            Portia Geach Memorial Award, S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney

The Shirley Hannan Portrait Award, Bega Regional Gallery, Bega

The Boondocks Experiment: Off the Beaten Track, Hawkesbury Regional Gallery, Windsor, NSW

Efflorescent- A Contemporary Take, Goulburn Regional Gallery, Goulburn, NSW

 

2013            Portia Geach Memorial Award, S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney

On the table- Still lives, Olsen Irwin Gallery, Sydney

Autoportrait, Gallery Ecosse, Exeter, NSW

Yen Female Art Award Finalists Exhibition, Gaffa, Sydney

 

2012            Doug Moran National Portrait Prize, Moran House, Sydney

 

2011            Portia Geach Memorial Award, S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney

Salon des Refuses, S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney

Grantpirrie Editions: Suite 1, Grantpirrie Gallery Offsite, Sydney

 

2010            Portia Geach Memorial Award, S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney

 

2008            Brett Whiteley Travelling Art Scholarship, Brett Whiteley Studio, Sydney

The Mosman Art Prize, Mosman Art Gallery, Sydney

 

2007            Smash Hits, Parramatta Artists’ Studios, Sydney

Blacktown City Art Prize, Blacktown Arts Centre, Sydney

The Mosman Art Prize, Mosman Art Gallery, Sydney

 

 

2006            COFA Annual, Cofaspace, University of New South Wales, Sydney

The Last Supper, Kudos Gallery, University of New South Wales, Sydney

 

2005            Thai- Australia Contemporary Prints, Chiang Mai University, Thailand

COFA Spring Fair Printmakers’ Exhibition, COFA, UNSW, Sydney

Money Makes the World Go ‘Round’, Kudos Gallery, UNSW, Sydney

 

 

AWARDS

 

2015            NSW Parliament Plein Air Painting Prize (Finalist)

 

2014            Portia Geach Memorial Award (Finalist)

The Shirley Hannan Portrait Award (Finalist)

 

2013            Portia Geach Memorial Award (Finalist)

Yen Female Art Award (Finalist)

 

2012            Doug Moran National Portrait Prize (Finalist)

 

2011            Portia Geach Memorial Award (Finalist)

Salon des Refuses (Finalist)

 

2010            Portia Geach Memorial Award (Finalist)

 

2008            Brett Whiteley Travelling Art Scholarship (Finalist)

The Mosman Art Prize (Finalist)

 

2007            Blacktown City Art Prize (Finalist)

The Young Emerging Artists’ Award, Mosman Art Prize (Winner)

 

 

RESIDENCIES

 

2011            Drawing Marathon, New York Studio School of Painting, Drawing and Sculpture,

New York, USA
2011            Printmaking at Skopelos Foundation for the Arts, Skopelos Island, Greece