About Me

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Jervis Bay Abstract VIJervis Bay Abstract 1989    The Smallest Spiral Holds the History 11

The Smallest Spiral Holds

Picton Tunnel V 1992 Picton Tunnel  1992                  9. Durbar 2011 – 2013 Marfa Texas Series: Durbar

the canary Bruny Boat Shed  2006 – 10      Old Jervis Bay Abstract VII Jervis Bay Abstract 1980

Lurking Sky and Little Creatures 1986Reed Songs 1986                  Lake Walk 1 Lake Walk Autumn 2016

 

DSC00233Shed      Pimpinella2009 – 2010 Bruny Boat Sheds: Pimpinella

 

 

wcg.2015.-6095.Preview.New Work      Gaelic Influence

 

 

 

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2013 Cressy Street Studio

 

 

EXHIBITIONS

2016                      Lake Walk 1 – Autumn, Finalist Wollongong Contemporary Water Colour Art Prize – Wollongong City Art Gallery.

2014                      Marfa: Texas, exhibition of paintings and film Sydney. March – April. [Showing accompanying film “The Hairy Man from                                                       the East”]

2013                      CAST member’s exhibition. Hobart, Tasmania.

2010                       Solo Exhibition Salamanca Side Space Gallery, Hobart: Bruny Island Boat Sheds: None but the lonely heart

2009                       Finalist in Hobart Art Prize at TMAG, Drawing.

2010                       Exhibited drawings at The Point, Dennne’s Point, Bruny Island.

2004-2006               Designed and built shack/studio North Bruny in vernacular style.

2005                       Cast Gallery member’s exhibition, Hobart.

2003                       Group Show at Mt Annan Royal Botanical Gardens – The Evolution Series.

1997                       Exhibited in the Celebrating 25 years at The Bell Gallery, Berrima, NSW.

1996                       Finalist James Kiwi Watercolour Prize at the Wollongong City Gallery. Group exhibition 11th Birthday Show, presents                                                           of mind, at Access Contemporary Art Gallery, Redfern, Sydney.

1996                       Solo exhibition Arrangements: Earthed and Floating at Access Contemporary Art Gallery, Sydney. Exhibited in                                                                  Candid group exhibition by Wollondilly artists at the Campbelltown Bicentennial Art Gallery.

1995                      In Rare Finds group exhibition by five regional artists at the Southern Highlands Regional Art Gallery at Mossvale.                                                        Solo exhibition silent poems to be read by the eye: Romans, Réaltiés, Rêves at the Alliance Française Gallery in                                                              Canberra.

1994                       Solo exhibition Pretty Still.  Master Creative Arts: Major Presentation at Access Contemporary Art Gallery in Sydney. 1994                       Finalist in Drawing on the Illawarra.  The Long Gallery, University of Wollongong.

1993                       Solo exhibition: The Picton Paintings at Tapas D’espana at Darlinghurst.

1988                       Solo exhibition Rock Pools at Brookfield House Gallery, Camden.

1987                       Solo exhibition Reed Songs at Brookfield House Gallery, Camden

1987-92                  Finalist in the St Gregory’s Art Prize:

1988                       Represented in the University of Western Sydney collection.

1985                       Solo exhibition Jervis Bay and Still Life  at The Barn Gallery and Brookfield Gallery, Camden.

1980                       Finalist in the NSW Travelling Art Scholarship Prize at the Blaxland Gallery, Myers Sydney. Finalist in The                                                                     Wollongong Art Purchase Prize, Wollongong City Gallery.

1979                       Group Show Minimalist / Constructive paintings at the Argillion Gallery, Camden.

CONFERENCE PAPER

1994                       Not Surrealism: Magical Realism, Post Graduate Conference, University of Wollongong: a discourse explaining the                                                             relationship between my Master OF Creative Arts’ painting presentation Pretty Still and the essays, Part.1.Wild                                                                Flowers  and White Porcelain and Part.2.Circles and Seeds.   COMMISSIONS AND REPRESENTATIONS                                                                       Represented in private/ corporate collections in Australia and internationally.

WRITING AND PUBLISHING

1996                       Painting Amazing Ordinary Things from solo exhibition Arrangements Earthed and Floating published in Images 3,                                                              presenting contemporary Australian artists, edited by Neville Drury, Craftsman House, Australia. Biographical                                                                     cuttings: National Library of Australia collection. Australian Art and Artist’s files: World Catalogue.

1995                       Article in Australian Country Style, Small Objects,a discussion of my paintings and Masters’ discourse, written by                                                             Annabel Frost, June edition.

1995                       Represented in the Who’s Who of Australian Visual Artists, DW Thorpe in association with NAVA.

1995                       Essay commission for Peter Wilson’s exhibition, Orange Regional Art Gallery, Earthworks: Fire and Earth: From the                                                           Belly of a Pot-maker. Jules McCue:

1998                       Newspaper reviews published, Extraordinary Exhibition: Holy Threads, an exhibition of Lao textiles and the art of                                                               Savandhary Vongpoothorn at the Campbelltown Regional Gallery and Black Man in a White Man’s World, an                                                                     exhibition by indigenous inmates from N.S.W. jails.

2006                       Essay on woodcut prints of Michael Schlitz The Nature of Things published on the Bett Gallery website.

2007                       Local ABC radio: reviewed various shows in the Ten Days on the Island events program. Two reviews published on the                                                     ABC website.

2011                       Article Tasmanian Life Magazine: Jules McCue : Artist, Thinker, Lover of History.

2011                       Wrote articles for Tasmanian Life Magazine: Light and Space: artist Rebecca Coote and Dean Stevenson:                                                                       Composer, Songwriter, Performer.

2012                       Wrote article for Tasmanian Life Magazine: Allan Mansell: The Creation of Visual Stories