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C U R R I C U L U M   V I T A E

1964     Born Johannesburg South Africa, currently lives and works in Sydney



2018     MFA National Art School

2013     MArt Painting by Course Work, UNSW Art & Design

1985     Diploma in Graphic Design, Technical College Witwatersrand, South Africa

1982     High School Certificate, Johannesburg School of Art Ballet Music and Drama



2022     Remnants, Gallery Sally Dan-Cuthbert

2020     Light Interplay, Gallery Sally Dan-Cuthbert


2022     Bundanon Artist in Residency


2022     Sydney Contemporary, 'In pursuit of the artists hand', Gallery Sally Dan-Cuthbert

2021     (Re)arrangements, Grace Cossington Smith Gallery

2021     Sydney Contemporary Online, Gallery Sally Dan-Cuthbert

2020     Conversations & Collaborations, Gallery Sally Dan-Cuthbert

2020     Group Exhibition, Gallery Sally Dan-Cuthbert

2019     Emanate, New England Regional Art Museum

2019     1919, Galerie pompom Sydney

2019     Opening Exhibition: Group Show, Gallery Sally Dan-Cuthbert

2019     Sydney Contemporary, Gallery Sally Dan-Cuthbert

2018     Postgraduate Exhibition, National Art School

2017     Pen/Line+Paint, 220 Creative Space Gallery

2017     Interplay, Library Stairwell Gallery NAS

2016     Made/Arranged, Saint Cloche

2016     The Other Art Fair

2016     Artist in Residence Moriah College

2013     Cofa – Annual Exhibition


2023     Finalist - Fisher Ghost Award

2022     Finalist - Fisher Ghost Art Award

2022     Finalist - Mosman Art Prize

2020     Finalist - Blacktown City Art Prize

2020     Finalist - Mosman Art Prize

2018     Finalist - Waverley Art Prize

2016     Finalist - Waverley Art Prize

2015     Finalist - Mosman Art Prize 

2015     Finalist - Waverley Art Prize

2012     Windsor & Newton Art Prize, Masters by Course Work, COFA Gallery

2012     Finalist - Blacktown City Art Prize


2019-2021     Workshop facilitator, Live Love Learn

2019              Artist in Residence, Trinity Grammar

2016              Artist in Residence, Moriah College

2014 - 2016   Conduct Private Art Workshops for adults.

2006 – 2016  Director & Convener of “Artbeat”, a bi-Annual Art Competition and                                       Exhibition at Moriah College Queens Park, offering a $5000 Eva Breuer                                 Memorial Art Prize.  Implemented an Artist in Residence program in 2006.

2005 – 2014  Shalom Gamarada Ngiyani Yani, an annual Aboriginal Art Exhibition held at                         Shalom College, UNSW. A percentage of profits from the Art Exhibition used                         to fund Residential Scholarships for Aboriginal Medical Students. 

2008             ‘Kesher Gamarada’, a twinning Program between Moriah College and                                     Yuendumu. This program offered students the chance to engage with                                   Aboriginal communities and facilitated a cultural dialogue through art and                           education. Barbara Weir was the Artist in Residence. 

2003             Curated Art Exhibition at Mary Place Paddington. NSW Friends of Bezalel                             supports local Sydney artists and musicians in raising funds to provide                               scholarships for students to attend the Bezalel Art School in Israel. Patron:                         Dr Gene Sherman.

2002 – 2003  Initiated ArtAbout, an “Artist’s Market” at Fox Studios (Entertainment                                   Quarter), an outdoor art exhibition of emerging artists displaying their work                       for sale direct to the public.


1985 – 1999  Worked in Advertising and design as freelance and full time employment in                         some of the following agencies: DMB&B Advertising, Mojo MDA, BBDO                                 Advertising Agency. Director of Graphic Design Studio in Rose Bay: Hey D                             Design Pty Ltd.


2010              JCA Volunteer Award, for services to Indigenous Art and Health.

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