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2009 Artist in Residence: Assumption College, Kilmore, Vic.
2006 Overseas travel: New York.
2003 Artist Residency: 'Bundanon' N.S.W.
2001 Overseas travel: Greece, London.
2000-01 Visiting Fellow: La Trobe University, Faculty of Regional Development, Bendigo, Victoria.
1999-present Member Bendigo Art Gallery Board of Management
(Vice President 1999)
1997 Overseas travel: New York, France, Italy.
1995-96 M.A. Fine Art, Monash University.
1994 Voluntary early retirement to paint full time.
1992 Overseas travel: Spain (Madrid, Toledo, Cuenca, Valencia, Barcelona, Seville) and Paris
1991 Head of Dept. Fine Art, Monash Uni.
1989 Snr Lecturer Painting: Monash University (formerly Chisholm Inst. of Tech.)
1988 O/seas Studio (il Paretaio) Tuscany, Italy. 3 mths.
Overseas travel: Italy, France, Spain, Germany, Holland, Britain, U.S.A. (3 months)
1974 Moved to Melbourne. Lecturer painting: Caulfield Institute of Technology (later Chisholm Inst .of Tech.)
1972-73 Art Critic: The Sunday Times, Perth
Festival of Perth Committee Member
1969-70 President of Contemporary Art Society of Australia (W.A. branch)
1968-73 Lecturer in Fine Art: Claremont Technical School, W.A.
1958-67 Art Teacher in W.A. High Schools
1958-65 Studied Perth Tech. College and W.A.I.T.
1938 Born in Perth, W.A.


Solo Exhibitions

2011 • 'Resonance', LaTrobe University Visual Arts Centre, View St, Bendigo, Vic.
2010 • 'Responses and Variations', Woodbine Art Gallery, Malmsbury, Vic.
• 'Responses and Variations' (major works), Victoria Racing Club, Flemington, Vic.
1968-2008 41 exhibitions Perth, Melbourne, Adelaide, Sydney.


Group Exhibitions

2011 • 'Biting Issues', Castlemaine State Festival, Visual Arts Programme, Cascade Print Workshop, Maldon, Vic.
2010 • 'In(two) Art', Maitland Regional Art Gallery, N.S.W.
• 'Mt Alexander Shire Artists in the Permanent Collection',
Castlemaine Art Gallery, Vic
• 'Grande Finale Exhibition', Adam Galleries, Melbourne.
1954-present Numerous national and international.



Many art prizes, awards, and commissions incl. John McCaughey Memorial
Art Prize National Gallery of Victoria, Visual Arts Board Studio (Italy),
Bundanon artist residency.

Commissions include: a painted tram (Tramways Board), painting of Melbourne (Nat. Gall. Vic.), portraiture (private and corporate).

Prizes for paintings, drawings and print.

Collections (Selected)

Artbank,   Aust. Embassy (Saudi Arabia)

National Gallery of Victoria,   Regional galleries of Ballarat, Bendigo, Bunbury,
Castlemaine, Fremantle, Gold Coast, La Trobe Valley, McClelland, Mornington,
Newcastle, Warrnambool

Universities of W.A. (Curtin, Uni. of Western Australia, Murdoch, Edith Cowan)

Victoria (Monash, La Trobe)

Hospitals - Southern Health, Victoria (Monash Medical Centre, Casey)
                        - Sir Charles Gairdner (W.A.)
                        - St. John of God (Ballarat, Vic.)

City Councils (Box Hill, Kyneton, Sandringham, St Kilda)

Victorian Ministry of the Arts

Hong Kong Bank,   Bank West

Plus numerous private and corporate collections
in Australia and overseas