Burnout Painting #13 acquired by City Of Melville Art Collection


My work Burnout Painting #13 was recently acquired by the City Of Melville for their permanent collection.

Image: Burnout painting #13, 2015, motorbike burnout, electric sander polisher, electric drill, pop rivets, oil and aerosol on Aluminium composite, 150 x 154cm.

‘HOON’ 13 NOV – 20 DEC, 2015

My solo exhibition Hoon is currently showing at Heathcote Museum and Gallery in Perth until December 20. The show presents a new body of work as a part of Heathcote’s Tilt program, now in its 8th year. If you would like to receive a digital copy of the exhibition catalogue please email me via the contact form here.

Image: Captain James Stirling – after Wikipedia search found image #2, 2015, enamel on paper, 47.5 x 34cm.

Kedumba Drawing Award 2015


I have a work hanging in The 2015 Kedumba Drawing Award at Orange Regional Gallery, the exhibition runs until 15 November. More info here.

Image: Who would win in a fight between my Dad and your Dad? #3, 2015, ballpoint pen on Arches paper, 102 x 85cm.


Military Art Program

The Military Art Program is a new initiative developed for current and former serving Australian military veterans living in Western Australia. I am very honoured to be involved as Patron and will be running drawing workshops through the program, the next of which is a charcoal drawing workshop on October 24. More information is available via email militaryartprogram@hotmail.com or phone 0418 807 551. Images and further info relating to the program can be viewed on the Military Art Program Facebook page here.

Evolve Development Program

I will be running a drawing workshop and participating in a ‘Ask The Industry‘ Q & A as part of the 2015 Evolve Development Program for the City of South Perth. The Program runs in conjunction with the South Perth Emerging Artist Award exhibition. More info here.

2015 TILT Program Selection


The City Of Melville have very kindly selected me to participate as this year’s artist for the TILT exhibition program. Running for nearly a decade, the programs’ curator invites one artist each year to respond to the Heathcoate site and surrounding area culminating in a solo exhibition. My 2015 TILT show ‘Hoon’ opens November 13 and runs until December 20.

Paper Mountain Art Auction

I’ll be contributing a couple of small works to Paper Mountain’s Art Auction, opening Friday 7 August from 6pm. Proceeds from the exhibition will help keep Paper Mountain (Artists run initiative) going and support Perth’s thriving art community. More info here.
Self portrait as a man (with pegboard polka). 2015. Charcoal and  aerosol on Arches paper. 34 x 33cm.

New Works: Group Exhibition in Margaret River


I have new work showing in a group exhibition with the very talented Stephanie Reisch and Iain Dean opening Saturday April 4 at Margaret River Gallery. The show runs until the end of April. More details here.

Drawing Workshop and artist talk at Margaret River gallery


I will be running a 2 hour drawing workshop on Saturday April 18 to coincide with the group exhibition I am currently showing in at Margaret River Gallery. The workshop will focus on loosening up and learning to embrace chance and permanence in mark making through the use of ballpoint pen as a drawing tool. If you would like to attend please RSVP the gallery via email: art@margaretrivergallery.com.au or phone: (08) 9757 2729. Attendance is $20 with all materials supplied. Artist Stephanie Reisch who is also showing in the exhibition will be giving an artist talk at the gallery the following day which is free to attend. More info here.

Midwest Art Prize 2015


‘Suck it up Pussy’ selected finalist in this years Midwest Art Prize. The exhibition runs until 16 May at Geraldton Regional Art Gallery. More info here.