This small study I made of Spinifex Hill Studio artist Bill Nyapuru Gardiner is included in A Dot On The Run – a survey exhibition of drawings by WA artists. The show runs until April 30 at Port Hedland Courthouse Gallery. More details here.

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 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.