Projects and Workshops

2019         Goodstart Early Learning Centre, Winn St, Ocean Care weaving project

2018         Goodstart Early Learning Centre, Winn St, Library Bag Project

                 Goodstart Early Learning Centre, Winn St, Island mural

                 Goodstart Early Learning Centre, Winn St, Totem Project

                 Goodstart Early Learning Centre, Winn St, Language Workshop and video

 

2017         Goodstart Early Learning Centre, Winn St, Rainbow Serpent Mural

 

2016         Nundle Art Show – judge, Nundle NSW

                 Landscapes Sunshine Coast University Hospital (11 paintings)

2014         Songlines ceramic project, North Lakes Secondary College

 

2013         Cross Project, Southern Cross College, Scarborough.

                 Sea to the Desert mural Southern Cross College

                 Reconciliation Garden Sisters of Mercy, Nudgee

                 Coast to Country, mural Southern Cross College

                 Songlines Mural, North Lakes Secondary College

 

2012         McGregor Way Park Project, Brisbane City Council, Ferny Grove

                 Hand Print Mural, Southern Cross College, Scarborough

 

2011         The Goat and the Magnolia All Hallows School, Brisbane

                 TAA Mural project, St Peters College, Brisbane

                 Rainforest, The Park High Security ward mural, Wacol

 

2010         Barambah to Boundary Ceramics Project, Brisbane Festival.   

                 Gundoo Mirra (C. & K. Kindy) Footpath Project. Acacia Ridge          

                 C A O’Sullivan Park Ceramic Project Acacia Ridge

                 Kallangur Library Welcoming Space Project

2009        Riverstories mural, Caboolture

                 Rafting Ground Park ceramic project, Caboolture

                 Beachmere State School Mural Project, Beachmere

 

2008         Mural for William Jolly Bridge (worked with Laurie Nilsen and Gordon Hookey,  

                 commissioned by Brisbane City Council)

 

 2007         History Trails, Bald Hills Canterbury Park mosaic project

                  Participated in the carving of sculpture at Queensland State Library     

 

Experience and recent exhibitions

 

Solo shows

 

2018           Primordial Presence Gawura Gallery, Glenn Innes

2015           She-and her many manic moods Redcliffe Gallery

2010           Pottery by Debbie Taylor Armidale Cultural Centre

 

Group shows

 

2019           Archibald Reveal, The Henderson Gallery, Brisbane

                   She Sees, She Feels, She Makes , Crows Nest Regional Gallery

                                                                   Scenic Rim Regional Gallery  

                 

2018           Maiwar Exhibition Brisbane City

                   She Sees, She Feels, She Makes, Project Gallery, Queensland College of Art, Brisbane

                   Beyond Gavrinis, Onespace Gallery, Highgate Hill

2017            Journey, Gawura Gallery, Glenn Innes

2016           Our Journey, Graydon Gallery, Brisbane

                   Not So Secret Women’s Business III, Brisbane

2015            Inside Out, Pine Rivers Regional Gallery

2010           Rotary Riverside Artspectacular

                   Not So Secret Women’s Business II, Circle Gallery, West End                    

                   East Coast Indigenous Art Exhibition, State Library, Brisbane; Mt Isa; Townsville     

                   (supporting the Heart Foundation)

                   Moreton Bay Regional Council Art Award, Pine Rivers Gallery, Strathpine

2009           Rotary Riverside Artspectacular

                   Heart Foundation East Coast Aboriginal Art Exhibition, Queensland State Library

                   Heart Foundation Conference, Convention Centre, Brisbane

                   Contemporary Dreaming Cairns, Townsville

2008          Lloyd and Friends, Grayden Gallery, New Farm

                   Vince Serico Benefit, Brisbane

                   Heart Foundation East Coast Aboriginal Art Exhibition, State Library, Queensland

                   Artishere, Project Gallery, Queensland College of Art

                   Rotary Riverside Artspectacular Riverside Centre, Brisbane

                   Not So Secret Women’s Business, Circle Gallery, West End, Brisbane

2007           Yuinart, Cooroy Butter Factory

                   Ipswich Art Awards, Ipswich

                   Know Your Artists in Your Community, Multicultural Centre, Fortitude Valley          

                   Heart Foundation East Coast Aboriginal Art Exhibition, Queensland State Library,

                   Technicolour, Multicultural Community Centre, Fortitude Valley

 

Publications 

2016           Silver Fish illustrated for Goanna Publishing, Brisbane

2014           White Cockatoo illustrated for Goanna Publishing, Brisbane

2012           Emu Dancing illustrated for Goanna Publishing, Brisbane

2009          Campfire Dreaming illustrated for Goanna Publishing, Brisbane

 

Grants and awards

2018           Redlands Art Award (Winner)

2010           Lighthouse grant

2009          Godfrey Rivers Award Griffith University

2009          University Medal

2007           Reconciliation Art Competition, Griffith University (Winner)

2003           Robin O’Chin Art Award (Cat B) (Winner)

 

 

Education and employment

 

2018             Bachelor of Contemporary Australian Indigenous Art Honours (First Class)

2010-2017    Lecturer and tutor Queensland College of Art, Griffith University (QCA)

2014             Develop and implement Cert IV Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander Cultural Arts,     

                     Southbank TAFE

2013             CERT IV Training and Assessing SBIT

                     Develop and implement Cert III Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Cultural Art.     

                     Southbank TAFE

2008             Bachelor Contemporary Australian Indigenous Art

2006             Certificate III Government