Extended CV


1992-1995Bachelor of Arts - Visual (1st class Honors)

Canberra School of Arts, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT

1984-1985Art Certificate (Honors)

Hunter Street School of Art and Design, Hamilton TAFE, Newcastle, NSW

1980-1983Carpentry and Joinery Apprenticeship (Honors)

Tighes Hill College of TAFE, Newcastle, NSW

Selected public and corporate commissions


Prive Residential Development



Residential Towers

Commissioned by Pinehill InvestmentsSingapore


Rosebud Gateway Sculptures

Rosebud VIC


Our Lady of Good Council

Deepdene, VIC


Lachlans Line, Macquarie Park

North Ryde, NSW


Floriade Spring Festival, Commonwealth Park

Canberra, ACT


Mirvac Development

Elwood, VIC

2017Ewe Two

Saint Vincent’s Catholic Aged Facility

Bathurst, NSW


Gateway Sculpture Edmondson Park South

Edmondson, NSW

2016The Rock

St Peters Catholic High School, Maitland, NSW


Client: Baohua Marriott

Baohua, China

2014Centricity II

Façade entrance Footscray Plaza

Footscray, VIC


Mirror Stainless and Automotive paint. UAP (urban Art Projects).

Foyer of the Marriott Hotel, Baohua, China


70th Floor Lobby of the new 103 storey Four Seasons Tower, Guangzhou. Commissioned throught Urabn Art Project UAP.

Guangzhou. China

2007Incolink Entrance Sculpture

Stainless steel form VIC

2005Playhouse Theature Sculptural Foyer Seating

Utilising recycled Jarrah flooring and steel plate

Playhouse Theatre, Newcastle, NSW

2004Sculptural Privacy Screen

MGT Architects, for Wing Tia Holdings



Accessible Arts sandstone sculpture project

Newcastle University, Newcastle, NSW

2001Stage II artworks for Curtin Shopping Center

Laser cut handrails and 3 large fiberglass bird sculptures on carved wooden poles.

ACT Government, ACT

2000Dickson Shopping Center sculptural works

Cast aluminum pole sculptures for canopy structure.


1997Honeysuckle Heritage Area Sculptural bollard project

Design and Manufacture of 144 Sculptural Bollards reflecting the industrial and cultural heritage of the site.

Honeysuckle Development Corp.Honeysuckle Development Corp. Newcastle, NSW

Selected exhibitions

2017Melbourne Prize for Urban Sculpture

(New) Public Artwork Design Concept Award (Crafting City of Literature)

Melbourne, VIC

2017Artisans in the Gardens

The Royal Botanic Gardens Sydney

Sydney, NSW

2017Montalto Sculpture Prize

Montalto Vineyard & Olive Grove

Red Hill South, VIC

2017Melbourne Prize for Urban Sculpture

Melbourne, VIC

2017Sculpture by the Sea

Bondi, NSW

2017Steel: Art Design Architecture

The Jam Factory Touring Exhibition

Adelaide, SA

2016Lorne Sculpture Biennale

Lorne, VIC

2016Sculpture by the Sea

Bondi, NSW

2014Lorne Sculpture Biennale

Lorne, VIC

2014McClelland National Sculpture Survey and Award

McClelland Sculpture Park

Langwarrin, VIC

2013Sculpture by the Sea

Aarhus, Denmark, VIC

2013Mt Buller Sculpture Award

Mt Buller, VIC

2013Group Sculpture Exhibition

Mars Gallery, Mezzanine of World Trade Centre

Melbourne, VIC

2012McClelland National Sculpture Survey & Award

McClelland Gallery

Langwarrin, VIC


Joint exhibition with Meg Jenkins, Despard Gallery

Hobart, TAS

2012Toyota TCSG Sculpture Exhibition


Melbourne, VIC

2011Lorne Sculpture Exhibition

Lorne, VIC

2011Sculpture by the Sea

Bondi, NSW


Craft ACT, Canberra

2010McClelland National Sculpture Survey and Award

McClelland Gallery and Sculpture Park, VIC

2010Sculpture by the Sea

Bondi, NSW

2009Sculpture 2009

Australian Art Resources, Melbourne, VIC

2009Cecile and Colin Riggs Design Awards

Ian Potter Center NGV Melbourne,VIC

2009Lorne Sculpture exhibition

Lorne, VIC

2009Fringe Furniture Alumni Exhibition

Melbourne Museum , Melbourne, VIC

2009SILVER: Fringe Furniture 2009

Meatmarket, Melbourne, VIC

2009Aqueous Bloom

Gasworks, Melbourne, VIC

2008Fringe Furniture

Melbourne Museum, VIC

2008Helen Lempriere National Sculpture Award

Werribee Park, VIC

2008Palmer Environmental Sculpture exhibition

Palmer, SA

2008Latitude at Designex

Sydney, NSW

2008Contempora 08

Docklands, VIC

2008University of Western Sydney Sculpture Prize


2008Sulpture by the Sea

Bondi, NSW

2007Sculpture 2007

Australian Art Resources,

Melbourne, VIC

2007Workshopped 07

Sydney Design Week

Sydney, NSW

2007Pacific Connections Del Mano Gallery

Los Angeles, USA

2007McClelland National Sculpture Award

McClelland Gallery, VIC

2007Shy Boy, She Devil, and Isis:

The Art of Conceptual Craft Boston Museum of Fine Art Ron Wornic Collection

Boston, USA

2007Woollahra Small Sculpture Prize

Woollahra, NSW

2007Melbourne Fringe Furniture Melbourne Museum

Melbourne Fringe Festival, VIC

2007Site Unseen Ephemeral Sculpture Installations

at Dight’s Fall’s and Quarry Park

Melbourne Fringe, VIC


Gasworks Art Park, Albert Park. VIC, 2007

2006Helen Lempriere National Sculpture Award

Werribee Park, VIC

2006Sculpture by the Sea

Sydney, NSW

2006Workshopped 06

Sydney Design Week

Sydney, NSW

2005Masterpieces in Wood

Narek Galleries Tanja, NSW

2005Masters of Wood

Sydney Convention Centre, Sydney, NSW


represented by Narek Galleries

Chicago USA

2004Form and Spirit ITE

International Turning Exchange

Philadelphia. USA


Red Gallery, Savannah. USA

2004Pioneering Craft

Pei Ling Chan Gallery, Savannah. USA

2004Workshopped 04

Sydney Design Week

Sydney, NSW


Craft ACT, Canberra, ACT


Victoria and Albert Museum, London, U.K

2004Cromwell’s Art Prize

Sydney Biennale, Jackson Gallery and Australian Embassy, Sydney, Melbourne and Washington DC, USA

2004Helen Lempriere National Sculpture Award

Werribee Park, VIC

2003National Sculpture Prize

National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, ACT

2003Helen Lempriere National Sculpture

Award Werribee Park, VIC

2003Salone Satellite

Milan Furniture Fair, Milan, Italy


represented by Narek Galleries

Chicago, USA

2002Sculpture by the Sea

Sydney, NSW

2002Hands On

Object Galleries, Sydney, NSW

2002Surface and Form

International Fine Wood Exhibition, Defining Futures Forum at Craftwest.

Perth, WA

2002Defining the Object IV

Quadrivium Gallery, QVB. Sydney, NSW

2002Rocking Chairs

An exhibition of concept rocking chairs.

Sotheby’s, Milan, Italy

2002Creative Fellows

An exhibition by (Arts Award) ACT Churchill Fellows

Links Gallery. Canberra, ACT

2002Black, White and Grey Matter

Craft ACT, Canberra, ACT


with trainee Michael Cammack - Australia Council Mentorship Program Exhibition.

Craft ACT, Canberra, ACT

2001Selected Visions:

Public Art in Canberra from Federation to Today

Canberra Museum and Gallery, Canberra, ACT

2001Outsite site specific sculpture exhibition

Alice Springs, NT

2001North Coast Sculpture Exhibition

Thursday Plantation, Ballina NSW

2001Rings of History

National Touring Exhibition

Craft ACT, Canberra, ACT


Brisbane City Art Gallery, Brisbane, Qld

2000Sculptural Furniture

Brisbane City Art Gallery, Brisbane, QLD

2000Little Bowl Show

Saskatchewan Craft Gallery, Saskatoon, Canada

2000Sculpture from the Sea

Hazellhurst Gallery, Sydney NSW

2000Defining the Object II

Quadrivium Gallery, QVB, Sydney NSW


ANCA Gallery, Canberra, ACT

1999Solo: Concentric

Exhibition of Contemporary furniture utilizing industrial technology

Craft ACT, Canberra, ACT

1999Sculpture By The Sea

Sydney, NSW

1999Royal Blind Society Tactile Art Prize

Object Galleries, Sydney, NSW

1999Diamonds are Forever

CAPO Art Auction

National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, ACT

1999Inami International Wood Sculpture Camp

Inami, Japan


Craft ACT Gallery, Canberra, ACT

1999Ex Hedras

Canberra Museum and Gallery, Canberra, ACT

1999Solo: Prototypes

Links Gallery, Canberra, ACT


Craft ACT Gallery, Canberra, ACT


National Sculpture Forum

Dept of Foreign Affairs, Canberra, ACT


Craft ACT Gallery, Canberra, ACT

1997Thinking Drawings

Australian National Capital Artists Gallery, Canberra, ACT

1997Australian Artists Against Racism

Institute of the Arts, Canberra, ACT

1997Asian Art

Australian National University, collaboration, with Nath Chun Pok

Canberra, ACT

1996Translations CSA

Australian National University, collaboration, with Nath Chun Pok

Canberra, ACT

1996Box as Container

Institute of the Arts Gallery, Canberra, ACT

1992Solo: Exhibition of Photography

Copy Center, Raymond Terrace, NSW

1990Solo: Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

Von Bertouch Galleries, Newcastle, NSW

Selected grants, fellowships, prizes and awards

2011International Sand Sculpture Festival

Participant. Theme: "Masterpieces of World Culture"

St. Petersburg, Russia

2009Sculpture Workshop

Port Hedland. Western Australia

20082008 Guest Lecturer. Australian School of Fine Furniture, UTAS Tasmania

Laurnceston, Tasmania

2008International Artist and Residency: joint interntional collaboration

Mariestad, Sweden

2008Speaker: joint interntional collaboration

Mariestad, Sweden

2005Residency: Studio Sem,

Pietrasanta, Italy

2004Speaker: Furniture Futures Forum.

Butter Factory, Cooroy, QLD

2004Resident Artist: ITE International Turning Exchange,

Philadelphia, USA

2004International Artist: Emma 2004

Collaborative Workshop and Conference.

Emma Lake, Canada

2004Speaker: Annual Furniture Society Conference.

Savannah, USA

2003Resident Artist ‘Designing Futures’

Craftwest. Perth, WA

2002Speaker: International ‘Designing Futures’ Forum,

Craftwest. Perth, WA

2001Artforum Lecturer: Public Art Projects undertaken in

Canberra, CMAG. ACT

2001Participant: Outsite Site specific sculpture symposium.

Alice Springs, NT

2001International Artist: Collaborationz 2001

Workshop and Conference.

New Zealand

2000International Artist: Emma 2000

Collaborative Workshop and Conference

Emma Lake, Canada

1999Visiting Artist in Design: Wood Workshop

Institute of the Arts, Australian National University. ACT

1999Australian Representative: International Wood Sculpture Camp.

Inami Toyama, Japan

1999Guest Participant: National Ice Carving Championships.

Inami Toyama, Japan

1999Guest Speaker: Inami Design Camp ’99.

Inami Toyama, Japan

1998Visiting Artist/Lecturer in Design: Wood Workshop, Institute of the Arts

Australian National University. ACT

1998Churchill Fellow

to develop Carving Figurative Sculpture & Design practice

Europe and USA


representative Easter Island/ Australia Maoi Carving collaboration

Chilean Embassy, ACT

1996Cambodian Exchange

facilitation and collaboration with Carver Nath Chun Pok at the

Institute of the Arts, ANU, ACT

1995Visiting Artist Collaboration

with Teachers/ Students

Fine Arts University, Phnom Penh, Cambodia