1961 born Melbourne, Australia
1979 Traveled Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands
1978 - 1983 Diploma of Visual Art, Monash University, Gippsland
1984 Traveled U.S.A
1984 - 1986 Gallery Administrator - The Gallery, Akaroa
Arts Coordinator for the SummerEntertainment in Akaroa Program, New Zealand
1986 - 1988 Lived in Tokyo and London
1988 Traveled in Europe. Returned to Australia
1992 Graduated Graduate Diploma in History of Religions, Latrobe University, Melbourne
1990 - 1994 Studio Resident and Member of ROAR 2 Studios (studios & gallery) Coordinating Committee, Melbourne
1994 Moved to Munich, Germany
1996 Studio Residency, Besozzo, Italy
1998 - 2001 Studio member Goethestrasse 34, Munich
2001 - 2010 Studio member «daik» with Gisela Oberbeck and others
2010 - 2013 Studio member with Anna Kiiskinen and Susanne Brandenburger, Trappentreustr. 5

grants & prizes

1985 QEII Arts Council Grant, Re Akaroa Arts Entertainment Program
1996 Australia Arts Council Overseas Development Grant for Studio Residency in Besozzo, Italy
1998 - 2001 Studio Support (Atelierförderung) by Kulturreferat der Stadt München
2003 1st Prize, Kunstfrühling Bad Wörishofen, Germany


1993 Ern Malley in the Valley', Gippsland FM Radio interview coinciding with Count to Ten, Latrobe Valley Arts Centre.
'Art Review', Mary Lou Jelbart, ABC Radio, April 11, Radio Review of Solo MCA Exhibition, Melbourne
1998 Interview in connection with the Sprengwerk Atelier Project, May 16, Bayern 2, Bayerische Rundfunk (radio)

published / reproduced

1984 Review, Akaroa Mail, NZ, Sept 20
1986 Summer Entertainment Program Design, Akaroa Mail, NZ, Dec 20
Review, Christchurch Press, NZ, Feb 6
1990 Review/ Reproduction, Melbourne Times, Feb 14
Catalogue, Inside Stories, Text by Kate Osborne, Feb
1991 Review, Artists as Collectors, The Age, Melb., Feb 13
1992 Broardsheet, Roar 2 Studios, Melb., May/Jun/July 17
Reproduced- Australian Contemporary Art Fair 3 Cat, p 64
Review- Count to Ten, Adelaide Advertiser, Oct 16
1995 Reproduced- IMAGES II, Contemporary Australian Painting; Neville Drury, Published by Craftsman House
(G & B Arts International). CH: 6, pp. 149, 154, plate 152
1998 Article, reproduced, Artlink Magazine, Vol 18, no.4, p.61
1999 Review, Zimmer mit Absicht, Suddeutsche Zeitung, Jul 17 Reviews,
Bridges Symposium, Exantes newspaper 7/8.99
Anemos (Aug), & Greek Artist's Assoc. Magazine, Dec, Greece.
Also: 'Im Bild' BBK Magazine, 4/99 p.5 Germany Catalogue: Bridges. publ. in Greece.
2001 Article with photo, Somogyi Hirlap. Sept.5. Hungary
2002 Catalogue, Jahresausstellung, Ebersberg Kunstverein
2003 Article, reproduced, Herald Sun, Jan 8, Here's a Story
Catalogue, Trabanten Exhibition, Regensburg
Catalogue, Jahresausstellung, Ebersberg Kunstverein
Mindelheimer Zeitung, articles, reviews, photos, 24/3;9/4;6/5;4/6;17/6
Kunstfrühling, Bad Wörishofen
2009 Catalogue, latitude of shadows, Galerie Kaysser
Article, Begreifen des Flüchtigen, MZ
2011 Catalogue, Tierisch, Haus der Kunst, Munich
2012 Catalogue, the lay of the land: a topographical memoir, anita traverso gallery
2013 Review of Alles in Ordnung exhibition. Suddeutsche Zeitung, 26 July


United Airlines, Singapore; Artbank Australia; private and corporate collections in Australia, New Zealand, Italy, Great Britain, Greece, Italy, Germany & Israel.

biografie (deutsch)