vita

 

Born in Melbourne, Australia, now living and working in Munich, Germany

1978-1983     Diploma of Visual Art, Gippsland Institute (now Monash University), Gippsland

1979                 Traveled Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands

1984                Traveled U.S.A.

1984-1986     Lived in Akaroa, New Zealand
                          Gallery Administrator and curator, The Gallery, Akaroa, New Zealand

                          Arts Coordinator for the Summer Entertainment in Akaroa Program, NZ

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

1996                 Arts Council Studio Residency Grant, Besozzo, Italy

1998-2001     Studio, Goethestr, 34, Munich

2001-2010    Studio, Fäustlestrasse 3, Munich
since 2010      Studio, Trappentreustr. 5, Häusler, 2 Floor, Munich

grants, prizes and residencies

 

2021-2023    Bayerische Staatsministerium Atelierförderung (Bavarian state studio support)

2019                Residency, Plovdiv, Bulgarien, Einladung durch Skadri und bulgarisches Kulturministerium

2018                Artist in residence, Museum Nelimarkka, Finland (Gedok AIR program)
                          Artist in residence, Galerie Kaysser, Ruhpolding

2017                 Residency, Plovdiv, Bulgarien, Einladung durch Skadri und bulgarisches Kulturministerium

2003               First Prize, Bad Wörishofen Künstfrühling

1998-2001     Atelier Förderung (studio support), Kulturreferat, Munich

1996                 Australia Arts Council Overseas Development Grant for Studio Residency in Besozzo, Italy

publications

 

2012                Catalogue: the lay of the land: a topographical memoir, Anita Traverso Gallery
2011                 Catalogue: Tierisch, Haus der Kunst, Munich

2009               Catalogue: The Latitude of Shadows, Galerie Kaysser, Munich

2006               Aeiphanies, hard cover book published by Vaporia Publishing, Athens, 50 illustrations

2003               Catalogue, Trabanten, Bavaria (collaboration of 5 artists' associations)

                          Catalogue, Jahresausstellung, Kunstverein Ebersberg

2002               Catalogue, Jahresausstellung, Kunstverein Ebersberg

1999                 Catalogue: Bridges. publ. in Greece

1995                 Reproduced IMAGES II, Contemporary Australian Painting; Neville Drury, published by Craftsman House                                                                          (& G & B Arts International). CH: 6, pp. 149, 154, plate 152

1992                 bROARdsheet, Roar 2 Studios, Melb., May/Jun/July 17

                          Reproduced Australian Contemporary Art Fair 3 Catalogue, p 64

radio

 

2017                 Interview, SBS Radio, Australia

1999                 Interview in connection with the Sprengwerk Atelier Project, May 16, Bayern 2, Bayerische Rundfunk                 

1995                 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

 

press

 

2022                Review of Unter Holz Über Wasser, Kunstverein Landshut, Landshuter Zeitung, 29 Nov

2021                 Review of Starke Frauen, Stadthaus Galerie Sonthofen, Oberallgäu Kultur, 9 Nov

                          Review of Blicklichtung, Künstlervereinigung Dachau, Süddeutsche Zeitung, 24 June

2018                 Review of Blicklichtung, Cordonhaus Cham, Landshuter Zeitung, 24 Oct

                          Review of Blicklichtung, Cordonhaus Cham, Der Neue Tag, 24 Oct
                          Review of Blicklichtung, Cordonhaus Cham, Mittelbayerische, 22 Oct

                          Review of Blicklichtung, Cordonhaus Cham, Mittelbayerische online, 18 Oct

2017                 Review of Planet Solitude, Abendzeitung, 18 July

                          Review of Bedrohung, Sehnsucht, Flucht, Planet Solitude, Abendzeitung, 18 July
2016                 Article about Trappentreu Ateliers, Abendteitung, 13 Sept
2015                 Review of Planet Solitude, Pori, Zeitung Satakunnan Kansa, 22 Oct
2014                Review of Zwischen Himmel und Erde, Mittelbayersiche, 29 May
                          Review of Nährboden, Münchner Merkur, 20 Sept

                          Review of Nährboden, Sueddeutsche Zeitung, 22 Sept
2013                Review of Alles in Ordnungen, Sueddeutsche Zeitung, 26 July

2009               Review of Bregreifen des Flüchtigen, MZ

2003               Review of Here's a Story, Herald Sun, 8 Jan

                          Mindelheimer Zeitung, articles, reviews, photos, 24/3;9/4;6/5;4/6;17/6 Kunstfrühling, Bad Wörishofen

2001                Article, Somogyi Hirlap. 5 Sept, Hungary

1999                 Review, Zimmer mit Absicht, Suddeutsche Zeitung, 17 Jul

                          Reviews, Bridges Symposium, Exantes newspaper 7/8.99

                          Anemos (Aug), & Greek Artists' Assoc. Magazine, Dec, Greece.

                          Anemos, 'Im Bild’ BBK Magazine, 4/99 p.5 Germany

                          Article, reproduced, Artlink Magazine, Vol 18, no.4, p.61                  

1992                 Review- Count to Ten, Adelaide Advertiser, 16 Oct

1991                  Review, Artists as Collectors, The Age, Melb., 13 Feb

1990                Review/ Reproduction, Melbourne Times, 14 Feb