2018 Doctor of Philosophy (Visual Arts), Painting Workshop, School of Art and Design, College of Arts and Social Sciences, Australian National University, ACT.
1980 Diploma of Arts, Alexander Mackie College of Advanced Education.
1969 Diploma in Physiotherapy, Sydney, NSW.
Solo and 2-3 person Exhibitions
2019 Road Trip, M16 Artspace, Griffith, ACT
2018 water drawn - Aspects of weather with Julie Krone and Heather Burness, Form Gallery, Queanbeyan, NSW.
2018 Graduating Exhibition, School of Art and Design Main Gallery, ANU, Canberra, ACT.
2017 One Way or Another, with Leah Bullen, Foyer Gallery, SoAD, ANU, Canberra, ACT.
2016 Re:Space - Generations, with Elisa Crossing and Phil Page, M16 Artspace, Griffith, ACT.
Within, Figures in Space Ivy Hill Gallery, Wapengo, South Coast, NSW
2015 Inside Spaces/Outside Spaces, Annie's Room, with Phil Page, Photo Media Space, School of Art, ANU, Canberra , ACT.
2014 Post Grad Painting Exhibition, Family Portraits, Painting Workshop, SOAD, ANU, Canberra.
2012 Silver City, Megalo Print Gallery, Canberra, ACT
2011 Figure in the Landscape, Ivy Hill Gallery, Wapengo, South Coast, NSW.Estuary, Spiral Galley, Bega, NSW.
2009 West by South East with Catherine Drinan, Washhouse Gallery, Rozelle, NSW
2008 Estuary, Spiral Gallery, Bega, NSW.
2007 Merimbula Jazz Club, Ivy Hill Gallery, Wapengo, South Coast NSW
2006 In and out of the Garden, Ivy Hill Gallery, Wapengo, South Coast, NSW.
Shorelines, Spiral Gallery, Bega, NSW
2004 Reveries, Spiral Gallery, Bega, NSW.Shorelines, Spiral Gallery, Bega, NSW
Selected Group and Travelling Exhibitions
2019 Geo: Art of the Collection, ANU School of Art and Design and Geoscience Australia, ACT
2019 Promised the Moon, ANU School of Art and Design Gallery, ACT
2011/12 The Hill, see: The Hill1and The Hill 2; with Poppy Benton, Lorna Crane and Jen Mallinson. A travelling exhibition to the Albert Kerston Geocentre, Broken Hill, Raglan Gallery, Cooma and Bega Regional Gallery, NSW
2010 Carte Postale, Angela Fitzpatric Gallery, Broken Hill, NSW.
2008 Sun Prints, Travelling Exhibition to Megalo Access Arts,Canberra, ACT, Spiral Gallery, Bega, NSW and Bega Regional Gallery, Bega, NSW
2007 Site Specific Bega Regional Gallery, Bega, NSW
2006 Figuratively Speaking, Mechanics Institute, Moruya, NSW.
2004 Stroke and Smudge, Bega Regional Gallery.
2019 Regional Initiative recipient for a solo exhibition - M16 Artspace - ACT
2018 M16 Drawing Prize - selected finalist.
2014 Basil Sellers Art Award, Eurobodalla, Bega Valley, Cooma Monaro, and Snowy Mountains Shires - winner
Judges- Deborah Ely, Denise Ferris, Martin Beaver.
Bega Valley Art Award – winner
Judge Nicholas Harding
M16 Drawing Prize - selected finalist
2012 Bega Valley Art Awards - selected finalist
Shirley Hannan National Portrait Prize - selected finalist
2011 Bega Valley Art Awards – selected finalist
2010 Basil Sellers Art Award, Moruya – selected finalist
The Outback Prize, Broken Hill – selected finalist
2009 South East Modern Art Group Exhibition – selected finalist.
2008 Bega Valley Art Awards – second prize
Judge Nigel Lendon
2007 South East Modern Art Group Prize – commended.
Judge Helen Geier
2006 South East Modern Art Group Prize – selected finalist.
2005 Lilith art prize, for International Women’s Day, Spiral Gallery, Bega – winner
Bega Valley Art Awards – selected finalist
2004 Beyond the Square, Spiral Gallery, Bega – peoples’ choice award - winner.
Merimbula District Art Awards, Merimbula. Best Contemporary Painting - winner
South East Modern Art Group Prize - selected finalist
2003 South East Modern Art Group Prize - highly commended
Judge Peter Haynes
Shirley Hannan Portrait Prize – selected finalist
Residencies, Grants and Professional Activities
2013 Field Studies trip to Zurich, Amsterdam, Paris and Madrid
2011 Selected for Speed Dating 4 Artists funded by Industry and Investment, NSW.
2009 Residency at Broken Hill Art Exchange partly funded by a CASP grant
2008 Participated in group project Sun Prints, a joint project between Spiral Gallery and Megalo Access Arts, receiving a Regional Arts Grant. This included solar plate printing workshops, production of work, exhibitions and teaching of techniques to youth groups and others in Bega NSW
2007 Participated in a group project, Site Specific, partly funded by a CASP grant for investigation of a coastal area, including production of art work and workshops on curating the exhibition led by Rita Lazauskas, curator at Albury Regional Gallery.
Past committee member/director Spiral Gallery, Bega (five years).
Past committee member South East Modern Art Group (five years)
2018 Review: Canberra Times, water drawn with Heather Burness and Julie Krone. Peter Haynes – Different ways of expressing water, 10 September 2018 – 10:19am
2017 Essay: Julie Brooke - One Way or Another with Leah Bullen.http://www.juliebrooke.net/
2014 Bega District News: Liz Tickner – December 17 2014 – 9:11AM Bega Art Prize winner
an emotional sketch of mother's final days.
2014 Magnet News: Emily Barton – October 9 2014 – 8.15PM Basil Sellers Art Prize winner announced.
Bega District News: October 10 2014 – 10.55AM Basil Sellers Art Prize won by Merimbula artist
ABC South East: Know the Story ABC Radio online. Interview between Jen Hunt and judge, Nicholas Harding, regarding my winning work in Bega Art Awards, Sitting with Pattie. - link
2008 Review: Canberra Times 30th August 2008 Sasha Grishin - Solar Plate Technology Shines, for group travelling exhibition, Sun Prints.
ACT Legislative Assembly Collection
Basil Sellers Collection.