Selected Exhibitions and Collaborations

2015 Three Rooms – Certain Words Metcalfe Gallery Brisbane Institute of Art, Text and Pattern
2011 Architectural Fantasies: Vertigo Level Gallery Newstead, Brisbane
2009 Groundless Large Drawings on Paper; Floor Piece, Gallery Nona, Brisbane Institute of Art
2008 Ground Disturbance: New Work Large drawings on Paper; Floor Piece, West End Brisbane
2006 Breathing on the Sea Floor 482 & Michel Sourgnes Fine Art Gallery Brisbane
Models & Mimics 36 Austral Avenue Gallery, Brunswick, Melbourne
The Equivalence of Translation:Homage to Carl Andre - Gallery 482 & Michel Sourgnes Large format photographic images
2005 The Equivalence of Translation:Homage to Carl Andre 1 - Roma Street Parkland, Ephemeral Installation in concrete with support from Australia Council Arts and Craft Strategy Grant and Hanson Masonry
Intransigent Drawings from Taipei, Soapbox Gallery, Brisbane
2003 Mimics + Models (Mofang+ Mofang) TAV gallery Taipei, Taiwan
2000 Notes on Planting an Orchard Soapbox Gallery, Brisbane
  Lotus Standing Screen CQ Stores, Craft Queensland, Brunswick Street Brisbane

Public Art History  *Art Built-in Public Art Projects, Arts Queensland

2015 Toowoomba Library Project - Concept Design (current)
2013 Flights of Fancy Grange Library Project concrete Entry statement Concept Design
2012 Tracker Brisbane Laneways Project Lighting Design -Concept Design
2012 Browns Plains Bus Redevelopment, Translink – Concept Design
2010 * Night Music Fitzgibbon Chase, Brisbane – Tuned bridge railings and park railings
2009 BirdpathICON Place, 270 Adelaide Street, Brisbane – 2nd Storey glazing/ lighting
  Interpretive Etching for relocation of Forme del Mito sculptures by Arnaldo Pomodoro
2008 Miro Apartments Robertson St Fortitude Valley – Screen Design rights to Meridien Developers
2007 MINOTAUR State Tennis Centre Queensland, Concept Design & Design Development
  Stories From the SeaBrisbane Foreshore North and Eastern Bays- Ground plane artwork
2006 WavelengthBrisbane Foreshore North and East, acid Etch Concrete -Ground plane Artwork Mentor for Indigenous artist and non-Indigenous Emerging arist for # 6 sites
  Rosebowl- Design/ fabrication/ installation for Qld Health, Warwick Aged Care Centre, Warwick  
2005 * Brisbane Cricket Grounds Level 4 Concourse, Text and Wall Installations, 5 Artworks
* Millenium Arts Project (in collaboration with Nameer Davis), Concept Design. Garden/ Pool
* Light House and Caravan Aged Care Art Built-in Project, Redlands Shire, Sandgate and Warwick (in collaboration with Nameer Davis) Shade Shelter integrated Artwork
2004 * Ascent of Shadows Royal Brisbane Hospital, Education Centre porte cochere entry Ground plane
* Transient Fields 33 Charlotte Street – Stainless steel interior screen/ ceramic paint glass wall
Miro Development, Robertson St, Fortitude Valley. External Courtyard Screens DesignDevelopment
VoxelleVarsity Lakes, Central Plaza Water Feature / surrounding pathways, Delfin GC P/L
2003 * Groundswell Suncorp Stadium Project, Northern Entrance ground-plane artwork
Concrete Poetry Regional Parks Project (QCL) project –Etched Concrete – 8 discrete sites
2002 TallowWood Kelvin Grove Urban Village –Porphyry Paving Design /Installation
* Slipstream Old Cleveland Road, Cooparoo Art Access Ed/ External sculptural artwork
Shimmer Margate Foreshore Redevelopment/ Hassell Designs/ Redcliffe City Council- 7 pergola roofs (collaborative project with Nameer Davis)
2001 * ReadingGlass; Edges; Punctuation Panels; ShadowLinesRefurbishment of Education House Design/Fabrication /Installation of 4 discrete Artworks – including 2 corridor artworks; Foyer curved, glass walls feature; 2 window artworks
2000 * RONDO  Roma Street Parkland – Plaza Area- paving and glass wall installation

Residencies, Grants, Awards

2015 Paul Milburn Prize 2015 Short-listed
2012 Rick Amor Drawing Prize 2012 Ballarat Victoria – Selected Drawing
2010 Visual Arts and Craft New Work funding for Established Artist
2005 Art & Architecture Award 2006 for Overall project '33 Charlotte Street' Brisbane (Transient Fields Stainless steel interior screen/ printed glass wall) 
2004/05 Visual Arts and Craft Strategy New Work -Australia Council funding for Established Artist for New Work in a Public Space and a Contemporary Art Gallery
2003 CCAA Award Overall project 'River Rocks Park' Brisbane (Concrete PoetryRegional Parks Project  –Etched Concrete – 8 discrete sites)
  Australia China Council Residency, Taipei Artist Village, Taiwan  3 months


2009/12 French Language Course, Alliance Francaise
2003 Mandarin Language Course (Introduction) CLD, Taipei, Taiwan
2002 Mandarin Language (Introductory Unit) - University of Queensland, Australia
1996 Business Computing, Queensland University of Technology, Australia
  Master of Arts by Research, Queensland University of Technology, Australia
1991 Honours Degree Visual Arts, Queensland University of Technology, Australia
1988/90 Bachelor of Visual Arts/ Sculpture major, Queensland University of Technology, Australia

Public Collections

Queensland Government
Brisbane City Council
Creative Industries Queensland University of Technology
Gold Coast City Council
Redcliffe City Council
Taipei Municipal Council
Warwick Council

Recent Employment History

'88-'15 Studio Practice
'00-'15 Public Art Practice
2015 Teacher – Art Classes for people with Alzheimer's (AD)
2013 Studio in Lyon, France 3 months
2013 Study/Research trip – Istanbul, London 3 months
'97-'10 Partner in Inhouse Screenings - Interior/Exterior screens
2009 Study/Research trip – Europe - France, Italy, England
2004 Study/research trip – Chicago and New York, USA
2001 Study/research trip - Vietnam and China, including University Art Departments
'92-'00 Teacher Ipswich TAFE, Art Department
'91-'97 Demonstrator – Painting and Sculpture Departments, Queensland University of Technology,  Brisbane (part-time)


2012 Forme/Informe Contributing writer Artzine
2002 Writer/ Coordinator Course in Public Art for TAFE Queensland

Book Cover Design

1998 Derrida, Kristeva and the Dividing Line - Juliana De Nooy Publisher, Garland Press NY

Selected Bibliography

2012 An Experiment in Living With Art  Jane O’Neill Austral Avenue Melbourne
2011 Louise Rollman Catalogue Essay Architectural Fantasies : vertigo
2009 Elizabeth Ruinard Review of Groundless Exhibition
2006 The Public Domain Issue 01 Cement Concrete and Aggregates (CCA)
  Jane O’Neill Essay Nameer Davis and Barbara Penrose
  Public Art Review. Foreign Affairs. Fall.Winter.04. Volume 16, Issue 31, USA Policy as Catalyst in Queensland Jodie Cox pps 30 – 32
2005 Suncorp Stadium works of art Keith Ward Project Manager
  Contact  Queensland Government Department of Public Works
2003 Stateline, Roma Street Parklands ABC TV 5th July
  Art Review by David Frasier – Taipei Times, May
  Heterostrophic Edited by Franz Ehmann and Ihor Holubinsky, Published by IMA Press
2002 Art Built-in News, March 2002 Issue No. 004
2001 Roma Street Parklands ‘Works of Art’ publication Queensland Government