Group exhibitions

My works have appeared in numerous group and online exhibitions in Australia and overseas. The themes are often related to creating art from trash, though some themes are based on the size of the works and others on the genre.

2022

Australian National Brooch Show (Held by the Contemporary Art Society of Victoria). Fitzroy Library, 128 Moor Street, Fitzroy, 23 April – 26 June 2022 and online (numbers 237-241)

Do You See What I See? (With Creativity Cluster). Joel Gallery, Louis Joel Arts and Community Centre, 5 Sargood Street, Altona, 22 April – 5 May 2022

A New Belonging (With Creativity Cluster and Friends, as part of Geelong Design Week). The Reimaginarium, 107 Moorabool Street, Geelong, 17 – 27 March 2022

A4 Art Australia (Held by the Contemporary Art Society of Victoria as part of the Herring Island Summer Arts Festival). Herring Island Gallery, Como Park North, 5 March – 18 April 2022. View online – my works are numbers 318-320.

Gold Rush. Studio Gallery, The Old Auction House, 52-56 Mollison Street, Kyneton,17 February 2022 – 7 March 2022

A New Belonging (With Creativity Cluster and Friends, as part of the National Sustainable Living Festival). The Reimaginarium, 107 Moorabool Street, Geelong, 1 – 26 February 2022

Picturing Footscray (Photograph selected by Victoria University in the Community for inclusion in their street poster exhibition). Corner of Albert and Paisley Streets, Footscray, 4 January – 12 February 2022

2021

  • CoLab Arts in the Park. The Pavilion, Fitzroy Gardens, East Melbourne, 8 July – 19 December, 2021. View Creative Spaces blog. Follow on Facebook or Instagram.
  • Australian National Brooch Show (Held by the Contemporary Art Society of Victoria). Fitzroy Library, 128 Moor Street, Fitzroy, 8 May – 1 August 2021. Eltham Library, Panther Place, Eltham, 6 August – 12 December 2021. Now online. My works are 177-181.
  • Creating Art Out of Trash (workshop for children), Banksia Festival, La Mama Theatre, Carlton, 11 December 2021
  • Collapse (International online show, USA). What’s Next for Earth, MAHB Arts Community, Millennium Alliance for Humanity & the Biosphere, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California. Online from 2 November 2021- (Includes my work Lest Water Cease to Flow)
  • Belief Systems (International online show, USA). What’s Next for Earth, MAHB Arts Community, Millennium Alliance for Humanity & the Biosphere, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California. Online from 1 September 2021- . (Photomontage of Circuit Interrupted 2)
  • Changes. Cube 37, Frankston Arts Centre, 337 Davey Street, Frankston. Exhibition 6 August – 25 November 2021, as well as online. My work Legacy of Fire 3 appears on video at 8.05 minutes.
  • Aarwun Salon, Aarwun Gallery, Gold Creek Village, Canberra, ACT, 26 June-15 August 2021
  • Social Structure (International online show, USA). What’s Next for Earth, MAHB Arts Community, Millenium Alliance for Humanity & the Biosphere, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California. Online from 21 June 2021-
  • Can Art Catalyze Change Towards a New Greening? (International online show, Germany). Social Art Award, Institute for Art and Innovation, Berlin. Online from 7 May 2021-
  • Rock Paper Scissors, Red Gallery, Fitzroy North, 19 March – 1 April 2021
  • From Then to Now: Designing Old New Again (with Creativity Cluster), The Old Auction House, 52-56 Mollison Street, Kyneton, 18 March – 12 April 2021. Part of Melbourne Design Week, 26 March – 5 April 2021, and the Macedon Ranges Autumn Festival, 27 March – 26 April 2021
  • From Then to Now: Designing Old New Again (with Creativity Cluster), The Reimaginarium, Geelong, 18 March – 5 April 2021. Part of Geelong Design Week, 18 – 28 March 2021 and Melbourne Design Week, 26 March – 5 April 2021. View Creativity Cluster blog.
  • A4 Art Australia (Held by the Contemporary Art Society of Victoria Inc.). Herring Island Gallery, 6 March – 5 April 2021. Now online. My small 3D sculptures are numbers 303-305.
  • Energy (International online show, USA). What’s Next for Earth, MAHB Arts Community, Millenium Alliance for Humanity & the Biosphere, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California. Online from 17 February 2021-
  • Sandbox Studios Melbourne exhibition, Brunswick, 23 January-10 February 2021

2020

  • Guild of Objects Christmas Market, Smith Street between Gertrude and Victoria Streets, 18 December 2020. Supported by the City of Yarra
  • Creative Spaces Christmas Exhibition and Market, The Pavilion in Fitzroy Gardens, East Melbourne, 11-13 December 2020. (View Creative Spaces blog). Supported by Creative Spaces for the City of Melbourne
  • Home, House Conspiracy, 42 Mollison Street, West End, Brisbane, Queensland, 5-6 December 2020. Facebook event information
  • Sustainable Art: Recycle Your Ideas, Artsolation, London, online from 7 November 2020-31 January 2021
  • HTW Gallery Online, online from 15 October-20 December 2020
  • De-construction/Re-construction (with Creativity Cluster), The Dirty Dozen, Campbell Arcade, Melbourne, 19 October-28 November 2020
  • Planetary Limits, What’s Next for Earth, MAHB Arts Community, Millennium Alliance for Humanity and the Biosphere, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, 6-31 October 2020, online
  • Wearable Art, Studio Gallery, The Old Auction House, 52-56 Mollison Street, Kyneton, 22 October-2 November 2020
  • Picturing Footscray 2020, online 13 August-11 September 2020
  • Be Still Australia, Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery, online on Instagram at hashtag #BeStillAustralia (work posted 31 July 2020)
  • Constructing De-Construction/Re-Construction Virtually (with Creativity Cluster). This online presentation of the exhibition De-Construction/Re-Construction was supported by a City of Melbourne Covid-19 Arts Grant. Launched on 4 July 2020-
  • Survival Kit, George Paton Gallery, Union House, The University of Melbourne. Online from May 2020- .
  • A4 Art Australia, Herring Island Gallery, scheduled 14 March-13 April, but closed 22 March due to coronavirus (view exhibition – alcohol ink works 304 to 306)
  • Landscapes Real and Imagined (with Creativity Cluster), Joel Gallery, Louis Joel Arts and Community Centre, Altona, 28 February-12 March 2020 (view Creativity Cluster blog)
  • The Rivers Run Free (with River Studios artists), The Dirty Dozen, Campbell Arcade, Flinders Street underpass, Melbourne, 3 February-1 March 2020 (view blog; view Creative Spaces blog)

2019

  • International SplashTrash ArtExpo. My work Water Under the Bridge was selected for the online exhibition and was posted on SplashTrash Instagram, 31 December 2019
  • We Are the People: Can Art Catalyze Change?, The Social Art Award 2019. Selected as a semi-finalist for my work Reach for the Moon
  • Small, Fortyfivedownstairs Gallery, 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne, 29 November-4 December 2019
  • River Studios Christmas Market and Exhibition, West Melbourne, 1 December 2019 (view blog)
  • On the Edge, Library at the Dock, Docklands, Melbourne, 2-31 October 2019 (view Creativity Cluster blog)
  • Diminutive, The Old Auction House Main Gallery, Kyneton, Victoria, 11-29 July 2019
  • Reinvent, Repurpose and Restore, Louis Joel Gallery, Altona, 8-20 June 2019
  • Not Your Usual Canvas, The Old Auction House Main Gallery, Kyneton, Victoria, 30 May-17 June 2019
  • Australian National Brooch Show 2019, Contemporary Art Society of Victoria, Fitzroy and Eltham Public Libraries, 5 May-29 October 2019 (view blog) (view gallery – click on thumbnails #157 to 161 to see full photographs)
  • A4 Art Australia, Herring Island Gallery (part of the Herring Island Summer Arts Festival), Contemporary Art Society of Victoria, 23 March-22 April 2019 (view gallery – click on thumbnails #241, 242, 243)
  • La Ciudad, Spanish Language Fiesta, The Centre: Connecting Community in North and West Melbourne, Johnstone Lane, North Melbourne, 6 April 2019 (view blog)
  • Creativity Cluster, Renew Geelong Concept Space, Market Square Shopping Centre, Geelong, 16 February-15 March 2019 (view Creativity Cluster blog)

2018

  • River Studios Christmas Artisan Market, West Melbourne, 2 December 2018
  • Small, 45 Downstairs Gallery, Melbourne, 8-16 November 2018
  • From Nature, sculptural installation with Julia Zoellner, Gasworks Arts Park, Albert Park, 3-11 November 2018
  • Upcycled from the City Streets (with Julia Zöllner), The Guild Assembly Point, Southbank, Melbourne, 26 October-26 November 2018 (see Creative Spaces blog)
  • Abstract (Contours), Incube8r Gallery, Fitzroy, 4-17 October 2018
  • Immersion, Frankston Arts Centre, Frankston, 10-31 August 2018
  • Open Day, River Studios, West Melbourne, 26 August 2018
  • Fauna, Incube8r Gallery, Fitzroy, 23 August-5 September 2018
  • Craft Cubed, Library at the Dock, Docklands, Melbourne, 1-26 August 2018
  • Galactic, Incube8 Gallery, Fitzroy, 26 July-7 August 2018
  • First International Splash Trash Art Expo virtual exhibition, 1 February-1 May 2018, premiered at the Sixth International Marine Debris Conference, San Diego. (on Instagram 14 April 2018 and YouTube at 3:12 minutes)
  • Sustainability, Incube8r Gallery, Fitzroy, 15-28 March 2018
  • Not So Gentle Arts, part of the Rebel Embroidery exhibition, The Artists Guild, Docklands, Melbourne, 9-29 March 2018. (on Instagram 23 February 2018 bottom centre)
  • Lost and Found, Incube8r Gallery, Fitzroy, 25 January-7 February 2018


In the Covid-Themed Jewelry online exhibition by Art Jewelry Forum, San Antonio, Texas
City of Gold 6: By the Meandering Stream, in the exhibition Gold Rush at The Old Auction House, Kyneton
Walking the Laneways, in the exhibition In the Drawer: The Silver Lining at the Melbourne City Library Gallery
Once a Mighty City 1, in the Aarwun Salon exhibition at the Aarwun Gallery in Canberra
Warrior, part of my 19th Century Nail brooch series, on exhibition in the Australian National Brooch Show 2021
Pyramid Plundered, in the exhibition From Then to Now at The Old Auction House, Kyneton
Across the Bay 1, sold at the Sandbox Studios Melbourne exhibition
Detained, in the exhibition Home, held at the House Conspiracy, South Brisbane
City by the Lake 1, available from Painted Turtle Galleries, London
Remembrance of Things Past 4, sold at the exhibition From the Streets of Vientiane
Temple Contemplation, in From Then to Now at The Old Auction House, Kyneton
On Bended Nail, in the exhibition Diminutive at The Old Auction House, Kyneton, then sold at Incube8r Gallery.
Cross My Heart, brooch sold at National Brooch Show 2019
Alien Script, exhibited in the show Small at Fortyfive Downstairs gallery
Windswept City on the Plain, exhibited in the Contemporary Art Society show A4 on Herring Island, 2019