1979-1982 Bachelor of Education (Art/Craft) Melbourne State College. Thesis: “Contemporary Australian Ceramics from the Shepparton Arts Centre Collection”
1984-1989 Master of Arts ( by Research) University of Melbourne , Victorian College of the Arts.
Thesis: “The Angel Imagery of Arthur Boyd, John Perceval and Mirka Mora”
2019: “Yolo Man Waltzes Matilda” Port Fairy Folk Festival, Blarney Books + Art
2018 “Yolo Man & The Apocalyptic Alphabet” Deakin University, Downtown Gallery
2017 “Dreaming With Open Eyes”, Without Pier Gallery
2017 “Irreverent Tales” City of Whitehorse, ARTSPACE 35 year retrospective of works
2015 “Yolo Man & The Apocalpyptic Alphabet” Gallery of Contemporary Mosaics, Chicago
2015 “Ballarat Bestiary” CONTAINART exhibition, City of Ballarat.
2014 “Doggeral Dreams” Montsalvat Gallery
RECENT GROUP SHOWS:
2019 Transitions 2 Hazelhurst Regional Gallery ( forthcoming in March)
2019 SOFA Chicago, Exhibition IRVING + AMI (forthcoming in October)
2018 SOFA Chicago, Exhibiting with the Gallery of Contemporary Mosaics, Chicago, USA
2018 Transitions, Craft + Design Centre, Canberra, Australia
2017 Ravenna Mosaico, Ravenna, Italy
2017 SOFA, Chicago Exhibited with GOCM “Contemporary Virtuousos”
2017 Tasmanian Perspectives in Mosaic, Waterside Pavillion, Hobart
2017 Art in Pieces, City Museum, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
2016 “International 2016” Kyoto, Japan
2016 “Savage Curiosities” Karen Ami + Pamela Irving Gallery of Contemporary Mosaics Chicago.
2016 “Works on Paper” Without Pier Gallery, Melbourne
2016 “Highlights from the Ceramics Victoria Collection”, Whitehorse Arts Space.Australia
2016 “MOSAIC: AIMC in the Contemporary World” Palazzo Tadea, Spilimbergo, Italy.
2016 “A Passover Story” Museum of Biblical Arts, Dallas Texas, USA
2015 “Works on Paper 2”, Walter Granek Art Consultants. Australia
2015 “Bibliomosaico” Biennale de Mosaique d’Obernai Municipality of Obernai, France
2015 + 2016 “Mosaics Abroad” Exhibition of 11 International Artists, Touring Japan for 12 months
2014 “Bibliomosaico” National Library of Latvia, Riga, Latvia
1992 Bronzed sculptured Dog, Swanston Street Walk, Melbourne City Council
1993 Bronzed sculptured Bull, Trinity College, University of Melbourne
1994 Sculptured dress for Fiorucci, for Mattingly & Partners, Ad.Agency
1994 Australia Day Cake, Caulfield City Council
1994 Ceramic Trophy for the Caulfield Handicap, horse race.
1994 Bronze sculptured dog,Commissioned by City of Glen Eira.
1994 3 Cement Fondue Dogs commissioned by the City of Broadmeadows.
1995-1996 Bronze Fountain Sculpture, Commissioned by Pacific Shopping Centres for Epping Shopping Complex
1996 Mosaic Sculpture, Lowther Hall Anglican Grammer School
1996 Chirnside Park Entryway, Commisioned by City of Wyndham
1999 Ceramic Mosaic Floor piece Celebrating 100 years of Mentone Girls Grammar 1999 Melbourne Comedy Festival Commissioned work for the front Myer Windows, Bourke Street, Melbourne
1999 Ceramic Mosaic Mural, Kew HIgh School
2000 Ceramic Mosaic Sofa, Star of The Sea, Gardenvale
2000 Ceramic Mosaic Mural Wesley College Elsternwick
2000 Mosaic Dog, Lowther Hall
2000 Mosaic plaque, Polypacific
2000 100 Bronze Cows, Murray Goulburn Co LTD
2000 CD Cover illustration for KLEZMANIA
2000 CD Cover Dog for Jugularity
2001 “Art Horses Victoria” To paint an art horse
2002 “ The Porcelain Pooch” Large mosaic dog for City of Maroondah
2002 “Cows on Pardade” paint a life sized cow for City of Shepparton
2002 Logo design for Whoopsys Dog + Cat Shop, Elwood.
2003 “ The Cressy Friendship Couch” Colac Otway Shire
2003 Miniature Art Horses for Crown Casino Oaks Day Luncheon.
2004-2005 Mosaic Mural, Yooralla Box Hill Day Centre.
2005 Yooralla Day Centre, Glenroy ceramic mural commission
2005 -2006 “LOUIS” Large mosaic Dog for front of Shepparton Art Gallery
2007-2015 Currently making 4 large mosaic panels for a private residence, Melbourne.
2009 Mosaic Mural Celebrating 100 years of Firbank. Sandringham House, Firbank Junior School
2009 Mosaic Lions for Wesley College, Junior School
2009 3.2 metre high “Ark” sculpture, Nazareth College, Noble Park
2010 25 metres long mosaic for the Luna Palace Building, Luna Park Melbourne
2011 Community mosaic Mural, Patterson Station, Bentleigh
2011 Mosaic Mural Luna Palace Building, Luna Park Melbourne to Celebrate the 99th Birthday!
2012 Mosaic Mural Luna Park Melbourne
2013 Mosaic Mural Luna Park Melbourne
2014 Welcome Mural, NIST International School, Bangkok.
2015 Mosaic Mural for Lauriston Girls School.
2015 Mosaic scultptures, International School KL, Malaysia
2015 Mosaic Mural Shanghai American School, Pudong, Shanghai
2017 Bronze Dogs for the Lightfolk Foundation
PUBLIC ART GALLERIES & MUSEUMS:
Museum of Victoria, State Library of Victoria, Museo D’Art della Citta di Ravenna, Italy, Shepparton Art Museum, Bendigo Art Gallery, Geelong Art Gallery, ARTBANK, Wangaratta Regional Gallery
Melbourne City Council, City of Glen Eira, City of Whitehorse, Footscray City Art Collection, City of Hume, City of Wyndham, Ceramics Victoria Collection, Colac Otway Shire, Nillumbik Shire
TAFE & UNIVERSITY COLLECTIONS:
University of Melbourne, Deakin University, Burnie College of T.A.F.E. Tasmania, Trinity College, University of Melbourne, Australian Catholic University
Pacific Shopping Centres, Polypacific, MIRVAC, Sushi King, Murray Goulburn Co-operative Art Horses PTY LTD, ANZ Bank, L’Oreal Australia, Sushi King, Zart Art, Bars Collection, St Petersburg, Russia, Luna Park, Melbourne, Northern Hospital Monash Medical Centre, Clayton, Yooralla Society, Box Hill, Yooralla Society, Glenroy Germaine Greer Collection,
Private Collections in Australia, USA, Italy, and Japan.
Lara Lake Primary School, Corio North High School, Lowther Hall, Mentone Girls Grammar, Mentone Grammar, Kew High School, Merton Hall, Melbourne Girls Grammar, Star of the Sea, Gardenvale, Abbotsleigh Girls Grammar, Sydney, Scotch College Melbourne, Camberwell Boys Grammar School, Wesley College, Elsternwick Grimwade House, Melbourne Grammar Junior School. Tintern Girls Grammar School, Melbourne Girls Grammar School, Merton Hall, Lilydale West Primary School MLC, Methodist Ladies College, Wesley College Junior School, Melbourne, Sandringham House, Firbank Junior School, Nazareth College, Noble Park NIST, International School, Bangkok, Lauriston Girls School ,ISKL, International School Kuala Lumper, The Emmerson School, Yeshiva College, Shanghai American School