Joy Lea Art

Abstractions of the Australian Landscape


Born 1953 Melbourne, Australia

2009 Master of Visual Arts, Monash University
2003 Box Hill Institute – Diploma of Visual Art Painting/Printmaking
2002 Graduate Diploma of Education – Melbourne University
1996 Bachelor of Arts, Swinburne Uni. of Tech., (Psy./Eng. Lit.)
1978 Dip. Applied Sci., RMIT. (Textiles/craft/clothing studies.)

Solo Shows
1999 Puffinry Gallery, Sherbrooke, Vic.
2001 Rollini’s Restaurant, Nth. Fitzroy - etchings
2009 Cambridge Studio Gallery, Collingwood - ‘Wild Places – Forest and Desert’

Group Exhibitions
2010 Melbourne Art 2010
2009 Eckersley’s open space - Selected Annual Exhibition – First Prize
2009 Contemporary by Nature CAS, Herring Island, Vic
fortyfiveownstairs Gallery, group exhibition
2008 Herring Island Annual Art Exhibition (CAS)
2008 Collectors Exhibition, Steps Gallery, Carlton
2007 Collectors Exhibition, Steps Gallery, Carlton
2006 Arc Yinnar Drawing exhibition. First Prize for drawing 2006
2006 ‘Things My Mother Taught Me’, Hawthorn Town Hall Gallery
2006 Yarra Glen Grand Easter Exhibition, Balgownie Estate
2005 C-Cubed – ‘Dusk’
Chapel Off Chapel Gallery – ‘Long Sojourn’
2004 Steps Gallery, Carlton – Contemporary Art Victoria - Collector’s Exhibition - First Prize-Painting
2004 Intrude Gallery, Fitzroy
2003 Eckersley’s Open Space, CAS members.
2002 July – ‘Untamed Territory’, The Fitzroy Gallery
2001 ‘Diversity’ The Artist’s Garden, Fitzroy
2001 Eckersley’s Open Space, Melbourne
2000 Gallery Gabrielle Pizzi, Sally’s Paddock, Acquisitive exhibition
2000 Postcard Show, Linden Gallery, St. Kilda
2000 ‘Momentum’, Chapel Gallery, Prahran
2000 9x12 National Travelling Exhibition, Contemporary Art Society of Vic. Inc.
1999 CAS Windows Collins Street, Melbourne
1999 ‘Local’ exhibition, Chapel Gallery, Prahran
1999 Dilkara Festival of the Arts, Sunbury
1999 Chapel Off Chapel Gallery, Prahran
1998 Old Post Office Gallery, Seymour
1998 Puffinry Gallery – Sherbrooke – solo exhibition


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