Anna Curtis CV

ANNA CURTIS CV (Curriculum Vitae)

Biographical Details

1960:            Born Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia
1981:            Completed Diploma of Fine Art, Bendigo College Advanced Education
1983-89:       Resident, Mackay
1983-89:       Part time tutor, printmaking, drawing and design, Mackay College of TAFE
1990:            Resident, Darwin
1993:            Travelled to India, Nepal and Europe
1994-present: Resident, Port Douglas
1994-present: Full time professional artist

Select Exhibitions

1984:           Jim Brown’s Gallery, Mackay (solo)
1985/86:       Art 19 Gallery, Mackay
1988:           Print Workshop and Gallery, Woollahra, Sydney (solo)
1988:           Martin Gallery, Townsville. (solo)
1989:           Upstairs for Art, Townsville (solo)
1989:           Seasons Gallery, North Sydney
1989:           Exhibitions Gallery, Wangaratta
1990/91:       Lindsay Street Gallery (solo)
1991/96:       St Patrick’s College, Mackay
1991:           Palm Court Gallery, Cairns
1992:           Darwin Visual Arts Association, Darwin
1994/2003:    New England Regional Art Museum, Armidale
1995/97/00/04/07/10:   Framed Gallery, Darwin (solo)
1996:           Mowbray Gallery, Port Douglas (solo)
1996/2001:    Radisson Resort, Port Douglas (solo)
1999:           QDOS Art Gallery, Lorne. (solo)
2001:           Lake Russell Gallery, Coffs Harbour
2003/2006/2010:   Gallery 126, Armidale (solo)
2004:           Port Douglas Gallery of Fine Art, Port Douglas (solo)
2007/2008/2010:  Low Isles Exhibition, Old Sugar Wharf, Port Douglas
2008/2009:  The Postcard Show, Cairns Regional Gallery
2010:          Wilsons at Robe, SA


Awards /Commissions

1984:         First Prize, Print Section Caltex Exhibition, Mackay
1987/89:     Finalist Suncorp Exhibition, Museum of Contemporary Art, Brisbane
1987:         Major Art Prize, Art and Artists, Mackay
1987:         First Prize, Miniature Section, Art and Artists, Mackay
1988/89:     First Prize, Print Section, Art and Artists, Mackay
1990:         Commissioned to design Darwin’s Bougainvillea Festival Poster
1993:         Commissioned series of linoprints for Welfare State International, U.K.
2002:         Finalist in Fremantle Print Awards
2003:         Commissioned linoprint for ESA Conference, Armidale
2004:         Finalist in Silkcut Linoprint Awards
2007:         Finalist in the Memento Australia Awards

Collections / Publications

Art Gallery of N.S.W.
Mitsuri City, Japan
Centre of Adult Education, Wangaratta
Private Collections
Australian Country Style, August 2003
ABC TV Stateline, N.T. June 2004

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