Gail Shaw CV


GAIL SHAW    Curriculum Vitae


EDUCATION

1952-53  East Sydney Technical College Childrens’ Art Course
1956-57  Evening course Professor Bissietta Life Drawing D’Attilo Rubio Studio
1956-58  Advertising trainee Farmer & Co (Layout and Copy)
1958-60  Advertising assistant Farmer & Co
1960-62  Art Director Gerry Dunlop & Associates Kingston Jamaica
1963-64  Art Director Lillywhites London
1965-67  Copywriter Goldberg Advertising Sydney
1967-70  Senior Creative Young & Rubicam Advertising London
1970-75  Deputy Creative Director then Creative Director McCann Erickson Sales        Promotion Division (London)
1976-83  Senior writer then Co Creative Director Schofield Sherbon Baker Advertising, Sydney
1990       Watercolour Workshop Tin Sheds Gallery Sydney University
1990- 2003 Watercolour workshops and masterclasses with Charles Reid, Joseph Zbuvic,          Alvero Castenet, Helen Goldsmith, Cherry Hood
 2003-2004 Julian Ashton Art School (pt) with Ian Chapman
 2017  Jonathan Kingdon Mammals Illustration Masterclass, Tablelands Regional Gallery Atherton   

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2010 “Painting Paradise” Karnak Playhouse

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

1992-2004   “Visions of Watercolour” Balmain Watchhouse Gallery, Sydney
2007 -2008  Low Isles Exhibition Sugar Wharf Port Douglas
2008            Low Isles - a fragile sanctuary, Cairns Regional Gallery
2007-2012   Postcard Show Cairns Regional Gallery
2016            “Gondwana’s Garden” Tanks Arts Centre Cairns

AWARDS
2012             “Destination Daintree” Art Prize
2006-2016   Several Best of Show and First Prize (Art) Mossman & Districts Annual Show

GRANTS

2010           $10,000 RADF Grant for solo exhibition “Painting Paradise

COLLECTIONS
Numerous private

COMMISSIONS
Numerous private


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