Curriculum Vitae, 2010
1994
1971 – 73    
Academic Qualifications:  
Master of Fine Arts, Monash University.
Diploma Fine Art –  Sculpture, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology
Commissions:
2004
2000

1997-2000

1995
1981
Queens Plaza, Brisbane
Deakin University Melbourne Campus Victoria
Pacific Power Sydney
Australian National Korean War Memorial. Canberra
With Les Kossatz, Sand Helsel and David Bullpitt.
Melbourne International Airport
University of New South Wales
Ian Potter Sculpture, National Gallery of Victoria
Awards:
1996
1993
1984
1982
1979 & 1975
John David Mooney Foundation, Chicago, U.S.A, Visual Arts Export Strategy 2001
ART-OMI, New York
Visual Arts Board Studio, Tuscany, Italy
The Alice Prize, Alice Springs
Australia Council, Visual Arts Board Grant
Solo Exhibitions:
2009
2008
2007
2004
2004
2003
2002
JOURNEY: The sculpture of Augustine Dall”Ava 1975 – 2008 McClelland Gallery & Sculpture Park
1999, 1994
1997, 1993, 1990
1993
1990, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1984, 1982
1985, 1983
Australian Galleries, Melbourne
Australian Galleries, Sydney
Chicago International Art Exposition
Pinacotheca Gallery, Melbourne
Macquarie Galleries, Sydney
13 Dialogues
Sculptures 2002-2007
New Sculptures
Recent Sculpture
Sculpture & Drawings 1983 – 2003
If Only Carl Knew Stonington Stables Museum of Art Deakin University
John Buckley Gallery Richmond Victoria
John Buckley Gallery Richmond Victoria
Australian Art Resources, Melbourne
BMGART Adelaide
Geelong Gallery Victoria
Joint Exhibitions with Geoffrey Bartlett, and Anthony Pryor:
1987
1979
1978


1977
1975
Recent Sculpture, Anima Gallery, Adelaide
The second and last 108 Gertrude Street Sculpture Show’
Recent Sculpture,
Watters Gallery, Sydney
Made in Fitzroy’ Exhibition no. 3. Three Australian Sculptors, Regional Development Programme
Visual Arts Board, Hobart,RMIT Gallery, Melbourne
‘108 Gertrude Street Studio Show’, Fitzroy, Melbourne
Realities Gallery, Melbourne
Group Exhibitions:
2010

2009

2008
2007
2005

2004

2003
A Private View: Art Collecting in the City of Glen Eira. Glen Eira City Council Gallery
Deakin University Small Sculpture Award Deakin University Victoria
The freedom of angels sculpture in a century of upheaval Geelong Gallery Victoria
Deakin University Small Sculpture Award Deakin University Victoria
Winter Collector’s Exhibition  John Buckley Gallery Richmond  Victoria
Something old, something new John Buckley Gallery Richmond  Victoria
ART OMI Australia Retrospective  Cell Block Theatre, National Art School Sydney NSW
Contempora 2 Gallery NewQuay, Docklands Melbourne
Open Air Sculpture Exhibition Qdos Arts Lorne Vic
Precious Platters  Jewish Museum of Australia, Melbourne
McClelland Survey & Award 2003 McClelland Gallery & Sculpture Park Langwarrin Vic
Less is More BMG ART Adelaide
Against the Grain McCleelland Gallery & Sculpture Park
Sculpture at RMIT during the Jomantas Years  RMIT Gallery
2002



2001


2000
Focus on Sculpture 2002  Axia Modern Art, Armadale
Central Goldfields Sculpture Prize and Exhibition Central Goldfields
Art Gallery Maryborough Victoria
Festival of Sculpture Toorak Village, Curator Ken ScarlettWall Constructions, Smyrnios Gallery, Australia
Colour.  Smyrnios Gallery Australia.  Curator Prof. Jenny Zimmer
Woollahra Sculpture Prize Sydney NSW
Regeneration – Sculpture and Paintings from the Permanent
Collection.   McClelland Gallery Victoria
Fine Paintings, Sculpture and Tapestry. Australian Galleries, Sydney.
Easter 2000 Sculpture Show. Qdos Gallery Lorne. Victoria
The Importance of Being Small. Defiance Gallery  Sydney 
Paintings and Sculpture, Australian Galleries, Melbourne and Sydney
Cinderella’s Gems: Art and the Intellectual Mission, 20th Century Australian Art from Nine University  Collections in N.S.W
GalleryWe Are Australian, Victorian Art Centre
Sculpture, Australian Galleries, Sydney
1997/98
1997


1996



1995

Notations. Victoria University Gallery. Melbourne
House and Garden. Sculpture Heidelberg Austin and Repatriation Medical Centre.
Australian Galleries, Melbourne
The Japan Inspiration’, Art Gallery of Western Australia
Fifth Australian Contemporary Art Fair, Melbourne
Tolarno Galleries in association with United Overseas Bank Ltd. Singapore
Australian Galleries, Sydney
Art Chicago 1996 at Navy Pier, Chicago Illinois, USA
Australian Galleries, Melbourne
S.O.F.A. Miami Exposition, Miami, USA
1993





1992



Fifth Australian Contemporary Art Fair, Melbourne
Art Chicago, ‘The New Pier Show’, Chicago Illinois, USA
‘Sight Regained’, Fred Hollows Foundation and Ivan Dougherty Gallery, Sydney
Art – Omi, New York
Sur – Real with Les Kossatz, Monash Studios, Melbourne
Just Sculpture, Ballarat Fine Art Gallery
Third Australian Contemporary Art Fair, Melbourne
A tribute to Anthony Pryor, Realities Gallery, Melbourne
Hollows ‘Sight Regained’ Exhibition, Westpac Gallery, Melbourne
Group Sculpture Show, Meridian / Australian Galleries, Melbourne
1990





1988



1987
1986

1985


1984-85
1984


1981




1980
1979
1978
Graeme Sturgeon Memorial Fund, Powell Street Gallery, Melbourne
Eltham Art Awards
Sculpture andDrawings, Australian Galleries, Melbourne
Second Australian Contemporary Art Fair, Melbourne
On – Site, Sculpture in City Spaces, City of Melbourne
Gold Coast City Art Prize for Sculpture, Gold Coast City Art Gallery
Mildura Sculpture Triennial
Pinacotheca Group Show- Pinacotheca Gallery, Melbourne
Episode 1 – Caulfield Arts Complex
A Group Show, Melbourne
Sculpture III, The Lewers Bequest and Penrith Regional Art Gallery
Sculpture. Wollongong City Gallery
Third Australian Sculpture Triennial, Heide Park, Melbourne
Sculpture – Wollongong City Art Gallery
Mixed Sculpture, La Trobe Valley Arts Centre
Hugh Williamson Prize, Ballarat Art Gallery
Two Australian Sculptors’ with Anthony Pryor, Schema Gallery, Florence, Italy
 ‘Australian Sculpture Now’, National Gallery of Victoria
Second Australian Sculpture Triennial, Melbourne
Sculptors as Craftsmen’ Meat Market, Melbourne
August Works’ Meat Market, Melbourne
Eighth Mildura Sculpture Triennial’
The Alice Prize’, Alice Springs
‘First Australian Sculpture Triennial’, La Trobe University, Melbourne
‘Ian Potter Commission’, National Gallery of Victoria
 ‘Some Contemporary Australian Sculpture, Newcastle Regional Art Gallery
 ‘Caulfield Invitation Sculpture’ Exhibition, Caulfield Arts Centre
 ‘Seventh Sculpture Triennial’, Mildura Arts Complex

Public Collections: 

Australian National Gallery, Canberra; Australian National Korean War Memorial, Dept of Vet Affairs / Australian War Memorial; Burnie Art Gallery, Tasmania; Deakin University Art Collection; McClelland Gallery Victoria; National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne; Parliament House, Canberra; Private Collections in Australia, Europe, U.S.A;  State Bank of New South Wales; Swinburne University; University of New South Wales; Victorian Arts Centre, Melbourne; Western Australia Art Gallery, Perth; 

Corporate Collections:          

Benson’s Property Group, Arthur Andersen Chartered Accountants, Melbourne; Chifley Tower, Sydney; Collins Place, Melbourne; Conflict Management, Melbourne; Design Works Australia, Melbourne; Melbourne International Airport; Mercer, Melbourne; State Bank of NSW; Tullamarine; Pacific Power, Sydney;

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