Nationality: Australian Citizen
Born: 1961 in Albury NSW
Childhood: Grew up on a farm near Walla Walla, NSW
1980: Studied Fine Art at Caulfield Institute of Technology, (now) Monash University).
1981: Majored in painting, also studied etching and photography.
1982 Moved to Henty NSW to commence sheep and wheat farming.
1982-2010 Continued to create canvas and works on paper with oils and watercolour.
2010 Developed an extensive folio of work for exhibition.
2010 Solo Exhibition at Wagga Wagga Regional Gallery.
2010 Relocated to Melbourne continued to develop painting and drawing.
2012 Returned to Henty, retired from farming and relocated to Albury.
2013-2014 Commenced painting full time, preparing work for solo and group exhibitions.
2014 Art from the Flinders Ranges group exhibition, The Malvern Artists Society.
2014 Winner of the Trinity College WAW Acquisitive Art Award Prize.
2015 Solo Exhibition Wodonga Art Space.
2016 Solo Exhibition Aqua Luminous, MAMA Gallery Albury.
2017 Solo Exhibition Face to Face, Artspace, Wodonga
2018 Solo Exhibition Riverine Reflections, Malvern Art Society, Melbourne.
2019 Solo Exhibition Wetland Wanderings, GIGS, Wodonga
2019 Solo Exhibition Moments on the Murray, MAMA Gallery Albury.
2020 Solo Exhibition Creative in Confinement, Art Partners Australia Gallery, Albury.
2021 Group exhibition Art Partners Australia Gallery One and Two, Albury
2021 Group exhibition The Albury Club, Curated by Art Partners Australia
2022 Solo Exhibition Above the Horizon, Art Partners Australia Gallery One and Two
2022 Solo Exhibition at the Malvern Artists Society, Melbourne, July 1-10.
Bookings: Fiona 03 98227813 (1297-1299 High Street Malvern). Opening Night: Saturday 2 July 6pm - 8pm
Chris continues to produce paintings and works on paper for exhibition, private collections and commissions. General and sales enquiries can be directed to his studio on 0427 200 071
Surface Tension, 2018, oil on canvas