Amanda Parer CV

Artists Talks

15th October, 2015 Slovakian National Gallery, Bratislava Slovakia
7th of October, 2015 Sunshine Coast Art Prize, Sunshine Coast Australia
15th of September, 2015 Calgary University, Calgary Canada
22nd of May, 2015 Vivid Festival, Sydney Australia
28th of August, 2014 University of Tasmania, Australia

Installations

2016 Jan Winter Lights, Canary Wharf London
2015 Dec - Jan 2016 Winter Festival, Aberdeen Scotland
2015 Dec Lightwaves, The Lowry Manchester England
2015 Nov Istanbul Light Festival, Turkey
2015 Oct Biela Noc, Kosice and Bratislava Slovakia
2015 Sept Maroochydore Music and Visual Arts Festival, Australia
2015 Sept Aarhus Festival, Aarhus Denmark
2015 Sept Beakerhead. Calgary Canada
2015 Juy Lawn on D, Boston USA
2015 June Vivid Festival, Sydney Australia
2015 May Le Moulin Jaune, Paris France
2015 March Fiesta Festival, Perth Australia
2015 Feb Ghent Licht Festival, Ghent Belgium
2014 Dec - Jan 2015 Southbank Centre, London England
2014 Dec The Rocks Bizarre, Sydney Australia
2014 Nov Diner en Blanc, Sydney Australia
2014 June Vivid Festival, Sydney Australia

Solo Exhibitions

2013 Nov More, Trevor Victor Harvey Gallery - Sydney
2013 Trace, Libby Edwards Galleries - Melbourne
2013 Hobart Airport, during MONA FOMA, Tasmania
2012 Re:place, Colville Gallery Hobart
2011 Amidst, Libby Edwards Gallery - Melbourne
2011 Big Things, Colville Gallery - Hobart
2009 Certain, Salamanca Collection - Hobart
2008 Stewards, Salamanca Collection - Hobart
2006 Right, Art House Gallery - Sydney
2004 Figure In Landscape, Oxford St studios - Sydney
2002 Kitchification of the Sublime, Art House Gallery - Sydney

Group Exhibitions

2015 12 Days of Xmas Show, Trevor Victor Harvey Gallery - Sydney
2015 Summer Show, Colville Gallery, Hobart
2014 Contempo, Libby Edwards Gallery - Melbourne
2014 Summer, Colville Gallery, Hobart
2014 December Show, Libby Edwards Gallery, Melbourne
2013 Japan, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery - Hobart
2012 Contempo, Libby Edwards Gallery - Melbourne
2011 November Show, Libby Edwards Gallery - Melbourne
2010 Group Show, Colville Gallery - Hobart
2010 Summer Eclectic, Salamanca Collection - Hobart
2009 May Show, Libby Edwards Gallery - Melbourne
2009 40th Anniversary, Salamanca Collection - Hobart
2008 Winter Eclectic, Salamanca Collection - Hobart
2008 Summer Eclectic, Salamanca Collection - Hobart
2007 Pencil It In - Drawings, Salamanca Collection - Hobart
2007 Winter Eclectic, Salamanca Collection - Hobart
2007 Summer Exhibition, Salamanca Collection - Hobart
2000 Lacuna, Side-On Gallery - Sydney

Public Artwork

2005 Artist in Residence - Living Artists Week, Sheffield/ Latrobe - Tasmania
2005 Public Art - Blacktown City Council - Sydney
2004 Public Art - Blacktown City Council - Sydney
2000 Public Art Project - Leichhardt Council - Sydney
1999 Public Art Project - Leichhardt Council - Sydney

Fine Art Prizes

2014 Blake Art Prize - Sydney
2014 Tattersalls Art Prize - Brisbane
2014 Glover Art Prize, Evandale Tasmania
2013 Tattersalls Art Prize, Brisbane
2013 Bay of Fires Art Prize, St Helens
2012 Glover Art Prize, Evandale, Tasmania
2011 Blake Prize Sydney
2010 Blake Prize, Sydney
2010 Wrest Point Art Prize, Hobart
2009 Blake Prize, Sydney
2008 Glover Art Prize, Evandale
2007 Henry Jones Art Hotel and Salamanca Art Prize, Hobart
2005 Mosman Art Prize, Sydney
2005 Willoughby Art Prize, Sydney
2005 Kings School Art Prize, Sydney
2004 Willoughby Art Prize , Sydney
2004 Norville Art Prize, Warringol NSW
2004 North Sydney Art Prize, Sydney
2004 Kings School Art Prize, Sydney

Prizes

2004 Royal Easter Show Art Competition - Sydney
1995 University of Technology Sydney
1992 UTA Travel Competition - Darling Harbour - Sydney

Fine Art Commissions

2013 Portraiture Brian Ritchie, Violent Femmes Founder and Curator of FOMA, Hobart
2012 Portraiture Jim Everett, Aboriginal Activist, Tasmania
2012 Portraiture Greens Senator Christine Milne, Hobart
2010 Painting Eric Campbell, Geneva, Switzerland
2011 Painting Andrew Wilcock, Hobart
2010 Painting Beloved Pictures, Sydney
2010 Painting Macquarie St Apartments, Sydney
2010 Portraiture ABC, BBC Television and National Geographic Melbourne
2003 - 2004 Paintings and Sculpture - Pharaohs Palace - Macua, China
2003 Portraiture Surgery - Sydney
2002 Portraiture Ron Muncaster - Artist - Darlinghurst
2001 Paintings Foyer - Macquarie St Apartments - Sydney
2001 Painting Fox Studios - Sydney
2000 Scenic Art Bazmark. Film Moulan Rouge - Fox Studios - Sydney
2000 Portraiture Wentworth Barristers Chambers - Sydney
2000 Painting Toxteth Hotel - Glebe.
2000 Installation Micheal Wayman and Associates Landscapers - Sydney
1999 Illustration Saatchi & Saatchi Advertising - Sydney
1999 Painting Beloved Pictures - Wahroonga
1999 Painting Shangri-La Hotel - Hong Kong
1998 Painting Pontiac Marina Hotel - Singapore

Fine Art Publications and Reviews

October - December 2013 Australian Art Collector - Kerrie Lena
April 2013 Feature Artist Art Whats On national website
April 2013 Frankenstein Files, Curator Arts Review
March 2013 Cover Image on Victoria Writers Magazine
March 2013 Featured Artist, AASG Bulletin, Carol Freeman
November 10th 2012 Arts Review, The Mercury Weekend Magazine, Clyde Selby
October - December 2012, Australian Art Collector, Alexandra Vaner
September 2012 Featured Artist, AASG Bulletin, Carol Freeman
March 2012 Saturday Arts Features, The Examiner, Claire Van Ryn
March 2011 Featured Artist, AASG Bulletin, Carol Freeman
20 April 2009 Artist profile, Saturday Arts Features, The Examiner, Claire Armstrong
18 April 2008 Artwork featured from Certain exhibition on Stateline program ABC Television
7 June 2009 Review of artwork in Certain exhibition at The Salamanca Collection,
The Mercury, Clyde Selby
May 2008 Profile of Artist in Art Almanac
6 April 2008 Review of artwork in Stewards exhibition at The Salamanca Collection,
The Mercury, Clyde Selby
18 April 2008 Artwork featured from Stewards exhibition on Stateline program, ABC Television
2 February 2008 Review of Stewards exhibition at The Salamanca Collection, The Mercury, Clyde Selby
March 2004 Review of commissioned artwork for John Waters Industries, Best Sydney Homes
July 2001 Review of commissioned artwork for Macquarie St Apartments - Sydney
Interiors Publication
January 1998 Artist Profile Monument Magazine
1997 Women in Arts review Arts Start Magazine
August 1997 Artist Profile Monument Magazine

Education

1998 - 2002 University of Technology of Sydney, Master in Business Administration - major in Arts Management
1995 - 1997 University of Technology of Sydney, Graduate Diploma in Communications - major in Computer Aided Design
1989 - 1991 University of Sydney - Sydney College of the Arts, Bachelor of Arts (Visual)