DIANA WATSON
Curriculum Vitae

Born in Perth, Western Australia
Perth College with Art teacher Robert Juniper
Graduated in Fine Art and Commercial Art - Perth Technical College, Western Australia

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017   Ambrosia 11, Linton & Kay Gallery, Perth WA

2017    Ambrosia, Otomys Gallery, Melbourne

2016      Campo de Fiori, Frances Keevil Gallery, Sydney
2016      Nova, Linton & Kay Galleries, Perth
2015      The Gilded Owl, Frances Keevil Gallery, Sydney
2014      New Work, Paintbox Fine Art, Canberra
2014      Palimpsest, Linton & Kay Galleries, Perth
2013      Rondo, Richard Martin Art Sydney
2013      Hesperides Garden, Paintbox Fine Art Canberra
2013      Rondo, Gallows Gallery Perth WA
2012      Elysium, Gallows Galler, WA
2012      Elysium, Anthea Polson Art, QLD
2012      Elysium, Richard Martin Art, Sydney
2011      Gallows Gallery, WA
2011      Richard Martin Art, Sydney
2010      Spice of Life Anthea Polson Art, Gold Coast QLD
2010      Creatures Great and Small Gallows Gallery Perth WA
2010      Empire, Richard Martin Art, Sydney NSW
2009      New Works, Gomboc Gallery, Perth WA
2009      Conversations in my Garden, Richard Martin Art, Sydney NSW
2009      New Works, Gomboc Gallery, Perth WA
2007      Isola dei Fiori,Richard Martin Art, Sydney NSW
2007      Halcyon ,Gallows Gallery, Perth WA
2007      Aventine, Richard Martin Art, Sydney NSW
2006      Aquitania, Gallows Gallery, Perth WA
2006      Arcadia, Richard Martin Art, Sydney NSW
2005      Eden, Gallows Gallery, Perth WA
2005      La Scala, Richard Martin Art, Sydney NSW
2004      Paparazzi Suite, Richard Martin Art, Sydney NSW
2004      Divas, Richard Martin Art, Sydney NSW
2003      Songs of the Auvergne, Trevor Victor Harvey Gallery, Seaforth NSW
2003      Generations Fine Art Gallery, (Napa Valley) California USA
2001      Venezia, Trevor Victor Harvey Gallery, Seaforth NSW
2000      Rondo, Trevor Victor Harvey Gallery, Seaforth NSW
2000      Kelly Toepfer Art, Melbourne Vic
1999      Kelly Toepfer Art in association with Grosvenor Place, Sydney
1999      Catanach Gallery, Melbourne Vic
1999      New Works, Perth Galleries, Perth WA
1998      Perth Galleries, Perth WA
1998      Catanach Gallery, Melbourne Vic
1998      Kelly Toepfer Art - Michael Commerford Gallery, Sydney
1997      Venezia, Perth Galleries, Subiaco, Perth WA

SELECT GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2014      Black and White Committee Frances Keevil Gallery Sydney
2012      Finalist Mosman Art Prize
2011      Finalist Mosman Art Prize
2010      Autumn Exhibition, Bell Gallery Berrima NSW
2010      Summer Exhibition, Bell Gallery Berrima NSW
2009      Spring Exhibition, Bell Gallery Berrima NSW
2009      New Work from the Stockroom, Richard Martin Art, Sydney NSW
2005      Biennale Internazionale Dell’Arte Contemporanea, Fortezza da Basso, Citta’ di Firenze Italy
2005      In and Out of the Garden Summer Exhibition, Ivy Hill Gallery, Tathra NSW
2004      St. Hilda’s CEGS, Perth WA
2004      Recent Work, Gallows Gallery, Perth WA
2003      Mustard Festival, Napa Valley California USA
2003      Manhattan New York Art Expo, New York USA
2001      Kelly Toepfer Art/ Barry Stern Gallery Paddington NSW
2001      Sky Garden Art Prize, Sydney NSW
2001      Mosman Art Prize, Sydney NSW (finalist)
2001      Palm Beach Art Prize, Sydney NSW (2nd Prize)
2000      Cossack Art Prize, Pilbara WA (By invitation)
2000      Olive Festival, New Norcia Benedictine Monastery, WA
1999      Olive Festival, New Norcia Benedictine Monastery, WA
1999      Francesco Cozza permanent art show, Amin International, Italy
1999      East West Divide, Kelly Toepfer Art, Grosvenor Place, Sydney NSW
1999      Presbyterian Ladies College exhibition, Perth WA
1998      Presbyterian Ladies College exhibition, Perth WA
1997      Mandorla Art Prize, Fremantle WA
1997      Salek Minc Jewish Centre exhibition, Perth WA

COLLECTIONS

Diana Watson’s work is held in numerous private collections throughout Australia as well as the United Kingdom, Hong Kong, U.S.A., Germany, Italy and The Palm, Dubai.