Alumni Exhibitions

At any one time there are hundreds of exhibitions around the world featuring NAS Alumni. Here is a selection of alumni, staff and student exhibitions on this month. If you would like to submit details of your exhibition – please contact our Marketing Team.


NAS alumna Georgia Saxelby has a solo exhibition, Lullaby, on view at the Embassy of Australia, Washington DC, USA. Exhibition: 10 July – 18 October 2019

NAS alumna and staff member Sandy Lockwood has a solo exhibition, UNEARTHED ELEMENTS, on view at Lacoste Keane Gallery, Concord, Massachusetts, USA. Exhibition: 5 – 26 October 2019

NAS alumnus Giles Alexander has a solo exhibition, Eternity; Far away. So close, on view at Anthony Brunelli Fine Arts Gallery, New York, USA. Exhibition: 2 August – 28 September 2019

NAS alumnus Anthony White has a solo exhibition, The Curious Eye Never Runs Dry, on view at .Informality, UK. Exhibition: From 26 September.

New South Wales

Congratulations to NAS Head of Ceramics Lynda Draper for winning the 2019 Sidney Myer Fund Australian Ceramic Prize. NAS alumna Juz Kitson and lecturer Stephen Bird were also finalists. The prize is on view at Shepparton Art Museum. Exhibition: 22 June – 1 September 2019

NAS alumna Ann Thomson has a solo exhibition on view at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch. Exhibition: 15 June – September 2019

NAS alumna Kiata Mason has a solo exhibition, The Theatrical Eye, on view at Muswellbrook Regional Arts Centre. Exhibition: 7 July – 25 August 2019

NAS Fellow Wendy Sharpe and former NAS Director Bernard Ollis have an exhibition, Elsewhere: Travels through Syria, Iran, Egypt, Morocco and Central Asia, on view at Glasshouse Port Macquarie. Exhibition: 13 July – 29 September 2019

NAS alumna Sarah Schmelzer has a solo exhibition on view at Warringah Creative Space. Exhibition: 3 – 13 October 2019

NAS alumna Ida Lawrence is part of a group exhibition, In Conversation: FX Harsono x Ida Lawrence, on view at Fairfield City Museum & Gallery. Exhibition: 13 July – 12 October 2019

NAS alumnus Joe Wilson is part of a group exhibition, This Is Not A Love Song, on view at COMA Gallery. Exhibition: 2 – 24 August 2019

NAS alumni Catherine Clayton-Smith and Anthony Hodgkinson are part of a group exhibition, Modify Prospect, on view at COMA Gallery. Exhibition: 13 July – 24 August 2019

NAS alumnae Elizabeth Rankin and Sarah Eddowes have a group exhibition on view at Factory 49. Exhibition: 14–24 August 2019

NAS alumnae Ann Cape, Pollyxenia Joannou, Nicole Kelly, Rosemary Lee, Lilli Stromland, Mirra Whale and Zoe Young are finalists in the 2019 Portia Geach Memorial Award. Exhibition: 2 August – 15 September 2019

NAS alumni Karmyn Gibson, Lachlan Warner, Lisa Tolcher, Mandy Burgess, Ro Murray, Nadia Odlum, Louise Morgan, Polly Williams and Renuka Fernando are finalists in HIDDEN 2019, on view at Rockwood Cemetery. Exhibition: 7 September – 7 October 2019

NAS alumni Margaret Ackland, M Bozzec, Joshua Charadia, Todd Fuller, Lisa Jones, Nicole Kelly, Kevin McKay, Dale Miles, Louise Morgan, Philjames and Jeffrey Wood, and staff Ben Denham, Stephanie Monteith, Kim Spooner and Gary Warner are finalists in the Hazelhurst Art on Paper Award 2019, on view at Hazelhurst Arts Centre. Exhibition: 21 September – 17 November 2019

NAS alumnae Mary Kennedy, Josephine Morrow and Debbey Watson have a group exhibition, Three Acts, on view at ARO Gallery. Exhibition: 21 August – 2 September 2019

NAS alumna Sassy Park has a solo exhibition, Looking for Gold, on view at Robin Gibson Gallery. Exhibition: 10 August – 4 September 2019

NAS alumna Joan Ross has a solo exhibition, Collectors Paradise, on view at Michael Reid Sydney. Exhibition: 9 – 30 August 2019

NAS alumna Elizabeth Rankin and Sarah Eddowes have a group exhibition on view at Factory 49. Exhibition: 14 – 24 August 2019

NAS staff Damian Dillon and Nina Juniper have a group exhibition, Archival Jelly, on view at Stacks Projects. Exhibition: 15 August – 1 September 2019

NAS alumnus Mitch Cairns will be curating Primavera 2019: Young Australian Artists, on view at Museum of Contemporary Art Australia. NAS alumnus Coen Young has also been selected as one of the artists in the exhibition. Exhibition: 11 October 2019 – 9 February 2020

NAS alumni Dick Watkins and Ryan Hoffmann and NAS lecturer David Serisier are part of a group exhibition, Minimal Lines, on view at Liverpool Street Gallery. Exhibition: 13 August – 4 September 2019

NAS alumna Marta Ferracin is the recipient of the Highly Commended Award in Eden Unearthed 2019, on view at Eden Gardens. Exhibition: 1 August 2019 – 31 January 2020

NAS alumnus Nicholas Harding has a work on display as a part of Margaret Olley: A Generous Life, on view at GOMA Brisbane. Exhibition: 15 June – 13 October 2019

NAS alumni Alan Rosen and Monica Sa are a part of a group exhibition, Primavera Line, on view at The New Artisans Gallery. Exhibition: 10 August – 5 October 2019

NAS alumna Lisa Patroni has a solo exhibition, Mostly Monochrome, on view at STACKS Projects. Exhibition: 5–22 September 2019

NAS Head of Ceramics Lynda Draper is a part of a group exhibition, The Portrait, on view at Home@735 Gallery. Exhibition: 28 August – 6 October 2019

NAS staff Simone Fraser is a part of a group exhibition, An Idea Needing to Be Made, on view at Heide MOMA. Exhibition: 27 July – 20 October 2019

NAS alumna Lisa Tolcher and NAS staff Lisa Andrew are a part of a group textile show on view at Factory49. Exhibition: 28 August – 7 September 2019

NAS alumni Louise Allerton, Sarah Edmondson, Kirtika Kain, Lisa Patroni and Oliver Wagner, NAS current student Philippa Hagon and NAS Head of Sculpture Hany Armanious are part of a group exhibition, Faux Pas, on view at AIRspace Projects. Exhibition: 6–22 September 2019

NAS alumna Sarah Edmondson has a solo exhibition, What are the Chances?, on view at Firstdraft. Exhibition: 4–27 September 2019

NAS alumnus James McCallum has a solo exhibition, Sculpture by James McCallum on view at Maunsell Wickes at Barry Stern. Exhibition: 5–15 September 2019

Australian Capital Territory

Drill Hall Gallery
The DNA of Colour
21 June – 11 August 2019
Ildiko Kovacs is a NAS alumna.
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NAS alumnae Annelies Jahn and Nadia Odlum are a part of a group show, PLEXUS on view at Blindside Gallery. Exhibition: 18 September – 5 October.



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