Dani McKenzie

During her time at NAS, Dani McKenzie received the Outstanding Academic Achievement Award for both Honours and MFA degrees, and was also awarded the Onslow Storrier Residency at La Cité Internationale des Arts in Paris, which she undertook in 2017. Since graduating, McKenzie has had solo exhibitions with MARS Gallery in Melbourne and Dominik Mersch Gallery in Sydney, and has been included in numerous group exhibitions in New South Wales. McKenzie was a finalist in the Bayside Acquisitive Art Prize in 2017, received the Nick Waterlow Award in the Macquarie Group Emerging Artist Prize in 2016, and was awarded the Belle ArtStart Prize in 2015.

“The years I spent at NAS are very special to me. As such, I consider it an honour to contribute to the National Art School Collection.”

b. 1990, Sydney / lives and works in Sydney

Bachelor of Fine Art – Painting (Honours), NAS 2015
Masters of Fine Art – Painting, NAS 2016

Visions I, 2018, oil on linen, 30.5 ×
41 cm. Gift of Dani McKenzie

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