Biography

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Exhibitions/Art Prizes

2018
Kennedy Art Prize – Finalist
Lane Cove Art Award – Finalist
Year of the Dog – Group Show, Milk Factory Gallery
Lethbridge 10,000 – Online Finalist
Hunters Hill Art Prize – Finalist
Royal Easter Show
Lindfield Art Show

2017
Doug Moran National Portrait Prize – Semi-finalist
Blacktown Art Prize – Finalist
Balmain Art and Craft Show
St Thomas’ Art & Craft Show
Epping Boys High School Art Show
Big Country – Solo Exhibition, Artshine Gallery
Lindfield Art Show

2016
Glenaeon Art Show
St Thomas’ Art and Craft Show
Squawk! – Solo Exhibition, Brush Farm House
Flushed, Red, Rubicund and Scarlet – Group Show, See Street Gallery
St Gregory’s Art Show
Lindfield Art Show

2015
Change of Season – Group Show, Breathing Colours
Looking for Sound: Pure and Simple – Group Show, See Street Gallery
Botanicus – Solo Exhibition, Breathing Colours
Balmain Art and Craft Show

2014
Brave Art – Group Show, Breathing Colours
International Women’s Day Art Prize – Finalist
Leichhardt Art Trail – Group Show, Flourish Arts
I Wish – Solo Exhibition, Breathing Colours
Mosman Art Prize – Finalist
Lane Cove Art Prize (Highly Commended Award)
Can’t Wait Til Summer – Group Show, Breathing Colours
Ryde Art Society Show
Balmain Art and Craft Show
Hornsby Art Prize – Finalist

2013
International Women’s Day Art Prize – Finalist
Mosman Art Prize – Finalist
Lane Cove Art Prize – Finalist
Northbridge Art Prize – Finalist

2012
Northbridge Art Prize – Finalist
Hornsby Art Prize -Finalist

Education

John studied film and television at North Sydney TAFE and has a Graduate Diploma in Arts Management from the University of Technology Sydney.  He has undertaken training at the National Art School and continues to participate in masterclasses with artists that inspire him.