Biography

Wendy Hope Art History

 

2008Graduate Certificate in Painting- Cofa, Sydney NSW
2007Master of Art by Coursework-Cofa, Sydney NSW
2006Painting/Drawing Master Class (Gary Foye)
2005Printmaking Master Class- National Art School, Sydney
2002Workshops (John Wolsely, Judith White and Tony Tozer)
20011 year Master Class (Drawing) Meadowbank TAFE
20001 year Master Class (Painting)-St,George TAFE
1996-9Statement of Attainment in Advanced Fine Arts-Meadowbank TAFE
 

Fine Arts Certificate 1V (Drawing/Painting)  Meadowbank TAFE

1994-6Studio Painting and numerous workshops(Patrick Shirvington,Patrick Carroll )

1993

Commenced art career fulltime

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2014

"Les Vestiges"- Purple Noon Gallery, Freeman's Reach, Sydney

2013

"Mapping the Landscape"- Purple Noon Gallery, Freeman's Reach, Sydney

2012

“Landscape Journey”- Docker Street Gallery, Wagga Wagga
2010“Shadows of the Centre”- Brush Farm House, Eastwood"
2008“A Journey” - Richard Martin Gallery, Sydney
2003“Finding My Line” - Headmasterʼs Cottage Gallery, St. Ives.
2002“Abstractions” - Headmasterʼs Cottage Gallery, St. Ives

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2014Trevisan-international-Art, Bologna, Italy
2014Agora Gallery, Chelsea, New York 
2012Melbourne Affordable Art Exhibition
2012Gallery Oscar, Turramurra
2011Gallery Oscar, Turramurra
2011Hunters Hill Art Prize
2011Hunters Hill Art Prize
2010Singleton Art Prize
2010Lillipilli Art Prize Coffs Harbour
2010Port Macquarie Art Prize
 Singleton Art Prize-Highly Commended-Abstract
2008Norville Art Prize- Selected Finalist-Highly Recommended
2006Porters Gallery 2, Kenthurst
 Dubbo Indoors Gallery-Lexus Prize Exhibition (Finalist)
2004Porters Gallery 2, Kenthurst
 North Sydney TAFE Regional Touring Exhibition
2002Norton Art Gallery, North Sydney
 A-Space-on-Cleveland Exhibition, Surrey Hills
 Porters Gallery, Kenthurst
 

North Sydney Art Prize( Abstract award) Willoughby Art Workshop Exhibition Hunter Gallery, Parramatta

2001Norton Gallery North Sydney
2000City with a Differenceʼ, Norton Gallery, Sydney
 Artsnorth (Northern Sydney Institute of TAFE) Annual Exhibition
 

Porters Gallery, Kenthurst Royal Easter Show Exhibition Hunters Hill Art Exhibition Camden Art Exhibition Drummoyne Art Exhibition Waverley Art Exhibition Liverpool Art Exhibition

1999NSW TAFE Marks and Matters-Drawing Exhibition- Tin Sheds Gallery Sydney
 

Invitation Arts and Design- Fine Arts Graduates ( Finalist) ASN Gallery Sydney- Fine Arts Graduates

 

Porters Gallery Kenthurst

1998MCA Invitation Exhibition  + ASN Gallery Sydney

 

PUBLICATIONS  2008

  • Class Glamour Magazine, London - Nov, Dec. January issues
  • Sydney Morning Herald (Sydney Magazine-June)
  • Dynamic Business Article (“Where  the Art Is”)- June
  • NSW Art Gallery Look Magazine
  • Australian Artist Magazine - Portfolio
  • Wendy Hopeʼs work can be found in private and corporate collections in Australia and New Zealand