C.V.

MARIE MASON    

BORN :  1940  at  Warrnambool,  Victoria,  Australia.

 

STUDIES: *  Deakin  University-  Primary Teacher’s Certificate.

                   *  Melbourne University- Primary Art/Craft Teacher’s Certificate.

                   *  Christ College Catholic University- Bachelor of Education.

                   *  University of New England, Armadale, NSW – Summer schools

                       with prominent Australian artists John Olsen, John Firth Smith

                       and Sydney Ball.

                   *  Printmaking courses at the Firestation Print Workshop, Malvern and the

                       Australian Print Workshop

                   * Printing every week at the Australian Print Workshop

ABOUT THE ARTIST: Primary school teacher and art teacher for 40 years, 25 of which in the capacity of art/craft co-ordinator. Started as a painter in 1965 then included lino printing1975 and exhibiting regularly.

Currently printmaking fulltime.

 

MOST RECENT  EXHIBITIONS:

1999- “In Flower”. Antipodes Gallery, Sorrento, Vic.

1999- “Delicious”.  Antipodes Gallery, Sorrento, Vic.

1999- December Exhibition. Manyung Gallery, Mt Eliza, Vic.

2000- Summer Exhibition. Antipodes gallery, Sorrento, Vic.

2000- April Exhibition. Manyung Gallery, Mt Eliza, Vic.

2000- Opening Exhibition. Windows on Church Gallery, Richmond, Vic.

2000- Views of the Mornington Peninsula, Manyung Gallery, Mt Eliza, Vic.

2000- The Limuited Edition Print Exhibition. Windows on Church Gallery.

2000- Opening Exhibition. Folios gallery, Elwood, Vic.

2001- 2011 Six Acrylic Paintings of children in trees. Different exhibitions.

2012- Australian Print Workshop “Impressions  2012 Exhibition”

2013 July- “Colour in Relief”- APW

2014 -Australian Print Workshop “Impressions 2014”

2015- Manyung Gallery Mt Eliza October and November group exhibitions.

2016- Australian Print Workshop “Impressions 2016”

2016- Australian Print Council Inaugural Print Exhibition.

2017 –Tacit  Contemporary Art- EDITIONS 17

2017-  The G.R.A.I.N. STORE, Nathalia.

2017- Riverlinks, Shepparton.

 

ART WORKS HELD IN THE FOLLOWING COLLECTIONS:

NSW Art Gallery.                              Print Council of Australia.

State Library of Victoria.                   City of Stonnington-Portfolio

Edinburgh Print Workshop- P/f         London Print Workshop- Portfolio

Victorian Arts Council-P/f                 Many private collections as well.

Austin Hospital                                   National Gallery Victoria -Portfolio

Australian Print Workshop