Curriculum Vitae

Born in Australia 1957 

 

 

EDUCATION

 

2011                Master of Fine Art (Visual Arts), Victorian College of the Arts, University of Melbourne

2010                Postgraduate Diploma of Visual Art, Victorian College of the Arts, University of Melbourne

2007                Advanced Diploma in Fine Arts, Riverina Institute of TAFE

2002                Certificate Fine Arts, Riverina Institute of TAFE

2004                Intensive Colour Theory, Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne

1998                Fabric Printing I and II, Riverina Institute of TAFE

1986                Bachelor Fine Arts, Charles Sturt University, Albury

1979                Visual Arts (Painting), Albury Technical College

 

 

TRAINING

 

2019                John Worsley

2015                Luke Sciberras, Hill End

2009                Idris Murphy, Sydney

2009                Susannah Blaxill Botanical Drawing, Canberra

2009                Painting retreat, Elisabeth Cummings, Central Australia

2008                Merv Morriarty Drawing the Form

2007                Merv Morriarty & Prue Acton Colour Theory

 

 

EXHIBITIONS SOLO

 

2020                Revival, Flinders Lane Gallery, Melbourne, 6 Oct-30 Oct 2020

2019                Mundarlo, Earth Canvas, Mundarlo.  NSW 

2019                Red Sky in the Morning, Arthouse Gallery, Sydney, 17 Oct-2 Nov 2019

2018                The Nature of Landscape, Flinders Lane Gallery, Melbourne, 25 Sep-20 Oct 2018

2017                Beyond Landscape, Arthouse Gallery, Sydney

2017                Mapping Hill End, Bathurst Regional Art Gallery, Bathurst

2016                Surrounded by Sky, Flinders Lane Gallery, Melbourne

2016                Here & Now, MAMA Murray Art Museum Albury

2016                Mapping Hill End, Works on Paper, Arthouse Gallery, Sydney

2015                Surface Tension, Arthouse Gallery, Sydney   

2015                A Natural Response, Flinders Lane Gallery, Melbourne

2014                An Intimate Landscape, Arthouse Gallery, Sydney

2014                Time Recalled, Flinders Lane Gallery, Melbourne

2013                REMEMBERED, Arthouse Gallery, Sydney

2012                Marking Time, Arts Space, Wodonga

2012                Remembered Landscape, Flinders Lane Gallery, Melbourne

2006                View, Wilson Street Gallery, Albury

 

 

EXHIBITIONS GROUP

 

2020                Renewal, Arthouse Gallery, Sydney, 1-25 April, 2020

2020                Summer, Arthouse Gallery, Sydney, 28 January-8Feb 2020             

2019                On the Fringe, Flinders Lane Gallery, Melbourne, 3 Sep-21 Sep, 2019

2019                Reflections of Fading Sky, Arthouse Gallery, Sydney

2019                Selected Works, Arthouse Gallery, Sydney, 1 January-31 December 2019

2018                Summer Salon 2018, Arthouse Gallery, Sydney

2018                The Way You Came, Arthouse Gallery, Sydney, 24 May - !6 June 2018

2018                Under the Sun, Arthouse Gallery, Sydney 22 February-17March 2018

2018                Landscape Show 2018, Arthouse Gallery, Sydney

2018                Biennale of Australian Art, Ballarat

2017                Sydney Contemporary, Arthouse Gallery, Carriageworks, Sydney

2017                Thirty by Thirty, Sydney Children’s Hospital, Randwick

2017                DENFAIR, Flinders Lane Gallery, Melbourne

2017                On Paper, Arthouse Gallery, Sydney,

2016                Under the Sun 16, Arthouse Gallery, Sydney

2016                FUSE, Flinders Lane Gallery, Melbourne                   

2015                Unfolding Splendour, Arthouse Gallery, Sydney

2014                Under the Sun 14, Arthouse Gallery, Sydney

2014                Loaded Brush, The Art Cabriolet Annual Art Show, Melbourne

2014                Melbourne Art Fair, Flinders Lane Gallery, Melbourne

2014                PRIME 14, Arthouse Gallery, Sydney

2014                Highlights from Studio II, Arthouse Gallery, Sydney

2013                In the Scheme of Things, Landscape Show, Arthouse Gallery, Sydney

2013                Action/Abstraction, Wangaratta Regional Art Gallery, Wangaratta

2012                The Studio Show II, Flinders Lane Gallery, Melbourne

2012                Space, Flinders Lane Gallery, Melbourne   

2011                VCA Masters Graduate Exhibition, Margaret Lawrence Gallery, Melbourne

2011                Proud, Margaret Lawrence Gallery, Melbourne

2011                Alliance Française Award Exhibition, Melbourne

2011                Loosing & Finding, Arts Space, Wodonga

2011                Exploration 11, Flinders Lane Gallery, Melbourne

2011                Paint 6, Pigment Gallery, Melbourne

2010                Hume Building Society Acquisitive Art Award, Arts Space, Wodonga

2010                VCA Graduate Exhibition, Margaret Lawrence Gallery, Melbourne

2010                The Art of Love & Desire, VCA Gallery, Melbourne

2010                Proud, Margaret Lawrence Gallery Melbourne

2010                Off the Page, Adamshurst, Albury

2010                Art@St Mathews exhibition, Albury

2009                NSW Country Energy Art Prize for Landscape, Traveling Exhibition

2009                Hume Building Society Acquisitive Art Award, Arts Space, Wodonga

2008                Art@St Mathews Exhibition, Albury

2008                A Sense of Place, Adamshurst, Albury

 

 

AWARDS, RESEARCH AND TRAVEL

 

2019                Finalist King’s School Art Prize, Sydney

2017                Finalist Paddington Art Prize, Sydney

2017                Finalist Chippendale World Art Residency

2015                Artist in Residence, The Bathurst Regional Art Gallery, Hill End

2014                Study tour, New York

2013                Study tour, China

2013                Trinity Art Prize featured Artist, Wodonga

2013                Finalist Tattersall’s Landscape Art Prize, Brisbane

2013                Painting research and development trip, Morocco

2012                Finalist R & M McGivern Award, Maroondah

2011                Awarded Langridge Painting Prize, Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne

2011                Study tour, Hong Kong

2010                Awarded Shelmerdine Acquisitive Art Award, Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne

2010                Awarded Alliance Francoise Award, Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne

2010                Awarded Pigment Gallery Award, Victorian College of the Arts

2010                Awarded People’s Choice Award - Hume Building Society, Albury Wodonga

2010                Finalist Hume Building Society Acquisitive Art Award

2010                Study tour, Japan       

2009                Finalist - $35,000 NSW Country Energy Art Prize for Landscape Award, Lismore Regional Gallery, Travelled Regional NSW

2009                Finalist Hume Building Society Acquisitive Art Award, Albury Wodonga

2009                Study tour, Central Australia painting retreat

2008                Finalist – JazzART Award, Wangaratta Regional Art Gallery

2007                Study tour, Europe

 

CATALOGUES, REVIEWS & PUBLICATIONS

2020               Wandering Through the Landscape, essay Emma Kate Wilson, Artist Profile Magazine, Issue 51

2019               Red Sky at Night, essay by Elli Walsh

 

2019               The Light Beneath the Layers, Jo Davenport’s Abstract Art, North East Living Magazine, Spring 2019 issue

 

2019               Art Imitates Love of Land, Cover Story, The Border Mail Weekender 17 August, 2019

 

2018               Jo Davenport Monograph 2011-2018

 

2018               The Nature of Landscape review by Marguerite Brown

 

2017               Home Design Magazine, Artist Feature ‘Artscape’ Vol 20 No. 5 p.145

2016               Art Guide Magazine, To the River, Tracey Clement, Sep/Oct 2016, Issue 103, p.70-74

                       artguide.com.au/to-the-river

2015               Belle Australia, October 2015, p. 146

                       Australian Residential Architecture and Design House, Issue 102

                       Look, Art Gallery Society of NSW, September, 2015

                       Art Almanac Australia, September, 2015

                       Surface Tension, Arthouse Gallery Catalogue Essay, 7 Sept - 3 Oct, 2015

                       Art Collector, Issue 73, July - September, 2015

                       A Natural Response, Flinders Lane Gallery Catalogue Essay, Louise Martin-Chew, 14 July - 1 August, 2015

2014              The Tailored Interior, Natale, Greg, Hardie Grant Books, P. 37, 119, 203

                       The Art Cabriolet Loaded Brush, Catalogue, 20 Nov 2014

                       Look Magazine, Art Gallery Society of NSW, September, 2014 p. 3

                       Artist Jo Davenport, DAILYIMPRINT, Natalie Walton, 19th September

                       www.dailyimprint.net/2014/09/artist-jo-davenport.htm

                       An Intimate Landscape, Catalogue Essay, Gibson, Prue, 10 September, 2014

                       Transient Marks.Jo Davenport, The Artsy Forager, Frenz, Lesley, 10 Sep.

                       artsyforager.com/2014/09/10/jo-davenport/

                       Country Masterpiece, Country Home Ideas Magazine, Scott, Kate,Vol.14 No.4 Aug

                       Art Collector Magazine on line, 4 April 2014

                       The Big Picture, Country Style Magazine, Immoff, Virginia, March

                       Painting Song of Joy, The Boarder Mail, 26 March, 2014

                       Time Recalled, Catalogue essay, Luxford, Phe, 18 Feb-8March 2014

                       Jo Davenport:Time Recalled, The Melbourne Review, Luxford, Phe, February 2014

                       http://www.melbournereview.com.au/arts/article/jo-davenport-time-recalled

                       Now Showing:Time Recalled Jo Davenport, Indie Art & Design, Price, Carolyn, 20 Feb, 

                       Art Collector Magazine, Jan-Mar 2014 Issue 67

2013             Artist puts School in the Picture, The Border Mail, Thomas, Di, 24 August

                      Sculpture and the Enemies, Issue 2, Harrington, Katherine

                      Remembered, Arthouse Gallery Catalogue Essay, 8-25 Aug 2013

                      arthousegallery.file.wordpress.com/2013/07/jd13_catalogue.pdf

                      Landscape Great Inspiration, The Border Mail Pulse Magazine, Wallace, Sue, 3 August 2013. P. 63

                      A Kaleidoscope of Colour, The Border Mail Pulse Magazine, Wallace, Sue 16 Feb 2013

                      Australian Residential Architecture and Design House, Issue 90, 2013

                      Auction Abstraction, Mangan, Di, 9 Feb-24 March, 2013

                      www.flg.com.au/Exhibitions/Exhibitions%202013/FLG_theartist_davenport_ActionAbstraction.html

2012             The Emphemera of a Remembered Landscape, Catologue Essay, Skerlj, Laura

                      Why Nature is my Muse, Border Mail Pulse Magazine, Wallace, Sue, 22 Aug

                      The Best of Art, The Age, 28 Aug. 2012

                      Remembered Landscape, Art Collector Australia, Issue 62, 2012

                      Space, The Melbourne Review, Luxford, Phe,  Aug, 2012

                      www.melbournereview.com.au 

2011             VCA Master of Visual Arts Seminar Program 2011

                      http://www.vca.unimelb.edu.au/mva/seminarprogram

                      Ad Infinitum: again and Again, in the Same Way; forever, Skerlj, Laura

                      http://lauraskerlj.com/uploads/documents/Laura_Skerlj_DAVENPORT_WRITING.pdf

 

COLLECTIONS

                      Artbank Australia                 

                      University of Melbourne

                      Star Casino Sydney

                      Leeuwin Estate Art Collection

                      Lois Going Collection New Zealand

                      Norman Foster Club House Tai Po, Hong Kong

                      Bathurst Regional Art Gallery, Permanent Collection

                      Wangaratta Regional Art Gallery Permanent Collection

                      Mercy Hospital Albury

                      Hill Top, Albury Wodonga Hospital

                      ArtStream Investment Group

                      Private collections in Australia, UK,  Canada, Japan, New York

REPRESENTED BY

 

                     Flinders Lane Gallery, 137 Flinders Lane, Melbourne VIC 3000

                    +61 3 9654 3332

                    info@flg.com.au

                    www.flg.com.au

 

                    Arthouse Gallery, 66 McLachlan Ave, Rushcutters Bay 2011

                    +61 2 9332 1019

                    contact@arthousegallery.com.au 

                    www.arthousegallery.com.au

STUDIO

 

                    Jo Davenport

                    jodavenport@bigpond.com

                    www.jodavenport.com.au

 © 2020 Jo Davenport

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