CURRICULUM VITAE

KAY KANE     

DVA (Griffith) DFA & BAFA (hons) London

Education:  

2010 Doctor of Visual Arts, Fine Art, Queensland College  of Art
1981 BA (Hons) Fine Art, Central College of Art, London (awarded Special commendation, Art History)
Employment: 
2011- Lecturer Life drawing Griffith Film School
Conference Papers:  
2014 2014 The Representational Art Conference 2012,
TRAC 2014, The Californian Lutheran University, Ventura, California, USA
“Representation and the Real Thing”
2012 The Representational Art Conference 2012,
TRAC 2012, The Californian Lutheran University, Ventura, California, USA.
“The Nude, Beauty and Modernist Mysogny”
Selected Exhibitions:
Solo Exhibitions
 1981 /2  Cale Art, Chelsea, London
Group Exhibitions
2014

Palm Lakes Exhibition, Palm Lakes Resort, Bargara

2013

Shadow of a Mouse Exhibition, Petrie Terrace Gallery, brisbane
Crane Galleries, Philadelphia, USA 
Royal Queensland Art Society Annual Exhibition (Winner 2nd Prize)
Pastel Competition Petrie Terrace Gallery (Winner 1st Prize)
Country Life Exhibition
Royal Queensland Art Society Annual Art Competition (Winner 2nd Prize)
Pastel Competition, Petrie Terrace Gallery (Winner 1st Prize)
Country Life Exhibition, Petrie Terrace Gallery(Highly Commended)

2012

Harold and Agnes Richardson Drawing Prize (Winner 1st Prize)
Views and Visions Charles Hewitt Gallery Sydney
Petrie Terrace Gallery, Inaugural Exhibition

2011 15 Artists Exhibition 2011: Redcliffe City Art Gallery Invitational Exhibition
2010 Evolving Traditions, Queensland Contemporary 
Painters, Redcliffe City Art Gallery
The GAS, Griffith University Graduate Art Show
Salisbury Studios Inaugural Exhibition
Agnes & Harold Richardson Drawing Prize – (Winner 1st Prize)
Seven Stars 3, Gallery 419, Brisbane
Restoration of Venus, Doctoral Exhibition,
Whitebox Gallery, Queensland College of Art, Griffith University.
2009

Art State Competition, Brisbane (Commended)
Works on Paper Exhibition, Gallery 419

2008   Alice Bale competition, Melbourne
2006 Stanthorpe Festival Competition
2005 Arts Academy Annual Exhibition, Waterlow Place, Brisbane
2003 Alice Bale Competition, Melbourne
2000/3 The Painter’s Gallery, Mona Vale, Sydney
1990/1 Exhibition, Childers Regional Art Gallery
1987 Tavistock House, Hampstead, London D.M. Gallery, London
1986 Royal Portrait Society, Mall Galleries, London
1985

Royal Academy Summer Show, Piccadilly
John Player Portrait Award semi-finalist
National Portrait Gallery, London

1984

Royal Overseas League, West End, London
John Player Portrait Award semi-finalist
Royal Academy Summer Show, Piccadilly

1983

Royal Society of British Artists, Mall Galleries

1980

Stowells Trophy Exhibition (Royal Academy)
Leicestershire County Council Annual Exhibition
Young Masters Gallery, Brisbane
Pastel Society, Mall Galleries, London
Stroud Festival

Teaching:
1998-2011 Life Drawing Instructor Queensland College of Art, Southbank and Gold Coast Campus.
1998-2006 Instructor Arts Academy/ Painting & Drawing
Selected Portrait commissions:
2013  Professor Pat Weller, Griffith University.
2004  Hon. Kev Mahoney, Mayor of Woocoo Shire, Queensland
2004  Professor Glenice Hancock, Vice Chancellor Central Queensland University
1996  Professor Ian Shapiro, Yale University, USA (hung in Political Science   Department, Yale)
1992  Mayor Barry Bolton, Redcliffe (hung in Council chambers)
 1990  Mr Alan Templeton (hung in Yandina Ginger Factory, Qld)
Public Collections:
  Griffith University, Brisbane QLD Australia
Leicestershire County Council, England
Redcliffe Council, Qld
Yale University, USA
Central Queensland University
Private collections
  Brisbane, Qld
Maryborough, Qld
London, UK
Florence, Italy
Guilford, Connecticut, USA
New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Washington DC, USA
New York, USA
Sydney, NSW

 

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