Curriculum Vitae

Biography & Education
1968 – 69 Michaelis School of Fine Art, University of Cape Town, South Africa
1972 Bachelor of Arts (Social Anthropology), University of Cape Town, South Africa
1976 Emigrated to Australia
1976 – 92 Freelance textile design and teaching
1995 – 98 Short Courses, Master Classes NAS
2000 – 03 Bachelor of Fine Arts (Honours), National Art School, Sydney
Solo Exhibtions
2017 'Elsewhere', Australian Galleries, Melbourne
2014 'Antarctica, Noble Presage', The Art Vault, Mildura
2014 'Antarctica, noble presage', Australian Galleries, Roylston Street, Sydney
2013 'Lament, an Antarctic encounter', Australian Galleries, Roylston, Street Sydney
2012 'Swale and dune', Australian Galleries, Works on Paper, Sydney
'Desert Drawings', Pymble Ladies College, Sydney
2007 'Arid', Australian Galleries, Works on Paper, Sydney
2004 'Wendy Loefler', Lawson Hill Estate, Mudgee, NSW
1996 'The Lost Desert Ranges', Studio Show
1995 'Airborn' Studio show
Selected Group Exhibitons
2015 'Group Show', Australian Galleries, Sydney
The Kedumba Drawing Award, Orange
The Tattersalls Landscape Art Prize, Brisbane
Hazelhurst, Works on Paper Award, Sydney,
Imago Mundi International Collection,
2014 'One of Each', Australian Galleries, Melbourne
'The Democracy of Drawing', Airspace Studios, Sydney
2012 The Gold Coast Art Prize, Gold Coast City Gallery
The Dobell Drawing Prize, Art Gallery of NSW
'Shelf Life', Delmar Gallery, Ashfield
'Ground up', Damien Minton Gallery Annex, Sydney
2011 Large exhibition of small work at Australian Galleries, Sydney
Large exhibition of small work at Australian Galleries, Melbourne
Stan and Maureen Duke Gold Coast Art Award, Surfers Paradise
'Modern Ritual', Delmar Gallery, Ashfield
2010 Plein Air Painting Prize, NSW Parliament House
2008 Kedumba Drawing Award
2007 Stan and Maureen Duke Gold Coast Art Prize, Gold Coast City Art Gallery
The Dobell Drawing Prize, Art Gallery of NSW
The Kedumba Drawing Award
2006 The Dobell Drawing Prize, Art Gallery of NSW
2005 ASX Reuters Exhibition, Exchange Square Sydney
'Packsaddle', New England Regional Gallery, Armidale
'Absolute Secret', Cell block National Art School
'The Outback Art Prize', Broken Hill Regional Gallery
'Infusion", Cell block National Art School
2004 'Drawcard', Cell block, National Art School
'Spectrum', Parliament House, Sydney
'Infusion', FONAS, Cell block, National Art School
2003 ASX Reuters and FONAS, Cell Block, National Art School,
'Nineteen', Honours Graduates Show, National Art School
2002 'Outback and Beyond', Cell Block National Art School
Drawing Exhibition, Cheltenham College of Arts U.K
Selected Awards and Residencies
2014 Artist Residency, The Art Vault, Mildura, Victoria.
2009 ILIRI Residency, Fowler's Gap, NSW
2012 Artist in Residence, Pymble Ladies College, Pymble, Sydney
2005 Outback Art Prize (second prize acquisitive), Broken Hill Regional Gallery
2003 Lawson Hill Estate Painting Prize and Residency
Winner, Australian Institute of Health and Welfare Publication Cover Competition
Collections
Broken Hill Regional Gallery
Private collections in Europe, Kenya, South Africa, U.S.A, New Zealand and Australia
Representation Wendy Loefler is represented by Australian Galleries