Craig MacDonald: CV

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Born in New Plymouth, New Zealand 1958
Lives and works in Central Victoria

Education

1995 Master Founder, Garage Art Foundry Elphinstone, Victoria
1989 Bachelor of Fine Arts, Elam School of Fine Arts, Auckland University, New Zealand
1987 Diploma of Photography, School of Contemporary Photography, Sydney, Australia
1985-1982 Bachelor of Fine Arts, Canterbury University, Christchurch

Awards

2013 Chairmans Award Savage Club Sculpture Prize
2013 Finalist Woolhara Small sculpture Prize
2013 Finalist Yering Station Sculpture Prize
2013 Finalist – Willoughby Sculpture Prize New South Wales, Australia
2013 Finalist – Montalto Sculpture Prize, Victoria, Australia
2012 Finalist – Lorne Sculpture Biennale, Victoria, Australia
2011 First Prize – Montalto Sculpture Prize, Victoria, Australia
2009 Finalist – Castlemaine Visual Arts Biennale, Castlemaine State Festival
2008 Finalist – Contempora 3, Docklands, Melbourne
2007 Finalist – Contempora 2, Docklands, Melbourne
2006 Finalist – Toorak Sculpture Festival, Toorak, Melbourne
2005 Finalist – Toorak Sculpture Festival, Toorak, Melbourne
1994 First Prize – Telecom Art Award, Manawatu, New Zealand

Selected Solo, Group & Award Exhibitions

2013 Group Show Whitespace Gallery, Ponsonby, Auckland
2013 Rocket Kick Gallery, Collingwood, Melbourne
2011 Memento Kick Gallery, Collingwood, Melbourne
2010 Rocket Science Kick Gallery, Collingwood, Melbourne
2009 The Enlightenment Never Happened, Castlemaine Art Gallery, Castlemaine, Victoria
2009 Sermon Castlemaine Visual Arts Biennale, Castlemaine State Festival
2008 Searching For Another Amazon, Contempora 3, Docklands, Melbourne
2007 Us Contempora2, Docklands, Melbourne
2005 From the Furnace, Castlemaine Art Gallery, Castlemaine, Victoria
2003 Spacewalk, Band Hall Gallery, Kyneton, Victoria
2001 James Farrell Self portrait Award, Castlemaine Art Gallery, Castlemaine, Victoria
1998 Explosion Kyneton Arts Festival, Kyneton,Victoria
1995 Elvis in Geyserland Bath House Gallery, Rotorua, New Zealand

Major Commissions

2012 Observer Waterside Complex, Port Melbourne

Collections

  • Elgee Park, Victoria
  • Montalto Sculpture Park, Red Hill, Victoria
  • Telecom Collection, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Bath House Gallery, Rotorua, New Zealand
  • Private Collections

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