Nic  Plowman

Nic Plowman

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Curriculum vitae

Born Brisbane, Australia, 1978.

 

Solo Exhibitions

2014 Kings, Popes and Other Fools Anthea Polson Art, Gold Coast (March)
2013 Nudes and Portraits The Art Vault, Mildura 
2011 Formula For Resurrection Anthea Polson Art, Gold Coast  
2011 Blood Is Thicker Than Water The Art Vault, Mildura
2010 The Darkness And The Beauty Anthea Polson Art, Gold Coast 
2008  Magic Sex Death Jugglers Art Space Inc., Brisbane
2005 2001-2005 Selected Paintings  Bulimba Art Gallery, Brisbane.
2004 Recent Paintings Soapbox Gallery, Brisbane
2002 Paintings and Drawings Antiquarian Galley, Brisbane
2000 Body-line Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery, Toowoomba
   

Selected Group Exhibitions

2014 Brisbane Life Drawing Show Jugglers Art Space, Brisbane
  5th Anniversary Exhibition The Vault, Mildura
   Benalla Nude 2014, Benalla Art Gallery
2013 The Colour Red Christmas Exhibition, Anthea Polson Art
  Perennials: USQ Alumni Toowoomba Regional Gallery, Towoomba 
2012 The Artist Revealed Christmas Self Portrait Exhibition, Anthea Polson Art
  Director's Choice Art Vault, Mildura
  In The Mirror Brenda May Gallery, Sydney 
2011  8 Days Before Christmas Christnas Exhibition, Anthea Polson Art
2010 

Christmas Portrait Exhibition, Anthea Polson Art

  Two Needles One Yarn (with Sue-ching Lascelles) Jugglers Art Space, Brisbane 
  Seat of The Soul The Centre for Arts, Beaudesert
  Lethbridge 10 000 Award, Lethbridge Gallery, Brisbane
  First Anniversary Exhibition Anthea Polson Art, Gold Coast
  New Works of Erotica Flipbook Gallery, Brisbane
  Artists In Residence 10 Jugglers Art Space Inc. Brisbane 
2009  Day of the Dead Retrospect Galleries, Byron Bay
  X 2009 Showcase Jugglers Art Space, Brisbane
  40 x 40 Special First Christmas Show Anthea Polson Art, Gold Coast 
 

Hungry Like A Wolf 19 Karen Contemporary Artspace

  Semi Permanent 09 19 Karen/ Nine Lives Galleries
  Works On Paper Kiln Gallery, Brisbane.
  Project 48, Jugglers Art Space Inc.
  Dirty Show X, The National Grid Gallery, Sydney.
2008 X 2008, Jugglers Art Space, Brisbane.
  Brisbane Artist Run Initiatives Festival Jugglers Art Space.
  Tales from the Cold Ghost II 19 Karen, Gold Coast.
  Small Works 08 Brunswick Street Gallery, Melbourne.
  Artery Street and Garden, West End.
  Semi Permanent 08 Exhibition Brisbane.
  Artists in Residence 08 Jugglers Art Space.
2007 X 2007 Showcase, Jugglers Art Space.
  Cabinet of Curiosities Oriel Gallery, Ascot.
  12 x 12 The Art of Being Jugglers Art Space
  Naked Flipbook Media, West End.
2006 X 2006 Showcase, Jugglers art space.
  Brett Whiteley Travelling Art Scholarship Exhibition, Sydney 
  Works in Progress E'merj Contemporary, Fortitude Valley.
2005 Uncommon Ground Soapbox Gallery.
2004 Genesis V Bond University Art Gallery, Gold Coast.
  Recent Works Soapbox Gallery
2003 Plowman & Eyles: Paintings (with Sam Eyles) Soapbox Gallery, Brisbane
2002 Brett Whiteley Travelling Art Scholarship Exhibition, Sydney 
  Genesis III: Emerging Brisbane Painters, Bond University Gallery.
  Art vs Life Soapbox Gallery.
2001 3: Eyles, Byrne & Plowman Empire Theatre, Toowoomba.
  Continuum U.S.Q. Performance Centre, Toowoomba.
   

Awards

2015  Finalist, Hurford Hardwood Portrait Prize, Lismore Regional Gallery, NSW
2012 Finalist Doug Moran Portrait Prize, Moran House, Sydney 
2011 Finalist Stan and Maureen Duke Prize, Gold Coast City Art Gallery, Qld
  Finalist Agendo Art Prize, St Heliers St Gallery, Abbotsford 
  Finalist Sunshine Coast Art Prize, Caloundra Regional Gallery, Qld 
  Finalist Lethbridge 10,000, Lethbridge Gallery Brisbane
  Finalist Power of Self, Artist Wanted Collaborative, New York
2010 Finalist Redland Art Awards, Redland Art Gallery, Qld
  Finalist Sunshine Coast Art Prize, Caloundra Regional Gallery, Qld
  Finalist Lethbridge 10 000 Small Scale Art Award 
  Finalist BSG Works On Paper Prize 
2009  Finalist London Calling, Scream London Gallery, London 
  Finalist Sunshine Coast Art Prize, Caloundra regional Gallery, Caloundra 
2008 Merit Award Small Works '08, Brunswick St Gallery
2006 Finalist Brett Whiteley Travelling Art Scholarship.
2003 Winner Mel & Charlie Illustration Competition, Triple J Radio.
2002 Finalist Brett Whiteley Travelling Art Scholarship.
2000 Selected Work of Distinction Lloyd Rees Memorial Youth Art Award.
1999 Parvis Nikdin Award University of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba
   

Professional Experience

2013 Speaker Art Forum, Deakin University Mildura
2012 Tutor Creative Generations Workshops, QCA Brisbane
  Tutor Painting and Drawing Workshops, Capella State High School 
  Guest Artist Morayfield State High Art Camp, Morayfield 
2011 Tutor Painting and Drawing Workshops, Clermont State High School
  Program Facillitator Flying Arts, Creative Generation, Queensland College of Art
  Interactive Web Workshop Flying Arts Online Acrylic Workshop
2010  Judge Marie Ellis OAM Drawing Prize, Jugglers Art Space, Brisbane 
  Guest Artist Morayfield State High Art Camp, Morayfield 
2009  Artist Talk Day Of The Dead Exhibition and Discussion, Byron Bay 
2009 Workshop Facilitator, Art Enrichment Day, Emmanuel College, Carrara
2009 Artist Project 48, The Judith Wright Centre of Contemporary Arts, Brisbane.
2008 Artist Talk, Gold Coast Contemporary Art Crawl, 19 Karen,
2008 Workshop Facilitator Immersion Day, Energies Exhibition. G.C.A.C.
2008 Program Facillitator St. Laurences College.
2008 Workshop Facilitator Drawing, Brisbane Artists Run Initiatives Festival
2008 Speaker Pecha Kucha Vol. 03, Brisbane Powerhouse.
2007 Community Arts Development Consultant Jugglers Art Space Inc. Brisbane
2007 Curator Red/Blue Galleries, Jugglers Art Space Inc. Brisbane
2006 Community Arts Development Consultant Jugglers Art Space Inc. Brisbane 
2006  Curator Red/Blue Galleries, Jugglers Art Space Inc. Brisbane 
2006 Project Facilitator Y.O.S. Self Portrait Project Salvation Army, Brisbane
2005 Project Facilitator Y.O.S. Graffiti Mural Project Salvation Army, Brisbane
2004 Tutor Children's School Holiday Workshop, Toowoomba Art Society.
2003 Tutor Children's School Holiday Workshop, Toowoomba Art Society.
2003 Artist in Residence Kelvin Grove State College, Brisbane.
2002  Artist in Residence Kelvin Grove State College, Brisbane. 
2002 Guest Tutor 'Play on Play', Children's Exhibition, Toowoomba.
2002 Artist Talk Visual Arts, Concept and Development SQUIT, Toowoomba
2001 Studio Assistant in Painting and Drawing University of Southern Queensland
2001 Artist Talk Visual Arts, Concept and Development SQUIT, Toowoomba
2001 Speaker 'Stains II', Peta Byrne, Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery
2000 Judge Student Guild Fine Art Prize and Exhibition, University of Southern Queensland
   

Residencies

2013 The Art Vault, Mildura, VIC
2011 The Art Vault, Mildura, VIC 
  Jugglers Art Space Inc, Brisbane QLD
   

Collections

University of Southern Queensland, Jugglers Art Space Inc.  The Art Vault
Private Collections; Australia, England, Canada, USA and Mexico
   

Media/ Publications

2011 Afart (Variety), Issue 33, p 86-91 Denmark
2011 Sunrasia Daily, Feruary 22, p 7 
2010 Artworld with Marina Saint Martin, Weekend Magazine, Gold Coast Bulletin March 20
2010 Ninety Two magazine, Issue 3, p 58-60 
2009     In Retrospect 10, Retrospect Gallery Publication, p 105-108
2008  Empty Magazine The Aussie Issue, #13, p 20-23. 
2008 Varsity Magazine September Issue, p 6-11.
2007 Channel Seven Emerging Artists of Fortitude Valley, Great South East.

Education

2007 Graduate Dipl oma in Education Queensland University Of Technology 
2006 Certificate IV in Small Business Management Sarina Russo, Brisbane
2002     Certificate IV in Assessment and Workplace Training Ithica TAFE Brisbane
2008  Bachelor of Visual Arts University of Southern Queensland

Nic Plowman

Curriculum vitae

Born Brisbane, Australia, 1978.

 

Solo Exhibitions

2014 Kings, Popes and Other Fools Anthea Polson Art, Gold Coast (March)
2013 Nudes and Portraits The Art Vault, Mildura 
2011 Formula For Resurrection Anthea Polson Art, Gold Coast  
2011 Blood Is Thicker Than Water The Art Vault, Mildura
2010 The Darkness And The Beauty Anthea Polson Art, Gold Coast 
2008  Magic Sex Death Jugglers Art Space Inc., Brisbane
2005 2001-2005 Selected Paintings  Bulimba Art Gallery, Brisbane.
2004 Recent Paintings Soapbox Gallery, Brisbane
2002 Paintings and Drawings Antiquarian Galley, Brisbane
2000 Body-line Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery, Toowoomba
   

Selected Group Exhibitions

2014 Brisbane Life Drawing Show Jugglers Art Space, Brisbane
  5th Anniversary Exhibition The Vault, Mildura
   Benalla Nude 2014, Benalla Art Gallery
2013 The Colour Red Christmas Exhibition, Anthea Polson Art
  Perennials: USQ Alumni Toowoomba Regional Gallery, Towoomba 
2012 The Artist Revealed Christmas Self Portrait Exhibition, Anthea Polson Art
  Director's Choice Art Vault, Mildura
  In The Mirror Brenda May Gallery, Sydney 
2011  8 Days Before Christmas Christnas Exhibition, Anthea Polson Art
2010 

Christmas Portrait Exhibition, Anthea Polson Art

  Two Needles One Yarn (with Sue-ching Lascelles) Jugglers Art Space, Brisbane 
  Seat of The Soul The Centre for Arts, Beaudesert
  Lethbridge 10 000 Award, Lethbridge Gallery, Brisbane
  First Anniversary Exhibition Anthea Polson Art, Gold Coast
  New Works of Erotica Flipbook Gallery, Brisbane
  Artists In Residence 10 Jugglers Art Space Inc. Brisbane 
2009  Day of the Dead Retrospect Galleries, Byron Bay
  X 2009 Showcase Jugglers Art Space, Brisbane
  40 x 40 Special First Christmas Show Anthea Polson Art, Gold Coast 
 

Hungry Like A Wolf 19 Karen Contemporary Artspace

  Semi Permanent 09 19 Karen/ Nine Lives Galleries
  Works On Paper Kiln Gallery, Brisbane.
  Project 48, Jugglers Art Space Inc.
  Dirty Show X, The National Grid Gallery, Sydney.
2008 X 2008, Jugglers Art Space, Brisbane.
  Brisbane Artist Run Initiatives Festival Jugglers Art Space.
  Tales from the Cold Ghost II 19 Karen, Gold Coast.
  Small Works 08 Brunswick Street Gallery, Melbourne.
  Artery Street and Garden, West End.
  Semi Permanent 08 Exhibition Brisbane.
  Artists in Residence 08 Jugglers Art Space.
2007 X 2007 Showcase, Jugglers Art Space.
  Cabinet of Curiosities Oriel Gallery, Ascot.
  12 x 12 The Art of Being Jugglers Art Space
  Naked Flipbook Media, West End.
2006 X 2006 Showcase, Jugglers art space.
  Brett Whiteley Travelling Art Scholarship Exhibition, Sydney 
  Works in Progress E'merj Contemporary, Fortitude Valley.
2005 Uncommon Ground Soapbox Gallery.
2004 Genesis V Bond University Art Gallery, Gold Coast.
  Recent Works Soapbox Gallery
2003 Plowman & Eyles: Paintings (with Sam Eyles) Soapbox Gallery, Brisbane
2002 Brett Whiteley Travelling Art Scholarship Exhibition, Sydney 
  Genesis III: Emerging Brisbane Painters, Bond University Gallery.
  Art vs Life Soapbox Gallery.
2001 3: Eyles, Byrne & Plowman Empire Theatre, Toowoomba.
  Continuum U.S.Q. Performance Centre, Toowoomba.
   

Awards

2015  Finalist, Hurford Hardwood Portrait Prize, Lismore Regional Gallery, NSW
2012 Finalist Doug Moran Portrait Prize, Moran House, Sydney 
2011 Finalist Stan and Maureen Duke Prize, Gold Coast City Art Gallery, Qld
  Finalist Agendo Art Prize, St Heliers St Gallery, Abbotsford 
  Finalist Sunshine Coast Art Prize, Caloundra Regional Gallery, Qld 
  Finalist Lethbridge 10,000, Lethbridge Gallery Brisbane
  Finalist Power of Self, Artist Wanted Collaborative, New York
2010 Finalist Redland Art Awards, Redland Art Gallery, Qld
  Finalist Sunshine Coast Art Prize, Caloundra Regional Gallery, Qld
  Finalist Lethbridge 10 000 Small Scale Art Award 
  Finalist BSG Works On Paper Prize 
2009  Finalist London Calling, Scream London Gallery, London 
  Finalist Sunshine Coast Art Prize, Caloundra regional Gallery, Caloundra 
2008 Merit Award Small Works '08, Brunswick St Gallery
2006 Finalist Brett Whiteley Travelling Art Scholarship.
2003 Winner Mel & Charlie Illustration Competition, Triple J Radio.
2002 Finalist Brett Whiteley Travelling Art Scholarship.
2000 Selected Work of Distinction Lloyd Rees Memorial Youth Art Award.
1999 Parvis Nikdin Award University of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba
   

Professional Experience

2013 Speaker Art Forum, Deakin University Mildura
2012 Tutor Creative Generations Workshops, QCA Brisbane
  Tutor Painting and Drawing Workshops, Capella State High School 
  Guest Artist Morayfield State High Art Camp, Morayfield 
2011 Tutor Painting and Drawing Workshops, Clermont State High School
  Program Facillitator Flying Arts, Creative Generation, Queensland College of Art
  Interactive Web Workshop Flying Arts Online Acrylic Workshop
2010  Judge Marie Ellis OAM Drawing Prize, Jugglers Art Space, Brisbane 
  Guest Artist Morayfield State High Art Camp, Morayfield 
2009  Artist Talk Day Of The Dead Exhibition and Discussion, Byron Bay 
2009 Workshop Facilitator, Art Enrichment Day, Emmanuel College, Carrara
2009 Artist Project 48, The Judith Wright Centre of Contemporary Arts, Brisbane.
2008 Artist Talk, Gold Coast Contemporary Art Crawl, 19 Karen,
2008 Workshop Facilitator Immersion Day, Energies Exhibition. G.C.A.C.
2008 Program Facillitator St. Laurences College.
2008 Workshop Facilitator Drawing, Brisbane Artists Run Initiatives Festival
2008 Speaker Pecha Kucha Vol. 03, Brisbane Powerhouse.
2007 Community Arts Development Consultant Jugglers Art Space Inc. Brisbane
2007 Curator Red/Blue Galleries, Jugglers Art Space Inc. Brisbane
2006 Community Arts Development Consultant Jugglers Art Space Inc. Brisbane 
2006  Curator Red/Blue Galleries, Jugglers Art Space Inc. Brisbane 
2006 Project Facilitator Y.O.S. Self Portrait Project Salvation Army, Brisbane
2005 Project Facilitator Y.O.S. Graffiti Mural Project Salvation Army, Brisbane
2004 Tutor Children's School Holiday Workshop, Toowoomba Art Society.
2003 Tutor Children's School Holiday Workshop, Toowoomba Art Society.
2003 Artist in Residence Kelvin Grove State College, Brisbane.
2002  Artist in Residence Kelvin Grove State College, Brisbane. 
2002 Guest Tutor 'Play on Play', Children's Exhibition, Toowoomba.
2002 Artist Talk Visual Arts, Concept and Development SQUIT, Toowoomba
2001 Studio Assistant in Painting and Drawing University of Southern Queensland
2001 Artist Talk Visual Arts, Concept and Development SQUIT, Toowoomba
2001 Speaker 'Stains II', Peta Byrne, Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery
2000 Judge Student Guild Fine Art Prize and Exhibition, University of Southern Queensland
   

Residencies

2013 The Art Vault, Mildura, VIC
2011 The Art Vault, Mildura, VIC 
  Jugglers Art Space Inc, Brisbane QLD
   

Collections

University of Southern Queensland, Jugglers Art Space Inc.  The Art Vault
Private Collections; Australia, England, Canada, USA and Mexico
   

Media/ Publications

2011 Afart (Variety), Issue 33, p 86-91 Denmark
2011 Sunrasia Daily, Feruary 22, p 7 
2010 Artworld with Marina Saint Martin, Weekend Magazine, Gold Coast Bulletin March 20
2010 Ninety Two magazine, Issue 3, p 58-60 
2009     In Retrospect 10, Retrospect Gallery Publication, p 105-108
2008  Empty Magazine The Aussie Issue, #13, p 20-23. 
2008 Varsity Magazine September Issue, p 6-11.
2007 Channel Seven Emerging Artists of Fortitude Valley, Great South East.

Education

2007 Graduate Dipl oma in Education Queensland University Of Technology 
2006 Certificate IV in Small Business Management Sarina Russo, Brisbane
2002     Certificate IV in Assessment and Workplace Training Ithica TAFE Brisbane
2008  Bachelor of Visual Arts University of Southern Queensland