2002 Master Fine Arts – Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne
1997 Honours Year. Sydney College of the Arts, Roselle. Sydney.
1988/92 Bachelor of Arts. City Art Institute. COFA. UNSW, Sydney.
1985-88 Art Certificate. National Art School, East Sydney
2017 ‘On the wallaby’ Stephen McLaughlin Gallery, CBD Melbourne.
2016 ‘Mucho tranquila’ Sheffer Gallery, Darlington, Sydney
2014 ‘Infinite storm’ Shelf-life, Taradale, Victoria
2014 ‘Bugger’ Goat gallery, Natimuk, Victoria.
2013 ‘Mountain Lake Biological Station’ curated show. Virginia, USA
2012 The Biography of things; Annabel Wallace Gallery, Murringo NSW
2011 ‘More unfinished maps’ Balfour Hotel, New Farm, c/- Jan Manton Art ‘
Unfinished maps’ ATG. Albert St, Richmond, Melbourne
2010 ‘Bugger’ Wagga Wagga Regional Art Gallery. NSW
2009 ‘The weight of history’ ATG. Albert St, Richmond, Melbourne.
2008 ‘Borrowed plums’ Palmer Street Gallery, Darlinghurst. Sydney ‘Quarry’ Annabel Wallace Gallery, Murringo NSW
2007 ‘Dogma’ Upstairs Flinders Gallery. Melbourne ‘The drover’s wife’
Horsham Regional Gallery, Horsham VIC
‘Bugger all’ ATG Albert St, Richmond, Melbourne
‘Glory box’ Kenthurst Galleries. Kenthurst, Sydney
2006 ‘Outsiders’ Blank space. Surry Hills, Sydney
‘New works’ Essoign Club. Owen Dixon Chambers, Vic.
2005 ‘Going Home’ Annabel Wallace Gallery, Young, Regional NSW
‘Makin do ii’ Mildura Regional Gallery, Victoria.
2004 ‘Legacy’ Horti Hall, Victoria St, Melbourne
2004 ‘Makin do’ VCA Gallery, South bank, Melbourne
2003 ‘Ducks on the pond’ Level 11, 522 Flinders Lane, Melbourne
‘The real McLeod’ Depot Gallery, Danks Street, Sydney.
2002 ‘Boundary riding’ Fortyfivedownstairs, Flinders Lane. Melbourne ‘The nature of the beast’ Mass Gallery, North Fitzroy, Melbourne
2001 ‘Departures’ Mary Place Gallery, Paddington. Sydney
1999 'The compost of History’ Gallery 19, Haymarket, Sydney.
1997 ‘The itch of desire’ Glare, Installation Artspace,Sydney.
1995 'Atelier Porte Ouverte' Cite International des Arts, Paris.
1994 ‘Luggage’ Orange Regional Gallery NSW,
1988-94 Annual solo exhibitions - painting & mixed media. Access Gallery, Sydney.
2017 ‘True Estate’ Curated by Elvis Richardson, Alderman, Brunswick East
Calleen Art Award – finalist. Cowra Reg. Gallery NSW
2014 ‘Line’ Group show – Wyndham Cultural Centre, Werribee, VIC
2013 ‘Mountain Lake Biological Station’ Art curated residency, Virginia, USA
2013 ‘Co-Variance’, co coordinator of group Counihan Gallery, Moreland VIC.
Art Residency - Mountain Lake Biology Station, Virginia USA
After the Dreaming' Private Commission. Taradale, Vic.
Calleen Award finalist.
2012 ‘Somewhere else’ 44 Johnston St, Wagga Wagga.
Calleen Award, Cowra Regional Gallery, NSW.
2011 ‘The rest is silence’ Death Be Kind Gallery, Melbourne ‘Pursuit’ Art Fair. Melbourne ‘Transition art’ Aptos Cruz Gallery, Adelaide Prometheus Art Award - finalist. QLD.
2010 Memorial – Death Be Kind Gallery, Melbourne Mount Eyre Art Award - finalist Calleen Art Award – Cowra regional gallery Paddington Art Award finalist - Sydney
2009 ‘Directors cut’ Blake Prize online exhibition Paddington Art prize finalist. Sydney Sunshine Coast Art Prize – finalist. Caloundra Regional Gallery QLD Prometheus Art Award - finalist. QLD. Calleen Art Award – finalist. Cowra Reg. Gallery
2008 Prometheus Art Award- finalist. QLD. John Leslie Art Award – finalist Gippsland Regional Gallery Gold Coast Art Prize – finalist Calleen Art Award – finalist. Cowra Reg. Gallery
2006 ‘Waste Not’ Upstairs Flinders, Flinders Lane, Melbourne Prometheus Award – Finalist Selection QLD ‘Explorations 6’ Flinders Lane Gallery. Melbourne Calleen Art Award – finalist. Cowra Reg. Gallery ‘All in one go’ - Riverina Artists. Wagga Regional Gallery 2005 Prometheus Award – Selection QLD
2004 ‘Something to write home about’ MGF Funding-Touring 5 NSW Regional Galleries: Sir Herman Black, Cowra Regional Gallery, Tweed River & Blacktown Reg. Gallery
2003/6 Conrad Juniper finalist and acquisition. Gold Cost City Gallery, QLD.
2003 ANZ – VCA Post graduate finalist - Collins St. Melbourne
2004 Keith & Eliz Murdoch Scholarship - VCA Gallery - Highly Commended.
2002 Post grad Selection VCA., Richmond, ANZ Final Selection.
2001 ‘Context’ George Paton Gallery, Uni of Melbourne
2000 Herringbone Gallery, Haymarket, Article’ Redfern Sydney. ‘The compost of history’ Gallery 19, Herringbone Gallery,
1999 'seven easy pieces' Kudos gallery, Paddington. Alumni Show, Kudos Gallery. 'Tile Show', Sir Herman Black. USYD.
1998 'Typically?australian' Curator- Humphrey McQueen, Brisbane City, QLD
1998 'Travelling Art Scholarship' Finalist, Artspace, Sydney AAAR's (Aust Artists against Racism) Hogarth Gallery Syd 'Typically? australian' Curator- Humphry McQueen, Brisbane City Gall, QLD
1997 Honours Graduate Show, Sydney College of the Arts, Syd 1996 'Vicious Habit' - Axle. Nelson St, Annandale, Syd. Portia Geach Memorial Award. S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney 'Bimbi Artist Camp' Internet site launch. Performance Space, Syd. Staff Show' National Art School, Sydney. 'Six from Sydney' Lismore Regional Gallery, NSW.
1995 'Untitled' Performance Space, Strawberry Hills, Syd.
1994 'Scar' Glare, Window-gallery Artspace. Woolloomooloo. 'Alure' Collaborative Installation, First Draft, Surry Hills, Syd.
1993 'Salon Des Refuses' S.H. Ervin Gallery, The Rocks. ‘New Art Eight’ Book Launch. Access Art Gallery. Redfern.
1991 GROAK 'She Devils’ Arthaus, Sydney. Alice Springs Art Foundation, N.T.
1990 Selected- Telecom Award Exhibition. COFA. Art Fair 2- Melbourne.
1989 "New York Art Expo' (Winner of Australian Images Competition'88) Jacob Javits Centre, New York City. Brooklyn Waterfront Artist Coalition' N.Y. ‘Triangle International Artists Workshop' Exhibition, N.Y. Rene Rivkin - Artmet Gallery, Woollahra.
1989 ‘Brooklyn Waterfront Artist Coalition' Jacob Javits Centre, NYC.
PUBLICATIONS / REPRODUCED / GRANTS / RESIDENCIES:
2017 ‘True Estate’ #1 Catalogue Alderman, Brunswick East, VIC
2014 ‘Line’– Wyndham Cultural Centre, Werribee, VIC
2013 ‘Co-Variance’, Catalogue - Damian Smith. Counihan Gallery, Brunswick, VIC
2013 ‘Mountain Lake Biological Station’ Art residency, Virginia, USA
2014 After the dreaming’ Installation at Taradale, Curated by Suzanne Donisthorpe
2012 SLV News 50. Acquisition, State Library of Victoria
2010 ‘Unsettled Australia the Art of Annabel Nowlan’ Dr Sally Butler. Eyeline. No 72
Imprint magazine - Vol 45. Commissioned prints 2010
2010 ‘Art and the land’ Profile by Joseph Brennan - Australian Art Review. Feb issue
Finalist- Print commission 2010 - Print Council of Australia
2007 Hillend artist Residency – Hillend NSW ‘Hillend’ – residency - Bathurst Regional Art Gallery. NSW
2006 ‘Outsiders’ Sunandra Creagh – Spectrum, SM Herald. March 11-12.
2005 ‘Going Home’ Helen Musa, The Canberra Times. 29th July
2003/4 NSW Touring Foundation Catalogue. NSW ‘Something…- Elin Howe, NSW.
2003 Acquisition Conrad Juniper Gold Cost City Gallery Award. QLD.
‘Keith & Elizabeth Murdoch S’ship. Highly commended VCA Gallery
2004 ‘The battle after the war’ Megan Backhouse, The Age, 5/6/04
2003 Australia Council Grant. VACB ‘New Work’
‘The real McLeod’ Lenny Ann Low S.M.Herald.8/11/0
‘The truth about farms’ Bonnie Malkin, SM Herald 4/11/03
Melbourne City Council Grant Program - ‘Legacy’
2002 ‘Deliverance Country’ Peter Hill. Syd Morning Herald- Metro 10/4/03
National Gallery Women’s Assoc Award. Postgraduate VCA
2001 MGF - Regional touring foundation grant, NSW.
2000 Women’s encouragement award - National Gallery of Victoria. VCA.
1999 NAVA- Marketing Grant.
1989 Winner -'New York Image of Aust.’ NY Jacob Javits Centre exhibition.
'Plenty to see’ Zoe Rosenthal, Brooklyn.Triangle Artist w’shop, NY, USA
1997 Bruce James. Sydney Morning Herald 22nd August.
1995 Cite International des Arts, AGNSW Studio Paris, France.
1994 'Images 2’ Contemporary Australian Painting, Craftsman House.
1995 'New Art Eight’ Profiles in Contemp Aust Art, Edited by Nevil
1996 NAVA grant - Internet launch ‘Bimbi Artist Camp'. Performance Space, Syd.
1994 ‘Untitled’ catalogue, Billy Crawford Performance Space.
1995 'New Art Eight’ Profiles in Contemp Aust Art, Edited by Nevill Drury.
Artworks in numerous public, corporate and private collections in Australia, UK & USA.
State Library of Victoria, Mildura Regional Gallery, Wagga Wagga Regional Gallery, Gold Coast City Art Gallery, Qantas Collection, Print Council of Australia, Canson Australia Pty Ltd, Toowoomba Reg. Gallery, Olivia Newton-John Cancer & Wellness Centre, Kardinia International College, Geelong, St Margaret’s School – Berwick Vic, Uni of Wollongong NSW, Archameleon Architects – North Melb VIC, Toowoomba - QLD, St Ursula’s College Toowoomba.