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Jody Loaring  CV

Practicing Visual Artist 1991 – Present

EDUCATION QUALIFICATIONS      

1989 - 1991       Edith Cowan University – Bachelor of Visual Arts    Major areas of Study: Textiles    Minor Areas of Study: Photography

 2011 - 2011       Charles Darwin University & Edith Cowan University– Graduate Diploma of Education - Primary   

Awards &  Achievements:

2018 Winner 3rd Prize View to Asia Outdoor Sculptural Exhibition. Broome Western Australia.

Finalist. City of Busselton Art Award. Busselton. Western Australia.

Finalist FORM Hedland Art Award. Port Hedland. Western Australia.

2017 Winner Highly Commended. Kimberley Art Prize, Derby, W.A.

Finalist FORM Hedland Art Award. Port Hedland. Western Australia.

Shinju Matsuri Fringe Festival - Artists Open Trail. Broome. Western Australia

2016 Winner (joint) – Shinju Matsuri Acquisitive Art Prize – Sculpture. Broome. Western Australia.

Finalist FORM Hedland Art Award. Port Hedland. Western Australia

Inaugural Shinju Matsuri Fringe Festival - Artists Open Trail. Broome. Western Australia.

2015 Winner Mixed Media Category - (Sculptural) Kimberley Art Prize. Derby. Western Australia.

2014 Winner Mixed Media Category - (Sculptural) Shinju Matsuri Art Prize. Broome. Western Australia.

2008 Publication ‘Closest Circus – Works from the Horn Collection ‘ includes “Spirit House for a Sailing Soul’.

The publication Showcases the contemporary Western Australian Art from the Horn Collection.

‘Closest Circus – Works from the Horn Collection’ retrospective exhibition of works includes“Spirit House for a Sailing Soul’. Bunbury Regional Art Galleries.

1998 Winner Mixed Media Category- Kimberley Art Prize. - Derby, W.A.

1994 Winner Sculpture - South West Survey. Bunbury Regional Art Galleries. Bunbury Western Australia.

Selected Group Exhibitions

2018

- Winner 3rd Prize. View to Asia Outdoor Sculptural Exhibition. Broome, W.A.

- Deadly Threadly. Broome China Town Headquarters. Broome, W.A.

- KAN Art Auction Broome, W.A.

- Kimberley Art Prize, Derby, W.A.

- Kimberley Environs Art Auction. Broome W.A.

- Shinju Matsuri Art Prize. Broome. W.A.

- Finalist. City of Busselton Art Award, Busselton W.A.

- Finalist. FORM Hedland Art Award, Port Hedland W.A.

2017

- Winner Highly Commended.Kimberley Art Prize. Derby, W.A.

- Shinju Matsuri Fringe Festival - Artists Open Trail – Broome, W.A.

- Shinju Matsuri Art Prize. Broome. W.A.

- Kimberley Environs Art Auction. Broome W.A.

- Finalist. City of Busselton Art Award, Busselton W.A.

- Finalist. FORM Hedland Art Award, Port Hedland W.A.

2016

- Winner Acquisitive Art Prize (Sculpture) Shinju Matsuri. Shire of Broome Collection W.A.

- Shinju Matsuri Fringe Festival - Artists Open Trail – Broome, W.A.

- Kimberley Photographic Prize, Derby, W.A.

- Kimberley Art Prize, Derby, W.A.

- Kimberley Environs Art Auction. Broome W.A.

- Finalist FORM Hedland Art Award, Port Hedland W.A.

2015

- Winner Mixed Media Kimberley Art Prize.Derby, W.A.

- Kimberley Photographic Prize, Derby, W.A.

- Shinju Matsuri Art Prize. Broome. W.A.

2014

- Winner Mixed Media. Shinju Matsuri Art Prize. Broome. W.A.

2013

- Kimberley Art Prize, Derby, W.A.

- Shinju Matsuri Art Prize. Broome. W.A.

2012

- Kimberley Art Prize, Derby, W.A.

- Shinju Matsuri Art Prize. Broome. W.A.

2011

- Shinju Matsuri Art Prize. Broome. W.A.

2008

- Publication ‘Closest Circus – Works from the Horn Collection ‘ includes “Spirit House for a Sailing Soul’. The publication Showcases the contemporary Western Australian Art from the Horn Collection.

- ‘Closest Circus – Works from the Horn Collection’. Retrospective exhibition of works including “Spirit House for a Sailing Soul’ Bunbury Regional Art Galleries.

1998

- Winner Mixed Media. Kimberley Art Prize. Derby, W.A.

1995

- Joint Exhibition with Ben Loaring - Excentrix Gallery, Cowaramup W.A.

- West Farmers Biannual Regional Craft Award - Craft West Gallery, W.A.

1994

- Winner Sculpture -South West Survey. Bunbury Regional Art Galleries. Bunbury W.A

- Spring Festival - Vasse Felix Winery, Willyabrup, W.A.

- New Visions - Margaret River Art Galleries, W.A

1993

- Studio Contemporaries - ECU Mt Lawley Campus. W.A.

1992

- Willyabrup Spring Festival -Mosswood Winery, W.A.

1991

- Earth, Wood & Water - Margaret River Art Galleries, W.A

1990

- Work in Progress – WA Craft Council, Perth. W.A.

- Edith Emerges, Moores Building, Fremantle. W.A.

- In This Place. Sound & Lighting Installation. Nolan Studio, ECU Mt Lawley Campus. 

Works Held

  •  Shire of Broome. W.A. Public Collection                                                        The Seven Sisters

  •  Horn Collection Bunbury. W.A. Private Collection                                         Spirit House for a Sailing Soul   

  • Rene Miere. Perth W.A. Private Collection                                                      Spirit House for my Father

  •  Seaman Family. Busselton W.A. Private Collection                                        Fisherman’s Temple
                                                                                                                               Abundance

  •  Jenni Dougherty. Bunbury W.A. Private Collection                                        Spirit House a Platform for Offering

  •  Yvonne Shaw & John Dempster. Augusta W.A. Private Collection                Spirit House for my Grand Father

  •  Jon & Frankie Hall W.A. Private Collection. Broome                                      Well 48 

  • Private Collection Broome                                                                                 Shell Study 3

  • Robson Private Collection Broome.                                                                   Well 44

Newspaper Articles & Publications

READ & VIEW

2018  "Threads thrill in deadly art exhibition." Available online at                                                                                                                                                                            http://digitaledition.smedia.com.au/broome-advertiser/shared/ShowArticle.aspx?doc=WANBRA%2F2018%2F04%2F19&entity=Ar02302&sk=2F7812FD

2017  Shire of Derby West Kimberley Kimberley Art Prize Media Release. Available online at                                                                                                                             https://www.dropbox.com/s/sfgs3sejovf4pk9/Media%20release%20KIMBERLEY%20ART%20PRIZE%202017%20WINNERS.pdf?dl=0

2017   Hedland Art Awards Catalogue. Images page 10, Item number EXHAA17-37
            Available online at https://issuu.com/form-wa/docs/online_catalogue_haa
            The West Australian Online  & Broome Advertiser  July   “Best of Kimberley art on show” Robert Dougherty. Article
             Available online at https://thewest.com.au/news/regional/best-of-kimberley-art-on-show-ng-b88540851z
2016   Hedland Art Award Catalogue. Images page 5, Item number 35.
            Available online at http://www.form.net.au/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/Online-Catalogue-HAA_final_web.pdf
            Broome Advertiser – September “Happenings” – Joint Winners in Art Award. Article
            Available online at https://www.pressreader.com/australia/broome-advertiser/20160922/281771333666025

2008  “Closest Circus – Works from the Horn Collection “- This book showcases contemporary Western Australian Art from the Horn Collection.  Fremantle Press                    2008 . Image page 61. Sculpture Spirit House for a Sailing Soul

1995    Augusta Margaret River Mail October " Diverse exhibition explores inner soul and environment". Article
1994    Augusta Margaret River Mail March “Over the Fence”. Back Page article and photograph, page 28.
             Augusta Margaret River Mail July  article and photograph, page 3            

1991   Augusta Margaret River Mail March " Young Artists stage first showing". Article

1991  Craft West Summer Issue 4 – WA Style. July/August Issue.
            Feature emerging artist. Front cover image. Review and images page 3. 
   

LISTEN TO

2016   Goolari Media. Breakfast with Russell Dann.
2016   ABC Radio Kimberley. “Rope and coral washed ashore helps Broome artist to a winning sculpture” Interview with Vanessa Mills.                                             Available at https://soundcloud.com/abcwa/rope-and-coral-washed-ashore-helps-broome-artist-to-a-winning-sculpture ago
1994  ABC Radio Series “Artifacts”. Artists Profiles of the South West of Western Australia. 
 Joint interview with Ben Loaring. Host Sharon P. Jones. Bunbury Station.