Biography 'I am particularly interested in creatures that polarise or have difficult, complex histories involving their interactions with humans and the processes of remembering by recording traces and liminal states.'
Maree lives on a small rural property within the farming community of the Goulburn valley. She works in a variety of mediums including drawing, painting and sculptural ceramics. Her recent work involves how animal imagery can be viewed and interpreted through museum display. She has exhibited throughout Victoria and has published work in America. Her most recent work involves environmental research and processes of extinction.
Education MA Visual Art Research La Trobe University Bendigo Graduate Diploma Teaching McNeil Academy of Realist Art (Drawing & Painting)
Awards 2015 Clunes Ceramic Award- Walkers Clay Recognition Award for high quality work 2015 The Mason Family Trust Exhibition Award 2012 La Trobe University Research Scholarship
Exhibition 2015 Clunes Exhibition Award 2015 Dreaming the Undesirable, The Mason Family Trust Exhibition Award, La Trobe Art Institute 2014 Desiring the Undesirable: Preservation, Provenance & the Politics of Display Phyllis Palmer Gallery, Bendigo 2014 Cicatrix , View Street Gallery Bendigo. 2014 SubText , Phyllis Palmer Gallery, Bendigo. 2011 Truth or Illusion, Allan's Walk Artist Run Space, Bendigo.
Community Echuca/ Moama Arts Initiative - ordinary member / Foundry Arts Space sub committee
News video link: ABC Open (Central Victoria), Makers & Creators, Resurrecting Road kill for Art, produced by Jane Curtis, aired 7th Oct, 2015 ABC24. https://open.abc.net.au/explore/98233
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