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EDUCATION

1994 Master of Fine Arts Queensland University of Technology
1984 Post Graduate Diploma Fine Arts Sydney College of the Arts, University of Sydney
1982 Bachelor Visual Arts Sydney College of the Arts, University of Sydney
1980-4 National Art School, East Sydney
1980-4 Tom Bass Sculpture School, Sydney

PROFESSIONAL APPOINTMENTS

2002 Lecturer, Griffith University, Brisbane
1992-4, 1997 Lecturer, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane
1985, 1987-9 Tutor, Charles Sturt University, Bathurst
1981-4, 1989 Lecturer, Sydney College of the Arts

SOLO AND GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2013/14 Fellow Humans, The Museum of Brisbane
2013 The imperceptible something, Caboolture Regional Gallery
2011 Spent Time, Michael Reid, Sydney
2010 Something Like This, Jan Manton Art, Brisbane
2008 Frank, Jan Manton Art, Brisbane
2006 Wild Blue Yonder, Jan Manton Art Brisbane
2006 Doubletake, Museum of Brisbane
2006 Animals in Allegory, QUT Art Museum
2005 A Silent Walk, QUT Art Museum
2004 Light Reading, Gallery 482, Brisbane
2004 Temperature A Survey of Queensland Sculptors. Museum of Brisbane
2003 Leave your gloves at the door, Gallery 482, Brisbane
2002 Woollahra Sculpture Prize, Sydney
2002 The colour and the shape, Thornquest Gallery, Gold Coast
2001 Gold Coast Jupiters Art Prize, Gold Coast
2001 Whatmore new Sculptures, Gallery 482, Brisbane
2001 Real World Art, QUT Cultural Precinct Art Museum, Brisbane
2001 Thursday Plantation East Coast Sculpture Show, Ballina
2001 Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Exhibition, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
2000 Gravitas, Gallery 482, Brisbane
1998 Celebrating Conversation 1988 – 1998, Bathurst Regional Art Gallery, Bathurst
1998 This Thing, Gallery 482, Brisbane
1998 Gold Coast Jupiters Art Prize, Gold Coast
1997 Still Moving, Eva Breuer Art Dealer, Woollahra
1996 Queensland Designer Makers, Metro Arts, Brisbane
1995 Living with the master, Palace Gallery, Brisbane
1994 Everything must go, Loading Bay, Museum of Modern Art, Brisbane
1993 Happenstance, Royal Institute of Architects, Brisbane
1992 Sculpture, Bathurst Regional Art Gallery, Bathurst
1991 The Bathurst 4, Bathurst Regional Gallery, Bathurst
1990 Sculpture, Charles Sturt University, Bathurst
1989 Under the Greenhouse, Tin Sheds Gallery, Sydney University, Sydney
1985 Sculpture, Charles Sturt University, Bathurst
1984 Graduate Diploma of Visual Arts Exhibition of 1983, Sydney College of the Arts, Sydney
1984 Sculpture, The Performance Space, Sydney

AWARDS / PRIZES

2014 Winston Churchill Memorial Fellow
2008 Finalist, Wynne Prize, Landscape & Sculpture, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
2002 Australia Council New Work Grant
2002 Finalist, Woollahra Sculpture Prize, Sydney
2001 Winner, Gold Coast Jupiters Art Prize, Gold Coast
2001 Jury Prize for Artistic Excellence, Thursday Plantation East Coast Sculpture Show, Ballina
2001 Finalist, Wynne Prize, Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Exhibition, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
1998 Finalist, Gold Coast Jupiters Art Prize, Gold Coast

PUBLIC COMMISSIONS

2003 Leaning Toward Heaven, Ruthven Street, Toowoomba City Council
2000 Darra Surban Centre Improvement Project, Brisbane City Council
2000 Bald Hills Suburban Centre Improvement Project, Brisbane City Council
1999 Relief sculpture, Sebel Hotel, Brisbane
1997 Relief sculpture, Mariner Reach, Newstead
1997 Features furniture, Beaches Apartment, Gold Coast
1988 Conversation, Bathurst

COLLECTIONS

Gold Coast City Art Gallery
Queensland University of Technology Cultural Precinct Art Museum
Sydney Children’s Hospital, Westmead
Bathurst Regional Art Gallery, Bathurst
Quintrex Australia, Gold Coast
Private collections Brisbane, Sydney, Bathurst, Hong Kong, Los Angeles

PUBLICATIONS

Morrell, Tim, Preview, Australian Art Collector, Issue 44, April-June 2008, pg. 263
Exhibition listing, The Australian Financial Review, Thursday 1st May 2008
Feeney, Kate, Artist Gives a Frank, Brisbane Times Online, 21st May 2008 (http://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/news/queensland/artist-gives-a-frank-appraisal/2008/05/21/1211182856926.html)
Fraser, Margie, Something Old, something new, Indesign Magazine, Issue 26, August 2006, pp. 194-198
Brown, Phil, Imprisoned in these city walls, The Courier Mail, 17 October 2006, pg. 55
Kolenberg, Hendrik, Seeking the Human, exhibition catalogue, Jan Manton Art, 2006
Michele Helmrich, Gone Troppo, Australian Art Review, July 2004
Brown, Phil, ‘Homegrown’, Brisbane News, 14 June 2000
Maccheroni Collins, Kate, ‘Hart is a dab hand when it comes to artwork’, The Courier Mail, 4 July 1998
Durham, Alison, ‘Man made’, Australian Country Looks, August 1996, 86 – 87
Hedger, Michael, Public Sculpture in Australia, Craftsman House, Sydney, 1995
Donnelly, Fiona, ‘Style revolution’, The Courier Mail, 16 December 1995
Griffiths, Bruce, ‘Lasting gifts for future’, Western Advocate, 21 November 1988
Maloon, Terence, ‘Pure prodigy – no preservatives added’, Sydney Morning Herald, 3 December 1983