Anne Smerdon is an Australian artist documenting the symbiotic relationship between humans and animals, particularly birds and horses. She also runs the Artory art school in Kingscliff, NSW and teaches weekly art classes and watercolour workshops throughout Australia. 

ACHIEVEMENTS

  • 2015 Finalist -  Border Art Prize, Tweed River Art Gallery of NSW
  • 2014 Finalist - Border Art Prize, Tweed River Art Gallery NSW
  • 2013 Winner of Element Eden Global Artist Search, Fine Art Category
  • 2013 Winner of Emerging Artist award, Trinity Art Competition
  • 2012 Finalist - Border Art Prize, Tweed River Art Gallery NSW
  • 2010 Finalist, Border Art Prize, Regional Art Gallery, NSW
  • 2010 Finalist, St Sebastian’s Emerging Artist Award, QLD

EXHIBITIONS

2014

  • Border Art Exhibition, Tweed River Art Gallery NSW
  • Element Eden Art Exhibition, New York
  • Manyung Gallery Group Exhibition, Melbourne VIC
  • Michael Jackson Group Exhibition, 19 Karen Contemporary Artspace QLD

2013

  • ‘Art with benefits’ Charity Exhibition, Brisbane QLD
  • Trinity Art Exhibition, Gold Coast QLD
  • ‘St Thomas’ Exhibition, St Thomas Studio, Gold Coast QLD
  • ‘Cirque Du Soleil’ Exhibition, 19 Karen Contemporary Artspace, Gold Coast QLD
  • 'Wild Horses’ solo exhibition, 19 Karen Contemporary Artspace, Gold Coast QLD
  • 'Factory Diaries’ exhibition, Brisbane QLD

2012

  • 'Homage to Hollywood’ Group Show, 19 Karen Contemporary Artspace, Gold Coast
  • Border Art Prize, Regional Art Gallery of NSW
  • 'Surface’, 6YL Exhibition, Melbourne, VIC
  • Downlands College Annual Exhibition, Toowoomba, QLD
  • Trinity Art Exhibition, Gold Coast, QLD
  • St Sebastian’s Art Exhibition, Brisbane, QLD
  • 'Symbiosis’ Solo Show, 19 Karen Contemporary Artspace, Gold Coast

2011

  • Downlands College 25th Annual exhibition, Toowoomba
  • “A Portrait A Part” - Group show, Porter Contemporary, New York
  • “Homage to Frida” - Group Show, 19 Karen Contemporary Art Space, Gold Coast

2010

  • Border Art Prize, Regional Art Gallery of NSW
  • Sanctuary Cove Art Exhibition, QLD

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