Melony Kara Smirniotis 

Education

1999  Australian Catholic University, Strathfield

Graduate Diploma in Secondary Education – Visual Arts

Graduate Certificate in Religious Education

 

1996 – 1998 University of Nepean, Kingswood Campus - Bachelor of Fine Arts

 

Exhibitions and workshops

 

Outliers group show

2019, May 30th - 12th June

The Shop Gallery, Glebe

The Balmain Watch House, Balmain

2019, June 14th - 16th

Group show - ‘Divergence’

Wine Dine and paint workshop 

2019, IlPosto North Epping - ‘Lane Cove National Park inspired’

27 students

Garden exhibition  

2018, Private residence 'In the Garden'

40 art works

 

Wine Dine and paint workshop 

2018, IlPosto North Epping titled ‘Sipping by the Sea’

25 students

 

Hornsby Art Society

2018, ‘9 x 5 exhibition’

1 work exhibited

 

Wine Dine and paint workshop

2018, IlPosto North Epping titled ‘Vino Van Gogh’

25 students

The Post office Studio Gallery

2018, Hunters Hill

Outliers group exhibition

12 works

 

GalleryOne88 Blue Mountains 

2018, Katoomba

‘Outliers group show’ with Peter Porteous, Kristine Ballard and Tony Hooke

12 works

 

Garden exhibition  

2017, Private residence

'In the Garden'

30 art works

 

Balmain Watch House 

2017, Balmain

‘Outliers group show’ with Peter Porteous, Kristine Ballard and Tony Hooke

12 works

 

GalleryOne88 Blue Mountains 

2016, Katoomba

Solo / Collaboration with Kristine Ballard titled ‘Flow’

40 works

 

Alpha Café 

2016, Epping

Charity group exhibition (32 artists)

for the Unicorn Foundation and the Candlelight foundation

titled 'Inner Child' ~ group show managed by myself

 

Garden exhibition  

2016, Private residence

'In the Garden'

40 art works

 

The Hills Art Show

2015, Oak Hill
1 work

 

Hunters Hill Art Gallery  

2015, Solo exhibition titled ‘Ebb and Flow; Descend to Ascend’

42 works

 

 The Hills Art Show 

2014, Oak Hill 

1 work

 

Alpha café 

2014, Epping, Solo Exhibition

30 works

 

Bondi Space

2011, Artist collaboration with Rebecca Brady 
25 art works

Creative’s uncovered fashion Runway show

12 Head pieces

Pablo and Rusty Café titled ‘Aware’
2011, Epping, Solo Exhibition
42 art works exhibited

 

The Archibald  

2010, Art Gallery of New South Wales
Applied for entry:  Portrait of Andrew Hansen 

Salon Refuses  

2010, TAP Gallery 
Archibald Entry 3r Darlinghurst 3rd prize Peoples Choice Award

 

Anniversary Exhibition  

2010, TAP Gallery Darlinghurst
Open group exhibition

One artwork exhibited.

Bondi Winter Magic 

2010, Bondi 
Open group exhibition
One art work exhibited

 

Epiphanies 

2010, Ryde Borremeo Hall
Open group exhibition.
Two artworks exhibited.

Tap Gallery 21st Birthday Exhibition Launch  

2010, TAP Gallery, Darlinghurst
One art work exhibited.

 

MLC Gallery 

2010, Ultimo,

Group exhibition (24 artist’s) managed by myself

'Coast to Coast, Bonnie Babes Foundation' charity exhibition.

One artwork exhibited by myself.

MLC Gallery, Ultimo

2009Solo Exhibition ‘Against the Grain’ 

27 art works

 

Castle Hill Art Prize -Open Exhibition 

2008, Castle Hill Civic Centre
One art work exhibited