JOSEPHINE ALLEN RESUME
1972. Higher School Certificate. Methodist Ladies College, Kew.
1973 - 74 Studied for Diploma of Fine Art. Caulfield Institute of Technology
1975 - 80 Study, Writing, Photography, and Travel.
1980 Diploma of Secondary Teaching. English and Communications.
Nedlands Teaching College. Perth. West Australia.
Regular Life Drawing sessions.
1987 - 89 Island Influence Exhibitions. Easter. Phillip Island.
1988 - 96 Phillip Island Arts Council Exhibitions.
1991 First Solo Show. Holmwood Gallery, Phillip Island.
1992 Dalyston Art Experience. Dalyston.
1994 Convent Gallery, Dalyesford. “In the Study.” Series. June.
1994 Year of the family Exhibition. St Pauls Discovery Centre.
Newhaven. Phillip Island
1995 “Postcards and Souvenirs.” Phillip Island Artists and Artisans. Access Gallery. National Gallery of Victoria. February.
1996 - 13 Director and regular exhibitor at Island Influence gallery.
Other group exhibitions and website presence.
2003 Allegory. Easter Show with Janet Bodaan. Island Influence.
2004 Solo Exhibition. Moons and Moonahs. Churchill Island Art Space
2005 Drummond St Gallery, Carlton. Dec – June.
2006 - 08 Coalfields Art Gallery, Wonthaggi.
2008 “Hattah Notes and other sketches” April. Coalfields Art Gallery, Wonthaggi
2009 Selected to exhibit at the Biennial Drawing Prize, Arc Yinnar, December
2010 Demi Art Exhibition, Mingara Gallery, Phillip Island, May
2011 Accord, Solo show at Archies on the Creek
2013 The Activists and other works, Creative Spirit Festival, Cowes
2014 Westernport Artists, Cowes
2016/17 Solo Exhibition, Stories Scapes and Sojourns, Saraghi Gallery, Cowes,
2017 Winter Arts Trail, Phillip Island
2018 Figurescapes, Meeniyan Art Gallery, Meeniyan
2020 Commission - Landscape of our Lives, Francesca and Phyllis
2021 Pop Up Art Show, Cowes,
COMMUNITY ART and WRITING
1992-93 Pavement artist, Phillip Island Fiesta’s
1996 Director of Exhibiton 96. Phillip Island Arts Council. Queens birthday weekend.
1997 Designed and co-ordinated Community mural for Cowes CFA
2004. Co – ordinated Youth Art Exhibition. Youth Week. Inverloch. April
2009 Writer / Director, Two Days on the Road, Offshore Theatre, Phillip Island.
2013 Short Story second prize, Figure it Now competition, Artists Society of Phillip Island, Easter for Crouching Man.
2014 Third prize for poetry, Figure it Now competition for Is that all there is… http://www.basscoastpost.com/fictionpoetry.html
The Advertiser. Ventnor artist’s one Woman Show. Myra Mobach. 23/05\91
The Advertiser. Exhibition at Chapel. 22/06/94 Phillip Island
The Advertiser. Allegory at the Big Flower Farm. 20/03/02 Phillip Island
The Advertiser. Moons and Moonahs. Margaret Mooney. 9/06/04 Phillip Is.
Coast Magazine. Different Stokes, Katie Cincotta, Winer Edition 2010 www.coastmagazine.com.au