Selena Seifert – Artist and Mosaicist

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Education

  • 2012 Certificate in Art Administration – St George TAFE
  • 2001 Bachelor of Art Education – College of Fine Arts, UNSW.
  • 1996 Graduate Diploma of Fine Arts – National Art School, Sydney.

Solo Exhibitions

  • 2005 ‘Naturescapes’ Hazelhurst Community Gallery. Hazelhurst Regional Gallery
  • 2002 ‘Variegation’ Alta Gallery, Surry Hills.
  • 2000 ‘Autumn Cyanosis’ The Sheep’s Back Gallery, Yass, NSW.
  • 2000 ‘Leaves’ The Blue Olive, Canberra, ACT.
  • 1999 ‘Fallen Leaves’ T.A.P Gallery, East Sydney

Selected Group Exhibitons

  • 2015 ‘Sculpture In The Vineyards’ selected artist
  • 2015 ‘Sculpture On The Green’ Selected artist
  • 2015 ‘Print Exchange’ exhibition Brooklyn Art Library New York
  • 2015 ‘Sculpture On The Green’ Wyong – selected artist
  • 2014 ‘Sculpture In The Vineyards’ selected artist
  • 2014 ‘Waste to Art’ Blue Mountains Cultural Centre
  • 2013 ‘Sculpture at Scenic World’ Scenic World Blue Mountains
  • 2012 ‘One’ Wild Valley Art Park and Gallery
  • 2011 ‘Sketchbook Project’ Brooklyn Art Library, New York
  • 2011 Hutchins Prize Art Exhibition’ Salamanca Gallery Hobart, Finalist
  • 2011 ‘Guest Artist’ Charles Hewitt Gallery Darlinghurst
  • 2011 Bathurst Art Show, Bathurst Regional Gallery
  • 2010 ‘Art with Altitude’ Exhibition, Armory Galley Sydney Olympic Park
  • 2007 ‘Artist’s Show’ Bathurst Regional Art Gallery
  • 2006 ‘Teachers Art Exhibition’ Hazelhurst Regional Gallery and Art Centre.
  • 2005 ‘Alumni Reuters Charity Exhibition’ The Stock Exchange Sydney.
  • 2005 ‘Small painting Prize Exhibition’ SODA Gallery Avalon.
  • 2004 ‘Alumni Exhibition, National Art School’ Parliament House, Sydney.
  • 2003 ‘Mosaic Addiction’ The Mosaic Addicts, Hazelhurst Regional Art Gallery.
  • 1997 ‘Alumni Exhibition’ Cell Block. N.A.S..
  • 1994 ‘Artspace Open’ Artspace Gallery, Woolloomooloo.

Public Art Projects

  • 2015 ‘Bullock Train’ Oberon Town Common with 9 schools
  • 2013 ‘Crossing Of The Mountains’ Wentworth Falls Mural- honoring William Wentworth
  • 2014 Hampton Public School2012 ‘Autumn’ Mosaic Mural- All Saints College Bathurst
  • 2011 ‘Water Dragon Mosaic Mural’ Artist in Residence Project, Lawson Public School
  • 2010 Portland & District Olympic Pool – ‘Ocean Dream’ Mosaic Wall Mural 27sqm
  • 2010 Katoomba Neighbourhood Centre – Mosaic walkway,
  • 2009 Oberon Visitors’ Centre Mural- with Oberon Art Committee and Local High schools
  • 2006 Sydney Northcott Mosaic Murals – ‘Mosaic of Life’ Belvoir Street, Surry Hills, Commissioned by Dept. of Housing and Sydney City Council.
  • 2003 Mural Coordinator for Kids Earth Fund/Sydney Water Board Mural.

Awards

  • WINNER – PEOPLES CHOICE AWARD –SCULPTURE AT SCENIC WORLD 2013
  • WINNER –RENOVATION CHALLENGE – Better Homes & Gardens – 2012
  • HIGHLY COMMENDED –BLACKHEATH ART PRIZE 2012
  • HIGHLY COMMENDED – BLUE MOUNTAINS ARTISTS NETWORK PRIZE 2012
  • AUSTRALIA DAY AWARD 2011 – for Community Artwork, Portland Progress Association

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