Dooley Zantis
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Dooley Zantis


Visual Artist/Designer


 Brisbane ,Australia










1974 –1975 ,Studied Fine Art (DDIAE)USQ,Toowoomba
1975 ICS, Drawing/Cartooning
1977-1981,Jewellery Design ,Brisbane
1980- 1982, Diploma of Gemmology FGAA, Brisbane
1983- GAA /Dia/Course, Brisbane
1994 Stone Sculpture / Carving, TAFE, Gateway, Brisbane
2001 Tonal Studies, Alfons Crebolder
2001 - 2010 Life Drawing Studies


2009-2011 Tutor (Drawing for Design)Queensland College of Art, Southbank

Gallery representation



Genevieve Ludlow,Art Consultant (2016-2020) 

Jenni Gillard Art Dealer,Brisbane (2006-2013)

Maria Perides Gallery,Brisbane (2003-2005) 




Individual exhibitions

2022'Threads Of Perception'(Pictures &Sculpture),Brisbane

2019 'Wrapped&Unwrapped',Impress Gallery,Brisbane                               

2016 'Zantis & Zantis',Gallery 88,Redcliffe

2013 'Funky Limelight"(small drawings),Grande Basement Studio,Brisbane                                                                                
2013 'Transparent',Jenni Gillard Art Dealer Brisbane
2011 'LimeLighted',Jenni Gillard Art Dealer, Brisbane
2010 'Limelight'(Small Drawings),Jenni Gillard Art Dealer,Brisbane
2009 'Attitude+ Abstracts',Jenni Gillard Art Dealer,Brisbane
2008 ‘Idol Worship ’ Jenni Gillard Art Dealer, Brisbane
2007 ‘Temple +The Magic’,Jenni Gillard Art Dealer, Brisbane
2006 ‘New Worx’ Drawings + Sculpture, Jenni Gillard Art Dealer Brisbane
2005 “The Observer”, Maria Perides Gallery , Brisbane
2004 “Laminated Soul” Jasu Gallery, Margate
2003 “Explosion Series” Jasu Gallery, Margate
2003 “Salon Laptopian” Melbourne Victoria
2002 “Things Millennium” Jasu Gallery, Woody Point

Selected group exhibitions

2019 "Kytheraismos" Exhibition,Brisbane

2015 Garrunga.(music for animation) ,Old Fire Station Gallery,Redcliffe

2014 Dimensions NC Exhibition (Guest Artist),Nudgee College
2014 'Flights of Fancy' (music for animation),Pine Rivers Regional Gallery

2011 "Shared Vision (QCA Group Exhibition),Poland                                     
2006 Robert Jacks Drawing Prize Exhibition, Bendigo Art Gallery
2006 Jenni Gillard Art Dealer, Brisbane
2005 “Christmas Exhibition”, Maria Perides Gallery, Brisbane
2005 “Maudie & Friends” Silky Oaks Gallery, Dayboro
2004 Maria Perides Gallery, Brisbane
2003 “Annual Christmas Exhibition” Maria Perides Gallery, Brisbane
2001 Life’s Little Things,”Jasu Gallery, Woody Pt
2001 Courier Mail Art Prize,Brisbane
2000 Caloundra Art Prize, Caloundra
1999 Bruce Watling Galleries, Southport
1999 CoolArt, Coolum
1998 Gallery R Investments, Mooloolaba
1997 Gallery R Investments, Mooloolaba
1995 ‘Sculpture’, Boab Interiors Gallery, Brisbane
1982 Redcliffe Art Spring Exhibition

1979 Redcliffe Art Spring Exhibition
1974 Diploma Fine Art, student exhibition  (DDIAE)


2013 International Design Award IESANZ (Winner)
2012 Luminaire Design Award of Excellence,IES(Winner)
2011 International Design Award IESANZ (Winner) 
2010 Design Award of Excellence,IES(Winner)
2009 Design Institute of Australia Awards (Finalist)
2007 Zumtobel Photographic Competition,(Winner)Second Prize
2006 Robert Jacks Drawing Prize (Finalist)
2000 Highly Commended (Contemporary Abstract) Caloundra Art Prize
1973 First Prize , Redcliffe Show (Section 9)
1971 Art Prize, Clontarf High School

Corporate Collections

National Mortgage Company Pty /Ltd ,
Zumtobel Pty/Ltd (Aust)
Open Gear Pty/ Ltd Brisbane,
MCS Pty /Ltd, Brisbane
Australian Glow,Brisbane

Private Collections:Sydney,Melbourne,Brisbane, ACT

Other Media Publication

2012 -LOOK MAGAZINE - Gallery of NSW