Meredith Macleod
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curriculum vitae

Name

Meredith Macleod
 

Vocation

Visual Artist
Arts Educator: Double M for Art

Email

inkndraw@gmail.com

Web

www.meredithmacleod.com
 

Lives

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Works

Love Street Studio and Press
Milton State School
New Farm State School
Double M for Art: private tuiton/ children and adults

Education

2013 Bachelor of Fine Art, Queensland College of Art, Griffith University - recipient of Griffith University Fine Art Medal for the highest achieving student in the Bachelor's degree and the Trevor Lyons Award for Print Media
2012 Queensland College of Art & James Cook University Study Tour to Frankfurt, Wurzburg, Kassel and New York
2011 Queensland College of Art & James Cook University Study Tour to Frankfurt, Wurzburg, Berlin, Prague and Venice
2009 Diploma of Visual Art: Brisbane North Institue of TAFE, BNIT
2007 Certificate IV in Visual & Contemporary Craft: Eagle Farm TAFE
1984 -1988 Certificates in Drawing & Design Adelaide TAFE correspondence course
1978 Bachelor of Arts Social Work, University of Tasmania
1977 Bachelor of Arts, University of Tasmania

 
 

Employment

2004-16 Visual Art Specialist, Milton State School (May 2014 - )
2006-16  Visual Art Specialist, New Farm State School
2002-16  Double M for Art art tuition and workshops for children and adults
2006-15  Life Drawing tutor and workshop facilitator, Woodford Folk Festival
2001-02 & 2004  Art Specialist Morayfield State High School Art Camp
2000-02  Tutor for children's art programs at Queensland Art Gallery
1984-00  KIDZART art tuition and workshop facilitator, Rockhampton and Central Queensland
1984-99  Community arts worker with extensive experience in facilitating and tutoring programs in conjunction with the Education Department, Rockhampton City Council Fringe Festivals, Small Schools Extended Learning Camps, Girl's Time Out, Unemployed People's Projects, the Women's Shelter, CHARTA, School of Distant Education, the Grey Mardi Gras and the Verner Mackay Group Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Arts and Craft Courses.
1994-95  Tutor and workshop facilitator ATSI Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Painting and Drawing course Rockhampton TAFE
1992-93  Tutor, painting and drawing at CQU, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island Students 
1990-91  Associate Lecturer, Education students, painting and drawing, Central Queensland University

Individual exhibitions

2016  Jugglers Art Space, Fortitude Valley, Qld: Helmer's Tragedy (30 September - 9 October)
2013  The Project Gallery, QCA: The Keeper of Secrets
2009  Doggett Street Studio, Newstead: Shed 29
2008  Doggett Street Studio, Newstead: Tacca
2008  Brisbane North Institute of TAFE: Portraits of Ossie Fischer
2007  Doggett Street Studio, Newstead: One Rubber Chook
2006  Doggett Street Studio, Newstead: Horse Journeys
2001  Cafe Juggler: Androids Do Dream of Electric Sheep ii
1998  The Rockhampton Art Gallery: Androids Do Dream of Electric Sheep
1992  The Rockhampton Club & The Mill Gallery: Retrospective Meredith Macleod
1992  The Mill Gallery, Yeppoon, Central Queensland: Meredith Macleod

Selected group exhibitions

2016 Jugglers Art Space: Disrupt (Year of Print exhibition celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Print Council of Australia 28 October - 6 November

2016 Downlands College Annual Art Exhibition (September)
2016 Queensland College of Art (19 - 26 August): QCA Galleries Griffith University: 25 Print Folios
2015 Jugglers Art Space: Life Drawing Exhibition 2015
2015 Samford Rotary Club: Signatures
2015 Downlands College Annual Art Exhibition
2014 Jugglers Art Space: Life Drawing Exhibition 2014
2014 Linden Post Card Exhibition
2014 Downlands College Annual Art Exhibition
2014 Jugglers Art Space: Drawn from Life Exhibition: Attrill, Macleod, Micallef
2014 Brisbane Rotary Exhibition
2014  Samford Rotary Club: Signatures
2013  Pop Gallery: DEMO, Griffith University Print Makers Club Members Exhibition
2013  GUAG(Griffith University Art Gallery, The GAS QCA Graduate Art Show
2013  Jugglers Art Space: Life Drawing Exhibition 2013
2013 Griffith Black Box Gallery, QCA: LiMEN Graduation Exhibition
2013  POP Gallery: Full Cream
2013  Metcalfe Gallery: Impressions 7
2013  Hong Kong: Hong Kong Art Fiesta, CONFORM/CONFRONT, International Print Exchange Exhibition
2013  Metcalfe Gallery: Spectacle
2013  Metcalfe Gallery: Proof
2013  st + baker + studio: Impressions 7/4020
2013  Tweed River Art Gallery: CPM National Print Awards 2013
2013  Webb Gallery: Arrival
2013  Rotary Club Samford Valley: Signatures
2013  Linden Postcard Exhibition
2012  POP Gallery: Griffith University Print Makers Club: The Eleventh Hour
2012  Brisbane Institute of Art: parade
2012  University of Queensland Society of Fine Arts: silent auction
2012  Linden Postcard Exhibition
2012  Brisbane Institute of Art: galabia
2011  Circle Gallery: Impress Print Makers: Impressions 6
2011  POP Gallery: Griffith University Print Makers Club: Detour
2011  Linden Postcard Exhibition
2011  CPM National Print Awards
2010  Circle Gallery: Impress Print Makers: Impressions 5
2010  Linden Postcard Exhibition
2009  Belle Arti, Chapman & Bailey Art Award
2009  BNIT: Eclectic
2009  BNIT student exhibition
2009  Linden Postcard Exhibition
2009  Circle Gallery: Impress Print Makers: Impressions 4
2009  Luba's Art Gallery, Milton: 2009 Exhibition
2008  Circle Gallery: Impress Print Makers: Impressions 3
2008  Luba's Art Gallery, Milton: 2008 Exhibition
2008  BNIT student exhibition
2007  CPM National Print Awards
2007  Circle Gallery, West End: The Red Collective
2007  Luba's Art Gallery, Milton: 2007 Exhibition
2007  Circle Gallery: Impress Print Makers: Impressions 2
2007  Gateway TAFE: student exhibition
2007  Linden Postcard Exhibition
2006  Impress Art Auction
2006  Luba's Art Gallery, Milton: 2006 Exhibition
2006  The Art Factory, Brisbane: Impress Print Makers, First Impressions
2006  Gateway TAFE: student exhibition
2005  Marks & Gardner Gallery, Mt Tamborine: The Edge of Things to Come
2005  Marks & Gardner Gallery, Mt Tamborine: Shoe Fetish
2004  The Mill Gallery, Yeppoon: Celebrating Twenty Five Years
2003  The Graceville Gallery: Six Bites
2003  Studio West End: Six Bites
2001  Brisbane Institute of Art: Student Exhibition
2000  Brisbane Institute of Art: Student Exhibition
1998  The Mill Gallery Exhibition, Yeppoon
1994  The Mill Gallery Exhibition, Yeppoon: Strutters and Sinners
1994  Vision Arts Gallery, Milton with Ann & Gerry O'Connor: Figure it Out
1991  Rockhampton City Art Gallery: Visions Now
1990  The Mill Gallery, Yeppoon: Women in the Arts Exhibition
1990  The Mill Gallery, Yeppoon: Latitudes 23*
1989  The Mill Gallery, Yeppoon: Hollywood Night Club Exhibition, Rockhampton
1988  Royal Queensland Art Society, Rockhampton: Annual Exhibition
1987  Royal Queensland Art Society, Rockhampton: Annual Exhibition
1986  Royal Queensland Art Society, Rockhampton: Annual Exhibition1986  The Attic Gallery, Rockhampton: Women in the Arts Exhibition
1985  Biroo Gallery, Rockhampton: Margueritte Campabassi, Meredith Macleod and Val Weir

Touring Exhibitions

1998  The Grand Pavois Boat Show at La Rochelle, Southern France: Central Queensland Artists : The Mill Gallery Yeppoon
1994  Strutters and Sinners: Central
 Queensland Artists : The Mill Gallery Yeppoon, touring exhibition, Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Rockhampton 
1990  
Latitudes 23*: Central Queensland Artists: The Mill Gallery Yeppoon, touring exhibition, Observation Hill,Sydney

Published Papers and Essays


Meredith Macleod: The Doll in Europe: 2011 QCA Study Tour Europe: Griffith University: Field Trips and Study Tours 
www.griffith.edu.au 
 

Awards

2015 Finalist: Marie Ellis Drawing Award: Jugglers Art Space, Brisbane
2013 Bachelor of Fine Art, Queensland College of Art, Griffith University - recipient of Griffith University Fine Art Medal for the highest achieving student in the Bachelor's degree and the Trevor Lyons Award for Print Media. Finalist Queensland College of Art GAS awards
2013  Leslie J Pulman Humour in Art Award - 2013 CPM National Print Awards, Murwillumbah, NSW
2013  Griffith Award for Academic Excellence: Bachelor Fine Arts: Queensland College of Art
2012  Griffith Award for Academic Excellence: Bachelor Fine Arts: Queensland College of Art
2011  Griffith Award for Academic Excellence: Bachelor Fine Arts: Queensland College of Art
2010  Griffith Award for Academic Excellence: Bachelor Fine Arts: Queensland College of Art
2008  Oxlades Art Prize: Gateway TAFE
2002  Pine Rivers Shire Couincil: First Prize: painting
1998  Emmaus College Inaugural Art Exhibition: First Prize
1990  Rockhanmpton District Division of Sports: Recreation Award for Service to Recreation through Art/Creativity Workshops

Public Collections

2001  St Michael's Collegiate School, Hobart: acquisition
1995  Central Queensland University: Rockhampton: acquisition 

Artist-in-Residencies

2016 - current: Milton State School
2016 - current: New Farm State School

Selected Publications

2008  Antiques and Art in Queensland July/November: Artist Profile JM Macleod
2004  The Mill Gallery - Celebrating Twenty Five Years by Liz Huf
2000  Cooee Bay Workshops: Twenty Five Years, Artists Remember by Carmen Beezley Drake
1998  Dreaming of Electric Sheep: The Art of Meredith Macleod, Rockhampton Art Gallery by Gerry O'Connor
1990-93  Illustrations for Idiom 23* literary magazine: University of Central Queensland 
1989-90  
Illustrations for Adelaide TAFE literary magazines: Certificate in Freelance Writing

Professional Memberships

Griffith University Alumni
NAVA,National Association for Visual Arts
Golden Key International Honour Society

Print Council of Australia

 

Meredith Macleod is the owner of Double M for Art. Through this business Meredith provides workshops and art tuition for children and adults, as well as art specialist programs for Primary Schools and other community based projects.  Meredith conducts several workshops on a weekly basis in the local community at Milton and New Farm for children and adults. Holiday workshops for children are another specialty. Meredith commenced this business in Brisbane in 2004. Prior to this Meredith was the proprietor of KIDZART in Rockhampton (1989-2000).
enquiries: inkndraw@gmail.com