Yvonne Mills-Stanley
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curriculum vitae

Name

YVONNE MILLS-STANLEY

Vocation

2 dimensional artist

Phone

0410506006

Email

millstan@ozemail.com.au

Web

www.yvonnemills-stanley.com

Lives

Queensland Australia

Works

Queensland Australia

Education

LIFE CLASSES WITH CONTEMPORARY ART SOCIETY, BRISBANE INSTITUTE OF ART AND PRIVATE TUTORS
ETCHING STUDIES WITH WIM DE VOS 1989-1990
UNIVERSITY OF S.Q. PAINTING STUDIES ROD MILGATE 1988-93,96
MARGARET WOODWARD 1992
STEWART MCFARLANE 1994
SCULPTURE STUDIES WITH FRANK LAMBERT 1991
DRAWING STUDIES WITH CHRIS GENTLE 1995
PAINTING STUDIES WITH MICHAEL WINTERS - 1995,96
PAINTING STUDIES WITH JOHN DAVIDSON - 1998
PAINTING STUDIES WITH MANDY MARTIN - 2004
CURRENTLY STUDYING BACHELOR OF ARTS (FINE ARTS), CURTIN UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, WA.

Employment

SELF EMPLOYED VISUAL ARTIST
MANAGER/DIRECTOR 'YVONNE MILLS FINE ART GALLERY' MT. GLORIOUS 1989-1997
TUTOR IN VISUAL ARTS  1991-1994
DIRECTOR PAINTING WORKSHOPS - CAMP CONSTABLE - MT. GLORIOUS 1991-1994

Gallery representation

Fire-Works Gallery
52a Doggett Street
Newstead Brisbane Qld 4006
Ph: +61 7 3216 1250
Fax: +61 7 3216 1251
mob: 0418 192 845
www.fireworksgallery.com.au 
e: info@fireworksgallery.com.au 

  
The Channon Gallery
52 Terania Street
The Channon   NSW   2480   Australia
Ph:  +61 2 6688 6322
e:  info@thechannongalllery.com
www.thechannongallery.com


Rebecca Hossack Art Gallery
2a Conway Street, Fitzroy Square,
London  WIT 6BA, UK
Ph  44 0 20 7436 4899
28 Charlotte Street,  Fitzrovia
London  WIT 2NA, UK
Ph: +44 0 20 7255 2828
e: info@rebeccahossack.com   
262 Mott Street, New York
Between Houston and Prince Street
NY 10012,  USA
Ph: (212) 925-3500
e: infoyc@rebeccahossack.com

Individual exhibitions

2015 "Flight"  Fireworks Gallery, Brisbane

2014  "Grass"  Rebecca Hossack Gallery, London
2013 "Taking the Temperature" - FireWorks Gallery, Brisbane
2011 "Poems of Latitude" - FireWorks Gallery, Brisbane                                                   
2010 "Survey Exhibition - The Art of Yvonne Mills-Stanley" -Redcliffe Council Art Gallery
2009 "Fragile Fields" - Fireworks Gallery Brisbane
2008 "Grassfields"" - Kimberley Art - Melbourne in conjunction with Fireworks Gallery.
2008 ""Grassland"" - inspiration from the drought-ravaged but former grasslands areas of Western Queensland - UNIVERSITY OF SUNSHINE COAST
2007 ""Country in Mind"" - Stories from the Long Paddock & Dorothy Napangardi - Stories from Mina Mina - FIRE-WORKS GALLERY
2005 ""Dark and Light 11"" - Following Grass - FIRE-WORKS GALLERY

Selected group exhibitions

2016 "She Walks the line 1"   FireWorks Gallery, Brisbane

2016 USC Unpacked 20/20  University of the Sunshine Coast Qld

2015 Asia Contemporary Art Show - Hong Kong - Fireworks Gallery

2014 "Qld Gals Xmas Exhibition" FireWorks Gallery, Brisbane
2014 "Intermission"  FireWorks Gallery,  Brisbane
2014  ArtHamptons Art Fair - New York - Rebecca Hossack Gallery
2014  Asia Contemporary Art Show - Hong Kong - Fireworks Gallery
2014  FireWorks Gallery at Merrick House, Victoria
2014  Selected Finalist "Stanthorpe Art Festival - Art Awards"
2013  "Womens Work(s)"  Channon Gallery   NSW
2013 "Seattle USA Art Fair"  Rebecca Hossack Gallery, New York
2012  Selected Finalist "Redland Art Awards"
2012 "Melbourne Art Fair"
2012  Selected Finalist "Stanthorpe Art Prize"
2011 "Toronto Art Fair" Toronto,  Rebecca Hossack Gallery, London, New York
2011 "Hampton Art Fair" New York,  Rebecca Hossack Gallery London, New York
2011 "The Genuine Article"  July,  The Channon Gallery,  NSW
2011 "Beginning Again"  June, The Channon Gallery, NSW
2011 "Crossing Over" Redcliffe Council Art Gallery, QLD
2010 "Still-Life Still Thinking" Fire-Works Gallery
2010 Selected Finalist "Tattersall's Club Art Prize"
2009 Selected Finalist "Tattersall's Club Art Prize"
2009 Selected finalist "Prometheus Art Award"
2009 "I Know What I Like" Moreton Bay Council - travelling exhibtion
2008 Selected finalist "Tattersall's Club Art Prize"
2008 "Blue" Fire-Works Gallery
2008 ""Art Award Winners' Retrospective 1993-2007 Pine Rivers Shire council Gallery
2007 Selected finalist ""Tattersall's Club Art Prize""
2007 ""Forces of Nature"" Matthew Flinders Gallery, QLD
2006 MELBOURNE ART FAIR
2006 ""Tattersall's Club Art Prize""
2006 ""Homage to the Square"" - Fire-Works Gallery
2006 Selected Finalist: inaugural ""Sunshine Coast Art Prize""
2006 ""Three Large Rooms"" - Fire-Works Gallery
2005 Selected Finalist: Conrad Jupiters Art Prize, Gold Coast City Art Gallery.
2005 ""The Dark and the Light IV"" - Fire-Works Gallery
2004 ""Tattersall's Club Art Prize""
2003 ""Tattersall's Club Art Prize""
2003 Selected Finalist ""15 Artists"" Redcliffe City Council
1999 Contemporary art and Design Gallery
1998 ""Fishes, Feathers and Bowls"" - Hangups Gallery
1998 Selected Finalist ""15 Artists"" Redcliffe City Council
1998 Contemporary Art and Design Gallery
1996 ""This Time-Our Place"" Warwick Regional Gallery
1996 ""A Mark"" - University of Southern Queensland
1995 Pine Rivers Council Chambers
1995 Contemporary Art and Design Gallery
1995 ""Combust"" QUT. Griffith University
1994 ""Completely off the wall"" Qld Arts Council
1994 Vision Arts Gallery
1994 Logan Art Awards
1994 Pine Rivers Council Chambers
1993 Vision Arts Gallery
1993 Pine Rivers Council Chambers
1993 Logan Art Awards
1992 Logan Art Awards
1992 ""State of the Portrait"" Arts Council Gallery Bne
1992 Contemporary Art Society - Qld Branch - Touring Exhib.
1991 Logan Art Awards
1991 Suncorp Art Awards
1991 ""Beyond the Ordinary"" Mt. Nebo
1991 Aberdare Art Prize - Ipswich City Council
1990 ""Latrobe Etchers"" McWhirters Artspace
1990 Logan Art Awards
1990 Pine Rivers Council Chambers
1990 Aberdare Art Prize - Ipswich City Council
1989 Remm Art Awards - Brisbane
1989 ""Beyond the Ordinary"" Mt. Nebo
1988 ""National Women's Art Awards"" - Centre Gallery Gold Coast
1988 M.B.A. Main Exhibition - Holdsworlth Gallery Sydney
1988 Aberdare Art Prize - Ipswich City Council
C.A.S. Group Shows - University of Qld & S.G.I.O.(now Suncorp)
Group Shows with Contemporary Art Society
1987 Suncorp Art Awards

Awards

2006 Overall winner Regional Art Award - Flying Arts
2005 Selected for inclusion on Pitcher Partners 2006 calendar
2004 ""Warwick Art Prize"" 1st Prize acquired
2004 ""Stockwell Award"" - Noosa Regional Gallery
2003 ""15 Artists"" 1st Prize Redcliffe City Council - acquired
1998 ""15 Artists"" 1st Prize Redcliffe City Council - acquired
1998 ""Pine Rivers Art Awards"" - overall winner - acquired
1997 ""Pine Rivers Art Awards"" 1st Prize - painting - landscape
1996 ""Pine Rivers Art Awards"" 1st Prize - works on paper
1994 ""Redlands Yuara Art Awards"" - 1st Prize - works on paper
1994 ""Redcliffe Art Awards"" - 1st Prize - non-traditional
1994 ""Redcliffe Art Awards"" - 1st Prize - landscape
1994 ""Pine Rivers Art Awards"" - 1st Prize - painting
1994 ""Esk Art Awards"" - 1st Prize - non-traditional
1993 ""Esk Art Awards"" - 1st Prize - non-traditional
1993 ""Rockhampton Art Awards"" - 1st Prize - pastel
1993 ""Pine Rivers Art Awards"" - 1st Prize - painting
1992 ""crama Award for Abstract Art- Redcliffe"" 1st Prize
1989 ""Aberdare Purchase Prize"" - acquired
1988 ""Doug Moran National Portrait Prize"" - HC
1987 ""Suncorp Art Awards""
1981 ""Castlemaine Perkins Art Awards""
1981 ""Caltex Art Awards""
 

Public Collections

AUSTRALIAN PARLIAMENT HOUSE - CANBERRA
STATE PARLIAMENT HOUSE - QUEENSLAND
UNIVERSITY OF THE SUNSHINE COAST
CABOOLTURE SHIRE COUNCIL
PINE RIVERS SHIRE COUNCIL
REDCLIFFE CITY COUNCIL
IPSWICH CITY COUNCIL
WARWICK SHIRE COUNCIL
QUEENSLAND TRANSPORT
STATE & FEDERAL GOVERNMENT BUILDINGS IN AUSTRALIA

Corporate Collections

ABN AMRO MORGANS
TATTERSALL'S CLUB - BRISBANE
C.S.R. LTD QUEENSLAND
ENERGEX
REMM
MALLESONS STEPHEN JAQUES (LAWYERS)
N.S.W. HOUSING INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION
ALLIED QUEENSLAND COALFIELDS COLLECTION
MIRVAC - BRISBANE/SYDNEY
SUTERS ARCHITECTS
NOEL ROBINSON ARCHITECTS
BDO KENDALLS
TOM LOWENSTEIN - ACCOUNTANT
ANN GAMBLE-MYER
BUSINESS HOUSES AND PRIVATE COLLECTIONS - AUSTRALIA & OVERSEAS
HOTELS AND RESTAURANTS ACROSS AUSTRALIA AND N.Z.

Commissions

Quay West - Brisbane/Sydney

Selected Publications

Damian Staveley "Local Artist Jazzed Up"  The Westener.  October 2nd 2014

Phil Brown "Field of Dreams" Obsession with grass renders vivid beauty.   Brisbane News October 2nd 2013.
.Louise Martin-Chew ""Country in Mind"" Yvonne Mills-Stanley -stories from the long paddock and Dorothy Napangardi - stories from mina mina Fire-Works Gallery Brisbane 2007
.""Encounter"" -Taking the Temperature- ABC National Radio Feb 2007
.Yvonne Mills-Stanley,Anthology 'Making It: Episodes on the Road to success' Flying Arts Gazette No: 90
.Brown,Phil 'Isle of Inspiration' Brisbane News, March 2-8 2005
.Sollars,Jeremy 'Artistic Honour' Warwick Daily News Sept 2 2004
.Shaw,Jeff 'Sermons from the Mount' Courier Mail Nov 11th 1998
.Fridemanis,Helen 'Artists & Aspects of the Contemporary Art
Society - Queensland Branch
.Millington,John Gold Coast Bulletin Oct 14th 1989
.Woolcock,Phyllis 'Landscape-From two different views' Sept 1986
.Williamson,Monica 'River Immortalised' The Herald July, 1984
.Cover Page - Sunday Mail Colour Magazine July 29th 1984
.Smith,Marion 'Brisbane River-Work of Art' Sunday Mail Colour
Magazine July 29th 1984
.Dr, Langer,Gertrude 'Accuracy Second Nature' Courier Mail, July
1984
.'Memories of Cribb Island' Sunday Mail Colour Magazine Aug 15th 1982
.Galleries Review National Times, August 1982
.Livingstone,Tess 'Cribbie on Canvas' Courier Mail July 1982

Catalogues

""COUNTRY IN MIND"" Dorothy Napangardi - stories from mina mina and
Yvonne Mills-Stanley - stories from the long paddock
Fire-Works Gallery Brisbane

Radio and Podcasts

"Encounter" - Taking the Temperature - ABC National Radio   Feb 2007

Artist Talks

2016  July  Caboolture Regional Gallery

2008   "Grassland"  University of Sunshine Coast

 

Professional Memberships

I.M.A.
N.A.V.A.
 

Judge Redcliffe Art Society 50th Year Art Competition - 2011

Judge Brookfield Show (Adult Art) - 2014

Judge Samford Show (Children Art) 2014,15,16