Sally Stokes – CV


Sally Stokes

Lives and works in NSW

Sally Stokes
Why Does a Horizon Exist
2022
Oil on linen
150 x 150 cm

EDUCATION
2008 Master of Analytical Psychology (Distinction), University of Western Sydney 
1991 Ceramics Certificate, Hornsby TAFE 
1979 Post Art Certificate, East Sydney TAFE (now the National Art School) 
1974 Bachelor of Fine Arts, Flinders Uni, South Australia
SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2023 Hidden Songs: NERAM 
2023 The Song of Other Places: Rochfort Gallery 
2023 Eternal Return: Muswellbrook Regional Arts Centre 
2023 The Scent of Summer: Van Rensburg Galleries 
2022 Dancing in Stillness: Boom Gallery 
2021 The black honey of summer: Rochfort Gallery 
2020 A third place: Project Gallery 90 
2020 Landline: Rochfort Gallery (upper level) 
2017 Conversations with Colour: Annandale Galleries 
2017 Moods of the River: Bird’s Gallery 236 High St Kew 
2015 A Sense of Place: Depot Gallery 2 Danks St. Waterloo 
2014 Journey to the Interior: Depot Gallery 2 Danks St. Waterloo 
2012 Lures of Landscape: Depot Gallery 2 Danks St. Waterloo 
2012 Smaller paintings: Wattle cafe Blackheath 
2011 It’s all about the Colour: Depot Gallery 2 Danks St. Waterloo 
2001 A Search for the Pattern: Robertson’s, Church Point 
2000 Pools and Ponds:  James Harvey Gallery, Balmain 
1998 Reflections: James Harvey Gallery Balmain 
1996 The Drawing Room: James Harvey Gallery Balmain 
1992 Lenny’s Dam and Marramarra: James Harvey Gallery Balmain 
1990 Exhibition of Paintings:  Pelican Palace, Putney 
1988 Four by Four: Sweet Jamaique Gallery Melbourne 
1984 Mostly Hawkesbury: James Harvey Gallery Newtown
 
GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2023 Action in Abstraction: Wagner Contemporary 
2023 Collectors Gallery Group Show: Rochfort Gallery 
2023 Summer Exhibition Wagner Contemporary 
2022 Beside the Sea: Van Rensburg Galleries 
2022 Rhythms of the Monaro: Wagner Contemporary  
2021 Boundless: Rochfort Gallery 
2020 Boom Gallery: Terra Firma 
2020 Ode to colour: Project Gallery 90 
2020 Salon des Refusés: SH Ervin Gallery 
2020 Landscapes: Studio Direct: Michael Reid Gallery 
2020 In my backyard: Rochfort Gallery 
2019 Random Space:  Project Gallery 90 
2019 Beyond the surface: Project Gallery 90 
2019 Colour is key: Fern Street Gallery 
2019 Land Rhythms: Rochfort Gallery 
2019 Modern Love: AK Bellinger 
2018 Ladder Art Space: Kew (Victoria) 
2018 Cracker: Rochfort Gallery 
2018 Project Gallery 90 
2018 Project Gallery 90 
2018   Movers & Shapers: Hazelhurst Gallery  
2018 Boom Gallery: Geelong VIC 
2018   Pigments at Play Rochfort Gallery 
2018 ESSENCE: Recent Paintings by Sally Stokes & Leah Thiessen
ARO Gallery, Darlinghurst 
2017 Ways of Seeing: Sheffer Gallery 
2016 A Social Landscape: Depot Gallery Danks St. Waterloo. 
2016 Drawn together, Painted apart: Grace Cossington Smith Gallery 
2016 Heat and Light: Janet Clayton Gallery Paddington 
2015 Within and Beyond: Grace Cossington Smith Gallery, Wahroonga 
2014   Estuarine: Redfish Cafe Gallery, Brooklyn 
2013   River Marks: Edge Art Space, Brooklyn 
2011 Assisi, International Contemporary art: citta di Assisi Italy 2001    
2000 Galerie le Gue: France 
1999 Galerie le Gue: Den Haag 
1996 Provenance the Artist: James Harvey Gallery Balmain 
1996 Landscape 8 views: James Harvey Gallery Balmain 
1995 Trimmings: James Harvey Gallery Balmain 
1995 A joy forever: James Harvey Gallery Balmain 
1993 Connecting Passages:  Seymour Centre Gallery 
1993 The Landscape Exhibition: Cell Block, National Art School, with Elisabeth       
  Cummings, Peter Godwin, Madeleine Halliday, Clara Hali & David Collins 
1993 Celebrating Women’s Strength: Tin Sheds 
1992 Not quite strictly stockroom: James Harvey Gallery Balmain 
1990 AGNSW, Sir John Sulman Art Prize: Finalist 
1984 Four painters: James Harvey Gallery Balmain 
 
AWARDS 
2024 Blacktown Art Prize: Finalist 
2023 Hornsby Art Prize: Finalist 
2023 National Capital Art Prize: Finalist 
2023     Muswellbrook: Finalist 
2022 Blacktown City Art Prize: Finalist 
2022 Fisher’s Ghost: Finalist 
2022   Waverley Art Prize: Finalist  
2021 Muswellbrook Art Prize: Winner (acquired) 
2021 KAAF: Finalist 
2021 GCS Art Award: Finalist 
2020 Paddington Art Prize: Winner: People’s Choice Award 
2020 Blacktown City Art Prize: Finalist 
2020 Paddington Art Prize: Finalist 
2019   Paddington Art Prize: Finalist 
2019 Gosford Art Prize: Finalist 
2019 Hornsby Art Prize: Finalist 
2019 Calleen Art Prize Finalist 
2018 Grace Cossington Smith Art Prize: Finalist 
2018 Paddington Art Prize: Finalist 
2018 Calleen Prize: Finalist 
2018 Hill’s Art Prize: Finalist 
2017 King’s Art Prize: Finalist 
2017 KAAF Art Prize: Finalist 
2016 KAAF Art Prize: Finalist 
1994 Hills Grammar Art Prize: Winner 
1992 Hills Grammar Art Prize: Winner 
1991 Hills Grammar Art Prize: Finalist 
1990 AGNSW, Sir John Sulman Art Prize: Finalist 
1983 Hawkesbury Art Prize: acquired 
 
ARTIST IN RESIDENCE
2021 Kelton Plain (near Cooma) 
2020 Nancy Fairfax Artist-in-residence, Tweed Regional Gallery 
2018 Artist residency Yellow Box, Turondale 
2011 Ginestrelle, Assisi, Italy   
 
COLLECTIONS
2021 Newcastle Art Gallery Collection 
2021 Muswellbrook Regional Arts Centre 
1996 Artbank (3 paintings) 
1983 Hawkesbury Regional Gallery