BILL UNDERY, AUSTRALIA, B.1955  

BIOGRAPHY
1955     Born in Sydney

1974-77.  Studied at East Sydney Technical College and Alexander Mackie of Advanced

            Education. Gained Diploma in Fine Art, Painting and Drawing

1975     Included in Young Contemporaries exhibition at the Hogarth Galleries, Paddington,

            Australia

1976      Young Contemporaries exhibition. Hogarth Galleries, Paddington, Australia

1977     Included in Wynne Prize, Art Gallery of NSW, Australia

            Included in the Blake Prize.

1978     Two-man show, Stairs Gallery, Wollongong, Australia

1979     Included in Archibald Prize, Art Gallery of NSW, Australia 

            Part-time teacher at Fairfield Evening College.

1981-82   Part-time teacher, Painting at Engadine Evening College. 

            Awarded third prize at Goulburn College Art Exhibition, Australia

1982     Awarded First prize (watercolour section) at Campbelltown City Art Exhibition,     

            (Acquisitive), Australia

1983     Included in “A Real Surprise” at the Penrith Regional Gallery, Australia

            Included in Bathurst Art Purchase Exhibition, Australia

1984     Two-man show, Watercolours Painters Gallery.

            Featured in “Art in Australia” September issue.

1986     Included in art purchase print and drawing exhibition, Swan Hill Regional Gallery,

            Victoria, Australia

1986+   Scenic artist on numerous Australian and International Film productions and mural

            work on various buildings including Powerhouse Museum and Sydney Aquarium and

            private commissions.

2003     Included in group show, Barry Stern Galleries. Paddington, Australia

2005     Awarded Highly Commended Prize in “Chalk the Walk” Inaugural pavement art

            competition, Pyrmont Bridge, Sydney, Australia

2006     Musee’ du Quay Branly, Paris, France. One of the artists responsible for reproducing

            on museum ceilings major works by selected aboriginal artists including John       

            Mwurrungil in conjunction with Australia council and Aboriginal Arts Council.

2007     Exhibited in Art International, Guaranty Trust Bank, Nassau, Bahamas

2008     One-Man Show. Newtown Fine Art Traders, Sydney, Australia

2012     United Galleries Exhibition.

2014-17  Exhibit paintings and lino prints, Barebones Gallery, Bangalow, Australia

2018     Finalist in Stanthorpe art prize.

2021     'East of Everywhere' Group Exhibition, Peek Gallery, Byron Bay, Australia

2021     Stanthorpe art prize finalist.

Milton's office 94 x 94 cm Acrilic on Canvas by Bill Undery

MILTONS OFFICE, OIL ON CANVAS

94 x 94cm