b. 1958, Narrogin, Australia

EDUCATION

2003 Designing Futures Workshop
Dwellingup and Perth, Australia

2005 Creative Workshop Advanced Embellishment
Dwellingup, Australia

2007/9/11 Invitation Collaborative Workshop
Bowral, NSW, Australia

2009/10/12/14/16 Invitation Collaborative Workshop
Bunbury, Western Australia

2009/11/13/15/17 Invitation Goongarri Station Workshop
Kalgoorlie, Western Australia

2010-11 Diploma of Fine Furniture Australian School of Fine Furniture
Dwellingup, Australia

2011 Cert 1V in Visual Arts & Contemporary Craft in Jewelry
Bunbury, Australia

2013 Stone Wall Project
Carlow, Ireland

2013 International Turning Exchange, Residency The Center for Art in Wood
Philadelphia, USA 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

1989/90 Fine Wood Work Assoc. Exhibition
Burswood, Western Australia

1999-04 Australian Woodturning Exhibition
Nunawading, Australia

2000/01/02 Perth Royal Show – Eastern Districts Display
Perth, Western Australia

2005 Scintillating, Armadale City Redevelopment Authority
Armadale, Australia

2005-08/11 Collectors of Wood Art Symposium
Philadelphia, USA

2005/08-09 Turned Wood – Small Treasures, del Mano Gallery
Los Angeles, CA

2005-06 Woodworks, Meatmarket Art Centre
Melbourne, Australia

2005-08/11-16/18 SOFA Chicago
Navy Pier Chicago, IL

2005-11 SOFA New York, Armory
New York, NY

2006/09 Turned & Sculptured Wood, del Mano Gallery
Los Angeles, CA

2006 ART Scottsdale, WestWorld, Art & Antiques
Scottsdale, AZ

2006 Selected Works, del Mano Gallery
Los Angeles, CA

2007 Sculpture, The Shape of Things, Bungendore Wood Works Gallery
Bungendore, Australia

2007 Pacific Connections, Del Mano Gallery
Los Angeles, CA

2009 ‘On Fire’, Mundaring Arts Centre
Mundaring, Australia

2009/10/12/14/16/18 Coast to Coast, Bunbury Regional Art Gallery
Bunbury, Australia

2009 Spirit of Timber -‘Objects of Desire’, Artgeo Gallery
Busselton Australia

2010/11 Mazenod College Fine Art Exhibition
Lesmurdie, Western Australia

2011 Mid West Art Prize, Geraldton Regional Art Gallery
Geraldton, Australia

2011 ‘Signature SouthWest,’ ArtGeo Gallery
Busselton, Australia

2011 Pi to Pentagon, Collaboration with Harvey Fein, SOFA Chicago
Chicago, IL

2011 Christmas Shop, Bunbury Regional Art Galleries
Bunbury, Western Australia

2012/13 South Western Times Survey, Bunbury Regional Art Gallery
Bunbury, Australia

2012 SOFA Chicago, “Thunder Down Under”
Chicago, IL

2012 ‘Neil Turner Unfolding’, South West Showcase, Bunbury Regional Art Galleries
Bunbury, Australia

2012 Robyn Wood’s CORES Recycled, The Center For Art in Wood
Philadelphia, PA

2012 Crafthaus (online exhibition), “Crafting this Antipodean Place”

2012-16 Art Palm Beach
Miami, FL

2013 “Harmony” Professional Outreach Programme (POP), American Association of Woodturners Gallery of Wood Art
St Paul, Minnesota

2013 “Currents” American Association of Woodturners Symposium Invitational exhibition
Tampa, FL

2013 allTurnatives Form + Spirit 2014, The Center for Art in Wood
Philadelphia USA

2015 “Coalesce” Solo exhibition, Linton and Kay Galleries
Perth, Australia

2015 ArtGeo Exhibition, ArtGeo Gallery,
Busselton, Western Australia

2015 City of Kalgoorlie Art Prize
Kalgoorlie, Western Australia

2015 “Patterns” Professional Outreach Programme (POP), American Association of Wood turners, Gallery of Wood Art
Pittsburgh, PA

2015 Perth College 31st Annual Exhibition
Mount Lawley, Western Australia

2016 Pigments of Your Imagination, Carmel School
Dianella, Western Australia

2017 Sphere – Second Round, Professional Outreach Programme (POP) American Association of Wood Turners
Kansas City Kansas

2018 Out of the Woods – Traditional Form Revisited Professional Outreach Programme (POP) American Association of Wood Turners
Portland Oregon

2018 WOOD: 25 Years of Innovation. Collectors of Wood Art – SOFA Chicago.
Navy Pier. Chicago, IL

2018 Studio Furniture 2018. Bungendore Wood Works Gallery
Bungendore NSW Australia

2019 Boxes to Die For, Messler Gallery. Center for Furniture Craftsmanship.
Maine USA

Public Art

2016 Kidsafe WA
140 Railway Parade West Leederville Perth. Western Australia

2017 Intercontinental Hotel (Concierge)
815 Hay St, Perth. Western Australia

COLLECTIONS

Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh PA

Armadale Redevelopment Authority Collection, City of Armadale Collection

Shire of Capel Art Collection

Norton Rockler Collection, Medina, Minnesota, USA

City of Bunbury Art Collection

Government House, Canberra

Numerous International Private Collections (USA, UK and Japan)

GRANTS, ARTICLES AND DEMONSTRATIONS

2013 Artflight Grant (Department of Culture and the Arts WA) – International Turning Exchange.
Philadelphia America

2013 Artist Profile in UK Woodturning Magazine, UK Wood Carving, Crafts Arts International Issue 87

2012-18 Professionally writes articles for American Association for Woodturning, UK Woodturning and Australian Wood Review

2011/12/15-17/19 Turnfest Demonstrator, Sea World Resort
Queensland

2013/15 Demonstrator at American Assoc. of Woodturning Symposium

2015 Demonstrator at Utah Woodturning Symposium

2013/15 Professional Demonstrations throughout USA

2015-18 Demonstrator – Numerous Western Australian clubs.
Western Australia

2016/19 Demonstrator – Tutor and Turn
Rockhampton, Australia

2017 Demonstrator – 2-Day workshop
Mackay, Queensland

2017 Demonstrator – Numerous clubs and Lee Valley stores
Canada

2017 Demonstrator – Spin Around
Oamaru, New Zealand

2018 Teacher – Escoulen Woodturning School
Aiguines, France

2018 Demonstrator – Les Petites Journees d’Anguines Symposium
Aiguines. France

2018 Demonstrator – Woodturning International Symposium,
Pukekohe New Zealand

2019 Demonstrator -  Numerous clubs New Zealand