SELECTED EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS   

2002 Master of Arts (Fine Art), Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology University

1991 Post Graduate Studies in Visual Arts, Curtin University

1985 Teachers Higher Certificate, Education Department of Western Australia

1983 BA Fine Arts, Western Australian Institute of Technology

1981 Associateship in Art Teaching, Western Australian Institute of Technology.

1973 Diploma of Teaching and Teachers Certificate, Graylands Teachers College.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2006 Studio Coordinator Printmaking School of Art, RMIT University

2003-05 Head Department of Art, Faculty of BEAD, Curtin University

2002 Deputy Head School of Art, Curtin University

2001-1999 Undergraduate Coordinator, School of Art, Curtin University

1998-88 Coordinator Printmaking, SOA, Curtin University

1987 Carine TAFE, Lecturer

1986-85 Albany TAFE, Curtin Course Coordinator, acting Senior Lecturer

1984 Duncraig Senior High School, Art teacher

1983-80 WA Ministry of Education, Education Officer, Art Advisory

1979 Art Specialist Teacher, Bridgetown

1978 Newton Moore Senior High School, Art teacher

1977-76 Art specialist teacher primary

1975-74 Education Department of WA, primary school teacher

OLO EXHIBITIONS

2019 Don’t Blink Twice, Turner Galleries, WA

2015 Spanish Walking, Turner Galleries, WA

2013 Double Vision, Turner Galleries, WA

2011 Unrealised, Turner Galleries, WA

2011 New Works, Umbrella Studio Contemporary Arts, Townsville, Qld

2009 Necromancing, Showcase Gallery Central TAFE, WA

2003 Portent, Perth International Arts Festival, Fremantle Arts Centre, WA

2002 An Enduring Symbol II, Faculty Gallery RMIT University, VIC

2000 An Enduring Symbol, Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts, WA

2000 In Progress, Gossard Project Space, RMIT, VIC

1995 In The Eye of The Beholder, Artplace, Perth WA

1993 To Thy Own Self Be True, Chiang Mai University Gallery, Thailand

1993 Sculpture and Prints, Artplace, WA

1992 An Odd, Odd Thought, Delaney Galleries, WA

1991 Devotional Fetish Objects, Fremantle Arts Centre, WA

1989 Of Cups, Festival of Perth Exhibition, Addendum Gallery, WA

1989 H Hummerston Printmaker, Geraldton Regional Art Gallery, WA

1989 Towards Some Understanding, Spiral Gallery, WA

1985 Works on Paper, The Vine Gallery, Mt Barker, WA

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITION

2018 Galvanise, Old Customs House, Fremantle.

2017 Sculpture at Bathers Beach, Fremantle.

2017 Scene, Nyisztor Studio, WA

2017 Gifted, Fremantle Arts Centre, Fremantle.

2015 Scene, Nyisztor Studio, WA

2014 Staff Room, PS Art Space, Fremantle

2014 Boom, City of Perth Art Collection, Council House, WA

2013 Pure contemplation without knowledge 5, Nyisztor Studio, WA

2012 Midwest Art prize, Geraldton Regional Art Gallery

2012 City of Joondalup Invitation Art Award, WA

2011 Familiar Unfamiliar, C3 Contemporary Artspace Vic

2011 Artists for peace, Moores Building Contemporary Gallery, WA

2011 Angel Hair, Alcoa Mandurah Gallery, WA

2011 City of Joondalup Invitation Art Award, WA

2011 Infest, Central Gallery, WA

2010 Harbouring Histories, Durban University, South Africa

2010 Exchange, RMIT School of Art Gallery, VIC

2010 Beneath the skin, Wagga Wagga Art Gallery, NSW

2010 Home Open, Fremantle Arts Centre, WA

2010 City of Joondalup Invitation Art Award, WA

2010 Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital Art Award, WA

2010 WallPaper, Gallery Central, WA

2010 GET smART, John Curtin Gallery WA

2010 Ten 2000 – 2010, Homes a Court Gallery, WA

2009 Staff Room 09, Moores Building Contemporary Art Gallery, WA

2008 Closet Circus, Bunbury Regional Art Galleries, WA

2007 Font, Central TAFE Art Gallery, Perth WA

2007 Altered States, Wagga Wagga Art Gallery, New South Wales

2007 The Art of Giving, Murdoch University, Perth, WA

2007 by the light of the moon, Impressions on Paper Gallery, Canberra, ACT

2006 The Men’s Gallery,The Doll’s House, Melbourne, Victoria

2006-2008 Mine Own Executioner, Art on The Move Touring exhibition, WA

2006 Staff Room, Moores Building Contemporary Art Gallery, Fremantle, WA

2005 Mine Own Executioner, Survey Exhibition, Mundaring Arts Centre, WA

2004 Mine Own Executioner, Mundaring Arts Centre, WA

2004 Two Wheels Good, Fremantle Arts Centre, WA

2003 Animalistic, Touring Exhibition, Edith Cowan University, WA

2003 Retablo, Art 03, WA Contemporary Art Fair, WA

2002 27 Annual Shell Fremantle Print Award, WA

2002 Kurb Your Indifference, Kurb Gallery, WA

2002 Compact Prints, Print Exchange Exhibition, Umbrella Studio, QLD

2002 Love Your Work, Fremantle Arts Centre, WA

2001 26 Annual Shell Fremantle Print Award, Fremantle Arts Centre, WA

2001 Prints WA 2001, The Moores Building, Fremantle WA

2001 Printonline, Impressions Gallery, Northbridge WA

2000 Korea-Australia Print Exchange Exhibition, RMIT Gallery Story Hall, VIC

2000 Prints WA 2000, The Moores Building, WA

1999 Art For Australia Portfolio, Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery, University of WA

1999 The Cask - An Aussie Icon, USQ Arts Gallery, QLD

1999 Shell Fremantle Print Award, Fremantle Arts Centre, WA

1998 The Cask - An Aussie Icon, National Gallery of Victoria, VIC

1998 Artplace at 101, Gallery 101, VIC

1998 Artists Against Racism, Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts, WA

1997 Read My Lips, Fremantle Arts Centre, WA

1997 On Censorship, Artplace, Perth WA

1996 The Ultimate Proof, Art Gallery of Western Australia, WA

1996 Printmedia, Casula Powerhouse Art Centre, NSW

1995 Pacific Rim International Print Exhibition, University of Hawaii, USA

1995 Extraordinary Paintings, Erica Underwood Gallery, Curtin University, WA

1995 A Survey in Printmaking, Claremont Art School Gallery, WA

1994 At The Front - Artists at War, Art Gallery of Western Australia, WA

1994 Studio One Exchange Exhibition, Studio One, ACT

1994 Masculinities, Claremont Art School Gallery, WA

1994 Erotic Works, Artplace, WA

1993 Bunbury Biennale, Bunbury Regional Art Gallery, WA

1993 Fremantle Print Award, Fremantle Arts Centre, WA

1993 The Advantage of Isolation, Festival of Perth Exhibition, Artplace, WA

1993 The Advantage of Isolation, Blaxland Gallery, NSW

1993 Six Hundred and Seventy Two Heads, Fremantle Arts Centre, WA

1992 ARX3, (Artist Regional Exchange), Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts, WA

1992 The Loaded Image: Satire in Contemporary Art, The Art Gallery of Western Australia

1992 Acquisitions 1990/91, Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery, University of Western Australia

1992 Urban reality, NETS Touring Exhibition, WA

1991 Printessentials, Festival of Perth Exhibition, The Moores Building, WA

1991 Woodworks, The Erica Underwood Gallery, University of Western Australia, WA

1991 Artist - Artist, Festival of Perth Exhibition, Fremantle Arts Centre, WA

1990 Screenprints, Tools of The Trade Series, The Art Gallery of Western Australia, WA

1990 Gotham Goes Shopping, Festival of Perth Exhibition, PICoArt, WA

1989 Western Australian Prints Recent Acquisitions, The Art Gallery of Western Australia

1989 Henri Worland Memorial Print Award 1989, Warrnambool Art Gallery, VIC

1989 Fable Talk, Festival of Perth Exhibition,The Moores Building, WA

1988 Bicentenary Print Award, Bridge Street Gallery, NSW

1988 The One Off Show, The Beach Gallery, WA

1988 Fremantle Print Award, Fremantle Arts Centre, WA

1987 Southern Printmakers, Festival Fringe, Glyde Gallery, WA

1987 Luv A Duck, Undercroft Gallery, University of Western Australia, WA

1987 Fremantle Print Award, Fremantle Arts Centre, WA

1986 Three Premiers Art Purchase, Bunbury City Art Gallery, WA

1986 M.P.A.C. 7th Biennial Print Acquisitive, Mornington Art Gallery, VIC

1986 Fremantle Print Award, Fremantle Arts Centre, WA

1985 Australian Prints 1985 Exhibition, Print Council of Australia, Touring USA

1984 M.P.A.C., 6th Biennial Print Acquisitive, Mornington Gallery, VIC

1984 Bunbury City Invitation Art Purchase, Bunbury Art Gallery, WA

1984 Fremantle Print Award, Fremantle Art Gallery, WA

1984 6 by 6 Show, Fremantle Art Gallery, WA

1983 Henry Worland Print Award, Warranambool Art Gallery, VIC

1983 Fremantle Print Award, Fremantle Art Gallery, WA

1982 The Xerox Show, Quentin Gallery, WA

1982 Andrew & Lillian Pederson Memorial Prize for Printmaking, Queensland Art Gallery

1982 Political Print Show, Praxis Gallery, WA

1981 Artists Against Uranium, Fremantle Art Gallery, WA

1981 Fremantle Print Award, Fremantle Art Gallery, WA

1981 Young Artist Awards, The Art Gallery of Western Australia

1981 The Postcard Show, Galerie Dusseldorf, WA

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY 

Goddard, Julian: 'Hummerston's Double Vision' Exhibition Catalogue, July, 2013

Fitzpatrick, Donal; ’Unrealised’, Exhibition Catalogue, August, 2011

Thelma John, Julie Hobbs: Wallpaper Exhibition Catalogue, July 2010

Spencer, Ric; ‘Necromancing the Tableau Vivant’, Exhibition Catalogue, September, 2009

Spencer, Ric; ‘Symbology for Youth Lays Out Future’, West Australian, 28 October, 2009

ABC Regional TV; The Horn Collection of WA Art Pt 2 Video 2009

Green, Rona; ‘Altered States’, exhibition catalogue, Wagga Wagga Art Gallery, July, 2007

Spencer, Ric; ‘A movable feast of art’s changing Face’ Western Australian, January 2007

Spencer, Ric; ‘Chuck another metaphor on the babbie’ West Australian, October 2005

English, Annie; ‘Perth International Art Festival’, Art Monthly, December 2002, p60

English, Annie; ‘Very Now’, Art Monthly, October 2002, p46

O’Brien, Philippa; ‘Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts’, Artlink, , Vol. 20, No 4, 2000. p77

English, Annie; ‘Exhibition Excitement’, Art Monthly, November 2000, p46

Wilson, Leigh; ‘An Enduring Symbol’, Artseen (http://www.artseen.vbw.com.au/index.html), October 2000

Bromfield, David; ‘Intricacies of Context’,Western Australian, 7 October, 2000

‘RMIT’, The Bulletin, Vol. 4, No 2, May 2000, p4

Huppatz, D.J; The Cask - an Aussie icon, catalogue introduction, 1998

Bromfield, David; ‘Biggles, Buddha & The Fear of Books’, Western Australian, 14 June, 1997

Nelson, Alice; ‘Cause for Celebration’, Imprint, Vol. 32, No 2, 1997, p9

Bromfield, David; ‘Censorship Raises Vexed Question’, Western Australian, 24 May, 1997

Herriman, Anna; ‘Public Objects and Private Parts in Harry Hummerston’s Recent Assemblages’, Artlink, Vol. 16, No 1,1996, pp.58-61

Weston, Neville; ‘Work It Out For Yourselves’, Western Review, Ocober,1995, p18

Tailor, Robyn; ‘Tickling The Male Psyche’, Artlink, Vol. 14, No 3, 1994, p85

Wallace, Linda; ‘Undergrowth Articulated’, Eyeline, Special ARX3 issue, 1993, p51

Duxbury, Lesley; ‘Big Prints Boom’, Imprint, Vol. 28, No 4, Summer 1993, pp15-16

Bromfield, David; ‘Originality Shines Through’, Western Australian, 8 August, 1992

Banks, Ron; ‘Wild Boy Ranges Between Sophistication and Whimsy’, Western Australian, 7 August, 1992

Bromfield, David, ‘Hooked on Images of Agony’, The Western Australian, 1 June, 1991

Gaynor, A & Horridge, N (ed); Gotham Goes Shopping, February, 1990, p28

Quick, Ron; Henri Worland Memorial Print Award, Imprint, Vol. 24, No 4. December 1989, p8

Anderson, S & Paterson Drake Brockman,R; Fable Talk, Festival of Perth Catalogue, p38

Quick, Larry Unconditionally Yours, Rare Earth Media, 1989

Lally, Janice; Fable Talk, Praxis M, July 1989, p35

Directory 1988 Australian Artists producing Prints, Print Council of Australia,

Clark, Deborah ‘West Australia Prints’, Imprint, Vol. 23, No 3, September 1988, pp.1-2

Gooding, Janda; ‘The Art Gallery of Western Australia’, Imprint, Vol. 23, No 1-2, June 1988, p20

‘Member Prints’ Imprint, Vol. 20, No 3-4, 1985, p28

Germaine, Max; Artists and Galleries of Australia, Boorarong Presser, 1984

Australian Directory of Printmakers, 1982, Print Council of Australia

AWARDS, GRANTS, COMMISSIONS & RESIDENCES   

2009 Artist in Residence, Central TAFE

2009 Art Angles Acquisition

1999 New Concepts Grant, Ministry For Culture And The Arts, ArtsWA

1999 Outside Study Program Grant, Curtin University of Technology

1999 Commission, Art For Australia Print Portfolio. Australian Republican Movement

1994 Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital Acquisitive Prize 1994

1993 Bunbury Biennale 1993 Acquisition Winner, Bunbury Regional Art Gallery, WA

1993 Artist in Residence, Chiang Mai University, Thailand

1993 New Researches Grant, Curtin University of Technology

1989 Artist in Residence, Spiral Gallery, Fremantle

1988 Experimental Print Award, West Australian Printmakers Association

1988 Australian Picture Framers Association 1988 Commission

1986 Three Premiers Art Purchase, winner Sir Newton Moore Best Works on Paper

1985 Print Council of Australia, Member Print Commission

COLLECTIONS

Art Gallery of Western Australia

National Gallery of Victoria

National Gallery of Thailand

Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery

Australian War Memorial ACT

Art Bank

Print Council of Australia

Department of Culture and the Arts WA

Kerry Stokes Collection

Wesfarmers Collection

Janet Holmes a Court Collection

Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery, University of Western Australia

Curtin University of Technology WA

Monash Gallery of Art, Murdoch University Vic

Edith Cowen University WA

Chiang Mai University Thailand

Deakin University Vic

Charles Darwin University NT

RMIT University Union Vic

University of Queensland Union Qld

Wagga Wagga Art Gallery NSW

Bunbury Regional Art Gallery

Geraldton Regional Art Gallery

Benedictine Religious Art Collection, New Norcia

Cairns TAFE Collection Qld

Central Institute Perth WA

Capricornia Institute of Advanced Education Qld

Hamilton Print Collection, Victorian Education Dept

City of Perth Collection WA

City of Fremantle Collection WA

City of Joondalup Collection

L & E Horn Collection

C & M Hill Collection

Royal Perth Hospital WA

Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital WA

King Edward Memorial Hospital WA

Denmark Town Council WA

Manjimup Shire Council WA

Northam Town Council WA

Waverley Council Vic

Health Department of Western Australia Western

Australian School of Mines

Ministry of Education WA

Sir Claude Hotchins Collection Albany WA.

Perth Building Society WA

The Alexander Library WA