Copyright © Leonie Westbrook 2017. All rights reserved.

​​​Leonie Westbrook

​CV

Selected Exhibitions

2017                  Contemporary Wearables '17, Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery, QLD

                          Left and Right, Radiant Pavilion, Studio Ingot, Fitzroy VIC                          

                          d'Angle it, SALA festival, Zu Design, Jewellery + Objects, Adelaide SA

                          The Ring Show, Naomi Schwartz Gallery, Henley Beach, SA

                          Solastalgia, Gray Street Workshop Gallery, Adelaide SA

2016                  National Contemporary Jewellery Award, Griffith Regional Art Gallery, NSW

                          Revealed3: Someone's and everyone's, Anne & Gordon Samstag Museum of Art, Adelaide SA

​                          Linked, SALA festival, Zu Design, Jewellery + Objects, Adelaide SA

​                          Calendar Girls, Gray Street Workshop Gallery, Adelaide SA 
2015                  Illuminate, Radiant PavillionStudio Ingot, Fitzroy, VIC
                          Threads, Zu Design, Jewellery + Objects, Adelaide SA
2014                  Edgy, Zu Design, Jewellery + Objects
                          Exquisite, Zu Design, Jewellery + Objects
2013                  The Ring, Studio Ingot
                          Two Ways, Gray Street Workshop Gallery, Adelaide SA
                          Mixquisite, Zu Design, Jewellery + Objects and Studio 2017, Waterloo, NSW
                          The Finer Things, Zu Design, Jewellery + Objects
                          The Nature, Gallery 1855, Tea Tree Gully SA
2012                   Jing Tinglers, Gray Street Workshop Gallery
                          The Grass is Greener, Zu Design, Jewellery + Objects
                          Hand-picked, Zu Design, Jewellery + Objects
                          Process, Gray Street Workshop Gallery
                          Waterhouse Natural History Art Prize, South Australian Museum, Adelaide
2011                  Cherish, Artisan, Fortitude Valley QLD
                          I Heart Jewellery, Zu Design, Jewellery + Objects, Adelaide SA
                          Waterhouse Natural History Art Prize, South Australian Museum, Adelaide
                          Wishlist, Craftsouth (now Guildhouse), Adelaide SA
                          Buda, Contemporary Australian Silver & Metalwork Exhibition, Castlemaine VIC
2010                  Relics, Solo exhibition, JamFactory Contemporary Craft and Design, Adelaide SA
                          Teawares, JamFactory Contemporary Craft and Design 
                          Hang Around, Zu Design, Jewellery + Objects
                           Wish List, Prospect Gallery, Nailsworth SA
                          Metal on The Map, JamFactory Contemporary Craft and Design, and Gallery Central, Perth WA
                          Generate, Murray Bridge Regional Gallery SA
2009                  The Ring, Studio Ingot
                          Pattern, JamFactory Contemporary Craft and Design
                          Generate, JamFactory Contemporary Craft and Design
                          Cheers, Zu Design + Objects
                          Italian Centre Design Awards, JamFactory Contemporary Craft and Design
                          Its simple they match, Zu Design, Jewellery + Objects
2008                  Concurrent, Gallery 139, Magil SA
                          Zu Presents, Zu Design, Jewellery + Objects
                          National Contemporary Jewellery Award, Griffith Regional Art Gallery, NSW
                          Waterhouse Natural History Art Prize, South Australian Museum
                          Hooked On The Ear, Zu Design, Jewellery + Objects
                          Wishlist, The Space Above, Adelaide SA
                          Far Out East, Self Preservation Gallery, Melbourne VIC
Awards, Collections 
2017                  Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery Collection, acquired from Contemporary Wearables '17 Award Exhibition

​2017                  Art Gallery of South Australia collection, as part of Daaldler Collection acquisition.

2016                  National Contemporary Jewellery Award, Finalist, Griffith Regional Art Gallery, NSW

​2016                  Adelaide Fringe, Visual Art and Design Award, High commendation, for Calendar Girls

2009/11/12       Waterhouse Natural History Art Prize,  Finalist, Sculpture & Object Section, South Australian Museum, Adelaide
2012                  Research, Development and Production of New Metal Work, Arts SA Project Grant
2012                  Using metal to mirror nature, The Weekender Herald
2008                  The Compendium Of Contemporary Jewellery Makers’, Darling Publications, Cologne, Germany

Publications

2017                  Narrative Jewellery, Tales from the toolbox, Author Mark Fenn, Schiffer Publishing

2016                  Revealed3: Someone's and everyone's, exhibition catalogue essay by Julie Ewington
2016                  12 moons and 12 jewellers, Calendar Girls catalogue essay by Julie Ewington

​2013                  Metalsmithing for Jewelry Makers, by Jinks McGrath. Several images used on the cover for UK version of the book
2013                  The arts and community get SALA powered, In Daily, Charles Gent, Flinders University

2012                  Using metal to mirror nature, The Weekender Herald
2008                  The Compendium Of Contemporary Jewellery Makers’, Darling Publications, Cologne, Germany
Education
2008-2009         Associate Designer, Career Development Scheme – Metal Design Studio, JamFactory Contemporary Craft and Design, Adelaide SA

1998-2001         Bachelor of Applied Art, University of South Australia
1994-1996         Bachelor of Secondary Education, Art & Design, University of South Australia
Selected Professional Development

2017-ongoing   Mentorship with Catherine Truman, Gray Street Workshop, Adelaide, SA 

​2017                  Beyond Skill, Masterclass with Belgian silversmith David Huycke, RMIT Gold and Silversmithing studios, Melbourne VIC

​2017                  Making Out  JMGA Conference, NGV Australia and RMIT, Melbourne VIC

2017                  Radiant Pavilion, Contemporary Jewellery Week, various locations, Melbourne VIC

​2017                  Artist talk for Solastalgia, Gray Street Workshop, SA

2016.                 Calendar Girls Project, Featured artist in January 2016, Gray Street Workshop Celebrates 30 years.

2015                  Radiant Pavilion, Melbourne Contemporary Jewellery Trail, various locations, Melbourne VIC

2012                  Access Tenant, Gray Street Workshop

2012                  Artist talk and demonstration during Process exhibition at Gray Street Workshop for SALA festival.
2011-12             Project Assistant, Craftsouth (now Guildhouse), ‘Subversive Clay’, 2012 Australian Ceramics Triennale
                           Project Assistant, Craftsouth (now Guildhouse), 'Imagining Interiors', Curated by Wendy Walker
2010-11             Independent studio, JamFactory Contemporary Craft and Design
2010                   Artist Talk, Teawares, JamFactory Contemporary Craft and Design
2009-11             Wholesale and Administration Assistant, JamFactory Contemporary Craft and Design
2008-12             Administration Assistant, Craftsouth (now Guildhouse)
2008-09             Mitcham Cultural Village Executive Committee, Selected Representative, City of Mitcham, SA
2008                  Waterhouse Natural History Art Prize, demonstration, South Australian Museum
                          Inside Out , JMGA Conference, various venues, Adelaide SA
                          Jewellery Workshop Tutor, JamFactory Contemporary Craft and Design