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Terri Brooks 2015

Curriculum Vitae Terri Brooks



2010       Doctor of Philosophy by research, University of Ballarat, 'Makeshift,  Abstraction and the Australian Patina'

2005       Master of Arts by research, University of Ballarat accepted in full without change

1988       Graduate Diploma (Fine Art) with distinction, RMIT University

1987       Bachelor of Arts (Fine Art) with distinction, RMIT University


Individual exhibitions

2024       Islands and Asteroids, studio release (Yarra Bend Gallery)

2023       Painting is architecture, Tacit Art Galleries, Melbourne

2022       Spectrum: The possibilities of light, Tacit Art Galleries, Melbourne

2020       Gems, Flinders Lane Gallery Melbourne

               The Profundity of Nothing: The Exhibitions of Sinersi, Sineresi Arte, Italy

               Terri Brooks in Focus, Linton and Kay Galleries, Perth

               Terri Brooks' Lounge Show, Art Lounge International, Ohio

2019       Following a Path 2014-9, Tacit Art Galleries with Flinders Lane Gallery

               Line and Weight, Flinders Lane Gallery

2018       Further Afield, Flinders Lane Gallery

2016       Principia, Flinders Lane Gallery

2015       Off The Grid, in collaboration with Fabrizio Fortini, Piscinacomunale, Milan

               It’s The Thought That Counts, Kunsthuis LOOF, Netherlands

               Terri Brooks, Bird in Hand Winery/Aptos Cruz Galleries, Adelaide Hills

2014       Brown and Bone, Flinders Lane Gallery

2013       Over the Edges, Orexart, Auckland

2012       Echoes of the Land, Aptos Cruz Galleries, Stirling, SA (with Kate Briscoe, Virginia Kaiser, Milton Moon & Aurukun sculpture from Cape York)

2011       Over the Edge, Flinders Lane Gallery

2010       Beyond the Surface, Aptos Cruz Galleries (with Keren Seelander, Peter Syndicas and Wendy Fairclough)

2009       White Open, University of Ballarat Post Office Gallery, Ballarat

               New Works, Flinders Lane Gallery, Melbourne

2007       Found Marks, Flinders Lane Gallery

2006       Painting forever and ever—part two, Harris Courtin Gallery, Sydney

2005       Painting forever and ever, Flinders Lane Gallery

2004       Harris Courtin Gallery

2003       Marked by Time, Flinders Lane Gallery

2002       Harris Courtin Gallery

2001       Flinders Lane Gallery

1999       Flinders Lane Gallery

1997       Flinders Lane Gallery

1994       The Tapping of the Tin, Melbourne Contemporary Art Gallery

1992       Melbourne Contemporary Art Gallery

1990       Melbourne Contemporary Art Gallery

1989       A Portrait of Space, Friends of the Earth Gallery


Two and three person exhibitions

2021       Terri Brooks and Tracey Lamb, Cross Gallery, QLD.

               3: Terri Brooks, Kees de Vries, Harmen van der Tuin, MUGA, Museum Gallery Heerenveen, NL

2020       Rose Moxham, John Hockings and Terri Brooks, Cross Gallery, QLD

2018       Terri Brooks and Harmen Van Der Tuin at Galerie LOOF Netherlands

               Brooks, Cusack, Schiemann, Cross Gallery Qld.

               Relic and other stories, an exhibition by Terri Brooks and Michael Cusack, Byron School of Art Project Space.

2017       Kosmos, Stan Van Steendam, Drawing Series, Terri Brooks, Kunsthuis LOOF, NL

2016       Rock Paper Scissors, Ruth Levine and Terri Brooks, a Fanuli Event, Melbourne

2011       Distil, Katherine Boland and Terri Brooks, Gadfly Gallery, Perth

2010       Forgotten Spaces, Alan Bates & Terri Brooks, Salt Contemporary Art, Queenscliff

               Pilven, Pilven and Brooks, Neville Pilven, Peter Pilven, Terri Brooks, Stefano’s Gallery 25, Mildura

2009       Zerbrechliche Weite : Fragile Vastness, Terri Brooks & Bernd Kerkin, 2007–09, Kunstsammlung brandenburg, Germany

               Antipoden II, Rob Whitton, Terri Brooks, Bernd Kerkin, University of Ballarat Post Office Gallery, Ballarat

1994       Andrew Trahair & Terri Brooks, Melbourne Contemporary Art Gallery


Selected group exhibitions

2024       FEMME, Women in Art, Studio Gallery Group, Brisbane

               FEMME, Women in Art, Studio Gallery Group, Sydney

               This is the future of Non-Objective Art, Falconx, NY

               This is the future of Non-Objective Art, curated by Suzan Shutan, Atlantic Gallery, New York

2023       Artbox, Tacit Galleries, Melbourne

               CURATING / CREATING, curated by Bogumila Strojna, Abstract Projects, Paris

               Substrates, Tacit Galleries, Melbourne

               Just Ideas, Cross Gallery, Bundaberg

               Bound Pigment: Celebrating Paint, Tacit Galleries, Melbourne

2022       Salon: TJ Bateson, Robyn Burgess, Terri Brooks, Tacit Galleries, Melbourne

               Substrates, Tacit Galleries, Melbourne

               Cross Gallery Projects, Brisbane

               The Butterfly Effect: Stand with Ukraine, Poimena Gallery, Launceston, Tasmania

               Tacit VoicesTacit Galleries, Melbourne

2021       6th Biennale of international non objective art, curated by Terri Brooks and Louise Blyton, YBG/Art Thoughts, Melbourne

               Orbit, curated by Paul Snell, Poimena Gallery, Ten Days on the Island.

               Of Colour and Light, Bienale : Womens' abstraction, West End Art Space, Melbourne

2020       The Paper Bag Award Show, Cross Gallery, Bundaberg

               20 (2020), 20rh Anniversary Exhibition, Tacit Galleries, Melbourne

               A6 Murals Worldwide, a project by Lydia Wierenga's NL

               Image_Object, curated by Paul Snell, Poimena Gallery, Mona Foma 2020, Launceston 

2019       Salvaconnome (Saveas) curated by Adriano Pasquali, Piscinacomunale, Milan

               30x30, Flinders Lane Gallery, 30 year anniversary exhibition

               Industrial Panorama, curated by Clinton Cross at Gatakers Art Space, Maryborough

               Coterie to Coterie, International Biennale of Reductive and Non Objective Art, Stores Building, Sydney.

               Third Birthday Exhibition, Cross Gallery, Bundaberg

               Breathe, curated by Avid Boecker, Museum St Wendel, Germany

               New Modern, RNOP Road Paintings,curated by Billy Gruner, Five Walls, Footscray      

               Colour/Field 2, Cross Gallery, Bundaberg

               Colour/Field, curated by Clinton Cross, Gatakers Art Space, Maryborugh

2018       Earth / Bound : A Cross Gallery Presentation, Crow Street Creative, Photopia Studios, Gladstone, QLD.

               'Of Colour and Light'  curated by Anna Prifti, WestEnd Art Space, Melbourne

               The History Files, PiscinaComunale, Milan

               Mary Poppins Festival, Gatakers ArtSpace Maryborough, Clinton Cross

               ON OFF exhibition space launch, Milan

               The Exquisite Palette, St Lukes Colourmen, Tacit Galleries, Collingwood.

               Small Works - A Survery, curated by Julie Keating and Debbie Hill, RRRGAT, Cororooke, Vic.

               After London, curated by Clinton Cross, Cross Gallery, QLD.

2017       A Secret Place, Gatakers Art Space, Maryborough, QLD, curated by Clinton Cross

               Land / Line / Sea, Artlacuna, London, curated by Clinton Cross

               Dirty Filthy Painting, BSA Project Space NSW

               Doofword, Cross Gallery, Cooroy, Sunshine coast, QLD.

               Shades of Grey, Tacit Art Galleries, Melbourne

               This Matters, Galerie LOOF, Jubegga, Netherlands

               This Wild Song launch and forum at the Art Room, Footscray

               Denfair, with Flinders Lane Gallery, Convention Centre, Melbourne

               Cross Gallery @ Relish Festival, Gatakers Art Space Maryborough, QLD

               Painting, Installations, Objects, curated by Marzena Paczkowska, ZPAP, Galleria Kierat, Szczecin, Poland

               Timelines, Boekercontemporary, Heidelberg, Germany

               Gloss over Rawness, grand opening WestEnd Art Space, curated by Anna Prifti

               Rotterdam Contemporary, Kunsthuis LOOF, World Trade Centre, Rotterdam

2016       ArtTheHague, Kunsthuis LOOF, The Hague

               Paper 5, Curated by Clinton Cross, Creative Regions Ltd. Bundaberg QLD

               Of light and colour, Yarra Sculpture Space, Melbourne

               KunstRAI Amsterdam, Kunsthuis LOOF

               Shades of Grey, Tacit Contemporary Art Space, Melbourne

               Mail Art, PiscinaComunale

               Purpuri, Space22, Milan

               35 x 35cm Art Project, The Copelouzos Family Art Museum, Athens

2015       Direction Now, Caboolture Regional Art Gallery, QLD

               Direction Now, Lismore Regional Art Gallery

2014       Nero su bianco, Piscina Comunale,

               Direction Now, Town Hall Gallery, Hawthorn

               Place, Aptos Cruz Galleries, SA

               25th Anniversary exhibition, Flinders Lane Gallery

               Melbourne Art Fair

               Sedimentation, curated by Alessandra D’Arbe, Linton and Kay Galleries, Perth

               Direction Now, Glasshouse Regional Gallery, Port Macquarie

               9 Irwin St, Yarralumla, Form Studio and Gallery

               Drawing the Line, curated by Geoff Tolchard, Chapman and Bailey Gallery

               Portrait Show, Flinders Lane Gallery

               Gaffer back at 236 Hollywood Rd Sheung Wan

2013       Summer Show, Flinders Lane Gallery

               Five, Form Studio and Gallery, Queanbeyan

               Gaffer showcase, 236 Hollywood Road, Hong Kong 

               Spring Decorative Art Fair, Battersea Park, London, Wilson Stephens Fine Art

               Hong Kong Affordable Art Fair, Gaffer Ltd.

               London Art Fair, Wilson Stephens Fine Art

               Wilson Stephens & Jones, London

2012       Triple Happiness, Flinders Lane Gallery

               The Artist Relief Project, International on-line exhibition curated by Arielle Sandler

               Art for a cause, Form Studio and Gallery, Queanbeyan, NSW

               Five miles from the sea, Locale, Richmond Town Hall

               Summer Exhibition, Gaffer Ltd., Hong Kong

               Space, Flinders Lane Gallery

               ClimARTe Change, Form Studio and Gallery

               'Der glückliche Griff' 'The Lucky Handle', Kunstsammlung Neubrandenburg, Germany

               Covering Ground, Dark Horse Experiment, Melbourne

               Six Melbourne Artists, Gaffer Ltd.

2011       The River, Bundoora Homestead Art Centre

               Covering Ground, curator Dion Johnson, Harris Gallery, University of La Verne, California

               Five Miles from the Sea, curated by Geoff Tolchard, Level 17 Artspace, Victoria University

               Wet Paint, Flinders Lane Gallery

2010       Harris Courtin Gallery

2009       Golden Plains Arts Trail, Illabrook/Rokewood Junction Hall

               10:30, Graduate Works 1999–2008, University of Ballarat Post Office Gallery, Ballarat

               20 Plus: The sum of us, Flinders Lane Gallery

2008       Surface Tension, Flinders Lane Gallery

               Harris Courtin Gallery

2007       Pure, Flinders Lane Gallery

22nd       Packsaddle Exhibition, New England Regional Art Museum, Armidale, NSW

2006       21st Packsaddle Exhibition, New England Regional Art Museum, Armidale, NSW

               Melbourne International Art Fair

               Harris Courtin Gallery 

                Antipoden, kunstGUT Schmiedenfelde, Germany

               Whiteout, curated by Geoff Tolchard, Benalla Gallery; Switchback Gallery, Monash University, Churchill.

2005        Australian Abstraction, Aptos Cruz Gallery, Adelaide

               JBM Art Consultancy, London, Brisbane and Melbourne Art Fairs

2004       Flinders Lane Gallery

               Melbourne International Art Fair

2003       Harris Courtin Gallery

2002       Melbourne International Art Fair

               Harris Courtin Gallery

               Abstraction on Paper, Flinders Lane Gallery

2001       JAPAN, Aptos Cruz galleries, South Australia

2000       Melbourne International Art Fair

1998       ACAF6

               Group Show Flinders Lane Gallery

1996       Works on Paper, Flinders Lane Gallery

1995       Australia Felix, Benalla

1992       Spoke, Site Specific Installation, curated by Louise Hall, 41 Gold Street

               Homage to Spain, MCA Gallery

1991       The Altarpiece Show—Personal Icons, Platform (Spencer Street)

               Selected Artists, Melbourne Contemporary Art Gallery

1990       Australian Contemporary Art Fair 2

1989       Artists at the Mission, Mission Arts Centre

1987       Emergence, Raw-2 Gallery

1986       Faculty Gallery, RMIT University

1985       Faculty Gallery, RMIT University



2020       Winner, The Paper Bag Award Show, Cross Gallery, Bundaberg, Qld.

2008       University of Ballarat, Research Travel Grant

2007–9   University of Ballarat Research Scholarship

2006       Ministry of Culture, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany (artist workshop)

1992       BP Australia Acquisitive Award

1991       Australia Council, Project Grant

1988       Pura Prize for work on paper, RMIT University

1987       Runner up, John Abdullah and William J. Conn Travelling Scholarship, RMIT University


Selected finalist Art Prizes/Awards

2019       The Bundaberg Art Prize, Bundaberg Qld.

2016       The 41st Rio Tinto Martin Hanson Memorial Award, Paper Section, Gladstone Regional Art Gallery

2015       Wyndham Art Prize

2013       Fleurieu Art Prize

2010       Tattersall’s Club Invitation Landscape Art Prize, Art Promotions Queensland

               Williamstown Festival Contemporary Art Prize, curator Julie Collins, The Substation, Newport

2007       Kedumba Invitation Drawing Award, Wentworth Falls, NSW.

2006       Hatched 06, National Graduate Show, Perth Institute of Contemporary Art (PICA)

2005       Tattersall’s Landscape Art Prize, Art Promotions Queensland

2002       Fleurieu Art Prize & touring exhibition, Fleurieu Peninsula, SA.

1999       The Alice Prize, Alice Springs, NT.

1998       Fleurieu Art Prize, Fleurieu Peninsula, SA.

1997       Outback Art Prize, Broken Hill City Gallery, NSW.

1994       R. M. Ansett Art Award, City of Hamilton Art Gallery

1993       Diamond Valley Acquisitive Awards

1992       Diamond Valley Acquisitive Awards

1992       Artworkz Four, BP Acquisitive Art Awards at 101 Collins Street

1990       Diamond Valley Acquisitive Art Awards

               Artworkz Two, BP Acquisitive Awards

1989       Artworkz One, BP Acquisitive Awards

1988       John Abdullah and William J. Conn Traveling Scholarship, RMIT Gallery, Storey Hall, RMIT University

1987       Mitchell College Union (National Student Art Prize) Bathurst

               John Abdullah and William J. Conn Traveling Scholarship, Faculty Gallery, RMIT University



2006       Plein Air Artists’ Workshop, kunstGUT Schmiedenfelde, Germany


Refereed paper presentations and publications

2008       Makeshift and the Australian Patina’, Sites of activity: on the edge, Australia University Art and Design Council (ACUADS), South Australian                         School of Art,


Paper and Abstract presentations

2008       The makeshift qualities of the paintings of Tony Tuckson’, Crossing Boundaries, Annual Research Conference, niversity of Ballarat.


Guest Speaker

2018       Melbourne Polytechnic

2017       Box Hill Institute, Melbourne

               This Wild Song, launch and forum, The Art Room, Footscray

2016       Principia, Flinders Lane Gallery

2016       Rock Paper Scissors, Fanuli Event, Melbourne

2014       Town Hall Gallery, Hawthorn, ‘Direction Now’

2012       Art Industry Forum, Visual Arts Department, Northern Melbourne Institute of TAFE (NMIT).

2010       Artist Forum, La Trobe University, Mildura Campus

2010       Opening Speech, Alignments, Alan Bates and Robyn Hassall, Woodbine Art, Malmsbury

2009       Art Industry Forum, Visual Arts Department, Northern Melbourne Institute of TAFE (NMIT).

2009       Terri Brooks and Bernd Kerkin, Visiting artist’s forum, Kunstsammlung Neubrandenburg, Germany.



2017       Melbourne Polytechnic

2013-4    Fitzroy Painting

1989–03 Northern Melbourne TAFE (NMIT).


Private and public commissions including Westin Perth and  Four Points, Sheraton Chippendale, 2018; Henley Properties Group in 2006.



2024       'This is the Future of Non-Objective Art', Whitehot Magazine, NY, March 8, 2024

               Carli Philips, 'Open Door Policy', Belle, April 2024 p. 130-9.

               'This is the future of Non-Objective Art', curated by Suzan Shutan, Atlantic Gallery NYC, catalogue p.20

               'This is the Future of Non-Objective Art', Art Spiel, USA, February 2024

               Carli Philips, 'On Solid Ground', Belle, Feb/Mar 2024 p.122-9

2023       'Curating/Creating', Galerie Abstract Project #166, November, Paris

               Terri Brooks, 'Painting is architecture', exhibition catalogue, Tacit Art Galleries, Melbourne.

2022       Elizabeth Fazzare 'Los Angeles Designer Kara Smith Uses Her Home as a Testing Ground for Art' Culture Magazine, Sept. 

               Terri Brooks, 'Spectrum: The possibilities of light', exhibition catalogue, Tacit Art Galleries, Melbourne.

2021       'Utter Simplicity - House at Flat Rock by Billy Maynard', The Local Project, Issue 7, 2021

               Jurjen K. VanderHoek, 'ZERO to Downunder', Tumblr, August.

               'Terri Brooks la profondità del nulla, Dal caos dell'equilibrio interiore', Sineresi Arte, Cronache del Mezzogiorno, It. July 19, 2021. p5.

                Anke Roder, 'Lydia Wierenga, A6 Murals Worldwide', Terri Brooks, Lydia Wierenga NL, p. 18.

               'An Abstract Art Biennale Celebrating Female Artists from Victoria', The Design Files, Feb 2021

               Chris Pearson 'The Sky's the Limit', House and Garden, December 20. 

2020       Jacques Lefebvre-Linetzky `Terri Brooks, L' Art de la Mise en Lignes', Les PromenadeS du regard, Sept 14

               Rhylea Millar, 'The cat is out of the paper bag: Exhibition winner announced', DailyMail, Qld. Jul 23

               'The next award show is in the bag' DailyMail, Bundaberg, Qld. June 10

               Kathryn Marshall, 'Terri Brooks', guest editor, Emma North, Richeldis FA, Emergent Magazine UK, 177-87

2019       Brent Hallard, 'Abstraction between order and chaos - Terri Brooks in an interview'  Widewalls Magazine, October 11

               Rebecca Gross 'Project Sheet: Technicolour Dream', Editors Pick, Art Edit, Spring   

               Kathryn Marshall, Following a Path, catalogue essay, Tacit Galleries, Collingwood 

               ''Boecker shows works by himself and colleagues' Saarbruecker-Zeitung, DE. July 17.

               Lee-Ann Joy, 'Forum interview with Terri Brooks', KissFM, May 15 Melbourne

               Anna Dunhill, 'An Infinite Fabric': Terri Brooks, Line and Weight, Flinders Lane Gallery, May 14

               Rose Onens, ‘Colour Through the Decades’ St Kilda Residence by Doherty Design Studio, The Local Project, March 18. 

2018       Lauren Powell, 'Interior experts reveal the home items they always splurge on', The Age, Domain Nov 13

               'The Art of the Westin Perth', BGC Development, p. 14-17.

               Heather Nette King, 'Mono Tones', Lifestyle, Sydney Morning Herald, June 17. (Black Side 2015)

               'Ivanhoe Home by Doherty Design Studio, Est Living, February (Cream Grey 2016)

               Amy Bradford 'Sympony Of Living', The Art of Entertaining, ELLE Decoration UK, Jan,p108-15

2017       Jurjen K. VanderHoek, De Zeven Schoonheden van Galerie LOOF, Tumblr, Aug 3.

               Marije Bouman, 'Materialen en kleurgebruik domineren de voorstelling bij LOOF', Friesch Dagblad, Jul 19, p34. 

               'Glam Slam: The art of plush interiors', Domain, Sydney Morning Herald, Cover, March 10.

               Jurjen K.VanderHoek, 'Recensie:Expositie in Kunsthuis LOOF', Heerenveen Courier, NL, Mar 6.

               Niek Hendrix, 'Rotterdam Contemporary Art Fair 2017', Lost Painters, NL, Feb. 10

2016       Dr A.J.Byrnes, 'The Profundity of nothing : Principia', Flinders Lane Gallery, Melbourne, Nov 28.

               Louise Lakier, 'A Worker’s Cottage Embraces History and Efficiency',, Oct 20.

               Louise Lakier, 'Creatives at Home: Dr Terri Brooks in her backyard shed', Houzz New Zealand, Sept 30.

               Louise Lakier, 'Creatives at Home: Dr Terri Brooks in her backyard shed', Houzz Australia, Sept 29.

               Inside Vogue Living x Fanuli Furniture’s exclusive launch in Melbourne, September 23.

               'New York Men’s Fashion Week, from runway to moodboard', cover feature NSS Magazine, July 15.

               'In Black and White: Understanding Design Rules and when to break them', Home, Daily Telegraph, Syd, July 3.

               Chris Pearson, 'Spirit of the Sea', Vogue Living, May-June, p136-42.

               Chris Pearson, 'Dark Arts', Belle Magazine, May, 2016, p126-133.

2015       Eleni Gatsa, '35 x 35 Art Project' Vol II, The Copelouzos Family Art Museum, Krios Design Studio, Athens

               Jurjen K. VanderHoek, 'It's the thought that counts', Culture, Heerenveen Courier, October

               'It’s the thought that counts', exhibition catalogue, Kunsthuis LOOF, Netherlands

               Fabrizio Fortini, 'Off the Grid', exhibition catalogue, PiscinaComunale, Milan

               Jean Wright, 'Back to the Future', cover feature article, Belle Magazine, May, 2015, p146-153.

2014       David Clark, 'Meryl Hare, Hare + Klein : Texture, Colour, Comfort', Thames & Hudson, Australia, p245.

               Greg Natale, foreword Jonathan Adler, 'The Tailored Interior', Hardie Grant Books, Melbourne.

               Alessandra D’Arbe, ‘Sedimentation’ exhibition essay, Linton and Kay Galleries, Perth

               Andrew Gaynor, ‘Still on the Line’, Brown and Bone exhibition essay, Flinders Lane Gallery

               'Behind the Scenes with a Dynamic Duo' Hare + Klein Blog

               Victoria Lynn, catalogue essay for ‘Direction Now’

               Meredith Clisby, Art exhibition displays a residential work of art in Yarralumla, Canberra Times, May 21.

               Style Insider : Jules Lambe, Gaffer Limited,, March 13.

2013       Stephen B. MacInnis, 'Have you met.... Terri Brooks', Painters Progress, Canada, December 8.
               Fleurieu Art Prize 2013 Catalogue,

               Sally Pryor, 'Direction Now, Silent Auction', Capital Life, Sydney Morning Herald, November 30

               Sally Pryor, 'Capital Life' Five Landscapes, Canberra Times, October 30.

               'An Innovative Collaboration', Memo, Canberra Times, October 12. 

               Karine Léger, ‘Terri Brooks – studio visit’, le temps est un bateau, Canada, July 15.

               Greer Versteeg, ‘Thirteen years of paint splatter’, Fall into the River, Canberra, July 13. 

               Caroline Williamson, ‘Help artists recover from Hurricane Sandy: The print from the Artist Relief Project’

               Design Milk, Art, News/Events, March 5.

               Edward Symes, ‘The Artist Relief Project’, Frontrunner Magazine, Gallery Stories, February 17.

               ‘Art for Sandy Relief : A closer look at the Artist Relief Project’, New American Paintings, January 31.

2012       Phe Luxford, 'Space', The Melbourne Review, August 6

               Radar : Poetry by Kevin Brophy and Nathan Curnow, Walleah Press, North Hobart, Cover, Half Dot.

               ‘Space’ at Flinders Lane Gallery,, July 31

               Valerie Brennan, 'Terri Brooks' Studio Critical' Blog, July 21, Madrid

               Phe Luxford, ‘Space’ catalogue, Flinders Lane Gallery Publication, July

               Helen Musa, ‘Arts with a focus on Climate Change’, Arts,, June 5.

               Julia Howland, ‘Covering Ground’, Dark Horse Experiment, The Melbourne Arts Club, April 18.

               ‘Covering Ground, ‘Melbourne : Art and Culture Events, Visit Victoria, April

               ‘Covering Ground’ in ‘Art News’, Australian Art Review, April, 13.

               Gary Takle, ed. 'Australia's Best Interiors', Think Publishing, South Morang, Back Cover

               ‘Living in Art’, AD China (Architecture China), Direct Red, 2009, 183x122 cm.

2011       Robyn Gordon, ‘Rough around the edges’, Art Propelled Blog, Dec 1. 

               Phe Luxford, ‘Terri Brooks :Artist Profile’, Australian Art Review, Nov-Dec. Issue 30, 58-61.

               Terri Brooks, ‘Waterways’, The River, Bundoora Homestead Art Centre, October 28, 4-6.

               Susan Robson, ‘Flood of work pays tribute to creeks’, Northcote Leader, November 29.

               Susan Robson, ‘Flood of work pays tribute to creeks’, Preston Leader, November 29.

               Betty Ann Brown and Phe Luxford, Covering Ground, catalogue essays, University of La Verne, California.

               The Renovators, Shine Australia, Network 10, broadcast September 2.

               Courtney Symes, ‘Melburnin’ Trouble Magazine, August 20,

               Ryan Paul, 'History overlooked and overgrown at key Aboriginal site' Intertribal Times, Native and Aboriginal news stories, May 6, 2011.

               Julia Irwin, 'History overlooked and overgrown at key Aboriginal site' Preston Leader, May 7, 2011,

               Lifestyle, Arts and Entertainment.

               Julia Irwin, 'History overlooked and overgrown', Northcote Leader, May 4, 2011, News 9. 

               'Something Exquisite', Hunters and Gatherers at Home, New York, April 14.

               ‘Salesmen and Australians: The Art of the Geometric’, Hunters and Gatherers at home, America

               Gina Morris, ‘Getting in the Zone’, WA Today, February 9, Domain

               Gina Morris, ‘Getting in the Zone’, Brisbane Times, February 9, Domain

               Gina Morris, ‘Getting in the Zone’, Financial Review, February 9, News Store

               Gina Morris, ‘Getting in the Zone’, Sydney Morning Herald, February 9, Domain,

               Gina Morris, ‘Self Made Sanctuaries : Creative People in Creative Spaces’, The Age, February 6, Domain, 1-3.

               Robyn Gordon, ‘The Listeners’, Art Propelled, January 12

               ‘Wet Paint’, Beat Magazine, January 4

2010       Andrew Nicholls, ‘Aptos Cruz – A convergence of minds’, Australian Art Review, Issue 25, Nov-Jan, 32-33.

             Deirdre Carmichael, ‘Forgotten Spaces – Exhibition by Terri Brooks and Alan Bates’, Art in Geelong,

               Australian Interior Design Awards, Colour in Residential Design Award, Hare + Klein Interior Design, Sydney Home, A Portrait of Memories.

               Australian Interior Design Awards, Residential Design Commendation, Hare + Klein Interior Design, Sydney

               Williamstown Festival Contemporary Art Prize : Finalists 2010, dj projects.

2009       Patricia Anderson, ‘Editor’s Choice’, Australian Art Review, Issue 21, Nov-Jan, 79.

               Must See: Exhibitions’, Artist Profile, Issue 8, 96–7.

               Pieces of Victoria', Tourism Victoria Monthly Media Bulletin, August.

               10:30 Graduate Works 1999‒2008', University of Ballarat.

               Steven Alexander, ‘Terri Brooks’, Steven Alexander Journal, July 11, America

               Detlef Stapf, ‘Kunstlerfreundschaften’, Nordkurier, May 6, Themen, 21.

               Terri Brooks, ‘Makeshift, Abstraction and the Australian Patina’. Confirmation of Candidature. University of Ballarat, April 3, 2009.

2008       Terri Brooks, James Sillitoe, Allan Mann, ‘Makeshift and the Australian Patina’, Australian University Art and

               Design Council (ACUADS), Sites of Activity on the edge,

               Terri Brooks, 'Crossing Boundaries', Annual Research Conference, University of Ballarat, book of abstracts, 49.         

2007       Kedumba Invitation Drawing Award, catalogue.

               ‘A Beautiful Set of Numbers’, Green: sustainable architecture and landscape design, Issue 2, 34.

               Jeff Makin, ‘Critic’s Choice’, Herald Sun, August 27, 95.

               2007–8  Post Graduate Research Guide, Ballarat University, 6.

2006       Kevin Brophy, 'What men and women do' (Melbourne: Flat Chat Press), Cover painting; Cawndilla Lakes, 1992.

               Silke Vob, ‘Von Gegensatzen und Gemeinsamkeiten’, Nordkurier, July 28, Kultur & Freizeit, 26.

               Diana Laarz, ‘Vom roten Kontinent zum Kunstgut’, Nordkurier, July 20, Altentreptow, 20.

               Greg Wayn, 'Whiteout', touring exhibition, http:

               'Hatched ’06', National Graduate Show, Perth Institute of Contemporary Art (PICA), Ballarat University, 28.

2005       Vaughan Mauby, ‘Smoke stacks inspire artist’, The Western Times, October 25, 12.

               Perfect Palette’, House and Garden, June, 36.

2004       Michael Walters, ‘Twin Peak’, Belle, Oct–Nov, 123.

2003       Lenny Ann Low, Sydney Morning Herald, Metropolitan, 13.

               Lucinda Strahan, Melbourne Magazine, May, 111.

               Andrea Lloyd and Kevin Brophy, catalogue essay; 'Marked by Time : Terri Brooks'.

               Ross Layton, ‘Delectable’, Vogue Living, Dec–Jan, 120.

2002       Kevin Brophy, 'Portrait in Skin' (Australia: Five Island Press), Cover painting; Infrastructure, 1999.

2000       Christopher Heathcote, ‘The Mark in Question’, Art & Australia, vol 37, no 4, 574.

1999       Jeff Makin, ‘Critic’s Choice’, Herald Sun, May 17, 105.

1991       ‘Gallery Commentary’, Art and Australia, vol 28, no 4, 513.

1987       Bachelor of Arts (Fine Art) Course Brochure, RMIT University.


Kunstsammlung Neubrandenburg, Germany

The Copelouzos Family Art Museum, Athens

Macquarie Group Collection

Westpac Bank,

Dr Joseph Brown


BHP Petroleum

Albert Tucker Collection

BP Australia, 101 Collins Street

The Melbourne House, Greg Natale

RLD Kent Street Project

Cliff Top House –shortlisted 2015 Australian Interior Design Awards, Hare + Klein

The Melbourne House

Kirribilli Apartment –shortlisted 2015 Australian Interior Design Awards, Hare + Klein

Queens Riverside, Frasers Property Australia

Henley Properties Group

Westin Perth

Sheraton Melbourne

Four Points Sheraton, Central Park, Sydney

Audit Victoria

Nauru House

Grand Chancellor Hotel

Buxton’s at Southbank

kunstGUT Schmiedenfelde, Germany

Private collections in Australia, Germany, America, England, the Netherlands, Italy, Hong Kong CN, Singapore and Dubai UAE.

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