b. 1978 Hanover, West Germany.
BVA, BED (sec), Queensland University of Technology, 2003.
Lives and works in the Old Mining Town of Gympie. Qld.
Held. Art Images Gallery, Adelaide.
Essence. Soho Art Gallery, Sydney
Second Nature. BCM Crucible Gallery, Fortitude Valley
Holding Space. Michael Reid Gallery, Murrurundi
2019, Finalist, Art Lovers Australia Prize
2018, Finalist, Contemporary Art Awards Queensland.
The Star Casino, Sydney.
St John of God Berwick Hospital, Melbourne.
Anglicare Southern Queensland – Kirami Residential Aged Care
Meglio Therapeutics Noosa
Stocklands, Northlakes Retirement Village
Olympus Medical, Olympic Park, Sydney
Private Collections in Australia, Greece, Tokyo, Hong Kong, South America and U.S.A
Briony Downes, Held, Art Images Gallery, | Exhibition Text
Briony Downes, Essence, Soho Gallery | Exhibition Text
Danielle Harvey, Second Nature, BCM Crucible Gallery | Exhibition Text
Racy & Luck, Translating an artwork to a designer garment for a fashion shoot.
Biocup Art Series
Racy & Lucky Woman on the Land. Wearable
Collab A nation – Live Artist Performances, Judith Wright Centre, Brisbane & Mary St, Gympie.
PRESS | MEDIA
Art Lovers Australia Blog, There is Beauty in Simplicity. Sunnefa Hamar Penning. May 6. 2019.
Australian Country Magazine, Bohemian Bliss, Jan 2019, issue 22.2.
“...the creation of tranquil & intuitive abstract art..” Home Design Magazine. Vol. 1`.No.3,
Grand Designs Australia, Series 7 Episode 11, Tallebudgera Valley Queenslander
Grand Designs Australia Magazine, Issue 7.4
Pastiche Magazine # 7, August 2018
“Six Standout artists you need to see at The Other Art Fair” Art Edit Magazine. Summer 2018 Issue.
“Expressions in Abstract” Gympie Living Magazine, June 2018.
Seen on Channel 9, The Block 2017, Hallway Reveal. Commissioned work for ‘Ronnie & Georgia.’
Channel 9 Postcards: Metropolis Gallery
Home Design Magazine, Creative Selection, July. 2017
“Discovering the Magic of Mess with Sunshine Coast Artist Amica Whincop” Style Media, Mar 2018
Artist of the Month: Crowdink| Balance Between Chaos and Void | Apr 26, 2017
Artist of the Month: ArtLovers Australia | May 5, 2017
“How Come You Keep Painting Bubbles“, Insider Style, Mar, 2017.
The Ambience Project #4: Indulge Magazine & Brisbane Art Guide | May 25, 2016
“Art in Your House is a Reflection of Who You Are”, Insider Style,
“New Artist on the Block,” Gympie Times , Mar, 2016
LECTURES / WORKSHOPS
Art Lovers Australia – Business of Art Conference. Panel presenter.
The Shape of Things to Come, Artist Talk – Guest Speaker – Noosa Regional Gallery, March.
Beautiful Chaos Workshop – Gympie Regional Gallery,
Guest Speaker, Discover – Youth & Careers Symposium, Creative Industries. Gympie.
Painting Large: Workshop. Gympie Regional Gallery. July.
Explorations in Abstraction & Monochrome. Workshop Presenter. House of Artisan. Gympie. May.
Intuition & Abstraction – Workshop. Left Bank Gallery& Art Lovers Australia. Gold Coast.
Explorations in Abstraction. Workshop Presenter. House of Artisan. Gympie. May.
Intuition & Abstraction Workshop. Gympie Regional Gallery-June.
Art Battles. Whole School Interactive Abstract Art Workshop & Auction.