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Albie Herbert - Biography


  Bachelor of Art – Fine Arts (Ceramics Major) Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia (WA)
  Diploma of Teaching (Arts Major) Mount Lawley College of Advanced Education, Perth, WA
1987-1999 Permanent member of the Claremont School of Art Gallery Committee, Claremont, WA
Solo Exhibitions
2000 Flights of Fancy, Gomboc Gallery, Middle Swan, WA
1994 Endangered Species, Gomboc Gallery, Middle Swan, WA
  On the Brink, Perth Zoo, Perth, WA
1988 Claremont School of Art, Claremont, WA
Group Exhibitions
2000 Invited artist opening West Australian School of Art & Design Exhibition
1999 Invited artist, Hale School
  Invited artist, Gomboc Gallery Sculpture Survey 1999, Middle Swan, WA
1998 Gomboc Gallery Sculpture Survey 1998, Middle Swan, WA
1997 Gomboc Gallery Fifteenth Anniversary Exhibition, Middle Swan, WA
  Wanneroo Civic Centre, Wanneroo, WA
  Gomboc Gallery Sculpture Survey 1997, Middle Swan, WA
  Aids Society, Vast Gallery
  W.A.S.A.D. Claremont School of Art, Claremont, WA
1996 Group Exhibition 25 Years On, Capita Building, Perth, WA
  Visual School of Art and Design TAFE, Tony Hayes Gallery, Claremont, WA
  Sculpture Survey 1996, Gomboc Gallery, Middle Swan, WA
  The Monaro Show, Fremantle Art Centre, Fremantle, WA
1995 The Plot, Kalla Yeedip Centre, Midland, WA
1994 Addendum Gallery
  Notre Dame University
1992 Energy and Light, SECWA Energy Museum
  Glyde Gallery
1991 Clay Body, Fremantle Art Centre, Fremantle, WA
  “A” Shed
1988 Bicentennial Exhibition, Clayforms Gallery
1986 Craft Transitions, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, WA
1986-1993 Gomboc Gallery Annual Sculpture Exhibition, Gomboc Gallery, Middle Swan, WA
1983-1995 Annual Claremont School of Art Exhibitions, Claremont, WA
1982 Fremantle Art Centre, Fremantle, WA
1980-1981 Quentin Gallery, Claremont, WA
Grants & Prizes
2000 Adjudicator: City of Joondalup Annual Art Award, Joondalup, WA
1999 Town of Vincent Award, Vincent, WA
  City of Joondalup Art Award: Highly Commended, Joondalup, WA
  City of Joondalup Invitation Art Award, Joondalup, WA
1997 Trojan II chosen as promotion sculpture for Wanneroo City Art and Craft Awards 1998, Wanneroo, WA
  Craft Awards, The Great Hall, Joondalup, WA
1996 East Fremantle Art Awards, Royal George Art and Community Centre, Highly Commended, East Fremantle, WA
  Craft Awards - Prizewinner for Excellence, The Great Hall, Joondalup, WA
  Lecturing - Special Workshop Ceramics for Sculptors, W.A.S.A.D.
1995 Guest Speaker - Edith Cowan University for the Ceramic Society, Perth, WA
  Artist in Residence, Paraburdoo District High School, Paraburdoo, WA
1994 Annual Sculpture Award, Gomboc Gallery, Second Prize, work purchased by John Stringer for the Kerry Stokes Collection
1993 Telecom, Winner Sculpture Prize
1986 Heritage Award, Sculpture First Prize, Ceramic First Prize, South Perth, WA
1982-1985 Festival of Wanneroo, awarded Ceramic First Prize each year, Wanneroo, WA
1998 2.5 metre totemic cement sculpture Whaling in WA (Marmion Project). Built on the Sorrento Foreshore, WA
Pottery Australia, Vol. 35 No 1, 1996
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