Wiggs, David

David Wiggs

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Biography

1964

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA

Education

MOSMAN HIGH SCHOOL

DIPLOMA OF HOTICULTURE – RYDE SCHOOL OF HORTICULTURE, 1985 – 1988

ASSOCIATE DIPLOMA OF FINE ART MAJORING IN PAINTING – SEAFORTH

COLLEGE OF TAFE, 1989 – 1991

POST GRADUATE CERTIFICATE PAINTING – SEAFORTH COLLEGE OF TAFE, 1995

– 1996

Awards

WARATAH FESTIVAL OF SYDNEY DRAWING AWARD 1969

CHROMA ACRYLICS AWARD 1989/90/91

SEAFORTH TAFE PAINTING AWARD 1991

LLOYD REES MEMORIAL YOUTH ART PRIZE 1992 – COMMENDED

ROYAL ART SOCIETY OF NSW DRAWING PRIZE – 2004

NORTH SYDNEY ART PRIZE 2005 – HIGHLY COMMENDED

NORTH SYDNEY ART PRIZE 2007 – LOCAL ARTIST AWARD

NSW PARLIAMENT PLEIN AIR PAINTING PRIZE – FINALIST – 2012

NORTHBRIDGE ART PRIZE – COMMENDED – 2012

NSW PARLIAMENT PLEIN AIR PAINTING PRIZE – FINALIST ­ 2013

Exhibitions

AXIS GALLERY SOLO EXHIBITION 1991

MANLY REGIONAL GALLERY 1991 JOINT EXHIBITION

MANLY REGIONAL GALLERY JOINT EXHIBITON 1998

MANLY ARTS FESTIVAL SOLO EXHIBITION – 2001

OPENED D.WIGGS ART STUDIO/GALLERY – EXHIBITION SPACE TERREY HILLS

2003

THE BASE SPACE – JOINT EXHIBITION 2003

MANLY BEACH EXHIBITION – OCEAN CARE DAY 2003

TAP GALLERY WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY EXHIBITION 2003/04

THE BASE SPACE – 2004

ST AUGUSTINES – ART 4 ART SHOW 2004

THE KINGS SCHOOL ART SHOW – 2004

INCLUSIONS IN MOSMAN, WARRINGAH, NORTH SYDNEY & WILLOUGHBY

COUNCIL ANNUAL ART PRIZES – 02/03/04

MANLY BEACH – OCEAN CARE DAY – 2004

LIVERPOOL HOSPITAL – 2005

THE ARTROOM UPSTAIRS MANLY EXHIBITION – 2005

ST AUGUSTINES ART 4 ART SHOW 2005

THE KINGS SCHOOL ART SHOW – 2005

GLEN STREET THEATRE – SOLO EXHIBITION 2005

WILLIAM STREET STUDIOS – 2005/06

DALE THOMAS GALLERY – 2006

GLEN STREET THEATRE – 2006

STATIONS OF THE CROSS EXHIBITION – WIILIAM STREET STUDIOS – 2007

MOSMAN MOMENTS EXHIBITION – MOAMAN ART GALLERY – 2007

NORTHERN EXPRESSIONS EXHIBITION – THE ART SANCTUARY GALLERY 2007

ETHEL STREET GALLERY – SOLO EXHIBITION – 2007

NORTH SYDNEY COUNCIL – 2008

MAY GIBBS – NUTCOTE – 2008

MOSMAN A.S. – SPRING EXHIBITION – 2008

ETHEL STREET GALLERY – SOLO EXHIBITION – 2008

MANLY ARTS FESTIVAL – THE OPENING OF DAVID WIGGS’ STUDIO/GALLERY –

2008

MANLY BEACH EXHIBITION – OCEAN CARE DAY – 2008

STATIONS OF THE CROSS EXHIBITION – WILLIAM STREET CHURCH/STUDIOS –

2009

NORTH SYDNEY COUNCIL – MOSMAN A.S. – 2009

PARLIAMENT HOUSE – SYDNEY – 2009

MLC GALLERY – SENSE OF SYDNEY EXHIBITION – 2009

MOSMAN ART GALLERY – MOSMAN DOWN UNDER EXHIBITION – 2009

ETHEL STREET GALLERY – SOLO EXHIBITION – THE BEACH,THE BUSH & THE

ROAD – 2009

MOSMAN & NORTH SYDNEY ART PRIZE INCLUSIONS – 2009

STATIONS OF THE CROSS EXHIBITION – WILLIAM STREET CHURCH/STUDIOS –

2010

NORTH SYDNEY COUNCIL – CREATIVE JOURNEYS EXHIBITION – 2010

SOLO EXHIBITION – BATHERS PAVILION BALMORAL – NOVEMBER/DECEMBER

– 2010

ETHEL STREET GALLERY – SOLO EXHIBITION – THE BEACH,THE BUSH & THE

ROAD – 2011

NORTH HEAD HARBOUR TRUST ­ MANLY ENVIRONMENT CENTRE – ECO

CONFERENCE EXHIBITION 2011

LUNA PARK – ART ALONG THE BOARDWALK OPEN AIR EXHIBITION­ 2011

PARLIAMENT HOUSE ­NORTHERN EXPRESSIONS EXHIBITION­ 2011

ART SYDNEY ­DARLING HARBOUR ­SOLO EXHIBITION­ 2011

MOSMAN ART GALLERY SPRING FESTIVAL – MOSMAN ART SOCIETY

EXHIBITION – 2011

ETHEL STREET GALLERY­”THE BEACH, THE BUSH, THE HARBOUR AND THE

LILLY” – SOLO EXHIBITION – 2011

BUTLER GOODE GALLERY – PADDINGTON ­ 2012

NORTH SYDNEY COUNCIL – MOSMAN ART SOCIETY EXHIBITION – 2012

ANGEL GALLERY – SOLO – 2012

MOSMAN ART GALLERY – ARTISTS OF MOSMAN 2088 ­ 2013

NORTH SYDNEY COUNCIL – M.A.S. – 2013

HUNTERS HILL ART PRIZE – FINALIST – 2013

WARRINGAH ART PRIZE – FINALIST – 2013

NORTH SYDNEY ART PRIZE – FINALIST – 2013

MOSMAN ART PRIZE – FINALIST – 2013

MOSMAN ART GALLERY – M.A.S, SPRING EXHIBITION – 2013

MANLY ART GALLERY – KEEPING COMPANY WITH COLLECTION – 2013

BATHERS PAVILION GALLERY – BALMORAL – SOLO – 2013

“MY HARBOUR OF WORK AND LEISURE – MY HARBOUR OF TOIL AND

PLEASURE”

GALLERY 307 – 2013 – 2014

MOSMAN ART GALLERY ­ ARTISTS OF MOSMAN 2088 – 2014

NORTH SYDNEY COUNCIL – M.A.S ­ 2014

MOSMAN ART PRIZE­FINALIST ­2014