Michael Wise

Michael Wise The South Land 120x100cm 4500

Michael Wise – Artist

Margaret River resident and Artist, Michael Wise has had numerous exhibitions over his longstanding career, and has also passed on his knowledge by lecturing in Art.

Born: 1956, Caulfield Melbourne Australia


2004 – 07        Art Lecturer Curtin University of Technology

2004               Master of Arts (Visual Arts)

2002               Bachelor of Arts (Art) (Honours)

1996 – 00        Lecturer – Visual Arts Edith Cowan University Bunbury

1989 – 99        Lecturer – Art and Design (South West College of TAFE)

1990 – 92        Bachelor of Arts (Fine Arts) Degree, Curtin University of Technology

1980 – 84        Art Studies – Sculpture and Painting, Perth Technical College

1972 – 74        Certificate and Diploma of Graphic Design, Perth Technical College


2005               Book of Leaves’ John Curtin Gallery, Curtin University, Perth

2004               ‘Perfect Match’ Margaret River Education Campus, Art Centre

2003               ‘Artgames’, Geraldton Regional Art Gallery

2000               “Electric Garden” Fremantle Art Centre, Fremantle

1999                Figure heads driven by sign exhibition, Main Street Margaret River

1994                Energy Transforms – Installation Moores Building Gallery Fremantle

1993                Sculpture Installation “Beds of Pre-emption” PICA, Perth.


2007                Coming Together, JahRoc Galleries, Margaret River

2005                Awesome Arts Festival, Creative Challenge, William Street, Perth

2004                South West Survey, Bunbury Regional Art Galleries

2002                SOFA 02 John Curtin Gallery. School of Art, Curtin University, Perth.

2002                Boundless Contemporary Art, Country WA, Art Gallery of WA.

2002                Mine Own Executioner – Mundaring Arts Centre

2001                City of Perth Cultural Awards – Photography

2001                Bunbury Biennale – 90degrees plus Surface and Void

2001                South West Survey, Bunbury Regional Art Galleries

2000                Sculpture Survey, Gomboc Gallery Sculpture Park

1999                Director’s Choice Exhibition, Green Hill Gallery, Perth

1999                Melbourne Fringe Festival – Intersection “The Art Game”

1999                Bunbury Biennale – Intersection “the Painting” Bunbury Regional Galleries

1997                Sound States Uncertain Destinations, Perth Institute of Contemporary Art


2005 – 06        Awesome Arts, Creative Challenge, Albany, Kalgoorlie, Leonora

2003                Greenough Hamlet Artist in Residence Geraldton WA

2000                West Australian Regional Artist in Residence, The Artist Foundation of WA

1995 – 96         AFWA, The Gunnery, Artist in Residence, Woolloomooloo, Sydney

1994                West Australian Regional Artist in Residence, The Artist Foundation of WA


Ric Spencer       Art Today, West Australian, Saturday, 2005

Judith McGrath   SOFA 02 @ John Curtin Gallery, Thursday, 5 December, 2002

Ted Snell            “As far as the mind can see”, the Australian Arts, August, 12, 2002

David Bromfield   “On Show”, West Australian, 9 April 2000

Robert Cook         “Shock Shapes New From”, West Australian TODAY, 21 Nov 2000

David Bromfield   “On Show”, West Australian, 7 August 1993

JahRoc Galleries currently have no Michael Wise paintings in stock, but arrangements can be made for viewings.

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