Artists

Stephen Baxter

www.stephenbaxter.biz

Education
1981-83Diploma in Fine Art University of Southern Qld Toowoomba Painting major
1996 BA with Honours Visual Arts Sthrn Cross University Lismore NSW
Professional Artist working in Photography Painting Ceramics Sculpture
Installation Officer casual Gold Coast City Art Gallery

Solo Exhibitions

2003 Baxter@Bond Everything Now Bond University Gold Coast
2002 Stephen Baxter Digital With Love G C A C Photography
2000 Stephen Baxter New Paintings ZIGGIES Surfers Paradise
Stephen Baxter The Three Graces Blue Grotto Surfers Paradise
Stephen Baxter NOW Dogget Street Studio Newstead Brisbane
1999 Stephen Baxter Ceramics & Paintings Grafton Regional Gallery
1997 Stephen Baxter Ceramics Fusions Q.P.A. Gallery Brisbane
1996 Bricolage Lismore Regional Gallery N S W
1995 Mr Ultra Mode–Retro GCCAG Qld Ceramic & Painting
1990 Funky New England Regional Art Gallery in conjunction with ICI collection
1988 Stephen Baxter Ceramics Drawing & Painting U.S.Q.
1984 Stephen Baxter Paintings & Drawings Grafton Community Arts Center.

Selected Commissions Acquisitions & Awards

1999 Acquired Pat & Barbrah Corrigan My Country
Blinky Bill painted over Hugh Sawrey print Donated GCCAG Collection 2001
1999 Gold Coast International Ceramic Art Award Judge Jeff Mincham
Marymount Arts Festival Judge John Walsh Sculpture award
1997 Conrad Jupiters Art Prize Judge John McDonald Ceramic sculpture
1996 Queensland University of Technology Ceramic sculpture

1995 Downlands College Acquisitive Art Prize Toowoomba Ceramic
1994 University of South East Queensland Ceramic sculpture
Southern Cross University NSW Ceramic sculpture
Abraxas Design Singapore
Tweed Valley Art Prize NSW Painting
1992 Stanthorpe Heritage Art Awards Qld Self Portrait
Stanthorpe Heritage Art Awards Qld Ceramic sculpture
Red Chair Cafe Paddington Brisbane
Design and construct interior Glass ceramic painting
1991 The Queensland Art Gallery Brisbane Qld Ceramic
1990 Gold Coast City Art Gallery Qld Ceramic
Tweed Valley Regional Art Gallery NSW Ceramic
Churchie Prize for Emerging Artists Qld Ceramic
Churchie Prize for Emerging Artists Qld Design
Trinity Art Festival Lismore NSW Ceramic Open Section
1989 Churchie Prize for Emerging Artists Qld Ceramic
1988 The 1988 Gold Coast Invitational Art Prize
Collage mixed media found objects on board with lazer beam
Bicentennial Ceramic Art Award The Southport School
Student Art Prize The Southport School Painting

Selected Exhibitions

2005 Promethius Art Award Gold Coast Photograph
2004 All That Glitters Artists of the Gold Coast GCCAG Photograph
Transformers more than meets the eye QUT Art Museum Brisbane Ceramics
2003 Pink Poodle Art Prize Bond uni Gallery Photograph
Animal Crackers GCCAG Collection show Mixed Media
Josephine Ulrick National Photography Prize T R A G NSW
FLOWERS Gympie Regional Art Gallery QLD Digital manipulation / Photograph
10th Aniversary Christmas Show Doggett Street Studio Brisbane Qld / Photography
2001 The Essence of Local Angels Charity Surfboard Art Auction Sylvesters Gold Coast
Artists of The Gold Coast The Museum of the History of Moscow Russia Painting
Art Angels GCCAG Charity auction proceeds to benefit cancer research Drawings
Celebrity Art Auction Supporting the Sydney 2000 Paralympic Games Painting
19th International Ceramic Art Award GCCAG
Continuum USQ Performance centre Toowoomba Q
1999 Conrad Jupiters Art Prize GCCAG Painting
360 degrees GCCAG collection
1998 Eclection 30 Years of the GCCAG Art Prize
Gold Coast International Ceramic Art Award GCCAG

1997 Conrad Jupiters Art Prize Gold Coast City Art Gallery. Ceramic Sculpture
Australische Keramik Kunstgewerbemuseum Schloss Pillnitz Dresden Germany
Galerie Handwerk Munich Germany
Tea wares Distelfink gallery Fitzroy Melbourne
1996 Tea for two 8th National Ceramic Conference Canberra A C T
The Burbs Gold Coast City Art Gallery
1995 The Australian Craft Show Sydney and Canberra Ceramics Prints Paintings
Barry Stern Gallery Paddington Sydney Ceramic Sculpture
Phillips and Co Skygarden Sydney Ceramic & Prints
1994 The Teapot Exhibition Distelfink Gallery Toorak Melbourne Vic
Local Product Tweed Valley Regional Gallery Ceramics Paintings Prints
The Aust Craft Show Brisbane Qld Ceramics Prints Paintings Glass
Phillips and Co Skygarden Sydney NSW
Barry Stern Gallery Paddington Sydney Ceramics Sculpture
1993 The Sydney Teapot Show Old Bakehouse Gallery North Sydney
The Candelabra Exhibition Old Bakehouse Gallery North Sydney
The Aust Craft Show Royal Exhibition building Sydney Ceramics & Design
The Spring Show NSW Craft Council Sydney Ceramic
1992 Stanthorpe Heritage Art Awards Stanthorpe Qld Ceramic sculpture & Painting
The Sydney Teapot Show Old Bakehouse Gallery Nth Sydney NSW
Handmade in Aust Stanthorpe Regional Touring exhibition tour Qld Sculpture
The Aust Craft Show Royal Exhibition building Sydney Ceramic
1991 The Vessel Gold Coast City Regional Gallery Ceramic functional
Decorated Clay Queensland Art Gallery Brisbane Australia
Tea Dance Qld Craft Council Brisbane
The Aus Craft Show Royal Exhibition building Sydney Ceramic & glass
1990 Tweed Valley Art Prize Tweed Valley Regional Art Gallery Painting
New Era Waldron Studio Lismore Ceramic & glass
1989 Metro Art 2nd Annual Craft Survey Metro Arts Brisbane Ceramic sculpture
Artist in Residence Art Glass Studio Southport Qld
1988 Stephen Baxter Foyer Gallery USQ Ceramics drawing & painting
Clay Today Gold Coast City Art Gallery Bicentennial Exhibition
1987 Boyle & Baxter Gold Coast with Charlie Boyle Painting Lecturer USQ
1984 Recent Paintings & Drawings Grafton Community Arts Center NSW
1982 Lillian Peterson Prize for Small Sculpture Queensland Art Gallery Brisbane
Art Empire and Industry Darlinghurst Sydney Glass sculpture
1980 National Art Awards for secondary schools Painting
Painted mural Gold Coast Playroom

Stephen Baxter
Publications Media & Experiences

2005 Limelight Jan 2005 p28 Transformers more than meets the eye
1999 Aspects of the Gold Coast City Art Gallery Ceramic Collection Floor walk
Daily Examiner Grafton April13th A whimsical work of art
Gold Coast Bulletin Nov 12th P 2 Blinky Bill row by Ann Wason
1998 Gold Coast Bulletin May 360 Degrees Going potty with ceramics
1997 Keineswegs Functional Kunsthandwerk & Design Jan / Feb
Judge Beaudesert Rotary Art Prize
Installations Officer Gold Coast City Art Gallery
Northern News Arts Beat July 31st
Weekend Review Gold Coast Bulletin p12 Lining up for the prize again
1996 The Australian Potters Directory P S of A Editor Sue Buckle pp11
Bricolage Interview Radio 2NCR FM Arts program
The Northern Star Entertainment nov 1st 1996 p15 Bricolage
The Canberra Times Wednesday July 10 The shaping of teapots to come
Meredith Hinchliffe p16
1995 Selected Australian Works QUT Art Collection Stephen Rainbird - Curator
Who’s Who of Australian Visual Artists Thorpe NAV A second edition pp19 Gold Coast Bulletin Page 31 Mr Ultra Mode Retro
Gold Coast Bulletin Review Dr Seuss meets Dali in Baxter exhibition Lara Hookham
THE MORNING SHOW Interview live to air Channel 10 reporter Brady Hals
The 7th Australian Craft Show catalog Time Piece
1994 Pottery in Australia Vol33 No3/Spring
Daily News Murwillumbah Sculptor makes major Asian sale
1993 Pottery in Australia Vol 23 No 1 Autumn From hobby ceramics to Ultra Modernism
Australia House & Garden April Taking Tea ZOOM Teapot
1992 Elle May-June What's New Training Teapot
Time Trax Movie props for Warner Brothers production unit Coomera Qld
Handmade in Australia Evolution of Ceramics 1971-92 Stanthorpe R A G
1991 Decorated Clay Queensland Art Gallery Curated by Glenn Cook
The Vessel Gold Coast Regional Art Gallery curated by Damion Hackett
Performance Cavil Mall Surfers Paradise with Arthur Wicks (Artist)
&Damion Hackett (Curator).
1990 Vogue Living Issue Dec-Jan No 10 Alice in Wonderland Teapot
The Murwillumbah Mail Arts View September 6 p12 Margie Bond I make what I like
Where are they now? Darling Downs Press
tracing the whereabouts and achievements of selected past graduates of U.S.Q.
1988 Contributed to Sam Fullbrook documentary by Jennifer Byrne and Ch10
The Cronicle Toowoomba August 3 1988 Stephen in the limelight

COLLECTIONS

Queensland Art Gallery, Gold Coast City Art Gallery, Queensland University of Technology, Southern Cross University, University of South East Queensland, Tweed Valley Regional Art Gallery, Stanthorpe Regional Art Gallery, Grafton Regional Art Gallery, Bond university vice chancellors collection.Abraxas Design Singapore, Australian and International private collections

Education & Employment
2005 Photography, Painting & Ceramic studio Southport Q
1997 / 2005 Installation Officer G C C A G Gold Coast Q
2002 / 2004 Photography & Painting studio Southport Q
2001 STEPHEN BAXTER Painting and Mixed Media studio Southport Qld
Ceramics studio Limpinwood Northern NSW
2000 STEPHEN BAXTER Painting and Mixed Media studio Chevron Island Gold Coast Qld
Ceramics studio Limpinwood Northern NSW
1999 STEPHEN BAXTER Painting and Mixed Media studio Budds beach Gold Coast Qld
Ceramics studio Limpinwood Northern NSW
1998 STEPHEN BAXTER Painting Computer Graphics and Mixed Media studio Budds Beach Gold Coast Qld
Ceramics studio Limpinwood Northern NSW
1997 STEPHEN BAXTER Painting studio Budds Beach Gold Coast Qld
Ceramics studio Limpinwood Northern NSW
1996 B A with Honors Visual Arts Sthrn Cross University Lismore NSW
1993-95 Ultra Mode Ceramic Painting & Design Studio Built & established Limpinwood NSW
1990-92 Ultra Mode Ceramic & Painting Studio Murwillumbah NSW
1988-89 Artist in residence Art Glass studio Southport Qld
1985-87 Artist in residence Auntie Mames ceramics studio Tweed Heads NSW
1981-84 Diploma in Fine Art University of Southern Qld Toowoomba Qld
1979-80 The Southport School Boarder Thorold House Gold Coast Qld
1976-78 Murwillumbah High School NSW

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