(N.B - There are periods (of years) absent chronologically from my CV. These periods of time were devoted to raising children and running my art supplies store or traveling.)

Awarded Residencies


Jacky Winter Gardens - Belgrave, The Dandenongs, Australia                                                                                           

Selected Group Exhibitions / Prizes


PHOTO17 Singapore Contemporary (By Invitation / Curated by Patricia De La Motte)


The Other Art Fair - Sydney, Australia

Artisans in the Gardens / Royal Botanic Gardens - Sydney, Australia

Contemporary Art Award Finalist - Brisbane, Australia

Vantage Points at ArtEst (Curator Lisa Woolfe) - Sydney, Australia


The Game / Avalon Art Carnival (Curators Eramboo and Kendal Henry - Officer for Public Works New York)

Your Art Our Walls - Kings Place Gallery, London U.K


Reuters / ASX (By Invitation)  


Reuters / ASX (By Invitation)

2005 - 2006                                                                                                                                                     

The Churchie Emerging Artist Prize - Brisbane, Australia (Finalist)                                                  

Warringah Art Prize - Sydney, Australia (Finalist)                                                                            

Willoughby Art Prize - Sydney, Australia (Finalist)                                                                             

Waverley Woollahra Art Prize - Sydney, Australia (Finalist)                                                                       

Hills Grammar Art Prize - Sydney, Australia (Finalist)                                                                            

Toyota Community Spirit Award - Melbourne, Australia (Finalist)                                                 

Queenwood Art Show - Sydney, Australia                                                                                                        

St Josephs Art Show - Sydney, Australia                                                                                                          

St Augustines Art Show - Sydney, Australia                                                                                           

Harbord Art Show - Sydney, Australia                                                                                                   

Summer Show / ArtSPOT - Sydney, Australia



Newport Easter Art Festival (Commissioned by Pittwater Council)

Public Speaking


The Art of Saying Yes - TEDx Regional

Media and Reviews


The Jealous Curator

Daily Imprint / Imprint House                                                                                                                                                

The Indigo Crew

ABC Radio National "Off Track" - Interview in the field with Dr Ann Jones (Full article and video can be viewed here)

Steadfast Arte Magazine Tuesday Takeover - New York, U.S.

Uppercase Print Magazine Issue 26 - Ontario, Canada                                                                                                                                           

The Establishment Online Magazine, Australia

Top 13 Online - http://www.top13.net/ephemeral-art-leonie-barton/         

1 Million Women - Online Magazine, Australia                         


Avant Card Selected Postcard Artist - Australia wide distribution (20,000 postcard run).                

Artworkers - Brisbane, Australia

Additional Information

2012 - Current                                                                                                                                   

Background Painter / Illustrator / Textiles - Geddes Group New York, U.S.A 2006-2010                                                                                                                                                            

2006 - 2011

Owner / Operator - Art Depot (Fine Art Supplies Store) Sydney, Australia