SCULPTOR & PAINTER
MFA., BFA., Grad.Dip.Ed
2010 Grad Dip Ed – University of the Sunshine Coast
1994 MFA Sculpture - Memphis College of Art
1991 BFA Sculpture - Southwest Missouri State University
1987 St. Louis Community College at Meramec, Kirkwood, MO
1984 Jefferson College, Hillsboro, MO
RECENT WORKS, COMMISSIONS, AWARDS
2021 "The Big Finger" Residency, Black Mountain Un Plugged, Black Mountain, Helensvale, FNQ.
2019 "Underwear Revisited" - Sirromet Winery Outdoor Sculpture Prize, 50th Anniversary Show of
Sculptors Queensland, Brisbane Sculpture Festival, Mt Coot-tha Botanic Gardens, Brisbane, Q.
2019 "Oar or Ore" - Highly Commended, 2019 Brookfield Art Show, Brookfield, Q.
2018 "Something Funky - MixTape '19" Residency, Black Mountain, Un Plugged, Black Mountain, FNQ.
2016 “Lighfboat” – Max Fabre Environmental Awareness Award, Swell Festival 2016, Currumbin, Q.
2016 "Tiny Tin's Tip Toe" - Acquisiton Prize, Girt by Sea Festival - Redland Bay, Q.
2015 "Lifghboat" First Place, 4 Islands Festival Sail and Sculpture, Karragarra Island, Moreton Bay, Q.
2014 “Lighfboat” First Place, Sculpture on the Edge, Arts Connect and Spicers Tamarind, Qld
2013 12 Angry Jurors set design and kinetic sculptures, Mapleton, Qld
2012-13 “Connecting the Circle 2012” – Queensland Mental Health and Wellbeing, A Breathing Space Grant
“Coltrane’s Jive”, – Kinetic catapult sculpture, Timber, steel, coal, rope, chain.
2011 ABC Open – “Artist by Artist” Documentary Australia Broadcasting Corporation, Qld
“Flight of a Course” – wood and steel Kinetic sculpture
2010 “The Juggler” – Welded steel and wood – collection, Burnside State High School
2005 “Fertility Mojo”, Private collection, Brian Turner, Auckland, New Zealand
2000 "Eleven Months Painting in Western Europe" Travel to Europe completes body of work
1999 "Municipal Exhibit" Wilmington Children's Museum, A Grant Project Wilmington, NC
1999 "Red Cloud Speaks" Totem Pole, Private collection Tom and Mary Fairley
1999 "Turtle Dancer" Woodcarving Sculpture Private collection Dennis and Linda Nicks
1998 "Turtle Angel" Gift for the Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Rescue and Rehabilitation Centre
ongoing Full time working as Sculptor
2014-16 Teaching at various Primary and High Schools throughout the Sunshine Coast Region
2014 Sev-Gen Indigenous Corporation, Program Facilitator of Education
2012–13 Nambour State High School Art Educator –Registered Queensland, Australia
2012 NAMTEC – presenting 3D Design workshops to both children and adults
Queensland Department of Education –High School Art and Engineering
2010 Post Grad. Diploma Art Education at University of the Sunshine Coast, Qld. Australia
2005-2009 Boat Builder Gov. Visa traveler through Australia, building of artist studio
2001-2004 Extensive travels through Europe as artist
1996-2001 Self Employed as a Professional Artist – Wooden Nickel Studio
1995 Lead Mold-Maker and Assistant to Sculptor Joseph Barth, New Orleans, LA
Mold-Maker & Production Design, Lighthouse Glass Company, New Orleans, LA
1994 Set Sculptor, Memphis Ballet Company
2019 Brisbane Sculpture Festival - 50th Anniversary show by Sculptors Queensland at Mt Coot-tha
Botanic Gardens, Brisbane, Q.
Juror: Lynne Seear, Private Art consultant and curator
2016 Swell Sculpture Festival, Currumbin, Q.
Girt By Sea, Four Islands Festival, Redlands, Q.
2015 Sculpture on the Edge, Spicers Retreat, Maleny, Q.
Four Island Festival, Redlands, Q.
2014 Sculpture on the Edge, Spicers Retreat, Maleny, Q.
2011 Noosa Regional Gallery Travelling Scholarship – (forty sculptors chosen nationally)
Juror: Dr.Maura Reilly, Professor of Art Theory, Queensland College of Art, Griffith University,
held at Noosa, Qld. Australia
1999 Artists of Southeastern North Carolina, St. Johns Museum of Art, Wilmington, NC Juror: Fereshteh Daftari, Assistant Curator, Painting & Sculpture, MOMA, New York, NY
1993-94 Summer Exhibition, Tobey Gallery, Memphis, TN
SELECTED GROUP SHOWS
2016 Swell Sculpture Festival, Currumbin Beach, SE QLD
2015 4 Islands Bay Festival, Moreton Bay, SE QLD.
2015 Sculpture on the Edge, Arts Connect in conjunction with the Sunshine Coast Regional Council,
Spicers Tamarind Retreat, Maleny, QLD.
2014 Sculpture on the Edge, Arts Connect, Spicers Tamirind Retreat, Maleny, QLD.
2011 Take Aim SCAIP Gallery, Nambour, QLD.
Collection of Drawings and Sculpture, SCAIP Gallery, Nambour, QLD.
1999 Animal Art, St. Johns Museum of Art, Family Day with Clyde Jones, Wilmington, NC
1996 New Works by Local Artists, Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, LA
100 Artists, Plan B Gallery Memphis, TN
Elvis "Music & Myth" Delta Axis Contemporary Arts Center, Memphis, TN
12th Annual Horn Island Exhibition, Tobey Gallery, Memphis, TN
1995 A Taste of New Orleans, Reginelli’s, An eating Gallery, New Orleans, LA
Where the Floor meets the Wall, Plan B gallery, Memphis, TN
Art on the walls, Pie in the Sky, New Orleans, LA
1994 Off the Island, George E. Ohr Museum and Cultural Center, Biloxi, Mississippi
10th Annual Horn Island Exhibition, Tobey Gallery, Memphis, TN
1,2,3 Installation, Marshall Arts Gallery, Memphis, TN
Eclectic Baptism, Wild Gallery, Memphis, TN
Recent Works, Cooper Street Gallery, Memphis, TN
2019 Sampson, Lynda, 'Underwear on Show', The Local Bulletin, May 2019, Q. Australia.
2014 Martin, Patrick ‘People in the news’, Jefferson County Leader, Dec.31, 2014, MO.USA
2014 Grounsell, Lauren, ‘See Sculptures, Make your vote’, Range News, Oct. 2, 2014, Qld.
2012 Berry, Michael, ‘Greg Windsor, Local Artist, Activist… and Educator’,
Hinterland Times, May 4, 2012.
2011 Clubb, Shawn, ‘Festus native, now in Australia, works to make his name in art world’,
St Louis Post Dispatch, Aug 4, St. Louis, MO
Pcino, Sasha, ‘Finalists Listed’, The Range News, July 14, Maleny, Qld.
Long, Erin, ‘Mixing Art and Engineering: The Juggler is the result of teamwork’,
Nambour Week, June 22, Nambour, Qld.
Campbell, Kieran, ‘Newman Confronted by job he can’t do’, Sunshine Coast Daily,
Brunovs, Natalija, ‘Artist by Artist’, ABC Open, (Documentary), ABC Television Qld.
2003 Likens, Terri, ‘Art and Life: One Man's Struggle’, Roane Newspapers, March 28, Kingston, TN
1999 Hardy, Sara, ‘Native Starting to Get Noticed’, Jefferson County Leader, August 5, MO
‘Turtle Angel Surf City Artist’ CNN Television Exposé, Atlanta, Georgia
Waters, Jesse, ’Local Artist Gives Life to Island Wood’, Topsail Voice, June 2, Surf City , NC
Erwin, Scott, ‘Fun with Fine Arts’, Morning Star, June 11. 1999, Wilmington NC
Unger, Steve, ‘Autumn with Topsail is a Good Time for All’, Topsail Voice, September 23, NC
Davey, Randy, ‘Play Along’, The Daily News, September 20, Jacksonville, NC
1997 Davey, Randy, ‘Fall Festival’, The Daily News, September 21, Jacksonville, NC
1996 Gorham, Terre, ‘Roughing it for Art’, Memphis Downtowner, August, TN
Jones, Vannessa E., ‘Music and Myth’, Commercial Appeal, August 18, Memphis, TN
Lanham, Thomas, ‘Local Art Scene’, My Living Room Gallery, New Orleans, LA
1995 Beghtol, L.D., ‘Blink and You’ve Missed It’, Memphis Flyer, March 28, Memphis, TN
1993 Fredette, Suzanna Phelps, ‘Horn Island Exhibition’, Commercial Appeal, August 28,
Derrosit, James, ‘Art Review’, Commercial Appeal, October 29, Memphis,TN.