Leonie Amerena – CV

In Residency Activities

 

Leonie Amerena

Geelong artist Leonie Amerena works predominantly in metal, creating sculptural works suitable for garden, interior or commercial display.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2010     The Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show
2009     Tesselaar Sculpture Prize
               Art Melbourne Exhibition Building
2008     Annual Awards, Association of Victorian Sculptors
2007     Art Melbourne Exhibition Building
2006     The Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show
2005    Metamorphosis, Skandia Week, Geelong Waterfront
              Annual Awards, Association of Victorian Sculptors
             The Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show
2004    Annual Awards, Association of Victorian Sculptors
             The Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show
2003    Annual Awards, Association of Victorian Sculptors
             The Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2009-2005    Geelong Regional Artists Exhibition, Geelong
2006               “Let The Arts Begin”, Sheraton Hotel, Geelong
2005               “Contemporary Art for Corporate Spaces”, Geelong
2002-2004    “Geelong Sculptors Exhibition”, Geelong
2002-2003    “Throught the Keyhole”, Geelong
2002               “Sculptural Artscape”, Ballarat Festival
1997                “Totemic Shapes”, Geelong Gallery

COLLECTIONS
National Australia Bank Collection
Geelong College Art Collection
Kardinia International College Artworks

ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCIES
“Art In the City” Geelong College, Melbourne 2004-2006
Kardinia International College 2005-2006
Lara Secondary College 2006
The Geelong College Courtyard development 2006

COMMISSIONS
Kardinia International College
The Geelong College
Whitford Residence
Vue Apartments Geelong
Chris Mackay and Associates

PUBLICATIONS
House and Garden Magazine, Feature Story, March 2007
Australia’s Best Houses 2011 featured sculpture

OTHER
Curator Geelong College Art show, 2005-2008
COGG Assistant to Andrew Rogers in the creation of The Geelong Geoglyphs
Consulted by COGG for Artworks for World Road Race 2010