Robyn Kinsela



Exhibition history
Earth Matters, SHAC Gallery, Robertson, NSW
2019 Distractions, FORM Gallery, Queanbeyan
2018 Dirt Tree Rock, Tacit Art, Melbourne
2017 Levels of Landscape, Tacit Art, Melbourne
2012 Beyond Eye LevelDEPOT II Gallery, Danks St, Sydney
2011 West of WilcanniaFORM Gallery, Queanbeyan
2009 Seen and UnseenSturt Gallery, Mittagong 
2006 Paintings and Prints, Sturt Gallery, Mittagong
2005 Through the Door, Foyer Gallery, Canberra School of Art, ANU 
2003 InformFinishing Room Gallery, Canberra School of Art, ANU
2002 Robyn Kinsela, Harris Courtin Gallery, Sydney
2001 Small Works,  Sturt Gallery, Mittagong
2000 Full Circle, Albert Street Gallery, Mittagong 

Nexus, Quadrant Gallery, Melbourne
EVOKE, Sturt Gallery Mittagong
Waterbrook Landscape Prize, Bowral
Feel Good Art, Quadrant Gallery, Melbourne
Harden/Murrumburra Bendigo Bank Landscape Prize, NSW
2023 reSONATE, H.K.Edit, Sydney (w/ Ruth Levine)
Muswellbrook Art Prize
2020 20[2020], Tacit Art, Melbourne
Wingecarribee Landscape Award [WINNER]
2018 Kangaroo Valley Art Award [WINNER]
  Vietnam Veterans’ Visible Silence, Goulburn Regional Art Gallery, (w/ Kim Shannon)
Wingecarribee Landscape Award [2ND PLACE]
Alumni 1985-2005, Sturt Gallery, Mittagong
Where are they now? The Milk Factory Gallery, Bowral
2016 Heysen Landscape Prize
Sojourns, M16, Griffith ACT
St George Art Award, Hurstville Museum & Gallery [WINNER]
Wingecarribee Landscape Award
Lyn McCrea Memorial Drawing Award

2015 NOW Shoalhaven Contemporary Art Award
New TricksBowral Art Gallery
Wingecarribee Landscape Award [2ND PLACE]
2014 JADA Drawing Prize
NEW(S), Southern Highlands Printmakers, Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery
Copes Portrait Prize
Norvill Landscape Painting Prize
NEW(S), Southern Highlands Printmakers, Shoalhaven City Arts Centre, Nowra
2013 Adelaide Perry Drawing Prize, Sydney
Abstracted Landscapes, FORM Gallery, Queanbeyan
Muswellbrook Art Prize

2012 Heysen Landscape Prize
Works on Paper Open Awards, Bowral
2011 Veolia Open Art Award, Goulburn Regional Art Gallery
Blending BoundariesGoulburn Regional Art Gallery
2009 Meroogal Women's Art Prize [PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARD]
2008 Norvill Landscape Painting Prize
Adelaide Perry Drawing Prize, Sydney
The Gib, Sturt Gallery, Mittagong
The Outback Art Prize, Broken Hill
GroupVizivarosi Gallery, Budapest, Hungary
2007 Works on Paper Open Awards, Bowral
Group, Congress Center, Balantofured, Hungary
Wingecarribee Print Prize

2006 Meroogal Women's Art Prize
Mosman Art Prize, Sydney
Pushing Boundaries, Goulburn Regional Art Gallery
Works on Paper Open Awards, Bowral
Arc Yinnar Drawing Prize

Heysen Landscape Prize
Meroogal Women's Art Prize
City of Banyule: Works on Paper Prize, Melbourne
Hazelhurst Art Prize, Sydney
Geelong Print Award
Island Art Prize, Tasmania
Works on Paper Open Awards, Bowral

Heysen Landscape Prize
Norvill Landscape Painting Prize
Meroogal Women's Art Prize
Traces, Southern Highlands Printmakers, Wollongong City Art Gallery
The 33rd Alice Prize, Alice Springs
Works on Paper Open Awards, Bowral
2003 Meroogal Women's Art Prize
Alvaro Open Painting, BDAS Bowral [WINNER]
Works on Paper Open Awards, Bowral
Nick Scali Portrait Prize, Southern Highlands Regional Gallery [WINNER]








Recent Awards:

2019 WINNER Wingecarribee Landscape Award.

2018 WINNER Inaugural Kangaroo Valley Art Award.

2017 SECOND Prize: Wingecarribee Landscape Award.

2016 WINNER St George Art Award Hurstville Museum and Gallery. HIGHLY COMMENDED Wingecarribee Landscape Award; HIGHLY COMMENDED Lyn McCrea Memorial Drawing

2015 SHORTLISTED for the Australian Book Design Awards (ABDA); SECOND Prize Wingecarribee Art Award.

2013 Veolia Mulwarree Scholarship for Arts Practice.

2010 WINNER Portrait of Local Indentity (Ann Judell) Bowral

2009 PEOPLE’S CHOICE Meroogal Women’s Art Prize.

2008 HIGHLY COMMENDED Adelaide Perry Prize for Drawing.

2007 HIGHLY COMMENDED Wingecarribee Print Prize.

2006 HIGHLY COMMENDED Arc Yinnar Drawing Prize.

2005 HIGHLY COMMENDED Works on Paper (Digital Print) Bowral

2004 WINNER Photographic Exhibition National Year of the Built Environment SHRG Bowral.

2003 WINNER Alvaro Open Painting, BDAS Bowral. WINNER Nick Scali Portrait Prize, Southern Highlands Regional

2002 WINNER Works on Paper, BDAS.

2001 WINNER Traditional, Liverpool City Arts Festival.

2000 HIGHLY COMMENDED Alvaro Painting Prize BDAS


Selected Exhibition Finalist:

2024 Feel Good Art, Quadrant Gallery, Melbourne. Waterbrook Landscape, Bowral. 2023 Hunter’s Hill Art Exhibition

2023, 2011 Muswellbrook Open Art Prize.

2024, 2023, 2022 Harden/Murrumburra Bendigo Bank Landscape Prize, NSW

2023, 2022 Bluethumb Art Prize. 2019-2023 Wingecarribee Landscape Prize.

2024, 2023 BOCCA Bowral Art Gallery

2022, 2021, 2020, 2018, 2016, 2014, 2013, Goulburn Regional Art Gallery Open Art Award. 2021 Whitewall Art Project

2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2007, 2002, 1998, 1997, Fisher’s Ghost OPEN

2022, 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2012, 2011, Fisher’s Ghost Contemporary; 2020, 2018 Kangaroo Valley Art Prize;

2020 Gosford Art Prize; 2020 Sunshine Coast Art Award; 2020 Stanthorpe Art Award.

2020, 2017 Calleen Art Award; 2020, 2018 Wyndham Art Prize.

2023,2020 John Villiers Outback Art Prize;

2019, 2017 NOW Contemporary Art. 2019 Copes Watercolour Prize. 2019, 2016 Lyn McCrea Memorial Drawing.

2018 Blacktown Art Prize. 2018 Bayside Art Prize. 2018 Wingecarribee Drawing Prize.

2018, 2017, 2016, 2014 Pirtek Still Life Prize.

2017 Bayside Art Prize. 2017 Pirtek Still Life Award.

2017, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996, Wingecarribee Landscape Prize.

2017, 2016, 2013, 2012 Fisher's Ghost Works on Paper.

2016 St George Art Award. 2016 Pleinair Painting Prize, Parliament House. 2016 Gallipoli Art Award. 2016 Emsla Eutick Still Life.

2016 Wingecarribee Art Award. 2016 40year Anniversary Art Award, Kirribili Centre.

2016, 2014 KIWI Watercolour.