Sydney artist, Kristine Ballard concentrates her fine art practice on the human connectivity to place and objects with a fauvist energy and a passion for vibrant colour.

2016 UPCOMING: Art Residency & Wshop, Koro Sun, Fiji, Dec 15 – Jan 16
2015 UPCOMING: SOLO Show: Breathing Colours Gallery, Sydney, Oct 2015
2015 UPCOMING: Group Show: Manyung Gallery, Victoria, July 2015
2015 UPCOMING: Art Residency: Scuola Internazionale di Grafica Venice, Italy
2015 UPCOMING: Art Educator, EDTV, April 2015
2015 UPCOMING: GROUP SHOWx6, Matthew Gillet Gallery, April/May 2015
2014: Group Show, Breathing Colours Gallery, Sydney, Jan 2015
2014: Art Residency Koro Sun, SavuSavu, Fiji, Dec 2014
2014: SOLO SHOW Cangiante, CK Gallery, Sydney
2014: Heysen Art Prize, SA (Finalist)
2014: Glebe Art Show, Sydney (Highly Commended WOP)
2014: Art Residency: Scuola Internazionale di Grafica Venice, Italy
2014: Duo Show CHROMA Tap Gallery
2014: Waterbrook Art Show, Sydney
2013: 3 person show, Art2Muse, Sydney
2013: Balmain Art Show, Sydney
2013: Riversong’ (SOLO Show: Sep), Ginkgo Gallery, Sydney
2013: Mt Eyre Art Prize (Short List), Rex Livingston Galley, Sydney
2013: Tempe Historic House Group Show, Sydney
2013: Residency New York: Art Students League of New York AWARDED the Ruth Katzman Scholarship
2013: Hunters Hill Art Show, Sydney
2013: LDLD Group Show. Kaleidoscope Gallery, Sydney
2013: Muswellbrook Art Prize. (Finalist in WOP Section)
2012: Group Show, Ginkgo Gallery, Sydney
2012: Hawkesbury Art Prize, Blue Moon Gallery, Sydney (Finalist)
2012: Kaleidoscope (SOLO Show), Ginkgo Gallery, Sydney
2012 : Fisher’s Ghost Art Show, Sydney (Finalist OPEN Section)
2012: ‘Vive La France’ Group Show, Boyd Art Gallery, Sydney
2012: ‘Spirited’ Group Show, Peacock Gallery, Sydney
2012/2013: Kings School Art Show, Sydney
2012/2013: Waverley Art Prize (Works on Paper)
2012: Group Show, Banksia Art Gallery
2012: St Ignatius Riverview School Art Show, Sydney
2012/2013: Hunters Hill Art Show, Sydney
2012: ‘Verve’: Duo Show, Art2muse, Double Bay, Sydney
2011: ‘Intimate’: Wilson St @ Danks, Sydney
2011: ‘Xmas Salon Show’: Artsite Gallery, Sydney
2011: Arts ile de ré (Australian artists in France): Promenarts: France
2011: National Trust Harper’s Mansion Still Life Show (Finalist)
2011: I heart Kirribilli Show (First Prize – Painting)
2011: ‘The Great Unknown’: Artsite Gallery, Sydney
2011: The Kings School Art Show, Sydney
2011: Pine Street Print Makers Show , Sydney
2011: The Art Students League of New York: Residency Show
2011: Artist Portfolio Issue 2. California, USA. (Honorable Mention)
2011: Marrickville X Show. ESP Gallery Marrickville.
2011: Combined Art Societies Annual Exhibition (Finalist in Painting)
2010/11: France: Pieces showing with Promenarts Gallery
2010/11/14: Hornsby Art Prize
2010: Waterbrook Art Prize, Sydney
2010: St George Art Society (Commended – Works on Paper)
2010: Liverpool Art Prize, Casula Powerhouse
2010: Group Show,  La Rochelle, France
2010/13: Drummoyne Art Show (Commended – Modern Section)
2009/10/11/13: Blacktown City Art Prize
2009/10: Brunswick Street Gallery, Victoria: Small works show
2008: Waverly Expressionists: Charles Hewitt Gallery
2008/9/10: North Sydney Art Prize


Portrait: Making a Difference
Portrait: Antipodean Peaks
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1970: DOB
1988 : Young Ambassador Trip to Japan: Amagasaki & Kobe
1992: Bachelor of Design (BAD) University of Newcastle
1992- Graphic Designer/
2015: Design Manager
1999-2012: Art Teacher/art facilitator (Director Northshore School of Arts)
2009: France: Plein-air Painting in the South of France.
2010: Spain: Plein-air Painting in Barcelona & Andalusia
2011: New York: Art Residency with The Art Students League of New York
2012: Residency at Monsalvat, Melbourne
2013: New York: Art Residency with The Art Students League of New York AWARDED the Ruth Katzman Scholarship
2014: Venice: Art Residency with  Scuola Internazionale di Grafica, Venice, Italy