Lizzie Buckmaster Dove


Born Lilydale, Australia

2021 Candidate, Masters of Philosophy, University of Wollongong
2016 Diploma of Library, Information and Cultural Services
1993 Bachelor of Fine Arts, University of New South Wales, College of Fine Arts

Residencies, Grants & Awards
2021 West Darling Arts, Restart residency
2017 Pat Skinner Writing Award, All into Ocean Pools, joint winner
2016 Sheridan Evans Art Award, All Into Ocean Pools, joint winner
2012 NAVA NSW Artists’ Grant
2011 Australia Council for the Arts, New Work Grant

Solo Exhibitions
2021 Coming Up For Breath, Shoalhaven Regional Gallery, Nowra
2013 Solastalgia, NG Art Gallery, Sydney
2013 Pool, the Alchemy of Blue, Wollongong Art Gallery, Wollongong
2010 Still Light, NG Art Gallery
2009 An End To Myth, Flinders Lane Gallery, Melbourne
2008 Into The Woods, NG Art Gallery

Public Art & Arts Consultation
2021 Super blood full moon, total lunar eclipse 26 May 2021, Coledale rock platorm – Performative & temporal intervention on site
2021 Walking with a Friend at Sunrise Who is Walking with Another at Sunset – Month long collaborative walking project with Anna Hart (UK)
2017 Forest Labyrinth, for Wild Rumpus Jamboree South Coast – Ephemeral topographical intervention on site & silent walk
2017 Crackerjacks, Coledale public school, with year six – Rites of passage walking, mapping & ephemeral (signage) project
2016 Ghost Trees for Spirit of Place, Lake Illawarra, Warilla, Shellharbour City Council – with Robert Nancarrow
2012 New moon, Coledale rock platform – Ephemeral rock construction created with local community
2012 Full (blue) moon, Coledale rock platform – Ephemeral rock construction created with local community
2005 Treasures, Newington Green, London, The Building Exploratory London (TBE) – Public art and consultation
2005 Religion and Place, Tower Hamlets, London, TBE – Pilot for artist residency and community arts project
2004 Newington Green Consultation, Newington Green, London, TBE – Community arts consultation
2002 Building Memories, Newington Green, London, TBE – Walking guide and 3-dimensional map to Newington Green
1997 Kings Cross Library Mosaics, South Sydney Council, Sydney – Community arts project with Steven Vella

Selected Group Exhibitions
2019 In the Making, Project Contemporary Artspace, Wollongong
2018 Summer Love, Wollongong Art Gallery, Wollongong
2015 Object Urbanites, Maitland Regional Gallery, Maitland
2015 Close to Home, Clifton School of Arts, Clifton
2014 Scope Environmental Art Award, finalist, Scope Gallery, Warnaambool
2014 Feeling the Heat, Clifton School of Arts, Clifton
2014 Collected, Connected & Cut, Library, University of Wollongong
2012 Here Today, Gone Tomorrow, Life’s Fragile Nature, NG Art Gallery
2011 Korea International Art Fair, with NG Art Gallery, Korea
2011 A Cabinet of Curiosities, NG Art Gallery
2011 Prometheus Award, finalist exhibition, All Saints Anglican School, Merrimac
2011 Visible Invisible, Flinders Lane Gallery
2010 On paper, in time and in others’ minds, Art Piece Gallery, Mullumbimby
2010 View From Here V, Flinders Lane Gallery
2010 Meroogal Women’s Travelling Art Prize, various Regional Galleries
2009 Treasures, Flinders Lane Gallery
2009 Meroogal Women’s Art Prize, Shoalhaven City Arts Centre, Nowra
2009 Summer Reading, Jen Bekman Gallery, New York
2009 Waiting, NG Art Gallery
2009 20PLUS: The Sum of Us, Flinders Lane Gallery
2009 … Of Nature, NG Art Gallery
2009 CarriageARTworks, Carriageworks, Sydney
2009 Salon Summer Show, NG Art Gallery
2008 Treasures, Flinders Lane Gallery
2008 Art Sydney with NG Art Gallery
2008 Food For Thought, NG Art Gallery
2008 The Perfumed Garden, Flinders Lane Gallery
2007 Fragile Planet, NG Art Gallery
2007 Treasures, Flinders Lane Gallery
2007 There is No Place Like Home, NG Art Gallery

Wollongong Art Gallery
The City of Sydney, Town Hall Collection
Baker & Mackenzie
Private collections in the United Kingdom, the United States, Spain, New Zealand and Australia

Solastalgia, Exhibition Catalogue, NG Art Gallery, 2013
Pool, the Alchemy of Blue, Exhibition Catalogue, Wollongong City Gallery, essay by Caroline Baum, 2013
Artbank Calendar, February, 2011
Still Light, Exhibition Catalogue, 2010
Perfect Paper, Adeline Loh, Page One Publishing, 2009

Cutting Lizzie, by Joady Weatherup, Production, All, 8 min, 2010
Pool, the Alchemy of Blue, by Theme Media, 2013

Selected Bibliography
Artlink / In Public, guest edited by Daniel Mudie Cunningham, August, 2021, pages 60-63
South Coast Register, Coming Up For Breath at Shoalhaven Regional Gallery, by Robert Crawford, February 25, 2021
Illawarra Mercury, Lake Illawarra’s art trail’s fifth installment, by Desiree Savage, May 13, 2016
Illawarra Mercury, Walk Inspires Pool Art, by Louise Turk, March 15, 2014
WU Magazine, Wide Angle by Alessia Delisi, February 2014
Architectural Worlds 2014: 1/Vol 29, 155, Uncommon Spaces, by Mary-Ann O’Donnell, 2014
Anne Summers Reports, Issue 5,  December, 2013, pages 12-16
Sydney Morning Herald, Spectrum, Open Gallery, by Michael Fitzgerald, November 23, 2013
Art Almanac, Exhibition Review, by Melissa Pesa, November, 2013
Sydney Morning Herald, Spectrum, Open Gallery, by Michael Fitzgerald, June 1-2, 2013
Illawarra Mercury, Good Life, Artworks Inspired by Nature, by Benjamin Long, April 12, 2013
Vogue Living, ‘Art & Events’, April, 2013
House & Garden, Insider, by Elizabeth Wilson, April, 2012
McGrath Magazine, Cabinet of Curiosities, July 30, 2011
Illawarra Mercury, Weekender, Profile, Wonder of Wildlife, by Louise Turk, October 2-3, 2010
Sydney Morning Herald, Spectrum, Open Gallery, by Lissa Christopher, June 12, 2010
Sydney Morning Herald, Spectrum, Sharp Thinker, by Lissa Christopher, May 29, 2010
Sydney Magazine, Art, Issue 86, June, 2010
Art Monthly Australia, Artnotes, Issue 230, June, 2010
Inside Out, ‘Paper Works’, styled by Lara Hutton, July/August, 2009
Inside Out, ‘A Weekend With’ by Rachael Mogan, May/June, 2009
Inside Out, ‘Play On Words’, styled by Vanessa Colyer Tay, September, 2008
Sydney Morning Herald, Spectrum, Open Gallery, by Josephine Tovey, May 17, 2008
The Sun Herald, S, Unwind, compiled by Aparna Khopkar, May 11, 2008
Sydney Morning Herald, The Planner, compiled by Kerry Coleman, May 10-11, 2008
The Sunday Telegraph, Your Space, March 30, 2008
Australian Country Style magazine, ‘Change The Frame’ by Barbara Sweeney, April, 2008