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EDUCATION

1981 – Diploma of Arts 1983 – Graduate Diploma in Professional Art Studies, Sydney College of Advanced Education.
1984 – Bachelor of Arts [City Art Institute-Alexander Mackie College of Advanced Education] 1985 – Emigrated to Canada.
1986 – Taught art classes at the Burlington Culture Centre, Burlington, Ontario.
1990 – 1998 Opened and managed an art gallery in British Columbia, Canada.
1999 – Returned to Australia, currently living and working in Tasmania.

Three early works by Shane Garton

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

1974 – Salamanca Gallery, Tasmania.
1975 – Numerous group exhibitions in New South Wales.
1976 – Gosford Rotary Exhibition, New South Wales Waitara Group Show, New South Wales.
1977 – Hogarth Gallery, New South Wales.
1978 -“Save the Whales” Travelling Exhibition: New South Wales, Western Australia, Queensland, South Australia and Victoria.
1980 – Ivan Dougherty Gallery, New South Wales.
1981 – The Sydney Morning Herald Exhibition, New South Wales.
1982 – Studio Access Project, in conjunction with the 4th Biennale of Sydney.
1983 – The Commonwealth Bank Exhibition, New South Wales, The Liverpool Arts Show, New South Wales.
1986 – ExhibitArt ’86, Hamilton, Ontario,Canada (First prize with two paintings); Burlington Cultural Centre, 18th AnnualJuried Exhibition, Burlington, Ontario, Canada; CKOC/CKLH, 18th Annual Arts Hamilton Exhibition, Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.
1987 – Burlington Fine Arts Association, 20th Anniversary Juried Exhibition, Burlington, Ontario, Canada; CKOC/CKLH, 19th Annual Arts Hamilton Exhibition, Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.
1988 – Salon Exhibition, Burlington Cultural Centre, Burlington, Ontario, Canada; Stelco Arts ’88 Juried Exhibition, Hamilton, Ontario,Canada; Royal Botanical Gardens Exhibition, Burlington, Ontario, Canada.
1986-9 – privately commissioned paintings in Ontario and British Columbia 1985-9 – Taught art classes at the Burlington Cultural Centre.
2000 – Southern Tasmanian Artist Exhibition – Forest & Heritage Centre Inc – “Best of Exhibition”.
2002 – Jackman Gallery – Melbourne, Black and White Exhibition. “Tribal Series”.
2003 – Despard Gallery – Hobart.
2004 – Russ Wheeler Gallery – Hobart.
2008 – Sona Gallery – North Hobart.
2013 – CAST – Contempory Art Society Tasmania.
2016 – Raven Gallery, New Norfolk

SELECTED CORPORATE COLLECTIONS

1983 – The Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Sydney.
1984 – IBM (Australia) Limited, Sydney 1985 – EquitiLink (Australia) Limited, Sydney.
1986 – Armadale Communications Limited, Hamilton, Ontario,Canada – permanent collection and travelling exhibition.
1987 – Beckett & Dzubak Chartered Accountants, Burlington, Ontario, Canada.
1988 – James Spencer private collection, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada 1991 – Key City Performing Arts Theatre, Cranbrook, British Columbia, Canada.
1989 – Coldwell Banker Burnhill Realty – Judy Varga.

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

1988 – Perry Gallery, Burlington Cultural Centre, Burlington, Ontario, Canada.
1991 – Wooden Nickel Art Gallery, Kimberley, British Columbia, Canada.
1992, 1993, 1994, 2000.
Off the Wall Fine Art Gallery, Cranbrook, British Columbia, Canada, Kookaburra Lane Art Gallery, Kimberley, British Columbia, Canada.
2005 – Avalon Gallery Space, Tasmania.

Early Works - Shane Garton