Jenny Clapson. 1969 –1972, Diploma Fine Art Painting SA School of Art and winner of John Christie Wright Prize for Life Painting and Drawing.

GROUP EXHBITIONS:

*(SALA stands for South Australian Living Artists)
2015 “Ecologies of Place” Gallery 1855, Adelaide, (Monotypes) with Catherine Buddle, Sam Oster, Margaret Sanders, Stephanie Radok.
2015 SALA “Fungi” National Wine Centre, Adelaide, Fine Art Kangaroo Island. (Monotypes)
2014 SALA “Wetlands & Waterways” Exhibtion, Nat. Wine Centre, Fine Art KI (Monotype)
2013 SALA “Geographe”, Adelaide college of the Arts with Margie Sheppard, Deb Sleeman,
Sandra Starkey Simon, Silvana Angelakis, Janet Ayliffe, Christobel Kelly, Kath Oliphant.
2013 SALA, 2012 SALA, 2011 SALA, 2010 SALA Exhibitions National Wine Centre, Fine Art KI.
2009 SALA “South Australian Printmakers”
2006 “Fleurieu Biennale Invitational Exhibition”. Fleurieu Peninsula.
2004 Hill Smith Fine Art Gallery, mixed Exhibition.
2004 “Fleurieu Art Prize”. Finalist: “Campfire on the Beach”, (Photopolymer etching).
1998 Greenhill Galleries, mixed exhibition.
1998 Adelaide Festival Artspace, mixed exhibition.
1998 Adelaide Festival Artspace, “Mapping the Comfort Zone”, Irene Briant, Janien Schwarz,
Lucinda Clutterbuck, Jo Crawford, Christine James, Catherine K, Sarah Watt.
1995 “Four Printmakers”, Dridan Fine Arts, Adelaide.
1993 “Australian Printmakers”, Barry Stern Gallery, Sydney.
1992 “Operation Heartland” National Outlook Conference, Canberra. Opened by Simon Crean.
1989 Himeji, Japan, “A week in Adelaide”, mixed artists, organised by Adelaide City Council.
1983 “SA Contemporary Artists” by invitation, Sir Samuel Way Building, Adelaide.
1980 “The real thing”, Contemporary Arts Society Travelling Exhibition.
1980 By invitation Maud Vizard Wholohan Acquisition Prize. Art Gallery of South Australia.


ONE PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2006 Hill Smith Gallery, Adelaide
1995 Jenny Clapson’s Gallery. Kangaroo Island.
1993 Barry Stern’s Gallery, Sydney “Lean and Uncertain times”
1992 Adelaide Festival Centre, “Lean and Uncertain times”.
1988 Tynte Gallery, Adelaide.
1987 Greenhill Galleries
1987 Adelaide Festival Centre.


COLLECTIONS

2004 Country Arts SA (photopolymer etching)
2003 Parliament House Collection
2003 National Gallery, Canberra (2 photopolymer etchings)
1997 Art Gallery of South Australia
1991 Consolidated Press
1989 Eltham College
1989 Barossa Valley Collection
1986 State Bank Collection (range of linocuts)
1986 Artbank
1985 Eyre Peninsula Regional Trust.


PRIZES/FINALISTS

2006 Cathedral Art Prize, Best rendition of Regional life.
2004 Finalist in Fleurieu Landscape Prize. (photopolymer etching, “Campfire on the Beach”)
2004 Cathedral Art Prize, Best watercolour.
2001 Finalist and Honourable Mention, Whyalla Print Prize.
1972 Adelaide Uni Prize
1972 John Christie Wright Memorial Prize for Life Drawing and Painting, SA School of Art.