Liz Blizzard                                            
Australian Painter





Recent Works






Australian Journey







Prahran Institute of Technology 1964 - 1966 (now Melbourne University, Victoria College of the Arts) Melbourne Teachers College 1964 - 1966 University of Ballarat 1978 – 1979.
Painting and Drawing, University of Ballarat 1986 – 1994
University of Ballarat, SMB Campus – 1999 - 2001

International Exhibitions

Gallery Brocken, Kichijyo-ji, Tokyo
2003 Japan: Fukuoaka, Ito Duo Gallery.
2001 Japan: Nagoya, Gotto-Do Gallery – ‘Australian Journey – Time & Place’
2000 Japan: Tokyo, Isogaya Gallery – ‘Australian Journey – Time & Place’ : a simultaneous exhib. with East & West Art, Melb., Oct. 2000
2000 Japan: Fukuoka, Ito Duo Gallery – ‘Australian Journey – Time & Place’
1996 Japan: Bell Gallery, Saiki, Kyushu (24 works)

2004 Singapore: Singapore Art Fair – with E&W Art
2003 Japan: Tokyo, Setagaya Museum; International Creative Women’s Exhibition
2003 Japan: Tokyo, Isogaya Gallery; International Creative Women’s Exhibition
2002 Singapore: Australian Consulate, Singapore.
2001 Singapore: ARTSingapore Contemporary Art Fair – with E & W Art.
2001 Australia: Ballarat Fine Art Gallery - ‘Women Of the World’ International women’s exhibition for which I was organiser & curator
2001 Australia: MIRA Gallery, Melbourne – ‘Women of the World’ Exhibition.
2000 Russia: Moscow International Art Fair, ‘Art Menege 2000’
1999 Korea: Seoul, ‘Tongduk Gallery’, International Women’s Exhibition
1998 Russia: Vladivostok. Primorskaya State Art Gallery, ‘Flowers of the World’ (22-29 April). International Women’s Art Exhibition
1996 Japan: 'Two Woman Show', with Akie Kuma. Koso no mori Museum Gallery, Yufuin, Kyushu.

Australian Exhibitions

2004 Ballarat Fine Art Gallery, ‘Liz Blizzard, Landscapes - the last 20 years’
2002 Qdos Gallery, Lorne,Vic. Recent Work
2000 East & West Art, Kew, Melbourne ‘Australian Journey – Time & Place’
1998 Bulle Gallery Melbourne ‘Aspects of Landscape’
1996 Lyall Burton Gallery, Melbourne
1994 University of Ballarat – Works on paper from the Flinders Ranges and Lake Eyre
1993 Lyall Burton Gallery, Melbourne
1991 Convent Gallery, Daylesford
1991 Artworks, Ballarat
1990 David Ellis Fine Art, Melbourne: A Woman's Place
1986 M.A.I.M, Ballarat
1984 Studio Exhibition, Ballarat
1982 David Ellis Fine Art, Ballarat

2005 Brisbane Art Fair [East & West Art]
2004 Jeffery Malesa Gallery, ‘Blizzard Family Exhibition’, Sorrento
2004 Sydney Affordable Art Fair, Fox Studios, Sydney [East & West Art]
2003 Sydney Affordable Art Fair, Fox Studios, Sydney
2003 Gordon Egerton Gallery, Gordon, Vic.
2002 Gordon Egerton Gallery, Gordon, Vic.
2002 Band Hall Gallery, Kyneton ‘FACEcaf’
2002 Melbourne International Art Fair, exhibiting with East & West Art, Melbourne
2000 Melbourne International Art Fair, exhibiting with East & West Art, Melbourne
2000 Adelaide Festival Centre, South Australia, ‘We are Australian’ (Invitation exhib.)
2000 Swan Hill National Print and Drawing Award Exhibition
2000 Williamstown Fine Art Gallery
2000 Qdos Gallery, Lorne
1999 Gordon-Egerton Gallery
1999 Williamstown Fine Art Gallery
1999 "We Are Australian": George Adams Gallery, Victorian Art Centre (Invitation Exhibition)
1997 Lyall Burton Gallery - Group Show
1997 Eltham Library - Nullumbik Expatriates - 8 invited artists
1996 Lyall Burton Gallery - Group Show
1996 Contemporary Art fair, Melbourne
1995 University of Ballarat - Works from the Flinders Ranges
1995 Lyall Burton Gallery, Melbourne - Works on Paper
1995 Ballarat Fine Art Gallery - Contemporary Australian Women Artists
1995 Ballarat Fine Art Gallery - Artists and Ballarat Art Schools 1870-1995
1994 Lyall Burton Gallery, Melbourne - Works in Paper
1994 Contemporary Art Fair, Melbourne
1993 Lyall Burton Gallery, Melbourne - Works on Paper
1992 Realities Gallery, Melbourne - Tribute to Tony Pryor
1992 Contemporary Art Fair, Exhibition Buildings, Melbourne
1991 Convent Gallery, Daylesford
1991 Ballarat Fine Art Gallery - Local Artists in the Collection
1991 Artworks Gallery, Ballarat
1990 Warrnambool Regional Gallery - Fletcher Jones Prize
1990 Diamond Valley Council - Diamond Valley Invitation Prize
1989 Ballarat Mining Exchange - Funereal - Artists of the Ballarat Region
1988 Centre Gallery, Gold Coast, Queensland - 9 by 5 Impression Show (purchased)
1988 Ballarat Fine Art Gallery - Image Defined and Altered
1988 Artery, Geelong - Arden Street Artists
1988 70 Arden Street, Melbourne - Drawing Exhibition
1988 70 Arden St. Melbourne - Group Show
1987 Box Hill Town Hall - Drawing Exhibition
1986 Warrnambool Regional Art Gallery Fletcher Jones Award (purchased)
1986 Ballarat Fine Art Gallery - Fraser Island Exhibition
1984 Swan Hill Regional Gallery - Pioneer Art Award
1984 Mussellbrook Gallery, N.S.W. - Mussellbrook Art Award
1984 Castlemaine Art Gallery - Lyttleton Art Prize
1984 Ballarat Fine Art Gallery - 8 Ballarat Artists
1984 Alice Springs Art Gallery, Northern Territory - Alice Springs Art Award
1981 Golden Age Gallery, Ballarat
1980 New Ground Gallery, Ballarat
1980 Geelong Art Gallery, Capital Permanent Award
1979 New Ground Gallery, Ballarat
1970 Brolga Gallery, Wangaratta
1969 Princes Hill Gallery, Melbourne
1969 Manuka Gallery, Canberra
1968 Gallery 99, Melbourne

Bibliography - Books
1994 The Encyclopedia of Australian Art, Alan McCulloch.
1991 Dictionary of Australian Women Artists, by Max Germaine, Craftsman House
1984 Dictionary of Australian Artists by Alan McCulloch, Allen and Unwin
1983 Artists and Galleries of Australia, by Max Germaine, Boolanong Publication

Bibliography - Catalogues
2003 ‘ICWA’ catalogue, Tokyo
2003, 2004 “Sydney Affordable Art’ catalogue
2001 ARTSingapore Contemporary Art Fair, Singapore
2001 ‘Women of the World’ 3rd International Women’s Exhibition in Ballarat, Australia
2000 Moscow Art Fair Catalogue
1999 The 2nd Exhibition of International Creative Women Association, Korea
1999 ‘We Are Australian’ catalogue
1998 ‘Australia ARTIST’
1998 ‘Flowers of the World’ catalogue, Vladivostok, Russia
1997 Nullumbik Expatriates catalogue
1996 Australian Contemporary Art Fair catalogue, Lyall Burton Gallery
1996 Fifth Australian Contemporary. Art Fair Catalogue
1995 Artists in Ballarat Schools 1870-1995, Ballarat Fine Art Gallery
1994 Lyall Burton Australian Contemporary Art Fair Catalogue
1994 Fourth Australian Contemporary Art Fair Catalogue
1992 Australian Contemporary Art Fair Catalogue
1989 Funereal, Ballarat Mining Exchange
1989 9 by 5 Mail Exhibition., The Centre Gallery, Queensland
1988 Image Defined and Altered, Ballarat Fine Art Gallery
1986 Fletcher Jones Award, Warrnambool Art Gallery
1984 The Alice Prize 1984
1980 Middle Earth 84 - Survey of Contemporary Artists in Regional Victoria and South Australia
1980 Capital Permanent Geelong Art Gallery Catalogue
1980 8 Ballarat Artists, Ballarat Fine Art Gallery

Ballarat Fine Art Gallery
Warrnambool Regional Art Gallery
BHP Collection
Masui Ship Company Collection, Japan
Primorskaya Gallery, State Museum, Vladisvostok
Victorian State Government Collection
Lieutenant-Governor [Victoria] Lady Southey collection
Private collections in Australia, Japan, Korea, France, Russia, Ireland, Singapore, Hong Kong, Sweden and England

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