Curriculum Vitae


Rosemary Strachen


Maroubra 2035 Sydney NSW.


2006-Platform, Beatty Gallery, Darlinghurst, Sydney.

2001-The Light Within, First Draft Gallery, Surry Hills, Sydney.

2000-Float, Tin Sheds, Broadway,Sydney.

1999-BFYS, Why Gallery, Enmore, Sydney.

1998-Untitled, Cafe Solae, Newtown, Sydney.

1995-The Inner Child They Wouldn't Let Me Keep, Hester Gallery, Newtown,      Sydney.

1994-Wild, 191 Cafe, Darlinghurst, Sydney.

1993-Arete-Roobar, Darlinghurst, Sydney.


2021_ Les Sculptures Refusées- Sculpture by the Sea, Quarantine Station, Manly, Sydney.

2007-2009- Drawcard, National Art School, Darlinghurst, Sydney.

2007 - Platform, Global gallery, Darlinghurst, Sydney.

2001-3D Cacophony, First Draft Gallery, Surry Hills,Sydney.

1999-Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi, Sydney.

1994-Xmas, Hester Gallery, Newtown, Sydney.

1993-Cravin, Bare Gallery, Newtown, Sydney.

1992-World Environment Day, Lismore city hall, Lismore.

1991-Books, Access Gallery, U.N.E.N.R, Lismore.

1991-Dancin, Byron Bay Hotel, Byron Bay.

1991-Beef Week, Casino town hall, Casino.

1991-World Environment Day, Lismore city hall, Lismore.

1990-World Environment Day, Lismore city hall, Lismore.

1989-First Year, U.N.E.N.R., Lismore.

1989-1-10, U.N.E.N.R., 


2002-2004-Advisory Arts Committee, Fairfield City, Sydney.

2002-2004-Blue Mountains Artist Network

2000-The Australian Directory of Emerging Artists.

2002-Recreational Officer, Villawood Detention Center, Villawood- devising and running weekly creative workshops for incarcerated children.

1999-Community Cultural Development New Worker Internship Grant, Australia Council for the Arts.


1997-2022-Skippy Girls, Wilson St, Redfern, Sydney.

2010-2019-Artist in Residence, Maroubra Bay Public School.

2019-Mural-Alley, Yr 6 farewell gift, Malabar Public School.

2019-Mural-Transgender bathroom, Bronte Public School.

2019-Mural, YOTS, Bowen College, Maroubra.

1997-2021- Grafitti, “Skippy Girls”, Wilson St Redfern

2003-2005-Artist in Residence, Adolescent Medical Unit, Children’s Hospital at Westmead.

2005- Presented on my CCD practise at “Performing the World” Conference, NY,USA.

2003- Installation for Writers Festival, Smithfield.

2003-Project Artist for the redevelopment of Thorley park, Smithfield.

2003-Mural, private commission, San Souci.

2002-Mural, private commission, Canberra.

2002-Project artist-Multicultural pots, Wetherill Park.

2002-Community Mural, Neeta City Shopping Center, Fairfield.

2002-Mural, Cabramatta Community Center.

2001-2002-Public Space Project Manager, Wetherill Park Community Center.

2001- Community Mural, Greenfield Park.

1994-1999-Walking the Streets, Newtown.

1996- Attended the International Sculpture Symposium, Rhode Island, USA.

1996-Community Murals, Lower East side Manhattan, NY, USA.

1995-Light Sculpture commission, Troy Horse recording studios, Alexandria.

1990-1992-Directed and curated four community exhibitions, two for The Wilderness Society,Lismore,  two for Beef Week, Casino.