CV

Education

2005 Post-graduate Diploma of Research Methods, James Cook University, Cairns
1995 Bachelor of Education in Visual Arts, University of Melbourne

Solo Exhibitions

2016 Whatnots, Vivo, Palm Cove, Cairns
2014 Popcorn, Vivo, Palm Cove, Cairns
2008 Sweet tooth, Centre of Contemporary Arts, Cairns
2005 Heat, The Reef Hotel Casino, Cairns
2004 Otro Venera, Maroondah Art Gallery, Maroondah Federation Estate, Melbourne
2003 Alchemy, Cairns Regional Gallery, Cairns
1994 Exposed, Limbo Gallery, Chapel Street, Melbourne

Collaborative Exhibition

2012                      Glimpse, Poulsen and Valmadre, Cairns Regional Gallery, Cairns

Selected Group Exhibitions

2016 Arcade, Knock Knock Contemporary Artists’ Initiative, Cairns
2015 Art Now, Cairns Regional Gallery, Cairns
Sorority, Tanks Art Center, Cairns
2014 Sense & Sensibilities, Knock Knock contemporary artist initiative, Canopy Artspace, Cairns
OXO, Vivo, Palm Cove, Cairns
2013 Paper, Tanks Arts Centre, Cairns
Collecting Art, Cairns Regional Gallery fundraiser, Cairns
Paradise, Knock Knock contemporary artist initiative, Circa  1907, Cairns
 2012 Sub-150, a Knock Knock contemporary artist initiative, Circa 1907, Cairns
A common thread, collaborative book: Knock Knock contemporary artist, travelling
Collecting Art, Cairns Regional Gallery fundraiser, Cairns
Women in the arts, a Knock Knock contemporary artist initiative, Circa 1907, Cairns
2011 Birds of a feather, Cairns Regional Gallery, Cairns
2010 The Salon, Cairns Regional Gallery, Cairns
Due North collections exhibition, Cairns Regional Gallery, Cairns
2009 Trio, Vivo, Palm Cove, Cairns
Fire Cloud, Centre of Contemporary Arts, Cairns
Lunch Box, Vivo, Palm Cove, Cairns
2008 Big, Centre of Contemporary Arts Cairns
Hidden treasures, Cairns Regional Gallery, Cairns
2007 Flight, Centre of Contemporary Arts Cairns
Hidden treasures, Cairns Regional Gallery, Cairns
2006 Imports, Bryce Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand
Nanna is the New Black, Centre of Contemporary Arts Cairns
Images of the North, Cairns Regional Gallery, Cairns
2005 Home Front, Centre of Contemporary Arts, Cairns
Rush, The Reef Hotel Casino, Cairns, Qld
2004 Fingerprints, Emporium Gallery, Brisbane
Glare, Centre of Contemporary Arts, Cairns

Selected Publications

2012 Savannah Country: the art of Julie Poulsen and Jenny Valmadre, a documentary film
Catherine Hunter Productions Pty Ltd
2009 The Journal of Australian Ceramics, 48#3 November, front/back
Pgs 3, 44 to 47 Barbecued Clay, yum
2008 Sweet tooth,Arts Nexus, author Dominic Johns, posted, Wed Oct 15 KickArts:
Feast for the sweet tooth at KickArts, Arts Queensland’s monthly, November
City Life Magazine, 10/08,pg14
Cairns Post, Timeout, 02/10/08 pg 14
2006 Qantas Airline Magazine, June, pg 181
Images of the North, selected works from the Cairns Regional Gallery Collection, author Brinkman P.

Awards & Grants

2012 Cultural Tourism grant, Regional Arts Development Fund
2003 Major Grant, Arts Queensland: Arts and Cultural Project

Public Collections

2010 Sugar, Moving sculpture Project, Cairns Regional Gallery Outreach program.
2006 The Burn, held in the Cairns convention collection
2004 The Source, held in the Cairns Regional Gallery Collection
Layers of Life, held in the Queensland State Government Collection

Corporate Collections

2004 Otro Venera, Smile Solutions Orthodontics, level 1, Manchester Unity Building, 220 Collins St, Melbourne, 3000

Commissions

2007 Horizons 1, 2 & 3, Shangri-La Hotel, Cairns

Gallery Representation

Bryce Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand
Cairns Regional Gallery, Cairns Queensland
Corporate Art, Burleigh, Queensland
Emporium Gallery, Fortitude Valley, Brisbane, Queensland
Goya Galleries, Docklands, Melbourne, Victoria
KickArts Shop, Centre of Contemorary Arts, Abbott St, Cairns, Queensland