2021 Curriculum Vitae - Artist Peter Kovacsy 

 

Australian Group Exhibitions                                                            

2021 Tom Malone Prize, Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth, WA

2021 Glass Half Full, Stala Contemporary, West Perth, WA
2020 In Our Nature, Lost Eden Creative, Dwellingup, WA
2019 South Western Times, Art 2020, Bunbury Regional Art Gallery, WA

2018 Tom Malone Prize, Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth, WA

2016 GLASS+, Zig Zag Gallery, Kalamunda, WA

2006 Sculpture by the Sea, Cottesloe Beach, Perth, WA
2005 South Western Times Survey, Bunbury Regional Art Galleries, WA
2003 Isolation: Commitment, Ausglass Conference Exhibition, Fremantle, WA

2002 Flair, Ausglass Members’ Exhibition, Perth, WA
1999 Presiding Officers’ Acquisitive Craft Prize, Parliament House, Canberra, ACT

1995 South West Survey, Bunbury Regional Art Galleries, WA
1994 Wesfarmers Biennial Regional Craft Award, WA
1994 City of Perth Craft Award, Crafts Council of WA
1994 Westpac Private Bank Exhibition, Melbourne, VIC
1993 For Tomorrow, Mitchell & Dixon Galleries, State Library of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW
1993 City of Perth Craft Award, Crafts Council of WA
1993 Northern Territory Craft Acquisition Award Exhibition, NT
1993 Alice Springs Craft Acquisition Award, NT
1993 Australian Contemporary Furniture, Beaver Galleries, Canberra
1993 Signatures, Bunbury Art Galleries, WA
1992 Out of the Woods, Fine Wood Work Association, R & I Tower, Perth, WA

1992 City of Perth Craft Award, Crafts Council of WA
1992 Signatures, Bunbury Art Galleries, WA
1992 Hospice Foundation Art & Craft Exhibition, South Perth, WA
1992 Dame Mary Durack Outback Craft Award, Western Australian Museum, Perth

1992 Denmark Woodturners’ Association Annual Award Exhibition, Denmark, WA 

1992 On Track, Blackwood Artisans’ Guild, Bridgetown, WA
1991 Out of the Woods, Fine Wood Work Association, R&I Tower, Perth, WA
1991 West Australian Working with Wood, Fine Wood Work Association, South Perth, WA
1991 From the Heartland, Canberra, ACT
1991 3rd National Woodworking Competition, Melbourne, VIC
1991 Craft and New Art Forms Expo, Crafts Council of Australia, Sydney, NSW

1991 City of Perth Craft Award, Crafts Council, Perth

1991 From Forest to Foyer, Fine Wood Industry Project, Capita Building, Perth, WA

1991 Art Extraordinaire, Bunbury, WA
1991 South West Survey, Bunbury Art Galleries, WA
1991 Blackwood Artisans Association, Bunbury Art Galleries, WA

1990 Fine Wood Work Association, Bunbury Art Galleries, WA

1990 Fine Wood Work Association, Burswood Hotel, Perth, WA

1990 Blackwood Artisans Guild, Bunbury Art Gallerie, WA

1989 Fine Wood Work Association, Burswood Hotel, Perth, WA

1989 South West Survey, Bunbury Art Galleries, WA

Solo Exhibitions

2008-2009 "Mill Town" Black & White Photography, The Painted Tree Gallery, Northcliffe, WA

2006 Peter Kovacsy A Studio Practice - Book Launch & Retrospective, Riverton Library, WA

2005 "Red Big Sky" Contemporary Cast Glass Sculpture, Karridale, Margaret River, WA

1993 Wood You Like Me to Seduce You, Perth Galleries, WA

1991 Working with Wood, Lord Forest Hotel, Bunbury, WA

International Group Exhibitions

2006 Australian Glass, Sandra Ainsley Gallery, Toronto, Canada
2005 Contemporary Australian Studio Glass, Gaffer Galleries, Hong Kong
2003 Palette Contemporary Art & Craft, Albequerque, New Mexico, USA
2003 The Visible Man, Glassmuseum Ebeltoft, Denmark
2000 The Fine Art of Wood: The Bohlen Collection, Detroit Institute of Arts, USA 1999 Sculpture, Objects & Functional Art (SOFA), Chicago, USA
1999 Craft Australia Exhibition, Osaka, Japan
1997-99 Curators’ Focus: Turning in Context, USA tour
1996 Small Treasures, del Mano Gallery, Los Angeles, USA
1995 Turning Plus: Redefining the Lathe-Turned Objects III, Arizona State University, Tempe, USA
1994-97 Challenge V: International Lathe-Turned Objects, USA tour
1993 Conservation by Design, Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design

1993 Chicago International New Art Forms Exposition: 20th Century Objects of Studio Art and Design, USA

1992 Lathe-Turned Objects Defined III: Functional & Sculptural, Boston Society of Arts & Craft, USA

Awards

2016 The Gordon Award, Glass+ Exhibition, Zig Zag Gallery, Kalamunda, WA

2009 Easter Photography Exhibition, Professional First Prize, Pemberton Arts Group, WA
2008 Easter Photography Exhibition, Professional Second Prize, Pemberton Arts Group, WA

2004 Guide Dogs WA Art Exhibition, Award for Most Outstanding Artwork, WA

1999 Presiding Officers’ Acquisitive Craft Prize, Parliament House, Canberra
1995 South West Survey, Highly Commended wood, Bunbury, WA
1994 Wesfarmers Biennial Regional Craft Award in association with Crafts Council of Western Australia, Highly Commended, Perth, WA

1993 Alice Springs Craft Acquisition Award, Alice Springs, NT
1993 Northern Territory Craft Acquisition Award, Darwin, NT
1993 City of Perth Craft Award, Highly Commended, Perth, WA
1992 Inaugural Fine Wood Working Association Awards, Awards for Excellence in woodturning & decorative woodwork, WA

1992 Hospice Foundation Art & Craft Exhibition, Craft Award, Perth, WA

1992 Inaugural Blackwood Artisans’ Guild Award, Bridgetown, WA
1992 Dame Mary Durack Outback Craft Award, Western Australian Museum, Perth, 1st prize furniture, 2nd prize woodwork, Perth, WA

1992 Denmark Woodturners’ Association Annual Award Exhibition, Award for Overall Excellence, 1st prize woodturning, Denmark, WA
1991 3rd National Woodworking Competition, Melbourne, 1st prize woodturning, Vic

1991 City of Perth Craft Award, Highly Commended, Perth, WA