Loretta Migani

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Born in Southport England, Loretta  lives and works from her attic in Torvaianica, Italy.  Influenced by her experiences of living  in many cultures, her work contemplates the implications surrounding a sense of being.


Nata a Southport, Inghilterra, Loretta vive e lavora nel suo attico a Torvaianica. L’Influenza dalla sua esperienza di vita a contatto con diverse culture, si ritrova nelle sue opere che contemplano implicazioni correlate al senso di essere.


Education:

Master of Art in Visual Art,  2008,    Queensland College of Art, Brisbane, Australia

Associate of Arts Degree, Debut Advanced Program,  1990,     Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising, Los Angeles, California

Diploma, Haute Couture (Alta Moda),  1990,    Academia Koefia, Rome, Italy

Exhibitions:

2015 – Craig Gallery, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

2008 – White Box QCA, Brisbane, Australia

2007 – The Centre, Beaudesert QLD Australia

2006 – Opera on the Mountain, Gold Coast, Australia

2005 – St Bernards Hotel, Mt. Tamborine, Qld, Australia

2004 – Mountain Studio Artists, Mt. Tamborine, Qld, Australia

2003 – Balmain, TOCG, Sydney, Australia

Awards:

Honorable Mention, Slow Food Juried Exhibition, NS, Canada, 2014

Shirley Kennedy Award, Border Art Prize, NSW, Australia, 2007

Paint & Prose Winner, Royal Queensland Art Society, 2006

Sean Cousins Award, Gold Coast, Australia, 2005

Rencontre Suisse, St Gallen, Switzerland, 1991

Fred Hayman Award, Beverly Hills, California, 1990

Debut Scholarship, FIDM, Los Angeles, California, 1989

Collections:

TM Medical Practice, Australia

St Bernards Hotel, Australia

Varro Clarke & Co, Australia

Professional Activities:

2014 – 16     Art Instructor, REC Dartmouth North, Canada

2013 – 15     Instructor, Nova Scotia Collage of Art & Design, Extended Studies, Halifax, Canada

2007           Consultant, Beaudesertshire Arts Council, Open Studios Project

2006 – 08    Private Instructor, life drawing, Mt Tamborine, Australia

1995           Instructor, Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising, Los Angeles, California

Galleries:

Gallerie Daniel Vignal, Toulouse, France

My Gallery, Gold Coast, Australia

Marks & Gardner, Mount Tamborine, Australia

Commissions:

Councillor Peter Crook, Beaudesert, Australia

St Bernard’s Hotel, Mount Tamborine, Australia

 

 

Visual Artist