Charmaine Green

BORN: Eradu, via Geraldton/Mullewa, WA

LANGUAGE GROUP: Badimaya /Wajarri / Wilunyu

REGION: Murchison

Charmaine is a self taught visual artist and published poet who writes and paints about her country and culture.

Charmaine has developed a contemporary style giving special importance to line work which she believes represents the style of work done by her ancestors in the Murchison and Midwest Region.

Charmaine has a strong sense of place linking her to country and likes to reflect this in her artwork.

Charmaine is represented by Yamaji Art Centre , Geraldton ,Western Australia


Artworks


Group Exhibitions

2013 Revealed, Central TAFE, Perth, WA
2012 Open Studio, ACDC, Geraldton, WA
2012 Gifted, ACDC, Exhibition, QV1, Perth, WA
2012 Port Hedland Art Awards, Courthouse Gallery, Port Hedland, WA
2012 NAIDOC MArketplace ACDC, Geraltdton, WA
2012 Mid West Art Prize, GRAG, GERALDTON, WA
2012 Illgarijiri, European Union, Brussels, Belgium
2012 Illgarijiri, The Hague, Den Haag, The Netherlands
2012 Illgarijiri, Australian Embassy, Berlin, Germany
2012 QPT, City of Greater Geraldton, Geraldton, WA
2011 Connection 2 Place Exhibit, GRAG, Geraldton, WA
2011 Port Hedland Art Awards, Port Hedland, Courthouse Gallery
2011 Mid West Art Awards, GRAG, Geraldton, WA
2011 Illgarijiri, Australian Embassy, Washington, DC, USA
2011 NAIDOC, ACDC Gallery, Geraldton, WA
2011 Gifted, ACDC Gallery, Geraldton, WA
2011 Good Heart Exhibition, QVI, Perth
2010 Track.Trail Exhibition, GRAG, Geraldton
2010 NAIDOC, ACDC Geraldton
2010 OPR Good Heart, QVI Perth WA
2010 Ilgarijiri, Cape Town, South Africa
2010 Hedland Art Awards, Port Hedland WA
2009 Hedland Art Awards, Port Hedland WA
2009 Ilgarijiri, AIATSIS, Canberra ACT
2009 Ilgarijiri, Curtin University, Perth WA
2009 Ilgarijiri, GUC, Geraldton WA
2009 Ilgarijiri, GRAG, Geraldton WA
2009 OPR Good Heart, QVI Perth WA
2009 NAIDOC, ACDC Geraldton

2008 ‘NAIDOC Art Exhibition’, Exmouth
2008 OPR ‘Bundi Gurdurdu Midwest Aboriginal Art Exhibition’, Perth
2008 ‘Indigenous Textiles Exhibition’ Arts and Cultural Development Council (ACDC), Geraldton
2008 Opening Exhibition, Alice Nannup Youth Art Centre, Walkaway
2008 ‘Connect’, Queens Park Theatre, Geraldton
2006 City of Rockingham Australia Day Indigenous Arts Award, Rockingham
2006 National NAIDOC Exhibition, Canberra
2003 ‘Blue Sky: Black Night’, Skeetas Restaurant, Geraldton
2002 ‘Open Road’, Geraldton Regional Art Gallery, Geraldton
2002 ‘Open Road’, Moore Building Gallery, Fremantle
2001 NAIDOC Exhibition, Sydney Fong Gallery, Geraldton
2001 ‘Yamaji Memories’, Photographic Exhibition, WA Museum, Geraldton
2000 ‘Barna Nganjungu Yagu’ Exhibition, Kings Park Art Gallery, Perth
2000 NAIDOC Exhibition, Sydney Fong Gallery, Geraldton
1999 NAIDOC Exhibition, Sydney Fong Gallery, Geraldton
1998 ‘The Edge’ Exhibition, The Edge Health Centre, South Headland
1997 ‘Land to Sea’ Exhibition, Headland Indigenous Art Group, South Headland
1996 Geraldton Regional Art Gallery, Geraldton
1996 Student Exhibition, Central West College of TAFE, Geraldton
1995 ‘Bringing Them Home Exhibition’ Arts and Cultural Development Council (ACDC), Geraldton

Commissions

2011 Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK