Joanna Kordos

Finding Inspiration in Every Turn

Joanna Kordos “Artist” There are many strings to Joanna Kordos’ creative bow: painter, photographer, designer, curator. What unites these multiple personae is a single-minded dedication to quality and to her art that explores the beauty and mystery of life. 

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Biography Joanna Kordos

 

STUDIES:
1987 Bachelor of Arts, Degree Fine Art- Monash University, Caulfield
1990 Associate Diploma of Art, Interior Design - RMIT
2009 Cert.IV Building and Construction - Master Builders Association

1985 Certificate in Practical Photography, Sydney


SOLO EXHIBITIONS:
2005 Dubai Millennium, Chairman’s Club, Victoria Racing Club
2004 Savage Beauty, Gallery New Quay, Docklands.
2004 Equestrain Portraits, Chairman’s Club, Victoria Racing Club
2003 As Music Soars, through the Flight of Time, Mikis Theodorakis
- Parliament House Melbourne, Queens Hall
2003 Ethereal, Winning Spirit - Chairman’s Club, Victoria Racing Club
2003 Butterfly Nocturnes - Melbourne Hilton on the Park
2002 October - Australian Racing Museum
2002 April - Australian Racing Museum
2001 The Great Voyage - Treasury Funds Management
2000 Butterfly Landscape - Sui Generis Gallery
2000 Permanent Exhibition - Arabian Horse & Romanticism - Sui Generis Gallery
2000 Passion - Solo Exhibition Sui Generis Gallery
1998 Buoyant Twilight, Slice Gallery - St Kilda
1998 Mildura Arts Centre - Convent Gallery, Daylesford
1998 The Atrium 161 Collins Street, Melbourne
1994 Random Order - ROAR2 Studios, Fitzroy

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS:
2000 Passion, Sui Generis Gallery
1999 Variance - Sui Generis Gallery
1999 Melbourne Arts festival, Crown Casino
1998 7 + 2, Fitzroy Gallery
1996 Australian in London-Mall Galleries, Pall Mall London
1996 Station Pier Exhibition - Port Melbourne
1995 Neophytes IV - Gallery 101, Melbourne
1995 Victor Harbour Arts Show - South Australia
1995 Williamstown Arts Summer Festival Exhibition - Williamstown 1995 Lloyd Rees Youth Art Memorial Award - Sydney
1993 Fringe Festival Women’s’ Exhibition - Napier Street Theatre, Fitzroy
1987 Chisholm Institute of Technology, Victoria
1987 Clayton Arts Council, Clayton



MAJOR COMMISSIONS:
2005 The Boulevarde, International Promotions.
2004 Gallery New quay, Savage Beauty
2003 Exedra Entertainment, Portrait of Mikis Theodorakis. Parliament House, Melbourne.
2002 St Kilda Sea Baths: Moroccan Baths
2002 Banquet of Cleopatra
2001 Treasury Funds: The Great Voyage


PRIVATE AND CORPORATE COLLECTIONS:

Yering Wine Station -Madam Buttefy
Mikis Theodorakis - As Music Soars through the Flight of Time
Peter Anastasiou Collection,Britex PL - Ethereal, Winning Sprit (Equine Series)
Tom Gleisner - Camouflage
St Kilda Sea Baths Melbourne - Various Works
Treasury Funds Management Pty Ltd Melbourne - The Great Voyage
Real Diamond Pty Ltd - Sunline, Visions of Triumph (Equine Series)
Mazda, Greece - Various Works Shipwreck Maritime

BT Funds Management-Big Butterfly Blue

 

PROJECTS AS AT 2004

• Limited series of 12 significant oil paintings - the glory of Australia’s and the worlds most loved thoroughbreds. This theme is to feature decades of grandeur in Horse Racing. The collection will tour nationally & internationally upon completion.

• Development and planning of the renovation of the Magistrates Court House Oakleigh into a major Centre for Arts and Culture.

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