David Frazer

David Frazer

  • Artist’s Statement

    "Perhaps the clue to David Frazer's art is the figure that occasionally appears on the rooves of his houses, arm spread, imitating flight, wanting to leave a landscape he is nonetheless planted in."
    Martin Flanagan.

  • Biography

    2012 The Canberra Times, Sasha Grishen, 12-5-12 2009 The Canberra Times, Sasha Grishin, 31-7-09 2008 The Age, Robert Nelson 17-7-08 2008 Herald Sun, Jeff Makin 25-6-08 2007 ABC TV “Artist at work”, 28/08/07 2006 Herald Sun, Jeff Makin, 19-09-06 2006 Overland Magazine, “the Branded Landscape”, Dr Mark Dober, ed.183 Winter. 2006 Imprint, Jazmina Cininas, vol. 41, no. 2, winter 2005 The Age, Robert Nelson, 08/04/05 2004 The Saturday Age, Megan Backhouse, 24/07/04

    2004 Herald Sun, Jeff Makin, 17/05/04 2003 5th British International Miniature Print Exhibition, U.K. 2003 Canberra Times, Sonia Barron, 18/03/03 2001 The Age, Robert Nelson, 17/11/01 2001 Rena Ellen Jones Memorial Print Award, Allan Mann, Warrnambool Art Gallery 2001 “David Frazer”, Martin Flanagan, Australian Galleries, Melbourne 2001 “Stumped: The Art of Celebrating Conservation”, Rachel Young, Herring Island Gallery & Environmental Sculpture Park, Melbourne 2001 Shell Fremantle Print Award, Fremantle Arts Centre 2000 Silk Cut Award, Glen Eira Arts Centre, Melbourne 2000 John Leslie Art Prize, Gippsland Art Gallery, Sale 2000 Sydney Morning Herald, Courtney Kidd, 06/12/00 1999 Rena Ellen Jones Memorial Print Award, Di Waite, Warrnambool Art Gallery 1999 Imprint Magazine, Jeff Faulkner, vol. 34, no. 3, Spring 1999 Melbourne Yarra Leader, Stephen Marmo, 16/08/99 1999 The Age, Robert Nelson, 04/08/99 1999 Herald Sun, Jeff Makin, 02/08/99 1997-99 British International Miniature Print Exhibition, U.K. 1996 Imprint Magazine, Naomi Florence, vol. 31, no. 3, Spring

  • Awards

    2014 International Print Biennial Exhibit, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Art (Honourable mention) 2014 Artist in Residence Geelong Grammar VIC 2013 Fremantle Print Award WA, highly commended, Peoples Choice Award 2013 Silk Cut Award for Linocuts MELB AUS, acquisition prize 2013 Hutchins Art Prize TAS, acquisition prize, Peoples Choice Award 2013 Artist in residence Guanlan Print Base China 2012 Artist in residence, Wesley Collage Melbourne 2010 Artist in residence Guanlan Print Base China 2009 Brunswick Street Gallery Works on Paper Prize, (Acquisitive Award), Melbourne VIC 2007 CPM National Print Awards, Tony Abernethy memorial Award (Acquisitive Award) 2007 International Print Biennial in Guanlan China, (major prize winner) 2007 Burnie Print Prize (acquisative prize winner) 2007 Artist in residence, Firbank Grammar School Brighton, Vic 2004 09 Broken Hill Outback Art Prize (1st Prize 04), Broken Hill Regional Art Gallery 2002 Keith Wingrove Bookplate Design Award (1st prize) 2001 Artist in Residence, Bundanon Trust 2001 99 97 Rena Ellen Jones Memorial Print Award (acquired 97/99/01), Warrnambool Art Gallery, VIC 2001 97 Print Council of Australia, commissioned print 2000 Linden Arts Centre Postcard Show (prize winner) 1998 Australian Post Graduate Award (MA scholarship), Monash University 1997 07 09 11 13 Geelong Acquisitive Print Prize (acquired 97, 07, 11, 13), Geelong Art Gallery 1996 Port Jackson Press Award

  • Exhibitions


    Australia Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of South Australia, Arts Victoria, Broken Hill Regional Art Gallery, Bundanon Trust, Burnie Regional Art Gallery TAS, Arjo Wiggons/Canson Australia, Castlemaine Art Gallery VIC, Charles Darwin University Art Collection NT, Charles Sturt University NSW, City of Campbelltown Art Gallery, City of Whitehorse VIC, City of Banyule VIC, City of Fremantle WA, Clontarf Beach High school, Curtin University of Technology WA, Deakin University Art Collection VIC, Flinders University Library Adelaide, Geelong Art Gallery VIC, Gippsland Art Gallery VIC, Gladstone Regional Art Gallery, Gold Coast City Art Gallery QLD, Hamilton Art Gallery VIC, Horsham Art Gallery VIC, Ipswich Regional Art Gallery, James Cook University of Nth. QLD, John Curtain University, Latrobe Regional Art Gallery VIC, Melbourne University, Melbourne Grammar, McKinnon Secondary College, Monash University Library, National Gallery of Australia, National Gallery of Victoria, National Library of Australia, New England Regional Art Museum NSW, Presbyterian Ladies College VIC, Print Council of Australia, RACV Art Collection, Rockhampton Art Gallery QLD, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology VIC, Sandgate High school, SCEGS Redlands, State Library of Victoria, State Library of NSW, State Library of Queensland, Stonnington City Council, Tweed River Art Gallery NSW, The University of Adelaide, The University of Queensland Library, University of Wollongong, Warrnambool Art Gallery VIC, Wesley College, Wellington Point State High school, Westminster School & private.

    Overseas Edinburgh Print Workshop, Guanlan Culture & Art Center, Shenzen China, Jincheon Print Museum South Korea, London Print Workshop, Somerset Printmaking Papers, U.K., Chiangmai Contemporary Art Museum, Thailand & private.

  • Website


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David Frazer

From the Rock of Ages II
68.5 x 37.5 x 0.1cm Linocut $750.00

David Frazer

From the Rock of Ages I
50 x 40.6 x 0.1cm Linocut $750.00

David Frazer

From the Rock of Ages III
56 x 32.6 x 0.1cm Linocut $750.00