Katy Woodroffe

Lives and works in Hobart

Artist's CV

Represented by nanda\hobbs

Deep history's implications preoccupy Woodroffe.

Katy Woodroffe is a Tasmanian artist who lives and works in Hobart. She has won numerous awards within Australia and in 2013 was featured as a winner of the Beholding Beauty Prize in Rome. She was the winner of the 2017 Bay of Fires Art Prize and a finalist in the Burnie Print Prize. In 2016, she was selected in the prestigious Sulman and the Blake Prizes in Sydney and was featured in several other major awards including the Lethbridge Award, the Glover Prize and the Whyalla Prize. 

She was recently involved in several overseas exhibitions including a solo show and floor talk at Saffron Walden Gallery, England, and was represented in international art fairs in Stockholm, Amsterdam, Hamburg, Battersea, Brussels, Milan, Dubai, Singapore and Hong Kong. She also had prints exhibited in Spain, England and France, and won a special prize at the Lessedra World Print Annual in Bulgaria.

Residencies in Paris, Greece, India and Spain have provided inspiration and vibrancy for her evolving practice with her most recent residency at the Art Vault in Mildura.


\ Artworks

Allure of the Supermoon

2017 \ Acrylic and ground pigment on paper \ 150x150cm

Celebrating the Full Moon

2017 \ Acrylic and ground pigment on paper \ 150x150cm


Family Secrets

2017 \ Acrylic and ground pigment on paper \ 50x50cm

Festival of the Eight Moons

2017 \ Acrylic and ground pigment on paper \ 150x150cm


Los Cantaros 9- The Fountain Series

2009 \ Mixed media on paper \ 132 x 110cm

One by one they carried the white moon upward

2017 \ Acrylic and ground pigment on paper \ 147x147cm


Ritual of the New Moon

2017 \ Acrylic and ground pigment on paper \ 150x150cm


The Ethical Gardener. It's Not Cheating Unless You Get Caught

2019 \ Acrylic and ground pigment on paper \ 148 x 108cm

The moment of desire

2015 \ Acrylic and ground pigment on paper \ 148x94cm

Traces, Hobart Town 1825

2021 \ Acrylic and ground pigment on board \ 12.7 x 22.86cm


\ Exhibitions featuring Katy Woodroffe

9 x 5"

Group Exhibition

22 January — 6 February 2021


Group Exhibition

10 September — 15 September 2019

Summer Show

Group Exhibition

5 December — 22 December 2018

Summer Exhibition

Group Exhibition

6 December 2017 — 20 January 2018

Katy Woodroffe

The Well

17 July — 28 July 2017

Brave New World

Group Exhibition

18 August — 28 August 2015

Katy Woodroffe


17 September — 2 October 2009

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12 - 14 Meagher Street Chippendale, NSW 2008
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