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Patrick PETEIN - Biography _________________________________________________________

Born in the Congo , Africa 1953. Immigrated from Belgium to Australia at age 10, now lives and works in Melbourne, Victoria. 


2004 Master of Visual Arts (University of Southern Queensland)
1995 Graduate Diploma in Further Education & Training . (University of Southern Qld)
1988 Diploma of Art (creative) with Distinction. (University of Southern Qld) 


National Academy of Further Education and Training (NAFET). TEACHER (Part-Time) 2010 - present
Graphic Design Pre-Press & Multimedia

University of Southern Queensland . LECTURER (Part-Time) 1991- 2009
Printmaking, Drawing, Design, Multimedia

Southern Queensland Institute of Tafe. TEACHER (Full Time) 1991-2005
Printmaking, Drawing, Painting, Graphic Design



Martin Hanson Memorial Art Award

Grafton Regional Gallery Jacaranda Drawing Award

DPI Regional Art Award

Toowoomba Biennial Acquisitive Award & Exhibition

Logan Art Award

Daily News Annual Art Prize

Caroline Barker City of Brisbane Art Award

The School of Arts Prize DDIAE

Warwick Gallery Art Prize 



Department of Primary Industries QLD Gov't

Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery

Fremantle Arts Centre

Grafton Regional Art Gallery

Qld State Library: James Hardie Collection- Artists Books

University of Southern Queensland Art Collection

Wollongong University- Artists' Books Collection

Stanthorpe Art Gallery

Downlands College Art Collection

St Ursula's College Art Collection

Warwick Art Gallery



Shell Fremantle Print Award

2006 Conrad Jupiters Art Prize

Fleming Muntz Albury Art Prize

21st Century Chairs (Bris)

Ergon Energy Central Qld Art Awards

Wollongong University

Fleurieu Peninsula Biennale (SA)

Gold Coast City Art Gallery Art Prize

Jacaranda Acquisitive Drawing Award

Swan Hill Art Prize

Kedumba Drawing Award



2003 BEAUTY SPOT: the art of (dis)interested pleasure'.
Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery, Qld.

1990 Hunt For Daily Bread' City Hall Gallery, Toowoomba, Qld.

1989 Maiden Tribute ' City Hall Gallery, Toowoomba, Qld

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