Di Taylor

Di  Taylor



1986 Claremont College of Advanced Education, WA

1984 Launceston Technical College, Tasmania

1976 Diploma of Fine Art, Alexander Mackey College of Advanced Education, NSW

1975 Diploma of Fine Art Qualifying Course, Hornsby Technical College, NSW



2018   ‘Live Painting’ Apollo in the Garden, St John’s Church, New York, NY, USA

2018   Collaborative Artwork, North Midlands Project, Joint WA

2018   ‘New York! New York!’ DiVerse Studio, WA, Solo

2018   ‘10863 Bushranger’ Geraldton Project, WA Solo

2018   International Women’s Day Exhibition, DiVerse Studio, WA, Mixed

2018   ‘In The Presence of Angels’ DiVerse Studio, WA, Solo

2018 (Upcoming)  South Yara Art Gallery, Melbourne VIC, Mixed

2018  Summer Exhibition, The Studio Gallery, Yallingup, WA, Mixed

2018   ‘Lots of Water and Other Things’ Summer Collection, DiVerse Studio, WA, Solo

2017   ‘Big Sky Country’ Collie Art Gallery, WA, Solo

2017   ‘10863 Bushranger’ Fremantle Prison, WA, Solo

2017   ‘Frank Thomas’ The Bank Space, Carnamah, WA, Solo Touring WA

2017   ‘Spring Exhibition’ Studio Bistro Gallery, Yallingup, WA Joint

2017   Starlight – Five Chefs Dinner, Guest Artist, WA

2017  ‘Attitude’ 2017 Telethon Speech and Hearing. WA mixed

2017   Rafikki Surgical Mission, Feature Artist, WA

2017   Cystic Fibrosis, Guest Speaker, WA Solo

2017   North Midland Project, Carnamah, Artist in Residence, WA Solo

2017    Newman College Arts Festival, WA, Mixed

2017   Spanish Ballet, Studio Gallery Yallingup, WA Solo

2017   International Women’s Day, DiVerse Studio, WA

2016   ‘Between The Sheets’ Solo Exhibition, DiVerse Studio , Perth WA

2016   Ovarian Cancer Research, St John of God Foundation, Guest Artist and Speaker,

2016   The Studio Gallery, Yallingup, Kimberly Exhibition, Solo WA

2016   A Maze of Story Inc. Guest Artist and Speaker, Mixed WA

2016   Feature Artist Spring Rose Art Exhibition for Cystic Fibrosis. Guest Speaker WA

2016   Studio Gallery, Yallingup, Self Portrait Exhibition, Mixed WA

2016   Noosa Art Award, Finalist, QLD

2016  Jahroc Gallery, Easter Exhibition, Mixed, WA

2016  Perth College Art Exhibition, Invited Artist, WA

2016  Newman College Art Exhibition, Mixed, WA

2016   The Studio Gallery, Summer Exhibition, Mixed, WA

2015   ‘Summer Time’ exhibition, DiVerse Studio, Solo, WA

2015   ‘Timeless Land’ exhibition Studio Gallery Yallingup, WA

2015   ‘Five Chef’s Dinner’ Starlight, Feature Artist, WA

2015   Pink Ribbon Ball, WA, Guest Artist

2015   ‘Spring Rose Art Show’ Cystic Fibrosis Foundation WA, Guest Artist

2015    ‘Winter in July Ball ‘ Uniting Care West, WA, Guest Artist

2015    Cable Beach Club Resort, Artist in Residence, Broome WA

2015   Rafikki Ball, for Tanzania, Guest Artist

2015  ‘Touching The Ground Lightly’ DiVerse Studio Perth, Joint with Ben Brennan

2015  ‘Breast Cancer Care Long Table Luncheon’, Perth Guest Artist

2015   “Newman College Art Show’ Newman College Perth, WA

2014   ‘Northern Lights’ Studio Bistro Gallery, Yallingup WA, Solo

2014    Spring Rose Exhibition, Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, WA Invited Artist

2014   ‘Chef’s Table’ Stables Restaurant, Save The Children, WA Feature Artist.

2014   Hale Art Show, WA Invited Artist.

2014   Save The Children Workshops, Kununurra and the Peninsula WA

2014   ‘Kissing An Angel” Joint exhibition with Ayad Alqaragholli, DiVerse Studio, WA, Joint

2014   Singapore Affordable Art Fair, Fusion Gallery, Singapore

2014   ‘Australian Smiles’ exhibition, DiVerse Studio, Perth, WA - Solo         

2013   ‘Angry Sexy Hot Chick (Perfume)’ DiVerse Studio, Perth, WA - Solo

2013 ‘Imagine Ball’ Save the Children WA - Guest Artist

2013 ‘Spring Collection’ The Studio Gallery, Yallingyup, WA - Joint

2013 ‘Angry Sexy Hot Chick (Perfume)’ Redcliffe Jetty Gallery, Brisbane QLD - Solo

2013 ‘Spring Rose Art Show’ Cystic Fibrosis WA, Woodside Plaza - Invited

2013 Cable Beach Club Resort, Broome, WA - Artist in Residence

2013 Long Table Luncheon Broome, Save the Children, Broome, WA - Guest Artist

2013 ‘Sensual Textures’ DiVerse Studio - Solo WA

2013 Tenth Celebration of the Women’s Long Table Lunch - Guest Artist

2013 Dandaragan Long Table Lunch - Guest Artist       

2013 ‘Once Upon A Time’ Exhibition, Traffic Jam Gallery, Sydney - Solo

2013 100 Sparkles, Save the Children, Brookfield Plaza - Guest Artist

2013 Angove Street Festival, DiVerse Studio - Solo

2013 International Woman’s Day Exhibition, DiVerse Studio, WA

2013 Newman College Art Fair 2013

2012 ‘Affairs of the Heart’ Exhibition, DiVerse Studio, 54 Angove St North Perth WA - Solo

2012 Kailis Art and Pearls Master Class, Oct 2012 - Solo Exhibition and talk

2012 The Capel Vale Conquer Cystic Fibrosis Grand Ball 2012 - Guest Artist

2012 FabArt Expo 2012, UWA - Mixed Exhibition

2012 Cameron Chisholm and Nicol Architectural Firm, Perth, WA - Solo

2012 Redcliffe Jetty Contemporary Gallery, QLD - Mixed

2012 The Studio Gallery Yallingup, ‘Children of the Outback’ Exhibition - Solo

2012 Spring Rose Art Show, Guest Artist - Mixed

2012 Artist in Residence at the Mezz, Mt Hawthorne - Solo

2012 Artist in Residence at Carillion Arcade Perth - Solo

2012 Life Line,’ Black Diamond Supper Club Ball’ - Feature Artist

2012 Save the Children, ’Image Ball’ - Feature Artist.

2012 Hale Art Exhibition 2012, Guest Artist - Mixed

2012 Traffic Jam Gallery, Sydney ‘Holiday’s’ Exhibition - Solo

2012 Art Month Exhibition, Traffic Jam Gallery, Sydney, NSW - Mixed

2012 Newman College Art Exhibition, Guest Artist - WA

2012 ‘Country Notebook’ Morrison’s Art Wall, Chatswood, NSW - Solo

2012 Leeuwin Weekend, The Studio Gallery, Yallingyup, WA - Mixed

2012 ‘Le Feminine’, 240 Lake St Studio, WA - Solo       

2012 ‘All Under One Blue Sky’, Jahroc, WA - Solo        

2011 ‘All Under One Blue Sky’, The Studio Gallery, Yallingup, WA - Solo

2011 Studio/ Gallery, 240 Lake St, Northbridge, WA - Solo

2011 Artist in Residence, Parmelia House, St Georges Terrace, Perth WA

2011 Cystic Fibrosis Association Spring Art Exhibition, WA

2011 Hale Art Exhibition, Perth, WA

2011 Cable Beach Club Resort, Artist in Residence, WA - Solo

2011 Save the Children Foundation workshops One Arm Point, Beagle Bay, Lombadina

2011 Traffic Jam Galleries, Sydney, NSW - Solo

2011 Jahroc ‘Zummer Breeze’, WA - Solo

2011 The Studio Gallery ’View Point’, WA - Joint

2011 The Long March 100th Anniversary of the Emancipation of Women Exhibition, WA - Mixed

2011 Newman College Art Fair, WA - Mixed

2010 Love Angel Foundation, Perth, WA - Solo

2010 SmartArtz Gallery, Melbourne, VIC - Solo

2010 The Studio Gallery, Yallingup, WA - Joint

2010 Black Swan Prize for Portraiture – Kununurra Workshop for Regional Youth Competition.

2010 Art in Bloom, Design and instillation for Ros Worthington

2010 Sir Charles Gardiner Hospital Biennial Acquisitive Art Award - Finalist

2010 Gallery 360, Artist of the Month, Perth, WA - Solo

2010 Cable Beach Club Resort, Artist in Residence, Broome, WA - Solo

2010 Melbourne Art Fair, SmartArtz Gallery, VIC - Solo

2010 Jahroc Gallery Margaret River, WA - Joint

2010 Cow Parade Margaret River, Invited Artist, WA  

2010 Fusion Art gallery, Mandurah, WA - Joint

2010 St Hilda’s Art Fair 2010, Perth, WA - Invited Artist



2018  Cossack Art Award 2018, Finalist, WA

2017   Cossack Art Prize, Finalist, WA

2016  Spring Rose Art Exhibition, Cystic Fibrosis WA, Peoples Choice WA 

2016   Noosa Art Award, Shortlisted Finalist, QLD

2013 Spring Rose Art Show, People’s Choice Award

2012 Spring Rose Art Show, People’s Choice Award

2011 Inka ‘Power Virtues’ Artwork, 1st Prize, NSW

2009 ‘She Loves Life’ SmartArtz Gallery, Melbourne, Finalist

2009 Vasse Art Prize, WA Finalist

2008 Kimberly Art Prize – Open Section 1st Prize

1990 Matilda Bay Restaurant Art Prize – Finalist

1990 Rockingham District Arts Council - First Prize

1990 Mandurah Festival of the Arts - Highly Commended



2018 Collaborative painting with Delys Fraser, ‘Dido The Tracker’ WA

2018 Guest Artist, Geraldton Project, WA

2017 Artist in Residence North Midlands Project

2017 Carnamah Agricultural Art Award - Judge

2016 Feature Artist Cystic Fibrosis Spring Rose Art Exhibition, WA

  2015 Women’s Center, Dr Jason Tan, Commission, WA

2015 Artist in Residence Uniting Care West WA

2012 - 2016 Artrinsic Inc. Black Swan Portrait Prize - Board of Directors

2015- Men in Black, Momentum Women’s International , WA, Guest Artist

2010-2015 Black Swan Prize for Portraiture - Youth Award Judge

2013- 2014 Ambassador for Save the Children 

2013 Symposium Women Mentoring Women - Guest Panelist

2013 Ambassador for Save the Children

2012 Judge of the Black Swan Youth Award

2012 Black Swan Portrait Prize, Board of Directors

2012 Save The Children, Sponsorship Feature Artist

2011 Di Taylor Regional Youth Award for Portraiture

2010, 2011 Black Swan Prize for Portraiture, Youth Award – Judge

2010 Art In Bloom

2010 CowParade Margaret River - Finalist

2010 Sir Charles Gairdner Art Prize, Finalist

2010 Cancer Foundation- Long Table Luncheon - Invited Artist



Antoine Bloemen B Juris.LLB, Magistrate Retired, Mark and Denise Whately, Mr. & Mrs. Denise, John Rothwell, Austral Shipping, Ros Worthington OAM, Brookfield Multiplex & Hawaiian Group, Neptune, Marine Services Limited, Justin Langer AM, Robert Juniper, State Government – Rockingham City Council WA, Education Department WA, The Left Bank Hotel WA, Brave New World Advertising Agency NSW, Golden Bay Electrics WA, Abbey Dental Group WA, Centurion Roller Doors WA, Cafe Villa WA, The Merchant Group International WA, Shane Wee – Alto Capital WA, Paul D. D’Arcy and James Llewellyn.

Associated Exhibitions

IN THE REALM OF NATURE | Christmas Exhibition | 10 Artists
Mel Brigg, Herman Pekel, Britt Mikkelsen, Bronwen Newbury, Di Taylor, Jill Yelland, Norm Wilson, Genevieve Montgomerie, Rob Forlani and Wanda Comrie
15 December, 2018 - 4 January, 2019
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SAFE Charity Art Auction 6:30pm Sunday 21 January
An Art Auction raising money to secure permanent premises for Saving Animals From Euthanasia, held at The Studio Gallery and Bistro.
21 January - 21 January, 2018
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Spring Exhibition - The Essence of Art in the Bush
Di Taylor, Danica Wichtermann and Kay Gibson
22 September - 7 October, 2017
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Leeuwin Exhibition 2017
18 February - 1 March, 2017
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Spring Exhibition 2016
22 September - 9 October, 2016
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Little Treasures
a showcase of Studio Artists 'Little Treasures'
27 August - 4 September, 2016
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"Inside An Artists Mind"
Features a diverse and dynamic collection of self-portraits from a group of the gallery’s inspiring artists.
2 July - 20 July, 2016
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