Biography
Anne Marie Graham

BornVienna 1925; arrived Australia 1939

Studies1932-35Vienna with Professor Cizek
1942R.M.I.T., Melbourne, Victoria
1949National Gallery Art School, Melbourne
1953George Bell School, Melbourne
1959Italy with Emilio Greco and Oskar Kokoschka

Awards1959Italian Government Travelling Scholarship
1966The Springbrook Art prize
1970The Australian Newspaper Drawing Prize
1976The La Trobe Valley Acquisitive Prize (for painting)
The Carlo Levi Art Prize (for painting)
The Jacaranda Art prize (for painting)
1980Melbourne International Centenary Exhibition Award (for painting)

Solo Exhibitions1957Tasmanian Government Tourist Bureau, Melbourne
1960Casa delle Aste, Naples, Italy
Argus Gallery, Melbourne
1961Australian Galleries (with Allin Braund)
1966Cox Foys Gallery, Adelaide
The Johnstone Gallery, Brisbane
Australian Galleries, Melbourne
1967Levensen Street Gallery, Melbourne
Macquarie Galleries, Sydney
1969The Johnstone Gallery, Brisbane
Toorak Art Gallery, Melbourne
1970Toorak Art Gallery, Melbourne
John Leech Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
The Little Gallery, Devonport, Tasmania (with June Stephenson)
Lidums Art Gallery, Adelaide
1971Macquarie Galleries, Sydney
Gallery Petit, London
1972Toorak Art Gallery, Melbourne
Max Bollag Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland
Holdsworth Galleries, Sydney
1974Manyung Gallery, Mt Eliza, Victoria
The Verlie Just Town Gallery, Brisbane
1975Manyung Gallery, Mt Eliza, Victoria
1976The Collectors’ Gallery, Perth
The Hogarth Gallery, Sydney
Sydenham Gallery, Adelaide
Anna Simons Gallery, Canberra
The Verlie Just Town Gallery, Brisbane
The Murphy Street Print Room, Melbourne
Shepparton Art Gallery, Shepparton, Victoria
1977Art Council Gallery, Canberra
David Sumner Woodward Galleries, Adelaide (with Tim Guthrie)
Saddler’s Court Gallery, Richmond, Tasmania
1978The Verlie Just Town Gallery, Brisbane
1979The QANTAS Gallery, Bond St, London
1980The Art of Man Gallery, Sydney
1982Retrospective Exhibition, Georges Gallery, Melbourne
The Barry Stern Gallery, Sydney
1983Benalla Art Gallery, Benalla, Victoria
McCLelland Regional Art Gallery, Langwarrin, Victoria
1984Greenhill Galleries, Adelaide
Alstadt Galerie, Vienna
1985Galerie Poseidon, Zurich
New Grafton Gallery, London
Solander Gallery, Canberra (with Elaine Haxton)
1987The Verlie Just Town Gallery, Brisbane
1991The English Series, touring Benalla, McLelland and Albury Regional Galleries
1992The Verlie Just Town Gallery, Brisbane
1994Greenhill Galleries, Adelaide (Adelaide Festival exhibition)
Robyn Gibson Gallery, Sydney
1995Horsham Regional Art Gallery, Victoria
Libby Edwards Gallery, Melbourne
1996Stafford Galleries, Perth (Festival of Perth exhibition)
1999A Garden for All Seasons, Gallery 101, Melbourne, then La Trobe University Gallery, Melbourne, and touring to Victorian regional galleries.
2000Greenhill Galleries, Adelaide
Noosa Regional Gallery, Queensland
Solander Gallery, Canberra
2001A Commitment to Art: Survey Exhibition spanning 70 Years, Gallery 101, Melbourne
2002Gallery 101, Melbourne International Art Fair
Works on Paper, Horsham Regional Art Gallery, Victoria
2003From Drawing to Painting, Monash Art Gallery, Melbourne
Monsoon Gallery, Broome, Western Australia
2004Images and Insights, Gallery 101, Melbourne
A Garden for All Seasons, George Adams Gallery, Victorian Arts Centre, Melbourne
2005Recent Reflections, Solander Gallery, Canberra
Anne Marie Graham, Greenhill Galleries, Adelaide
2006Australia: Favourite Places Revisited, Gallery 101, Melbourne
2007Anne Marie Graham: Glasshouse Mountains and Beyond, Gallery 101, Melbourne
2009Exotic Queensland, Gallery 101, Melbourne
2010Anne Marie Graham, Axia Modern Art, Melbourne
2011Exotic Queensland: the nature, the wonder, Cairns Regional Gallery (with Tania Heben)
2012Anne Marie Graham: Worlds in a paintbrush, Gippsland Art Gallery, Sale
2013Please allow me to introduce myself, Strange Neighbour Gallery, Melbourne (group show)
2013The Bucolic Life, Antipodes Bookshop Gallery, Sorrento, Victoria
2014Anne Marie Graham, Without Pier Gallery, Melbourne, Victoria
2014Early drawings, New paintings, Joshua McClelland Print Room, Melbourne

CollectionsNational Gallery of Australia
National Gallery of Victoria
Queensland Art Gallery
Goulbourn Regional Gallery, New South Wales
Art Gallery of Western Australia
Art Gallery of South Australia
Victorian Arts Centre and Theatre Complex
McClelland Gallery, Langwarrin
Swan Hill Art Centre
Melbourne University Art Collection
LaTrobe University Collection
Geelong Art Gallery
News Corporation
National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, USA
The Vincent Price Collection, USA
Shepparton Art Gallery
The Ledger Collecton, Benalla Art Gallery
Auckland City Art Gallery, New Zealand
Regional Gallery of Dunedin, New Zealand
Austin Hospital, Melbourne
National Trust of Victoria
La Trobe Valley Art Centre, Morwell
Broken Hill Regional Art Gallery
Centre Gallery, Queensland
Gold Coast Art Centre
BP Australia
Janet Holmes à Court Collection
Australian Airlines (TAA), now QANTAS
The Austin Hospital, Melbourne
Private collections in Australia, Britain, USA, Japan, Italy, Switzerland, Germany, France, Israel, Austria and New Zealand
Gippsland Art Gallery, Sale

Bibliography Andrew Gaynor & Jenny Zimmer, Anne Marie Graham, Macmillan Mini-Art Series, Melbourne, 2011
Susan McCulloch & Emily McCulloch, Encyclopaedia of Australian Art, Allen and Unwin, Melbourne, 2008
Felicity St John Moore & Anne M. Graham, IA Garden for all Seasons, (booklet), Blue Star, Melbourne, 2007
Joan Ackland, Images and Insights: The Art of Anne Marie Graham, Watermark Press, Sydney, 2004
The Garden for All Seasons: An Artist’s View of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Craftsman House, Sydney, 1998
Neville Drury, Images in Contemporary Australian Painting 3, Craftsman House, Sydney, 1998
Joan Kerr, Heritage: The National Women's Art Book, Craftsman House, Sydney, 1995
Alan and Susan McCulloch, Encyclopedia of Australian Art, Allen and Unwin, Melbourne, 1994
Felicity St John Moore, Classical Modernism: The George Bell Circle, National Gallery of Victoria, 1992
Jacqueline Taylor and Robert Lindsay (eds), The Art Collections of the Victorian Art Centre, Melbourne, 1992
Max Germaine, Dictionary of Women Artists in Australia, Craftsman House, Sydney, 1991
Joan Ackland, An Essential Vision: The Art of Anne Marie Graham, Greenhouse Publ., Melbourne, 1988
Wenkart Foundation, Strauss to Matilda, Sydney, 1988
Max Germaine, Artists and Galleries in Australia and New Zealand, Landsdowne Press, Sydney 1979
Alan McCulloch, Encyclopaedia of Australian Art, Hutchinson, Melbourne 1977
Taped Interview with James Mellon for the State Library of Victoria, 1977
Anne Graham, Australia Outlines, Landsdowne Press, Sydney 1976
Elizabeth Young, Figuratives Now: Five Australian Painters – A Critical Evaluation, The Aldine Press, Melbourne, 1972
Ron Greenaway, Paintings by Anne Graham, The Aldine Press, Melbourne, 1969