Exhibitions Curated

Elsewhere: Travels through Morocco, Egypt, Syria, Iran and Central Asia

Currently touring from 2018-2020 through Wagga, Griffith, Port Macquarie, Tamworth and Dubbo. This exhibition consists of travelling works by Wendy Sharpe and Bernard Ollis, in response to the 40th anniversary of Edward Said’s Orientalism. Co-curated with Jessica Green and supported by a regional touring exhibition grant from Create NSW and Charles Sturt University.

Have Poets Left a Patch to Sew?

A group exhibition of artists, writers, performances and installations engaging with Riverina textiles deemed to be ‘historically significant’. HR Gallop Gallery with support of Wagga City Council and Charles Sturt University.

Echoes & Identity: What is Contemporary Islamic Art?

A multimedia (screen and projection) group exhibition curated for Trinity Grammar, Kew (Melbourne) surveying the implications of the term ‘Islamic art’ for contemporary artists.

Khayamiya: Khedival to Contemporary (Islamic Art Museum Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur)

The Tentmakers of Cairo (the HR Gallop Gallery and the Albury LibraryMuseum)

These were survey exhibitions of the history of the Egyptian tentmakers from the late 19th century to the present day. Khayamiya is the art of Egyptian tentmaker applique.