Katy Woodroffe is an Australian artist who lives and works in Hobart. Her work has been featured extensively in solo exhibitions both within Australia and overseas.

Travel has been an important influence on her arts practice and she has been awarded many international residencies, including Paris (twice), Greece, India and Spain.

Solo Exhibition 2021

into the Light
Handmark Gallery

September 24 – October 13

International Exhibition

Into the Light 
Keg Expo Gallery
Schijndel
The Netherlands

July 23 – August 28 2021

Artist book
Occupation and Loss
Acrylic and ground pigment on paper

32cms x 25cms (150cms fully extended

Encounters in a New Land: Past meets Future
Acrylic and ground pigment on paper

49cms x 47cms

Last Days

Acquired for the City of Schijndel Municipal collection

Tiger Moon

Now part of the Australian Ambassador’s collection in his residency in the Hague (this is the third Embassy residence displaying Katy’s work)

Work displayed in the Australian Embassy in Jakarta, Indonesia

Work displayed in the Australian Embassy residence in New York

Forbidden Fruit: Only the Cool Water of the Lily Pond can Subdue our Desire

Acrylic and ground pigment on paper
150 x150 cms

Recent Exhibitions 2021

Poimen@20
Poimena Gallery, Launceston

“It’s a marvelous night for a moon dance, With the stars up above in our eyes”
2021

Acrylic and ground pigment on paper
97cms x 97cms

Celebrating our Landscape
Handmark gallery

Moonrise. Treasure Island
2021

Acrylic and ground pigment on paper
100cms x 100cms

Short listed exhibitions 2021

Burnie Print Prize, Burnie Regional Art Gallery, Burnie

Colonisation by Seed: Adventure Bay 1788, 2019
Acrylic and ground pigment on paper
150cms x 150cms x 4cms

Short listed exhibitions 2020

Swan Hill Print and Drawing Prize
A Corona Dream
2020
Acrylic and ground pigment on paper

96cms x 85cms

Women’s Art Prize Tasmania
Bird Call Theatre: The Inheritors Act 1 and 2 (diptych)
2019
Acrylic and ground pigment on paper

100cms x 100cms

Tidal 20 – the City of Devonport National Art Award, Devonport Regional Gallery

From the Tide Pool to the Stars and Back Again 2020
Acrylic and ground pigment on paper
150cms x 150cms

Major work heading to New York

Forbidden Fruit: Only the Cool Water of the Lily Pond can subdue our desire
2018
Acrylic and ground pigment on paper

150cms x 150cms

Recent exhibitions at Handmark Gallery, Hobart 2020

 

Summer Salon

The Power of a Dream
2020
Acrylic and ground pigment on paper
96cms x 85cms

Landscape exhibition

Celebrating the End of Lockdown: Trophy Night
2020
Acrylic and ground pigment on paper

75cms x 69cms

Celebrating the End of Lockdown: Souvenir Hunting
2020
Acrylic and ground pigment on paper

27cms x 76cms

Still Life exhibition

Life in Lockdown #1-6
2020
Acrylic and ground pigment on paper

35cms x 26.5cms

Life in Lockdown 
#lockdownchallenge
Acrylic and ground pigment on paper

35cms x 26.5cms

Recent Exhibitions at Clarendon Arms, Evandale, (Handmark) 2020

Spring Salon

Pop Up Christmas Exhibition

Dreaming of Spring 2020
Acrylic and ground pigment on paper
96cms x 85cms

Treasure Island 2020
Acrylic and ground pigment on paper
68cms x 68cms

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So good to be back in the studio 😊 ...

Wishing everyone a fabulous 2022 ❤️ ...

Last fire screen finished #charred #katywoodroffe #handmarkgallery #tasmanianartist #hobart ...

The online auction for the kid’s cancer project has gone live today @madelinesstory ...

Work heading up for the Sawtooth fundraiser on Sunday - inspired by the collection of Geoffrey Stillwell @sawtooth2021 #onlineauction #launcestontasmania ...

Wednesday work #renovating ...

Studio day #workinprogress #newfirescreen ...

Special family outing! Welcome Jack 🥰🥰🥰 ...

Mirage has just arrived home from the Art Vault. So sad to have this remarkable institution closing down #artvault #mildura ...

More sanding #abitobsessed ...

Such an inspiring story of courage and love @madelinesstory - so pleased to be part of the online charity auction for the kid’s cancer project ❤️ ...

Am in love with this beautiful little fire screen! #wetdayfind #gowansauctions #hobart ...

Friday😊 #studio ...

We are incredibly blessed to welcome this beautiful little baby boy into our lives. Congratulations to our amazing daughter Polly and partner Matt for giving us another grand baby to spoil! ...

Excited to be back in the studio as the exhibition ends @handmarkgallery - with John Berger helping to get me started! ...

Today @hadleysorienthotel ...

So good to spend a day at Mona today with a very discerning three year old! ...

Last few days of “Into the Light” @handmark. A huge thank you to the terrific team at the gallery and to all those who visited or sent messages of support. We have such an amazing community here in Tasmania ❤️ ...

So putting the library books into the shute is a lot of fun 😊 #thanksforthephotosuzie ...

The exhibition has a week to go @handmarkgallery A big thank you to the great team @tasweekend for the article #intothelight #exhibitionofnewwork #contemporaryart #katywoodroffe #tasmanianartist #hobart ...