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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Collingwood Premiership Cabinet 1990 in the wonderful Gay Hawkes exhibition The House of Longing @tmag ...

Getting started on new work @handmarkgallery #studioday ...

Ukrainian pianist Alexey Yemtsov playing Prokofiev’s War Sonatas @tmag #incredible ...

The fascinating artist Hiromi Tango welcomed us into her vibrant playground Rainbow Dream Moon Rainbow today #suchpositiveenergy #twodaysinarow #darkmofo2022 ...

Fabulous night of art, music, food, wine and friendship@darkmofo2022 #soproudtolivehere ...

Finished - and more than five metres wide!#probablywontdothatagain #legacyofempire #singaporeexhibition #tasmanianartists #2023 ...

The Butterfly Effect at Poimena Gallery has now gone live - with all proceeds going to the Unicef Ukraine emergency appeal. Silent Vigil frame size is 146cms x 104cms #katywoodroffe #poimenagallery #launceston ...

Fabulous shells at Shelly Beach! ...

A fun night at the Bay of Fires art prize last night. Congratulations to the major prize winner Stephen Lees for his beautiful painting Remembering Goomboorian @panoramahotel Loved the warm and sunny weather! #bayoffiresartprize #sthelens ...

So good to meet up with the fabulous John Lendis at his exhibition Snow Falling into Stars @handmarkgallery last week #contemporaryartist #newexhibition #hobart ...

Nelly excited about her Friday night pizza crust 😊 ...

So grateful to the fabulous team @wagner_framemakers for getting Paradise Lost ready for the Bay of Fires Art Prize. Also a big thank you to Midland Freight and Quickfr8 for managing to get it to St Helens! Opens June 10 #newwork #handmarkgallery ...

Keeping warm in the studio with great great Aunt Susan #newwork #legacyofempire #singaporeexhibition #triptych3 ...

The legacy of great great Aunt Susan #newwork #studioday #singaporeexhibition ...

Our beautiful Bay of Fires tapestry highlighted by a cosy autumn fire on a cold Hobart night! #mariellevandenbergh #tapestry #thenetherlands #vandiemenslandexhibition ...

And she thought all swans were white #newworkinprogress #greatgreatauntsusan #apslawn1829 ...

Finally got everyone together! ...

Nothing like a week’s isolation with Covid! #finallyoutandabout #nowbacktoreality ...

Looking forward to teaming up with great great Aunt Susan again #newexhibition #tasmanianartists #singapore ...

We are so thrilled to welcome Darcie Rose Woodroffe into our lives 🥰 Huge congratulations to Ben, Leeza and Henley! Another beautiful grand baby to love ❤️ ...