Michelle Hungerford


Cape Hillsborough I Acrylic & Charcoal on Canvas 455 x 455mm $1,200
Cape Hillsborough II Acrylic & Charcoal on Canvas 455 x 455mm $1,200
Cape Hillsborough III Acrylic & Charcoal on Canvas 455 x 455mm $1,200
Rainy Days, 2016 Acrylic & Charcoal on Canvas 455 x 455mm $1,200



Born Sydney Australia 1960

Arts Education

Bachelor of Fine Art (Honours) Class 1
Recipient of the University Medal
Newcastle University, New South Wales. Australia.

Bachelor of Fine Art
Newcastle University, New South Wales. Australia.

Advanced Diploma in Fine Art (Credit)
New England Institute of TAFE. Tamworth, Australia.

Diploma of Fine Art (Distinction)
New England Institute of TAFE. Tamworth, Australia.

Solo Exhibitions

  • 2017 – Landshapes Weswal Gallery, Tamworth, NSW
  • 2016 – In View Stacks Gallery, Sydney, NSW
  • 2014 – Whereabouts Weswal Gallery, Tamworth NSW
  • 2011 – Interior Moree Plains Gallery, Moree NSW
  • 2011 – Interior Tamworth Regional Gallery, Tamworth NSW
  • 2009 – Distant view Murray Edwards Cambridge University U.K.
  • 2009 – Crow Country New England Regional Gallery Armidale, NSW. Australia
  • 2006 – Scrub Newhall College Cambridge University U.K.
  • 2004 – Making Light Focus Gallery Tamworth, TAFE NSW. Australia
  • 2003 – Bush Damien Minton Gallery Newcastle, NSW. Australia.
  • 2002 – Making Space Suters Gallery Newcastle, NSW. Australia.
  • 2001 – Studio Space Old School house Walcha, NSW. Australia.
  • 1990 – Figure it out Neith Studios Gosford, NSW. Australia.

Group Exhibitions (selected)

  • 2017 Bush to Bay – NERAM Armidale, NSW. St Kevin’s Art Prize. Melbourne VIC.
    Kelton Plains Residency – Exhibition, Defiance Gallery Sydney in Cooma,
  • 2016 Berlin and Back two person show – Tamworth Regional Gallery,
    Von A nach B – 3 Australian painters, Australian Embassy, Berlin, Germany.
    A Regional Mix, Janet Clayton Gallery, Sydney. Bush to Bay – Hinton & the Artist
    Camp, NERAM, Armidale.
  • 2015 Same, same but different two person show – Berlin, Germany
    Gallipoli Art Prize – Gallipoli Memorial Club Sydney NSW
  • 2014 Landform Two person show – NERAM Armidale
  • 2013 Feminine Optic Tamworth Regional Gallery Gate Gallery Landscape show (Defiance Gallery) Wollombi. Kunderang Walcha Gallery.
    New Works show (two person show) Walcha gallery.
  • 2012 Larapinta group show Moree Plains Gallery.4 women paint land Coffs harbor Regional Gallery. Larapinta group show Nowra Regional Gallery
  • 2011 Larapinta group show Defiance Gallery I & II Sydney Newhall collection 25th Anniversary Cambridge University Library U.K.
  • 2010 Drawing Inspiration New England Regional Gallery Armidale, NSW
    Home ground Walcha Gallery (two person show) Drawing Inspirations New England
    Regional Gallery Armidale, NSW Australia.
  • 2009 Country Energy art prize Lismore Regional Gallery Country scapes Chifley Square Sydney
  • 2008 Country Energy art prize Broken Hill Regional Gallery Country scapes Wentworth Galleries, Sydney, Australia.
  • 2007 Close to home Tamworth Regional Gallery Mother Earth Keeping Place gallery Armidale
  • 2007 Country Energy art prize Dubbo Regional Gallery A couple of hours out of Sydney
    Damien Minton Gallery, Sydney
  • 2006 Country Energy art prize Goulburn Regional Gallery Country scapes Art
    Space, Woolloomooloo and Griffith Regional gallery Norvill Art Prize RSL Memorial
    Hall, Murrurundi.Regional EncountersTamworth Regional Gallery
  • 2005 Daruka to Darlinghurst Weswal Gallery Tamworth These are a few of my favourite
    Things Damien Minton Gallery, Newcastle.
  • 2004 These are a few of my favourite things Damien Minton Gallery, Newcastle.
  • 2003 Surface memories Tamworth Regional Gallery, Tamworth. Eleven Newcastle Artists
    Dank Street Gallery, Sydney, NSW. Love Your Work State Teacher’s Show, College of
    Fine Art,Sydney.Drawing connection International Drawing Show, Muse
    Gallery, Sydney.Hatched – National Tertiary show Perth Institute of Contemporary Art,
    Perth, Western Australia.
  • 2002 Echo – Bachelor of Fine Art (honours) Newcastle University Gallery, NSW.
  • 2001 Drawn In Watt Space Gallery, Newcastle
  • 1998 Local Product show Tamworth City Gallery



  • 2015 Gallipoli Art Prize Finalist
  • 2014 Norvill Art Prize Finalist
  • 2014 Salon des Refuse NSW Parliamentary Plein Art Prize
  • 2011 EMSLA Finalist
  • 2011 Countryscapes Finalist
  • 2009 -2007 Country Energy Art prize Finalist
  • 2006 Country Energy Art prize Highly commended – Judge Tim Storrier.
  • 2006 Norvill Art prize Commended – Judge Susan Archer.
  • 2003 University Medal – Newcastle University.
  • 2002 National Tertiary Art Prize –Winner 2D section Judge David Boyd.
    Newcastle Student Acquisitive Prize – Winner Judges S. Batterley & D. Thomas
  • 1996 Tamara Art Prize Commended – Judge John Coburn.



  • Newhall Collection – Murray Edwards College, Cambridge University, U.K.
  • Tamworth Regional Gallery collection
  • Tamworth TAFE collection
  • Private collections U.S.A. U.K. Australia, France.