Artist CV

Finalist / Honours and Awards:

October 2023 - Public Speaker, "Be Your Own Damn Hero" Generation Women. Melbourne, VIC. Australia

May 2023 - Finalist / Shortlisted. "Fairholme Open Art Prize". Toowoomba, QLD. Australia 

January 2022 - Creative Collective Memory Art's Project, Geelong, VIC. Australia

September 2021 - Feature Artist. "Wombat in the Room", RSPCA, Fort Heart, Melbourne, VIC. 

June 2021 – Winner. “Emerging Artist Award”, Fortyfivedownstairs, Melbourne, VIC. Australia

February 2021 – Finalist / Shortlisted. "Unearthed Art Prize 2021", Art to Art, Melbourne, VIC. Australia

July 2020 – Finalist / Feature Artist. “From Canvas to Mat”, Yogat, Brisbane, QLD. Australia

April 2020 – Finalist / Feature Artist. ‘Me & Uoo Uoo – The RCH150 Anniversary Art Trail’, Royal Children’s Hospital, Parkville, VIC. Australia (Uoo Uoo located in Queen Vic Gardens, 2021)

October 2019 – Revitalizing Central Geelong // Creative Geelong “Third Space Art Prize: A Kaleidoscope City,” Geelong, VIC. Australia 

April 2019 – Courthouse Youth Arts “Brackets Art Prize: Geelong Contemporary Youth Arts Prize,” Geelong, VIC. Australia.

2010 – DUX of Visual Communication Irymple Secondary College, Mildura, VIC. Australia.

2009 – DUX of Studio Arts Irymple Secondary College, Mildura, VIC. Australia.

2008 – DUX of Art and Visual Communication Irymple Secondary College, Mildura, VIC. Australia.

Solo Exhibitions:

February 2023 - The Space Gallery + Workshops, Geelong, VIC. Australia 

September 2022 - “Vibrant”, Mildura Arts Centre, Mildura, VIC. Australia

January 2020 – Analogue Academy “Replying to Spam Emails” Geelong, VIC. Australia. 

September 2019 – Analogue Academy “Existential Quarter Life Crisis: A collection of nonsense” Geelong, VIC, Australia. 



January 2023 - Bakery on Broadway Mural, Wycheproof, VIC. Australia

January 2021 – On the Wall Mural "Red Dirt", Mildura Arts Centre, Mildura, VIC. Australia 

May 2020 – The Bottle Works ‘Teddy Bear Hunt Mural’, Geelong, VIC. Australia.


Group Exhibition History:

March 2023 - Honey Bones Gallery "How We Met", Melbourne, VIC.

June 2022 - The Space Gallery and Workshops, "30 x 30 Group Show", Geelong, VIC.

November 2021 – Art to Art, "Original Artwork Under $2k", Melbourne, VIC.   

June 2021 – Fortyfivedownstairs, "Emerging Artist Award 2021", Melbourne, VIC. 

February 2021 – No Vacancy Gallery, Fort Heart, "For the Deckade" Melbourne, VIC. Australia

November 2020 – New Day Sunrise, online exhibition, funds donated to DAX Centre, and Sane Aus. Australia 

April 2020 – Grammar Art Show, Toowoomba, QLD. Australia

February 2020 – Analogue Academy “FOLK,” Geelong, VIC. Australia 

July 2019 – Geelong Illustrators “We Were Board,” Geelong, VIC. Australia 

December 2019 – Geelong Illustrators “Our Favourite Things,” Geelong, VIC. Australia 

November 2012 – Stefano’s Gallery “Year 12 Exhibition”, Mildura, VIC. Australia 


Shop Stockist:

Urban Road (Prints), Online. Australia

Temple and Webster (Prints), Online. Australia

Toowoomba Gallery, Toowoomba, QLD. Australia  


Publications / Bibliography:

Finding Perspective" Mildura Living Magazine, Australia. Dec 2022

“Local artist Jacklyn Foster launches radiant new collection ‘Orange Peel’’ Forte Magazine, Australia. April 2022.

“The insanely cool, inspiring and motivational Geelong women you should know about” Forte Magazine, Australia. March 2022.

"Immersed in the joy of art" Geelong Times, Australia. June 2022. 

"Eating Soup with a Fork - Art Feature', Art Edit, Australia. September 2021

Finding your art: A chat with artist Jacklyn Foster, 2021 Emerging Artist winner.” Style Curator Blog, Australia.  August 2021.

“The Makers Story First Edition.” The Makers Story, Print Edition, Australia. August 2021.

“Shoot for the Stars.” GT Magazine, Geelong Advertiser, October 2019. Page 6.

“Finding a New Course.” GT Magazine, Geelong Advertiser, October 2019. Pages 10-11.

“The Shift from Hobby to Business.” BOLD Magazine, November 2019. Pages 38-39.

“Featured Artist.” Geelong Illustrators, October 2019. Pages 25

“Painting Through Life.” Sunraysia Life, August 2019. Pages 39-40.

“Featured Artist.” Sunraysed, August 2019.



2022 - Creative Collective Memory Art's Project, City of Greater Geelong, Newcomb. VIC.

2022 - Creative Collective Memory Art's Project, City of Greater Geelong, Colac. VIC.

2022 - Creative Collective Memory Art's Project, City of Greater Geelong, Geelong. VIC.

May 2020 – National Assistance Program for the Arts, Myers Foundation, Melbourne, VIC. Australia