Curriculum Vitae

Name: Mark Kingston

Mobile: +61 415 353 456




2014  – Lecturer at the JMC Academy as part of their Bachelor of Creative Art degree.

 2013 –  Art Teacher at Mosman and Northern Beaches Community Colleges.

2011 – Lecturer Hornsby TAFE – I taught painting and drawing as part of their Fine Art program. 


2010 Brookvale Tafe – Certificate 4 in Training and Assessment

 2004 University Of New South Wales – Graduated Master of Art Degree

 1999 University Of Sydney Graduated Bachelor of Fine Art


Solo Exhibitions

2016 New Paintings, Sydney

2013 New Paintings, Sydney

2011 New Paintings, Sydney

2010 New Paintings, Sydney

2007 United Galleries, The Emotional Landscape, Sydney

2006 United Galleries, Mark Kingston, Sydney

2005 United Galleries, Mark Kingston, Sydney

2005 Landers Art Gallery, Sydney

2002 Alta Gallery, Sydney


Selected Group Exhibitions

 2010 Aus-Art, Touring Realist Show, Dubbo and Sydney

2008 Art Brisbane 08, Brisbane

2007 United Galleries, Unwrapped Group Show 07, Perth

2006 United Galleries, Unwrapped Group Show 06, Sydney

2006 G and A Studios, The Drawing show 2006, Sydney

2006 United Galleries @ Saatchi and Saatchi, Future Perfect, Sydney

2005 United Galleries @ Brigdewater Mills, Australian Flavour, Adelaide

2005 Pollock Gallery, New Faces – New Work, Melbourne

2005 Pollock Gallery, Melbourne

2004 University of New South Wales, Postgraduate Show, Sydney

2004 Robin Gibson Gallery, I Love A Sunburnt Country Show, Sydney

2004 Robin Gibson, Sydney

2003 Rushcutters Bay Gallery, Sydney

2003 Limelight Gallery, The Beach Show, Sydney

2003 Limelight Gallery, The Blue Show, Sydney

2003 Limelight Gallery, The February Show, Sydney

2003 Artfocus Show, Flights Of Fancy Show, Sydney

2003 Mary Place Gallery, The Second Mary Place Show, Sydney

2002 Jill Richards Gallery, Sydney

2002 First Draft Gallery, The Conspiracy Show, Sydney

1999 University Of Sydney, Graduation Show, Sydney

1997 Manly Art Gallery, Exceptional School Leavers Exhibition, Sydney




 2010 Finalist Mortimore Art Prize

2009 Finalist Mortimore Art Prize

2008 Finalist Hills Grammar Art Award

2007 Finalist ANL Maritime Art Prize

2005 Finalist, ANL Maritime Art Prize

2002 Finalist Hunters Hill Art Award

2002 Finalist, 31 Artists 31 Days, Sydney

2002 National Australian Airbrush Awards 1st and 2nd Open Category

2002 St Ives Show First Place Category under 25

2001 Finalist, Museum Of Contemporary Art Online Gallery, Sydney

2001 National Australian Airbrush Awards Highly commended 5th Place

2000 Finalist Mosman Youth Art Award


Articles and Reviews


 2013 Bennett, Rod, The Manly Daily, Friday 24th November 2013

2010 Bennett, Rod, The Manly Daily, Thurday 30th December 2010 

2007 Bryon, Kate. The Daily Telegraph, Thursday 27th February 2007

2006 Lacey, Stephen, The Sun Herald, Sunday July 30th, 2006

2003 Low, Lenny Ann, The Sydney Morning Herald , Saturday, January 25th, 2003

2001 Bennett, Rod, The Manly Daily, Friday, October 26th, 2001

2001 Robinson, Laura, Northern Beaches Weekender,Thursday, October 18th, 2001

2001 Rasmus, Hiede, The Daily Telegraph, Monday, October 1st, 2001



 2011 Australian Artist Magazine, September 2011

2010 Brodersen, Alicia, Peninsula Living Magazine, August 2010

2010 Kay, Wendy, Peninsula Living Magazine, March 2010

2010 Australian Artist Magazine, February 2010

2006 Bartlett, Nigel, Belle Magazine, April –May edition 2006

2002 Thoeming, Peter, Australian Road Rider Magazine, No. 18, May 2002

2001 Dalton, Peter, Momentum Magazine, Edition 49, December 2001

2001 Grimson Tracey, 24 Hours Magazine, No. 309, Nov




 Roche Products Pty Limited, Sydney

 White Lotus

 Private Collections across Australia, Europe and the United States



 2000 Mentorship with James Gucwa (Established U.S based Realist Artist) Worked on

paintings as an apprentice for New York Solo Show