Braidy Hughes Art
Braidy Hughes is a Australian based painter. She likes goldfish & whoopie pies. & was born in Mackay in the summer of 1982.
Solo Exhibition 2010 – The Painted Girl – Inspire Gallery Bar, West End QLD
Group Exhibition 2011 Hearts of Gold , Bleeding Heart Gallery Brisbane QLD 2011 Mixed Exhibition, Traffic Jam Galleries Sydney NSW 2011 Flood11 Art Auction, Jugglers Art Space Brisbane QLD 2011 Hillsdon Art Show, Hillsdon Art Galllery Brisbane QLD 2011 She Carries the Threads of Her Hair, Logan Art Gallery QLD 2010 Deck the Walls, Bleeding Heart Gallery, Brisbane QLD 2010 Petits Travaux, Retrospect Galleries, Byron Bay, NSW 2010 Big Art Auction, Bleeding Heart Gallery, Brisbane QLD 2010 Hair-jacked, Retrospect Galleries, Byron Bay, NSW 2010 Support the Fort #2 Art Auction, The Fort, Brisbane QLD 2010 Artists of Inspire – Inspire GalleryBar, West End, QLD 2009 Fringeblac – Fringebar, Fortitude Valley QLD 2009 Artworkers Awards – Metro Arts, Brisbane QLD 2009 January the Exhibition – Joshua Levi Gallery QLD 2008 2High Festival – The Powerhouse, Brisbane QLD 2008 BARI Festival – KILN Gallery, Paddington QLD 2008 Eumundi Arts Spectacular – Eumundi QLD 2007 2High Festival – The Powerhouse, Brisbane QLD 2007 CBD Group Exhibition – CBD Gallery, Brisbane QLD
1999 Year 12 Shailer Park Sate High School
1999 People’s Choice Award, Artwaves
Publications 2011 Avant Card 2011 Australian Art Collector - issue # 57 2010 BlueThumb – Decorators Catalogue featured Artist 2010 Curvy 7 Book – selected artist 2010 ABC Arts – Artpost featured Artist 2009 Myspace Australia – Arts and Culture featured Artist 2009 BlueThumb – Decorators Catalogue featured Artist
Artistic Development 2006 Commenced series of oil paintings, self taught 2007 Commenced ongoing series of water colour paintings, self taught 2007 First group exhibition following high school, CBD Gallery Brisbane 2008 Sold first publicly exhibited work during Eumundi Arts Spectacular 2008 Traveled to New York to meet with artists from the World Artist Network 2009 Work selected for Myspace Arts and Culture marketing campaign 2009 Work selected for Blue Thumb marketing campaign in the Decorators Catalog 2009 Sold first work to an international collector, California 2009 Commenced working on series of acrylic paintings 2009 Employed for Brisbane Writers’ Festival Chalk Mural, Brisbane City Council 2010 First Solo Exhibition, Inspire Gallery Bar West End 2010 Work promoted on ABC Arts Website and Newsletter 2010 Retrospect Galleries Byron Bay, ongoing representation 2010 Support the Fort #2 Art Auction 2010 Big Art Auction for the Big Issue, Bleeding Heart Gallery 2010 Selected Artist for Curvy 7 2010 Selected to exhibit in 2011 at the Logan City Regional Art Gallery 2011 Selected artist, Avant Card 2011 Selected artist, Australian Art Collector