Curriculum vitae :
Marie Larraine Weir, artist
Marie Larraine Weir, born in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Currently lives in Sydney, Australia
Art Education includes classes and workshops at Willoughby Art Centre, Sydney, NSW 2006- 2017.Royal Art Society NSW 2009 – 2014, SH Ervin Gallery, Sydney 2013 and Community Art 2004 - 2008 Mentored by Michael Herron, Jo Bertini, Joe Penn, Joe Bezzina, Nicholas Harding, Dom Sutton and others.
2013 Exhibiting member of the Royal Art Society of New South Wales
2017 Group Exhibition "On the waterfront" 30th Anniversary Lynne Pearce
2017 Solo exhibition" Out of the dark." Balmainspace... 10 - 27 August
2017 RAS Spring Exhibition.
2016 Royal Art Society NSW Christmas Exhibition Lavender Bay Gallery
2016-17 Balmain Art Show
2016 The King's School Art Show Horrocks gallery
2016 Space Gallery Yellow Board Exhibition for Cancer Council
2016 Ewart Art Gallery Group Exhibition " one thing leads to another"
2017 Ewart Art Gallery Group Exhibition " Momentum"
2014-2017 Royal Art Society Various member exhibitions
2016 Lane Cove Municipal Art Prize
2014 Paddington Art At the Oxford Street Barracks Wall
2013-2016 Singleton Art Prize, Coal and Allied.
2013 Solo Exhibition “Defined by water” at Gingko Gallery, Glebe, Sydney, NSW
2011 Group Exhibition, Red Door, Summerhill, NSW
2010 - 2017 Sydney Royal Easter Show
2016 M16 Artspace Drawing Prize Canberra
2016-17 Hornsby Art Prize
2015-16 Warringah Art Prize Sydney NSW
2017 Semifinalist Northern Beaches Art Prize NSW
2015 North Sydney Art Prize Sydney NSW
2014 Paddington Art Prize, Sydney NSW
2013 Mosman Art Prize, Sydney NSW
2011-17 Ewart Art Prize, Sydney NSW
2010-16 Hunters Hill Art Prize, Sydney NSW
2011-16 Northbridge Art Prize, Sydney NSW
2013-16 Camberwell Rotary Art Prize, Melbourne, Victoria
2013 Bayside Art Prize, Melbourne, Victoria
2012 Art for Africa, Sydney NSW
2012 Hornsby Art Prize, Sydney NSW
2010 Harper Mansion Still Life national Trust
2016 Sydney Royal Easter Show.
Highly Commended: Drawing.
2015 Warringah Art Prize ..... First prize
2013 Sydney Royal Easter Show, First Prize: Marine/Seascape
2012 The Director’s Award, Royal Art Society of NSW School
2010-13 Northern Agricultural Show Painting and Drawing Awards
Collections: Represented in private collections round Australia and overseas.
2016 Artist Residency........ Bungaree South Australia
Art/Edit Issue No.10 ......... June 2016