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Alicia Rogerson is best known for her portraits of female figures with captivating eyes, wild hair and red rosy cheeks.  A mixed media artist and illustrator she is inspired by her daydreams.  Her favourite mediums are acrylic paint, watercolour and vintage book pages.  She also uses pencils, graphite, gouache, ink and chalk.

Alicia is influenced by the rural countryside where her art studio resides in Bridgetown, Western Australia.  She is also inspired by Japanese culture, Lowbrow/ Pop Surreal Art, Fantasy, Childhood and Books. 

Her work resides in collections worldwide and her commercial client list is growing, including Sony/BMG, Penguin Randomhouse, The Australian Women’s Weekly, Oxford University Press and Dolly Magazine. 

Her aim with her work is to create strong empowering characters that connect with the viewer and aims to create artwork that inspires others.

 
 

AWARDS
2017
| 2nd Place Fence Post | Bridgetown Show
2012 | Bronze Highly Commended | Illustrators Australia

EDUCATION
2001-09
| Adv Diploma of Fine Art | Central TAFE | Perth, WA
2000
| Certificate IV of Interior Decoration | Central TAFE | Perth, WA
Additional studies taken in the fields of Fashion Design, Graphic Design, Surface Design and Natural History Illustration.

COMMISSIONS/CLIENTS (selected)

2018 | Publication | Shout Out To The Girls | Penguin Randomhouse
2016 | Bookmarks | Australian Bookmarks and Bookplates
2015 | Horoscope Spread | Dolly Magazine
2014 | Artist In Residence | MYER/Taylor Swift
2007-2014 | The Australian Women’s Weekly | *bespoke Magazine* | Peppermint Magazine | Seven Stories Press | Capitalized Living | The Australian Copyright Council | Creative Commons | Sony/BMG | Oxford University Press | Cambridge University Press | V Energy | RSPCA | Laura Ashley | Roc Candy | Moi Moi Jewellery | Swisspers | Joie Magazine | The City of Stirling | Sydney University Press | Jem Sportswear

EXHIBITIONS (selected)

2018 | (Upcoming NOV) Solo Exhibition | The Rabbit Hole | Bridgetown, WA

2015 | Group Exhibition | Dis/connect | East Perth Distillery | East Perth, WA

2011 | Group Exhibition | Artists For Peace | The Moores Building | Fremantle, WA

2011 | Solo Exhibition | Spark | Ruck Rover | Perth, WA

2011 | Group Exhibition | Illustrators Australia A3 Show | Northcote Town Hall | Melbourne, VIC

2010 | Group Exhibition | Drawn Together | The Moores Building | Fremantle, WA

2010 | Group Exhibition | Untold Stories Illustrators Australia | Space 39 | Melbourne, VIC

2011 | Solo Exhibition | I Have A Tale To Tell | Margaret River CRC | Margaret River, WA

2010 | Group Exhibition | Untold Stories | Space 39 | Melbourne, VIC

2010 | Group Exhibition | Vintage Garage | Smith St | Melbourne, VIC

2009 | Group Exhibition | Adv Diploma Grad Show | Central TAFE | Perth, WA

2009 | Group Exhibition | The Winter Project | Pigeonhole | Perth, WA

2009 | Group Exhibition | The Essence of Pleasure | Famous When Dead Gallery | Melbourne, VIC

2009 | Group Exhibition | Skull_Duggery | Blankspace Gallery | Sydney, NSW

2009 | Group Exhibition | Picture This | Blender Gallery | Perth, WA

2009 | Group Exhibition | Love Is My Velocity Cookbook II | Old Bank | Perth, WA

2009 | Group Exhibition |  dRaw | Old Bank | Perth, WA

2009 | Group Exhibition | Art Fights Fire | Outre Gallery | Melbourne, VIC

2009 | Group Exhibition | Portraits Birthday Show | Famous When Dead Gallery | Melbourne, VIC

2009 | 696 vs Sketchel | Gallery 696 | Melbourne, VIC

2008 | Group Exhibition | Candy Cult | Breadbox Gallery | Perth, WA

2008 | Group Exhibition | Clothespeg Exhibition II | LaLa Orange | Perth, WA

2008 | Group Exhibition | Perth College Art Exhibition | Perth College | Perth, WA

2007 | Solo Exhibition | Dreams and Storytales | Behind The Monkey | Perth, WA

2007 | Group Exhibition | Wayside Chapel Art Exhibition | Wayside Chapel | Sydney, NSW

2007 | Group Exhibition | V-Raw Art Exhibition | China Heights Gallery | Sydney, NSW

2007 | Group Exhibition | Etsy Labs Wall | Brooklyn NY | United States

 

SPECIAL EVENTS (selected)

2018 | Country Arts WA Grant Recipient to attend Artlands| Bendigo, VIC

2018 | Watercolour Floral Workshops | Greenbushes CRC, WA

2018 | Children’s Week Workshops, Meerilinga Grant | BFCC | Bridgetown, WA

2018 | Watercolour Wreath Art Workshops, FRRR Grant | Greenbushes CRC, WA

2018 | Youth and School Lantern Workshops 150th Celebrations | Bridgetown Primary School / Bridgetown Playgroup / Bridgetown Art Club | Bridgetown, WA

2018 | Watercolour Art Workshops | BFCC | Bridgetown, WA

2017 | Drawing Art Workshops | BFCC | Bridgetown, WA

2015 | Kennel Painting – Million Paws Walk | RSPCA | Perth, WA

2014/15 | Art Games Competitor | Perth, WA

2014 | Windows of The City/Perth Fashion Festival | Moi Moi Jewellery | Perth, WA

2014 | KangaART fibreglass kangaroo painting inspired by Anna Gare | Miami Bakehouse | Perth, WA

2013 | Windows of The City/Perth Fashion Festival | Laura Ashley | Perth, WA

2012 | Art Workshop | City of Fremantle, Fremantle, WA

2012 | Windows of The City/Perth Fashion Festival | Roc Candy | Perth, WA

2011 | Selected Judge for the Central Institute Graphic Design Graduation Show | Perth, WA

2010-11 | Amplifier Workshops | Perth, WA

2011 | Art Workshop | City of Wanneroo, Wanneroo, WA

2010-11 | Art Workshop | Zig Zag Festival, Kalamunda, WA

2010 | Mentor | Propel Youth Arts Program | Perth, WA

2009 | Case Study for Creative Commons | Sydney NSW

2008-10 | Chairperson/Co-Founder of Made On The Left | Perth, WA

2008 | Art Workshop | Fremantle Arts Centre, Fremantle, WA

2007 | Guest Speaker Pecha Kucha | Perth, WA

 

ART RESIDENCIES

2012 | Beverley, WA

2011 | Margaret River, WA

2010 | Dwellingup, WA

 

COLLECTIONS
Artwork resides in private collections worldwide
Public Collections - Town of Vincent | City of Joondalup

PRESS / INTERVIEWS (selected)

The Sunday Times (AUS) | Wanneroo Community Times (AUS) | New York Times (USA) | Amplifier Magazine (AUS) | Outline Magazine (Australia) | DPI Magazine (Taiwan) | Pocketto Magazine (USA) | Joondalup Weekender (AUS) | Creative Commons Casestudy (AUS) | Wanneroo Weekender (AUS) | Xpress Magazine (AUS) | Design*Sponge (USA) | Domino Magazine (USA) | NEET Magazine (USA) | decor8 (USA) | Guardian Express (AUS)

 

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

Artsource | SCBWI – Society of Book Writers and Illustrators | NAVA – National Association of Visual Arts | ASA – Australian Society of Authors | Stylefile | AOI - Association of Illustrators | IA - Illustrators Australia | Country Arts WA

Download a copy of her Resume/CV here.