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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

2009 | Adv Diploma of Fine Art | Central TAFE | Perth, WA
2000 | Certificate of Interior Decoration | Central TAFE | Perth, WA
Additional studies taken in the fields of Fashion Design, Graphic Design, Surface Design and Natural History Illustration.

COLLECTIONS

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

COMMISSIONS/CLIENTS (selected)

2018 | Publication | Shout Out To The Girls | Penguin Randomhouse
2016 | Bookmarks | Australian Bookmarks and Bookplates
2015 | Horoscope Spread | Dolly Magazine
2014 | MYER/Taylor Swift Promotion Artist In Residence | Perth, WA
2012 | Baking Day | The Australian Women’s Weekly
2007-2014 | Laura Ashley | Roc Candy | *bespoke Magazine* | Peppermint Magazine | Seven Stories Press | Capitalized Living | The Australian Copyright Council | Creative Commons | Sony/BMG | Oxford University Press | Cambridge University Press

ART RESIDENCIES

2012 | Beverley, WA
2011 | Margaret River, WA
2010 | Dwellingup, WA

 

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  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 | Vintage Garage | Smith St | Melbourne, VIC


SPECIAL EVENTS (selected)

2018 | Art Workshops | Greenbushes CRC, WA
2018 | Youth and School Workshops 150th Celebrations | Bridgetown Primary School / Bridgetown Playgroup / Bridgetown Art Club | Bridgetown, WA
2018 | Art Workshops | Bridgetown CRC, WA
2017 | Art Workshops | Bridgetown CRC, WA
2014/15 | Art Games Competitor | Perth, WA
2014 | Windows Of The City/Perth Fashion Festival | Moi Moi Jewellery | Perth, WA
2014 | KangaART | Miami Bakehouse | Perth, WA
2012 | Art Workshop | City of Fremantle, Fremantle, WA
2011 | Selected Judge for the Central Institute Graphic Design Graduation Show | Perth, WA
2010/11 | Amplifier Workshops | Perth, WA
2011 | Art Workshops | City of Wanneroo, Wanneroo, WA
2011 | Art Workshops | Zig Zag Festival, Kalamunda, WA
2009 | Mentor | Propel Youth Arts Program | Perth, WA
2008-10 | Chairperson/Co-Founder of Made On The Left | Perth, WA
2007 | Guest Speaker Pecha Kucha | Perth, WA

 

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)

 

MEMBERSHIPS

Artsource / SCBWI – Society of Book Writers and Illustrators / NAVA – National Association of Visual Arts / ASA – Australian Society of Authors / Stylefile / Association of Illustrators / Illustrators Australia

 

Download PDF of her CV here.