Chris Casali


2018                        Master of Fine Art with Excellence – UNSW Art & Design, Sydney

1998                        Diploma of Graphic Design, Enmore Design Centre, TAFENSW, Sydney                            
1994                        Diploma of Fine Arts, National Art School, Sydney


2016                         Season Fray, Wellington Street Project Space, Sydney. 
2015                         Experiments of the Curious Goings On, Sheffer Gallery, Sydney. 


2021                         Dobell Drawing Prize 22#, NAS, Sydney, Australia

2019                         2019 International Watercolour Exhibition and the 3rd Taiwan Watercolour Award Exhibition,

                                 Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall, Taiwan

2019                         Ravenswood Australian Women's Art Prize, Sydney.
2019                         Australian Watercolour Institute 96th Annual Exhibition, Juniper Hall, Sydney.

2018                         Splash McClelland Contemporary Watercolour Award 2018, McClelland Sculpture Park + Gallery, Langwarrin, Victoria.

2018                         Tibetan Vision, Museum of Toscolano Maderno, Italy.

2018                         Australian Watercolour Institute 95th Annual Exhibition, Juniper Hall, Sydney. 
2018                         Biennial International Prize “Marche dÁcqua” Fabriano Watercolour, Paper & Watermark Museum of Fabriano, Italy.
2018                         Flux, Gaffa Gallery, Sydney.
2017                         Australian Watercolour Institute 94th Annual Exhibition, Juniper Hall, Sydney. 
2017                         Eternal, Cat Street Gallery, Hong Kong.
2017                         XII International Watercolour Biennial, The Alfredo Guati-Rojo National Watercolour Museum, Mexico City.
2017                         Fusion Chinese/Australian Art Exhibition, ARO Gallery, Sydney. 
2017                         Alternate States, Gallery 49, Sydney.
2016                         Ephemeral Inscriptions, Gaffa Gallery, Sydney. 
2016                         Fusion Chinese/Australian Art Exhibition, Desheng Art Museum, Shunde, China.
2016                         Macquarie Group Emerging Art Award. Macquarie Group Gallery, Sydney. 
2016                         Tim Olsen Drawing Award, Kudos Gallery, Sydney. 
2016                         Kedumba Drawing Award, Orange Regional Gallery. 
2016                         Australian Watercolour Institute 93rd Annual Exhibition. Juniper Hall, Sydney. 
2015                         Australian Watercolour Institute 92nd Annual Exhibition, Gosford Regional Gallery.
2015                         Street Stories, Delmar Gallery, Sydney.
2015                         Looking Out/Looking In, Gaffa Gallery, Sydney. 
2015                         Kedumba Drawing Award, Orange Regional Gallery.
2014                         Fishers Ghost Art Prize, Campbelltown Art Centre. 
2014                         Annual Exhibition, Chapman & Bailey, Melbourne. 
2013                         W&N Emerging Art Award, UNSW Art & Design Galleries, Sydney. 


Current – 2015          Australian Watercolour Institute (AWI)
Current – 2016          Secretary (AWI)


2019                          Ravenswood Australian Women's Art, Australia

2018                          Paper & Watermark Museum of Fabriano, Italy

2016                          The Kedumba Collection of Drawings, Australia
2016                          The Macquarie Group Collection, Australia


2021                          Dobell Drawing Prize 22#. Finalist.

2019                          2019 KAAF Art Prize. Semi-Finalist.

2019                          3rd Taiwan Watercolour Award Exhibition. Finalist.

2019                          Ravenswood Australian Women's Art Prize. Winner, Emerging Artist Category

2018                          Splash McClelland Contemporary Watercolour Award 2018. Finalist.

2018                          Biennial International Prize “Marche dÁcqua” Fabriano Watercolour. Finalist
2016                          Kedumba Drawing Award. Collected
2016                          The Macquarie Group Emerging Artist Prize. Highly Commended & People's Choice Award
2016                          Tim Olsen Drawing Award, Finalist
2015                          Kedumba Drawing Award, Finalist
2014                          Fishers Ghost, Drawing/Printmaking Award. Finalist
2013                          Winsor & Newton Emerging Art Prize. Highly Commended Award


2019                          Bilpin International Ground for Creative Initiatives (BigCi), Australia