Portrait of William Robinson

William Robinson

Born: 1936 in Brisbane, Queensland

Representation: Philip Bacon Gallery (Brisbane), Australian Galleries

William Robinson in studio
Year
1982-89 Teaching at Brisbane College of Advanced Education, Kelvin Grove Campus
1989 Became a full time painter
1976-82 Teaching at North Brisbane College of Advanced Education
1975 Teaching at Darling Downs Institute of Advanced Education
1970-75 Teaching at Kelvin Grove Teachers’ College, Brisbane
1963-69 Teaching at Kedron Park Teaching College, Brisbane
1957 Began teaching geometrical drawing, perspective, freehand drawing and colour study at Central Technical College, Brisbane
1955-56 Studied Central Technical College, Brisbane
1954 Studied Queensland Teachers College

Selected Awards

Year
2002 Honorary Doctorate, University of South Queensland, Toowoomba
1998 Honorary Doctorate, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane
1996 Wynne Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
1995 Archibald Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
1991-92 John McCaughey Memorial Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
1990 Wynne Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
1987 Archibald Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney