Louise Daniels

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Bachelor of Contemporary Arts with Honours 

2019 University of Tasmania 

Master of Education Studies (Intercultural Communication and Education) 

1997 University of Tasmania


Collie Art Prize 2023

Collie Art Gallery

Western Australia

Jacaranda Acquisitive Drawing Award 2022

Grafton Regional Gallery

Fitzroy Street, Grafton NSW

National Capital Art Prize 2022  

Canberra ACT 

Women's Art Prize Tasmania 2022,  Launceston, Devonport and Hobart Tasmania

Ravenswood Australian Women's Art Prize 2022


Ravenswood School for Girls, Sydney NSW

Koori Mail Indigenous Art Award 2021


Lismore Regional Gallery NSW

National Shoebox Sculpture Exhibition 2021, Sculpture Tasmania, Deloraine Tasmania

National Capital Art Prize 2021

Aarwun Gallery Canberra ACT


Artscape Gallery 

Wynyard Tasmania

2nd Prize (Acquisitive) 

Public Art Project at the Hive

Central Coast Council Cultural Precinct, Ulverstone Tasmania 2021

Ravenswood Australian Women's Art Prize 2021


Ravenswood School for Girls Sydney NSW 

tidal.20, Devonport Regional Gallery, Tasmania 2020/21

Ravenswood Australian Women's Art Prize 2020

Ravenswood School for Girls Sydney NSW 

The Henry Jones Art Prize

Hobart Tasmania 

2021, 2019 and 2018

King & Wood Mallesons Award

Contemporary ATSI Art Prize

NSW Parliament House 2018

Public art commission for the 

Oral Health Services Clinic in Ulverstone under the Tasmanian Govt Corporate Art Scheme 2017

33rd Telstra National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Award

Museum & Art Gallery of the Northern Territory  Darwin  2016

SHE 2015 Walker St Gallery Dandenong Victoria 

Winner Burrinja Prize 2015

Glover Prize 2014 Evandale Tasmania 2014

Material Girl 2011 and 2010


  • Leven Regional Arts Inc Tas
  • North West Art Circle Tas
  • Sclupture Tasmania
  • Arscape Wynyard Tasmania
  • National Association for the           Visual Arts (NAVA) 
  • Tasmanian NW Cancer Centre       Artwork Selection Committee         2013-14


HIVE, Ulverstone Cultural Precinct, Main Road Ulverstone Tasmania                       


03 Mar - 30 April - Collie Art Prize 2023, Collie Art Gallery, Western Australia

25 Mar - 29 April 2023 - North West Art Circle Annual Exhibition, Devonport Regional Gallery Tasmania

01 Oct - 07 May 2023 - taypani milaythina-tu project, Tasmanian Museum & Art Gallery, Hobart Tasmania 

2022 Sep - mid 2024 - Jacaranda Acquisitive Drawing Award, Grafton Regional Gallery, NSW, then touring to 2024

November 2021-ongoing - Permanent Installation, SWARM Public Art Project at the HIVEUlverstone Tasmania


Feb - Mar 2023 - TERMSDevonport Regional Art Gallery Tasmania.  I was co-curator and an exhibitor.

Aug - Nov 2022 - SOLO, Rialto Gallery Restaurant, 46 Wilmot Street, Burnie Tasmania

Oct 2022 - ArtEx, Ulverstone Civic Centre Tasmania

May-Oct 2022 -  Women's Art Prize Tasmania, Launceston, Devonport and Hobart Tasmania

Sep - Oct 2022 -  National Capital Art Prize, Fitters’ Workshop, Printers Way, Kingston ACT 2604

May 2022 - Ravenswood Australian Women's Art Prize, Highly Commended, Ravenswood School for Girls, Sydney

March-May 2022 - HearthSolo Exhibition, First Space Gallery  Sawtooth ARI, Launceston Tasmania

Dec 2021 - Jan 2022  Koori Mail Indigenous Art Award 2021, Highly Commended, Lismore Regional Gallery, NSW

November-December 2021  The Henry Jones Art Prize, The Henry Jones Hotel, Hobart Tasmania

November-December 2021 - National Shoebox Sculpture Exhibition by Sculpture Tasmania, Deloraine Tasmania

October-November 2021 - National Capital Art Prize, Aarwun Gallery, Canberra, ACT

October 2021  UNDERCURRENT 2021, Acquisitive Prize,  Artscape Gallery Wynyard, Tasmania

Sept - October 2021 - Ross Tin Can Sculpture Show, Thistle Inn Stable Gallery, Ross Tasmania

July - August 2021 - North West Art Circle Annual Exhibition, Devonport Regional Art Gallery, Tasmania

May 2021 - Ravenswood Australian Women's Art Prize, Highly Commended, Ravenswood School for Girls, Sydney

Feb - Mar 2021-  Involvement: Showcasing Artists Working in Regional Tasmania, RANT Gallery Devonport Tas

Dec 2020 - Jan 2021 - Tidal.20Devonport Regional Gallery, paranaple centre, Devonport Tasmania

Nov -  Dec 2020 - Ravenswood Australian Women's Art Prize, Ravenswood School for Girls, Sydney NSW

March - April  2020 - North West Art Circle Annual Exhibition Devonport Regional Art Gallery 

December 2019 - Solo Exhibition Penguin Creek Gallery , Penguin Tasmania

Nov - Dec 2019 -  The Henry Jones Art Prize  The Henry Jones Art Hotel Hobart Tasmania

November 2019 - GRAD SHOW Academy Gallery, School of Contemporary Arts & Media, UTAS Inveresk Tasmania

November 2019 - ArtEx 2019 Ulverstone Civic Centre Tasmania

Feb - March 2019 - North West Art Circle Annual Exhibition Devonport Regional Gallery Tasmania

Dec 2018 - Jan 2019 - Nectar Nolan Gallery Salamanca Place Hobart Tasmania

November 2018 - ArtEx 2018 Ulverstone Civic Centre Tasmania

November 2018 -  The Henry Jones Art Prize  The Henry Jones Art Hotel Hobart Tasmania

Sept - Oct  2018 - TasArt  Burnie Regional Art Gallery Tasmania 

September 2018 -  King & Wood Mallesons Award Contemporary ATSI Art Prize NSW Parliament House

Jun-Jul 2018 - XX, Selected Artists, Nolan Gallery Salamanca Place Hobart.  By and about women. Dark Mofo event

Sept - Oct 2017 - TasArt 2017, Feature Artist - Small Sculpture, Burnie Regional Art Gallery, Tasmania

July 2017 - Camberwell Art Show 2017, Swinburne University, Hawthorn Victoria  

June 2017 - Feature Artist Solo, Under the Oak, Ulverstone Tasmania

February -  April 2017 - LUSHSolo Exhibition of Landscapes, Gawler Gallery, Civic Centre Ulverstone, Tasmania

Dec 2016 - 9 x 5 Exhibition, Walker Street Gallery, Dandenong, Victoria

Nov 2016 - ArtEx 2016Gawler Gallery, Civic Centre Ulverstone Tasmania

Sept - October 2016 - TasArt 2016, Burnie Regional Art Gallery, Tasmania

Aug - Oct 2016 - 33rd Telstra National Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander AwardMuseum & Art Gallery, Darwin 

June - July 2016 - Unravelling, Solo Exhibition of Charcoal Drawings and Wire Sculpture, Burrinja Gallery, Victoria

May - June 2016 - Solo, NW Tasmanian Landscapes Solo Exhibition, Under the Oak, Reibey Street Ulverstone, Tas

Feb - Mar 2016 - Solo, NW Tasmanian Landscapes, Store & Co, 130 Macquarie St, Hobart Tasmania

February 2016 -  Solo, NW Tasmanian Landscapes, Brunswick Street Gallery, Fitzroy, Victoria

November 2015 - ArtEx 2015, Gawler Gallery, Ulverstone Civic Centre, Tasmania

Sept-Oct 2015 - I Appear Missing, Selected Artists, The Arts Factory, South Hobart, Tasmania

October 2015 - TasArt 2015, Burnie Regional Art Gallery, Tasmania

March 2015 - SHE 2015, Walker Street Gallery, Dandenong Victoria (Winner Burrinja Award)

November 2014 - ArtEx 2014, Gawler Gallery, Ulverstone Civic Centre, Tasmania, (Winner Acrylic Award)

September 2014 - Mancell TasArt 2014Burnie Regional Art Gallery, Tasmania

March 2014 - Glover Prize, Evandale Tasmania


Walter, M and Daniels, L, 'Woretemoeteryenner (c.1795–1847)', Australian Dictionary of Biography, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University

http://adb.anu.edu.au/biography/woretemoeteryenner-29701/text36773, 2019

Walter, M and Daniels, L, ‘Personalising the History Wars: Woretemoeteryenner’s Story’, International Journal of Critical Indigenous Studies, Volume 1, Number 1, 2008

Walter, M and Daniels, L, ‘Searching for the Mother: a Biography of Woretemoeteryenner: An Aboriginal Woman of Tasmania’, Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies, Canberra, 2005