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


2nd Prize (Acquisitive) 


Artscape Gallery 

Wynyard Tasmania

National Capital Art Prize 2021

Federation Square, Nicholls

Canberra ACT

Public Art Project at the Hive

Central Coast Council Cultural Precinct, Ulverstone Tasmania 2021

Highly Commended Entry

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, Sydney NSW  2020-21

The Henry Jones Art Prize

Hobart Tasmania 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


From November 2021 - The Hive, Main Road Ulverstone Tasmania                       


October 2021  UNDERCURRENT 2021, Artscape Gallery Wynyard, Tasmania

October-November 2021  Minds do Matter 2021, Devonport Regional Gallery, Tasmania

October-November  2021  TASART 2021, Studio 2 Eleven, 211 Mount Street Burnie Tasmania

October-November 2021  Artist in Residence Trail Tasmania Exhibition, Deloraine Tasmania

October-November 2021  National Capital Art Prize, Federation Square, O'Hanlon Place, Nicholls, Canberra, ACT  

November 2021 Opening   Public Art Project at the HiveCentral Coast Council Cultural Precinct, Ulverstone Tas

November 2021  ArtEx 2021, Ulverstone Civic Centre, Tasmania

November-December 2021  Boxed In 2021, Deloraine Creative Studios, 59-61 Emu Bay Rd Deloraine Tasmania

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

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

2020 - 2022  taypani milaythina-tu project (returning to Country), Tasmanian Museum & Art Gallery, Hobart Tas

2022 TBA -First Space Gallery, Sawtooth ARI,  58 Lindsay St, Invermay Launceston 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, Ravenswood School for Girls, Sydney NSW

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