87 Ridgeway Ave, QLD Southport 4215
PHONE: 07 5532 7170

87 Ridgeway Ave, 
Southport 4215 QLD
PHONE: 07 5532 7170

Simon Roots

Individual Exhibitions
2022 | Take Two – Joint Exhibition with Donna Malone, Lorraine Pilgrim Gallery, Southport, – QLD
2017 | Mutable – Solo Exhibition, Lorraine Pilgrim Gallery, Southport, – QLD
2015 | Roadworks – Solo Exhibition, Lorraine Pilgrim Gallery, Southport, – QLD
2013 | Monday Lunchtime – with Dave Smith – Lorraine Pilgrim Gallery – Southport – QLD
2010 | Quotidian Unquote – Solo Exhibition, Lorraine Pilgrim at Nyst Gallery, Gold Coast, – QLD
2007 | Disparate Measures – Solo Exhibition, The Art Factory Gallery, West End, – QLD
Group Exhibitions
2024 | Absent – Group Exhibition, Vacant Assembly, West End, – QLD
2023 | Echo – Group Exhibition, Side Gallery – Red Hill, – QLD
2023 | Summer Salon – Group Exhibition, Lorraine Pilgrim Gallery – Southport, QLD
2022 | Block Show – Group Exhibition, Vacant Assembly, West End, – QLD
2022 | Noir Press – Residency and Group Exhibition, Vacant Assembly, West End, – QLD
2022 | Summer Salon – Group Exhibition, Lorraine Pilgrim Gallery – Southport, – QLD
2021 | Tacit – Group Exhibition, Side Gallery – Red Hill, – QLD
2021 | Summer Salon – Group Exhibition, Lorraine Pilgrim Gallery – Southport – QLD
2021 | Unfold – Group Exhibition, Vacant Assembly, West End – QLD
2021 | All Eyes on the Arts – Group Exhibition, Lorraine Pilgrim Gallery – Southport, – QLD
2020 | Art Knows No Borders – Group Exhibition, Lorraine Pilgrim at M Arts – Murwillumbah – NSW
2019 | Materialised – Group Exhibition, Vacant Assembly, West End, – QLD
2019 | Monster Creative – Group Exhibition, Vacant Assembly, West End, QLD
2019 | La Morte Gris – Joint Exhibition, Jess Blak Gallery Space – Fortitude Valley, QLD
2019 | The Summer Exhibition – Group Exhibition, Lorraine Pilgrim Gallery – Southport, – QLD
2018 | The Summer Exhibition – Group Exhibition, Lorraine Pilgrim Gallery – Southport – QLD
2017 | Arcadia – Group Exhibition, Lorraine Pilgrim Gallery – Southport – QLD
2016 | Disrupt – Print Culture – Group Exhibition, Jugglers Artspace – Fortitude Valley – QLD
2016 | Once Upon a Summers Eve – Group Exhibition, Lorraine Pilgrim Gallery – Southport – QLD
2015 | Summer Exhibition – Group Exhibition, Lorraine Pilgrim Gallery – Southport – QLD
2014 | Drawn 2 Detail – Group Exhibition, Lorraine Pilgrim Gallery – Southport – QLD
2014 | Cool Yule – Group Exhibition, Lorraine Pilgrim Gallery – Southport – QLD
2013 | Beauty, Truth, Grace – Group Exhibition, Lorraine Pilgrim Gallery – Southport – QLD
2013 | Once more into the fray – TAFE Group Exhibition, Pine Rivers Regional Gallery – Strathpine – QLD
2013 | You Gotta Ave Art – Group Exhibition, Lorraine Pilgrim Gallery – Southport – QLD
2013 | Good Sports – Group Exhibition, Lorraine Pilgrim + Ord Minnett Gallery, Gold Coast – QLD
2012 | Christmas Bash – Group Exhibition, Lorraine Pilgrim Gallery – Southport – QLD
2012 | The Affordable Art Fair Brussels with Retrospect Galleries – Brussels – BELGIUM
2012 | The Magic Of Racing – Retrospect Galleries – Broadbeach – QLD
2011 | Petits Travaux – Retrospect Galleries – Broadbeach – QLD
2011 | Hidden Worlds – Retrospect Galleries – Broadbeach – QLD
2011 | Drawn Forth – Retrospect Galleries – Broadbeach – QLD
2011 | Fusion – Group Exhibition, Retrospect Galleries + Lorraine Pilgrim, Broadbeach- QLD
2010 | Pathways to collecting – Group Exhibition, Lorraine Pilgrim + Ord Minnett Gallery, Gold Coast – QLD
2010 | Inanimate – Group Exhibition, Lorraine Pilgrim + Nyst Gallery, Gold Coast – QLD
2010 | The Curious Collector – Group Exhibition, Project Gallery, QCA, Brisbane – QLD
2010 | Art on Level 7 – Group Exhibition, Lorraine Pilgrim + Ord Minnett Gallery, Gold Coast – QLD
2009 | The Fourth Estate – Group Exhibition, Lorraine Pilgrim + Nyst Gallery, Gold Coast – QLD
2009 | Innocence Captured – Group Exhibition, Lorraine Pilgrim + Nyst Gallery, Gold Coast – QLD
2008 | If you can’t stand the Heat… – Group Exhibition, Lorraine Pilgrim + Nyst Gallery, Gold Coast – QLD
2008 | 22 of the Best – Group Exhibition, Lorraine Pilgrim + Nyst Gallery, Gold Coast – QLD
2008 | Official Opening – Group Exhibition, Arthouse Gallery, West End – QLD
2007 | Reverentia – Group Exhibition, Lorraine Pilgrim at DEKA, Brisbane – QLD
Education
2017 | Language, Literacy and Numeracy – TAELLN411 – Rose Training Australia
2015 | Certificate IV in Training and Assessment – TAE40110 – Brisbane North Institute of TAFE
2008 | Certificate IV in Training and Assessment – Brisbane North Institute of TAFE
2006 | Bachelor of Fine Arts – Queensland College of Art, Griffith University
2003 | Public Art Short Course Bremer TAFE / Artworkers Alliance
2003 | Diploma of Visual Arts (Painting). – Brisbane Institute of TAFE
2002 | Certificate IV in Visual Arts – Brisbane Institute of TAFE
Awards
2015 | Moreton Bay Region Art Awards – Selected Finalist
2014 | Stanthorpe Art Prize – Selected Finalist, Stanthorpe Regional Art Gallery
2012 | Moreton Bay Region Art Awards – Merit Award
2011 | Moreton Bay Region Art Awards – Selected Finalist
2010 | Belle Arti – Chapman and Bailey Art Award, Metroarts, Brisbane
2010 | Moreton Bay Region Art Awards – Selected Finalist
2009 | Crows Nest Regional Art Gallery Acquisitive Painting Prize, Selected Finalist
2009 | Artworkers Award, Selected Finalist
2008 | Launch, Clayton Utz Travelling Scholarship, Selected Finalist
2008 | Heysen Prize for Interpretation of Place, Selected Finalist, The Hahndorf Academy, South Aust
2007 | the churchie – National Emerging Art Exhibition – Selected Finalist
2006 | Griffith Award for Academic Excellence 2006, Queensland College of Art
2006 | Winner First Prize – St Joseph’s Art Festival, St Joseph’s Nudgee Boy’s College, Brisbane
2006 | Churchie Emerging Art Exhibition – Selected Finalist
2005 | Churchie Emerging Art Exhibition – Selected Finalist
2004 | Scholarship Grant, Pennsylvania Academy Of The Fine Arts, Philadelphia, USA
2004 | St Joseph’s Art Festival, St Joseph’s Nudgee Boy’s College, Brisbane
2003 | Churchie Emerging Art Exhibition – Selected Finalist
2003 | St Joseph’s Art Festival, St Joseph’s Nudgee Boy’s College, Brisbane