Colour is my daylong obsession, joy, and torment.

Claude Monet

Geoffrey Wake

Solo Exhibitions
1969 Rhode Gallery Perth
1971 Skinner Gallery Perth
1973 Skinner Gallery Perth
1975 Skinner Gallery Perth
1977 Gallery 350 Perth
1978 Fremantle Arts Centre Fremantle
1981 Review & Solo Show Fremantle
1985 Quentin Gallery Perth
1988 Greenhill Gallery Perth
1990 Editions South Bank Gallery Melbourne, Victoria
1990 Greenhill Gallery Perth
2013 PSAS Fremantle, Titled ‘Flight’ Perth Fringe World Festival
2017 Gallows Gallery Perth

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Awards
Power Bequest, University of Sydney 1973-1974
Residency, Cite Internationale des Arts in Paris, France
Australian Arts Council Grant 1974
Canning Art Prize (Winner – Painting) 1975
Katanning Drawing Prize Winner 1981
Mandjar Corporate Art Prize (Painting) 2007
Cossack Art Prize (Abstract Painting – Winner) 2007
Minnawarra Art Award – High Commendation 2010
Minnawarra Category Winner
Metropolitan Redevelopmennt Authority Prize 2010

Collections
Art Gallery of Western Australia
Queen Elizabeth Medical Centre
Curtin University
City of Fremantle
University of Western Australia
Skinner Collection
Carnegie Collection
Other private collections

Publications
Survey of West Australian Art from 1696, by Arthur Spartalis 2008
Closet Circus Horn Collection Fremantle Press 2008
Art and Australia, Vol.27 p385 1990
The R&I Bank Australian Art Collection Barbarah Chapman 1988
Contemporary WA Artists & Printmakers Murray Mason Fremantle Press 1979
Art and Australia, Vol.2 Murray Mason The Skinner Collection

Select Commissions
Joseph Charles Learmonth Duffy
National Bank
Sheraton Hotel
Woodside Petroleum
BHP
Barclays Bank
Kalimantan Gold
Robert Hodges Pty Ltd
Alexander Metherall Pty Ltd
Multiplex Pty Ltd
Coles Myer
Araluen Country Club
Murdoch University
Duxton Hotel
Qantas
The Vines Japanese Resort
Omegatrend
AIDC
ANZOIL NL
ANZ McCaughan
Ministry of Health

Joint Exhibitions
1996 Extending the Envelope Moores Building Fremantle
1997 Rites of Passage Moores Building Fremantle
2001 Gateways Gadfly Gallery Perth
2002 Earthways and Waterways Gadfly Gallery Perth
2003 New Paintings Gadfly Gallery Perth
2004 Neo-Revelations Gadfly Gallery Perth
2006 Four Painters Elements Gallery Perth
2006 Four Painters Mahoneys Gallery Melbourne
2007 Four Painters Elements Gallery Perth
2009 Symbiosis Gadfly Gallery Perth
2011 Beasts and Beauties Elements Gallery Perth
2014 Dark Light Neon Installation, PS Fremantle
2018 Landscape but not landscape Jahroc Gallery Margaret River

Group Exhibitions
1970 Invitation Exhibition: West Australian Institute of Technology Perth
1973 Invitation to Exhibit: Sir William Angliss Art Award Melbourne
1974 West Australian Artists: Art Gallery of Western Australia Perth
1980 Five West Australians, UWA Perth
1981 Group Show Barry Stern Sydney
1983 Group Show Holdsworthy Sydney
The WAIT Collection Perth
Art Gallery of WA Perth
Landscapes in Watercolour, FAC Fremantle
Invitation Wesley Watercolour Show Perth
China Exhibition Perth and China
1988 Matilda Bay Exhibition Perth
Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital Exhibition Perth
Editions Galleries Melbourne
Matilda Bay Show Perth
1988-89Guide Dogs for the Blind Exhibition Perth
1989 Matilda Bay Show Perth
New Works Greenhill Gallery Perth
Mandorla Art Prize Perth
ACAF 2 Art Fair Melbourne Victoria
Spheres of Influence, Claremont School of Art Perth
Inaugural Exhibition of Works at Allegretta Studios Fremantle
Anniversary Exhibition, Gallery of Fine Art Perth
1995 The Docks Invitation Art Award, Fremantle Festival Fremantle
1995 The Stein Collection, Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery Perth
A gift to the University of Western Australia
1995 Five Art, Allegretta Artists’ Studios Fremantle
1996 Invitation to Exhibit: Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital Perth
2000 Finalist Mandorla Religious Prize Fremantle
2005 Affordable Art Fair Melbourne
2007 Mandjar Art Show Mandurah
2011 Mandorla Finalist Fremantle
2011 Tom Collins Bequest UWA Perth
2013 Bunbury Biennale Bunbury
2013&14 Homeless Auction Fremantle
2013 Auction: Artists for Kids Culture Melbourne
2015&16 Mandjar Art Show Mandurah

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