2017

Other-

  • Opened Palmwoods Gallery – Closed Eumundi Gallery
  • Entered Tom Malone Art Award

Exhibitions-

  • “Primal Force” Exhibition
  • “Sculpture on the Edge” Exhibition

Editorials-

  • Featured Artist Hinterland Times

2016

Other-

  • Opened Palmwoods Gallery – Closed Eumundi Gallery

Exhibitions-

  • “Scyphozoa” Exhibition
  • “Sculpture on the Edge” Exhibition – Highly recommended

Awards-

  • Eumundi Arts & Cultural - Australia Day Award.
  • Finalist Kirra Illuminated Glass Award 2016

Editorials-

  • Featured Artist Eumundi Green
  • Featured Artist Hinterland Times

Collectors-

  • Dick Murray
  • William Bor
  • John Pike

 2015

Exhibitions-

  • “25yrs in Glass” Exhibition

Editorials-

  • Front Page & Editorial Hinterland Times Sunshine Coast
  • Editorial Sunshine Coast Daily
  • Article Noosa Style Magazine
  • Article NZ Kitchen & Bathrooms Quarterly

Collectors-

  • Linda Brady
  • Vera Davie
  • Mike Crawford
  • Bailey
  • Chris Mcintyre NZ
  • Sandy Harvey USA
  • K & S Haigh
  • Geoff Fary
  • Phillip Treloar

 2014

Exhibitions-

  • Mansfield Art Glass Exposition - Palm Lakes - August
  • Flair Exhibition – Ausglass – Perth – July
  • “25 Years in Glass” Exhibition – Eumundi – December
  • “On the Edge” Illume Creations – Blackall Range

Collectors –

  • Chris Horley
  • Di & Keith Fomiatti
  • David Jones
  • Kingsley & Sharan Paull
  • Elias & Jana Juanas
  • Joe Monaco
  • Ric & Emma DeRuiter
  • Denis Watt (Aust)
  • Craig Johnson
  • Iain Selkirk

Other-

  • Trophy – Swimming Memorial
  • Twin Seahorses – P. Zandi
  • Sunrise
  • Michelle Britton
  • Wowan
  • New outlet – Central Jewellers - Toowomba

Editorials-

  • Front page Hinterland Times with article
  • Sunshine Coast Daily
  • Salt Magazine

 2013

Exhibitions –

  • Ensemble Exhibition – Ausglass members – Wagga Art Gallery – Feb / April 2013.
  • Queensland Resources Council - Women in Resources Awards 2013
  • Harbourside Gallery Tewantin – Sept
  • Cornucopia Exhibition – Eumundi - December

Collectors –

  • Brian Hill (Colorado USA)
  • Hostinec Modra Hvezda (Boleslavska – Czech Republic)

Research & Development –

  • Toured Europe and visited the following Galleries and Studios
  • Leipzig
  • Museum der Bildenden - Kunste Leipzig
  • Glasmanufaktur – Dalmsdorf - wwwglasmanufaktur – dalmsdorfide – Warnemuende
  • Museum Furglaskunst - Lauscha
  • Flakon Glasmuseum - AM Rennsteig in Kleintettau
  • “Glaszentrum” 24-28th February - Lauscha
  • Europaisches Museum Fur - Modernes Glass – Coburg
  • Riedel Glasskufstein – Austria
  • Borosi Von Schwarzmuller Glass - Egerlamdstr
  • Andreas Boehm Glass - Lauscha

 2012

Editorials –

  • Sunshine Coast Daily - Noosa Journal – Noosa News
  • Hinterland Times - Range News - Channel 7 - Great Escape

Exhibitions –

  • Guns n Roses Exhibition launching "Enchantment" Series
  • Exhibition launching Blue Lagoon Series
  • Exhibition “Tribal Collaborations” including latest work with indigenous artist, Nuuna called “Women’s Business”
  • “Fragility in a Glass World” Exhibition – Art Vision Mansfield Victoria
  • “Brisbane Rotary Art Spectacular 2012” – Riverside Centre – Brisbane Qld

Commissions –

  • Queensland Resources Council - Women in Resources Awards
  • Scent Bottle-Urn for funeral of King George Tupou V of Tonga
  • Trophy for Wearable Art Winner—Australian Body Art Carnivale 2012
  • Moira Gabriel – Fab Bowl
  • Banz Kofi Fektori Ltd – Papua New Guina – 4 Sunrise Vases
  • Bev Thomas-Beatty - Dreamweaver Glass & Iron for ashes
  • Tony & Peg Waldron – Murano Water Dragon Replacement
  • Dr Raymond Huntley Qld – Sunrise Vase & Wall Totem
  • Daphne Dawson – Pink Fab Bowl – Sydney NSW
  • Kim & Jane Penglase – Wall Mounted Totem in Outback Series
  • Greg Appleby – Great Barrier Reef Bookends.

Other –

  • Received Australia Day Award Nomination in Arts
  • New Outlet in Brisbane - The Shiel Collection
  • New Outlet in New Zealand – Just Imagine Gallery, Russell, Bay of Islands
  • Attended Lino Tagliapietra Symposium and workshops at the Canberra Glassworks. Lino is a Murano Master.

2011

Editorials

  • Profile Magazine
  • Noosa News
  • Sunday Mail - Memorial Orbs

Exhibitions-

  • Illume Creations Montville - Sundusk Series
  • Breathing Colours Gallery - Balmain NSW

Commissions-

  • Boehringer Ingetheim - 3 Glass Platters – Germany
  • Lend Lease - Rainbow Serpent Shield – Japan
  • Kingsley & Sharan Paull - Sealife Vase – Brisbane.

Other –

  • Launched new series "Sundusk"
  • Launched new series "Atlantean"
  • Joined Montville Art Trail
  • Launched new series "Wirrawongs" with indigenous artist William Chambers
  • Received Australia Day Award in Arts
  • Started blowing at new studio in Noosa
  • Masked Gallery Walk 2011
  • Closed Gallery at 106 Memorial Drive
  • Relocated Gallery to centre of Eumundi at 93 Memorial Drive

 2010

Editorials

  • Noosa News (April)
  • Sunshine Coast Daily (June) – Article on the imminent closure of the Sunshine Coast Hot Glass Studio.
  • Channel 7 Sunshine Coast - Interviewed and filmed blowing Sealife Pods – News
  • Item on the imminent closure of the Sunshine Coast Hot Glass Studio

 

Collaborations-

  • Sealife Series with Wolfgang Engel.

Collectors-

  • Patricia Tyers (Aust)
  • Josefin Bodell (Sweden)
  • Richard H Smith (USA)
  • Sherri Williamson (British West Indies)
  • Kingsley & Sharan Paull (Aust)

Commissions –

  • Phoenix Memorials (Qld) - Ashes embedded in glass ball.
  • Kingsley & Sharan Paull (Aust)

Donations –

  • Black Opal Vase for Helicopter Rescue Auction Value $3500
  • Glass Didgeridoo for "Give me 5 for kids" Daniel Morcombe Fund Raised $7000.
  • Donated Enchanted Forest Vase to Morcombe Family in memory of Daniel

Other-

  • Judge for Australian Body Art Carnivale 2010
  • Masked Gallery Walk 2010

2009

  • February – Expansion of The Tina Cooper gallery – New exhibition space, now boasting over 310sq metres
  • April - Launch Eumundi Gallery Trail
  • Melt Exhibition – Introducing Indigenous Artist Sue McPherson to Hot glass
  • 12th April – 1st July 2009

 

Editorials – Noosa News

  • Sunshine Coast daily
  • Eumundi Green
  • Melbourne Age
  • Profile Magazine – Double spread editorial
  • Noosa Style Magazine
  • Hervey Bay
  • Chanel 7

 

Exhibitions

  • Red Desert Dreaming – World Trade Centre, Melbourne
  • Metier – Japan
  • Spirit of Down Under – The Rocks Sydney
  • Territory Colours – Darwin
  • Richardson Hotel – Perth
  • Visual Sensations - Yandina
  • New Series –
  • Sea swirl
  • Melt ‘Sisters united in Glass‘
  • FAB series
  • Enchanted Forest – Bee Series
  • Seed Pods – Including wood artist – Roger Chadwick
  • Pebble Creek
  • Jam Factory Adelaide ‘Drinking Vessels’
  • Veronica George -Melbourne ‘The Bold and the Beautiful’

 

Collaborations -

Melt –

  • Tina Cooper- Hot Glass Artist
  • Sue McPherson – Glass - Engraving - Canvas
  • Tom Squire- Iron
  • Roger Chadwick- Wood
  • Lisa Delenoue – Lamp work
  • Katherine Cooke- Lamp work
  • Gary Lisle- Lamp work

 

Commissions –

  • Ramada Resort - Hervey Bay
  • Sea life Foyer Instillations – Giant glass Jellyfish & Floating ceiling
  • Brian and Vanessa Stokes
  • Gary and Maree Llyle
  • Kevin and Jenny Winwood

 

 

Fundraising

  • Give me 5 for kids- auction of glass didgeridoo / misc raised $5,350
  • Energex auction - Black opal piece worth $2,500

 2008

Exhibitions

  • Launched The Primordial Series
  • The Out Back Sunset Series
  • The Maleny Wood workers Festival
  • The Cooper Gallery – Hastings Street Noosa
  • Naidoc Week July 2008
  • Veronica George Gallery, Victoria, August 2008-05-17
  • Liberty Museum, Philadelphia State, USA
  • Just Imagine Gallery Russell NZ December 2008
  • Winner Eumundi Business Awards Oct 2008 – ‘Best Product and Service’
  • Commission
  • Sonia Parker – Give me 5 for Kids Charity Event
  • Penny Farthing Hotel - Montville

 2007

Exhibitions

  • Opened The Tina Cooper Art and Glass Gallery Eumundi
  • 250 Sq metre of gallery space at 106 Memorial Drive. Showcasing the largest range of her own work along side local contemporary and indigenous artists work.
  • Guest Artist at Sydney Botanical Gardens
  • Art Exhibition Dec 2007
  • Parliament House, Lisa Friend launched Tribal Tribute Series. Headed by Indigenous artist Nuna.

New Galleries

  • Classic Décor, Adelaide
  • Gallery Beneath Maroochydore
  • David Heart Exhibition

Editorials

  • Style Magazine, Noosa News
  • Sunshine Coast Daily
  • Range News
  • Montville Times
  • Hinterland News
  • Local Times 7 Local News and the Weekender
  • Launched New Glass Series
  • Solar Flare Series
  • Zulu and Deep Forest Series

Collaborations / Sculptures

  • The Brolga by Tina Cooper Glass, Rodger Chadwick wood artisan,
  • Tom Squire iron work, Peter Mulcahy indigenous artist
  • The Trinity Phoenix and Gecko’s Cave by Roger Chadwick and Tom Squire
  • Work Adorned by Gary Lisle lamp work and glass artist

 

2006

  • Europe - Spain - Barcelona - Hotel Torre Catalunya Oct-Nov 2006 Australian and New Zealand Gastronomy month officially opened and endorsed by both Countries Ambassadors.
  • Europe - Switzerland - Burgdorf 14 Oct 2006 to 20 Feb 2007 Select pieces on display at Glass Inspiration Gallery.
  • Europe - Hungary - Budapest - Red Earth Galeria 16 Oct 2006 Permanent display and Official European Headquarters for Tina Cooper Glass

Charity Auction –

  • S.A. - Philadelphia - National Liberty Museum 7Oct 2006 Annual Charity Auction - donated Tribal Tribute, purchased on the night.

New Galleries-

  • Kuranda - Australis Art Gallery - Large quantity of work purchased by Mr.John Collingwood for the Galleries Indigenous Theme.

Commissions-

  • Collection of 8 Enchanted Forest Series by Lela Brochmann for Tongan Marriage Urns.
  • West Australia – Perth 4 Tribal Tributes for the front foyer of Joe Oxley's - Richardson Hotel.

Exhibitions-

  • Queensland - Noosa Heads - David Hart Gallery and launch of new Tribal Tribute "Scent Bottles and Urns" November 2006.
  • New South Wales - Murwillumbah - Escape Gallery

Editorials-

  • Montville Times, Sunshine Coast Daily , Sunshine Coast Weekender.

 2005

Conference-

  • A.S. and OZ Glass - Adelaide - Workshop with Dick Marquis and Nick Mount

Commissions-.

  • and Mrs.David & Sue Armour,QLD - Sunrise Series.
  • Susan Baranyia,New Zealand - Tribal & Sea Life Series.
  • Tim Drinnon,California - Sea Life Series.
  • Allison Hansen,NSW - Sunrise Series.

Exhibitions-

  • Illume Creations,Montville,Qld. -" Unearthed"-Tribal Tribute - 2nd. edition - featuring Wood Artist - Roger Chadwick,Metal Artist - Graeme Higgins. Bead Artist - Gary Lisle,Indigenous Painter - Peter Mulchay. Glass Blowing Team – Tina Cooper, Matt Quirk ,Jonathon Westacott & Greg Royer.
  • Glass Didgeridoo for Adrian Ross - Indigenous Didgeridoo player who has opened the Paralympics.T.V coverage on "7" & "Win 9" Sunshine Coast on its creation.Exhibition.
  • Dennis Hunter - Art Entrepreneur - 65 unique pieces from entire series to tour - Spain in 2006.
  • Escape Gallery – Newly established Art Gallery in Murwillumbah, NSW, Australia for Exhibition in 2006.

Editorials-

  • Front page of the Nambour Chronicle. Sunshine Coast Daily. The Range News. The Weekender & Coast Magazine.

 2004

  • Exhibition – Palazzo Versace – Gold Coast – Soul Essence – Guest:- The Prince of Dubai
  • Exhibition – David Hart Gallery – Noosa Heads QLD
  • Exhibition Gallery 6 – Mona Vale – NSW
  • Commission – Betty Byrne-Ford – 2 Enchanted Forest
  • Collector – Mr Carlson – Canada – 2 Sea Life and Soul Essence
  • Editorial and Front Cover of Weekender Noosa
  • Collector – GJ Rathgeber – Canada – Sea Life and Soul Essence
  • International Outlet – Kela’s Gallery – Hawaii USA
  • Studio – Sunshine Hot Glass – Yandina, Queensland
  • Collector – Tony & Margaret Williams – England – Sea Life
  • Exhibition Makers Mark – Sydney & Melbourne
  • Noosa Regional Gallery – Elemental II Exhibition – November
  • Launch of “Sunrise” Series

 2003

  • Gallery – Shed 5 – International Gallery, Maleny – Opened
  • Collector – Peter Buckley – Auckland – Sealife
  • Collector – E M Polter – Adelaide – Sealife
  • Exhibition – Aarwun Gallery , Canberra
  • Exhibition – Abused Child Trust – Freestyle Tout – Rosalie, Brisbane
  • Commission – Bank of Queensland Awards
  • Collector – Gail Cleary – South Frankston - Sealife
  • Collector – Mr & Mrs G Appleby – Brisbane – 11 Sealife

2002

  • Commission – Sheraton Noosa Resort – Sealife installation
  • Selected Works – bought for CHOGM Delegates – Hyatt Regency, Coolum Beach
  • Collector – Mrs D Widsasa – Singapore – Sealife
  • Collector – Dr Siegfried Genz – Germany – Sealife
  • Collector – Mr Ahmed Al Twallry – Saudi Arabia – Sealife Collector – Ms Marina Takigawa Sappord – Outback & Enchanted Forest
  • Aarwun Gallery – Canberra – Robert Stephens
  • International Expo of SOFA (Sculpture Objects & Functional Art) – Chicago, Represented by Raglan Gallery – Sydney

 2001

  • Oz Glass Launched in Sydney
  • International Exhibition – sponsored by Raglan Gallery to represent Australia in SOFA, Chicago, USA
  • Collector – Takeshi Inado – Japan (12 pieces)
  • Collectors – Mr & Mrs Dawson – UK – Large Sealife
  • Collector – Mr Monelle – USA – Sealife
  • Collector – Mr VG Chad – New Zealand – Sealife
  • Collector – K Conaghan – Queensland – Outback & Sealife
  • Collector – J Junee – New South Wales – Sealife
  • Exhibition – Palazzo Versace – Gold Coast – Soul Essence 3 Forms
  • Exhibition – David Hart Gallery – Noosa
  • Exhibition Gallery 6 – Mona Vale – NSW

 2000

  • Awarded The Craft Mark of Excellence
  • The Original Aboriginal Art Co Tribal Tribute Collection
  • Craft Mark – David Jones Olympic Exhibition – Sydney 2000
  • Selected for National Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Heritage and Reconciliation Art Portfolio Exhibition – Canberra
  • Attended – Craft Studio – Fox Studios, Sydney

 1999

  • Exhibition – Glass Canvas Gallery – Florida, USA – “Glass Down Under”
  • A.S. Conference Expo / Studio Tour – Florida, USA
  • A.S. Technical Display – Tampa, Florida, USA
  • Workshop – G.A.S. Hot Glass with Pino Signoretti, Venetian Master
  • 1st Prize – Maroochy Arts Festival – Glass Art Award
  • Highly Commended – Caloundra Arts Festival – Art Glass Award
  • Export – Hand painted Glass Sculpture – sold in Switzerland, painted by Indigenous Artist – Nuuna

 1998

  • Awarded Professional Development Grant
  • Worked from – Chuck Simpson’s Vesta Hot Glass – Eumundi
  • Workshop – William Morris (USA) – Auckland, NZ
  • Workshop – Richard Clements (TAS) – QGAA Winter School
  • Guest Artist – at the Opening of the Tanks Art Centre – Cairns
  • Export – Glass Canvas Gallery
  • Florida, USA
  • Research & Development – Langkawi Crystal – Malaysia
  • Worked from – Lucas Salton Studio and Greg Royer’s Celestial Glass
  • Editorial – Expressions (July) – Sunshine Coast Sunday
  • Attended – Caloundra Arts Festival

 1997

  • Exhibition – Gary Meyers Studio – Maleny – “Touch Me I Feel You”
  • Workshop – Hot Glass with Jane Cowey – QGAA Winter School
  • 1st Prize – Caloundra Arts Festival – Art Glass Award
  • Editorial – Expressions (Dec) – Sunshine Coast Sunday
  • Commission – Peter Hackworth – for New York Latin Restaurant
  • Collector – Mr J Pierce – NSW (2 pcs)

 1996

  • Attended – Australian Glass Conference – Canberra
  • Martini Partnership Ended
  • Tina Cooper Art Collection Launched!
  • Group Exhibition - Pottery Association Gallery – Brisbane
  • Editorial – Expressions (July) – Sunshine Coast Sunday
  • Attended – Caloundra Arts Festival

1995

  • Group Exhibition – Australian Fine Craft Design Gallery
  • Exhibition – Mary Marks Gallery – Brisbane
  • Attended – Glass in Australia – Meat Market Craft Centre
  • Workshop – Hot Glass with Ruth King (USA) – Canberra

1994

  • Attended – Caloundra Arts Festival
  • Exhibition Distel Fink Gallery – Melbourne, “Waves of Time’
  • Exhibition – Ocean Gallery – Gold Coast
  • Editorial Gold Coast Bulletin
  • Workshop – Hot Glass with Dante Marioni and Dick Marquis (USA

1993

  • Attended – Caloundra Arts Festival
  • Exhibition – Ritual Cup – Sydney

1992

  • 1st Prize – Maroochy Art Show – for Sunset Series
  • Attended – Craft Show Sydney
  • Exhibition – Distel Fink Gallery – Melbourne, “Beyond the Realms of Now’

1991

  • Tour of UK for Research & Development, visiting 3 studios, Langham, Isle of Wight, Adrian Sankey
  • Attended – National Art Show – Brisbane
  • Exhibition – Distel Fink Gallery – Melbourne, as part of Martini Glass
  • Exhibition – Margaret Williams Memorial – Toowoomba

1990

  • Glass blower traineeship with Mark Galton
  • Exhibition – Peachester – “Earth and Sea Let it Be”
  • Attended – E O De Vere Art Show, Multi Media – Maroochydore