NAME: Dr Marion Manifold
LOCATION:  Victoria, Australia
TELEPHONE: +61 (03) 55 931 932
FAX: +61 (03) 55 933 018


2001 PhD Deakin University
1997 BA (Hons) Deakin University
1975 HDT (SAC) University of Melbourne

2018, 2016 & 2010 Corangamarah Award – Highly Commended
2015 South West International Women’s Day Art Prize – Winner
2013 Waterhouse Natural Science Art Award – Highly Commended
2008 Silk Cut Award – Acquisition
2007 Geelong Gallery Print Award – Acquisition
2002 Silk Cut Award – Commended by Judge, Bruno Leti
2001 Shell Fremantle Print Award – Winner
2000 Shell Fremantle Print Award – Second Prize
1999 & 1997 Rena Ellen Jones Print Award – Acquisition


2021 Botanica extincti. F Project Gallery, Warrnambool
2019 Botanica extincti. Port Jackson Press
2018 Ancestral Memories. Warrnambool Art Gallery
2017 Flowers of the Field. Port Jackson Press
2016 Flowers of the Field. Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery
2015 French Threads. Tacit Contemporary Art
2014 Le Bandicoot. Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris
2014 Marie Antoinette through the Notebook. Port Jackson Press
2013 Marie Antoinette through the Notebook. Maroondah Art Gallery
2012 Marie Antoinette through the Notebook. Ballarat Art Gallery
2012 Marie Antoinette through the Notebook. Geelong Art Gallery
2011 Marie and Rose. Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris
2008 Barbie’s Grand Tour. Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris
2007 Exquisite. Warrnambool Art Gallery
2004 Lace Trimmings. Stonington Stables, Melbourne
2004 Raby’s World. The Dolls House, Melbourne
2003 Of Essence and Lace Trimmings. Fremantle Arts Centre, Fremantle
2001 Sub rosa. Glen Eira City Gallery, Melbourne
2000 Sub rosa. Warrnambool Art Gallery


2023 Whereabouts. Art Gallery of Ballarat
2023 Milk Shed Studio, Wiridgil
2023 Corangamite Shire Calendar
2023 Sky. F Project, Warrnambool
2021 Trees. F Project Gallery, Warrnambool
2021 Firestation Print Studio. Australian Monoprint Prize
2020 Water. F Project Gallery, Warrnambool
2020 Lunar Time: Living Data Library
2019-20 A Stitch in Time. Hamilton Gallery
2019 Geelong Print Award
2019 Volcano. FJ Project Warrnambool
2019 Overwintering Project SW Coast. Port Campbell
2018 Over the waves. FJ Project Warrnambool
2018 Overwintering Project – travelling exhibition
2017, 2014, 2010, 2001, 2000, 1999 Fremantle Print Award
2017 Nature. Australian Print Workshop
2017 Great Authors. Queenscliff Art Gallery
2017 SW Coast – Eco & Cultural Resilience. Portland Arts Centre
2017 Editions. Tacit Contemporary Art
2016 Panoply. Metropolis Gallery, Geelong
2016 Impact. The Artery, Warrnambool
2018, 2016, 2012, 2010 Impressions. Australian Print Workshop
2016 Port Jackson Press
2016 SW Coast. Scope Galleries Warrnambool
2015 South West International Women’s Day Art Prize
2015 Editions. Tacit Contemporary Art
2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2010, 2008, 2002 Silk Cut Award
2015, 2013, 2007, 2003, 1999 Geelong Print Award
2014 Trajectories, Deakin University
2014 Scope Galleries Environmental Award
2013 Waterhouse Natural Science Art Award
2009 Banyule City Council Works on Paper Award
2006 New Social Commentaries. Warrnambool Gallery
2005 Unstrung: The Bead in Contemporary Art. La Trobe Regional Gallery
2005 Ex Libris RMIT
2005 The Female Nude. Monash Gallery of Art Travelling Exhibition
2004 Seeing Red. Maroondah Art Gallery
2004 New Social Commentaries. Warrnambool Gallery
2004 23 Port Jackson Press, & La Trobe University, Bendigo
2004, 2003, 2001 Hutchins Art Prize, Hobart
2003 International Travelling Exhibition. 1000 Women and 1 Work
2001 Allure. The Feminine in Print. Maroondah Art Gallery

2018 Grampians Brushes 6 day print workshop
2017 Warrnambool City Council – Streetscape Project
2016 Australian Print Workshop
2016 SW Coast. Eco & Cultural Resilience, Portland
2016 US Embassy Canberra, Art in Embassy Program
2014 Cité Internationale des Arts Residency, Paris – 1 month
2016 US Embassy Canberra. Art in Embassy Program
2013 Shortlisted State Library of Victoria Fellowship
2013 Waterhouse Natural Science Art Award, Adelaide
2013 Kardinia International College, Geelong
2011 Print Council of Australia Commissioned Artist
2011 Cité Internationale des Arts Residency, Paris – 1 month
2009 RMIT Stony Rises Project
2008 Australia Council for the Arts – 3 month Paris Cité Internationale des Arts Residency
2005 RMIT Summer Residency
2005 Print Council of Australia Commissioned Artist

2019 Birregurra Art Prize
2018 Warrnambool Art Gallery Warrnibald Prize
2015 Corangamarah Art Prize
2003 Shell Fremantle Print Award

Deakin University; Koorie Tertiary Education; Secondary Education; Adult and Community Education

2015 Nagambie Opera Festival – art on cover
2015 L. Morrison. Fremantle Arts Centre Print Award
2013 M. Manifold Identity and Fragmented Bodies: Remembering the Feminine Imprint. Australian Print Council
2012 Marie Antoinette through the Notebook Radio Interview 774 ABC Michael Pavlich; & Radio Interview 774 ABC Michael Veitch
2010. L. Byrne. Designing Place: An Archaeology of the Western District. Melbourne Books
2010. R. Nelson. Rock art, but not as we know it. The Age
2008. A. McDonald. Marion Manifold. Rosy Dreams and Spring. Artonview, NGA, Canberra
2006. J. Holden. Capturing Cultural Value. Artwork
2006. J. Copeland. The Maker. Radio National
2005. J. Cininas. Ex Libris. RMIT
2002. M. Manifold & L. Tegart. The view from here. Imprint
2001. D. Waite. Allure. The Feminine in Print. Maroondah Gallery
2001. J. Peers. Artlink, South Australia
2001. H. Story. ‘Shell Fremantle Print Award’. Imprint
2001. Clive Barstow. Less and More. Imprint
2001. T. Snell. Botticelli’s ideal transformed. The Australian
2001. J. Cininas. Allure: The Feminine in Print
2000. G. Cameron. The Power of Print. Art Monthly.


Art Gallery of Ballarat
National Gallery of Australia
Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris
State Library of Victoria
US Embassy, Canberra
Print Council of Australia
City of Fremantle
Geelong Art Gallery
Barwon Health
Warrnambool City Gallery
Hamilton Art Gallery
Deakin University Art Collection
Victorian State Government
Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery
Wesley College, Melbourne
St Catherine’s School, Toorak
Wagga Wagga Art Gallery
Presbyterian Ladies College, Burwood
Shelford Girls Grammar, Caulfield
RMIT Gallery, Melbourne
City of Yarra, Vic.
Oak Hill Gallery, Mornington, Vic.
Arjo Wiggins/Canson Australia
Australian Print Workshop
Anglican Church Grammar
Academy of Mary Immaculate
Gippsland Centre for Art & Design
Ipswich Art Gallery
Gladstone Regional Art Gallery
Latrobe Regional Gallery
Queensland University of Technology Art Museum
St Ursula’s College
Tintern Girls’ Grammar School
University of Wollongong
Genazzano College, Melbourne
Australian Unity
Loreto College, Ballarat
Kardinia International College, Geelong
Corangamarah Collection, Colac
SJ Menzies Pty Ltd
Camperdown Hospital
Corangamite Shire
Private Collections Australia, France & Sweden