Curriculum Vitae


2016    University of Western Australia - Graduate Diploma of Education (Visual Arts)

2011    Edith Cowan University - Advanced Diploma of Music

2007    Curtin University - Bachelor of Fine Art (Painting)

Grants, Awards & Residencies

2023    International Artist in Residence, Khōj, New Delhi
    Finalist: Mid West Art Prize
2023    Finalist: Arthur Guy Memorial Painting Prize
2023    Finalist: Bluethumb Art Prize

2023    Winner: Kennedy Prize

2023    Finalist: Lethbridge 20000 Art Award   
2023    Grant: Department of Arts & Culture   
2022    Semi Finalist: Doug Moran Portrait Prize  
2022    Finalist: Whitewall Art Prize   
2022    Finalist: Bluethumb Art Prize    
2022    Finalist: Mosman Art Prize   
2022    Grant : Minderoo Foundation Artist Grant   
2022    Finalist: Percival Portrait Prize 
2022    Finalist: Wyndham Portrait Prize 
2021    Finalist: Arthur Guy Memorial Art Prize
2021    Finalist: Blake Prize
2021    Finalist: Kennedy Prize
2021    Finalist: SBS Portrait Prize
2020    Finalist: Lester Prize

Selected Exhibitions

2023    Solo Exhibition, 'The Story of Us', Curtin University, WA
2023    Group Exhibition, 'Nadiya', Friday’s Gallery, WA

2023    Group Exhibition, 'Facsimile', Old Habits Gallery, WA

2023    Solo Exhibition, 'The Story of Us', Cleaver Street & Co, WA

2023    Group Exhibition, 'All The Rage', The Naval Store, WA
2023    Group Exhibition, Rockingham Regional Art Gallery, WA
2021    Group Exhibition, Royal South Australian Society of Arts, SA
2020    Group Exhibition, AGMPP, Bendigo Art Gallery, VIC
2020    Solo Exhibition, 'Urban', Raine Square, WA
2020    Group Exhibition, Art Gallery of Western Australia, WA
2019    Group Exhibition, 'Blake', Casula Powerhouse, VIC
2019    Group Exhibition, Claremont Town Hall, WA
2018    Group Exhibition, Stirling Town Hall, WA
2017    Group Exhibition, 'Unseen', Tangent Art Gallery, WA

Professional Appointments

2023     Speaker, Minderoo Foundation & Forrest Research Foundation
2023     Year 11-12 painting and embroidery workshop, Northshore Christian Grammar School 
2023     Year 11-12 still life and embroidery workshop, Santa Maria College

2023     Year 10 colour theory workshop, St Stephen's School
2022     Guest Lecturer, Curtin University
2022     Guest Workshop, Art Gallery of Western Australia 
2021     Year 12 portraiture workshop, Carmel School
2021     Year 9 workshop, Christchurch Grammar
2021     Year 12 mentorship, Art Gallery of Western Australia
2020     Speaker at TedxUWA, Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery
2020     Painting tutor, Casa D'Arte
2019     Portraiture painting course, Casa D'Arte
2018     Art Tutor, Willetton Senior High School
2017     Composition Techniques Workshop, Iona Presentation College. 


2023     Perth Now, Sid Pattni artist wins Kennedy Prize
2023     SBS News, The Story of Us exhibition opening 
2023     Judging for the Minderoo Spirit Award, The Lester Prize
2023     RTR FM, Perth artist' exhibition about refugees
2023     The West Australian, Artist debuts striking exhibition on refugees
2023     SeeSaw Magazine, The Story of Us by Sid Pattni (Interview)

2023     The Urban List, The Story of Us Exhibition
2023     ABC Radio National, Artist Feature with Molly Schmidt
     The West Australian, $200,000 Artist Fund
2022     Perth Now, Meet the Artist Fund Recepients
2022     The Minderoo Foundation, Introducing the 2022 Cohort
2021     The West Australian, Sid Pattni Eyes Archibald Prize
2018     BOOOOOOOM, Artist Spotlight