Barbara A. Davidson



1946-49 East Sydney Technical College, Diploma of Art

1964-70 Workshop Arts Centre, Willoughby

1968 Sir John Cass College, London

1978 Palo Alto Art Club, USA

1978 Workshop Arts Centre, Willoughby

1980 Camden Art Centre, London

1985 Chautauqua Institute, NY, USA

1989-90 Studio One, Canberra

1991-92 Bookbinding, Primrose Park

2001 Bookbinding, Primrose Park



1979,83 Lane Cove

1980 Drummoyne (Graphic), Boggabri

1982 Mudgee (Graphics)

1986 Mudgee (Miniatures)

1987 Berrima (Print)

1988 Scone (Print); Mudgee (Graphics); Narrabri(works on Paper)

1989 Hunters Hill (Print)

1990 Camden (Print); Liverpool (Print); Mudgee (Print)

1996 Hand bound Book Prize, Standard of Excellence Award, RAS

1997,98 Bookbinding Royal Easter Show, RAS

2000 Bookbinding Royal Easter Show, RAS

2001 Book - ‘Barbara A. Davidson’ by Tanya Crothers - "Fast Books" Award

Book of the year - Self Publishing, Non-Fiction



1985 PCA Member Print

1988 100x100 Portfolio, PCA

1993 PCA Member Print


Individual Exhibitions

1968 Workshop Arts Centre, Willoughby

1978 Old Bakery, Lane Cove

1983 Painters Gallery, East Sydney

1985 Q Gallery, Hunters Hill

1987 Marsden Gallery, Bathurst

1993 Australian Craftworks Gallery, Darling Harbour

1996 Australian Craftworks Gallery, The Rocks, Sydney 



1980 Germany and Sweden

1982-83-84 NSW House, London

1982 Miniature Prints, Painters Gallery, East Sydney

1984 PCA Ireland; Mini Prints PCA Australian Tour, Australian Prints 85 PCA Tour, Oregon, USA

1984-85-88-91-95-96 Delmar Weekend Gallery, Ashfield

1986 Lewers Gallery, Emu Plains

1987-88-90 International Miniature Art, Toronto, Canada

1988 Footprints 88, Casey Gallery, Paddington; Print Circle, Woolloomooloo Gallery;

100 × 100 Print Portfolio, Melbourne

1989 100 × 100 Print Portfolio, Beaver Galleries, Canberra

1990 Sydney Printmakers 30 Years, Blaxland Gallery, Sydney; Print Circle, Mary Place Gallery, Paddington

1995 Out Post, Venice Biennale, Italy

1996 John Flynn Foundation Art Show, Tugun, Queensland

1996 Australia and Guiang Printmakers, China

1999 Museum of Contemporary Art, Santiago, Chile, Sydney Printmakers

2000 Trinity Delmar Gallery

2016-17 Codex Book Fair, San Francisco

2019-21-22 Sydney Contemporary Carriageworks, Sydney 



Powerhouse Museum, Sydney

Halsinglands Museum, Sweden

NSW House, London

Te Awamutu, New Zealand

Parliament House, Canberra

Regional Galleries; Warrnambool, Cambelltown, Lismore, Manly, Muswellbrook, Mudgee, Bathurst

Museum and Art Gallery of the NorthernTerritory, Darwin

Mitchell Library, Sydney Artbank, Sydney

PCA Archives, Sydney

Le Febvre Collection of Sydney, Print Council of Australia

Canson Australia Ply Lid

Victorian State Library

Star of the Sea College, Victoria

Cairns College of TAFE

Mac.Robertsons Girls’ High School, Victoria

St. Ursula's College, Queensland

La Trobe University, Geelong, Victoria

Alanvale College, Tasmania

Brisbane City Hall, Queensland

Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney

Chautauqua Institute, New York, USA

Fremantle Art Gallery, Western Australia

Tweed Regional Art Gallery, NSW

State Library, NSW

Private collections in Japan, Brazil, Canada, Australia, USA, New Zealand, United Kingdom

Posthumous Exhibitions

Small Works Gallery, Murwillumbah NSW - June 2023