Artist Profile

Origins and Imagination

Artist Profile exhibition curated by 333 Art Projects at Sydney Contemporary

SPRING 1883 Art Fair

Yardley will be exhibiting new works at the SPRING 1883 Art Fair in the Nicholas Thompson Gallery Suite, Hotel Windsor, Melbourne

Re-gathering - Benalla Art Gallery

Always the same ghost

Finalist - Paul Guest Prize

Yardley is a finalist in the 2020 Paul Guest Prize at Bendigo Art Gallery.
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Finalist - Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery Works on Paper Prize

Yardley is a finalist in the 2020 Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery Works on Paper Prize.

Interview with 3:33 Art Projects featured in Art Almanac

Yardley is interviewed about her experience working with 3:33 Art projects and her studio practice during lockdown.

Finalist - Percival Portrait Painting Prize

Yardley is a finalist in this year's Percival Portrait Painting Prize with her painting 'Gareth Samson - Grand Guignol', oil on linen, 122 x 97cm, 2020.

Heidi Yardley at Tedesca Osteria

Heidi Yardley is the first exhibiting artist at ‘Graceburn and Tedesca’ in Red Hill, VIC until late 2020

Collaboration with Fashion Designers Scanlan Theodore

Heidi has collaborated with Fashion Designers Scanlan Theodore for Melbourne Fashion Week 2019 in an exhibition curated by Virginia Dowzer.

Heidi Yardley in Artist Profile Magazine

A feature article in the latest issue of Artist Profile Magazine - Issue 47

Article in House & Garden magazine

An article about Heidi's work features in House & Garden magazine June 2019, page 210.

Yardley's artwork featured on the cover of Architectural Digest Mexico

Heidi Yardley's artwork 'Hewish/Burns (still life)' features on the cover of Architectural Digest Mexico, May 2019.

Yardley's painting appears in an article in The Australian Financial Review

Heidi Yardley's painting 'The same deep water as you' features in a room designed by Danielle Brustman and appears in an article in The Australian Financial Review, May 8 2019.

Yardley's artwork has been acquired by the RACV Melbourne Collection

Heidi Yardley's drawing 'Void Ratio' has been acquired by the RACV Melbourne Collection

Heidi Yardley's artwork appears on the cover of the latest issue of Belle magazine

Heidi Yardley's artwork 'Hewish/ Burns (still life)' appears on the cover of the latest issue of Belle magazine (Dec 2018/ Jan 2019) in an interior designed by Alexander and Co.

A Fine Romance, Realism in Australian Art, Gippsland Art Gallery

A Fine Romance is an exhibition about beauty and deceit. Featuring hyper-real paintings and sculptures by eleven leading contemporary artists, it is as seductive as it is awe-inspiring.

Heidi Yardley will be exhibiting with 3:33 Art Projects for the Clayton Utz Art Partnership courtesy of Nicholas Thompson Gallery

Yardley will be exhibiting with 3:33 Art Projects for the Clayton Utz Art Partnership courtesy of Nicholas Thompson Gallery from November 2018 to May 2019.

An article about Yardley's exhibition in The Brisbane News

An article about Heidi's exhibition 'Drifters' by Phil Brown in The Brisbane News, August 2018.

Solo Exhibition 'Drifters'

July 24 - August 18 2018

Heidi Yardley is a finalist in The Glover Prize in Evandale, Tasmania

Yardley's painting 'Without your love', is a finalist in The Glover Prize in Evandale, Tasmania.

Yardley's artwork appears in Real Living Magazine

Yardley's artwork appears in the February issue of Real Living Magazine. Interior design by Danielle Brustman for The Stylesmiths.

Romancing the Skull at the Art Gallery of Ballarat

14th October 2017 - 28th January 2018

Feature article in the current issue of Art Almanac

'The Sinking Belle', article by Carrie McCarthy in the current issue (August 2017) of Art Almanac.

Solo Exhibition 'The sinking belle'

August 17 - September 2, 2017 Arthouse Gallery

Solo Exhibition (online only) 'Night Letters'

May 4 - 11 2017 Jan Murphy Gallery

Group exhibition - New Slang

Group exhibition - New Slang

Feature in online art review website The Article

The Article features the catalogue essay by Ashley Crawford from my recent exhibition Lost Weekend.

CUT, a group exhibition at The Dirty Dozen, Campbell Arcade

September 13 - November 7 2016

Finalist - The Kilgour Prize

'Nell', oil on linen, 87 x 97cm, 2016 Newcastle Art Gallery

Bakehouse Studios Public Art Project Billboards

Heidi Yardley was invited to create billboards for Bakehouse Studios Public Art Project at 29 Hoddle Street, Richmond, August 2016. Image credit: Ian Paradine

Jan Murphy Gallery at the Spring 1883 Fair

The Windsor Hotel August 17 - 21st

Solo exhibition: Lost Weekend

August 16 - 27, 2016 Presented by Nicholas Thompson Gallery

Heidi Yardley's upcoming solo exhibition is profiled in the current issue of Art Collector Magazine

Page 207, Issue 77 July-Sept 2016.


'Birth/ Death - Portrait of Nell', oil on linen, 80 x 68cm, 2016

Finalist - WYNNE PRIZE 2016

'This evening so soon', oil on board, 32 x 38cm, 2016

Heidi Yardley's home featured on The Design Files

Heidi Yardley's Home/ Studio features on The Design Files blog under 'Australian Homes'

Heidi Yardley's artwork featured on the cover of Belle magazine

Heidi Yardley's drawing 'The Keeper' is featured on the cover of the current issue of Belle magazine (June/July 2016) in a Toorak home redesigned by Robson Rak Architects.

Heidi Yardley featured in Spanish Architectural Digest Magazine online

Heidi Yardley's artwork and home are featured with an article in Spanish Architectural Digest Magazine online

Group exhibition at Home@735 Gallery

Exhibition runs from March 2 - 27 2016

Heidi's studio/ home is featured on Apartment Therapy

Photographs by Natalie Jeffcott.

Solo Exhibition 'Shapeshifting'

October 6 - 31, 2015 Jan Murphy Gallery

Group Exhibition - 'Grey Matter', curated by Mark Feary at Artbank

September 17 to November 28, 2015 Artbank Gallery - 222 Young Street Waterloo, Sydney

Review of 'Sex'

by Dan Rule, The Age, Saturday 29th August 2015 Group Exhibition at Strange Neighbour - August 21 - September 19, 2015

Group exhibition 'Mug Shot' at Gallery Ecosse, Exeter NSW

Group exhibition 'Mug Shot' July 11 - August 20, 2015 at Gallery Ecosse, Exeter NSW.

Artbank Acquisition

A major work from 'Meeting the shadow' - Twoism, (charcoal on primed paper, 110 x 152cm, 2015) has been acquired by Artbank - one of the most significant collections of Australian art in the world.

Shots off the Dices

An exhibition of Australian and International artists curated by Rhys Lee

Solo exhibition 'Meeting the Shadow'

June 4 - 20 2015 Arthouse Gallery

A review for 'With her feet off the ground' in The Age

by Dan Rule

Group show 'In the still'

An exhibition coinciding with Art Month Sydney from February 27 until March 21st 2015

Group Exhibition - 'Iconoclasts'

The exhibition Iconoclasts takes the etymology of the word ‘Iconoclast’ literally as a ‘breaker of images’.

'Hidden Charms' has been acquired by Gippsland Art Gallery

'Hidden Charms'(above) has been acquired by Gippsland Art Gallery for their permanent collection.

New York Residency

Heidi has a residency at Point B in New York this September 2014

Yardley's studio/home features in Real Living magazine

Heidi's studio/home features in an 8 - page spread in the August 2014 Issue of Real Living magazine, page 100-107.

A review of the Archibald Prize - Small Wonders

by John McDonald, The Sydney Morning Herald, Spectrum

Finalist - 2014 ARCHIBALD PRIZE

Julia deVille - oil on linen, 97 x 71cm

Finalist - 2014 SULMAN PRIZE

Antipodean Dream, Oil on linen, 97 x 71cm, 2014

Group Exhibition: In Bloom

19 July - 14 September 2014 Gippsland Art Gallery, Sale

Motel Dreaming

mages of my artworks will appear in the Motel rooms of the Riverfront Motel for the DARK MOFO event 'Motel Dreaming' on June 17

Catalogue for my latest body of work

The catalogue for my latest body of work is now available to view and includes an essay by Isobel Parker Philip.

Solo Exhibition - UNFAMILIAR

Presented by blackartprojects June 12 - 21 2014 Chalk Horse Gallery

The Arts Show radio interview

A recent radio interview with Alex McCulloch on The Art Show - the Podcast can be listened to on the website

TV interview with Hannah Gadsby

Hannah Gadsby's Oz Series 1 | Episode 2 airs Tuesday 18th March at 10pm on ABC1

Finalist The 2013 Doug Moran National Portrait Prize

Exhibition at Juniper Hall, Paddington NSW

A review of my latest exhibition in The Brisbane Times

by Phil Brown, October 16, 2013 page 27

Solo Exhibition - Glass Psyche

October 8 - 26 2013 Jan Murphy Gallery

Art Calendar exhibition listing in Vogue Living

September/October Issue 2013, page 110

Go figure: human side comes back to life

Article by Ashley Crawford

Winning women of the Archibald Prize – in conversation

Friday 14 June 2013, 6pm–8.30pm Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery

Archibald Press

March 23rd 2013

Self-Portrait - Harlequin, Finalist in The Archibald Prize 2013

March 23 - June 2, The Art Gallery of New South Wales

'The Art of the Parties'

Interview with Ashley Crawford, Vault Magazine
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