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Academic Qualifications



Doctor of Philosophy (Practice-based Visual Arts Research)
Victoria University Melbourne

Master of Arts (Practice-based Visual Arts Research)
Monash University Caulfield

Graduate Diploma (Printmaking)
Monash University Gippsland

Solo Exhibitions










Slow Viewing Reading
Langford120, Melbourne

Dear Daughter
Trocadero Art Space, Melbourne

The Anonymous Portrait
Upstairs Flinders Lane, Melbourne

Works on Paper
Gasworks Arts Park, Melbourne

Out of the Dark
Australian Print Workshop Melbourne

Facing the Absent
Upstairs Fitzroy, Melbourne

Helen Gory Gallery, Melbourne

Beyond the Narrative
Helen Gory Gallery, Melbourne

Selected Group Exhibitions













Beyond the Veil, Women's Art, Markers XI
Artlife for the World Gallery and Saturna and International Hotel, Concurrent to the 58 Venice Biennale, Venice

Expanding Print
CASYC UP, Santander, Spain

Revisiting, Rethinking and Return
Santander, Spain

The Image Unbound
Byron Writers Festival and Byron School of Arts, Lone Goat Gallery, NSW

Ego, Drawing International Brisbane
Griffith Centre for Creative Arts Research, Queensland College of Art

People I have worked with, People I have worked for and friends: Illustrated and other books; assembled by George Matoulas
Gallery Langford 120, Melbourne

Eyfo Hayit Sheze Kara
Zezeze Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel

Unfolding Projects
Impact7 Intersections and Counterpoints Exhibition, Monash University, Melbourne

Scholarships Exposed: Where are they now?
Australian Print Workshop, Melbourne

Burnie Print Prize Exhibition
Burnie Regional Art Gallery, Tasmania

Am I that name?
University of East London

Australian Galleries, Melbourne

Ex Libris Artists' Books
Artspace Mackay Regional Art Gallery & Museum, Tasmania

Biennial Fundraiser by printmaking community
Australian Print Workshop Melbourne


National Gallery of Australia

State Library of Victoria

University of Melbourne

State Library of Queensland

Australian Print Workshop

Israel Museum

Breastscreen Victoria






Vice Chancellor’s Citation for Excellence in Research
Victoria University, Melbourne

Australian Postgraduate Award

Collie Trust Scholarship
Australian Print Workshop

Beatrice S. Kulliner Award
Israel Museum


Amelia Walker, 2016, Book reviews: Three titles: Breaking Boundaries; The Transnational Story Hub; Surviving in my World. Transnational Literature, Vol. 9 no. 1, November 2016.

Sally Sara, 2013, “A booklet that crosses continents,” Audio interview with Gali Weiss in The World Today, ABC Radio, Australia

Tracey Avery, 2008 ‘Gali Weiss, The Anonymous Portrait’, Imprint, Vol. 43, No. 4, Summer 2008, p. 11.

Tracey Avery, 2008. The Anonymous Portrait, catalogue essay.

Robert Heather 2006, ‘Bookish: An exhibition of artists’ book works’, Imprint, Vol. 41, No. 4, Summer 2006, pp. 22-23.

Jazmina Cininas, 2001 ‘Review, Gali Weiss’, Art & Australia, Vol. 38, No. 4, June/July/August 2001, p. 631

Louise Adler, 1997 Audio Interview, Arts Today, ABC Radio National.


Weiss, Gali, 2019
'Unfolding Projects' visual essay
Arena Magazine, No. 158, February 2019

Weiss, Gali, 2018
ŒRevisiting, Rethinking and Return: Australia-Afghanistan
Artists¹ Books.¹ Encuentro Impact 10 International Printmaking Conference.
Santander, Spain

Weiss, Gali, 2016
‘Diasporic Looking’.
In Imaging Identity: Media, Memory, Portraiture in the Digital Age, ed. Hinkson Melinda. ACT: ANU E Press.

Weiss, Gali; Kameniar, Barbara; Tomczak, Matthias, (eds), 2013
Two Trees: Australian Artists' Books to Afghanistan and Back. SA: SAWA.

Weiss, Gali; Kameniar, Barbara, 2012
‘Unfolding Projects: Afghan and Australian artist’s books collaborations.’
In Intersections and Counterpoints: Proceedings of Impact 7, an International Multi-Disciplinary Printmaking Conference, edited by Luke Morgan. Melbourne: Monash University Publishing.

Tamboukou, Maria; Weiss, Gali, 2012
‘Becoming an Artist: Life histories & visual images.’
In Oral History in the Visual Arts, eds Sandino L; Patington M. London: Berg Publications.

Weiss, Gali, 2011
‘Unfolding Projects: Australian-Afghan encounters through the artist’s book’.
Imprint, Vol. 46, No. 1, Autumn 2011, pp 24-25.

Weiss, Gali, 2010
‘Drawing the Affiliative Look’
Drawing Out 2010 Refereed Conference Publications, RMIT & University of Art, London.

Weiss, Gali, 2010
‘An Exchange of Energy’.
Jewish Museum of Australia Journal, Vol. 15, No. 2, Sep 2010, pp 21-22.

Weiss, Gali, 2009
'Connected09 – Viewing Possibilities'.
Catalogue essay to Connected 09 exhibition, Blackbox Theatre Gallery, Melbourne.

Weiss, Gali, 2004
‘Jenni Kamp: another turn of the kaleidoscope’.
Imprint, Vol. 39, No. 4, Summer 2004, p.10.

Conference Papers

Weiss, Gali 2015. ‘Fluid Temporalities: Drawing as moving image’ Drawing International Brisbane symposium. Griffith Centre for Creative Arts Research, Queensland College of Art.

Weiss, Gali 2015. ‘The Unstable Print: Material challenges in printmaking and the moving image.’ Impact 9 International Printmaking Conference. China Academy of Art, Hangzhou, China.

Weiss, Gali 2010 ‘Diasporic Looking’. Imaging Identity: media, memory and visions of humanity in the digital present symposium, National Portrait Gallery of Australia and the Research School of Humanities, Australian National University.

Weiss, Gali 2008 ‘About Place: An art project of collaborations’. Joining the Dots…Creating Communities, Vicserve Mental Health Conference, Melbourne, Australia.

Weiss, Gali 2007 ‘But it doesn’t look like me: Authenticity, the portrait, and diaspora’. Art and Authenticity conference, Research School of Humanities, Australian National University.


Images & Text © Copyright 2019 Gali Weiss.