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Sweet & Shore


Sweet & Shore first exhibited at May Space Gallery in Sydney in the Art+Science exhibition in 2013.

Since then they have focused on developing their work together, and in their first full year exhibiting were finalists in the 2017 Adelaide Perry Drawing Prize in Sydney, the Lethbridge 10000 Small Scale Art Award 2017 in Brisbane, and the Lloyd Rees Art Prize 2017 at Colville Gallery in Hobart.

They are represented by Colville Gallery.



Education                              Central Saint Martins London, U.K, Postgraduate Cert. Advanced Studies

Claremont School of Art Perth, Australia, Certificate Fine Art


Travel                                     Lived for many years in India, U.K (London) and the U.S.A, and travelled widely in Asia, Europe, Australia and the USA.


Selected Solo Exhibitions

2018                                        Solo show (title to be confirmed) Rebecca Hossack Gallery, London

2016                                        Anne Penman Sweet+Tilemachos Kyriazatis (2 person) Stephanie Hoppen Gallery,                                                            London

2014                                        Anne Penman Sweet Stephanie Hoppen Gallery, London

2014                                        Through Uncertain Lands Brenda May Gallery, Sydney

2013                                        Deep Seas, Steel Stars  Stephanie Hoppen Gallery, London

2012                                        Ocean Avatars Stephanie Hoppen Gallery, London

2011                                        Anne Penman Sweet: New Paintings Stephanie Hoppen Gallery, London

2010                                        The Industrial Sublime: Beauty in the Beast Stephanie Hoppen Gallery, London

2008                                        Superstructures Stephanie Hoppen Gallery, London

2008                                        Episodes Northcote Gallery, London

2007                                        Surface and Structure Cupola Gallery, Sheffield

2007                                        Across the Divide Four Square Fine Arts, Lewes

2005                                        Pivotal Time Alan Kluckow Gallery, Berkshire

2005                                        New Work Pumphouse Gallery, Harrogate

2004                                        Embracing Heaven and Earth Cupola Gallery, Sheffield


Selected Group Exhibitions

2017                                        CONTEXT Art Miami, with Rebecca Hossack Gallery London/NYC

2017                                        Lloyd Rees Art Award finalists (Sweet+Shore), Colville Gallery, Hobart, Tasmania

2017                                        Lethbridge Small Scale Art Award finalists (Sweet+Shore), Brisbane, Australia

2017                                        Adelaide Perry Drawing Prize finalists (Sweet+Shore), Sydney

2016                                        Ships 2016 Stephanie Hoppen Gallery, London

2015                                        The Art of Working Ships Stephanie Hoppen Gallery, London

2014                                         Art 3K, Art Atrium, Sydney

2014                                         Finalist, Paddington Art Prize 2014, Sydney

2013                                        Art + Science collaboration with Dr. Jesse Shore, Brenda May Gallery, Sydney

2013                                        Lapada, Berkeley Square London with Stephanie Hoppen Gallery

2013                                        Mighty Small Brenda May Gallery, Sydney

2013                                        Gliding Giants Stephanie Hoppen Gallery, London

2013                                        Finalist, Salon Des Refuses S. H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney

2012                                        London Art Fair 2012, Business Design Centre London

2012                                        Art Antiques London, Kensington Gardens, London

2011                                        London Art Fair 2011, Business Design Centre London

2010                                        Art London, Chelsea, London with Stephanie Hoppen Gallery

2010                                        London Art Fair 2010, Business Design Centre London

2009                                        Gallery Artists, Beaux Arts, Bath

2009                                        Art London, Chelsea, London with Stephanie Hoppen Gallery

2009                                        Tankers Stephanie Hoppen Gallery, London

2009                                        London Art Fair 2009, Business Design Centre London

2008                                        Art London, Chelsea, London with Stephanie Hoppen Gallery

2008                                        Summer Show Medici Gallery, Cork Street, London

2008                                        FORM Olympia, London with Stephanie Hoppen Gallery

2008                                        London Art Fair 2008, Business Design Centre London

2007                                        Two Views Stephanie Hoppen Gallery London with Alan Kluckow Fine Art, London

2007                                        London Art Fair 2007, Business Design Centre London

2006                                        Group Show Emineo Fine Art at Poussin Gallery, London

2006                                        Dreamland Chambers Gallery, London

2006                                        Summer Show Byard Art, Cambridge U.K

2006                                        Shortlisted Celeste Art Prize 2006

  • Picture This Bargehouse, Oxo Tower London, with Cobalt Fine Arts/War Child

2005                                        Group Show Northcote Gallery, London

2005                                        Artist Commission for 2006 Chelsea Flower Show London

2005                                        London Art Fair 2005, Business Design Centre London

2004                                        Summer Show 2004 Hutson Gallery, Mayfair, London

  • ‘Scapes Mark Jason Fine Art, London
  • London Art Fair 2004, Mark Jason Fine Art, Business Design Centre London
  • London Art Fair 2004, Byard Art, Business Design Centre London

2003                                        Two-person Show, Roger Billcliffe Gallery, Glasgow

  • Paperwork Vertigo Gallery, Shoreditch, London
  • Fresh Art Business Design Centre, London
  •                 Art London, Chelsea, with Northcote Gallery

2003                                        Invited to exhibit at the Florence Biennale

2002                                        Gallery Artists, Northcote Gallery, London


Collections            Private and Corporate Collections in Australia, Europe, U.S.A, Middle East



‘Fresh Art’ catalogue, Fresh Art Fair, Business Design Centre London 2001, 2002, 2003

‘Previews’ Art Review U.K November 2002

Helen Smithson, Islington Express, London July 2003

Review ‘The Guide’ The Guardian, U.K August 2003

Review ‘Listings’ Sheffield Telegraph, U.K April 2004

Review ‘Metrolife’ Metro, London July 2006

‘Surface and Structure’, catalogue essay by Dr. Sue Roe U.K 2007

‘Contemporary Art in Sheffield’, review by Paul Evans, U.K May 2007

‘Episodes’, catalogue essay by Dr. Sue Roe U.K 2008

‘Superstructures’, catalogue essay by Dr Angela Summerfield, London 2008

‘The Industrial Sublime’, catalogue essay by Nicholas Usherwood, London 2010

Review ‘Galleries’ magazine, U.K December 2010

‘Inbox’ Belle Magazine Australia Feb/Mar 2011

‘The Guide’ Country and Townhouse Magazine U.K October 2011

“Ocean Avatars’, catalogue essay by Annemarie Lopez, London 2012

Editorial, Paul Berrill TradeWinds London, August 2014

Editorial, Kensington & Chelsea Magazine, London, January 2015

Editorial, Paul Berrill TradeWinds, London, August 2015

‘The Art of Working Ships’ catalogue Stephanie Hoppen Gallery, London September 2015

‘On Watch’, Tradewinds, London, September 2016

2017 Adelaide Perry Drawing Prize finalists catalogue (as Sweet+Shore), Adelaide Perry Gallery, Sydney

Lloyd Rees Art Prize 2017 finalists catalogue (as Sweet+Shore), Colville Gallery, Hobart, Australia 2017



Employment history:

Prismatic Sciences – science communication consultancy (Principal)
November 2008 – Present.
Creating exhibitions, public events and visual media to make science meaningful to a wide audience.

Powerhouse Museum, Sydney:
Senior curator – Sciences; Group leader; Education Officer
January 1984 – October 2008 (24 years 10 months)
Developed numerous exhibitions and public programs to communicate science to various audiences. Helped create the Ultimo Science Festival, a major Australian National Science Week event. Expertise in dealing with multiple media for exhibitions such as objects, interactives, labels, graphics, audio-visuals, etc. Group Leader for developing five major science and technology exhibitions during the development of the museum, 1985-1988, and an Education Officer working on the project during 1984.

National president of the Australian Science Communicators (ASC), 2010-2012.
The ASC is a professional network for people working in science and technology communication across Australia and overseas. It supports and represents those who make science accessible to diverse audiences and seeks to advance the profession of science communication.
Member of the Advisory Board for the ARC Centre of Excellence for All-Sky Astrophysics (CAASTRO), 2011-12. CAASTRO aims to establish Australia as the world- leader in the emerging discipline of wide-field astronomy. Jesse brought his expertise as a professional science communicator to the board.

Tertiary education:

University of California, Berkeley, California PhD, Geology (1977)

Professional memberships:

  • Australian Science Communicators: National President December 2009-November 2012
  • Sigma Xi
  • American Geophysical Union
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Garden Path, a painting by Zsuzsa Kollo, 2010
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91a Salamanca Place, Battery Point

Specialising in modern and contemporary Tasmanian and Australian artists.