Awards and other Achievements

Barb Suttie’s recognised achievements take many forms, winner of numerous art awards, her landscaped paintings also feature in a number of volumes of the Australian Artist Magazine as well as in several book publications.

'My future aspirations are to extend my range of notable local images which reflect a global connection to encompass the whole Scenic Caldera Rim whilst paralleling less representational pieces to share with the world. I would like to further promote the uniqueness of this World Heritage National Landscape. Australias’ Green Cauldron This will be through my images as well as through journeying with me through the creative process in my workshops or on location experiences.’


2012            Tweed Regional Art Gallery, In Touch Artist demonstration
2011 - 2012  Artist Residency Caldera Art Gallery
2010 - 2012  Artist Residency Tyalgum Festival of Classical Music
2001            Tweed Regional Art Gallery, site works project


2014  Tweed Fusion Festival

2012  Ukitopia Arts in the Mountains Festival

2011  Ukitopia Festival

2000  Touring Science Art Festival Queensland Royal Art Society


2013           Panorama Tweed Shire Council
2011           Colour in your Life Productions. TV show Barb Suttie Colour in your life
2011           Permanent collection Tweed River Art Gallery
2000/2004  Chinese/Australian Science - Art Exhibition Murwillumbah/touring Queensland
                  Movie Warner Bros Production ‘Returning Lilly’


2013 The 21st Century Renaissance
Caldera Gifts
ESCAPE GALLERY 40 Eyes 20 points of view
In Touch connecting and contacting women artists from around the Tweed
Australian Artist magazine 2003-2013
Byron Bay Art Diary 2010

Art Awards

2014 People's Choice Award Murwillumbah Rotary Art Show
2013-14 BEATS Finalist Creative Industries Award
2013 Winner Sth Tweed Rotary Art Show
2010-13 Caldera Art Award + 2013 Max Boyd Art Prize
2010-12 Tyalgum Festival Art Award
2013/10/07/03 Australian Artist Magazine - Finalist - Landscape
2009 Villages for Life Art Exhibition - Highly Commended
2008-12 Casino RSM Acquisition Prize - Highly Commended
Bentley Landscape - First Prize Acquisition
Bentley - People’s Choice Award
Murwillumbah Rotary Art Exhibition - People’s Choice Award
2007 Acquisition Award Trinity Gold Coast 2nd Tursa Open Art Award Bentley
Bentley - People's Choice Award
2006 Horizon Gallery Art Prize
Gold Coast City Art Gallery - Highly Commended
2005-06 Horizon Gallery Art Prize Tweed Heads, Rotary Art Show Tweed Heads
2004 Landscape Country Stables Summer Art Exhibition Gold Coast - Winner
2002-05 Murwillumbah Uniting Church Art/Craft Exhibition - People’s Choice Award
1999 Watson and Fenton Non Acquisitive Award-Tweed Valley Art Prize Regional
Tweed River Regional Art Gallery
1997 Non Acquisitive Award-Tweed Valley Art Prize