Lino Savery


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Biography

Lino Savery was born in Brighton, England in 1960 and moved to Australia in 1975. She holds a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) and a Doctor of Philosophy in International Relations. In 2017 she decided it was time to devote herself to a passion she had long neglected, painting, and made a self-portrait which she entered into the 2018 Doug Moran National Portrait Prize and won.

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Personal Details
Lino Savery  b.1960, Brighton, England

Education

2004

Doctor of Philosophy
International Politics
Monash University

1995

Bachelor of Arts with First Class Honours Deakin University

1993

Bachelor of Arts
Deakin University

1984

Furniture Design
Parnham House (England)
John Makepeace School for Craftsmen in Wood

1981

Bachelor of Education (Art and Crafts) Melbourne State College

Awards & Grants

2021

Finalist Portia Geach Memorial Award
Finalist Doug Moran National Portrait Prize

2020

Finalist Portia Geach Memorial Award
Finalist Kilgour Prize for Figurative and Portrait Painting
Finalist Percival Portrait Painting Prize
Finalist Lester Prize
Finalist Hurford Hardwood Portrait Prize

2019

Finalist Lester Prize
Finalist Portia Geach Memorial Award

2018

Winner Doug Moran National Portrait Prize

1996

Australian Postgraduate Award

1984

Australian Crafts Council Grant

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