HAYLEY MEGAN FRENCH
Hayley Megan French received a PhD (Painting) from Sydney College of the Arts in 2015. In the same year she was awarded a Marten Bequest Travelling Scholarship and returned to the Warmun Art Centre in the East Kimberley to continue her research into the ability of painting to inhabit the land imaginatively and move between different experiences of being in Australia. French is a committee member at MOP Projects and has exhibited in Sydney at MOP Projects, AirSpace Projects, Articulate Project Space, and Sydney College of the Arts Graduate School Gallery; interstate at Watch This Space, Alice Springs, Constance ARI, Hobart and Raygun Contemporary in Toowoomba. In 2016 French will present solo exhibitions at Penrith Regional Gallery and Galerie pompom, Sydney. Her work is held in the collection of Artbank Australia and private collections in Australia, New Zealand and the United States.