BIOGRAPHY

1962 born in Sydney, Australia
1981-1983 Bachelor of Fine Arts, City Art Institute, Sydney
1984-1989 Masters Fine Arts, Hochschule der Künste, Berlin. Karl Hofer Scholarship.
Currently divides time between Berlin and Melbourne

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

1989 Artists Foyer at the Berlin Philharmonic Hall
1990 “Occupations” Studio, Gallery Pels Leusden, Berlin, Germany
1991 “Works on Paper” Quakenbrueck Regional Gallery, Germany, (Catalogue)
1993 “Salome-Daphnis and Chloe-Water-Night” Gallery Pels Leusden, Berlin, Germany (Catalogue)
1994 “Beggars and Angels” Kutschstall, Potsdam, Germany (together with sculptor Trak Wendisch)
1995 “Elektra” Gallery Tammen und Busch, Berlin, Germany (Catalogue)
“Elektra” Klessheim Castle, Salzburg, Austria, in conjunction with the Salzburg Easter Festival.
Gallery Schwedenkate, Eutin, Germany
1996 Gallery Pro Arte, Freiburg, Germany
1997 “Intimate Decisions” Gallery Tammen und Busch, Berlin, Germany (Catalogue)
1998 Gallery Schwedenkate, Eutin, Germany (together with Thomas Ritter)
“Paintings” Gallery Bodemannstrasse, Gifhorn, Germany
1999 “Between Moments” Marburg Art Gallery, Marburg, Germany
“Tristan & Isolde and related works” Landon Gallery, New York, USA
2000 “Essence” South Bank Arts Complex, Brisbane, Australia
“Paintings” Gallery Bodemannstrasse, Gifhorn, Germany
Gallery Schwedenkate, Eutin, Germany (together with Klaus Fussmann)
2001 Atelier 2 Berlin, Germany
2004 “Cri de Coeur” Mahoney’s Galleries, Melbourne, Australia
2005 Challen and Rafferty Fine Art, Perth, Australia
2006 “Parsifal And The Innocent” Berlin am Meer Gallery, Berlin, Germany (Catalogue)
“Parsifal And The Innocent” Mahoneys Galleries, Melbourne, Australia (Catalogue)
“Parsifal And The Innocent” Gallery Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark (Catalogue)
2007 “The Intuitive Seer” Mahoneys Galleries, Melbourne, Australia (Catalogue)
2008 “FaceScapes” Lindberg Contemporary Art, Melbourne, Australia (Catalogue)
“Music In Your Head” Gallery Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark (Catalogue)
2009 “Heather Betts” Lindberg Contemporary Art, Melbourne, Australia (Catalogue)
2010 “Joy and Disturbance” Lindberg Galleries, Melbourne, Australia
2011 “Ancient Stories” Gallery Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
“Raison d´être” Lindberg Galleries, Melbourne, Australia
2012 “Resonance – Heather Betts at 50” Søbygaard Museum, Denmark (Catalogue)
2013 “Heather Betts” Hürtig-Kany Gallery Copenhagen, Denmark
“Heather Betts – A Survey” Lindberg Galleries, Melbourne, Australia
2014 “Look You Now” Galerie Knud Grothe, Charlottenlund, Denmark (Catalogue)
“Hamlet” Lindberg Galleries, Melbourne, Australia
 2016  “A Willow Grows Askant A Brook” House of Egorn, Berlin, Germany
 2016  “But for this, the joyful hope of this” Lindberg Galleries, Melbourne, Australia

GROUP EXHIBITIONS (Selection)

1983 Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane, Australia
1988 “Yellow” Linguarama, Berlin, Germany
1989 Wilson Hale Gallery, London, UK
Gallery Bollhagen, Worpswede, Germany
1990 “Kuenstler ’90” Preysing Palace, Munich, Germany (Catalogue)
“Eyecatcher” Kuenstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany
“Young Artists, Berlin 1990” Gallery Pels Leusden, Berlin, Germany
1991 “Line and Colour” Gallery Pels Leusden, Berlin, Germany
1992 “Die Neuen Stipendiaten” Karl Hofer Gesellschaft, Grundkredit Bank, Berlin,Germany (Catalogue)
“In Suspension” Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin, Germany (Catalogue)
1994 “Carambolage – Modern Painting in Berlin” Architects RKW, Berlin, Germany (Catalogue)
1995 “Zerreissprobe” Gallery Tammen und Busch, Berlin, Germany
“Life, Dream, Love, Death” Gallery Tammen und Busch, Berlin Germany
1996 “On Paper” Gallery Tammen und Busch, Berlin, Germany
1997 “Little Delights” Gallery Tammen und Busch, Berlin, Germany
2002 “The Art of Giving” Mahoney’s Galleries, Melbourne, Australia
2003 “The Art of Giving” Mahoney’s Galleries, Melbourne, Australia
2004 “The Art of Giving” Mahoney’s Galleries, Melbourne, Australia
2005 “New Light” Mahoney’s Galleries, Melbourne, Australia
“The Art of Giving” Mahoney’s Galleries, Melbourne, Australia
2006 “Director’s Choice” Mahoney’s Galleries, Melbourne, Australia
2007 “Soundscapes” Perc Tucker Regional Gallery, Townsville, Australia
2008 “Tiers of Devotion” Diaz Castillo Gallery, Melbourne, Australia
“Artists” Gallery Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
2009 “Group Show” Lindberg Contemporary Art, Melbourne, Australia
2010 “Group Show” Lindberg Contemporary Art, Melbourne, Australia
2011 “Group Show” Lindberg Contemporary Art, Melbourne, Australia
2014 “What is a Man – Menschen und Hüllen” Galerie Schmalfuss, Berlin, Germany