Artist Profile 3

13/2/2014 Live radio interview with Bryce and Trace on hitz FM 93.9 about my artwork used on the 2017 Indigenous All Stars Jersey.

http://www.hitz939.com.au/trace-bryce-blog/62802-bryce-trace-chat-to-chern-ee-sutton

13/2/2017 Radio interview with ABC Wide Bay about my artwork used on the 2017 Indigenous All Stars Jersey.

14/2/2017 Story published in the News-Mail about the large painting that I painted at the NRL’s All Stars Week in Newcastle with the World All Stars and the Indigenous All Stars.

17/2/2017 Radio interview with Bumma Bipera about my artwork used on the 2017 Indigenous All Stars Jersey.

18/2/2017 Held a painting workshop with special needs kids at Caring Hearts in Bundaberg.

23/2/2017 Started painting a local Dreamtime story from the Taribelang Bunda people in Bundaberg in conjunction with Bundaberg Police and “Kids at Risk”. The mural took 6 weeks to complete at a local shopping centre with the idea behind the project to bring the whole community together.

24/2/2017 Story published in the Koori Mail about the large painting that I painted at the NRL’s All Stars Week in Newcastle with the World All Stars and the Indigenous All Stars and the painting workshop with the NRL’s Youth Summit.

27/2/2017 Artwork used on the RECOGNISE Youth AvantCard campaign my artwork will be on display in shops,cafes and universities around the country.

5/3/2017 Radio interview by ABC Wide Bay about the painting I am doing with Bundaberg Police and “kids at risk”.

https://soundcloud.com/abcwidebay/carpet-snake-indigenous-mural-project-helps-teens-take-ownership-of-shared-space

7/3/2017 Story aired on Channel 7 local news about the painting I am doing with Bundaberg Police and “kids at risk”.

8/3/2017 Featured on Kochies Business Builders website as 1 of 10 inspiration business women for International Women’s Day.

https://www.kochiesbusinessbuilders.com.au/10-inspirational-women-small-business/5/

15/3/2017 Held a painting workshop with special needs kids at Caring Hearts in Bundaberg.

19/4/2017 Held a painting workshop with special needs kids at Caring Hearts in Bundaberg.

21/4/2017 Featured on Kochies Business Builders website in a story about receiving late payments in business.

https://www.kochiesbusinessbuilders.com.au/small-business-owners-think-late-payments/6/

25/4/2017 Guest speaker at Elliott Heads ANZAC Day event where I read my poem “Dreamtime Soldier” as a tribute to the black diggers that gave the ultimate sacrifice for our country.

27/4/2017 Attended the opening of the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games Volunteer selection centre. I have painted a 9 metre painting which tells the story of Australia and the Commonwealth Games. Dignitaries placed their fingerprints on the painting and the 24,000 volunteers will also place their fingerprints on the artwork. During the Commonwealth Games the painting will hang in the Athletes village.

28/4/2017 Story published in the Gold Coast Bulletin about my painting with the volunteers.

http://www.goldcoastbulletin.com.au/sport/commonwealth-games/journey-starts-here-for-15000-commonwealth-games-volunteers-as-burleigh-centre-opens/news-story/8cc786f850bd6e1e6d6830bfa572f132

2/5/2017 Reconciliation artwork used by Uniting Care Kippax for their “Tracks To Reconciliation” flyers for Reconciliation Week.

3/5/2017 Reconciliation artwork and story used by the National Rugby League for the Indigenous round. Also used as a downloadable profile picture customisation on facebook.

4/5/2017 My painting which was used for the 2017 Indigenous All Stars jersey is being exhibited at Brisbane Novatel Hotel for the NRL’s Indigenous round.

5/5/2017 Attended the Queensland Young Achiever Awards for 2017 where I won the Kennelly Constructions  “Aboriginal Achievement Award”.

8/5/2017 Story published in the News-Mail about my winning the Kennelly Constructions  “Aboriginal Achievement Award”  for the Queensland Young Achiever Awards for 2017.

8/5/2017 Story broadcast on channel 7 about my winning the Kennelly Constructions  “Aboriginal Achievement Award”  for the Queensland Young Achiever Awards for 2017.

9/5/2017 Story published in the Guardian about my 9 metre painting and the 20,000 fingerprints for the volunteers centre for the 2018 Commonwealth Games.

10/5/2017 Artwork used for the Queensland Writers Centre book which is being published in September and features my artwork on the front and back covers as well as throughout the book.

11/5/2017 Paintings exhibited in an art show in Hamstead, London England.

14/5/2017 My artwork was used by the NRL on all referee’s jerseys for the Indigenous round weekend.

17/5/2017 Radio interview on National TalkBlack a Cairns Indigenous community radio station about my painting with the 20,000 volunteers fingerprints on it for the Commonwealth Games.

17/5/2017 Story published in the News-Mail about my designing the Essendon AFL Guernsey for the Dreamtime at the G match.

17/5/2017 Radio interview for Brisbane ABC about my painting with the 20,000 volunteers for the Commonwealth Games and also about my designing the AFL Essendon Guernsey.

19/5/2017 Paintings exhibited in an art show in Hong Kong for 3 days.

25/5/2017 Interviewed by Bomber TV about my Guernsey design for the Essendon Bombers Dreamtime at the G game.

https://twitter.com/EFC_BomberTV/status/867992122279862272?cn=bWVudGlvbg%3D%3D&refsrc=email

26/5/2017 Addressed the Essendon Football players and explained the significance to my design on their Guernseys and the story to the artwork.

27/5/2017 Live radio interview with SBS about my designing the AFL Essendon Dreamtime Guernsey.

27/5/2017 Live radio interview with ABC about my designing the AFL Essendon Dreamtime Guernsey.

27/5/2017 Live radio interview with 3KND Kool N Deadly about my designing the AFL Essendon Dreamtime Guernsey.

27/5/2017 Participated in The Long Walk with Michael Long and walked on field around the MCG. Watched the Dreamtime at the G AFL game with Essendon wearing my Guernsey design. My artwork was also displayed on LED signage around the stadium.

5/7/2017 Attended Queensland Government House to celebrate NAIDOC Week with His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland.

6/7/2017 Painted with volunteers at the Commonwealth Games Volunteer selection centre. So far there are 11,000 fingerprints from the volunteers with another 9,000 to go.

20/7/2017 Attended a reception in Bundaberg to welcome the His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Retd) and Her Excellency Lady Cosgrove.

2/8/2017 Attended Queensland Government House to celebrate Queensland’s Arts and Cultural Community with His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland.

18/8/2017 Artwork used by the Diocese of North Carolina on the Spanish-language ministry website.

20/8/2017 Designed the new packaging and story for macadamia  Australia new range.

31/8/2017 Artwork used and published in Writers Queensland’s September issue.

1/9/2017 Asked to be the new Resident Artist at the Pullman and Mecure hotels in Brisbane’s King George Square with a permanent  exhibition of 16 of my artworks installed.

5/9/2017 Radio interview with North West Queensland ABC about the launch of my new jewellery range in Sydney.

7/9/2017 Radio interview with “Talkblack” Bumma Bippera Media  about the launch of my new jewellery range in Sydney.

9/9/2017 Exhibition of my artworks at Aboriginal Art Galleries in Sydney which also incorporated the national Launch of my new jewellery range Chern’ee Sutton Originals. I was also an artist in residence painting artworks for 2 days in the gallery.

24/9/2017 Spent 5 days on the Gold Coast finishing off the large 14mtr painting called “Journey to Gold” at the Commonwealth Games Volunteer centre. In total there are over 20,000 volunteer and dignitaries’ fingerprints on the painting which will be displayed at the Commonwealth Games Athletes Village during the Games.

18/10/2017 Announced as the Queens Relay Baton Bearer for Bundaberg for the 21st Commonwealth Games in 2018.

18/10/2017 Story published in the News-Mail about being a Queens Relay Baton Bearer.

19/10/2017 Paintings exhibited with Aboriginal Art Galleries at Battersea Art Fair in London.

4/11/2017 Artist in residence at the 2017 Defence Aboriginal Torres Strait Islander Network Conference where I created an interactive art piece for the Australian Defence Force. I was also a guest speaker and the commissioned artwork will be used for the ADF RAP, stationary, directorate merchandise etc.

8/11/2017 Official opening of my exhibition at the Pullman and Mecure hotels, King George Square Brisbane.

17/11/2017 Paintings exhibited with Aboriginal Art Galleries at the Singapore affordable art fair.

1/12/2017 One of my NRL Indigenous All Stars paintings displayed at the Sofitel Hotel in Brisbane for the Rugby League World Cup Final.

7/12/2017 Radio interview by Bumma Bippera Media about my year as an artist.

18/12/2017 Artwork donated to the Save The Children Australia Office in Mount Isa, the artwork was used as a vinyl wrap on the windows/doors of the office.

17/1/2018 Interview for Griffith University's magazine called Getamungstit, I will be the featured artist in the next edition.

26/1/2018 Artwork used by Caritas Australia on flyers for the Yabun Festival in Sydney.

26/1/2018 Australia Day Ambassador in Charters Towers for their Australia Day celebrations.

26/2/2018 Radio interview by Bumma Bippera Media about my upcoming exhibition on the Gold Coast.

3/3/2018 Selected as one of five inspirational women for International Womens Day with a story published in the Courier Mail.

5/3/2018 Selected as 1 of 50 of Bundabergs most influential people in a story published in the News-Mail.

8/3/2018 Key note speaker for International Womens Day at a function in Bundaberg.

9/3/2018 Radio interview by 98.9 FM Brisbane Indigenous Media Association as part of the Stayin Strong program.

15/3/2018 Commissioned by Commonwealth Games Australia to supply 2 bark paintings for gifts to the 2 Co-Mayors of the Commonwealth Games Village from the 2018 Australian Commonwealth Games Team.

19/3/2018 My 14mtr painting called “Journey to Gold” with the 20,000 volunteer fingerprints is unveiled in the Commonwealth Games Village where it is on display for the duration of the Games.

21/3/2018 Radio interview by Wide Bay ABC about being a baton bearer for the Queens Baton Relay.

22/3/2015 Handed over a commissioned painting to the Gold Coast Mayor that will be given to His Royal Highness Prince Charles as a gift from the Gold Coast during his visit to the Gold Coast and the Commonwealth Games.

23/3/2018 Officially opened my exhibition of 40 paintings at the Gold Coast Broadbeach Sofitel Hotel. The exhibition runs for 5 weeks and for the duration of the Commonwealth Games.

24/3/2018 Story published in the News-mail about being a baton bearer for Bundaberg.

24/3/2018 I was selected by Bundaberg Regional Council to be a baton bearer for Bundaberg and ran the Queens Baton down the main street of Bundaberg.

30/3/2018 Story published in the Village Source about my 12metre painting being displayed in the Commonwealth Games Athletes Village for the duration of the games.

2/4/2018 Artist in residence in the 2018 Commonwealth Games Athletes Village where I painted a 10metre painting with the athletes and dignitaries contributing their fingerprints for two weeks during the Commonwealth Games. Dignitaries included His Royal Highness Charles Prince of Wales, His Royal Highness Prince Edward Earl of Wessex and City of Gold Coast Mayor Tom Tate.

4/4/2018 Podcast radio interview with Luke and Suzie about my 12metre painting being displayed in the Commonwealth Games Athletes Village for the duration of the games.

5/4/2018 City of Gold Coast Mayor Tom Tate handed over one of my paintings to His Royal Highness Charles Prince of Wales as a gift from the City of Gold Coast. The painting is the second of my paintings to hang in the Royal Collection at Buckingham Palace.

5/4/2018 Story published in the North West Star about my 12metre painting being displayed in the Commonwealth Games Athletes Village for the duration of the games.

5/4/2018 Story published in the Village Source about my painting with the athletes in the village.

6/4/2018 Live radio interview on National TalkBlack about my 12metre painting being displayed in the Commonwealth Games Athletes Village for the duration of the games and also about me painting with the athletes in the village.

9/4/2018 Radio interview with NW Qld ABC about my 12metre painting being displayed in the Commonwealth Games Athletes Village for the duration of the games and also about me painting with the athletes in the village.

10/4/2018 Radio interview with ABC Brisbane about my 12metre painting being displayed in the Commonwealth Games Athletes Village for the duration of the games and also about me painting with the athletes in the village.

11/4/2018 Story published in the Brisbane Times and the Sydney Morning Herald about my 12metre painting being displayed in the Commonwealth Games Athletes Village for the duration of the games.

20/4/2018 Story featured in the quarterly Accor Hotel national newsletter about my exhibition at the Sofitel Hotel Broadbeach.

10/5/2018 Story published online about my 14mtr painting that was hung in the Commonwealth Games Athletes Village during the games on ETB World Travel News. http://europe.etbtravelnews.global/355568/making-a-difference-kalkadoon-artist-chernee-sutton/

14/5/2018 Story featured in Brisbane Indigenous Media Associations monthly newsletter as part of the Stayin Strong program. https://s3-ap-southeast-2.amazonaws.com/uploads.989fm.com.au/bimaprojects/20180409041354/Chernee-Sutton.mp3

19/5/2018 Featured artist and guest speaker at ArtFeast art exhibition 2018.