Melbourne born and based, Shane is an early-career artist who began as a painter in 2002 and spent the years 2005-2012 in Wellington New Zealand, studying and working in the Fine Arts industry as a multi-disciplinary artist where he completed his MFA IN 2010 at Massey University. Shane has developed a full-time, diverse practice that incorporates studio and dealer gallery projects with temporary and permanent civic sculpture. Currently working between Melbourne & Wellington, Shane is building a trans-Tasman career and undertaking his PhD at Deakin University.