Alicia Rogerson

Biography

Alicia Rogerson is a Western Australian artist-illustrator inspired by dreams, fantasy, childhood and her imagination. Primarily a figurative artist, Alicia tends to focus on solitary feminine figures with bold eyes, elaborate hair and the relationships they have to the world. Her paintings involved hidden symbols, meanings and references. She often incorporates text and is very fond of vintage book pages in her exploration of communication. Through her career, opportunities have been generous and Ali has worked on private, commercial and community projects. Her client list is extensive including SONY/BMG, Penguin Randomhouse and The Australian Women’s Weekly. She has worked on a variety of projects including painting a fibreglass kangaroo, creating window installations, exhibiting in group and solo shows, illustrating CD’s, clothing, magazines and a cookbook.

Solo Exhibitions

2011
I Have A Tale To Tell

Margaret River

2011
Spark

Ruck Rover mini exhibition

2010
Close To Me

Dwellingup Arts Centre

2007
Dreams and Storytales

Behind The Monkey

Group Exhibitions

2015
CORD Dis/connect

East Perth Distillery

2011
Artists For Peace

The Moores Building

2011
Illustrators Australia A3 show

Northcote Town Hall

2010
Drawn Together

Moore's Building

2007
V-Raw Art Exhibition

China Heights Gallery

Awards

2017
2nd Place

2nd Place, Fence Post, Bridgetown Show

2012
Bronze, Illustrators Australia

Highly Commended award

Publications

2012
Baking Day by The Australian Women's Weekly

Cover illustration & full illustrations throughout

2018
Shout Out to the Girls! A Celebration of Awesome Australian Women

2 x illustrations of Connie Johnson and Quentin Bryce

Residencies

2012
Beverley

2011
Margaret River

2010
Dwellingup