R e s u m e  -  J u t t a   P i l z

- Summary -

Born and educated in Germany

Apprenticeship for Theatre Make up Artist in Munich

Moved  with husband to Sydney Australia 1969 – 1982

Resided in London 1983 – 1990 where she studied the Art of Lead-lighting and Glass Appliqué

Returned to Australia 1991 and started her Garasu Art Studio in Mudgeeraba, QLD

Jutta works and teaches from there.


- Art Related Education, Courses and Workshops -

Glass Casting and Cold Glass Working – Richard Whiteley – University in Canberra

Mould Making for glass with Erica Meyer, Byron Bay

Mould Making with Nik Bowden, Gold Coast

Glass Fusing and Design – USQ Toowoomba

Sculpture with Ryal Hynwood – USQ Toowoomba

Sculpture in Stone and wood – classes with Eric Green, Gold Coast

Sculpture in Clay – classes with Midge Johansen, Gold Coast

Leadlight and Glass Applique – Richmond College, London

Apprenticeship for Theatre Make-up Artist in Munich


- Exhibitions -

Artfelt, Ballina (2)

Marymount Art Festival (2)

Trinity Lutheran College Art & Craft Exhibition (4)

RBS Morgan’s Art Exhibition

Women’s Project, 19 Karen Contemporary Art Space

‘’Swell’’ Currumbin Sculpture Festival (3)

Border Art Prize – Gold Coast and Murwillumbah (6)

Summer Art Exhibition at Crown Plaza Royal Pines Resort

Cultural Exchange Exhibitions at the Gold Coast City Art Gallery (2)

Sculpture & Painting Expose at Bruce Watling Gallery, Southport

5 River Art Prize, Gold Coast

Members Exhibitions Society of Sculptors (annual)

Global Sculpture Prize (annual)

AFA Members Exhibition – GC Art Gallery (annual)


- Publications -

Artfelt Shutterfly publication 2012, 2010

GC Bulletin, Art with Marina Saint Martin July 2009

Craft Arts International, No 49, 2000, pg 110


- Awards -

Highly Commended – Sculptors Society 2013

Tony Palmer Award – People’s Choice Award 2011

Trinity Lutheran Art & Craft 1st 2009

Somerset College Art Prize 2nd 2002

Somerset College Art Prize 3rd 2001

Tony Palmer Award – 1st 2000


- Related Work History -

Teaches sculpture in clay and Winterstone

Teaches lead light and glass applique

President of Sculptors Society GC – 2 terms

Instigator and organizer of Art Expose at the Bruce Watling Gallery

Organization, publicity and fund raising for the annual Global Sculpture Prize


- Public & Corporate Art Commissions -

Whale Tail in Winterstone – Public Art for Ramada Hervey Bay

Penguins in Winterstone and bronze – Public Art for Silverwater Resort, Vic

Abstract Form in aluminium and glass – Crown Plaza, Caloundra

Eidothea in clay and bronze – Chevron Renaissance, Gold Coast

Abstract Form in Winterstone – Chevron Renaissance, Gold Coast

Greeting the Sun in hebel –  Public Art, Parkland Southport for GC Council

Eve in Winterstone with aluminium finish – Public Art for GC Council

Abstract Forms in hebel – Jupiters Casino, Gold Coast

Cacti in Fibre Glass – Aqua Building, Gold Coast

Vessels in Clay and slumped Glass – The Platinum on the Beach, GC


- Contact Details -

10 Adios Court

Mudgeeraba QLD 4213


Mo: (61) 0403 188 154


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