1983 * Having painted throughout his life, Colin began exhibiting his art in 1983, winning critical acclaim from some of Australia‟s top galleries and critics. He has been represented by many galleries throughout Australia and Japan and completed 25 successful solo exhibitions. Colin's work is included in many Private, Corporate and University collections. 1984 * First solo exhibition at the “ SPRING HILL GALLERY ”, Brisbane. 1985 * Solo exhibition at the “ SCHUBERT GALLERY ”, Gold Coast. 1986 * Solo exhibition at the “ SCHUBERT GALLERY ”, Gold Coast. Also some large private commissions in Qld. 1989 * Solo exhibition at “ GREENHILL GALLERIES ”, Perth, W A. * Represented by invitation at the opening of the “ NOOSA REGIONAL GALLERY ” * Commissioned by the New ” PIER HOTEL ” , Cairns, by six works for the Presidential Suite. 1991 * Represented with five works by invitation at the inaugural “Association of Artists Exhibition” held in the new “ NOOSA REGIONAL GALLERY ”. 1992 * Invited with four other artists to be part of the important exhibition, „Considering Landscape‟ held at the “ NOOSA REGIONAL GALLERY ”. 1993 * Invitation by “ SHERATON ” Noosa and Montville Galleries to co-exhibit his work in the Sheraton‟s „Rendezvous Lounge‟ in May- June. 1994 * Co-exhibitor in „ Aspects of Landscape ‟ exhibition at “ NOOSA FINE ART GALLERY ”
1996 * Included by invitation in the „Direct Sun‟ Exhibition held at “ NOOSA REGIONAL GALLERY ” * Solo exhibition „A Lucky Country‟ held at “BURNS GALLERY” , Eumundi, Qld . 1997 * Private Commissions 1998 * Solo exhibition at the “ JODY GILCRIST GALLERY ”, New Farm, Brisbane, Qld. 1999 * Solo exhibition at “ GALLERY B ”, Tokyo, Japan. * Group exhibition at “ STEEL REID STUDIO ”, Brisbane City, Qld. 2000 * „About Queensland Artists‟ exhibition,” CONRAD INTERNATIONAL” , Brisbane. * Solo exhibition,” CONRAD INTERNATIONAL”, Brisbane. * Solo exhibition, “ RBG GALLERY ”, Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, NSW 2002 * Solo exhibition,” NOOSA REGIONAL GALLERY ”, Noosa, Qld. * Solo exhibition at “FRANCIS REILLY GALLERY ” Eumundi, Qld. 2003 * Working on private commissions with some of QLD‟s top interior designers! 2004 * Solo exhibition at the “ LYNNE WILTON GALLERY ” High street Armadale Vic Australia. 2005 * Solo exhibition at the “ HYATT REGENCY COOLUM “ Coolum Beach QLD. 2008 * Solo exhibition at the "Mad Fish" Exhibition Space & Restaurant, Kings Beach Qld.
2009 * Relocated to the Byron Bay coast, where he worked on a new suite of coastal works! 2010 *Retuning to Noosa and is embarking on an exciting rendition of the imagery of that area! 2020 *Colin continues to paint and show widely across Australia, eschewing solo exhibitions for the more penetrating distribution method of spreading his works far and wide to a multiple of galleries.