Skip to Main Content

JCU logoLibrary Guides

Celebrating Townsville Exhibition - The Artists

Educational resources regarding the artists participating in JCU Library's "Celebrating Townsville" exhibition for the T150 project

Alison McDonald

Alison McDonald
b.1962, Australia

BVA (Hons) JCU, MA & Public Space RMIT

Originally from Geelong, Victoria, multi award-winning sculptor Alison McDonald works with plastics, metal and natural materials to create her innovative pieces. Alison, who has completed silversmithing and welding courses, also designs and produces jewellery. Since 2000, her works have featured in over sixty group and solo exhibitions, and are held in local and international collections.



We acknowledge the Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the first inhabitants of the nation and acknowledge Traditional Owners of the lands where our staff and students, live, learn and work.Acknowledgement of Country

Creative Commons Licence
Except where otherwise noted, this work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike (CC BY-SA) 4.0 International License. Content from this Guide should be attributed to James Cook University Library. This does not apply to images, third party material (seek permission from the original owner) or any logos or insignia belonging to JCU or other bodies, which remain All Rights Reserved.