Photo by Carla Coulsen
Born in Lismore, NSW, Sally Anderson commenced her undergraduate studies in Fine Art at Southern Cross University (Lismore) and completed them at UNSW Art & Design (Sydney) in 2014. Since graduated Anderson has held several solo exhibitions in both Sydney and Brisbane. In 2017 she was the recipient of the prestigious Brett Whiteley Travelling Arts Scholarship and in 2018 undertook a three-month artist residency at the Cite in Paris. She has been a finalist in the Paddington Art Prize, Kilgour Prize, Portia Geech Award, Sunshine Coast Art Prize. In 2017 Anderson was artist in residence at the Nancy Fairfax Studio (Tweed Regional Gallery) and in 2014 she was invited to participate in the Association of Icelandic Visual Artists (SIM) artist residency in Reykjavik, Iceland.