Looking forward to my solo show, Further to Fly showing from 11 March - 23 April, 2022 at Gallerysmith, 170-174 Abbotsford St, North Melbourne. An opening celebration will take place on Saturday 19 March. 





I am delighted to have my painting Hush included in the wonderful show I Am Here, which is curated by Katherine Hattam. Showing 6 - 27 March 2021 at Arthouse Gallery, Sydney, NSW


I'm pleased to have my painting, Accord included in the group show, Of Colour & Light - Women Abstract Artists Biennial 2020. Curated by Anna Prifti.

West End Art Space, 112 Adderley St, West Melbourne
16 December - 28 February 2021

As part of this exhibition's program, I will be part of a panel discussion that the Women's Art Register has organised. 

The discussion will be an open and inclusive forum for the artists and audience to discuss their work and the idea of abstraction as a vehicle for women artists.

Panel: Veronica Caven Aldous, Jennifer Goodman, Fiona Halse, Anne Hastie, Wendy Kelly, Stephania Leigh and Kerrie Warren.

Facilitated by Danielle McCarthy and Caroline Phillips from the Women's Art Register.

Saturday 13 February, 12 - 1.30pm
West End Art Space
112 Adderley Street, West Melbourne




Absolutely delighted that Solitude, 2020, as one part of a collection of 19 artworks named 'Postcards from a pandemic (2020)', is now part of the Geelong Art Gallery Collection. This donation represents the socio-cultural significance of the @modernistersfor fundraising project. 


Colour -
my solo exhibition of paintings, tapestries and collages, will be showing at Gallerysmith, 170-174 Abbotsford St, North Melbourne, Vic, from March 12 - April 25, with the opening reception on Saturday 14 March, 2 - 4 pm. 

Catalogue with essay by Tess Maunder

Please come to the opening, or else to see the show during the run of the exhibition!


I'm pleased to be able to donate two archival digital prints, Spectra #1 and Spectra #3 to Art Aid Gippsland, an exhibition and auction which aims to raise money to benefit the Gippsland Emergency Relief Fund, following Gippsland's catastrophic bush fires.

Gippsland Art Gallery
An exhibition of highlights will be displayed at the gallery from 15 February to 15 March with both an online auction and a timed auction to follow.




I'm very happy to have my painting, Accord included in this group show of abstract work. Please see details below and come along if you can.

Langford 120 presents @ Stephen McLaughlan Gallery
Level 8, Room 16, Nicholas Building
37 Swanston Street, Melbourne


October 23 - November 9, Opening Saturday 26, 2-4pm

Liliana Barbieri,Adrian Corke, Sarah Duyshart, Phil Edwards, Gracie Edwards, Jennifer Goodman
Fiona Halse, Joseph De Lutiis, Janet Passehl, Susie Leahy Raleigh, Fran van Riemsdyk
Theo Strasser, Wilma Tabacco, Sarah Tomasetti, Stephen Wickham, Anne Wilson



I'm back from my residency in Perth and am extremely happy to announce that my painting, Flight has been acquired from my show, Inner Responses at Turner Galleries, by the University of Western Australia for their collection. Happy for it to be going to such a wonderful home!



I am delighted to announce that I have been selected as an artist in residence with the Turner Galleries Art Angels Artist in Residence Program. This residency includes a four week exhibition in the main gallery opening on Friday 15 March 2019, running until Saturday 13 April. If you are in Perth, please come and see the show. 





If you happen to be in West Melbourne between 5 - 27 October, drop in to West End Art Space and see the exhibition Of Colour & Light 2018, curated by Anna Prifti. My painting, Tristan is part of this biennial show, which features Victorian women abstract artists. Opening 6 October, 2 - 5pm Guest speaker Kate Nodrum. 



My painting, Flight has been selected as a finalist in the John Leslie Art Prize. The exhibition will be held at The Gippsland Art Gallery, 70 Foster St, Sale from 22 September to 25 November 2018. Winner will be announced at the opening event on Friday 21 September, 6 - 8pm. 



Happy to be included in Abstraction#TwentyEighteen, where one of my paintings, Power to the Imagination, is hanging as part of a project exhibiting abstract/non objective art across five Melbourne venues - Langford 120, Deakin University, Justin Art House Museum, Five Walls and Stephen McLaughlin Gallery. This project acknowledges the 50 year anniversary of The Field Exhibition and is on at the same time as The Field Revisited, showing at the NGV.
Curated by Wilma Tabacco and Stephen Wickham.

Saturday 21 April - Sunday 20 May

Opening reception Sunday 29 April, 2-4 pm





The Long Wait for the Angel - Solo exhibition - Gallerysmith, 170 - 174 Abbotsford St, North Melbourne, Vic

Thursday 16 November - Saturday 9 December, 2014

Opening reception Saturday 18 November, 4-6 pm 


Catalogue with essay by Chloé Wolifson


Studio with Musing




Delighted to be featured in the latest edition of Artist Profile (issue 41).

'Jennifer Goodman: The Long Wait for the Angel' essay by Ted Snell, and photography by Andrew Curtis




I'm thrilled to announce that my painting Zephyr has won the Local Art Prize in the 2017 Bayside Acquisitive Art Award.




My work has been selected as a finalist in the Bayside Acquisitive Art Prize. The exhibition will be held at The Gallery at Bayside Arts & Cultural Centre, Brighton Town Hall, cnr Carpenter & Wilson Streets, Brighton from 6 May to 18 June 2017. Winners will be announced at the opening event on Thursday 11 May, 6 - 8pm. 


Zephyr  2016  oil on linen  120 x 200cm

Zephyr 2016 oil on linen 120 x 200cm




The Australian Tapestry Workshop will be holding an exhibition of work created by 2016 artists in residence. My residency was a great experience and I am delighted to be showing two works produced during my time there, Lana 1 and Lana 2.

The exhibition will run from 17 May to 7 July 2017, with the opening event on Tuesday 16 May from 6 - 8pm.





I will have some of my pigment prints in ‘0+1 Digital Prints’, a group show curated by Stephen Wickham, showing at Stephen McLaughlin Gallery from September 14 - October 1 2016. Please join the artists, Tracey Coutts, Stephen Wickham and me at the opening on Saturday September 17 from 2 -4pm



Gallerysmith will be showing two works at DENFAIR at the Melbourne Exhibition and Convention Centre from 2 - 4 June 2016. DENFAIR is a three-day event offering a fine selection of the best in contemporary art, furniture and design.
DENFAIR is an uncompromised reflection of Melbourne's passion for design, aesthetics and originality.  


My painting Ravel has been selected as a finalist in the 2016 Bayside Acquisitive Art Prize. 

The exhibition will be open to the public from 7th May to 26th June 2016 with winners announced at the opening event on Thursday 12th May at 6pm. Judges are Guy Abrahams, Kirsty Grant and Julie Skate.



If you happen to be in the area, please drop by the McClelland Gallery + Sculpture Park at Langwarrin to see five of my pigment prints from the Spectra series hanging in the McClelland Collection exhibition until 19 June 2016.



















Delighted that my work has been chosen as a finalist in the Calleen Art Award to be held at Cowra Regional Art Gallery, NSW, from 1 May - 19 June 2016.



Happy to be a finalist in The 39th Alice Prize to be held at Araluen Art Centre, Alice Springs from 16 April - 13 June 2016.



Delighted to be selected as an Artist in Residence at the Australian Tapestry Workshop.  I will be undertaking a special project at the workshop in April. 





My painting, Blush 2, has been selected as a finalist in the 2015 Gold Coast Art Prize. The exhibition will be held at the Gold Coast City Gallery from 5 December 2015 to 31 January 2016.


Blush 2


































Excited to be exhibiting a selection of works including five new paintings with Gallerysmith at Sydney Contemporary, 9 - 13 September 2015 at Carriageworks, Sydney.


Ravel, 2015




My collage show, Apropos will be showing at Gallerysmith, 170-174 Abbotsford St, North Melbourne, from Thursday 23 July - Saturday 22 August, 2015.

Opening reception - Saturday 25 July, 4-6pm






June 18 - July 11. 2015


I have work in this group show. Gallerysmith welcomes the Winter Solstice with an exhibition that celebrates the astronomical transition from the shortest day of the year. This group exhibition comprises paintings and works on paper which link either directly or indirectly to the movement of the moon and its effect on the changing light. Artists include:

Ian Friend, Jennifer Goodman, Ngaio Lenz, Stephen Ormandy and Lee Salomone




As part of Two of a Kind, a curated show at Bundoora Homestead Art Centre, I will be taking part in an artist talk/conversation with artist Katherine Hattam and curator Renee Cosgrove.

Date: Sat May 2, 2015 , 3.30-4.30pm





I am a finalist in the inaugural Bayside Acquisitive Art Prize 2015 with my painting  Sweep 1 from 2014. The exhibition will be open to the public from 2nd May to 13th June 2015 with winners announced at the opening event on Thursday 7th May at 6pm. The prize will be judged by Frances Lindsay AM, Dr Vincent Alessi and Julie Skate.





I will exhibiting two paintings in a forthcoming exhibition at Bundoora Homestead Art Centre, curated by Renee Cosgrove. The show will run from the 22nd April to 31 May 2015, with an opening on Saturday 2nd May. 

Two of a kind will showcase 30 artworks from the City of Darebin’s Art Collection. The exhibition is a celebration of key works in the Collection.  Each artist included in the exhibition will be invited to show a new work made in the last two years to accompany their work from the collection. 



I will be having a collage show in July 2015 with Gallerysmith, North Melbourne.



I'm pleased to announce that my work will be shown with Gallerysmith at Sydney Contemporary art fair in September 2015.



2014 -


'COUNTER-CURRENT' - Solo exhibition - Gallerysmith, 170 - 174 Abbotsford St, North Melbourne, Vic

Thursday 13 November - Saturday 13 December, 2014

Opening reception Saturday 15 November, 4-6 pm 


Catalogue with essay by Dr Wilma Tabacco


Short Film "Jennifer Goodman - COUNTER-CURRENT" by Adrian Goodman






'MELBOURNE ART FAIR' - Gallerysmith, Royal Exhibition Buildings, Carlton, Vic

Wednesday 13 August - Sunday 17 August, 2014 

Featuring work by Kirsten Berg, Lucas Grogan and Jennifer Goodman



I am pleased to announce that I am now represented by -



170 - 174 Abbotsford Street,

North Melbourne, 3051

T (03) 9329 1860





2013 -


'COPY CUT PASTE: Contemporary Collage' - John Buckley Gallery, 114 Bendigo St Prahran, Vic

8 May - 8 June, 2013

Featuring works by: Peter Fifer, Rosalie Gasgoine, Jennifer Goodman, Elizabeth Gower, Katherine Hattam, Nick Mangan, John Nixon, Gareth Sansom, Marc Savoia, Carl Scrase, Imants Tillers, Murray Walker & Tony Wolfenden.




2012 -


'SENSES & THOUGHTS' - Solo exhibition - John Buckley Gallery, 8 Albert St Richmond, Vic

24 October - 17 November, 2012

Opening reception Wednesday 24 October, 6-8 pm

To be opened by

Alan R. Dodge AM
Chevalier de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres

View online catalogue


'FINALIST 2012 NATIONAL WORKS ON PAPER EXHIBITION' - Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery, Mornington, Vic

The Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery's National Works on Paper Exhibition (NWOP) is a biennial exhibition showing contemporary Australian artists working on or with paper.

19 August - 7 October, 2012


'A PRIVATE VIEW: ART COLLECTING IN THE CITY OF GLEN EIRA' - Glen Eira City Council Gallery, Caulfield, Vic

The exhibition will celebrate the vision of local art collectors and their desire to share their collecting passion with the wider community.

12 - 29 July, 2012



'WINTER COLLECTORS' - John Buckley Gallery, 8 Albert St, Richmond, Vic

An exhibition featuring the work of artists represented by the gallery - Gareth Sansom, Dale Hickey, John Firth-Smith, Domenico de Clario, Steve Cox, Rodney Glick, Lesley Dumbrell, Peter D. Cole, Bruce Armstrong, Tully Moore, Jennifer Goodman, Jill Orr, Simon Strong, Glenn Walls and Geoffrey Bartlett

6 June - 30 June, 2012


'FRAMES OF REFERENCE' - Group exhibition by artists working in a variety of geometric abstract modes

Curated by Wilma Tobacco

Langford 120, 120 Langford St, North Melbourne, Vic

14 June - 16 July, 2012

Opening function Saturday 16 June, 2 - 5pm






2011 -


'CONVERSATIONS' - John Buckley Gallery

An exhibition featuring work of the seven women artists represented by the gallery - Jennifer Goodman, Leslie Dumbrell, Katherine Hattam, Hilarie Mais, Emma Van Leest, Christine Healy and Su Baker.

30 November, 2011 - 11 February, 2012


'THE FLEURIEU ART PRIZE 2011' - Hardy's Tintara Winery, SA

3 November - 5 December 2011



3 - 25 September 2011


'THE MUSWELLBROOK OPEN ART PRIZE 2011' - Muswellbrook Regional Arts Centre, NSW

28 May - 10 July 2011