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2015-16 Schedule for EXHIBITIONS

Nov-Jan 2018Artist in residencyDandenong, Melbourne VIC
23-24 SeptOpen Studio weekendManly Arts Festival, Unit 5 / 13 Ponderosa Parade Warriewood
Aug-SeptSpectrum 6Glen Street Theatre Gallery, Belrose
22 July-26AugRecent Works by Midori FurzeRestaurant Kyusyu, Neutral Bay
28 June - 9 July Art exhibition, わ和輪WaCreative Space, North Curl Curl
May-JuneSpectrum 4Glen Street Theatre Gallery, Belrose
Mar-AprSpectrum 2Glen Street Theatre Gallery, Belrose
Jan-FebSpectrum 1Glen Street Theatre Gallery, Belrose
Dec16-Jan17Concept 4Glen Street Theatre Gallery, Belrose

2016 Schedule for WORKSHOPS & EVENTS

7 OctOrigami workshop Ryokan Gojyuan, Balmain
2 SeptOrigami workshop Ryokan Gojyuan, Balmain
13 JulyOrigami workshop Waverley Library, Bondi
11 JulyOrigami workshop Penrith Library
3 JuneOrigami workshop Ryokan Gojyuan, Balmain
4 MarOrigami workshop Ryokan Gojyuan, Balmain
22 JanOrigami workshop Universal Kids, Chatswood
Please check Midori's latest workshop schedule on origami dolly website. http://origamidolly.tumblr.com/workshops


2016Open Studio & ExhibitionMidori Furze Art Studio, Brookvale
2014Open Studio & ExhibitionWarringah Creative Space, Nth Curl Curl
2013Colour and Sound in HarmonyLane Cove Music & Culture Centre, Lane Cove
2013Origami DisplayForestville Library, Forestville
2013Fold with Love IIArthouse Hotel, Sydney
2012-13Hear the Wind Sing Arthouse Hotel, Sydney
2012Pockets Full of LoveLaneway Art Depot, Brookvale
2011Little Love in C Major Sydney Children's Hospital, Randwick
2010Spring in E major The Arthouse Hotel, Sydney
2009Jazz in the Air Manly Library, Manly
2008Always Music in Mind Washhouse Gallery, Rozelle


2017Exhibition わ和輪WA Creative Space, North Curl Curl
2016"Made / Arranged" Saint Cloche Gallery, Paddington
2015Warringah Creative Space Studio Artists Exhibition Warringah Creative Space
2014Warringah Creative Space Studio Artists Exhibition Warringah Creative Space
2014"Love Moment" Art Moments Gallery, Bondi Beach
2013-15Art & Soul CollectiveGlen Street Gallery, Belrose
2013-14Australian Chinese Painting SocietySee Street Gallery, Meadowbank
2013311 Support Fukushima KidsWabi Sabi Garden, St Kilda, VIC
2010-11Waste to Art Photographic Exhibition Warringah Art Prize
2010-13Sydney Children's Hospital Exhibitions Randwick
2009-12Pittwater Community Arts Avalon Recreation Centre
2009-12Northern Expressions Artists Collective Parliament House, Lane Cove Gallery and more
2010-11Eramboo Artists GroupEramboo and Manly Art Gallery
2011Sydney Art ShowDarling Harbour, Sydney
2009-11Art for GoatsArthouse Hotel, Gallery Cats and more
2010-11Ku-Ring-Gai Art SocietySt Ives, Ryde and more
2008-11North Sydney Art SocietyManly, Queencliff, Mona Vale
2009-10Art SydneyMoore Park


2011-15Warringah Art Prize Brookvale, Curl Curl
2001-12Northbridge Art Prize Gallery 307
2010-12North Sydney Art Prize North Sydney
2011Hornsby Art PrizeHornsby Gallery
2009Sydney Royal Easter Show Sydney Olympic Centre, Homebush


Nov 2017-Jan 2018 Artist in residencyDandenong, Melbourne VIC
2016 Special award from the Consul-General of Japan, SydneySydney
2015 Resident Artist at Warringah Mall WestfieldBrookvale
2015 Warringah Art PrizeWarringah Creative Space
2015 Resident Artist at Warringah Creative SpaceNorth Curl Curl
2014 Resident Artist at Warringah Creative SpaceNorth Curl Curl
2014 The Rocks Pop-up, Fold with Love IIIThe Rocks, Sydney
2013 Ocean Care Day ProjectManly Community Centre, Manly
2013 Grant for Origami Festival in ManlyJapan Foundation, Sydney
2012 Finalist in Northbridge Art PrizeGallery 307, Northbridge
2012 Finalist in Warringah Art Prize, CommendedArtfocus Gallery, Brookvale
2012 1st Prize in Colour in Your Life Red ChallengeChroma
2011 Finalist in North Sydney Art PrizeNorth Sydney
2011 Featured Artist at North Shore Art Society ExhibitionManly
2011 Resident Artist at Underground Art SpaceBalgowlah
2010 Finalist in Warringah Art PrizeArtfocus Gallery, Brookvale
2010 Finalist in Northbridge Art PrizeGallery 307, Northbridge
2010 Finalist in Hornsby Art PrizeCherrybrook
2010 Finalist in North Sydney Art PrizeNorth Sydney
2010 Resident Artist at Eramboo Artists EnvironmentTerrey Hills
2009 Finalist in Sydney Royal Easter ShowHomebush
2008 Selected in Avant Card awardSydney & Australia-wide
2006 1st Prize in Contemporary section in St Ives Art ShowSt. Ives
2006 1st Prize in figuartive section in St Ives Art ShowSt Ives


Digital NativeDarlinghurst
BanjoMcMahon Points
Infocus DesignLane Cove
Twentieth LetterArncliff
Daiso IndustriesSydney
Ernst & YoungSydney
Event PlanetEdgecliff
Magnum PRSurry Hills
Parramatta CouncilParramatta
Centre GroupSydney
Grumpy SailorPyrmont
AMP CapitalPerth


2016 Barangaroo Street FairArtsPeople, Sydney
2016 Summer FestivalGarden City Shopping Centre, Perth
2016 Tanabata Star VillageArtsPeople, Powerhouse Museum
2016 TV ad for NAB, National Australia BankCollider Sydney
2016 The Cherry Blossom Project2011 Japan disaster commemoration event, Manly
2015 Fold with Love IVBurwood Westfield Shopping Centre, Burwood, Sydney
2015 Backdrop Setting for Rake series 4, Episode 1ABC 1, Sydney
2015 Pop-up StudioWarringah Mall, Brookvale
2015 Tanabata Waku waku ProjectInternational Grammar School
2015 Fukishima Japan Charity EventManly, Balmain
2014 Lotus Festival at Nan Tien TempleWoolongong, NSW
2014 Ocean Care Day @Manly BeachManly Environment Centre, Manly
2014 Warringah Creative Space Exhibition & Open Studio WeekendNorth Curl Curl
2014 Daiso opening origami eventMacquorie Park, North Ryde
2014 Origami art worksATO, AMP function
2014 The Rocks Pop-up, Fold with Love IIIThe Rocks, Sydney
2013Origami Festival in ManlyManly Art Gallery, Manly
2013MM Pop Up StudioArtist Run Art Space, Brookvale
2013One Love ProjectNPO, Artarmon
2012NSW art program for Year 7 & 8Featured Artist
2012Laneway Art DepotArtist Run Art Space, Brookvale
2011-13Ganbare NipponNPO , Manly
2011-13Origami-Bokin, Fukushima Rainbow StayNPO , Sydney
2010-11Fold with LOVE - 1000 Paper Cranes Sydney Children's Hospital, Randwick
2011-13Artist at Art EXSydney Children's Hospital Foundation, Randwick
2011North Head Art SanctuaryManly Environment Centre, Manly
2010-11Eramboo Frame worksManly Art Gallery, Manly
2010Art Show CuratorFreshwater Festival of Chamber Music
2009-10Art IM coordinatorBear Cottage, Manly
2009Make Up Your MindCreative Mums, Manly Arts Festival
2009WoManly T-shirts ExhibitionCreative Mums, Manly Arts Festival
2007-13 Ocean Care Day Manly Environment Centre, Manly


Museum of Applied Science Sydney
Powerhouse Museum Discovery Centre Castle Hills
Art Gallery of NSWSydney
Japan Foundation SydneyChippendale
Universal Pictures AustraliaMoore Park
Fairfax Events Sydney
National Australia BankSydney
St George BankSydney
Westpac BankSydney
Daiso Mcquarie Centre
Parramatta Westfield Parramatta
Garden City Shopping CentrePerth, WA
Burwood Westfield Burwood
Westfield Warringah Mall Brookvale
Winterlights FestivalParramatta
Sydney International Motor Show Daling Harbour
Riverside TheatreParramatta
Gallery Klei Sydney
Warringah Creative SpaceNorth Curl Curl
Tramshed Art Centre Narrabeen
Eramboo Artist Environment Terrey Hills
Ryokan Gojyuan Balmain
Koskela Rosebery
Croydon Park FestivalCroydon Park Sydney
Pittwater Art Fest PCA, Avalon
Chattie's KomachiChatswood
Harmony festivalLane Cove Council
Warringah CouncilWarringah
Woollahra CouncilWoollahra
Parramatta City Council Parramatta
Blacktown Council Penrith
Penrith Council Penrith
Waverly Council Bondi
Bayside Council Rockdale
Castle Hill Council Castle Hill
Rockdale CouncilRockdale
Woollahra Council Double Bay
Pennant Hill Library Pennant Hills
North Sydney Council North Sydney
Matsuri in SydneyDarling Harbour, Sydney
International Grammar School Ultimo, Sydney
Oxfordfalls Grammar School Oxfordfalls
University of Sydney, Student UnionUltimo
Ryde TAFE Ryde
Maquarie Univirsity Maquarie Park
Art Expo, University of Technology, Sydney Sydney
Willoughby Girls High School Willoughby
Steiner School Belrose
Stella Maris College Manly
University of Sydney, Women's collegePyrmont
SCEGGS Redlands Cremone
Manly West Primary School North Manly
Wenona School North Sydney
North bridge Public School Northbridge
Steiner Preschool Chatswood
North Sydney Girls High School North Sydney
Sydney Japanese School Terrey Hills
Boronia Hall Preschool North manly
Little Dove Preschool Balgowlah
Manly Village Primary School Manly
Harbord Primary School Freshwater
Sydney Children's Hospital Randwick
Allambie Retirement Village Allambie Heights
MOSAIC Centre Willoughby Council
Bear CottageManly
Sydney Rainbow Stay North Sydney
Children's Home Ashfield


2017 Nichigo Press, August
Nichigo Press, June
Manly Daily, 1/8 & 8/8/2017
Art Guide, July-Aug
Peninsular Living Magazine, July
Art Almanac, June
Sam Mac, Sunrise, Channel 7, 6 Mar
2016 Moriya Taro, Nichigo Press, Nov
Art/Edit Magazine, Summer, Issue 12
Art/Edit Magazine, Spring, Issue 11
Nichigo Press, Sept
The Weekend West, 11 Sept
The West Australian, 7 Sept
Nichigo Press, Aug
Shingo Usami, SBS radio, 5 July
Rod Bennett, Manly Daily 2 Mar
Michelle Holmes, NBC Radio, 11 Feb
JamsTV, Okamura Kayo Sept
2015Rod Bennett, Manly Daily 25Sept
Rod Bennett, Manly Daily 4 July
YouTube video Warringah Creative Space July
Jenta 26 June
Calvary Connect(Newcastle hospital) June
ACPS May newsletter
Nichigo Press April
Westfield Warringah Mall
2014Rod Bennett, Manly Daily, 21 Nov
Rod Bennett, Manly Daily, 19 Sept
Rod Bennett, Manly Daily, 11 Sept
Michelle Holmes, Northern Beaches Community Radio
Tamaki Kurahashi, Nagomi no ma, Sept
Yoshimi Idota, Jenta, Sydney 13 Sept
JamsTV, Okamura Kayo Sept
Ryokan Gojyuan by Sally Stanton, Sydney weekender, Channel 7
Look Magazine, Art Gallery of NSW July
Jenny Hatton Mahon, Weekend Notes, Sydney 16 June
Jenny Hatton Mahon, Weekend Notes, Sydney 28 April
Rod Bennett, Manly Daily 26 April
Yoshimi Idota, Jenta, Sydney 16 May
Azusa Mori, Nichigo Press May
Iwatani, JamsTV 25 April
2013Jenta, 27 Dec
Channel Ten News, 5 Dec
Broadway Shopping Centre magazine, Dec
Jenta, 25 Oct
Nichigo Press, Oct
JamsTV, Okamura Kayo Sept
Jane Arakawa, North Shore Community Radio FM99.3 26Sept
Rod Bennett Manly Daily, 20 Sept
Nichigo Press, Azusa Mori, Sept
Japanese Magazine, Brilliant, Sachiko Marchand, Sept
Jenta, Yoshimi Itoda, 13 Sept
JamsTV, Okamura Kayo, Aug
Sydney Weekend Notes, Aug
Rod Bennett Manly Daily, 8 Feb
Jenta-Japanese, 11Jan
2012 Jenta-Japanese, 7Sept
Manly Daily, 8Sept
Art Expo magazine, University of Technology Sydney, Sept
Jenta-English, 24Aug
Kate Hutchinson, Peninsula Living Magazine June
Jenta-English, 11May
Jenta-Japanese, 11 May
Manly Daily, 12 May
Manly Daily, 5 May
Rod Bennett, Manly Daily 17 Feb
Uncommon Materials to draw or paint with - by Ina Mar, Red Bubble January
The Pittwater Life, January
2011 Rod Bennett, Manly Daily Oct 19
Southerncross Courier September
Jenta, Weekend September 16
Video Clip "Underground ARTspace" by Marijose Cruz, Sept
Manly Daily September 6
Interview by Marijose Cruz, Aug 16
Weekend, Manly Daily September 3
2010 Mai Okamatsu, Jenta magazine Oct
"Fine Art & Decorative Paintings" magazine Vol.17 No.12 Sept
Yayoi Okura, Nichigo Press Sept
Mai Okamatsu, Jenta magazine Sept
Kate Hutchinson, Peninsula Living magazine Sept
Daily Telegraph "Best weekend- Origami workshop" Sept
Jane Arakawa, North Shore Community Radio FM99.3 Sept
Mai Okamatsu, Jenta magazine Aug
Asako Suzuki, Jenta magazine July
Laura Greaves, Peninsula Living magazine April
Laura Greaves, Peninsula Living magazine March
2009"Fine Art & Decorative Paintings" magazine Vol.17 No.3
"Fine Art & Decorative Paintings" magazine Vol.17 No.2
"Red Door Creative" Newsletter October 09
Jane Arakawa, North Shore Community Radio FM99.3 September 25
Sam & Francofous.DC, Northern Beaches Community Radio FM88.7 Sept 13
"Fine Art & Decorative Paintings" magazine Vol.16 No.11
Bree Ashwin, "Art Beats" North Shore Community Radio FM99.3 August 17
Jane Arakawa, North Shore Community Radio FM99.3 August 6
"Fine Art & Decorative Paintings" magazine Vol.16 No.10
Manly Daily, Lava
Jane Arakawa, North Shore Community Radio FM99.3 June 3
Barbara Shorter, Northern Beaches Community Radio FM88.7May 20
Sue Hoban, Manly Daily, "Profile" May 19
Jenta, Japanese weekly magazine
Manly Daily, Lava
Sunday Telegraph
Jenta, Japanese weekly magazine, May, Oct & Nov
2008Sydney Morning Herald, "Spectrum"
Sonia Komaravalli, Ciao Magazine
Mai Igarashi, Nichigo Press, November
Innerwest Courier, November
Twisted Fa by Frozenfa, June
2007Daily Telegraph, October


2017 Bayside Council, Lunar festivalRockdale
Blacktown Council, Lunar festivalBlacktown
Parramatta Council, Lunar festivalParramatta
Morning Herald Lunar food festivalPyrmont
2016 Uniqlo 34 hour saleParramatta
Movie "Kubo and two strings"Universal Pictures
Luner New Year Festival MessageWestpac Bank
2014 The Paper Mill on Georges River ProjectLiverpool, Sydney
Disney Channel, Hanging with Adam & NaomiMaroubra Beach, Sydney
Artist TalkWarringah Council, North Curl Curl
Artist TalkAGM, Art & Soul Collective, Cromer
Origami Demonstration at Ryokan GojyuanSydney Weekend, Channel 7
2013 Origami InstallationBroadway Shopping Centre, Sydney
Ocean Care DayManly Community Centre, Manly Beachfront
20 Frames of ChristmasSydney Children's Hospital, Randwick
Warming Party at MM StudioMM Pop up Studio, Brookvale
Ryokan Gojyuan Grand OpeningBalmain
Action Painting at AMP Capital FunctionOcean Room, The Rocks
Channel 10 "Ready Steady Cook"Channel 10
Group exhibition, "GOLD!"Sydney Children's Hospital Foundation, Randwick
Origami WorkshopsPowerhouse Museum Discovery Centre, Castle Hills
Senior week Upcycle WorkshopWarringah Council, Warringah Mall meeting room
Meriton Sydney InvitationalCharity Gala auction for Westmead Childrens Hospital
Exhibition, 311Support Fukushima KidsWabi Sabi Garden, St Kilda, Melbourne
Face to Face Fukushima Australian TourNSW Teachers Federation Auditorium, Surry Hills
Bridal Open DayArthouse Hotel, Sydney
Origami Workshop, the Lunar New Year Twilight festivalParramatta City Council
2012 Sydney International Motor Show "Origami Workshop"Darling Harbour Exhibition Centre, Sydney
Willoughby Multicultural Centre School holiday workshop "Lipstick Portrait workshop"MOSAIC Centre, Willoughby Council
PCA Artfest "Paper Plane Races - Art in the park"Dunber Park, Avalon
Manly Arts Festival 2012 Open studio & exhibitionLaneway Art Depot, Brookvale
UTS Art Expo "Origami workshop"Broadway campus, University of Technology, Sydney
Origami workshop Penrith Public Library, Penrith
Origami Demonstration and origami clinic Art Shop in Mona Vale
6x6x2012 Exhibition Rochester Contemporary Art Center, New York
5th Annual Art Along the Boardwalk Lavender Bay, North Sydney
Origami workshop Laneway Art Depot, Brookvale
Origami workshop Sydney Children's Hospital Foundation, Randwick
Origami workshop "Remembering Fukushima" Japan Disaster 1st Anniversary Charity Event, Sydney
Smart Art workshop by Megan Bayliss, the Junk Wave Laneway Art Depot, Brookvale
2012 Meriton Sydney Invitational Charity Auction Avondale. For Westmead Children's Hospital
Origami workshopsThe Art Shop Mona Vale
2011Very Kere Christmas Art exhibitionUnderground ARTspace
Artists Talk "Eramboo Frame Works exhibition"Manly Art Gallery, Manly
MND Charity exhibition "My Nearest & Dearest"Arthouse Hotel, Sydney
"Fold with LOVE - 1000 Paper cranes"Sydney Children's Hospital, Randwick- Organisor
"Fold with LOVE" workshopLouis Vuitton Australia, Sydney- Guest artist and instructor
"Fold with LOVE" workshopSydney Children's Hospital School and local PS - Guest artist and instructor
Resident ArtistNorth Head Sanctuary, Manly Environment centre, Manly
North Shore Art Society ExhibitionFeatured Artist of the society, North Styne, Manly
Origami workshopsSydney Children's Hospital School, Randwick - Guest artist
Solo Exhibition "Little Love in C Major"Sydney Children's Hospital, Randwick
"Local Birds" for Manly Environment Centre Yindela Art Space, Davidson
John Colet School Art show Belrose
"Art 57"Manly Selective Canvas, NBSC, Nth Curl Curl
Art Along the Boardwalk Milson's Point, North Sydney
Workshop "Lipstick Girls" with recycling make-up products Tramshed community centre, Narrabeen - Instructor
Art Under the Microscope 2011 Concord Hospital, Concord
Japan/Pacific Disaster Appeal - A giant Origami Demonstration Manly
2011 Meriton Sydney Invitational Charity Auction Avondale, Sydney for Westmead Hospital
Sydney Multicultural Festival Manly Vale
Postcard Auction Manly Art Gallery
2010 Art IM Christmas workshop Bear Cottage, Manly
Waste to Art 2010 Photographic Exhibition Warringah Council Chamber and libraries
Ocean Care Day Manly Environment Centre, Manly Beach
Giant Origami Kangaroo Demonstration Sydney Japanese School, Terrey Hills
Flip Flop Art FenceManly
FFCM Art exhibition Freshwater Festival of Chamber Music - Art Exhibition convenor & Curator
Biodiversity - Art ExhibitionInternational Collage of management Sydney, Manly
Pittwater ARTFESTAvalon Recreation Centre
Origami Kangaroo WorkshopEramboo Artists Environment, Terrey Hills - Organisor
Biodiversity - Artists with EaselsNorth Head Sanctuary, Manly
Art Along the BoardwalkLavender Bay, North Sydney Council
Mixed Art ExhibitionJohn Colet School, Belrose
Coffee heART ExchangeInternational Collage of management Sydney, Manly (Cahrity the foodvan for Homeless)
The Meriton Sydney Invitational The Lakes Golf Club (for Westmead Childrens Hospital)
Web admin North Shore Art Society
Artist in ResidenceEramboo Artists Environment Centre, Terrey Hills, Sydney
2009Art IM Art workshop Program, Bear Cottage, Manly - Coordinator
T-shirts exhibition"Womanly" Manly Arts Festival - co-organisor (for Women's refugees)
Art exhibition"Make up Your Mind" Manly Arts Festival - co-organisor
Workshop"Make up Your Mind" Manly Library, May - Instructor
Committee memberNorth Shore Art Society
2008Art for Aid Tintern Girls Grammer, VIC
Stockroom ArtistBrunswick Street Gallery, Melbourne
2007Ocean Care Day Manly Environment Centre, Manly Beach, Manly