Nani Puspasari


Visual Artist / Illustrator / Designer


Nani Puspasari –

Artist, Illustrator, Designer & All-Round Creative Cheerleader
1/ Living in Melbourne, Australia
2/ Love to learn new things
3/ Goofing around like a kid
4/ Visual Art portfolio here
5/ Addicted to bacon, dogs, fashion and universe
6/ Pursuing happiness, fun, balance and progress
7/ Two month sabbatical every year (35 countries)
8/ Art blogging on free time
9/ Nine is my fav number

All content and imagery on this website is the property of Nani Puspasari © 2019

Address. PO BOX 1109, Windsor 3181, Melbourne, VIC, Australia


Contact –

If you would like to discuss a project, collaboration or fancy a chat, please get in touch - or email directly to hello(at)

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Art site –

Awards –

2019  3 x 3 International Illustration Awards No.16 – Merit
2018  Japan Illustration Awards – Fine Art Prize
2018  3 x 3 International Illustration Awards No.15 – Merit
2018  iJungle Awards – Merit
2018  Creative Quarterly 51, 52 – Runners-up (Illustration Professional)
2017  Japan Illustration Awards – Excellent Prize
2017  Creative Quarterly 50 – Runners-up (Illustration Professional)
2017  Hiii Illustration Awards – Best of Best (Commercial) –
          Merit (Non Commercial) – Nominations (Commercial)
2016  Creative Quarterly 46 – Runners-up (Illustration Professional)
2015  Premio Combat Prize – Shortlisted (Graphic Arts)
2013  Create Design Award – Shortlisted (Illustration)
2013  Illustrator Australia Awards – Silver Winner (illustration)
2013  Lethbridge Art Award – Finalist (Painting)
2010  KIT Design Award – TOP 20 (Graphic)
2008  Bank of Queensland Encouragement Awards – 1st Winner (Painting)

Residencies & Workshops –

2020  15th Arts Festival, Poh Chang Academy of Arts, Bangkok
2019  Jeonnam International SUMUK Biennale, South Korea
2019  RMUTI International Art Workshop and Exhibition 2019, Korat, Thailand
2019  14th Arts Festival, Poh Chang Academy of Arts, Bangkok
2015  Ubud Writers & Readers Festival, Bali, Indonesia

Self Initiated Project –

Melbourne Art Diary

Education –

2010  Master of Fine Art, RMIT, Melbourne
2008  Master of Design (Communication), Swinburne, Melbourne
2003  Bachelor of Visual Communication Design, UKPetra, ID

Featured at –

Vice, The Age, GoodFood, The Herald Sun, Nylon, Elle, The Design Kids, Desktop Magazine, The Design Files, Ellegirl Korea, Yen, Semipermanent, DesignWorkLife, Australian Edge, Australia In Front, The SketchBook Project Brooklyn - more press

Solo Exhibition –

2019 Between Somewhere, Black Cat Gallery, Melbourne
2017 Garden Soul, Off The Kerb Gallery, Melbourne
2011 Girl & Animal, First Site Gallery, Melbourne
2007 Art & All, The House of Rotten Apple, ID

Selected Group Exhibition –

2019 Gong-jae & The Artists’ Self Portrait, Haengchon Art Museum, Haenam, South Korea
2019 International Sumuk Exhibition, Haenam Culture & Arts Centre, Haenam, South Korea
2019 Square - Circle, Black Cat Gallery, Melbourne
2019 Femina Extravaganza, Black Cat Gallery, Melbourne
2018 Soft Toy City, Rubicon ARI, Melbourne
2018 Sphere, Off The Kerb, Melbourne
2017 Illustrating Life III, Beijing, China
2016 Letterman Group Show, Magic Johnston, Melbourne
2016 Art for Changes, YGAP, Melbourne
2016 Shark Week, Enough Space, Melbourne
2015 Premio Combat, Museo Civico Giovanni Fattori ex Granai di Villa Mimbelli, Liverno, Italy
2015 TDKThumbsup. All Press Gallery, Aukland
2013 The Scribble Sketch Diary, City Library, Melbourne
2013 4th Annual Belle Arti Prize, Chapman & Bailey Gallery, Melbourne
2012 Carnivale, Space 39, Melbourne
2012 Dino Wars, Jurassic Lounge, Australia Museum, Sydney
2011 Folk Art, Fine Art, Contemporary Art, BSGallery, Melbourne
2011 Nursery Rhymes, Urban Cow Studio Gallery, Adelaide
2010 The Space that Measures Distance, Chinese Museum, Melbourne
2010 The Lazy Dog Jumps Over The Quick Brown Fox, Smarta Gallery, Jakarta
2010 Drawgasmic, The Mad Art Gallery, Saint Louis, USA
2009 4inch, Babahogs Artcafe, London
2009 Small Works, Brunswick Street Gallery, Melbourne
2008 A Walk of Art, The Queen Victoria Women’s Centre, Melbourne
2008 Fifth Annual SNAP TO GRID, APWArts Gallery, Los Angeles
2008 BRAngerous Women Art Exhibition, CCCL, Surabaya, Indonesia
2007 Fine Art East Java 2007, Taman Budaya, Surabaya, Indonesia
2007 07 Joint, Busan, South Korea
2007 Fine Art: Wanita (h), Gallery Surabaya, Surabaya, Indonesia
2007 Graphic Art Modern, Taman Budaya, Surabaya, Indonesia

Studio – more pictures