John Witzig

biography

BORN                 
1944, Sydney

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS
1963 Contributed first piece to 'Surfing World'
1967-1969 Editor 'Surf International'
1970 Co-founder 'Tracks' magazine
1977 Founder 'Sea Notes' magazine

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2015 'Arcadia' exhibition, Tweed Regional Gallery
2014 'Arcadia' exhibition, Geelong Gallery
'Arcadia' exhibition, National Portrait Gallery Canberra
2011'These are (mostly) pictures you’ve never seen', Dickerson Gallery Sydney
'Pictures of a tiny sub-cultural world called "surfing'', Raw Gallery Melbourne
2010 '50 years of Australian beach culture', Max Dupain & John Witzig, Dickerson Gallery Melbourne
'50 years of Australian beach culture', Max Dupain & John Witzig, Dickerson Gallery Sydney
2008 'The last picture show', Dickerson Gallery Melbourne
2007 'The last picture show', Dickerson Gallery Sydney
2006 'Fresh Mullet and other fantasies', Dickerson Gallery Melbourne
'Fresh Mullet and other fantasies', Dickerson Gallery Sydney
2005 'Surf Icons', Dickerson Gallery Sydney

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2015 'Frontier Surfing', Fremantle Arts Centre, Fremantle
2006 Art Melbourne 06, Royal Exhibition Building, Melbourne
2005 'Magicians of the Sea', Australian Centre for Photography, Sydney
2005 Art Sydney 05, Hordern Pavilion, Sydney