CV Hayden Dewar

CV Hayden Dewar


2017 Murals:
East Reservoir mural project – Commissioned by City of Darebin

Mural for I Carusi II restaurant in St Kilda

A Pinocchio themed mural for Gelocchio, an ice cream and gelato shop in Carlton

Privately commissioned magical realist mural

2016 Murals:
– Son of a Pizzaiolo – A large Pinocchio themed mural

Mulgrave community themed mural project – Commissioned by City of Monash

‘Explore Darebin’ tourism campaign launch mural – Commissioned by City of Darebin

Walker street housing estate art workshop and mural project – Commissioned by City of Darebin

2015 Commissioned by City of Boroondara to paint a series of large narrative based murals at the Canterbury train station underpass

2014  Created mural artwork in collaboration with students for Melbourne Grammar School’s ‘Art Week’

Storyboard Art TV commercials & short film
– Spotjobs, Simmonds Homes, Ruffs Hide & Snack, Anaconda, ‘A long way down (short film)

Storyboard Art TV commercials & short film
-Arriete steam mops, Bupa Health insurance, Spotjobs, Simmonds Homes

Album cover for Hip – Hop group TMJ – Illustration and Graphic Design

Created a suite of illustrations for YA fiction book ‘Out of this world’

Brand Identity & imagery for Fairy Land Emporium
– Logo design, print promotion, mural-art, and website design

2012  Storyboard art for Bupa, Ariette, Fibre Flare TVC’s

Principal concept artist for an upcoming film ‘Rebirthed a Firebird’
– produced a suite of prop design work for writer/director Alan Nguyen

Animated music video
– Illustrated, animated and produced a music video for recording artist Pataphysics

Mural workshops
– Ran mural workshops for disadvantaged youth with The Artful Dodgers studios


2016 – Current  Sessional teacher at Holmesglen Tafe
– Teaching various illustration and design based units in various qualifications – Certificate IV Design, Diploma of Graphic Design and Advanced Diploma of Graphic Design

2013  Teaching: ‘Observing & Drawing’
– An ongoing observational drawing short course for beginners Course provider: Arts on Burgundy


2014   Certificate IV in Training and Assessment
– NMIT Melbourne

2012   Certificate IV in Small business
– RMIT Melbourne

2011   BA – Illustration
– NMIT Melbourne

2008   Advanced diploma of arts management
– NMIT Melbourne


2011   First Prize for ‘Firstory’ a performance of a graphic novel work in progress
– Student screenings competition NMIT Nexus Festival

2011   First Prize, Design Institute of Australia
Australasian Student Design Awards (Visual-Design category)

2011   Koko Black drawing prize finalist

2010  Illustrators Australia 9×5 show
– Peoples choice award (student section)

2010   NMIT study grant award

2009  Linden gallery postcard show
– Peoples choice award



2012   ‘New Wrinkles’ Bachelor of illustration industry launch

2011   NMIT Bachelor of illustration graduate show

2011   ‘The illustrated mix-tape’
– group show at Yah Yah’s art space

2011   Nexus festival
– ‘Firstory’ A live Audio-visual performance of a graphic novel
work in progress (In collaboration with musician Jem Savage)

2010  Illustrators Australia 9×5 show

2009  ‘Mind Fires’
– group show at Smart Artz gallery in St Kilda

Illustrators Australia 9×5 show

Linden gallery postcard show

2008   Linden gallery postcard show



– Commissioned for Dimmeys 150th anniversary and painted on the sidewall of the
Richmond Dimmeys store; a 50 – metre mural, depicting treasured and memorable
Australian people, places and events occurring throughout Dimmeys trading.



2009   ‘The Age’ – “Dim future for Dimmeys Mural” by Kate Lahey May 20 2009

2009   ‘The 7:30 Report’ – The Dimmeys Mural

2005   ‘Coxy’s Big Break’ – The Dimmeys Mural

2004   ‘The Age’ – “History goes to the wall” by Martin Flannigan June 7th 2004

2003   ‘Good Morning Australia’ – The Dimmeys Mural



2011   ‘Inscribe magazine’ – illustration accompanying the short story: ‘Two shadows’

2006   ‘Street Art Uncut’ – Craftsman House