Also a part of...
2022 - 2024
Arts Advisory Committee @ Cumberland City Council


Selected Grants
2021
- City of Melbourne Arts Grant
- Australia Council for the Arts - Visual arts, Arts Projects for Individuals and Groups



Selected Annuals
2021
- Society of Illustrators 64
- Creative Quarterly 63 - Honourable Mention


2020
- World Illustration Awards (AOI) - Shortlisted Professional Site Specific

2019
- Hiii Illustration - Grand Prix & Jury Award
- Creative Quarterly - 100 Best of 2018


2018
- theGIFs2018 Award of GIF creators (GIFMAGAZINE X ADOBE) - Outstanding Performance & Shortlist
- Illustrators Australia - Gold
- Creative Quarterly 52 - Winner

2017
- 3x3 - Merit & Honorable Mention
- Society of Illustrators 59 - Gold 


2016
- World Illustration Awards (AOI) - Winner New - Talent Editorial
- Communication Arts - 57th Illustration Annual
- Creative Quarterly - 100 Best of 2015


2015
- Illustrators Australia - Silver
- Creative Quarterly 39 - Winner & Honourable Mention


2014
- Hiii Illustration - Best of the best & Merit
- Cheltenham Illustration Awards - Highly Commended
- 3x3 - Merit
- Creative Quarterly 36 - Winner & Honourable Mention



Selected Exhibitions
2023
- ‘보자기 토끼, The Patchwork Rabbit’, The Year of the Rabbit, Sydney Lunar Festival, The City of Sydney

2022
- Through Time and Space, The Arts Collective, The Museum of Chinese Ausrtralian History, Melbourne & The Australian Embassy, Beijing

Family Murmurings @
- The Museum of Chinese Ausrtralian History, Melbourne
- Chung Wah Chinese Museum, Darwin
- Museum of Chinese in Australia, Sydney


2020 - 2022
- Lunar Lanterns: The Rabbit, Sydney Lunar Festival, Circular Quay, Sydney

2017 - 2022
- Past Journeys of the Near Future: Wynscreen, Wynyard Station, Sydney

2020
- UNFOLD: Shanghai Art Book Fair 2020, Slow Movement, Shanghai, China.

2017
- Illustrative 17: The Biennale of Illustration & Graphic Art, Berlin, Germany
- Society of Illustrators 59, Museum of Illustration & Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art at the Society of Illustrators, New York

2016
- World Illustration Awards, Somerset House, London, UK.
-
Illustrative 16: The Biennale of Illustration & Graphic Art, Berlin, Germany


Selected Speaking
2021
- ArtTalk, George Fox University Department of Art & Design and the Chehalem Cultural Center, Oregon, US.

2020
- Lantern Artist Talk, Sydney Lunar Festival 2020, Customs House Library, Sydney

2019
Full STEAM Ahead, The Lab, ABCN x Commonwealth Bank x Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences, Sydney

2018
- Resilience, Brand of Sisters, WeWork, Sydney


Selected Workshops
2018 - 2020
- Shape, The Lab, Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences, Sydney


Selected Publications
2022
- Brazell, D, Inside Illustration: Motion in Illustration, Association of Illustrators (AOI)

2021
- Lost In Reverie: Art & illustration inspired by dreams, Victionary, Hong Kong

2020
- Story Power of Illustration: Inspiration, Thoughts and Skills, Hightone Publishing, Hong Kong

2019
- Male, A, 2018, The Power and Influence of Illustration: Achieving Impact and Lasting Significance through Visual Communication , Bloomsbury, UK

2017

- Brazell, D, Davies, J, 2017, Becoming a Successful Illustrator, ed. 2, Bloomsbury, UK. Link


Selected Press
Planet China | Women 14
Interview, International Women’s Day,  (2022)

107
Interview with Illustrator Nancy Liang,  (2017)

AI-AP
DART Artist Q&A (2017)

Brown Paper Bag
Pt.1   /   Pt.2   /   Pt.3   /   Pt.4

How did you do that? (2015)

Colossal
Pt.1   /   Pt.2

Hi Fructose

Illustration Age

It's Nice That

Paper Darts

Plain Magazine

Supersonic Art