Tim was the winner of the 2017 Paddington Art Prize, a $25,000 national award for landscape painting.
In 2016, Tim was the recipient of the Kedumba Drawing Award.
In 2014 and 2015 Tim was invited by the Nock Art Foundation on a series of artist residencies in China and Hong Kong leading to an exhibition in Hong Kong in November 2015.
Tim has been a selected finalist over 25 times in many of Australia’s leading art prizes including; Adelaide Perry Prize for Drawing (2017, 2015, 2014, 2012, 2010), Paddington Art Prize (2017, 2015, 2014, 2012, 2006), NSW Parliament Plein Air Prize (2014, 2013), Wynne Prize AGNSW (2007), Dobell Prize AGNSW (2012, 2009, 2006) and the Kedumba Drawing Award (2016, 2013, 2009, 1999).
Tim has been represented by Defiance Gallery since 2005.
He has a BA (Visual Arts) and an MFA (Research) from COFA (UNSW).