Printmaker Deborah Williams completed a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in 1994. Her works are existential observations of dogs, emphasising the presence of the animals beyond their relationships with humans. Williams has held solo exhibitions in Melbourne, Sydney, Hobart, Brisbane and Canberra. Her work has been included in group exhibitions internationally in New York, Bali, Thailand, Scotland and Korea. She was awarded the Swan Hill Print and Drawing Acquisitive Award in 2010 and a Member Print Commission from the Print Council of Australia in 1994. Her work is held by the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney; the National Gallery of Australia, Canberra and internationally in collections in Scotland and the United States.