Mezzotint printmaker Graeme Peebles studied printmaking at RMIT between 1973 and 1975, where he later lectured from 1981 to 1986. Peebles has held solo exhibitions in Melbourne, Canberra, Brisbane and internationally in Italy, Thailand, Singapore and at the British Print Biennale. In 2005 a survey exhibition of his work was held at the Geelong Gallery, VIC. Peebles was awarded a Churchill fellowship in 1977, the Henri Worland Prize in 1983, the Queen Victoria Print Prize in 1981 and the Gold Coast and Aberdare Prizes in 1989. His work is held by the National Gallery of Australia, Canberra; Parliament House, Canberra; Artbank, Sydney; most state galleries, several regional and university galleries and internationally in collections in Italy and the United States.