Needham has shown nationally and internationally in numerous group and solo exhibitions. In 2010, Needham completed his PhD in Fine Art, at the Australian Catholic University. Recent exhibitions include Landscape with Grave (Mildura Arts Centre, 2016); This Side of Uncertainty (Stockroom, Kyneton, 2015); Finitude (Plimsoll, UTAS, 2015); In Remembrance (Daine Singer, 2014); City of Hobart art Prize (2013); Substation Contemporary Art Prize (2013); I Have Lived (British School at Rome, 2012); Between the Object and the Shadow (Daine Singer, 2012); Long Shadowed Land (La Trobe Uni VAC, Bendigo, 2012); Visual Horizon (AIRY Gallery, Yamanashi, Japan, 2012). 

Cryptal Ornament Series

studies of ornamental features found on grave monuments and sarcophagi in Istanbul.