About

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Born 1984 Dubbo, Australia
Currently based in Toowoomba, Qld, Australia

Education

2009 Bachelor of Fine Arts, Sydney College of the Arts (incomplete)
2005-06 Diploma of Fine Arts, Newcastle Art School, Hunter St TAFE (incomplete)

Solo Exhibitions

2012Orbiting Paradox, Perc Tucker Regional Gallery, Townsville
2011Nobody’s Omen, Artspaced Inc Townsville
2006Morphogenesis, Field Contemporary Art Space, Newcastle
2006The Whole in Every Part, Newcastle Art Space, Newcastle
2005Unkind Pearls of the Sweet Underground, Sunny’s, Newcastle

Group Exhibitions

2013Marked Drawing Now, Cessnock Regional Gallery
2012Chrysalis, Perc Tucker Regional Gallery, Townsville
201125 Women, Artspaced Inc, Townsville
2010Undergrind, Artspaced Inc (downstairs gallery) Townsville
2010Unnatural Phenomenon, Artspaced Inc (downstairs gallery) Townsville
2010The Postcard Project, Vanishing Point Contemporary Art Space, Sydney
2009Ghost Meat, Buzz Bar, Newtown, Sydney
2009The Demolition Show, At The Vanishing Point Contemporary Art Space, Sydney
2005Hecate, Sunny’s, Newcastle

Prizes/Grants

2015Agendo Art Prize,Melbourne,Finalist
2010Starburst Regional Mentoring Program/Grant, Townsville
2009Youth Art Prize, Glebe Art Show, Sydney
2009Highly Commended, Glebe Art Show, Sydney
2006Wollombi Emerging Artist Prize
2006Newcastle Art Space Annual Emerging Artist-Sculpture
2006Sharon Greirson Education Scholarship, Newcastle
2006Highly commended, Hunter on Show, Newcastle

Publications/Press

Art Monthly Australia, Issue 257, The Emerging Issue, ‘The ARI Experiment, Artspaced Inc’ By Jeanette Hutchinson March 2013
The Newcastle Herald, Art Review ‘Lively Hands Stay Honest’ By Una Rey March 2013
Townsville Bulletin, NQ Life, Artist Profile, ‘Making Space For Art’ by Anna Chisholm, June 2012
Townsville Bulletin, Arts Review, ‘Nobody’s Omen’ November 2012, By Bernadette Ashley
Mayhem Magazine,’Till Death Do Us Part’ Issue 8, 2012, By Stephanie Rigano
Art Gaze Magazine, ‘Art As Language’ Autumn Issue, 2011 By Jacqui Stock
The Newcastle Herald Weekender, April 22nd 2006, By Jill Stowell
The Newcastle Herald Weekender, ‘Rise and Shine’ May 20th 2006, By Jill Stowell
The Newcastle Herald Weekender, ‘Touching Wood’ September 16th 2006, By Jill Stowell
Report To Newcastle Newsletter No 8, Winter 2006, By Sharon Greirson

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