About

Photo on 2012-08-06 at 19.46

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

Group Exhibitions

2013 Marked Drawing Now, Cessnock Regional Gallery
2012Chrysalis, Perc Tucker Regional Gallery, Townsville
2011 25 Women, Artspaced Inc, Townsville
2010 Undergrind, Artspaced Inc (downstairs gallery) Townsville
2010 Unnatural Phenomenon, Artspaced Inc (downstairs gallery) Townsville
2010 The Postcard Project, Vanishing Point Contemporary Art Space, Sydney
2009 Ghost Meat, Buzz Bar, Newtown, Sydney
2009 The Demolition Show, At The Vanishing Point Contemporary Art Space, Sydney
2005 Hecate, Sunny’s, Newcastle

Prizes/Grants

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