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Solo and group exhibitions, awards and grants, residencies, collections, education, professional positions and affiliations.

AWARDS, PRIZES, GRANTS, COMMISSIONS, RESIDENCIES

 

2020: National Assistance Program for the Arts Grant

2020: Feminist Art Conference (FAC) // International Feminist Art Residency (Florence) // Postponed due to COVID-19 

2020: Petite Residency // Factory 49 (Paris) // Postponed due to COVID-19 

2017: NARS Foundation // International Artist Residency (Brooklyn, US)

2015: Feminist Art Conference (FAC) // International Feminist Art Residency (Toronto)

2015: NAVA // Australian Artists’ Grant

2015: University of Melbourne Student Union // Arts Grant

2015: University of Melbourne // POTS Award (Prestigious Overseas Travelling Scholarship)

2014: Creative Victoria // VicArts Grant

2014: Victorian Women’s Trust // Sponsorship Grant

2014: Australian Tapestry Workshop // Artist in Residence

2014: Melbourne Social Equity Institute // Doctoral Academy Grant

2014: University of Melbourne // Faculty Small Grant Scheme

2013: Melbourne Social Equity Institute // Seed Funding Grant

2012–2013: Australian Postgraduate Award for PhD Research

2012: Art Gallery of New South Wales // Moya Dyring Studio Residency // Cité International des Arts (Paris)

2012: City of Melbourne // Arts Project Grant

2011: Copyright Agency Limited // Creative Industries Career Fund Grant

2011: NAVA // The Janet Holmes á Court Artists’ Grant

2010–2011: Australian Postgraduate Award for Masters Research

2010: University of Melbourne Conference and Creative Research Activity Fund

2010: University of Melbourne Student Union // Arts Grant

2009: University Melbourne Student Union // Sculpture Commission

2009: Winner George Paton Gallery Proud Award

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COLLECTIONS

Melbourne University Student Union Art Collection
Hotel Sofitel Emerging Artists Collection
Byron Bay Community Health Centre
Private Collections 

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EDUCATION

 

2017: PhD (Fine Art) // University of Melbourne, Victorian College of the Arts

2012: Master of Fine Art (Research) // University of Melbourne, Victorian College of the Arts

2009: Post Graduate Diploma in Visual Art // University of Melbourne, Victorian College of the Arts

1993: Bachelor of Arts (Fine Art) // Phillip Institute of Technology (Melbourne)

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PROFESSIONAL POSITIONS AND AFFILIATIONS 

 

2018–2020: Research Assistant // Care: Feminism, art and ethics in neo-liberal times // LaTrobe University (Bendigo)

2018: Curator // Conspicuous Presence // WAR and Trocadero Artspace Guest Curator Program (Melbourne)

2017: Assistant Curator // Doing Feminism/Sharing the World // Norma Redpath House (Melbourne)

2016–2018: Research Assistant // Women, Art and Feminism in Australia since 1970 (Australian Research Council Discovery Project 2016–2018) // Victorian College of the Arts, University of Melbourne

2016–ongoing: Women’s Art Register // member and current Secretary

2015: Co-curator with Juliette Peers and Veronica Caven Aldous // f generation: feminism, art, progressions // George Paton Gallery (Melbourne)

2015: Co-curator with Juliette Peers and Stephanie Leigh for WAR // As If: Echoes of the Women’s Art Register // West Space (Melbourne)

2014: Co-curator with Louise Burchill // Topologies of Sexual Difference // George Paton Gallery (Melbourne)

2014: Curator // THE f WORD // Gippsland Regional Art Gallery (Sale) and Ararat Art Gallery (Ararat) in Victoria

2014: Curator // Imagining Social Equity, perspectives on migration, gender and community // Museo Italiano (Melbourne)

2014: Co-curator with Kim Donaldson // The Technopia Tours Feminist Art Bus (Melbourne)

2013–2015: Matters of the Body Research Cluster // Victorian College of the Arts, University of Melbourne // co-founding member

2013–ongoing: Melbourne Social Equity Institute, Gender Research Network // member

2013: Convenor // Regional Feminist Art Forum (Bendigo)

2012–2014: Heide Museum of Modern Art (Melbourne) // volunteer Visitor Services Officer

2013: Convenor // Regional Feminist Art Forum (Bendigo)

2012: Co-curator with Victoria Duckett // A Dinner Party: setting the table // West Space (Melbourne)

2012: Curator // Wild vs Man // Goodtime Studios (Melbourne)

2011: Curator // Interior Architecture // LaTrobe University VAC (Bendigo)

2010: Co-convenor with Sarah Lynch // The Feminist Salon Group: The Envelope // The West Wing (Melbourne)

2008–ongoing: UNAP // Union Nicaraguense de Artistas Plasticos (Nicaragua) // member

1992–ongoing: NAVA member

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SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2020: Deme // Factory 49 (Paris) // Postponed due to COVID-19

2019–ongoing: #imawomanartist, durational online performance work

2019: Totem and Taboo // Feltspace (Adelaide)

2018: there’s something happening here… (extended remix) // Boxcopy (Brisbane)

2017: there’s something happening here… // NARS presents @ Anese Projects (NYC)

2016: Materialising Feminism // Margaret Lawrence Gallery (Melbourne)

2014: Hang Ups // Factory 49 (Sydney)

2013: Enmeshed // Craft Victoria (Melbourne)

2012: Open Studio // Cité Internationale des Arts (Paris)

2012: Barely Breathing // Factory 49 Project Space (Sydney)

2012: Easement // BLINDSIDE (Melbourne)

2011: Bunker // NoNo Gallery (Melbourne)

2010: Holding Pattern // George Paton Gallery (Melbourne)

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GROUP + COLLABORATIVE EXHIBITIONS

 

2020: I’ve Never Seen The Sky Like This Before // Southwest Contemporary (Adelaide) // Curated by Bronia Iwańczak

2020: A1 Darebin Art Salon 2020 // Online exhibition // Bundoora Homestead (Melbourne)

2020: BOOBOO with Karryn Argus and Stephania Leigh // Assembly Point (Melbourne)

2020: @Covid-19 Global Quilt online project // Curated by Tal Fitzpatrick and Kate Just

2020: MCA International Women’s Day // Favour Economy Installation // Museum of Contemporary Art (Sydney)

2019: Care: Feminism, art and ethics in neo-liberal times—symposium week with Claire Field // George Paton Gallery (Melbourne)

2019: Crafting Resistance—Six Moments in Kingston // Kingston Arts Centre (Melbourne) // Curated by Tal Fitzpatrick

2019: Love Letters to Feminisms // Trocadero Artspace (Melbourne) // Curated by Margaret Mayhew and Nilmini Fernando

2019: Women’s Work with Laurene Dietrich // Backspace Gallery (Ballarat)

2019: MCA ARTBAR Things We Do Together // Favour Economy Installation // Curated by Lara Merrett // Museum of Contemporary Art (Sydney)

2018: Hutchins Australia Contemporary Art Prize (Hobart)

2018: Hiraeth // Tacit Gallery (Abbotsford) // Curated by WAC (Women’s Art Collective)

2018: AbstractionTwentyEighteen // Langford 120 (Melbourne) // Curated by Wilma Tabacco and Stephen Wickham

2017: Various Existential Angsts // NARS Foundation (Brooklyn, US) // Curated by Eriola Pira

2017: Free Love Hurts // Mailbox Art Space (Melbourne) // Curated by Andree Ruggeri and Rachel Pearce

2017: 9 X 5 NOW // Margaret Lawrence Gallery (Melbourne) // Curated by Elizabeth Gower

2017: Favour Economy Vol 2. 2016–2017 // Co-leaders Claire Field and Bronwyn Treacy

2017: Selvedge // Space on Collins (Melbourne) // Curated by Alozj Babic

2016: F49 3D // Factory 49 (Sydney)

2016: BOOB—Bias Objects, Objective Bodies with Karryn Argus and Stephanie Leigh // KINGS Artist Run (Melbourne)

 

2016: Cut: garments without patterns // Backspace (Ballarat) // Curated by Laurene Dietrich

 

2015: Looking forward, looking back // OCAD University Great Hall (Toronto)

 

2015: Deakin University Contemporary Small Sculpture Prize // Deakin University (Melbourne)

2015: f generation: feminism, art, progressions // George Paton Gallery (Melbourne)

2015: AS IF: Echoes of the Women’s Art Register // West Space (Melbourne)

2015: Feminist Art Conference (FAC) International Residency Exhibition // Artscape Gibraltar Point (Toronto)

2015: Relatedness with Cathy Johnstone // Living Museum of the West (Melbourne)

2015: Fertile Ground // Australian Tapestry Workshop (Melbourne)

2015: Notes Towards a Future Feminist Archive // Affiliated Text (Sydney) // Curated by Bronia Iwańczak and Lynne Barwick

2014: Topologies of Sexual Difference // George Paton Gallery (Melbourne)

2014: THE f WORD // Ararat Regional Art Gallery (Ararat)

2014: quietNOISE // Chapman and Bailey (Melbourne) // Curated by Filomena Coppola

2014: Annual Group 2014 // Factory 49 (Sydney)

2013: Curtain Call // BLINDSIDE (Melbourne) // Curated by Kali Michailidis

2013: Bird Hide and Bunker with Catherine Evans // M16 (Canberra)

2013: Regimes of Value // Margaret Lawrence Gallery (Melbourne) // Curated by Elizabeth Gower

2013: Luminescence // The Hotel Windsor (Melbourne)

2012: Bird Hide and Bunker with Catherine Evans // Seventh (Melbourne)

2012: A Dinner Party: setting the table // West Space (Melbourne)

2012: Wild vs Man // Goodtime Studios (Melbourne)

2012: The Art of Collecting // George Paton Gallery (Melbourne)

2011: Masters Exhibition // Victorian College of the Arts (Melbourne)

2011: Deakin University Contemporary Small Sculpture Award // Deakin University Gallery (Melbourne)

2011: The Substation Contemporary Art Prize // The Substation (Melbourne)

2011: Travelling Scholarship 2011 // Noosa Regional Gallery (QLD)

2011: Interior Architecture // La Trobe University Visual Art Centre (Bendigo)

2010: Sexuate Subjects: Politics, Poetics and Ethics // The Slade School of Art Research Centre (London)

2010: Travelling Scholarship 2010 // Noosa Regional Gallery (QLD) // Curated by Claire Mitchell

2010: The Feminist Salon Group—The Envelope // The West Wing (Melbourne)

2010: aRtECYCLE // Incinerator Gallery (Melbourne)

2010: Hide and Seek // Red Gallery (Melbourne)

2010: SafARI 2010 // Firstdraft (Sydney)

2010: Current Sculpture Biennial // Rural City of Wangaratta(Victoria)

2009: Graduate Exhibition // Victorian College of the Arts (Melbourne)

2009: Albury Art Prize // Albury Art Gallery (NSW)

2009: UNAP Group Show // Galleria Praxis (Managua, Nicaragua)

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