VCA 1995-97 BFA, 2002 Grad Dip, 2000-2017 Printmaking Technician
Founder and Master printmaker at Sunshine Editions. Residencies at Tamarind Institute Summer Workshop,‘ Nagasawa Art Park, Woodblock Printing Program’, Awaji Island, Japan. Group exhibitions, Australian Print Workshop, Lancaster Press, Port Jackson Press, ‘Busan International Print Fair’, Korea.
NGS 1970-71 Grad Dip. VCA 1975-82 Dean of the School of Art
Numerous exhibitions in Sydney, Cologne, New York, Melbourne, Japan, England and Sweden. Awards include Coat of Arms of the city of Guernica, Australian Violence Prevention Award, Fulbright Fellowship, Creative Fellowship, State Library of Victoria; Honorary Life Member ACCA.
c-type photos, mirror, varnish
VCA 2004-2006 BFA Photography, 2007 Honours,, 2010-2012 PhD, 2012-2017 Lecturer Centre for Ideas
Collaborates with Sean Peoples as The Telepathy Project. Exhibited Gallery Gaia, Istanbul; Warrnambool Art Gallery, Tarrawarra Biennale, TWMA; Dark Mofo, Hobart, Melbourne Now, NGV; [en]counters Festival, Mumbai, India. Residency Gertrude Contemporary Studio, Australia Council Studio, Barcelona. Represented by Sarah Scout Presents.
‘Studio to the Slaughterhouse'
VCA 2013-2016 PhD
Exhibitions and performances at Tenth Biennale of Havana, Cuba; Melbourne Now, NGV; Sculpture Center, New York; Indonesian Institute of Art, Yogyakarta; Neuer Aachener Kunstverien, Aachen; Museu de Arte Moderna, Sao Paulo; ACCA, Melbourne; MONA Hobart; IMA, Brisbane. Awarded Kunstlerhaus Bethanien Residency, Berlin; NIDA Art Colony studio, Lithuania; Gertrude Contemporary Studio. Represented by Darren Knight Gallery.
‘When this face is no longer yours’
Acrylic, inkjet on rag paper, hoop, pine, ply
VCA 2000-03 BFA Painting, 2013-14 MFA
Represented by Arc One. Exhibited NEW 09 ACCA; CCP, Melbourne; Heide MoMA, TCB Inc, Lesher Centre for the Arts, Photo LA,Los Angeles; MoCA, Taipei; MCA, Sydney. Recipient Fiona Myer Traveling Scholarship, Australia Council Studio, Paris.
'Sign for Molly the rescue dog'
Cardboard, black marker, pva glue, wood
VCA 2004 BFA Drawing, 2005 Honours
Exhibited New 07, ACCA; Sydney Biennale; Melbourne Now, NGV, MCA, Sydney; Queensland Art Gallery, QAGOMA, Brisbane, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taichung; PICA, Perth; AEAF, Adelaide; Tarrawarra Museum of Art, Utopian Slumps, West Space, Conical, Spacement. Represented by Tolarno Gallery.
‘AND THEN WHAT?’
VCA Grad Dip, MFA (Research), 2015 Doctor of Philosophy, current sessional lecturer in Critical and Theoretical Studies
Exhibited Linden Gallery, Blindside, Kings, Area Contemporary Art Space & Charles Nodrum Gallery. Residencies in Space, Japan and France. Awarded Arts Victoria, City of Melbourne and Ian Potter Cultural Trust grants as well as Australian Postgraduate Award.
‘Two Days here (9 x 5 edition)’
2 analogue c-type artists prints
VCA 1998-2001 BFA (Hons)
Studio resident at Gertrude Contemporary, awarded Ann & Gordon Samstag Travelling Scholarship and London Studio residency by Australia Council. Solo exhibitions at 44th Art Cologne, CCP, Neon Parc, Melbourne; Season Projects, London; PICA, Perth. Also exhibited at MGA, NGV, Melbourne; ACP, Sydney. Commissioned Venice Architecture Biennale, Australian Pavillion.
From the series 'Before the Wintergardens’
Silver gelatin photograph
VCA 1992-2009 Head of Photography
Exhibitions at LUMA, Melbourne; Strange Neighbour, Fehily Contemporary, CCP, Melbourne; Screen Space, Beam Contemporary, Queensland Centre for Photography, Kings ARI, Seventh Gallery, Bendigo Art Gallery, John Buckley, Conical.
Awarded Australia Council Studios, Barcelona, Los Angeles, Milan and Tokyo; City of Melbourne Grant.
VCA 2005 Honours, 2011-12 MFA
Exhibited at Caves, BUS Projects, Gippsland Art Gallery, British School Rome, Auckland art fair, Nellie Castan Gallery 2013. Awarded Australia Council Studio, at British School Rome; Artist in Residence at B.A.D Foundation Rotterdam
VCA 2005-07 BFA Painting, 2008 Honours, 2009-2017 MFA, 2016-2017 Academic Teaching and Research
Exhibited Linden Gallery, MARS Gallery, Seventh, George Paton Gallery, Melbourne Fringe Festival, Carlisle Contemporary Art Space, included in the Keith and Elisabeth Murdoch Travelling Fellowship exhibition, Margaret Lawrence Gallery. Published in When You Think About Art, Macmillan Art Publishing.
‘Das Ding (bat)’
Board, found rubber bat wings
VCA 2015-2017 Lecturer in Critical and Theoretical Studies
Exhibited in primarily in New Zealand at Te Uru Contemporary Art Gallery, Corbans Estate Arts Centre, The Dowse Art Museum, Lower Hutt & Lopdell House, Titirangi; Auckland Art Gallery, Objectspace & Melanie Roger Gallery, Auckland. Represented by Melanie Roger Gallery, Auckland.
‘She hasn't got much money’
VCA 2013-2017 Sessional lecturer in Sculpture and Spatial Practice and Grad Cert
Solo exhibition Mother Holding Something Horrific at ACCA. Exhibited at Gertrude Contemporary, West Space, Melbourne Now, NGV, Melbourne; Linden Gallery, Melbourne, Sarah Scout, MUMA, Melbourne; CAST Gallery, Hobart. Co-founder with Elvis Richardson of Death Be Kind, studio residency at Gertrude Contemporary from 2014–2016.
Hand carved lithograph
VCA 2006-2017 Sessional Lecturer in Drawing and Print media
Founder, master printer and manager of Lancaster Press and Gallery. Collaborative exhibition Between a Rock and a Hard Place: celebrating Lancaster Press, Megalo Print Studio and Gallery, Canberra and Queenscliff Gallery, Victoria. Numerous collaborative exhibitions at Lancaster Press Gallery and solo exhibition at The Art Vault, Mildura.
The (Second) Happiest Girl in the Whole USA’
Paper collage and acrylic
VCA 2005-07 BFA Painting
Lives and works in new York, exhibited AC Institute, New York; MOCA, Taipei; Trocadero, Anna Pappas Gallery, Bus Projects, MARS Gallery, 80WSE Gallery New York; Gertrude Contemporary, Seventh. Recipient of ArtStart & Australia Council grants. Residencies in Norway, Portugal, South Korea and USA.
‘Untitled (I love Lisa Radford)’
pigment on gesso
VCA 2010-12 BFA PAinting, 2013 Honours
Solo exhibitions at Gippsland Centre for Art and Design, Westspace, TCB, Seventh, also exhibited at Neon Parc, TarraWarra Biennial, Sydney Contemporary, CAVES & Gertrude Contemporary.
‘Suck It Up’
3D printed base, straws
VCA 1993-1995 Grad Dip
Exhibited Melbourne International Arts Festival; ACCA, Melbourne; Heide MoMA; McClelland Gallery and Sculpture Park; NGA Canberra; Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane; Monash University Gallery, Melbourne; Osaka Contemporary Art Centre, Japan; IMA, Brisbane. Awarded Australia Council Studio, New York. Represented by Tolarno Gallery.
NGS 1970-72 Lecturer, VCA 1972-1976 Lecturer in Painting.
Exhibited in Bienal de Sao Paulo, Brazil, National Gallery of Victoria. Survey exhibitions at Lalit Kala Academy New Delhi, Monash University Gallery, Künstlerhaus Bethanien Berlin. Collections National Gallery of Australia, National Gallery of Victoria, AGNSW,Sydney; Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, MOMA, New York. Represented by Nicholas Thompson Gallery.
‘Untitled (Hang series)’
VCA 2015- 2017 PhD candidate, 2010-2017 Sessional Lecturer in Sculpture and Spatial Practice
Exhibited NEW12, ACCA; Gertrude Studio Residency, School House Studio Studios, Anna Pappas Gallery, Sutton Gallery, CCP, West Space, Sarah Scout Presents, First Draft Gallery, Utopian Slumps, Melbourne; Alaska Projects, Sydney. Recipient Australian Postgraduate Award, Asialink residency, Indonesia.
‘I Must Learn to Say No’
Acrylic on Masonite
VCA 1998-2000 MVA, 2014-17 Sessional Lecturer in Painting.
Exhibited in Adelaide Biennale of Australian Art; Melbourne Now, NGV; Heide MoMA; MCA, Sydney; Geelong Gallery; PICA, Perth; Casula Powerhouse, Sydney; The Physics Room, Christchurch. Awarded Basil Sellers Prize, Blake Prize, National Works on Paper Drawing Award, Black Swan Portrait Prize; residencies at ISCP, New York; Colin McCahon residency Titirangi, NZ; Gertrude Contemporary Studio; Represented by Hugh Michell Gallery.
Oil on board
VCA 2004-06 BFA, Honours 2007, 2015-16 MFA
Represented by Station and Sullivan+Strumpf Galleries. Exhibited at TCB inc, Seventh, Chalk Horse, Westspace. Winner of the Sir John Sulman Prize, Clayton Utz Travelling Scholarship, Australia Council Studio ,Tokyo.
Acrylic Wall paint on board
2017 Recently appointed Head of Critical and Theoretical Studies
Visual artist, curator, writer, musician and producer. Founder and director of Project Anywhere. Co-editor of Anywhere and Elsewhere: Art At The Outermost Limits of Location-Specificity. Previous Member of the Board of Directors, Artspace Visual Arts Centre, Sydney. Exhibited Plato’s Cave at EIDIA House, New York; MOP Projects, Chippendale; The LAB, San Francisco; UTS Gallery at University of Technology, Sydney; Blindside; The Curated Shelf, Hobart.
‘Dad does painting’
VCA 1994-96 BFA Painting, 1999-2005 Sessional Lecturer in Painting
Exhibited New 05, ACCA, Heide MoMA, Michael Lett Gallery, Auckland; Tokyo Wonder Site, Tokyo; Galerie Frank Elbaz, Paris ; Grey Area Art Space Inc. Awarded Asia Link residency, Australia Council Studio, Los Angeles, IASKA residency Perth, Ian Potter Foundation Travel Scholarship, Art + Australia prize. Current member of DAMP. Represented by Neon Parc.
Artwork documentation by Alex Walker