Curriculum Vitae

UPCOMING EXHIBITIONS/COMMISSIONS

April – November 2017 Artist In Residence Project Grandma’s Place Sarina, collaboration with Wanda Bennett

Aug/September 8 & 9, 2017 Yarrabilba Artwork Commission  CreativeMove, Brisbane – Artwork projections in collaboration with Jodie Connolly

September 18 – 23, 2017 Elton John Projections, Mackay City Centre

September 23, 2017 TimberFest, Art projections and installations

October 6 – 27, 2017 Fiji Greenhouse Exhibition and documentation, Mackay CQU Gallery

November Book Animation, Crazy Bird Stories 2 by Darryl Barnes

STUDIES
Master of Contemporary Arts (High Distinction), University of Tasmania
Computer Imaging (Distinction), University of Tasmania
Certificate IV Visual Arts and Contemporary Craft, CQIT
Certificate IV Training and Assessment, CQIT
Senior Certificate(Certificate of Merit Art), Mitchelton High School Brisbane

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016 FALL, Water Screen Projection, Penny Royal, Launceston, Tasmania

2014 Far Away Here, Artspace Mackay, Queensland

2013 Reverse Polarity, Gúttó Gallery, Sauðárkrókur, Iceland

2011 Drift, Coalface Art Gallery, Moranbah, Queensland

2011 Synergy, Ferns Gallery, CQIT Mackay, Queensland

2010 Perspective (with Marilyn Bliss), Gargett Gallery and Studio, Queensland

2010 Strata’s Edge, Seek Fine Art, Paddington, Sydney, NSW

2009 Strata’s Edge, Gallery 1/147 Adelaide Street, Brisbane, Queensland

2009 Creation and Re-creation, Lagoons Gallery, Mackay, Queensland

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017 DBCT ILLUMINATE Mackay Festival of the Arts, Mackay Regional Botanic Gardens

2017 Happy Daze – Owl Project in collaboration with Kris Martin

2016 EMERGENCE  Art-Science collaboration 
Townsville eMerge Gallery,  Pecha Kucha School of Arts
Cairns Jute Theatre, Cairns CBD
Mackay CQU Conservatorium

2015 Planes of Reality: Judith Wright Centre of Contemporary Arts
2015 Our Community: Mackay Creatives Artspace Mackay

2014 DM ARI : Ryan Renshaw Gallery Window Space, Brisbane, QLD
2014 Winter Night Festival: Melbourne, Vic

2013 Reverse Polarity/The Weight of Mountains, Skagaströnd, Iceland
2013 The Essential Character Of QLD: QRAA touring exhibition of QLD

2012 Breath, Brunswick Street Gallery, Fitzroy Melbourne, Vic
2012 Vestiges: Bob Campbell, Brunswick Street Gallery, Fitzroy Melbourne, Vic
2012 Breath, Screengrab New Media Awards, JCU Townsville
2012 Connection, QLD Regional Arts Award, Flying Arts Touring Exhibition of QLD
2012 Looking Forward, Looking Back 150 years of Mackay, Artspace Mackay QLD

2011 Face Mash, New Media Art exhibition, Gordon White Library Mackay, QLD

2010 Nostalgia Video, Home Project, Digital Odyssey Mackay, Qld
2010 Stock Show, Seek Fine Art, Paddington, Sydney NSW
2010 Conjecture Series, Blur exhibition, Sarina Art Gallery, Sarina Qld
2010 Passenger Series, RADF Showcase, Artspace, Mackay, Qld
2010 Collective Exhibition, Agora Gallery, New York, NYC
2010 Collective Exhibition, Seek Fine Art, Paddington, Sydney, NSW
2010 Memory Paths (Photography), University of Tasmania Creative Arts, Tas

2009 Bounce, Academy Gallery, University of Tasmania
2009 Subject Matters, Artspace, Mackay
2009 Best Friends, Academy Gallery, University of Tasmania
2009 Art Street, Sydney Street, Mackay, Qld
2009 UTAS Graduate Exhibition, Central Queensland University, Mackay, Qld

 

PUBLIC ART COMMISSIONS PERMANENT

2015 Shortlisted to concept design proposal – Franklin Square, Hobart Tasmania. Collaboration with Tracey Johnson

2012 The Gathering and Presence (collaboration with Tracey Johnson), Jezzine Barracks/Kissing Point/Garabarra, Townsville

2010 High Ground, 2D images for Mackay Base Hospital Redevelopment, Queensland

PUBLIC ART COMMISSIONS EPHEMERAL

2016 eLumen8 – Sarina Festival Arts project

2016 Tech-ture – Green Arts Project

2015 LXX -70th Anniversary large scale projections Rockhampton Little Theatre

2015 On the Fringe: Belonging  Sarina Festival

2015 RISE   Large scale projection Pioneer Shire Building, FlowMotion-ology Boat Lantern Projections, SWOOP – Lorikeet Projection,  Mackay UP Animating Spaces

2014 1900 Hibernian Hall Projection Animating Spaces, Roma Qld

2014 River Sessions Mackay, Qld

2012 Memory Paths I, Video Installation(Collaboration), MECC Mackay, Queensland

2012 Memory Paths I & II Video Installation, Artspace Mackay, River to Rock Pioneer Valley,Coal to Coast- Sarina, River to Reef- Paxtons Upstairs Gallery, Global Grooves

RESIDENCIES

2017 Queensland Day – Children’s lantern parade and exhibition, Field of Dreams, Sarina. Grandma’s Place – Reggio Emilia inspired residency with Wanda Bennett

2016 Kings Bridge Cottage Artist in Residency, Cataract Gorge, Launceston Tasmania. December

2013 Nes Listamiðstöð artist residency, Skagaströnd, Iceland. November & December

2013 The Edge, Cultural Precinct, South Brisbane, Australia. February

FILMS and VIDEO

2017 REDFEST Promo Video, Redlands Spring Festival, Brisbane

2016 Wintermoon, 20th Anniversary Movie -Music Festival, Cameron’s Pocket, Australia

2016 BOY, music video for Will Anderson

2016 A River Runs Through It: Clarke Ranges Ecosystems and Threatened Species – Green Arts Project

2014 Dottir, Iceland

GRANTS AND AWARDS

2016 Finalist Lumen Art Prize (London)
2016 Finalist Contemporary Art Awards (Australia)
2014 Finalist – Sunshine Coast Art Prize
2014 Australia Day Mackay: Arts and Culture Award
2014 Mackay Heritage Media Gold Award: Memory Paths
2013 Mackay RADF Grant: New work – art Residency Skagastrond, Iceland Nov/Dec
2012 Winner – Queensland Regional Art Awards, Digital Art Award, QLD
2012 Finalist – Screengrab New Media Art Awards (International), JCU, QLD
2012 Regional Arts Fund- Memory Paths II
2012 Mackay Regional Council M150 Grants: Memory Paths II
2012 Regional Arts Development Fund: Memory Paths I
2011 Finalist- Queensland Regional Art Awards 2012 Touring exhibition – Connection
2010 Mentorship with Craig Walsh, Digital Odyssey Project, Mackay, Qld
2009 Regional Arts Development Fund, Tasmanian Summer School, Tas
2009 Short Listed for Off the Wall, Sydney, NSW
2009 Local Artist, Sarina Art Extravaganza, Qld
2009 Portraiture, Commended, Sarina Art Extravaganza, Qld
2008 Portraiture 1st, Sarina Art Extravaganza, Qld
2008 Open section, Commended, Sarina Art Extravaganza, Qld

PUBLISHED WRITING/MEDIA

2016 Real Time Arts – Australia’s critical guide to international contemporary arts
2014 Brisbane Art
2014 Sunshine Coast Art Prize
2014 Montage Graphix
2014 Brecknock Consulting
2014 Winter Night Festival Melbourne
2014 ABC Tropical North radio interview, Artspace Mackay July 16 2014
2012 ABC Tropical North radio interview – Queensland Regional Art Awards, Oct 8
2012 Queensland Regional Art: Digital Art Award 2013
2012 Screengrab New Media Art Awards 2012
2012 Looking Forward, Looking Back 150 years of Mackay, Catalogue
2010 ABC Tropical North radio interview via phone from New York City, May 14 2010
2010 Australian Art Collector Issue # 51 January – March 2010
2010 art guide Australia, march/ april 2010

COLLECTIONS

Artspace, Mackay
Marcus Simpson – Head of Global Private Equity, QIC  Brisbane
Dhana Merrit – Institute of Modern Art (IMA), Brisbane
Anna Thurgood – Director, Artspace Mackay
Julieanne Gilbert – Mackay Member for Parliament
Private Collections (national and international)

ASSOCIATIONS

2016 –       Tutor Digital Video and Audio, Central Queensland University
2011 –       Board Member: Artspace Mackay Art Advisory Committee
2013 – 15  Mackay Creatives Management Committee
2010 – 15  Flying Arts Accredited Member and Tutor
2010 – 15  Photographer: Sarina Surf Life Saving
2009 – 12  Board Member: RADF committee Mackay