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EDUCATION

MASTERS OF FINE ARTS BY RESEARCH (Visual Art), awarded with High Distinction
2015 -2017 Victorian College of the Arts Melbourne University

GRAD DIP ART (Literature)
2007-2008 The University of Auckland, New Zealand

BACHELOR OF FINE ARTS
2003-2007 Elam School of Fine Arts, The University of Auckland, New Zealand

AWARDS / GRANTS:
2016 Fiona Myer Award for Excellence 
2016 VCA & MCM Faculty Small Grant
2016 Faculty Graduate Student Assistance Grant
2015 UMSU Creative Arts Grant – University of Melbourne 
2015 Faculty Graduate Student Assistance Grant
2007 Senior Scholar Prize – The University of Auckland
2006 The University of Auckland Kate Edger Millennium Award for Academic Excellence
2011 Substation Contemporary Art Award Finalist

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2016 VCA MFA Graduate Exhibition
2016 To Move in Non-Linear Dimensions, Trocadero Art Space 
2015 Activities for Small Hours, Seventh Gallery
2013 Assembling Physical Body, Seventh Gallery 
2010 Systems to Pointing, C3 Contemporary Art Space

COLLABORATIONS
2016 Depth Reception with Chad McLachlan, Testing Grounds Residency,
2016 Travelling through Alpha Space with Youjia Lu and Kellie Wells, George Paton Gallery
2012 Operation Margarine, with Michael Ciavarella, West Space

CURATED GROUP SHOWS:
2017 MCA Artbar, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney
2017 Chin Chin Wall of Art, laneway projection
2016 Five Cents Cinema, Melbourne Fringe Festival, Melbourne Town Hall 
2016 Without Endings, Kings Artist Run
2016 Melbourne Central Video Loop 2, curated by Mars Gallery 
2016 Who is Mr. Favisar, Trocadero Art Space
2014 It’s that sometimes you move too loud, Edmund Pearce Gallery
2012 Crystal Palms, Substation Contemporary Art Space
2011 Gluttony and the Gourmand, Hawthorn Town Hall Gallery
2010 Urban Appropriation. Anna Papas Gallery

PRIZE FINALIST EXHIBITIONS:
2011 Substation Contemporary Art Award, finalist, Substation Gallery, Melbourne 
2013 The Banyule Award for Works on Paper, (exhibited as invited guest artist), Hatch, Contemporary Art Space

REVIEWS:
Nelson, Robert, ‘New perspectives emerge in feminist artworks at Midsumma Festival’ The Age, January 22nd 2014. page 18
Nelson, Robert, 'Good Gourd: works get to the heart of matter', The Age, April 13th 2016. Page 40-41

COLLECTIONS:
Artbank Melbourne, private collections, National Gallery of Australia

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