Cirriculum Vitae

 

formal qualifications

PhD Fine Arts, University of Newcastle 2016 - current

Masters in Art Curatorship, University of Melbourne, Art History 2014

Bachelor of Fine Arts, University of Newcastle, Drawing 2009

 

current research PhD

TOPIC: A practise led investigation into the application of traditional materials and methods as a foundation for a sustainable contemporary art practice.

The identification of the motives, methods and materials of Australian artists using egg-tempera in the twentieth century

 

awards

Winner Margaret Olley Scholarship, Friends of the University of Newcastle 2018

Finalist, Watt Space Student Prize, Newcastle 2017

Finalist, Watt Space Open Show, Newcastle 2017

Finalist, Gosford Art Prize, Gosford Art Gallery 2016

Finalist, Friends of the University Student Art Prize, University Gallery  2016

Finalist, Newcastle University WAtt Space Gallery Student Prize, 2D Section  2016

Commended, Newcastle University WAtt Space Gallery Student Prize, 3D Section  2016

Finalist, Newcastle Emerging Art Prize, NASS Newcastle Art Space Gallery, Painting Section  2016

Finalist, Newcastle Emerging Art Prize, NASS Newcastle Art Space Gallery, 3D Section  2016

Winner, Fuel for Thought, Watt Space Newcastle University Gallery  2016

Winner, Newcastle Emerging Art Prize, Works on Paper 2015

Winner, University of Newcastle Drawing Prize 2009

 

exhibition history

2018 Postcard from Florence, Solo Exhibition Watt Space Newcastle University Student Gallery

2018 Memoranda, Select Group Exhibition Newcastle University Gallery

2017 Inked In, Student solo show Watt Space, Newcastle

2017 Whats Golden, Joint show with Vicki Hamilton, Acrux Gallery Hamilton

2017 Watt Space Student Prize, Newcastle

2017 Watt Space Open Show, Newcastle

2017 A Brush with Eggs, Student Solo Show, Watt Space Gallery, Newcastle

2017 Out of this World, Gallery 139 Hamilton, Selective Group Show

2016 Directors Cut, Gallery 139 Hamilton, Selective Group Show

2016 Gosford Art Prize, Gosford Art Gallery

2016 Friends of the University Student Art Prize, Newcastle University Gallery

2016 Margaret Olley Scholarship, Friends of the Newcastle University Art Gallery

2016 Do I Know You?, Newcastle University Watt Space Gallery Student Prize

2016 Newcastle Emerging Art Prize, NAS Newcastle

2016 Theatrics, Curve Gallery Newcastle, Group Show

2016 Lost and Found, Newcastle University Watt Space Gallery, Self-curated Solo Show

2016 Fine Drawing, Gallery 139 Hamilton, Selective Group Show

2016 Natural Rhythm, Curve Gallery Newcastle, Joint Show with Michael Langley

2016 Fuel for Thought, Student Art Prize Watt Space Newcastle University Gallery

2016 Flight Path, Curve Gallery, Newcastle Selective Group Show

2016 Just Draw, Newcastle Regional Art Gallery, (collaboration project with University of Newcastle Art Students and artist Hannah Bertram)

2016 8 x 9, NAS Newcastle, Open Group Show

2016 Dogs in Art, Gallery 139 Hamilton, Selective Group Show

2015- 2016 Look Hear, The Lock Up Gallery Newcastle, Selective Group Show

2015 Spring Salon, NAS Newcastle, Selective Group Show

2015 Newcastle Emerging Art Prize, NAS Newcastle

2013 ‘Seasons of Spring’ Port Stephens Art Gallery Community Group show

2012 ‘I see your face’, Brunswick St Art Gallery Melbourne Self-curated Solo show

2011 Commissioned portraits for Wright family, Newcastle

2011 ‘Shades of Grey’, Swanston St Art Gallery Melbourne Selective Group show

2010 ‘I’ve got you under my skin’ University Watt Space Art Gallery Student Solo show

2009 The University of Newcastle Dr Brian & Dr Rohma Cummins Drawing Award

2009 ‘Say my Name’, Student Graduation Show University Watt Space Art Gallery

2009 ‘Artist As...’ Student Artist Prize, University Watt Space Art Gallery

2009 Tasmanian Devil, University Natural History Illustration Exhibition Group Show

 

private collections - commissioned works

Australia, Europe, UK and USA

public collections

The University of Newcastle Australia

 

reviews

Newcastle Herald Review Inked In, Watt Space

Newcastle Herald Review What's Golden, Acrux Gallery

Article http://mrag.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/artel_autumn_FINAL_web.pdf

Review A Brush with Eggs, Yak Uni Magazine April 2017 https://yakatuon.com/2017/04/10/a-brush-with-eggs/

Newcastle Star Art Review, Directors Cut, Gallery 139 December 2016

Newcastle Herald Art Review, Theatrics, Curve Gallery 27 August 2016

Newcastle Herald Art Review, Lost and Found, University Student Gallery 15 July 2016

Newcastle Herald Art Review Natural Rythm Curve Gallery July 2016

Newcastle Herald Fine Drawing Gallery 139 June 2016

Newcastle Herald University Student Art Prize May 2016

Newcastle Herald Just Draw, Dust Project collaboration with Hannah Bertram 06 Feb. 2016

Newcastle Herald Dogs in ARt Gallery 139 January 2016

Newcastle Herald Lookhear The Lockup Gallery January 2016

 

interviews

Hunter Design School July 2015