CURRICULUM VITAE

Selected Solo Exhibitions

Souvenirs for the Unwitting, Mailbox Art Space, Melbourne, November 2016.
the Long View, Damien Minton Gallery, Sydney, 2007.
the return room, Ph.D. examination exhibition, Exit Gallery, Sydney College of the Arts, Sydney, 2006.
Orpheus & Eurydice, John Paynter Gallery, Newcastle, 2002

Selected Group Exhibitions

Melbourne Art Book Fair, National Gallery of Victoria, 2017.                                                               Technê: crafting technology, University Art Gallery, Newcastle, 2016.
Melbourne Art Book Fair, National Gallery of Victoria, 2016.
Pagination, University Art Gallery, Newcastle, 2016.
The Expanded Print, Watt Space Gallery, Newcastle, 2016.
Australian Print Triennial Prize, Mildura, 2015.
Friends with Benefits: Sharing is Caring, as part of Critical Animals for TiNA Festival, Newcastle, 2015.
Fremantle Arts Centre Print Award, Fremantle Arts Centre, 2015.
Volume 2015 / Another Art Book Fair, Artspace, Sydney 2015.
Geelong Acquisitive Print Award, Geelong Gallery, 2015.
Art Bender, the Lock-Up, Newcastle, 2015.
Bookmarked, Stills Gallery, Sydney, 2015.
Burnie Print Prize, Burnie Regional Art Gallery, 2015.
25 Watt, Watt Space Gallery, Newcastle, 2014.
Friends of UoN Prize 2014, University Art Gallery, Newcastle, 2014.
Fremantle Arts Centre Print Award, Fremantle Arts Centre, 2013.
The Hutchins Art Prize, The Long Gallery, Salamanca Place, Hobart, 2013.
Where There is Water, Lake Macquarie City Art Gallery, 2012.
Salad Days: National Art School Artists in Residence, NAS Gallery, Sydney, 2008.
Folio 20, Marianne Newman Gallery, Sydney, 2008 / SCA Galleries, Sydney College of the Arts, Sydney, 2007.
The Capitals Project: Sydney / Seoul, Han Jun Arts Center, Seoul 2007.
SCA Postgraduate Degree Show, Sydney College of the Arts, Sydney, 2006.
Books 06: 10+Beyond, Noosa Regional Gallery, 2006.
Libris Awards, Artspace Mackay, 2006.
Books 05: Image as Text as Image, Noosa Regional Gallery, 2005.
Books 03: Watermarks, Noosa Regional Gallery, 2003.
Informé, The Australia Centre, Berlin and the Australian Embassy, Paris, 2003.
Reasons to be Cheerful... Part 2, Damien Minton Gallery, Newcastle, 2002.
Books by Artists, Damien Minton Gallery, Newcastle, 2002.

Education

Ph.D. Sydney College of the Arts, University of Sydney, 2007.
B.V.A. (Honours), Sydney College of the Arts, University of Sydney, 2003.
B.V.A. University of Newcastle, Australia, 1996.

Grants

New South Wales Artists’ Grant, 2015.
University Postgraduate Award (University of Sydney), 2003.
Northern Cultural Skills Partnership (UK), Busary, 2001.

Awards

Winner - Ursula Hoff Institute Award, Geelong Print Prize, 2015.
Winner - Non-Acquisitive Prize, Fremantle Arts Centre Print Award, 2013.
Winner - Acquired, Manly Library Artist’s Book Award, 2011.
Winner - First Prize, BSG 2010 Works on Paper Prize, 2010.
Winner - Acquired, Southern Cross University Acquisitive Artist’s Book Award, 2005.
Judges’ Commendation - Friends of UoN Prize 2014, University Art Gallery, Newcastle, 2014.
Finalist - Australian Print Triennial Prize, Mildura, 2015.
Finalist, - Fremantle Arts Centre Print Award, 2015.
Finalist - Burnie Print Prize, Burnie Regional Art Gallery, 2015.
Finalist - The Hutchins Art Prize, 2013.
Finalist - The Hutchins Art Prize, 2011.
Finalist - Fremantle Arts Centre Print Award, 2010.
Finalist - Fisher’s Ghost Art Award (Open), Campbelltown Arts Centre, 2010.
Finalist - Libris Awards, Artspace Mackay, 2010.
Finalist - The Hutchins Art Prize, 2005.

Collections

National Library of Australia.
State Library of New South Wales
Geelong Gallery.
Burnie Regional Art Gallery.
State Library of Queensland.
Southern Cross University.
Manly Library.

Residencies

Visiting Artist: National Art School, Sydney, 2007.

Employment

Lecturer, Printmedia, University of Newcastle, 2015 - present.
Associate Lecturer, Printmedia, University of Newcastle, 2014.
Casual Lecturer, National Art School, Sydney, 2010.
Sessional Lecturer, Sydney College of the Arts, University of Sydney, 2003 - 2010.
Visiting Artist, National Art School, Sydney, 2007.
Consultant and Facilitator, Books.07, Noosa Regional Gallery, 2007.
Casual Technical Supervisor, Sydney College of the Arts, University of Sydney, 2003-2004.
Gallery Attendant, Newcastle Art Gallery, 2001.
Administrative Assistant, [a-n] Magazine, The Artists’ Information Company, U.K., 2000 - 2001.

Authored Publications

'Fumbling Hands and Phantom Limbs: The Photograph, the Hand, and the Artist's Book,' Journal Of Artists' Books: 39, 40-43.
'A Book for My Guide: The Artist's Book and the Exploration of Memory',
in Borders & Crossings: the Artist as Explorer: Impact 8 International Printmaking Conference Proceedings, ed. by Harrison PL, Shemilt E, Watson A. (Dundee: Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design, 2014), pp. 69-73.
'Untying the Knot: Memory and Forgetting in Contemporary Print Work', in Intersections and Counterpoints Proceedings of Impact 7, an International Multi-Disciplinary Printmaking Conference, ed. by Morgan, L. (Melbourne: Monash University Publishing, 2013), pp. 81-87.
'Luminous Matter: Recent Work by Mirabel Fitzgerald', Imprint: The Journal of the Print Council of Australia, 48:2 33-33, 2013.   
'Books.07 at Noosa Regional Art Gallery', Imprint: The Journal of the Print Council of Australia, 42:2, 27-27, 2007.         
'Frequencies Collide: Recent Work by Pia Larsen', Imprint: The Journal of the Print Council of Australia,
41:1, 4-5, 2006.     'An Open Book: The Artist's Book and Palimpsestic Space', in Palimpsests: Transforming Communities, ed. by Gerbaz A, Mayes (Perth: Curtin University, 2005), pp. 3-20.       
'Neil Emmerson - (penance)', Imprint: The Journal of the Print Council of Australia,
37:4 5-5, 2002.