CV

Solo Exhibitions

Oct 2014 The Coptic Liturgy of St Philip 107 Projects, Sydney
Jun 2013 The Coptic Liturgy of St Philip Colour Box Studio, Melbourne
Jun 2013 Do you know Phil Soliman? First Site Gallery, Melbourne
Feb 2013 Plato’s Rave part of the Mardi Gras Cultural Festival, Gaffa Gallery, Sydney
Sep 2012 Our love is underlined Brunswick Street Gallery, Melbourne
Feb 2012 The Interior Orchestra part of the Midsumma Festival, Brunswick Street Gallery, Melbourne
Nov 2011 Blow Up Sol Monstrosity Gallery, Sydney
Jan 2011 Surface Data part of the Midsumma Festival, Hogan Gallery, Melbourne
Jun 2010 Believe You/Me Monstrosity Gallery, Sydney
Jan 2010 The Universe is made of nothing space|space, Sydney

Selected Group Exhibitions

Sep 2015 Cuddly Terror – Queer Video and Performance Art Monstrosity Pop Up, Sydney
May 2014 Close Encounters, Bankstown Arts Centre, Sydney
Jan 2014 
Qubed part of the Midsumma Festival, Hare Hole, Melbourne
Sep 2013 OHGOD with Coalesce Arts Collective, curated by Phil Soliman, Hare Hole, Melbourne
Sep 2013 Fear with Coalesce Arts Collective, curated by Phil Soliman, D11@Docklands, Melbourne
Aug 2013 Ascend/Descend with Coalesce Arts Collective, Johnson Manor ARI, Melbourne
Jul 2013 Present Present Present Colour Box Studio, Melbourne
Jun 2013 Border Crossers with Coalesce Arts Collective, Brunswick Arts Space, Melbourne
Apr 2013 The Coptic Liturgy of St Philip Gossard Project Space, RMIT
Jan 2013 Energy from Stillness Midsumma Curated Exhibition, Red Gallery, Melbourne
Nov 2012 Do you know Phil Soliman? with The Librarians artist collective, Monster Valley Gallery, Auckland
Oct 2012 Interpretations of Intimacy with Coalesce Arts Collective, Open Space Gallery, Melbourne
July 2012 I know Gossard Project Space, RMIT
Apr 2012 TMI3372249 Gossard Project Space, RMIT
Jan 2012 Urban in Colour Midsumma Curated Exhibition, 69 Smith St Gallery, Melbourne
Sep 2011 Uncanny Valley part of the Sydney Fringe Festival, Hardware Gallery, Sydney
May 2011 Modern Windows part of the Head On Photo Festival, Monstrosity Gallery, Sydney
Mar 2011 Cut and Paste Polymorph Gallery, Sydney
Dec 2010 Creature Feature Monstrosity Gallery, Sydney
Aug 2010 Almost Famous Artists Tap Gallery, Sydney
May 2010 Portraits Monstrosity Gallery, Sydney

Employment | Education | Experience

2014
Editor, production assistant Filmotion Productions, Sydney
Resident artist & grant recipient Bankstown Arts Centre, Sydney
Assistant camera, stills photographer “John Frum” project, Vanuatu with Polemic Media, New York

2013
Master of Fine Arts with Distinction, RMIT
President of Coalesce Arts Collective
Member of The Librarians Artist Collective
Teacher of graphic design and photography, RMIT
Grant recipient RMIT Link Individual Project Grant

2010 – 2012
Director & Curator Monstrosity Gallery, Sydney
Program Director of the Woolloomooloo Festival on Wheels, Sydney
Resident Artist First Draft Depot, Sydney
Photographer for the Growing Up in Woolloomooloo
exhibition of paintings by local indigenous youth for NAIDOC Week

2009
Graphic Designer at Intimation Creative, Edinburgh
Volunteer Production Assistant at C Company, Edinburgh for the Edinburgh Fringe Festival

2007-2008
Director, interviewer and editor at Cazzofilm, Berlin
Volunteer Gallery Assistant at AA Galleries, Berlin

2007
Travels through China & Egypt

2005
Arts tutor for Waverly Action Youth Services, Sydney,
art classes for young people recovering from mental illness

1999-2002
Bachelor of Arts (Multimedia), Charles Sturt University (Wagga Wagga)

1981-1999
Born and raised in Sydney’s Western Suburbs